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Link Buzz: See New Dior Spring 2014 Campaign Images; More NastyGal Knockoffs?; Gwen Stefani Has Reinvented the Pant

Image: Dior

Image: Dior

It's the first Monday of 2014 and we're one month away from New York Fashion Week. If you've been tuned out of the fashion cycle for the past couple weeks, welcome back and brace yourself: This isn't a slow news day. 

  • Several new ads from the Dior Spring 2014 campaign emerged online over the weekend. (Catch up on all other recently released campaigns here.)  [Forums]

  • Carolina Herrera has decided to remain at Lincoln Center for now, despite her earlier remarks that the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week venue has become overly commercial. [WWD]

  • However, two other important NYFW designers and Lincoln Center critics, Diane Von Furstenberg and Michael Kors, have announced that they're headed to Spring Studios in Tribeca. [WWD]

  • Karen Elson and Liz Goldwyn have launched their Vintage Vanguard collection on Moda Operandi. [Behind-the-scenes video / Moda Operandi trunkshow]

  • NastyGal is in trouble again, accused of copying Grey Ant's sunglasses design. [TheFashionLaw]

  • The fashion industry loves Gap's new creative director, Rebekka Bay. [BusinessOfFashion]

  • And the business world loves Angela Ahrendts, the former Burberry CEO who recently moved to Apple to head retail. [FastCompany]

  • Would you wear clothing to thwart facial recognition technology? [i09]

  • These bedazzled Abercrombie & Fitch jeans have found their market, apparently. [FabSugar]

  • T mag editor-in-chief Deborah Needleman interviews the iconic Iris Apfel about her illustrious life in fashion. [T Magazine]

  • Gwen Stefani has joined forces with 7 For All Mankind founder Michael Glasser on a new line of non-denim pants. [WWD]