The Roundup: February 15

The Roundup: February 15

THE MOST IMPORTANT NEWS OF THE DAY, THROUGH THE LENS OF V

 

THE MOST IMPORTANT NEWS OF THE DAY, THROUGH THE LENS OF V

 

Last year, Uniqlo announced that UK Muslim Designer Hana Tajima would be releasing a more conservative collection for their customers. The news made waves across the internet and throughout Southeast Asia where the collection was originally released. Well, the designer is collaborating with Uniqlo again and this time Tajima's second spring collection will also be available in the United States too. The spring collection launches on February 26 through Uniqlo's online store. (via Fashionista)

Disney sent out a press release and announcement video today giving Star Wars fans more details about the filming that begins this week for Star Wars Episode VIII. The biggest news? V favorite Laura Dern, Benecio del Toro, and Kelly Marie Tran have all joined the cast in unspecified roles. It's only been three months since the release of Episode VII, but the casting news in today's announcement video has us already counting down the days until Episode VIII.

(via Forbes)

More and more music artists continue to pay tribute to David Bowie in honor of his life and career. The most recent addition? Beck and the surviving members of Nirvana. The musical artists came together to perform Bowie's . The Man Who Sold The World” at Clive Davis annual pre-gala Grammys show last night. Check out their performance in the video above.

(via Pitchfork)

Beth Ditto's new plus line collection finally comes out today! Beginning with a t-shirt design collaboration with Jean Paul Gaultier and then starring in Marc Jacobs Spring  16 campaign, Ditto's next career move is her new self-titled collection. The clothes will introduce 21 different and unapologetic designs for the fashion-oriented plus sized woman ranging from U.S. sizes 14-25. You can now purchase clothing on bethditto.com, selfridges.com, or in-store at Sefridges. (via Vogue)

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