One of Acne Papers previous launch parties saw stilt-walkers, masked gospel singers and tuxedoed umbrella attendants revel in spectral candle light at Christ Church in Spitalfields, East London. Last night, the cult Swedish magazine brought its hip, happening road show to no loftier a setting than the Ritz Hotel in Paris.
There, guests including Alexa Chung (wearing head-to-toe Chanel couture), artist Francesco Vezzoli, Anna dello Russo, Hamish Bowles and Delfina Delettrez Fendi toasted Issue 12. Violinist Charlie Siem gave a virtuosic recital over the buzz of conversation about the Christian Dior show from earlier that afternoon. And everyone in the courtyard clinked Champagne glasses. To couture, darling, to couture...More