A very exciting rumour for a Thursday afternoon - is Tom Ford the next in line to design a range for H&M? Blogs and forums are already urging readers to stake their tent poles on the pavement in anticipation of what would surely be the high street highlight of 2011.
Tom Ford's debut womanswear collection launched to huge critical acclaim at New York fashion week in September. Since then, magazines have been clamouring to get hold of samples and it is set to be one of the most covetable labels for next season.
In a week that also sees the Valentino for Gap project hit stores this Saturday and Karl Lagerfeld's line for US store Macy's, it seems no-one is above rolling up their sleeves and designing for the masses. If we could put in a request for Celine...?