loose threads

Diane Von Furstenberg Debuts Her Childrenswear Line; Pippa Middleton Skied a Marathon in Sweden

• Pippa Middleton completed a 56-mile-long skiing marathon over the weekend, raising money for charity. Just after she’d finished, some totally random (creepy) guy kissed her on the cheek. [HuffPo]

Diane Von Furstenberg launched her new childrenswear line for GapKids in Los Angeles over the weekend. Hollywood moms including Molly Sims, Milla Jovovich, and Jessica Capshaw attended. [Stylefile]

• Victoria Beckham covers the new issue of Madame Figaro, and tells the magazine we’ll “never see her wearing Uggs.” (Except that one time in 2010.) [Red Carpet Fashion Awards]

• If you’re feeling a bit tired from all the fashion week craziness, it could just mean your aura has become weak and detached. [Vogue]

• LVMH poached Prada’s chief operating officer, Sebastian Suhl. As of today, he’ll be Givenchy’s new CEO. [WWD]

• Alexa Chung will host this year’s Scottish Fashion Awards. [InStyle]

• Karolina Kurkova celebrated her 28th birthday with a pajama party. [Page Six/NYPost]

• As part of the Marni for H&M collection, Marni designers created a special line of hats to be sold exclusively on Marni.com. [Teen Vogue]

• President Obama attended a fund-raiser hosted by Tory BurchMichael Kors, and James LaForce in New York last week. [WWD]

• Take a look inside Yigal Azrouël’s studio. [Refinery29]

• Benetton proceeds with its delisting plans. [WWD]

DVF Debuts Childrenswear; P-Mid Skis a Marathon