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The Outnet to Offer Same-Day Delivery; Kate Upton Wouldn’t Give the White House Food an A+

Kate Upton for <em>The Daily Dan</em>
Kate Upton for The Daily Dan Photo: Gilles Bensimon

• Part two of the Museum at FIT’s exhibit “Fashion, A-Z” opened yesterday. [Style.com]

• Come June 14, the Outnet.com will offer same-day delivery, seven days a week, in Manhattan, Queens, and Brooklyn for $25 — but “that doesn’t include a tip to the delivery man.” [WWD]

• Of the White House Correspondents’ dinner, Kate Upton told The Daily Dan: “It was a lot of fun. Obama was hilarious. I wouldn’t give the food an A+, but it was pretty good.” [Daily Front Row]

• And now, Phillip Lim on the duchess of Cambridge: “Kate Middleton is gorgeous — that killer body, it’s like a body of death! So I think it would be easy to dress her. She’s so elegant; she carries herself in a way that goes beyond clothing.” [Grazia]

• Karl Lagerfeld posed for the July issue of Vogue Japan alongside images from “The Little Black Jacket,” now an exhibit featuring 113 celebrities and models wearing the Chanel staple. [Fashion Gone Rogue]

• Today’s Franca Sozzani blog post is titled: “Why is it still so difficult to have black models on the runway?” Bet you didn’t see that one coming. [Vogue.it]

• Louis Vuitton launched its first made-to-order handbag shop in the U.S., in its Fifth Avenue flagship. [WSJ]

• Versace is in expansion mode, with plans to open new stores in New York’s Soho neighborhood, Los Angeles, Greater China, Southeast Asia, Milan, and the Middle East. But the company does not have plans to go public anytime soon. [WWD]

Outnet’s Same-Day Delivery; Kate Upton’s Food