"This is a tribute and an homage," Miksche said. "We like her and we want our users to make her look beautiful and fashionable."
So where were one of the editor's best-known accessories, her sunglasses? Miksche paused. "We'll have to fix that." Within the hour, fast fashion being a rather literal term in the digital world, sunglasses had been duly added.
— Irin Carmon
NEW HIRES: Esquire has raided Condé Nast for its two latest fashion and retail advertising hires: Louis Coletti comes from Men's Vogue to serve as international fashion and specialty retail director, and Randi Siegel, formerly of House & Garden, has been appointed American fashion and retail director. Esquire's ad pages were down 2.1 percent in 2007, though next year's 75th anniversary should provide plenty of selling opportunities.