The day's top five stories in fashion news.
⋅ Suit man Joseph Abboud has been tapped by Men's Wearhouse as Chief Creative Director. Best of luck Mr. Abboud, and please try to spice up our nation's largest, baggiest menswear retailer. (WWD)
⋅ Gentlemanly polka dots: yay or nay? You decide, but Complex has rounded up the ten best pieces of the moment. (Complex)
⋅ Auf Wierdersehen Mr. Kors, there's a sassy new judge in town; Project Runway has confirmed Zac Posen as a judge for next season. (Fashionista)
⋅ You've got to love Givenchy's timing. Their new campaign has been revealed, and it features a positively divine Mariacarla Boscano holding a (Christlike?) child. Tisci's artist buddy Jared Buckhiester will appear in the men's campaign (see images above). (WWD)
⋅ Need help rediscovering the lost art of letter writing? Or a gift for someone who needs a few pointers? Pick up the new line of mad-lib stationery by fashion editor, party boy, and all around gentleman, Derek Blasberg. Opening Ceremony launched with a posh tea party at the St. Regis. (Opening Ceremony)