Former Vogue France editor Carine Roitfeld is set to launch her new magazine CR Fashion Book, the $15 biannual is more like a book than a magazine with beautiful pictures, shot by all of the best photographers. Roitfeld celebrated her magazine launch in the most high fashion way with a glamourous black tie affair at The Fritz on East 70th in NYC.
Kate Upton will grace the first issue’s cover. On the cover Kate holds a four baby ducklings. On a separate cover there is a little girl holding a baby, the title of the issue is “rebirth.” Rebirth” is said to referring of Roitfeld’s new role as grandmother. The magazine will only present editorials and feature stories, there is also an accompanied website. The website will be updated with Roitfeld’s favorite fashion trends, fans of French Vogue will love the new website. This is Roitfeld’s first project since leaving French Vogue in January of 2011.
The launch is going to be subject of a documentary Mademoiselle C. Roitfeld’s black tie party was attended by the who’s who in fashion, models including Karlie Kloss and Bar Refaeli, and high end designers such as Alexander Wang. The magazine will be on newsstands September 13th with daily updates on Roitfeld’s website.