JENNA LYONS IS LEAVING J. CREW

Jenna Lyons has been the face of J. Crew for over 26 years. That is like a lifetime in the fashion industry. But after almost 3 decades at the label she will be stepping away. CEO Mickey Drexler agreeing with the decision stating  “it was time for a change”. Lyons joined J. Crew in 1990 and has recently been serving as the brand’s president and de facto face of the company. It’s no secret that J. Crew has been struggling to find its place among the fast fashion brands. Somsack Sikhounmuong who has served as head of women’s design has been immediately promoted to chief design office effective immediately.