Why Tessa Thompson Is a Stylish Name to Know Right Now

Erin Fitzpatrick

On your radar: Actress Tessa Thompson’s star is most certainly on the rise. You may recognize her from Selma, but now you can catch her alongside Sylvester Stallone in the buzzy boxing drama Creed, which comes out tomorrow. She had some wise words to say about the movie industry in her chat with Vanity Fair: “People can say acting isn’t rocket science and it’s not curing cancer,” Thompson told the magazine. “But I think film and art really do shape us in ways that we can’t even connect to sometimes or even understand.” [Vanity Fair]

Burberry news: Now’s your chance to get your hands on limited-edition Burberry. The brand has created a gorgeous printed wool-cashmere poncho that will be available to shop on its website starting this Friday. Better hurry—it will only be offered in limited quantities. [Burberry]

Hollywood collab: In honor of its 100th anniversary, Salvatore Ferragamo has created a special capsule collection. Designed by the creative director of Aquazzura, it includes 12 chic styles that will be available at the end of November. [WWD]

L.A hot spot: Song of Style’s Aimee Song spilled to MyDomaine about all her favorite L.A. haunts, from her hair salon of choice to her go-to gym. [MyDomaine]

DIY photo shoot: Byrdie challenged model Erin Heatherton to direct her own editorial story and create her own beauty looks. The resulting photos are, of course, straight-up stunning. [Byrdie]

Amazing sale alert: One of our favorite bloggers, Vanessa Hong of The Haute Pursuit, is hosting a big Black Friday sale this weekend: 20% off with the code blackfriday20. We're obsessed with her new collection of faux furs, plus her minimalist jewelry is ultra-chic and easy to wear. [THP]

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