‘The Great Gatsby’ movie already setting trends
Baz Luhrmann’s “The Great Gatsby” hasn’t even opened and it’s already inspiring product tie ins and TV events. Scott Fitzgerald himself shopped, worked with the movie to create signature pieces for the lead actors. You can purchase certain styles featured onscreen, like a $200,000 headpiece in platinum, pearls marc jacobs and diamonds worn by Daisy or a $550 daisy ring spo marc jacobs rted by Gatsby, as well as pieces inspired by the movie.
Book cove marc jacobs r accessories: The classic cover by Francis Cugat for the original 1925 edition of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s novel, one of the most famous jackets ever, has a moody blue skyline overlooked by a pair of eyes and red lips floating in the heavens. It appears on a collection of T shirts, iPhone cases, tote bags and notecards from Out of Print, which specializes in products bearing classic book covers.
Movie tie in paperback: A new edition of the book (Simon Schuster, $15) puts Leonardo DiCaprio and the cast on the cover and some literary fans don’t like it much. The iconic 1925 cover version has been soaring in sales recently, as the New York Times reports, and a cover battle is beginning, with some stores carrying both or just the original, while Walmart will have only the movie tie in.
Redford a marc jacobs nd Farrow on Blu ray: The new Blu ray edition of 1974’s “The Great Gatsby” features Robert Redford and Mia Farrow as the star crossed lovers of the book.