12/02/2013 12:39 EST | Updated 02/01/2014 05:59 EST

Zappos Couture names Andre Leon Talley as its artistic director

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Zappos' luxury arm is tapping Andre Leon Talley to serve as its artistic director.

Zappos Couture, which sells high-end footwear, clothing, handbags and other items, said Monday that Talley will help to create digital and editorial content and consult on new brands.

Talley is the former editor-at-large for Vogue magazine. He is currently international editor-at-large for Russia's Numero magazine.

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