nicole formichetti thierry mugler rumour.jpgFollowing Gareth Pugh's denial that he will be Thierry Mugler's next creative director, comes the latest candidate.

Whispers are doing the rounds that Lady Gaga's stylist, Nicola Formichetti, is in talks to take over the reins of the Parisian fashion house.

f true, he replaces Rosemary Rodriguez, who was the former artistic director at the label, and who departed in 2008. Thierry Mugler is set to be on the hunt for a hot stylist, if they went with Formichetti, it would be his first design role in ready-to-wear.