Vogue Editor Doesn’t Like it When Men Dress Up

By: Julie Gerstein / July 3, 2011

“I dislike men in fashion. I don’t like it when a man dresses as a fashionista. I don’t think it’s attractive at all. Women in fashion, on the other hand, are very attractive. Women can always make you dream.”
Vogue Italia editor Franca Sozzani, expressing yet another one of her controversial opinions on all… More »


Russia’s Little Rich Kids

By: Julie Gerstein / July 3, 2011

Photographer Anna Skladmann’s new book, Little Adults, gives us a peak inside the secret, privileged world of some of Russia’s wealthiest children. Kids like Vadim, pictured here, in bowtie and peacoat, enjoying the view from his terrace in Moscow. Says Skladmann: “Vadim asked me how many photos I was planning to shoot, and I answered… More »


Everything You Hate About Your Friends In Art School, Distilled Into One Viral Video

By: Jessica Wakeman / July 3, 2011

 

Artist Charlotte Young knows you find her and her kind a bit insufferable. (Actually, anyone whose CV can be summed up by saying “My dad bought me a MacBook Pro” is annoying.) [YouTube via Gawker]… More »


Coney Island Hot Dog Eating Contest Establishes Women’s Table

On July 4, the world’s finest female competitive eaters will declare their independence.

For the first time ever, top-ranking female hot dog eaters will have the table to themselves in a women-only competition at the Nathan’s Famous International Hot Dog Eating Contest in Coney Island, N.Y.

Though many see competitive eating… More »


Do Not Want: Linda Farrow + Jeremy Scott’s Hands “Sunglasses”

By: Kamilah Black / July 3, 2011

Linda Farrow is known for taking eyewear to … different places. Now she has teamed up with American designer Jeremy Scott to create the most ridiculous and pointless pair of (non) sunglasses we’ve ever seen. Why opt for shades with UV protectant lenses when you can just cover half your face with a giant pair… More »


Inspiration Board: “The Talented Mr. Ripley”

By: Annika Harris / July 3, 2011