Posts tagged "alexander mcqueen"

About Those Alexander McQueen Armadillo Shoes

Over at The Daily Beast, Rebecca Dana declares Alexander McQueen’s so-called “armadillo shoes” the “it” shoe of the season. We’ve written about these 10-inch heels from McQueen’s spring 2010 collection…

Susannah Breslin | February 8, 2010 - 2:20 pm

“America’s Next Top Model” Winner Lands Real Fashion Campaign

Fashion insiders (and savvy reality TV watchers) know that for all the delish ridiculosity that is “America’s Next Top Model,” most of these girls are never gonna make it in…

Erin Flaherty | January 27, 2010 - 2:10 pm

The Fashion Peacekeepers: Ashley Olsen’s Gothic Chic

Sometimes we feel like Us Weekly‘s “The Fashion Police” and other similar style critics can be a tad harsh. Also, they tend to have these really boring, conservative styles and

Lauren Panariello | January 22, 2010 - 6:50 pm

New Alexander McQueen Ads Feature Snakes On A Model

Gah! It’s the new ad campaign for Alexander McQueen’s spring/summer 2010 collection. Starring Raquel Zimmermann and shot by Nick Knight, the image joins the models-lying-down trend with a nod (as…

Susannah Breslin | January 22, 2010 - 4:40 pm

Models Refused To Walk In Alexander McQueen Shoes

The Alexander McQueen shoe saga continues … apparently once a few models — including huge names like Sasha Pivovarova and Natasha Poly–saw the crazy heels, they turned down the opportunity…

Leonora Epstein | December 22, 2009 - 6:15 pm

Alexander McQueen’s Crazy Shoes Are Hot Items?!

If conceptual fashion is wearable art, then the runway is the museum it stays in. Some designers present collections with saleability in mind; others like to make a point by…

Leonora Epstein | November 12, 2009 - 4:20 pm

Lady Gaga Wants To Write A Bad Romance

In her latest video, “Bad Romance,” Lady Gaga prances around, actin’ a fool, in a bunch of weird outfits. In other words, same stuff, different song. Fashion-wise, the Lady…

Susannah Breslin | November 11, 2009 - 7:10 pm

Ever Bought Shoes You Couldn’t Walk In?

I very recently bought a pair of Christian Louboutin heels for $85 at a sample sale—ah-mazing deal, right? Well, turns out, not so much. They’re a size too small and…

Nina Carbone | October 28, 2009 - 7:50 pm

Jean Paul Gaultier Is Designing For Target!

It’s official. Jean Paul Gaultier has signed on as the newest Target Designer Collaborator, inciting gasps and breathless moments from fashion lovers all over. He’s the third designer to take…

Bianca Posterli | October 20, 2009 - 6:30 pm

How Far Is Too Far When It Comes To Designer Knockoffs?

Leave Alexander McQueen alone! Sheesh, can’t the guy get a break? First Lady Gaga had to mess up his Fashion Week glory; now Steve Madden is all up in his…

Leonora Epstein | October 8, 2009 - 2:39 pm

What You Missed: Lady Gaga’s “Bad Romance” Premiere At Alexander McQueen

As we reported yesterday, Alexander McQueen’s big live-streaming fashion show was ruined by Lady Gaga when she let it slip on Twitter that her new single, “Bad Romance,” would…

Leonora Epstein | October 8, 2009 - 1:40 pm

Lady Gaga Ruins Alexander McQueen’s Live Stream!

Alexander McQueen was all set to revolutionize insider-y Fashion Week by broadcasting his spring/summer 2010 runway show live on the web. The fashion blogs were psyched, and so were we.

Leonora Epstein | October 7, 2009 - 2:20 pm

Quick Pic: Hobbled Models At Alexander McQueen

One of the many insanely sky-high shoes — supposedly, the heel is 10 inches — at Alexander McQueen’s aqua-themed runway show. [10/6/09, Paris]…

Susannah Breslin | October 7, 2009 - 11:10 am

Alexander McQueen Show Live Streams Today

In just an hour, fashion designer Alexander McQueen will be live streaming his spring/summer 2010 collection online. Seeing as McQueen is a master of the runway spectacle — previous…

Susannah Breslin | October 6, 2009 - 3:20 pm

Will Fashion Become Virtual For The Masses?

Fashion Week is a generally an invite-only occasion. Shows like Marc Jacobs are impossible to get in to even for celebrities, and the lines for the chicest parties are astronomically…

Bianca Posterli | September 23, 2009 - 7:30 pm

Style Buzz: French Threads At Urban, Nintendo’s Fashion Game, And Phelps’ Junk

Paul & Joe’s third collection for Urban Outfitters just hit stores—It’s cute and cheaper than the last, with items available for $30. [LA Times]
Charlotte Ronson and Nintendo have teamed…

Leonora Epstein | September 10, 2009 - 5:30 pm

The Bag Everyone’s Making A Big Old Fuss About This Fall

We’ve already discussed The Shoe that we non-famous people are going all bats**t crazy over, but here’s The Bag of the season, according to Alexander McQueen’s Twitter feed and, um,…

Erin Flaherty | September 10, 2009 - 1:20 pm

Alexander McQueen Is On Twitter!

The clouds have parted, the sun has emerged, and the heavens are singing. The world’s greatest fashion designer (in my — totally correct — opinion), Alexander McQueen, is now on…

Susannah Breslin | September 3, 2009 - 1:50 pm

Are Gay Designers Responsible For All Of Fashion’s Problems?

It’s hard not to hate Perez Hilton. Dude can be a real d-bag. So, when Jezebel blogger Tracie Egan wrote on her own blog that she’s not nervous about Hilton’s…

Lily Q | August 14, 2009 - 4:15 pm

Rihanna’s Layered Look: Too Much Or Just Right?

Can we raise our hands for too much? We’re all about taking fashion risks here at The Frisky, but like the legendary soap opera, they must be bold and beautiful.

Zandile Blay | July 24, 2009 - 4:20 pm