Posts tagged "anna wintour"

“The September Issue”: Like “The Devil Wears Prada” But Mostly Real

ICON. LEGEND. FEARED. REVERED. ANNA F**KING WINTOUR, begins the trailer for The September Issue. (Well, minus "f**king," but we totally wouldn't have been shocked.) Watch it now and tell us what your favorite bit was in the comments. I was partial to Andre Leon Talley lamenting the "famine of beauty" towards the end. And Anna…

By: Lily Q / June 25, 2009

Anna Wintour Won’t Put Rihanna On A Vogue Cover After Leaked Nudie Photos

It's no secret that Vogue editor-in-chief Anna Wintour is the Darth Vader of fashion. (Remember that "60 Minutes" segment where she fessed up to telling Oprah to drop twenty pounds for her 1998 Vogue cover and then called chubby Minnesotans "little houses.") But Anna has reached a whole new level of meaniness. According to Rihanna'…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / May 29, 2009

Maybe It’s Not A Bad Thing Anna Wintour Suggested Oprah Lose Weight

Hear us out. We can see your fingers poised over the "comment" button already! Allow us to make a case for the argument that maybe it wasn't such a thing for Anna Wintour to suggest Oprah lose weight before she ended up on the cover of Vogue:…

By: Jessica Wakeman / May 21, 2009

Quick Pic: Anna Wintour Brings Her Signature Style To Ballet Gala

Designer dress? Check. Perfect hair? Check. Sunglasses? Check. Fur? Check. Anna brought everything to the American Ballet Theatre Spring Gala. [NYC, 5/18/09]…

By: Catherine Strawn / May 19, 2009

Five Lessons We’ve Learned From Anna Wintour

We've been on the fence about Anna Wintour and her persona, wondering whether she puts on a bitch front because she can. However, after seeing her speak last Tuesday and watching the "60 Minutes" special and its outtakes, the Vogue editor-in-chief has our respect. And, she's taught us a few valuable lessons that explain and…

By: Catherine Strawn / May 19, 2009

Anna Wintour Responds To Being Called A “Cold Bitch”

"60 Minutes" devoted a 13-minute segment to profiling Anna Wintour, editor-in-chief of Vogue, this weekend. Journalist Morley Safer described Wintour as "a name that strikes terror in some, loathing in others, and transforms some into obsequious toadies." Not that his observation is incorrect, but, geez, what a way to introduce someone. It didn't stop there.

By: Jessica Wakeman / May 18, 2009

Behind The Scenes At Vogue With Anna Wintour

We normally don't have plans on Sunday night, but this week, we're booked. At long last, the Anna Wintour "60 Minutes" segment will air on CBS at 7 p.m. ET. Recently, Anna has been opening herself up to the public much more than usual. Not only is "The September Issue" documentary being released this September,…

By: Catherine Strawn / May 14, 2009

The Way Anna Wintour Sees Fashion …

"As you see, fashion means different things to different people." —Anna Wintour responds to PETA members who yelled at her during a talk last night at the 92nd Street Y in New York City. [NY Mag]…

By: Leonora Epstein / May 13, 2009

Style Buzz: Stop Looking In My Chanel Bag, Bitch!

We love clear accessories, but this Chanel bag is ridiculous. [My Fashion Life] Lindsay Lohan's self-tanner, Sevin Nyne, debuts next month and counts caramel, sugar, coconut, Chardonnay and goji berries amongst the ingredients. So if it doesn't turn you Lilo Orange, at the very least you can expect to smell like one very weird bag…

By: Jessica Wakeman / March 12, 2009

Five Things To Know About White House Social Secretary Desiree Rogers

Desirée Rogers, 49, is the White House social secretary and a longtime friend of President and Michelle Obama. This former Chicago business executive and fashion lover is bringing fun to the White House. After the jump, a primer on this smart and stylish woman.

By: Catherine Strawn / February 27, 2009

Are Plus-Sized Woman Finally Acceptable Fashion Icons?

Vogue editor-in-chief Anna Wintour is not known for loving larger women. In fact, she even got Rodarte designers Kate and Laura Mulleavy to see a trainer and go on a diet for a story in the magazine's April 2008 issue. But it seems as though Wintour is changing her tune. The British, Grammy-nominated singer Adele

By: Catherine Strawn / February 3, 2009

Quickies!: Vogue Trashes Sienna Miller, Oscar Movies Leaked Online, & NeNe And Kim Are BFF’s Again

The new documentary "The September Issue" follows Vogue editor Anna Wintour as she completes an issue of the magazine while trashing its cover girl, Sienna Miller. [Perez Hilton] Public proposals seem really awakrd. And restaurateurs, maitre d's, chefs and waiters agree that it is a bad idea. [Dear Sugar] A ladies man explains why he'd…

By: Annika Harris / January 23, 2009

Ring, Ring, Anna Wintour Is Calling

If those Rachel Zoe ringtones weren't enough to satisfy your fashion-for-your-phone appetite (or if they weren't compatible with your iPhone), now you can get Anna Wintour and André Leon Talley on your cell, thanks to Cityfile. The Vogue editor-in-chief gives you style advice: "Jeans and T-shirts can be equally fashionable as an Oscar de la…

By: Catherine Strawn / January 8, 2009

Does Vogue Need A Makeover?

Over the past few months, the rumor mill has been churning out gossip about Vogue editor in chief Anna Wintour being replaced. While Condé Nast, which owns the magazine, has denied this, many are taking the opportunity to criticize the magazine. In Thursday's New York Times, fashion critic Cathy Horyn writes that the magazine ha…

By: Catherine Strawn / January 2, 2009

Where the Girls Aren’t: Vanity Fair’s New Establishment Doesn’t Include Many Women

Vanity Fair has posted the latest version of its annual New Establishment list. But, hey! Where are all the women? Out of the 100 moguls, entertainers, and businessfolk who made the list as the top 100 "leaders of the information age," just how many are women? A whopping nine. Who are they, you ask? Oprah…

By: Susannah Breslin / September 16, 2008

Vogue Italia’s “Black Issue” Is A Success, But What Will Its Impact REALLY Be?

If you haven't heard already, the July issue of Italian Vogue was unprecedented. All the models in it were black. Amidst the buzz that followed, the much-hyped "Black Issue" became such a popular success that distribution was increased by 40-percent, an amazing feat. Some (including me) saw the concept -- race as an "issue" --…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / August 12, 2008

The Daily Hotness: Rafael Nadal

I could honestly not give a poop about tennis, but I did go to a US Open game once and it was kind of amazing how hushed the crowd gets during a match -- you can hear a pin drop, not to mention every grunt out of the players' mouths. Anyway, I was kind of…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / July 7, 2008

Stylist To The Stars Set To Become One Herself

She has a long list of celebrity clients, a book out, a bitter diva battle with Vogue’s Anna Wintour, and now fashionista Rachel Zoe is about to take on television. The lean, mean stylin’ machine has been criticized for promoting tanorexia [Not to mention anorexia. -- Editor], but now Bravo is going to let you…

By: Simcha / April 16, 2008

Thoughts From Guys On Our IM: Toe Cleavage

Holy controversy Batman! I am an unabashed lover of toe cleavage -- that little to major peek of toe that sometimes shows in low-cut high heels -- and usually prefer a little cleave rather than none at all. But I was surprised to discover that there are people out there who are avidly opposed to…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 18, 2008
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