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The Playboy Bunny, Couture Style

It seems that the Playboy Club is enjoying something of a renaissance. First, there’s the sure-to-be-a-hit NBC show, “The Playboy Club,” debuting this fall, which takes place in the swinging…

Julie Gerstein | May 31, 2011 - 4:40 pm

Does This Mean We’ll See Heidi Montag At Couture Shows?

Fashion gods, help us. Heidi Montag has decided to share her plans for a fashion line with the world, and it’s a bit worse than expected. Not only does the…

Bianca Posterli | February 22, 2010 - 7:50 pm

Can Couture Ever Get Hip And Modernized?

The problem with couture has existed pretty much since its inception. How much do we value fashion as an art, and at what point does couture’s importance cease if it…

Leonora Epstein | January 29, 2010 - 6:00 pm

Score: Chanel-Esque Silver Tights For Under $10

As we bask in the afterglow of couture fashion week, we can’t stop obsessing over Lagerfeld’s massively triumphant Chanel collection. Those classic, pastel suits — mousse pinks and baby blues…

Erin Flaherty | January 28, 2010 - 3:50 pm

Well, There’s An Idea

The young French couturier Alexis Mabille sent models with hair color blocked to match his dresses down the runway. The question is, would this work on the realway? We just…

Erin Flaherty | January 28, 2010 - 1:40 pm

Hair Model Citizen: Someone Needs A Root Touch-Up

Today at Dior’s spring 2010 couture collection, John Galliano channeled an exaggerated version of the Gibson Girls (not to be confused with those ladies of the Golden variety). By the…

Erin Flaherty | January 25, 2010 - 8:30 pm

A Look At Jane Aldridge’s And Other Debs’ Crillon Ball Gowns

Once a year, the crème de la crème of international teenage society gets invited to the fancy Crillon Ball in Paris. It’s a debutante ball, so the focus, of course,…

Leonora Epstein | November 24, 2009 - 9:00 pm

White Eyeshadow Provides Instant Rest For The Weary

During the recent couture week in Paris, designer Elie Saab showed an entirely white collection, which included matte ivory eyeshadow surrounding the models’ eyes. Sure, they looked a little like…

Catherine Strawn | July 15, 2009 - 2:20 pm

Dimetto Ads Offer Caps For Your … Crotch?

While hats are known for cleverly covering bald spots, in these Dimetto ads, they’re full on bush blockers. Click after the jump to see the full shebang. Who knows if…

Simcha | July 15, 2009 - 10:00 am

Is Fashion Art? (Margiela Couture Makes Us Wonder)

LA Times blogger Elizabeth Snead has a bone to pick with Maison Martin Margiela’s couturiers. She writes:”The oceans are dying, children are suffering around the world, the ozone is disappearing,…

Erin Flaherty | July 8, 2009 - 5:20 pm

The Daily Squeeze: Miley Cyrus Nude, Christian Syriano For Eloise, And Mirrors

Miley Cyrus, whose album Breakout is released today, supposedly wants the lead role in the film version of Allison Burnett’s novel Undiscovered Girl, which would almost certainly involve nudity. That…

Catherine Strawn | July 22, 2008 - 12:00 pm

What People Are “Too Busy” For This Week

Poor oranges. They’re delicious, but they can be a little messy, and for the third year in a row, orange consumption has fallen, according to a Reuters article. A survey…

Catherine Strawn | June 3, 2008 - 1:30 pm