Posts tagged "designer"

NYFW Day 1: All Our Favorite Shows (In GIFs!)

Welcome to our 2013 NYFW coverage! We’ve got all the latest from the shows — and have curated some our favorite looks from the top designers. Up first, Gwen…

Julie Gerstein | September 5, 2013 - 12:28 pm

Greg Chait Has A Great Beard And Is Also The Vogue Fashion Fund/CDFA Winner

Greg Chait is the dude behind the menswear label The Elder Statesman, and he’s also the latest Council of Fashion Designers of America Vogue Fashion Fund winner. Chait’s label is…

Julie Gerstein | November 14, 2012 - 2:40 pm

Betsey Johnson Before She Was Betsey Johnson

Betsey Johnson has been around for a long ass time. Here she is in 1966, checking out models in her studio (Betsey is seated on the left), looking the picture…

Julie Gerstein | November 3, 2012 - 4:00 pm

Katie Holmes Will Show At Fashion Week

What a difference a week makes. Less than seven days ago, Katie Holmes was in the throes of announcing her divorce from Tom Cruise. But now? She’s focused on fashion.

Julie Gerstein | July 5, 2012 - 11:20 am

Her 12 Best Looks: Fan BingBing

Fan BingBing is a major star in her native China, where she’s managed to eek out a dual career as both a film star and a pop singer. That means…

Julie Gerstein | June 26, 2012 - 3:00 pm

10 Pairs Of Really Ugly, Super Expensive Designer Pants

As wise poet and personal role model LuAnn deLesseps once crowed — actually she autotuned it — “money can’t buy you class.” Money also can’t buy you style, as evidenced…

Julie Gerstein | May 3, 2012 - 10:00 am

Sustainable Style: The Fine Folks Of Feral Childe

Feral Childe is the creation of bicoastal design team Moriah Carlson and Alice Wu. They make simple, comfortable clothing in amazing fabrications, often creating clothes out of their collaborative drawings.

Julie Gerstein | April 24, 2012 - 3:00 pm

Betsey Johnson Is Getting Her Own Reality Show

Hold on to your sparkles, Betsey Johnson, fashion’s original wild child, is primed to get her own reality TV show on the Style Network later this year. Tentatively titled “Betsey…

Julie Gerstein | April 20, 2012 - 3:40 pm

Jimmy Choo Honors 90-Year-Old Iris Apfel — With A Stiletto

Iris Apfel is the grand dame of quirky, eccentric style. And luxury shoe maker Jimmy Choo wanted to honor Apfel’s signature look by designing a shoe after her. Dubbed the…

Julie Gerstein | March 14, 2012 - 8:30 am

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Jonathan Saunders, The New British Fashion Council/Vogue Fashion Fund Winner

Jonathan Saunders was chosen as this year’s BFC/Vogue Designer Fashion Fund winner, and will receive £200,000 cash prize. He’ll also be able to take advantage of top tier mentoring opportunities…

Julie Gerstein | February 5, 2012 - 10:00 am

Christian Dior’s “New Look” In A New Book

Designer Christian Dior helped revolutionize fashion with his “New Look,” which refined women’s dressing after World War II, ushering in an era of luxurious refinement. A new collection from Rizzoli…

Julie Gerstein | November 28, 2011 - 1:20 pm

“Mad Men”‘s Kiernan Shipka Makes Her Own Clothes

So, aside from getting to play future-lesbian (we think, anyway) daughter Sally Draper on “Mad Men,” the extremely articulate and thoughtful Kiernan Shipka has a couple other tricks up her…

Julie Gerstein | June 23, 2011 - 10:20 am

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

Quotable: Marc Jacobs Takes A Brain Vacation With The “Jersey Shore”

“Recently I watched every episode of ‘Jersey Shore”s first season. I don’t know if it was any good and I certainly didn’t learn anything, but it was definitely hypnotic and…

Bianca Posterli | July 20, 2010 - 12:40 pm

One Dress, 3 Covers, Big Drama

Miu Miu has some explaining to do. Somehow, the exact same dress from the Fall 2010 runway just appeared on the three different magazine covers, meaning the editors at British…

Bianca Posterli | July 19, 2010 - 3:10 pm

What’s On Your Fashion Bucket List?

After seeing the film “The Bucket List,” I got to thinking about everything I want to accomplish while on this earth. Skydiving, seeing all the wonders of the world, living…

Bianca Posterli | July 16, 2010 - 4:20 pm

Return To The ’50s With Janie Bryant’s “Mad Men” Style

While you wait for Don Draper’s cigarette-smoking, alcohol-swilling hotness to return, the costume designer for “Mad Men” devised a solution to cure your withdrawal. After dressing Joan, Betty, and the…

Bianca Posterli | July 9, 2010 - 4:40 pm

“Eat, Pray, Love”‘s Excessive Sartorial Attention

I’ll admit it. I was a HUGE fan of Eat, Pray, Love when the book was originally released, and even suggested it to all of my girlfriends, aunts, cousins, and…

Bianca Posterli | July 6, 2010 - 3:10 pm

Fashion Designers, There’s An App For That

For parents of aspiring designers, get out your iPhone. Style Studio Fashion Designer is the newest fashion app and is perfectly appropriate for younger designer wannabes, allowing the future Alexander…

Bianca Posterli | June 20, 2010 - 12:30 pm

A Good Designer Can Make A Dress Out Of Anything

For those of you who simply throw away your candy wrappers, then for shame. You’re simply not being creative enough. One recycling happy designer found inspiration in an unlikely source–the…

Bianca Posterli | April 23, 2010 - 12:50 pm
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