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Need Another Online Shopping Site? Maybe.

Between Gilt Groupe, ideeli, Rue La La, and The Outnet, the web is clogged with newsletters, online shopping sites, and exclusive deals, but pretty soon another one will be added…

Bianca Posterli | June 3, 2010 - 6:50 pm

Central St. Martins Grads Go For Crazy And We Like It

The school year is coming to an end, and 40 students graduating from Central St. Martins in London showed off their designs. The clothes may look more prepared for the…

Lily Q | June 2, 2010 - 7:45 pm

Your Favorite Fashion Designers Show How They Decorate Their Homes

If you weren’t already jealous of designers’ aesthetic abilities when it comes to creating clothes, you’re certainly going to be envious of their interior design skills and massive pads. The…

Bianca Posterli | June 1, 2010 - 7:15 pm

Quotable: Marc Jacobs Is Tortured, Attracted To Yellow

“I’m as tortured as ever, I see my shrink once a week, have all the same mood swings, I can sit there the night before a show and think, ‘What…

Leonora Epstein | May 30, 2010 - 12:00 pm

Olivier Theyskens To Design A Line For Theory

Olivier Theyskens, the long-haired fellow who used to be head designer at Nina Ricci, is designing a capsule collection for Theory. Theyskens has a habit of designing some rather gorgeous…

Lily Q | May 27, 2010 - 8:45 pm

Alexander McQueen Successor Found In Sarah Burton

After Alexander McQueen’s death, some feared the label would fall into disrepair in the absence of its founder and creative chief. Fear not, McQueen fans, Gucci Group has named Sarah…

Lily Q | May 27, 2010 - 5:20 pm

Can Giles Deacon Save Emanuel Ungaro?

After appointing the train wreck that is Lindsay Lohan to be artistic director, the people behind Emanuel Ungaro have come to their senses. Now, rather than banking on tacky celebs,…

Lily Q | May 25, 2010 - 8:15 pm

Designer Devi Kroell Leaves Her Own Label

After founding a company that bears her name and spending six years developing the brand, Devi Kroell is leaving … sort of. Devi will no longer be CEO but she’ll…

Bianca Posterli | May 23, 2010 - 8:00 pm

Quotable: Alber Elbaz Explains His Feelings Toward Celebrity Designers

“I feel that some celebrities think that because they are famous, they can do fashion. Imagine if I want to be now a dancer. Trust me, I can’t. I can’t…

Bianca Posterli | May 23, 2010 - 12:00 pm

Does Tommy Hilfiger’s Comeback Mark The Return Of Americana Fashions?

Maybe it’s just my generation, but I don’t ever remember a time when Tommy Hilfiger was considered cool. I was aware that in the not-too distant past, TH designs were…

Leonora Epstein | May 17, 2010 - 7:15 pm

Get To Know Lilly Pulitzer, The Princess Of Preppy

After reading the New York Times’ recent “Critical Shopper” piece on Lilly Pulitzer, it occurred to me that unless you were raised in a privileged household on the Eastern seaboard…

Erin Flaherty | April 7, 2010 - 2:50 pm

Frisky Rant: Please Shush During Fashion Shows!

First of all, let’s get one thing straight. Designers work for months on their collections, searching for inspiration, creating looks, and pouring their hard work into the clothes shown to…

Bianca Posterli | February 20, 2010 - 5:00 pm

Watch Fashion Shows From The Comfort Of Your Couch

As of today, Fashion Week is officially underway, but with the snow and cold temperatures, getting around in New York City is simply treacherous. This weather makes you want to…

Bianca Posterli | February 11, 2010 - 3:40 pm

The Hottest Designers Of Fall Fashion Week: A Cheat Sheet

February 11th marks the kick-off of fall fashion week, but with almost 100 shows no one has the time (or energy) to see them all. NBC put together a list…

Lauren Panariello | February 4, 2010 - 12:30 pm

Tory Burch Helps American Women Start And Develop Businesses

Last week at an event introducing Tory Burch’s eyewear line, Annika and I had a chance to talk to the designer herself. While it was interesting to hear about the…

Catherine Strawn | November 20, 2009 - 4:20 pm

Let’s Hear It For The Ladies!

For seemingly inexplicable reasons, the fashion industry has always been a bit of a boy’s club, despite the fact that women are the main consumers. But Sarah Mower of the…

Bianca Posterli | October 28, 2009 - 8:00 pm

Giles Deacon: The Next Big Thing?

Giles Deacon is now officially one of those “ones to watch.” Fashion insiders swoon over him, and the designer gained quite a bit of recognition last year at London Fashion

Leonora Epstein | October 10, 2009 - 4:00 pm

Are Certain Fashion Designers & Companies Boob Friendly—And Others Not?

This past weekend I was telling a friend that I was headed to J.Crew this week to try to on wedding dresses. I know without trying one gown on, with…

Nina Carbone | August 3, 2009 - 6:10 pm

Imagine Your Floor Covered In Tory Burch and Peter Som

No, we’re not referring to all those dresses and tops and pants you have laying on your bedroom floor—more like a designer piece that’s actually supposed to be there. The…

Nina Carbone | July 24, 2009 - 3:40 pm

Love Nest: Is That Chair Proenza Schouler?

Attention, Proenza fans: Fashion It duo Lazaro Hernandez and Jack McCollough have come out with a textile collection for interiors mega-company Knoll that’s dark and dramatic—and mostly, it seems, inspired…

Nina Carbone | July 22, 2009 - 11:10 am