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Shop The NYFW Trend: 13 Ways To Get Your Gingham On

Gingham was a big component in Diane Von Furstenberg’s NYFW runway show this week, and while her designs won’t be available until spring 2015, there’s no reason why you can’t rock the hell out of some gingham now. Here are 13 pieces to start with…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 8, 2014

The Best Of NYFW: Diane Von Furstenburg Goes Gaga For Gingham & Colorful Accents

When I think of gingham, I envision picnic blankets and pizza parlor tablecloths and 1950s’ school girls — I don’t think of ass-kicking lady bosses with six-figure salaries and about as many boytoys. But that is exactly what the gingham — accented with splashes of bright colors and island-perfect prints — at Diane…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 8, 2014

Sorry, But There’s No Age Limit To Going Topless

Fashion mogul Diane von Furstenberg told NYMag.com’s The Cut that women over a certain age should not go sans shirt. The site asked what she thought about Instagram’s policy on female nudity, which has been debated heavily lately after Scout Willis went topless in New York to protest the app’s banning of female breasts. Read more on The Gloss…

By: The Gloss / June 5, 2014

Fashion Week Poll: Wanna Get Wild?

Okay, it’s official. Diane von Furstenberg has had the very first NYFW collection where I’ve loved EVERY single piece.

Maybe it’s because I’m super into animal prints right now or because the radio has been playing Katy Perry’s “Roar” every five fucking seconds, but DVF’s safari-themed pieces are just what the doctor…

By: Katie Oldenburg / September 9, 2013

New York Fashion Week Day 5: Victoria Beckham, Catherine Malindrino, Tracy Reese & More!

We had a bit of catching up to do after the weekend, so today we’re showing you Christian Siriano, Victoria Beckham, Catherine Malandrino, Ostwald Helgason, Diane von Furstenberg and my personal fave, Duro Olowu. So many shows, so little time! Check out all the collections after the jump!

By: Julie Gerstein / September 10, 2012

NYFW Backstage Beauty: Dramatic Eyes

I love Fashion Week, and I love runway show beauty, but not all of it is accessible. It’s not unusual for the makeup at some shows (see: red eyes at 3.1 Phillip Lim) to be utterly ill-advised when taken out of context. I believe that beauty is incredibly personal, and for that reason “runway beauty…

By: Rachel Krause / February 16, 2012

New Rules: Young Models Will Be Carded From Now On

The fashion industry says it’s going to be carding its youngest charges from now on and young models under 16 won’t be allowed to walk in fashion shows anymore. According to Council of Fashion Designers of America head Diane von Furstenberg, girls will be required to carry ID showing proof of age. The measure i…

By: Julie Gerstein / September 1, 2011

Ask The Man Panel: Diane Von Furstenberg’s Purple People Eaters

These Diane von Furstenburg pants are really, really high-rise. And also really, really purple. Are they the definition of man repellent? Well…

By: Julie Gerstein / June 11, 2011

Frisky’s Top 12 eBay Finds Of The Week

This week’s eBay finds feature dresses from Mary-Kate and Ashley, colorful ceramic pieces, and even a little Rodarte action. Check out our fabulous finds after the jump!

By: Julie Gerstein / April 14, 2011

Diane Von Furstenberg Hates “The Real Housewives”

“You know what I don’t like right now about women in America? I don’t like when they are objectified in ‘The Housewives of Miami’ and ‘The Housewives of’ … you know? What I resent is when women are objectified. … I just want every woman to know that they can realize their potential — but…

By: Jessica Wakeman / March 15, 2011

Industry Report: Karl’s Rumored Chanel Departure (Again), DVF’s Makeup, And Prada’s Poor

Diane von Furstenberg just announced that she’ll be launching a new fragrance, cosmetics, and skin care line this year. We predict punchy colors will reign. [Elle UK]
Rumor has it (again) that Karl Lagerfeld will retire from Chanel in 2012 and that he’ll “stage a massive, never-before-seen, no-expense-spared farewell.” [Fashionologie]
Prada is apparently $1.4 billio…

By: Leonora Epstein / October 10, 2010

Limited-Edition DVF Camera On AHALife … Wait, What Is AHALife?

Cameras and social networking go hand-in-hand. Both make it possible to take your friends on your journey with you, even if they’re across the country. But for some moments of creativity or inspiration, a simple smartphone camera just won’t do. Instead, you need something that packs a stylish technological punch. Enter Diane Von Furstenberg’s limited-editio…

By: Annika Harris / September 24, 2010

Not A Joke: Diane Von Furstenberg Designs Hospital Gowns

Can you make a stay in the hospital fashionable? Diane von Furstenberg was willing to try when the Cleveland Clinic enlisted her expertise to redesign the classic hospital gown. In classic DvF style, she slapped an iconic print on her design, made them reversible, and incorporated a wrap construction (of course). The design also doesn’t…

By: Leonora Epstein / September 8, 2010

Sleepover In Diane Von Furstenberg’s Room!

The lady who gets to stay in the Diane Von Furstenberg-designed suite at Claridge’s hotel in London is one lucky girl. DVF just unveiled her creation and it’s pure Furstenberg class, filled with deco-inspired furniture, a regal marble fireplace, and the designer’s iconic prints in a myriad of splashy colors. In the bathroom: DVF bathrobes,…

By: Leonora Epstein / July 18, 2010

Should Fashion Knockoffs Be Illegal?

Over the weekend, a fashion industry caucus called the “Congressional Apparel Manufacturing and Fashion Business Caucus” was approved in Washington, DC. Boring though the name may be, the things they’d like to get done are actually pretty cool. Aside from the expected aim of curtailing design copying and counterfeiting, the caucus will also focus o…

By: Lily Q / March 31, 2010

Diane Von Furstenberg’s Female Empowerment Playlist

Diane on Furstenberg wants to help you celebrate International Women’s Day on March 8. Not only is she handing out “DVF Awards” to inspirational women this month, but she’s also created a compilation of tunes performed by awesome, empowering ladies. DVF Presents … “Proud to Be Woman” features songs from Tegan & Sara, Estelle, Mary

By: Catherine Strawn / March 3, 2010

Today’s Lady News: Diane Von Furstenberg To Award Inspirational Women

Designer Diane Von Furstenberg has announced she will be giving “DVF Awards” to inspirational women in a ceremony on March 13. Four winners will receive prizes of $50,000 to fund their humanitarian efforts for women in places like Afghanistan and Haiti. [Women’s Wear Daily]
Deputy leader of the Labour party in the U.K., Harriet Harman,…

By: Jessica Wakeman / February 10, 2010

Using A Flat Iron To Make Waves? Inconceivable!

Here’s a beauty riddle for you: How can you get a wavy hairstyle using a straightening iron as your main tool? (Cue “Jeopardy” music.)

Stumped? Look to Diane von Furstenberg’s runway hairstylist Orlando Pita, who created this romantic, wavy-crimped ‘do for her spring 2010 show. The process is surprisingly easy. Using a mister to…

By: Leonora Epstein / January 28, 2010

Style Buzz: Diane Von Furstenberg Goes Home & Doin’ It Simcha-Style

Everyone’s favorite designer, Diane von Furstenberg, is finally, at long last, launching a home line. Swoon. [ShelterPop]
Our Simcha talks about her majorly hawt personal style and signature red lips. [Blog & Save]…

By: Erin Flaherty / January 25, 2010

Mean Mugger Gets Diane von Furstenberg

Evidently, there is a Spanish mugger who doesn’t have proper respect for the wrap dress. While she was enjoying a day of museum-hopping in Madrid, Diane von Furstenberg got mugged. “I just got robbed in the street in front of the Thyssen museum … My wallet, cash and all my credit cards!!” she tweeted. “I…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / October 27, 2009
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