Posts tagged "donna karan"

Behind The Scenes & On The Runway With Donna Karan

Get an "at the show" look at the new DKNY Fall 2013 collection in this awesome video, featuring Shay Mitchell, Victoria Justice and Ms. DKNY herself, Donna Karan. Probably the next best thing to going to the show, we say. Viva la NYFW!

By: Julie Gerstein / February 11, 2013

Oh Lovely, Donna Karan’s New Ads Treat Native People Like Props

Donna Karan spent some time in Haiti after the country's devastating earthquake in 2010, so she was moved to base her latest advertising campaign there.  “Bringing awareness to Haiti has become a personal passion,” said Karan in a release. “For Spring, it was also my creative inspiration, bringing my two worlds together. This campaign, shot…

By: Julie Gerstein / December 16, 2011

Donna Karan Auctions Off Internships To Rich Kids

You've got five more days to pay $3,000 for a week-long internship in Donna Karan's PR department, get going! If that sentence sounded a little off to you, you're not alone. Designer Donna Karan is auctioning off a short-term internship and we find that a little gross, elitist, etc. The only saving grace is the…

By: Lily Q / March 26, 2010

Christina Ricci Has Sartorial Schizophrenia

Donna Karan heard that viral videos are really popular with the kids these days, so she hired Sting's son to make a two-minute movie starring Christina Ricci and a handbag, then released it to the wilds of the internet. Er, sorry Donna, we're not sure this has what it takes to be the next Susa…

By: Erin Flaherty / December 18, 2009

Donna Karan’s Infinity Dress Looks Endlessly Confusing To Put Together

Most of the time convertible fashion makes a splash for its novelty factor, but then disappears because really, are you that into pants that turn into shorts with the pull of a zipper? (Please say no.) Yet Donna Karan seems to have invented the ultimate convertible garment—behold the Infinity Dress, a jersey number with some…

By: Leonora Epstein / November 19, 2009

Do You Speak Fashion? Let Us Translate.

When it comes to highbrow fashion, even we get a bit lost when it comes to reading the obtuse critiques of fashion journalists or hearing the vague, but supposedly deep, inspirations from designers. Today, the Guardian proudly calls out the incoherent information fashion designers spit out to "explain" their collections. And quite rightly, seeing a…

By: Leonora Epstein / October 15, 2009

Who’s The Ultimate Style Game Changer?

Right now, The Huffington Post is all about the game changers. From politics to the green movement to the entertainment world, Huff Po has their focus on individuals who are using their creativity to alter the way everyone looks at the world. Now it's up to you to pick the one person who's changed the…

By: Bianca Posterli / October 10, 2009

WWWD “Man Issue” Disses Shia’s Package, Tells How To Turn On Donna Karan

Know what 54-year-old designer Donna Karan loves? "Music, DJin', dancing, partys going out!" She's also a fan of "just having a laugh and having it easy no worries!" Or so says the most recent issue of Women's Wear Daily parody WWWD. In their Man Issue, released this week, WWWD delves into deep issues ranging from…

By: Lily Q / July 6, 2009

Major American Designers Pissed At Michelle Obama For Not Picking Their Clothes

Michelle Obama could only continue as everyone's favorite woman for so long. An itty bitty backlash against the First Lady has begun, and it stems from her fashion choices. Last week, in a WWD article, designer Oscar de la Renta lashed out against Michelle's clothing choices: American fashion right now is struggling. I think I…

By: Catherine Strawn / April 8, 2009

Fashion Week: Herve Leger, DVF, DKNY

So many fashion shows, so little time. This weekend there were even more runway runaways, with everyone from Diane Von Furstenberg (one of our overall favorites -- I am even wearing a thrifted dress of hers today) to William Rast (that's Justin Timberlake's clothing line) showing in NYC. After the jump, are some of our…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 8, 2008

Spring Trend We Can Get Behind: Full Skirts

There’s one thing Donna Karan, Louis Vuitton, Christian LaCroix, and Alexander McQueen agree on for spring: fabulous full skirts. While high-waisted jeans may still cause us to cringe at the mom factor, high-waisted skirts can make any woman look like a pin-up girl. Since the feminine silhouette of the skirt naturally blossoms at the bottom,…

By: Simcha / March 20, 2008