Posts tagged "fashion"

Fashion Blog Launches #NoMoreTerry Campaign To Stop Hiring Terry Richardson

Fashion blog OMG That Dress has launched a campaign called #NoMoreTerry to boycott brands (cough Marc Jacobs cough) and publications (cough Vogue cough) that hire photographer Terry Richardson, who has repeatedly been accused of sexually abusing young women. #NoMoreTerry comes just days after former model Charlotte Waters, 24, outed herself to Vocativ as the Reddit poster who…

By: Jessica Wakeman / March 13, 2014

Damn, Girl: Torrid Unveils New Plus-Size Swimsuit Collection Starring Model Georgina Burke

Ladies, this is not your mother's plus-size swimsuit catalog. First of all, the suits are sexy, flattering, and in no way resemble a waterproof muumuu. Second of all, Torrid has unveiled the first "official face" of the brand, plus-size model Georgina Burke, and she is absolutely stunning. She's also an outspoken advocate for more body…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / February 13, 2014

Model Takes A Break From Kicking Cancer’s Butt To Get Back In Front Of The Camera

25-year-old Elly Mayday had a thriving career in Canada as a plus-size model, and it seemed like nothing could slow her down until last summer, when she started feeling ill. "I was told it was a cyst so many times," she says, "and I just knew deep down in my heart that there was something…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / January 24, 2014

The 8 Weirdest Fashion Show Moments Ever

A few weeks ago, guests at Dolce and Gabbana's show for Milan Men's Fashion Week got an eyeful when a male streaker jumped on the runway. The naked prankser, who was wearing only his red sneakers, gallivanted onto the runaway after the designers' final bow until he was caught by security. According to reports, attendee…

By: Erica Boorstein / July 6, 2013

Watch Top Models Play Parisian Prostitutes In This Louis Vuitton Short Film

Fashion loves anything that straddles the very fine line between what is provocative and what is tasteless, and of course that includes romanticizing the blackened underbelly of society. If you don't believe me, please consider the "heroin chic" phenomenon of the mid-nineties. (Also, consider the unsettling existence of a wikiHow article called "How to be

By: Rachel Krause / March 12, 2013

An Imagined Conversation With This Model

Me: Excuse me, you've got a little something on your chest. Model: Oh, could you get it off? What is it? Me: Well it appears to be an entire tree branch...

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / March 7, 2013

Model Cara Delevingne Trademarks Her Name, Will Plan Run For Office Next

Love her or loathe her (and some people do), there's no denying that Cara Delevingne is fashion's "It" model du jour. The 20-year-old debutant known for her devilish bushy eyebrows and lineage as pure as the driven snow — her grandfather is Sir Jocelyn Stevens, publishing magnate and former chairman of English Heritage — first…

By: Rachel Krause / February 26, 2013

Happy 39th Birthday, Kate Moss! We’re Celebrating You With GIFs

The long-standing baddest bitch in the game turns 39 today. That means she's been in the business for 20 years, which is about four times as long as the average model. It's easy to see why Kate Moss has had such a lasting effect on the fashion world: it's got as much to do with…

By: Rachel Krause / January 16, 2013

Vogue Italia Features First Asian Cover Model

Fei Fei Sun, a strikingly beautiful Chinese model who has appeared in campaigns for Calvin Klein and Louis Vuitton, made history this week when she became the first Asian model to appear alone on the cover of Vogue Italia. To Fei Fei, I say "Congratulations!" To Vogue Italia, I say, "About damn time!" Click on the…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / January 8, 2013

Meet Casey Legler, The Female Artist Working As A Male Model

Andrej Pejic, the androgynous, biologically male beauty who rose to notoriety as a working female model, ushered in the changing tides of a new non-gender conformative face to fashion. Cast in editorial and runway positions that were previously only filled by women, he became the singular poster child for a generation unencumbered by the trapping…

By: Rachel Krause / November 25, 2012

10 Model Inner Monologues From London Fashion Week

Man, I thought New York Fashion Week had some zany looks on the runway, but the designers across the pond just might have us beat. Click through to check out 10 crazy outfits from London Fashion Week (including a few that are NSFW-ish), and what we can only assume the models must be thinking while…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / September 21, 2012

Fashion Mag Tries “Real People,” Goes Back To Featuring Models

German fashion magazine Brigitte got caught up in the "real women" craze a couple of years ago, and instituted a "no models" policy on its pages. It was a bid to appeal to the not-stick-thin real world, where women, you know, eat. But three years after creating the policy, the magazine is abandoning it, claiming…

By: Julie Gerstein / September 6, 2012

Style Stealer: Jessica Hart Takes A Stylish City Walk With Puppy Floyd

Jessica Hart is best known in the modeling world for her trademark gap teeth, her laid-back Australian style, and oh, the notorious bar brawl that involved boyfriend Stavros Niachros getting a fist to the face and left friend Prince Pierre Casiraghi with a broken royal jaw. Fun times with models, royals, and Greek shipping heirs!

By: Rachel Krause / September 1, 2012

Who Are The 10 Models With The Most Vogue Covers To Their Name?

This year's September issue of Vogue is, for lack of a better word, epic. It's, like, 1,000 pages, 600 of them ads, and not one of which includes a beauty spread. (I mean, come on, that's why I buy these damn magazines.) What it does include is an exhaustive history lesson in all things Vogue,…

By: Rachel Krause / August 30, 2012

Tom Ford Gently Reminds Gisele Bundchen That She Won’t Be Beautiful Forever

“This sounds negative, but when you’re considered one of the most beautiful women in the world, it’s very, very hard when that starts to slip away. It’s hard to feel good about yourself when people react to you differently. And, Gisele, I hope you’re not reading this, because it’s going to sound so negative but…

By: Rachel Krause / August 22, 2012

Love It Or Leave It: Heidi Klum’s A Wild Cat In Leopard Print

As Julie has previously mentioned, leopard print is tough to get right, but it can definitely be done. I think Heidi Klum looks pretty amazing here (I mean, she's Heidi Klum, so not looking amazing would be a much more difficult endeavor), although I could do without the ruffle hem, and the black leather belt…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / August 18, 2012

Style Stealer: Helen Svedin’s Cool Color Combo

Model Helen Svedin caught our eye with this simple, colorful summer outfit she sported on a shopping trip in Madrid. That pink dress and teal purse are totally to die for, right? We've got all the pieces to recreate her look, and the best part? Nothing's over 100 bucks. Shopping details after the jump!

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / August 5, 2012

Don’t Show-cha Your Chocha: eDressMe Edition

In my weekly search for Don't Show-cha Your Chocha candidates, eDressMe is a frequent source of inspiration. This online boutique is either experiencing a severe fabric shortage or just generally confused about the definition of the word "dress." Either way, I thought it was time to honor eDressMe's chocha-showing efforts, so I put together a…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / July 6, 2012

Style Cues: Miranda Kerr

We've stolen Miranda's style on countless occasions, so it's high time we start taking notes on the components that comprise her best looks and go from there. When the model mom is photoshoot-ready, she definitely looks the part, but on her off days she has the most uncanny way of dressing just like your super-stylish,…

By: Rachel Krause / July 2, 2012

Kate Moss Talks Jamie Hince, Undone Flies, And Her New Dog In Grazia

The elusive Kate Moss rarely does interviews, but on the off occasion she does, she manages to give some pretty entertaining sound bites. In an interview with Italian fashion weekly Grazia, the British supermodel discussed her frequent wardrobe malfunctions, her husband's say in her sartorial choices (he likes her when she's a "rock 'n' roll…

By: Rachel Krause / June 13, 2012
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