Posts tagged "fashion design"

Today In Sad Fashion News: Betsey Johnson’s Liquidation Begins

A couple weeks ago we read that favorite fashionista Betsey Johnson declared bankruptcy, and was forced to shut down many of her stores. Cuts were made to her design team…

Julie Gerstein | May 11, 2012 - 1:40 pm

Calvin Klein Talks About Being Discovered

“My first real job was designing coats and suits for a company that was run by a man whose name was Dan Milstein … I decided that while I was…

Julie Gerstein | October 23, 2011 - 9:00 am

An Outfit Made From Chocolate Chain Mail

First thoughts upon seeing this gladiator outfit made entirely out of 300 pieces of chocolate: 1) That looks repulsively sticky and uncomfortable and oh, God, the melting in the sun!

Julie Gerstein | October 19, 2011 - 3:40 pm

Emma Watson Is The Latest Celeb Turned Designer

Now that the “Harry Potter” kids no longer have a bazillion dollar franchise to support, Emma Watson has got some free time, and it seems she’s opted to pick up…

Julie Gerstein | July 25, 2011 - 6:20 pm

Lanvin’s Girls Make Fighting Look So Good

Behold! The Lanvin Spring/Summer 2011 campaign video, with beautiful models in Alber Elbaz clothes languishing, frolicking and fighting, and looking deadly glamorous while doing so.

Julie Gerstein | June 8, 2011 - 5:40 pm

Don’t Pee Where You Dress

See this lovely white party dress? Coveting the full skirt and plunging collar? Well not so fast! This gorgeous garment was made from 530 TOILET SEAT COVERS. The toilet seat…

Julie Gerstein | April 13, 2011 - 10:20 am

The Case For Letting Kids Just Be Kids: Cecilia Cassini

Meet Cecilia Cassini, the youngest fashion designer in the country, and perhaps one of the most terrifying children we’ve ever seen. Listen as the 10-year-old talks about her…

Julie Gerstein | November 16, 2010 - 3:40 pm

Unfogging The Fashion Future

A recent New York Times article stated that for every step fashion step forward, fashion took three steps back. This theory got me thinking, is it true that every new…

Ali Jawin | July 7, 2009 - 11:45 am

Amy Winehouse To Make 2009 Comeback As A Fashion Designer?

Looks like Amy Winehouse may have that 2009 comeback we were hoping to see, after all…but as a fashion designer, not a singer. The Sun reports that Amy blurted out…

Wendy Atterberry | January 5, 2009 - 6:00 pm

Hey, What’s It Like Being A Lingerie Designer?

Would you take your clothes off for Kathryn Hull? The budding twenty-something designer of Deshabille Lingerie sits down with The Frisky to discuss who’s wearing her panties, creative freedom, and

Natalie Krinsky | April 10, 2008 - 1:00 pm