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Anne Hathaway Apologizes For Her Valentino Oscar Snub

Anne Hathaway owed someone an apology regarding her appearance on Oscar night (and no, that “someone” isn’t all of us after we were forced to stare at what appeared…

Rachel Krause | March 2, 2013 - 2:00 pm

This Week In Style: Moncler Boss Accused Of Stealing Salvador Dali Painting

Well, that’s one way to get fired: Phivos Lampros Istavrioglou (what a name), the head of international relations at French fashion brand Moncler, has been accused of one major…

Rachel Krause | February 23, 2013 - 2:00 pm

This Week In Style: Allison Williams Signs On With Simple Skincare

It was only a matter of time before Allison Williams landed herself a beauty contract. British import Simple skincare, which offers products formulated for sensitive skin, has tapped the…

Rachel Krause | February 8, 2013 - 8:30 am

This Week In Style: VS Angel Gets Hit With A $3 Million Lawsuit

Constance Jablonski, a Victoria’s Secret Angel and the face of Estée Lauder cosmetics, is in big legal trouble to the tune of $3.3 million for violating her three-year contract…

Rachel Krause | January 19, 2013 - 2:00 pm

This Week In Style: Is The Kate Middleton Effect Waning?

Apparently, the “Kate Effect” that has consumers scrambling to purchase clothes spotted on Kate Middleton isn’t all it’s cracked up to be: the Duchess’s penchant for wearing past-season items…

Rachel Krause | January 11, 2013 - 10:00 am

This Week In Style: Alexander Wang Replaces Ghesquière At Balenciaga

Well, that was fast: just weeks after beloved Balenciaga designer Nicolas Ghesquière departed the brand, Alexander Wang (shown here with Carine Roitfeld) has been placed as the head designer.

Rachel Krause | December 8, 2012 - 2:00 pm

H&M Announces Clothing Exchange Program

Starting in February of next year, when you bring in a bag of old clothes to H&M, the company will recycle them for you and you’ll be rewarded with a…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | December 7, 2012 - 8:30 am

This Week In Style: Illamasqua Launches An Offensive Blackface Ad

When will everyone everywhere finally catch on to the fact that blackface is never, under any circumstances, a good idea? Makeup brand Illamasqua is the latest to make the…

Rachel Krause | December 1, 2012 - 2:00 pm

This Week In Style: Fashion Types Get The Mini-Me Treatment

To celebrate the new and improved relaunch of high fashion voyeur heaven The Coveteur, the people behind the site cast a band of child actors as notable fashion people,…

Rachel Krause | October 28, 2012 - 9:00 am

This Week In Style: Too-Skinny Minnie Makes Waves

The latest Disney star to come under fire isn’t Miley Cyrus or Demi Lovato — nope, it’s Minnie Mouse, who’s stirring up controversy over her gaunt appearance in this…

Rachel Krause | October 20, 2012 - 2:00 pm

This Week In Style: French Vogue’s Carine Roitfeld Goes To Harper’s Bazaar

Despite having just launched her new magazine last month, Carine Roitfeld has signed on as Global Fashion Director for Harper’s Bazaar. The former Vogue Paris EIC will produce “limited…

Rachel Krause | October 11, 2012 - 4:40 pm

Court Ruling Protects Louboutin’s Fancy Red Soles

Thanks to Christian Louboutin’s lawsuit, today we all have the chance to read a very serious court ruling in which a judge makes reference to that ubiquitous and kind of…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | September 7, 2012 - 2:20 pm

John Galliano Sues The House Of Dior For $18.8 Million

Last year’s anti-Semitism scandal saw John Galliano ousted unceremoniously from both Christian Dior and his own eponymous label, but there are two sides to every story, which may have something…

Rachel Krause | August 30, 2012 - 4:40 pm

FIT Museum Exhibition To Examine “Queer Style” And Influence In Fashion

If you were ever uncertain about the overwhelming influence of homosexual men in fashion, well, you probably don’t know much about fashion. Some of the most recognizable names ever to…

Rachel Krause | July 14, 2012 - 2:30 pm

Calling All Aspiring Fashionistas: Get Thyselves To Condé Nast College, Stat

Every girl with aspirations of high fashion and even higher heels has their sights set on Condé Nast, and why shouldn’t they? It’s the stuff of “The Devil Wears Prada”

Rachel Krause | July 11, 2012 - 10:20 am

The Cat’s Out Of The Bag! The Choupette Purse, Coming Soon To A Chanel Store Near You

I used to think I was the craziest cat lover alive, but Karl Lagerfeld is giving me a serious run for my money. The Chanel designer, exalted for his stern,…

Rachel Krause | July 3, 2012 - 1:20 pm

I Want To Go To There: Louis Vuitton’s Custom Train

Remember the custom-built, $8 million train that rolled into the Louis Vuitton Fall/Winter show at Paris Fashion Week a few months ago? It isn’t being put in storage just yet–in…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | June 17, 2012 - 4:00 pm

Karl Lagerfeld Announces A Collaborative Makeup Line With Japanese Brand Shu Uemura

I know, I talk about Karl Lagerfeld all day long, but it’s so hard not to when he can’t stop, won’t stop saying and doing things that baffle, offend, and…

Rachel Krause | June 16, 2012 - 3:00 pm

Muhammad Ali Is The Latest Face Of Louis Vuitton’s “Core Values” Campaign

Most ads for luxury goods star one of many generically beautiful it girls of the moment, but Louis Vuitton’s Core Values campaign steers in a less likely direction by featuring…

Rachel Krause | June 15, 2012 - 4:40 pm

Meet The New Face Of Maybelline, Pink-Haired Fashion Favorite Charlotte Free

To all those who have hopped on the pink hair fad with a high-fashion wink, it’s quite possible that you have Charlotte Free to thank for that. The model best…

Rachel Krause | April 26, 2012 - 4:40 pm
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