Posts tagged "lanvin"

Check Out Lanvin’s Awesome 82-Year-Old Model

Model Jacqueline Murdock is proof positive of the adage "style is timeless." After seeing Murdock on a recent episode of "The Today Show" modeling as part of a segment on the blog Advanced Style, Lanvin head Alber Elbaz contacted her about appearing in his latest series of ads. For Lavin's latest series of ads, Elbaz…

By: Julie Gerstein / July 23, 2012

Is Lanvin’s Alber Elbaz The Most Delightful Person In Fashion?

It's no surprise that fashion people are generally accepted as some of the most difficult personalities out there. It's not necessarily a bad thing — they just have very specific visions of their objectives and how to reach them. You can't write off an entire demographic, of course, because there are always exceptions, even if…

By: Rachel Krause / April 10, 2012

Watch: Lanvin’s Fall/Winter 2012 Collection On The Runway

Last week Paris fashion house Lanvin, helmed by the esteemed designer Alber Elbaz, debuted its Fall/Winter 2012 collection. Trim, elegant silhouettes flitted down the runway as Tilda Swinton and Dita Von Teese looked on -- and Elbaz proved once again why he's one of the fashion world's favorites. Take a look! …

By: Julie Gerstein / March 6, 2012

Alber Elbaz Really Relates To His Book

“I was searching for a story that people would get when they look at the book — and the story is the process. ... The book is small and fat -- something I could relate to." -- The adorable, and adorably rotund, Lanvin designer Alber Elbaz, on the new book of his designs that will…

By: Julie Gerstein / January 15, 2012

Lanvin’s Alber Elbaz Is Writing A Book

It's not a secret that I have a lot of love for Alber Elbaz: there is no one in the fashion industry who seems more genuine than the Lanvin designer. He takes his job and his art very seriously, which is evident season after season in his masterful collections, and in quotes he always sound…

By: Rachel Krause / November 9, 2011

Lanvin Makes Clothes, Awkward Dancing, Cool For Everyone

As if we could love Lanvin any more than we already do, they had to go and make this hilarious video for their fall collection, featuring models Karen Elson and Raquel Zimmerman swaying awkwardly to Pitbull's "I Know You Want Me." And watch for an adorbs cameo from Lanvin designer Alber Elbaz at the very…

By: Julie Gerstein / September 3, 2011

Smurfette Goes High-Fashion Glam For Harper’s Bazaar

Remember the days when Smurfette seemed to have one dress, one pair of shoes, and one hat? Well this season, she's smurfing it up in the hottest designer accessories this season. Harper's Bazaar outfitted the blue fashion maven in accessories from Lanvin (pictured above), Marc Jacobs (photo after the jump), Dolce & Gabbana, and Loui…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / July 1, 2011

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.

By: Julie Gerstein / June 8, 2011

Designer Alber Elbaz Doesn’t Have Email

" see Internets every morning — I don’t have an e-mail address and, you know, I don’t do Internet, but every morning my boyfriend, Alex, makes me coffee and we watch these images. And more and more I see these stylish women wearing all these evening dresses for day, and I thought, how beautiful. So…

By: Annika Harris / January 13, 2011

Ask The Man Panel: Diana Ross In Shoe Form

When I saw these $2,000 Lanvin python and Mongolian fur pumps, a few things went through my mind. First and foremost: what kind of hair products would you need to buy to maintain these shoes' lustrous locks?" A close second: I have to find out what the men think of these. Check out their candid…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / November 18, 2010

Lanvin, All Dolled Up

How cute are these holiday dolls designed by Alber Elbaz for Lanvin? Word has it they were made for window displays of a Parisian department store, but we're itching to hang them on a tree. [Chic Report]…

By: Leonora Epstein / November 10, 2010

Must-See TV: Lanvin For H&M’s Quirky Campaign Video

Drool! H&M has just released this creative "fashion show" video to showcase Lanvin's collection for the retailer. For the first time, we're now getting a feel for the entire line and are loving the party frocks, very Lanvin-esque bib necklaces, simple graphic tees, and shiny shoes. H&M certainly knows how to create suspense, so thi…

By: Leonora Epstein / November 2, 2010

Guessing Game: How Much Do These Lanvin Earmuffs Cost?

Behold Lanvin's earmuff design, complete with a jeweled brooch and dyed fox fur. Any guesses as to how much these winter warmers cost? (Hint: It's more than some people earn in a month.) The answer after the jump!

By: Leonora Epstein / October 26, 2010

Finally: Lanvin For H&M’s First Look

We've been waiting with bated breath to get a glimpse of Lanvin's highly anticipated collection for H&M. French Vogue released the first image from the ad campaign on its website this morning. Our initial impressions: this first look tells us that at least a significant part of the line will be devoted to evening attire,…

By: Leonora Epstein / October 19, 2010

H&M Scores Lanvin Collab In What Is Probably The Biggest High-Low Coup Yet

The speculation and rumors have been confirmed. Lanvin will indeed be designing a collection for H&M, due in stores November 23. Although H&M wasn't planning on disclosing the answers to their mysterious designer interview videos, the interwebs went nuts after guessing that one video featured Lanvin designer Alber Elbaz, so the retailer released a cli…

By: Leonora Epstein / September 2, 2010

Lanvin’s “Marry Me!” Fragrance Skips Subtle Marketing Tactics

You can thank the "Mad Men" episode about Pond's Cold Cream for reminding us of an era when advertising appealed directly to a stereotyped female psyche. As Freddy says about Pond's: "If young girls started using it, maybe they'd find a husband and they wouldn't be so angry ... if you use Pond's you'll get…

By: Leonora Epstein / August 30, 2010

Multiple Choice: These Lanvin Models …

A) Have to pee. Like really badly. B) Are just so tall they couldn't even fit into the photo studio. C) Have been crippled by years of walking in ridiculously high heels. D) Are just trying to look cool. Dahlink, don't you know that the hunched-over-bended-knee look is the thing in fashion now? Posture i…

By: Leonora Epstein / August 16, 2010

Only Plastic Surgery Will Give You Designer Shoulders

We here at The Frisky try to take a "free to be you and me" attitude when it comes to body image, but today we are here to tell you that if you are a fashionista who aspires to have designer shoulders -- sharp, tailored, chic (think: McQueen, Balmain, Lanvin) -- you are going to…

By: Susannah Breslin / July 1, 2010

How Much Should A Wedding Dress Cost, Anyway?

And so it begins. I promised myself I wouldn't fall into the usual trappings of being engaged, such as posting pictures of my ring on Facebook and devoting hours each day to The Dress Search. And so far, I've kept my cool, for the most part anyway. Still, that hasn't stopped me from Googling "desig…

By: Erin Flaherty / March 25, 2010

Haute Denim: Acne And Lanvin Team Up

We may roll our eyes at $400 jeans, but here are some real high-fashion denim wares that have a (more) legitimate price tag. French couture house Lanvin has teamed up with the edgy denim label Acne to produce this impressive collaboration of cocktail dresses, skirts, tops, and jackets. After seeing "high-style" denim disasters from the…

By: Leonora Epstein / March 20, 2010
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