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What You Missed: Lady Gaga’s “Bad Romance” Premiere At Alexander McQueen

As we reported yesterday, Alexander McQueen’s big live-streaming fashion show was ruined by Lady Gaga when she let it slip on Twitter that her new single, “Bad Romance,” would…

Leonora Epstein |

Quick Pic: Galliano’s Mellow Yellow

A model floats down the catwalk on a cloud of saffron yellow at John Galliano’s runway show for his spring/summer 2010 collection. [10/7/09, Paris] …

Susannah Breslin |

How To Do The Falling Model Dance

Even professional runway walkers have off-days. Yes, sometimes models wobble, and sometimes they fall down. Inspired by the this season’s models who hit the skids on the catwalk — thanks…

Susannah Breslin |

Quick Pic: Hobbled Models At Alexander McQueen

One of the many insanely sky-high shoes — supposedly, the heel is 10 inches — at Alexander McQueen’s aqua-themed runway show. [10/6/09, Paris] …

Susannah Breslin |

Can Temporary Tattoos Be Elegant?

In fashion, it’s all about the details — from the choice of buttons to the hemline — and designer Karl Lagerfeld is a master of the little things. While much…

Catherine Strawn |

Quick Pic: Rihanna Brought Her Gun To Chanel

Rihanna showed off one of her most recent tattoos while attending the farm-themed Chanel spring 2010 fashion show. She had two guns inked on both of her sides shortly after…

Annika Harris |

Quick Pic: Unhand Me, You Cad

At Hussein Chalayan, a model showed off two emerging trends: a bag on your head and a dress grabbing your boob. [10/4/10, Paris] …

Susannah Breslin |

Quick Pic: Yeah, Uh, No.

Unlike this model at Bernhard Willhelm’s Spring/Summer 2010 show, I will not be wearing a plant on my head this fall, next spring, or any season. You? [10/2/09, Paris] …

Susannah Breslin |

Lindsay Lohan: Fashion & Social Media Expert

Lindsay Lohan seems to consider herself somewhat of a social media expert and has now found a new use for Twitter. She’s been sending out Fashion Week invitations to the…

Bianca Posterli |

Quick Pic: You’d Be Unhappy Too If You Had That Thing On Your Head

What’s worse: the hat thing or the head thing? This model at Lie Sang Bong’s runway show doesn’t appear to care for either. [10/1/09, Paris] …

Susannah Breslin |

Quick Pic: What A Chick

A model crowned with bird feathers navigates the catwalk at Gareth Pugh’s Spring/Summer 2010 show in Paris. [9/30/09, Paris] …

Susannah Breslin |

Viewing The Burqa Through The Lens Of Fashion Week

The debate over burqas in France continues, and this time, it’s within the context of Paris Fashion Week. It’s been a few months since President Nicolas Sarkozy has made it…

Leonora Epstein |

Quick Pic: Presidential (A)Dress

We’re going to take a wild guess and say that if French designer Jean-Charles de Castelbajac could vote in the U.S. presidential election, he’d put a check mark next to…

Catherine Strawn |

Quickies!: Angelina Jolie Could Win An Oscar For Changeling

Angelina Jolie hasn’t been nominated for an Oscar since winning Best Supporting Actress for “Girl, Interrupted” in 2000, but her performance in “Changeling” might change all of that. [Entertainment Weekly]

Annika Harris |

Quick Pic: Make And Wear Dress

In honor of the Sonia Rykiel House’s 40th anniversary, fashion designers like Rodarte and Martin Margiela created special for the show. This creation by Jean Paul Gaultier is the very…

Catherine Strawn |

Quick Pic: Mask Or Bag?

Fashionable spies will be carrying these bags next spring since they trick enemies into thinking you’re Karl Lagerfeld himself. [Karl Lagerfeld fashion show; Paris Fashion Week; 10/1/2008] …

Catherine Strawn |

Quick Pic: Put On Your Crazy Hat

Yesterday, there was hat-like hair at Christian Dior, and today there were giant wildflower bouquets atop the models’ heads at Junya Watanabe. Apparently headgear is big for spring. [Junya Watanabe

Catherine Strawn |

Quick Pic: Hair Hat

Instead of putting hats on his models, designer John Galliano had their hair crimped into chapeau-like structures. Don’t try this at home, people. [Christian Dior fashion show; Paris Fashion Week;…

Catherine Strawn |

Slideshow: Paris Fashion Week

This is the week when all the crazy Euro designers unveil their couture collections in Paris. Ninety-percent of the stuff that walks down the runway isn’t wearable by any, you…

Amelia McDonell-Parry |
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