Posts tagged "prada"

Yay, For Striped Shoes!

I have quite a shoe fetish, and whenever I see shoes I like, I automatically begin to style them (in my imagination) with my own clothes. That’s what happened when…

Annika Harris | January 5, 2011 - 2:45 pm

Would You Wear: Prada Customizable Sunglasses?

We’re reluctant to admit it out loud, but isn’t the point of wearing designer glasses to wear designer glasses and feel the smug satisfaction of your status logo beaming from…

Leonora Epstein | December 8, 2010 - 1:15 pm

New Prada Fashion Film Blends Animation And Style

When I saw the first few seconds of Prada’s latest fashion film, I thought, Hm, they’ve animated a runway show. How dull. But what the company is calling…

Susannah Breslin | November 2, 2010 - 8:15 pm

Industry Report: Karl’s Rumored Chanel Departure (Again), DVF’s Makeup, And Prada’s Poor

Diane von Furstenberg just announced that she’ll be launching a new fragrance, cosmetics, and skin care line this year. We predict punchy colors will reign. [Elle UK]
Rumor has it…

Leonora Epstein | October 10, 2010 - 11:00 am

Just Because They’re Prada Shoes Doesn’t Mean We’d Wear Them

High-heeled sneakers are the hideous trend that just won’t end. These Prada shoes with 3 3/4″ rubber wedge heels are made in Italy, cost $420, and won’t ever be worn…

Catherine Strawn | May 17, 2010 - 1:10 pm

Spruce Up Your Wardrobe With DIY Studs

Studs have been going strong for a while now, but lately we’ve noticed some innovation on the trend. Instead of sticking with classic pyramid nailheads, big-time labels like Prada and…

Catherine Strawn | March 29, 2010 - 5:50 pm

Prada Now Has Its Own Alphabet

We all knew the day was coming when Miuccia Prada would try to corner more than just the designer handbag market. Now, it seems, she’s going after the written word.

Lily Q | March 26, 2010 - 6:20 pm

If You’re Old, Fat, Or Ugly, Don’t Count On Working At Prada

Apparently, the devil does wear Prada, and his name is Davide Sesia. The CEO of the high-fashion line is now dealing with a lawsuit in which an employee claims she…

Leonora Epstein | March 16, 2010 - 12:21 pm

Quotable: Designer Miuccia Prada Says Feminists Are A Thing Of The Past

“I wanted to take ruffles, frills, neat little ladylike silhouettes, all those clichés that women can’t seem to escape from, and do something different with them. When I used to…

Catherine Strawn | March 3, 2010 - 2:10 pm

Jessica Alba Pulls Herself Up By Her Bootstraps—Literally

The good news: We’re kind of digging Jess Alba’s strappy boots. The bad news: They’re Prada and cost a little over a grand. [Los Angeles, 1/20/2010]…

Leonora Epstein | January 21, 2010 - 6:20 pm

The Girl With The Most Cake

In a new series for his immensely popular high-end street fashion blog, Jak & Jil, photographer Tommy Ton profiles Emily Eisen, first assistant to fashion editor and stylist Nicola Formichetti,…

Susannah Breslin | December 14, 2009 - 12:00 pm

Put Your Shirt Back On, Chloe

Fashion editors swooned over the lingerie trend on the runways. I’ll admit, I loved it too. A hint of sexiness is a great look — one which certain girls can…

Bianca Posterli | November 16, 2009 - 7:10 pm

Frisky Charticle: The History Of Pantslessness

French Vogue editor Carine Roitfeld is my mom’s age. So why in God’s name is she going pantsless in lace tights and hooker boots, forcing us to be sick all…

Lily Q | November 11, 2009 - 7:40 pm

Lucite Is A Contagious Disease That’s Spreading From Heels To Toes

While generally reserved for strippers, Lucite heels might break into the mainstream thanks to their presence on the Prada runway and in Maison Martin Margiela’s collection. But the ones we’ve…

Catherine Strawn | September 28, 2009 - 6:15 pm

Wacky Shoes Abound!

Crazy shoes. They’re all the rage! Last week, we admired Rodarte’s urban glamazon heels that could have been made from leftover parts found at the local mechanic’s. Yesterday in Milan,…

Susannah Breslin | September 25, 2009 - 11:10 am

Tricked-Out Designer Rides

Just when you thought excess was winding down, Chanel decided to release its tricked-out Segway, complete with signature quilted bag and logo wheels. This, we thought, must be an anomaly.

Lily Q | May 25, 2009 - 4:00 pm

Bruno Storms Milan Fashion Week

As much as we love fashion, we also think it’s kind of ridiculous how seriously some people take a bunch of clothes and shoes. That’s why we love…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 27, 2008 - 12:00 pm

Prada’s New Animated Short Film for Fall 2008

These days, fashion companies are always trying to outdo each other with innovative new ways to present their clothing lines and their “visions” for their collections. Last spring,…

Catherine Strawn | September 15, 2008 - 3:22 pm

Crave: Prada’s Floral Pumps

What’s better than getting flowers? Getting Prada’s gorgeous floral high heels! From peep toes with flower rhinestone encrusted stilettos to bright pink petal heels, there are lots of styles to…

Simcha | June 10, 2008 - 7:30 pm