Posts tagged "simon doonan"

This Alexander Wang Video Seems A Little Racist-y, No?

This new Alexander Wang video features a slew of famous faces: Alessandra Ambrosio, A$AP Rocky, Shannan Click, Simon Doonan and Natasha Lyonne -- and an extremely fake pregnancy belly. But the main star is Anjelah Johnson, who reprises her "Mad TV" character Bon Qui Qui as a new salesperson in Wang's flagship boutique. In thi…
By: Julie Gerstein / January 31, 2013

Simon Doonan Doesn’t Suffer Haters

"I don't hate anything in fashion. Everything is okay as long as you do it with enough conviction. Hating on stuff is what causes mediocrity and conformism. It makes people nervous and cautious and they start reining in their flamboyant impulses. So you could say 'I hate hating.'" -- Stylish stylist Simon Doonan explains hi…
By: Julie Gerstein / March 17, 2012

Simon Doonan Says Reality TV Is The Perfect Appetite Suppressant

Forget about "Mexican diet pills." All Gay Men Don't Get Fat author Simon Doonan says you need to get rid of that holiday heft is a "marathon of the Ks." No, he doesn't even say "Kardashians." He just says "the Ks." He's that gay. [Queerty]…
By: Jessica Wakeman / January 18, 2012

Why Gay Men Don’t Get Fat

We would read Simon Doonan's grocery list if he published it. Fortunately the Barney's creative director writes much, much more compelling reading! His new book is Gay Men Don't Get Fat, a diet guide spoof of Why French Women Don't Get Fat, that dippy book that suggested we all eat leek soup (and nothing else). Simo…
By: Jessica Wakeman / January 9, 2012

Meet My New Roommates, Simon Doonan And Jonathan Adler!

Don't be jealous or anything, but I'm totally moving in with style writer/creative director for Barney's Simon Doonan and designer Jonathan Adler, into their New York City apartment. They don't know it yet, but we need to be roommates. The Hermés orange wallpaper! The ping-pong table! The life-sized poodle sculpture! I'll slee…
By: Jessica Wakeman / November 1, 2010

The Reason Why Snooki Has Fancier Purses Than You

Snooki may have gotten punched in the face by a gym teacher from Queens, but being a D-list celebrity is not all rough on our girl. Apparently, she gets so many designer purses sent to her for free even Posh Spice is getting jealous. Style writer Simon Doonan warns us something nefarious i…
By: Jessica Wakeman / August 24, 2010

Did You Watch Simon Doonan’s “Beautiful People”?

Why, oh, why don't we have cable?!?! We missed the first episode of Simon Doonan's new show, "Beautiful People," a BBC series that ran for the first time stateside last night on LOGO, the gay and lesbian network. Simon is Barney's creative director, as well as our favorite style writer (we heart his "Simon Says"…
By: Jessica Wakeman / May 27, 2009

Major American Designers Pissed At Michelle Obama For Not Picking Their Clothes

Michelle Obama could only continue as everyone's favorite woman for so long. An itty bitty backlash against the First Lady has begun, and it stems from her fashion choices. Last week, in a WWD article, designer Oscar de la Renta lashed out against Michelle's clothing choices: American fashion right now is struggling. I…
By: Catherine Strawn / April 8, 2009