spring/summer 09

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 | October 3, 2008 - 6:30 pm

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 | October 1, 2008 - 1:30 pm

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 | September 30, 2008 - 3:00 pm

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 | September 29, 2008 - 2:00 pm

Quick Pic: Convertible Hair

Model Jessica Stam shows off a hairstyle that appears to be the result of a very windy day. [Fendi fashion show; Milan Fashion Week; 9/25/2008] …

Catherine Strawn | September 26, 2008 - 3:00 pm

What Happens When Your Heels Are Too High

Fast forward to 1:44 to view a horrible model fall, which hopefully didn’t result in a sprained ankle. Designer Miuccia Prada says the heels won’t be as high…

Catherine Strawn | September 25, 2008 - 2:30 pm

Quick Pic: Genius Or Crazy

Parts of this outfit I think I could pull off: chunky necklace, red belt, striped skirt. Parts of this outfit I do not think I could pull off: super-cropped top,…

Catherine Strawn | September 24, 2008 - 3:00 pm

Quick Pic: A Future Red Carpet Risk

Which celeb will be daring enough to attend a red-carpet event in this black dress featuring cut-outs and what looks like horse hair fringe? We’re putting our money on Christina…

Catherine Strawn | September 23, 2008 - 12:30 pm

Quick Pic: Fly Away

Apparently butterflies are the “in” insect for Spring ’09. [Emporio Armani fashion show; Milan Fashion Week; 9/21/2008] …

Catherine Strawn | September 22, 2008 - 2:30 pm

Quick Pic: Corpse Bride

To get this look, apply tons of eyeliner, but no blush or lipstick. Don’t brush your hair for a week. Then stare off into the distance, and do not blink.

Catherine Strawn | September 19, 2008 - 3:00 pm

Quick Pic: The Fanciest Hood Ever

Roksanda Ilincic says she designs “covetable cocktail and occasion dresses.” This futuristic creation would be perfect if you were attending a Siberian ball in 2050, wouldn’t it? [Roksanda Ilincic fashion…

Catherine Strawn | September 18, 2008 - 2:30 pm

Quick Pic: Fashion Of The Apes

If I were having lunch with someone who was wearing this top, I would lose my appetite. Look at all that plaque on the gorilla’s teeth! [Christopher Kane fashion show;…

Catherine Strawn | September 17, 2008 - 2:00 pm
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