Posts tagged "style icon"

Unlikely Style Icon: Prince In “Purple Rain” Does A Frilly Shirt Proud

There’s really only one man who can get away with wearing a blouse, and that’s Mr. Purple Rain himself, Prince. Nearly 30 years after “Purple Rain” debuted, Prince is still…

Julie Gerstein | September 1, 2013 - 1:00 pm

Unlikely Style Inspiration: Dorothy Parker, On The Occasion Of Her Birthday

Today is Dorothy Parker’s birthday. A poet, critic, screenwriter and satirist, Parker made a name for herself by writingly darkly witty and vicious essays and poems. She began her career…

Julie Gerstein | August 22, 2013 - 6:00 pm

What Ali Wore Proves That Everything Old Is New Again

Forget the pages of Vogue and Harper’s Bazaar: if you really want to know what the latest fashion and style trends are, you need to check out What Ali Wore.

Julie Gerstein | April 11, 2013 - 5:40 pm

8 Androgynous Style Superstars — And What You Can Learn From Them

Look, I don’t care what you wear. You do you. If it makes you happy, awesome. But if you’d like a little inspiration, I’m here to help! Here, we’ve collected…

Julie Gerstein | February 28, 2013 - 2:00 pm

Unlikely Style Icon: Brat Pitt In “Interview WIth The Vampire”

Before there was Team Edward and Team Jacob, sparklevamps,”The Vampire Diaries,” and “True Blood,” there was just Brad Pitt and Tom Cruise and baby Kirsten Dunst. Yup, “Interview With A…

Julie Gerstein | January 3, 2013 - 4:00 pm

Lady Gaga Learned Everything She Knows From Leigh Bowery

While I really can’t stand much of Lady Gaga’s music, the bitch does know how to style herself so that everybody’s talking about her all the time. Like, take the…

Julie Gerstein | September 25, 2012 - 8:30 am

Style Retrospective: The Fashion Bravery Of Anna Piaggi

Muse and Vogue editor Anna Piaggi passed away earlier this week at 81, a style innovator and rebel to the last. Piaggi’s wild style put her in the ranks with…

Julie Gerstein | August 9, 2012 - 4:00 pm

Who’s That Girl: Model Anna Albrekht Channels Patti Smith

There’s only one Patti Smith, but that doesn’t mean people won’t forever be copping her signature look and style. For the latest issue of Helmet magazine, model Anna Albrekht does…

Julie Gerstein | July 16, 2012 - 4:00 pm

Unlikely Style Icon: Faye Dunaway In “Bonnie And Clyde”

Faye Dunaway is one of the world’s all-time beauties. And Faye Dunaway in “Bonnie and Clyde” is absolutely beyond belief. Faye’s gap-tooth gorgeousness is put to good use in the…

Julie Gerstein | May 28, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Vintage Style Inspiration: Brigitte Bardot

It’s easy to see why Brigitte Bardot was a style icon: she was a sex symbol, a trendsetter, and her outfits from the ’60s and ’70s still look fresh today.

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | April 17, 2012 - 9:40 am

Should Beth Ditto Be Considered A Fashion Icon?

In many ways, the Gossip lead singer Beth Ditto is simply the s**t. She’s a big, bad ass lesbian who’s got to be more comfortable with her body than pretty…

Lily Q | June 12, 2009 - 6:00 pm

Style Icon: Janelle Monáe

If you haven’t heard of singer Janelle Monáe before, you have now. Unlike some of her pop and R&B peers, who are primped and preened into bubble gum-chewing, goody-two-shoe caricatures…

Annika Harris | September 16, 2008 - 7:00 pm