Posts tagged "style news"

Vogue HBIC Anna Wintour Gets A Promotion Behind The Scenes At Condé Nast

Oh, this is big. Vogue editrix Anna Wintour is taking on the additional role of artistic director at Condé Nast, a new title they’ve created just for her. She’ll…

Rachel Krause | March 17, 2013 - 2:00 pm

Oh Great, UV Lights Used For Gel Manicures May Cause Skin Cancer

Gel manicures are fairly new, and like many things, they come with a host of pros (like staying glossy and chip-free for over 2 weeks) and cons (we know…

Rachel Krause | March 9, 2013 - 1:00 pm

Anne Hathaway Apologizes For Her Valentino Oscar Snub

Anne Hathaway owed someone an apology regarding her appearance on Oscar night (and no, that “someone” isn’t all of us after we were forced to stare at what appeared…

Rachel Krause | March 2, 2013 - 2:00 pm

This Week In Style: Moncler Boss Accused Of Stealing Salvador Dali Painting

Well, that’s one way to get fired: Phivos Lampros Istavrioglou (what a name), the head of international relations at French fashion brand Moncler, has been accused of one major…

Rachel Krause | February 23, 2013 - 2:00 pm

This Week In Style: John Galliano Rumored To Replace Oscar De La Renta

Well, this is troubling: after Oscar de la Renta charitably allowed disgraced Dior designer John Galliano (who played a fun game of anti-Semitic dress-up just days ago) to have a hand in designing…

Rachel Krause | February 16, 2013 - 3:00 pm

Enter The Weird World Of Angel Barta, The Woman Who Is Stalking Marc Jacobs Online

Meet Angel Barta: she’s a pretty young Hungarian woman living in Paris who writes a blog called Style Angelique. This is the introductory paragraph of her blog:
 I am…

Julie Gerstein | February 15, 2013 - 9:00 am

This Week In Style: Karl Lagerfeld Shows Lesbian Brides On The Runway

As the closer to the Chanel couture show, Karl Lagerfeld sent two wedding dress-clad female models down the runway hand in hand to show his support of marriage equality.

Rachel Krause | January 26, 2013 - 2:00 pm

This Week In Style: VS Angel Gets Hit With A $3 Million Lawsuit

Constance Jablonski, a Victoria’s Secret Angel and the face of Estée Lauder cosmetics, is in big legal trouble to the tune of $3.3 million for violating her three-year contract…

Rachel Krause | January 19, 2013 - 2:00 pm

This Week In Style: Kate Moss Might Be Bringing Some Much-Needed Style To The X Factor

Simon Cowell is reportedly angling for Kate Moss to join the “X Factor” team as a style consultant, which could very well be the only thing that would ever…

Rachel Krause | December 29, 2012 - 2:00 pm

This Week In Style: Vogue/CFDA Raises $1.7 Million For Hurricane Sandy Relief

Vogue and the CFDA spare no effort when they join forces for causes like Obama’s reelection. Their most charitable venture to date? Their latest fundraising initiative, Fashion for Sandy…

Rachel Krause | December 22, 2012 - 2:00 pm

This Week In Style: Donald Trump Backs Anna Wintour For Imaginary Ambassadorship

The rumor that Anna Wintour is a candidate for a political ambassadorship in England is just that ― a rumor ― but that tiny detail certainly didn’t stop wig-wearer…

Rachel Krause | December 15, 2012 - 2:00 pm

This Week In Style: Alexander Wang Replaces Ghesquière At Balenciaga

Well, that was fast: just weeks after beloved Balenciaga designer Nicolas Ghesquière departed the brand, Alexander Wang (shown here with Carine Roitfeld) has been placed as the head designer.

Rachel Krause | December 8, 2012 - 2:00 pm

This Week In Style: Illamasqua Launches An Offensive Blackface Ad

When will everyone everywhere finally catch on to the fact that blackface is never, under any circumstances, a good idea? Makeup brand Illamasqua is the latest to make the…

Rachel Krause | December 1, 2012 - 2:00 pm

This Week In Style: J. Crew’s Jenna Lyons Comes Out Of The Closet?

Last year, J. Crew creative director (and big-time Frisky style crush) Jenna Lyons was rumored to have left her husband of ten years for jewelry executive — and woman…

Rachel Krause | November 18, 2012 - 10:30 am

This Week In Style: Nicolas Ghesquière Says Au Revoir To Balenciaga

In a huge move, Balenciaga designer Nicolas Ghesquière (shown here with brand favorite K. Stew) has unexpectedly up and abandoned his post after 15 years at the helm of…

Rachel Krause | November 10, 2012 - 2:00 pm

This Week In Style: Fashion Types Get The Mini-Me Treatment

To celebrate the new and improved relaunch of high fashion voyeur heaven The Coveteur, the people behind the site cast a band of child actors as notable fashion people,…

Rachel Krause | October 28, 2012 - 9:00 am

This Week In Style: Too-Skinny Minnie Makes Waves

The latest Disney star to come under fire isn’t Miley Cyrus or Demi Lovato — nope, it’s Minnie Mouse, who’s stirring up controversy over her gaunt appearance in this…

Rachel Krause | October 20, 2012 - 2:00 pm

This Week In Style: French Vogue’s Carine Roitfeld Goes To Harper’s Bazaar

Despite having just launched her new magazine last month, Carine Roitfeld has signed on as Global Fashion Director for Harper’s Bazaar. The former Vogue Paris EIC will produce “limited…

Rachel Krause | October 11, 2012 - 4:40 pm

This Week In Style: Valentino Demystifies Anne Hathaway’s Wedding Headband!

Anne Hathaway’s interesting bridal bandana, explained! []
TV host and girl-about-town Alexa Chung is set to release her first book, “a glimpse into Chung’s secrets to successful dressing,…

Rachel Krause | October 6, 2012 - 3:00 pm

Crocs Made Over $1 Billion In 2011

For every one of us smug New Yorkers who wouldn’t be caught dead near a Croc, there are a dozen people who have no problem buying them (in multiple colors,…'s The Cut | January 14, 2012 - 9:30 am