Posts tagged "vogue"

Lena Dunham’s Awesome Response To The Vogue Non-Controversy

"I know that I felt really like Vogue supported me and wanted to put a depiction of me on the cover. I never felt bullied into anything; I felt really happy because they dressed me and styled me in a way that really reflects who I am. And I felt that was very lucky and that all…

By: Jessica Wakeman / January 18, 2014

Surprise! Vogue Didn’t Photoshop The Hell Out Of Lena Dunham After All

Yesterday, the lady blog Jezebel posted that they were willing to pay $10,000 for unretouched photos from Lena Dunham's Vogue cover shoot, writing: Our desire to see these images pre-Photoshop is not about seeing what Dunham herself "really" looks like; we can see that every Sunday night or with a cursory Google search. She's everywhere.

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 17, 2014

Lena Dunham Is Vogue‘s February Cover Girl

As rumored, Lena Dunham is indeed on the cover of Vogue's February 2014 issue, and she looks fabulous. The accompanying photoshoot also features Dunham's "Girls" costar Adam Driver, as the two of them pose in various highly fashionable outfits in NYC, including one photo shot just down the block from The Frisky's office. Click on through for the…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 15, 2014

Dog Vogue Is The Fashion Magazine I’ve Been Waiting For

Vogue never fails to make me feel fat, poor, wrinkled, and frumpy. Dog Vogue, on the other hand, makes me feel like doing a happy dance. Dog Vogue was created by photographer Sophie Gamand, who had "acclaimed pet couturier" (yes, that's a thing) Anthony Rubio dress a group of chihuahua models in couture outfits and…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / January 2, 2014

Anna Wintour Is Rumored To Be Courting Lena Dunham For A Vogue Cover

Lena Dunham is just about as divisive a celebrity as they come. As seemingly harmless as she is, there's still a faction of people, young and old, who cannot stand her. Seriously, with the way some armchair critics react to Dunham, you would think she straight-up murdered someone's grandma's puppy. But one thing that's inarguable,…

By: Rachel Krause / October 21, 2013

This Is What An Ad-Free Issue Of Vogue Looks Like

Why is a September issue of Vogue for sale on Craigslist for $4.5 million dollars? Because that's the cost brands like Dior and Chanel sunk into the iconic magazine advertising in this month's issue. If it's your hearts desire to read the Jennifer Lawrence profile and discover how to get a better body in seve…

By: Jessica Wakeman / September 30, 2013

Claire Danes Has Her Own Generation Now

"There are thousands of beautiful actresses in the world, women who look great in evening gowns and close-ups, their chins never wobbling, their eyes never puffy. I don’t think our Claire would have any interest in being one of them … That’s why we love her—she gives it to us straight, good or bad, just…

By: Ami Angelowicz / September 28, 2013

Sandra Bullock Rocks A Shaggy Mullet On The Cover Of Vogue

Carol Brady called, she wants her wig back. Sandra Bullock looks luminescent (that's good right?) on the cover of the October issue of Vogue, but sweet mother of God, what is happening with the hair? I can't see Anna Wintour approving of this. Maybe she was out sick that day. [Celebuzz]…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 16, 2013

Jennifer Lawrence And Nicholas Hoult Might Have Split Because Of Her Kitchen Sponge Obsession

“I wake up earlier in the morning when I have new sponges. That counter doesn’t even see it coming … [Nicholas] would never wring them out. We were in the kitchen once, and I picked up the sponge, and it was soapy and wet, and I was like, ‘See?’ These are the kinds of thing…

By: Ami Angelowicz / August 12, 2013

Jennifer Lawrence Got Shot Down Dancing With Jennifer Lopez

Jennifer Lawrence is the loveliest on the cover of Vogue, for which she went on a "seven-hour bender" with the reporter. Among the many, many perfect anecdotes is a story about how she once tried to dance with Jennifer Lopez at a party and J.Lo shot J.Law down, saying, "Thanks, I'm just gonna watch." [Fashionista]…

By: Jessica Wakeman / August 12, 2013

Andre Leon Talley Won’t Dip His Quill In The Company Ink

“No, no, no. I was just into my magazines and the drawings. I had a very strict upbringing, almost puritanical. I lived there all the way through college. I was in my grandmother’s house, and I respected that! [I] had very gay experiences, yes, I swear on my grandmother’s grave that I never slept with…

By: Julie Gerstein / August 10, 2013

Oh Noes! Claire Danes Lost A Leg To Photoshop!

Help! "Homeland"'s Claire Danes lost a leg in her recent Vogue photoshoot. [Evil Beet Gossip] In case you were wondering where Anthony Weiner's former sexting parter Lisa Weiss stands on his bid for governor, she says he should not resign. [Celebuzz] Are you having a quarter-life crisis? These GIFs will help you figure it out. [Tres Sugar] Umm, there'…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / August 5, 2013

22 Spot-On Quotes From Fashion Icon & Former Vogue Editor Diana Vreeland

Diana Vreeland was a groundbreaking editor, fashion legend and inveterate tastemaker. She worked as an editor with Harper's Bazaar and spent 20 years there before switching over to become the editor of Vogue,  and ended her career as a curator and consultant at the Costume Institute of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Think of her…

By: Julie Gerstein / July 10, 2013

Grace Coddington And Her Cat Cook Meat And Potatoes For Vogue

It's rare that we get to see those notoriously ever-so-stuffy fashion people looking at ease in their natural habitats, but if anyone's going to maintain their cool in front of a camera, it's probably going to be Grace Coddington. The longtime Vogue creative director invited Elettra Wiedemann into her kitchen to cook (potatoes gratin and…

By: Rachel Krause / June 16, 2013

Models Under 18 In New York Will Soon Be Protected By Child Labor Laws

We know that some models pursue dangerous measures in the hopes they will join the cadre of elites. We know that being a top model means million-dollar contracts and the key that unzips Leonardo DiCaprio's pants. And we also know that many modeling agencies are all too happy to exploit preteen and teen girls, putting their…

By: Jessica Wakeman / June 14, 2013

Katy Perry Looks Uncharacteristically Boring On Her First Vogue Cover

Man, they'll really hand out these Vogue covers to just about anyone these days. It's not like Anna Wintour hasn't put an actual model on there in eons, or anything. Katy Perry is the latest pop star of dubious cultural significance to land the coveted spot, featuring what I feel like is a fairly awkward…

By: Rachel Krause / June 14, 2013

Yes, Blackface Is Still Offensive, Vogue Netherlands

You might have been sitting at your desk at work wondering to yourself, "Hmm, I wonder if it's a good idea now for fashion magazines to hire Caucasian fashion models and smear their faces in blackface paint." I am here now to put your mind at ease. No, it's still not a good idea.  You…

By: Jessica Wakeman / April 18, 2013

Michelle Obama Looks Stiff On Her New Vogue Cover

How do we feel about Michelle Obama's latest Vogue cover?  She's lovely, of course, but her pose looks kind of stiff. It brings to mind those senior year school photos you have to take where you pose awkwardly, right? Guys. They are getting rid of Google Reader. I can't deal. [Google Blog] But Choco Treasures (a…

By: Jessica Wakeman / March 14, 2013

Well Played: When Anna Wintour’s Smiling, The Whole World Smiles With Her

These photo of notoriously purse-lipped Anna Wintour laughing and smiling while walking around Milan are making me giddy with glee. It's like in high school when you work so hard all year to make your stone-faced digital media teacher show any sign of emotion, and after 8 months of effort, you make a random MS…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / February 28, 2013

Anna Dello Russo Is Still Dressing Like A Lunatic, So All Must Be Right With The World

This is what Vogue editor Anna Dello Russo wore to New York Fashion Week on Thursday. I repeat, this is what Vogue editor Anna Dello Russo wore to New York Fashion Week on Thursday. She's deftly combined Raver Explosion with Old Man Golf Chic. And no, neither of those things are real. [Photo: Fame/Flynet]

By: Julie Gerstein / February 15, 2013
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