Topic: Abbey Lee

Vogue Italia EIC Insists That Controversial “Haute Mess” Editorial Isn’t Racist

Vogue Italia EIC Insists That Controversial "Haute Mess" Editorial Isn't Racist

Trouble’s still brewing over “Haute Mess,” a controversial editorial from the March issue of Vogue Italia starring, among others, covergirl Joan Smalls, Jessica Stam, Abbey Lee and Coco Rocha. Inside, the models are styled with outsized makeup and costumes, which Vogue Italia swears is in homage to “messy drag queens.” However, many noted that the models’ wigs–coupled with fast food, pregnancy bellies, gold teeth, Colt 45 and the overall theme of trashy glitz–felt more than a little classist. If not more than a little racist… More »

Campaigns: A Flock Of Top Models For Tom Ford’s Fall 2011 Lookbook

Campaigns: A Flock Of Top Models For Tom Ford's Fall 2011 Lookbook

In this slightly jarring video lookbook, feast your eyes on the jaw-droppingly luxe Tom Ford Fall 2011 collection as worn by practically every major model in the industry: on first watch I counted Abbey Lee, Anna Selezneva, Natasha Poly, Anja Rubik, Arizona Muse, Karlie Kloss, Daphne Groenveld and Saskia de Bruaw. See the complete roster (and all their impressively glossy lips) after the jump. More »

Ready-to-Click: More Elizabeth Taylor Love, Now With Learning

Ready-to-Click: More Elizabeth Taylor Love, Now With Learning

Mutations! Horse violence! …5 things you didn’t know about Elizabeth Taylor. -Styleite

The Lohans are dropping the ‘Lohan.’ -Betty Confidential

15 celebrities in banned commercials. -The Frisky

The top 10 coolest iPad cases. -Fashion Indie

Stripes, trousers, boat shoes: 10 nautical-inspired pieces that won’t look like a sailor costume. -MyDaily

Everything you ever wanted to know about Abbey Lee Kershaw. -StyleCaster More »

Party Favors: Why Is Abbey Lee Kershaw Such a Good Model?

Party Favors: Why Is Abbey Lee Kershaw Such a Good Model?

It’s not because she’s 5’11” with a 24′ waist! Abbey Lee reveals the reason she’s such a good model. -Styleite

How do you feel about this cartoonish Prada heels? -The Frisky

Spring jackets on the cheap. -College Candy

Everybody, go see Bill Cunningham New York. -NYT

The new Vivienne Westwood campaign is stunning. -Catwalk Queen

Meet Maud Welzen, the girl from Holland whose career is soaring. -The Cut More »

Gallery: Fashion Models With Gap Teeth

Gallery: Fashion Models With Gap Teeth

Lara Stone is officially a supermodel. Lindsey Wixson is the face of everything and Abbey Lee Kershaw is inescapable. Sure, Lauren Hutton (and Brigitte Bardot, in the non-model realm) kind of paved that way a long time ago and gap-toothed girls are nothing new (Alek Wek!) but… Lauren Hutton also has a few major campaigns this season and it’s fair to say gap-toothed girls are having a moment. Here’s some of the current top tier and a few of the good ones throughout modeling history. More »

Ready-to-Click: Christian Lacroix Goes Into The Fairy Tale Business

Ready-to-Click: Christian Lacroix Goes Into The Fairy Tale Business

Christian Lacroix is branching into fables. -The Telegraph

Teasers for Kate Moss’ upcoming Dior Addict ads have dropped. That was fast. -Catwalk Queen

She has also reportedly insisted that her fiance give up drinking…? -The Independent

Yohji Yamamoto likes “dirty” stuff, is thoughtful. -Racked

LVMH keeps on acquiring, Kirsten Dunst models, Abbey Lee doesn’t and More »

Video: See the Making of Karl Lagerfeld’s Pirelli Calender

Video: See the Making of Karl Lagerfeld's Pirelli Calender

If you’re bored and you’ve got 20 minutes to not better yourself today, check out this behind-the-scenes video of Kaiser Karl shooting the Pirelli calender in Paris. Be warned: there are bare breasts, but in comically unsexualized, informal ways, like Erin Wasson in a dramatic bronze helmet walking around casually as if not dressed like a topless Greek god. Also: Abbey Lee discusses the mythology of Echo, hear some sweet adult contemporary jams as Anja Rubik vogues in the nude, Bianca Balti snacks on some shiny grapes and lots more. More »