Topic: Alexander McQueen

10 Of Our Favorite Jessica Chastain Red Carpet Looks, In Honor Of Her Vogue Cover

10 Of Our Favorite Jessica Chastain Red Carpet Looks, In Honor Of Her Vogue Cover

Jessica Chastain has turned in a string of startling performances since landing on Hollywood’s radar with Tree of Life–she’s been hugely in demand as an actress ever since. She’s also drawn a lot of attention for her good style, something Vogue apparently noticed: the magazine’s December cover dropped today and Chastain has the featured spot. She looks incredible.

So, in honor of Chastain’s arrival as a bona fide fashion star, here’s a sampling of some of our favorite red carpet looks she’s worn since coming out of nowhere in 2011. More »

The $12,900 Hermès Basketball & 13 Other Examples Of Offensively Priced Designer Sports Equipment

The $12,900 Hermès Basketball & 13 Other Examples Of Offensively Priced Designer Sports Equipment

Hermès insists it “can be used for play”–and thank fucking god for that. Who’d want a branded blue basketball museum piece?

…Well, the sort of person who’d want a Chanel surfboard, probably, or a Louis Vuitton soccer ball or an Alexander Wang jump rope. Which all exist, obviously–and there’s more in the gallery ahead. More »

Alexander McQueen Rep Apologizes For Posting Illegal Unpaid Internship

Alexander McQueen Rep Apologizes For Posting Illegal Unpaid Internship

While they are pretty much universally agreed upon to be exploitative, classist bullshit, unpaid internships are a sad fact of the fashion industry. (And other industries, but I won’t get into that now.) If you want any hope of ever getting paid, you have to work for free first. A lot. But believe it or not, some countries actually enforce their labor laws where unpaid internships are concerned, and this landed the Alexander McQueen brand in a bit of hot English water recently. More »