Topic: Betsey Johnson

15 Of The Wackiest, Most WTF Looks From NYFW

15 Of The Wackiest, Most WTF Looks From NYFW

Even though NYFW is known for its outrageous street style bait techniques, the shows themselves are a pretty staid affair compared to Paris and Milan (especially, of course, the couture shows).

While it’s a consistent criticism of New York that homegrown designers don’t experiment enough, we saw some pretty valiant experimentation at the Spring 2014 shows–which occasionally resulted in balls out crazy, too.

Don’t believe us? Here’s what we mean… More »

Shopping Guide: Crazy, Colorful Street Style Bait Wedge Shoes On A Budget

Shopping Guide: Crazy, Colorful Street Style Bait Wedge Shoes On A Budget

Last week we brought you a sneaker wedges Shopping Guide… but we secretly hoped you’d be pissed because they are hideous. This week we’re bringing you also-ridiculous wedge shoes but no sneakers in sight–instead, they are a riot of textures, colors and weirdness in the sub-$150 category. For those of you (like us) who tend to have a restrained aesthetic, sometimes a really oddball statement shoe can make an outfit look more deliberate.

Or… you know, just plain ridiculous. Whatever. Have fun. More »

Gift Guide: 25 Excellent Under $100 Christmas Gifts For Fashion Loving Friends

Gift Guide: 25 Excellent Under $100 Christmas Gifts For Fashion Loving Friends

Haven’t figured out Christmas gifts for your fashion-y buddies? Well, first of all: don’t worry, it’s not that last minute (only kind of, and you may need expedited shipping). Second of all, we’re here to help if you need some inspiration. So, take your time and enjoy scrolling through this gallery of 25 practical, ridiculous and affordable gifts (each and every one under $100) for ladies and gentlemen who like clothes or other pretty things. More »

Gallery: Fashion Designers Make Adorable Halloween Costumes For Their Offspring

Gallery: Fashion Designers Make Adorable Halloween Costumes For Their Offspring

Being a fashion designer isn’t all about fingerless gloves and cocaine, apparently: as soon as they start breeding, even the impossibly glamorous lives of fashion royalty must realign with new priorities. Luckily, their skillset makes them awesome parents during Halloween! Here’s a few shots (via WWD) featuring the children of designers like Cynthia Rowley and Betsey Johnson and their lucky progeny. More »

Bullsh*t Free Runway Reviews: Betsey Johnson Spring 2012

Bullsh*t Free Runway Reviews: Betsey Johnson Spring 2012

Oh my God, how great is Betsey Johnson, right? Great, or the greatest? Lots of people say her show was all about sex, and sexy sex times, which makes sense because she drew inspiration from burlesque and the 1940′s, but I think maybe it was more about… actually, maybe it was about that. Probably about that. It was fun! Johnny Weir was there! Ashley and I will dissect the individual looks, just take them apart, piece by piece now. More »