Topic: Bottega Veneta

Shopping Guide: Energize Your Wardrobe With Neon

Shopping Guide: Energize Your Wardrobe With Neon

Resort 2011 broadcast a lot of neon: the glowing accessories trend logged major runway time at Balenciaga, Bottega Veneta, Stella McCartney, Proenza Schouler and more. The thing about neon is that it presents a problem (ugliness) if there’s too much, but it’s a perfect eye-popping accessory or simple piece–shorts or a tee– if your palette is otherwise muted. Here’s a few easy neon items to jolt your warm-weather look. More »

Shopping Guide: What Is ‘Good Luggage’ And How Much Does It Cost?

Shopping Guide: What Is 'Good Luggage' And How Much Does It Cost?

Recently, I took a flight and realized that my suitcase was a complete piece of shit. Tattered, old, cheap, poorly made and (maybe worst of all?) really ugly. Since then, I’ve become curious about “good luggage:” what does that mean exactly? I can spout about handbag quality ad nauseum… but I don’t know up from down when it comes to suitcases or travel chests or even duffel bags. How much do you have to spend? What kind of lifespan should you expect? Here are various pieces at various price points that I thought at least looked interesting or unusual or not bad, but really, what I want to know is: who makes your luggage and are you happy with it? Tell me about your experiences and the brands with which you’ve had good luck (or otherwise). More »

Emma Watson Is A Bronze Beauty At The Final Harry Potter Premiere

Emma Watson Is A Bronze Beauty At The Final Harry Potter Premiere

Every time we cover Emma Watson, the reception is a pretty even split: half of readers think she’s flawless, untouchable and remarkably stylish, the other half seem completely infuriated that the term “style icon” could ever been lobbed at this kid. Personally, I’m always in favor of young stars who don’t get photographed falling out of nightclubs looking like complete wrecks in sausage-casing dresses, so I’m just going to continue appreciating her from that angle. Anyway, Watson attended the premiere of the final Harry Potter installment wearing More »

Ready-to-Click: Supermodels Taking Over

Ready-to-Click: Supermodels Taking Over

A moment in the life of supe Kristen McMenamy at the Chanel atelier. -On the Runway

Speaking of supermodels, Angela Lindvall wore a daring Louis Vuitton. -Harper’s Bazaar

Victoria’s Secret Angel Rosie Huntington-Whiteley is a British Vogue cover girl. -Catwalk Queen

In a far more interesting move, however, VS girl Candice Swanepoel is on the cover of Italian Vogue. -Design Scene

Oprah will host a slew of supes: Christie Brinkley, Beverly Johnson, Stephanie Seymour, and Cheryl Tiegs. -Racked

George Michael’s model love, male model legal trouble, Talbots’ new flame-haired spokesmodel and More »