Topic: Cobalt

Designer Showdown: Vote For Yigal Azrouel Or Rachel Comey In This Blue + Beige Face-Off

Designer Showdown: Vote For Yigal Azrouel Or Rachel Comey In This Blue + Beige Face-Off

One of the most unmistakeable trends to have emerged for Spring 2012 is cobalt. Cobalt is everywhere this fashion week: minis, gowns, outerwear and especially trousers. While sifting through all the runway galleries for trends, we couldn’t help but feel a bit of deja vu when we came across Yigal Azrouel’s collection and Rachel Comey’s in short succession. Here, both designers send cobalt trousers down the runway and both pair the rich shade with restrained sandy beige… but Yigal’s look is all Celine-y simplicity, and Comey does downtown cool. The question is: which do you prefer? More »

#1 Crush: Our Favorite Look At Mandy Coon Spring 2012 Is A Black & Blue LBD

#1 Crush: Our Favorite Look At Mandy Coon Spring 2012 Is A Black & Blue LBD

Since launching her eponymous line in 2010, Mandy Coon has already developed a reputation for dark, moody clothes to glower in the ranks beside goth favorites like Rick Owens and Ann Demuelemeester. For Spring 2012, however, she added bolts of bright, saturated color, like the season’s already-becoming-ubiquitous cobalt. Here, she takes her talents to a truly killer party dress. More »