Topic: Designers

Rihanna Took A Field Trip To Coco Chanel’s Apartment & Instagrammed It

Rihanna Took A Field Trip To Coco Chanel's Apartment & Instagrammed It

Today, in “Celebrities Are Absolutely Not Like Us” news, Rihanna went to Paris and visited Chanel. No, not the store, though we are pretty sure she probably did that, as well. Rihanna actually visited Coco Chanel‘s apartment at 31 Rue Cambon.

Naturally, she took selfies and Instagrammed everything, ever. Also naturally, she had to be at least a little naked in one picture. More »

Donatella Versace Proclaims “I’m Not Like This Genetically,” World Reels From Fallout

Donatella Versace Proclaims "I'm Not Like This Genetically," World Reels From Fallout

Large congregations of fashion industry types can often result in moments of pure, elevated, frequently delightful obliviousness. Unfortunately, this weekend’s British Vogue Festival seemed like a pretty staid affair–Victoria Beckham‘s soundbite about her naked design process was as scintillating as things got.

Then along came Donatella Versace. More »

Lanvin’s Alber Elbaz On Hedi Slimane: ‘We Just Have to Give Him Time to Really Build a Story’

Lanvin's Alber Elbaz On Hedi Slimane: âWe Just Have to Give Him Time to Really Build a Storyâ

Lanvin creative director, design collaboration superstar and all-around loveable fashion gnome Alber Elbaz did time at the British Vogue Festival this weekend–and Simon Burstein, CEO of London luxury boutique Browns, saw fit to ask Elbaz what he thought of Hedi Slimane‘s critically-derided, commercially viable collections for the newly revamped house of Saint Laurent.

Elbaz, ever the diplomat, replied… More »