Topic: giorgio armani prive

Runway Gallery: Shiny Futurism At Giorgio Armani Prive Spring 2011 Couture

Runway Gallery: Shiny Futurism At Giorgio Armani Prive Spring 2011 Couture

Giorgio Armani said he was making clothes for strong, modern women but–with a few striking exceptions–much of his Armani Prive collection was a retread of futurism ideas that have long gone stale and were looking pretty stale even last season. There were shiny fabrics throughout, leggings, inexplicable peplums and lots of techno fabric that looked like liquid gemstones, but nothing really exciting, and even less that was wearable. Thus, Mr. Armani did something unusual for him, but unfortunately not something altogether new. More »

Gallery: Female Celebs in Suits

Gallery: Female Celebs in Suits

Leighton Meester showed up to the Gotham Awards in a Thom Browne suit and honestly, she killed it. She looked sexy and effortless and cool. She softened the menswear-inspired outfit with feminine make-up, flowy hair and Faragamo heels, which might be why it worked like gang busters. I tend to think women in suits look great. Of course, there are the occasional failures (lots of those ahead) but when it works, does it ever work. More »