Topic: Manhattan

No More Buckets of Fake Blood: Is PETA Changing Its Strategy?

No More Buckets of Fake Blood: Is PETA Changing Its Strategy?

This past New York Fashion Week was a bit of a blur, so much so that I didn’t even realize the absence of an omnipresent fixture in previous seasons: PETA. I didn’t see one protester at Lincoln Center, Milk Studios, or any satellite location in between. No signs, no shouting, and (best of all) no buckets of paint to dodge. It may appear that animal rights activism group PETA are changing their approach. More »

Retro Snap: Cecil Beaton

Retro Snap: Cecil Beaton

ca. 1951, Manhattan, New York, New York, USA — Model wearing a baby blue spring bare shoulder ball gown by Mademoiselle: the skirt is short in front adds length to the back with ostrich feathers attached from the waist. Backdrop art work by Jackson Pollock’s Abstractions photographed at the Betty Parsons Gallery. — Image by © Condé Nast Archive/CORBIS More »