Issey Miyake opens exhibition, creates origami clothes, describes it as “continual search for means by which to turn ideas into reality.” -New York Times
Important question: is being fashionable synonymous with being sexually unappealing? -Harper’s Bazaar
Weird. Zac Posen: intern. -New York Post
Weirder. Christian Loubotin: trapeze artist. -Vogue UK
Style blogging made easy, Valentino for Gap, Lady Gaga made-under and More
The return of curves! This season’s Mad Men inspired stuff! This story shows up every two weeks! And the models at Louis Vuitton being size 2 instead of 0 does not signal the return of anything! -MSNBC
Speaking of Mad Men, Christina Hendricks did in fact inspire Karen Elson to go from “mousy” blonde to her signature red. -The Cut
Because conjecture and lies are more fun than actual news, here’s an imagining of Kanye West’s conversation with Alber Elbaz at the Stylemaker of the Year at the Accessories Council ACE awards. -Fashion Indie
Lady Gaga dressed like Andy Warhol-as-a-sexy-pin-up-nurse on Halloween. -Celebuzz
And Tavi dressed like More
See Dita von Teese in thigh-highs. -Paris Vogue
See Leighton Meester looking amazing in Marie Claire. -Celebuzz
See Dree Hemingway looking… nothing like herself. -The Frisky
Armani is also hopping on the luxury 3-D glasses bandwagon. -Fashionista More
I love magazines and clothes and shoes as much as the next girl. But I’ve realized that while I admire pretty things, I often dress for comfort, or for warmth, or in styles that don’t exactly challenge the prevailing aesthetic.
Which is part of the reason that I’m so impressed with women who have a serious sense of fashion, and an understanding of what makes beautiful clothes and innovative design, and how to put it together. More
The New Yorker recently ran a piece questioning whether or not 14 year old fashion blogger Tavi will remain relevant when she’s no longer 14. Tavi herself sounded completely sane and reasonable about the possibility that she might not always be sitting with Karl Lagerfeld at Fashion shows. She remarked:
“I guess that’s sort of a worry of mine, that I won’t be relevant anymore, and then I just won’t be able to do things like go to Fashion Week . . . In which case, I’ll just watch the livestreams. The main thing is the clothes.
Other people, like Anne Slowey, sound really, really bitchy. According to the NY Post: More
14 year old Fashion Blogger Tavi just hired her first publicist. Since Tavi spends time rocking out with Karl Lagerfeld, it’s not really that weird (because Karl Lagerfeld will get you into some crazy, non-drinking, non-drug-using, non-sexing robot circles).
Today, it was announced that adorbs fashion blogger Tavi (aka The Style Rookie) has landed her first non-writing job: she’ll be styling a photoshoot for Blackbook magazine. And who will the model be? Christine Staub (pictured at left), aka the … More
They might be funny, embarrassing, sad, or sentimental, but everyone has a first kiss story. That was the idea behind Elizabeth Spiridakis and Marisa Meltzer’s new zine, the aptly titled First Kiss (the name was chosen, Spiridakis joked, after they … More
Tavi, don’t let the man get you down. And by the man, I mean Blogger. Come join us here at WordPress. Or were you not allowed to post this picture because you’re 14? Tavi, everyone knows you are an 85 … More