We have bitched and moaned about peplums for nearly as long as we’ve been doing red carpet coverage–they bother us for a number of reasons, namely that they tend to be awkward, bulky and unflattering on women in the actual corporeal world (as opposed to the fantastical creatures forged at fashion week and paraded down the runway) and because they look so pointless. Just a bunch of unnecessary fabric, engulfing the wearer, serving no visual purpose. No wonder Kim Kardashian loves them.
…But looks like we better start loving them too, because if the current NYFW runways are any indication, they’re not going away anytime soon. Here’s what to expect from the trend next Spring. More
Last night, we reacted to the Golden Globes red carpet. This morning, we picked up the pieces.
Predictably, there wasn’t much to like on the red carpet and there was even less to remember. Luckily, the fashion disasters came fast and furious: Halle Berry showed her midriff, Alyssa Milano went to prom, and Jennifer Lopez really wanted you to think about her naked. More
The Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show takes place in December, which means the Victoria’s Secret Angels have already begun their crazy pre-show diets. More
And zero people were surprised. More
Known for fashion forward basics, Canadian brand Joe Fresh launched in 2006 and has been widely available throughout Canada in supermakret chain Loblaws. In 2009, they began the first round of releases in a cosmetics collection, starting with nail lacquer… this is how the brand caught our eye: on the Fall 2011 catwalks at Doo.Ri and Theysken’s Theory this past NYFW. But those creamy coffee colors on the models’ nails aren’t available stateside just yet: More
Because the company will make him skates. -Fashion Indie
Marc Jacobs put a twist on his “minimal baroque” Spring 2011 Prada stole. -The Cut
Zoe Cassavetes made a short film concerning Miu Miu’s spring collection. -New York Times
Speaking of the Prada stable, Miuccia won’t be doing any fast fashion capsule collections. -Daily Mail
Kate Moss in sunnies, Malia Obama’s American designer, Spring trends and More