Topic: Trenches

Shopping Guide: 18 Lightweight Trenches For Spring

Shopping Guide: 18 Lightweight Trenches For Spring

It’s starting to get sunny, but it’s still too chilly to just go with a tank or tee… to say nothing of those random New York rainstorms that seem to happen whenever is least convenient during the summer. So, to help your wardrobe on its transitional way, we’ve put together a nice round-up of cool, easy, lightweight jackets that’ll keep you dry (but not too warm) this Spring. More »

Nerd Fashion: The Cult of the Long Coat

Nerd Fashion: The Cult of the Long Coat

Maybe it’s because superheros don’t exist in your world. Maybe it’s because they DO exist, but you need something to help you stand out from the caped masses. Whatever the reason, a cape won’t fly for you, so you need something else. Something long. Something mysterious. Something like… Eureka! You’ve got it: A coat! A super long awesome coat! More »

Ready-to-Click: Camilla Belle Challenges Our Understanding of Shirts

Ready-to-Click: Camilla Belle Challenges Our Understanding of Shirts

Camilla Belle wore a ruffly bandeau top with a pant suit. -The Cut

The latest round of Megan Fox and Rafael Nadal’s Armani ads. -WWD

Fashion types fawn over Cristóbal at an exhibition of Mr. Balenciaga’s work. -New York Times

Ways to wear pre-fall’s ubiquitous cropped trouser. -Daily Mail

Karl Lagerfeld to design more Coke bottles. -Fashion Indie

Nicole Richie talks Winter Kate, Topshop’s latest, Jessica White’s new show and More »

The Score: Gap Funnel Neck Coat, $80

The Score: Gap Funnel Neck Coat, $80

Decent outerwear for under $100 is hard to find, but it’s freezing, so that’s what I’m thinking about. In any event, one of those evergreen trends that people say you have to acknowledge (every fall, without fail) is the camel coat. It’s not so much a trend as a classic: versatile, tasteful, goes with everything, chic, basically all the stuff you want and need in a piece. This super More »

Do You “Invest” In Fashion?

Do You "Invest" In Fashion?

Fashion glossies have kind of a skewed understanding of the word “investment.” Or at least that’s what I think after years of thumbing through Vogue and Harper’s Bazaar and seeing statements like, “This black trapeze coat is a great investment piece,” or “These such and such [name of designer]s are a perfect investment shoe.” I like the concept, actually, More »