There are certainly a few celebrity collections we wouldn’t brand uncool–The Row and Victoria Beckham spring to mind–but very few famous people can just waltz in on a highly specialized industry and produce good work.
…Luckily, they all have giant design teams making the actual decisions for them. Hence, every now and again, an uncool celebrity brand gets it right.
Even Carlos by Carlos Santana. More
The City star and Whitney Eve-designer Whitney Port slinked around in a bondage-y looking set of lingerie for ladmag Maxim. What’s remarkable here isn’t the yawning gap in public image between Port and say, a real designer like Phoebe Philo or Miuccia Prada, it’s that even in sexy, slinky, bondage-y bras and panties, Whitney Port is still boring as fuck. More
Because it’s filled with colors! And designed for hot weather! And it is only the right choice for people who have no ability to discern taste whatsoever. I guess she’s a first time designer, and we should be nice to … More
Everyone has their bad reality television guilty pleasure. Mine is The Hills. And thus, when Whitney Port moved on to The City, I had to watch. So, obviously, when she launches a fashion line, I’m totally going to be interested. … More