The plot keeps thickening: maybe Raf Simons didn’t step down from Jil Sander with his eyes on the top spot at Christian Dior (or Yves Saint Laurent!) as we previously thought. WWD’s Bridget Foley says Simons was actually fired from … More
Should we be taking fashion cues from the first-grade set? More
In a post this morning, WWD project a big, big, BIG! trend for Resort 2012: the ultra wide leg. “Resort,” you say, “That’s not a legitimate season!” Well, that may be true but it doesn’t matter: one fall 2011 trend that emerged right out of the gates this past NYFW was wide leg trousers and they were everywhere. Too bad they seldom work on anyone. More
The Fall 2012 couture shows kicked off today (rather, were off to a “haute and heavy start”) (thanks, WWD) and the industry bible was not kind to the house of Dior. More
The correct response is “no.” More
In my Jessica Simpson handbag, I keep my Jessica Simpson sunglasses, my Jessica Simpson perfume (Fancy Love), my (edible!) Jessica Simpson beauty products and an alternate pair of my Jessica Simpson shoes, because even after all these years I cannot get enough of Christian Louboutin’s Bruges pump. I am also very excited to have an entire home decorated in products that Jessica Simpson has absently approved of, like some kind of Roman emperor idly allowing pastel porcelain salt shakers to live. I dress my dog in Jessica Simpson high-waisted denim rompers and then we laugh together, illuminated by the gentle glow of a Jessica Simpson scented candle. It smells like cotton candy flavored cheesecake. By Jessica Simpson. More
Even since Vogue landed on blogging platform tumblr (preferred service of upwardly mobile and liberal arts-educated bloggers everywhere), less cutting edge fashion types went scrambling to get their own. In some cases, tumblrs are just satellite blogs for the main event; in others, they are awesome free-standing entities that you really should pay attention to. Here’s a mix of the obvious (Helmut Lang, V) and the less so. More
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16-year-old gap-toothed modeling sensation Lindsey Wixson has big, weird plans for her future. More
If you guessed “French sailing shirt,” you’d actually be wrong! More
‘Tis the season for gift guides, round-ups and conspicuous consumption, so here’s 15 cool and sturdy fashion books–covering history, photography, models and designers–for your fashionable (but at least semi-literate!) friends. Some are new and some are solid stand-bys… and just in case you can’t drop a grand (or two) on Helmut Newton or Dior, we’ve ordered them from most affordable to most… luxurious. 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).