During her fifty year reign as the “Empress of Fashion,” she launched Twiggy , advised Jackie O and coined some of fashion’s most eloquent proverbs such as “the bikini is the biggest thing since the atom bomb.” She was the fashion editor of HARPER’S BAZAAR where she worked for 25 years before becoming editor in chief of VOGUE followed by a remarkable stint at the Met’s Costume Institute where she helped popularize its historical collections.
Mostly monochromatic, this collection had a languid, laid-back glamour telegraphed by luxe fabrics and embellishments. The label’s designers, Heidi Middleton and Sarah-Jane Clarke, said they took their design elements both from the “energy” of Peru and of Buenos Aires, following a jaunt there earlier this year, and from elements of masculine and feminine dressing.
After the giant egg performance at the Guggenheim Museum Lady gaga took her performance art talents across the pond, hitting the catwalk for famous hat maker Philip Treacy’s Michael Jackson-themed London Fashion Week show. (It’s the designer’s first in 13 years, though his hats are worn by countless celebs.)
Antony Burakowski and Alison Roberts celebrated 25 years in the business by opening London fashion week with a collection called…
For the finale of Alexander Wang’s spring show, held Saturday evening at Pier 94, nine models, all…
Street Style is a fashion that is considered to have emerged not from studios, but from the grassroots. Street fashion is generally associated with youth culture or individual mix& mach style. From Paris to New York , London or Stockholm, street fashion sustains multiple simultaneous highly diverse fashion trends and expressions at any given time. Mainstream fashion often appropriates street fashion trends as influences.
Ending March 30, a craft festival brought a silk screened scarf exhibit, leather workers, diamond setters, watch makers, tie makers and other artisans together who demonstrated their skills for the public.
“I’ve never believed in God, but I believe in Picasso.” Diego Rivera Viennese fashion designer Susanne Bisovsky‘s…
The SCAD Museum of Art is pleased to present Little Black Dress, the premier exhibition of the Fall 2012 season. The exhibition curated by SCAD trustee and Vogue Contributing Editor André Leon Talley, will open to the public on September 28th and is sponsored by M·A·C Cosmetics.
Shanghai Tang Spring/ Summer Ad Campaign presents The Rite Of The Phoenix, an inspiring tale of re-birth. This new campaign marks the second creative collaboration between Shanghai Tang and renowned photographer Chen Man with famous celebrities Lin Chiling and Hu Bing.
A scarf is known as a piece of fabric worn around the neck, or near the head or around the waist for warmth, cleanliness, fashion or for religious reasons. They can come in a variety of different colours.
Every Sunday, between 3 Pm and 6 Pm I enjoy stolling at downtown Manhattan. It is quite a show.
I have selected the best street style shots from London Fashion Week Spring 2013. Among the photographers:
Vogue ‘s Phil Oh, The Cut’s Victoria Adamson from The Cut, Fashionista’s Street Walker.
Flower power was a slogan used by the American counterculture movement during the late 1960s and early 1970s as a symbol of passive resistance and non-violence ideology.
Envisioned as a virtual labyrinth of fantasy and reality, Prada‘s Fall Winter campaign is work of the legendary…
Among my favorites Haute Couture 2012, in Paris are Hubert de Givenchy’s column dress from the 1960s — made famous by actress Audrey Hepburn in “Breakfast at Tiffany’s” — was the muse behind the house’s imaginative couture presentation.
This week I was kindly invited by Jaime Bernice head of the PR department at Christie’s to admire in private one of the most spectacular jewelry collections in the world , the the celebrated film star, fashion icon, and humanitarian and my forever inspirational archetype Elizabeth Taylor .