Lavin Gets Real

Many an aspiring young model living in New York City or L.A. has fantasized about a casting agent walking up to them on the street and informing them that they are perfect for the latest high fashion ad campaign. However for 62-year old former schoolteacher Tizporah Salamon that fantasy hadn’t been on her mind for […]

Don’t Eat The Appetizers!

As the holiday season comes closer and closer, food seems to be the topic of choice. However, what to wear for the holidays is on your mind as well as what size dress to buy. As these two topics can be rather competitive you are probably thinking of different ways to keep your figure to […]

Gisele is Esprit

As fashion week is practically on our heels, it is somewhat of a shocker to hear the news about where the newly-crowned highest paid model is showing her face; in a non-high fashion ad campaign. Yes, one half of the highest paid couple (other half Tom Brady) and the highest paid fashion model, Gisele Bundchen […]

Stay Warm For A Good Cause

Fight the winter chill this year and fight against hunger. That’s right; this coming season you can do both. Fashion designer Thakoon Panichgul has created a fashionable and charitable way to take on the trends. Thakoon comes from a diverse background; he was born in Thailand, raised in Omaha, and resides in New York. He […]

Kris’ Kollection

Have you had enough Kardashian? Kris Jenner certainly has not! The celebrity mom, and ring-leader of Keeping Up With the Karadashians, has put the Kardashian back in her name (with a hyphen) making her Kris Jenner-Kardashian. However, this is not the big news; the news is Kris’ new fashion line. The one and only Jenner-Kardashian […]

See You Santa, Say Hello Lady Gaga

Calling all little monsters! Lady Gaga will be playing the part of Santa Clause this holiday season. Barney’s on Madison Avenue in New York City will be bringing the little monsters’ Christmas wish to life this year. Gaga’s Workshop is the name, and taking over a whole floor of Barney’s in N.Y.C. is the game. […]

Target Gets an Italian Twist

For quite some years now, Target has been doing small collaborations with designers. Finally, Missoni has become one of those designers. Well-known for their colors and zigzag stripped pattern, Missoni hopes to open their world up to some new shoppers with this collaboration.

Angela Missoni has commented, “We really wanted to reach a large audience. […]

Azzedine Alaïa’s Return to the Runway

It has been nearly a week since Azzedine Alaïa’s collection closed out the Paris Couture shows and the fashion world is still buzzing about Mr. Alaïa’s breathtaking designs. During a show week that saw Chanel’s Karl Lagerfeld delve into the depths of Coco’s mystic, Givenchy’s Riccardo Tisci put on a couture clinic and Valentino’s Chiuri […]

Chiuri and Piccioli Weave a Fairtale for Valentino

Valentino creative directors Maria Grazia Chiuri and Pier Paolo Picci0li, who took over after the 2008 dismissal of Alessandra Facchinette, have been celebrated these past few years for bringing a younger and hipper feel to the designer. Which is why many were surprised when their arrival at Valentino’s Haute Couture show was greeted by a […]

Givenchy Haute Couture Proves Lighter Than Air

How’s this for an interesting juxtaposition? While Karl Lagerfeld took eager viewers on a tour of Chanel’s dark side with Les Allures de Chanel, a romantically noir homage to Coco inspired by shadows and moonlight; across town Riccardo Tisci unveiled Givenchy’s ten piece offering for Couture Week, an extremely advanced exploration of haute couture techniques […]