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Grand Theft Fashion

Anyone who has ever attended a runway show knows that the fashion world is home to as many spies as cold war era Berlin, and everyone who has been to a sample sale can tell you just how ruthless haute couture can make some people, but news out of Paris last night took the term […]

Dior’s Designer Search Continues

We have been reporting on this issue for the past six-months and if things keep going they way they have been we will be at it for another six, but the latest industry buzz is that Marc Jacobs will not be heading to Christian Dior. The French Fashion label has been without an experienced creative […]

Tamara Mellon Resigns From Jimmy Choo

Tamara Mellon, one of Britain’s most respected female entrepreneurs announced over the weekend her formal resignation from the multi-million dollar accessories firm that she helped build. Mellon, who co-founded the business with Malaysian-born British cobbler Jimmy Choo in 1996 and has since served as Creative Director for the firm, will stay on until a suitable […]

Versace for H&M Debuts Tonight

In a few short hours the most talked about designer/fast-fashion collaboration since Missoni for Target drove shoppers and the internet wild earlier this year, will hit the runway in NYC. Versace for H&M will be shown tonight at Pier 57 in New York City’s meatpacking district which has been re-christened “Versace for H&M Hall on […]

Will Kim Kardashian’s Divorce Have Vera Wang Seeing Red?

To the surprise of her friends and family, and the utter lack of surprise of almost everyone else in the world, reality TV queen Kim Kardashian’s marriage to basketball star Kris Humphries has expired faster than a bag of unopened potato chips. The couple’s 10 million dollar fairytale wedding and Kim’s divorce court filing citing […]

Introducing Demi-Couture

Move over haute couture, there’s a new couture in town.

As every good fashionista knows online stores and retail websites have changed the way we shop in the 21st century, where it once took weeks to finally see photographs of what came down the runways in New York, Milan and Paris, these days you can […]

Jason Wu Tapped as Target’s Next GO International Designer

According to reports by Women’s Wear Daily (WWD) , Target Corp. has officially announced that Jason Wu will be the next designer featured in the GO International program. Unlike the 400 piece Missoni for Target collection that sent shoppers into a frenzy last month and even crashed Target’s website, Wu’s collaboration with the retail giant […]

Narciso Rodriguez Cuts Loose, But Will Michelle Obama Follow?

There is no doubt that the current First Lady of the United States knows what she is looking for when it comes to formal fashion, love it or hate it Michelle Obama’s sense of style is always present at important state functions. However the first Lady’s most judged, and therefore most controversial outfit came all […]

Lanvin’s Lovable Little Dolls

Alber Elbaz recently took Lanvin back to its roots with Lanvin Petite, a kids collection full of ruffles, bows and pearls that is both an adorable off-shoot and a bit of an homage to founder Jeanne Lanvin whom always loved designing children’s clothes. The label announced earlier this week that when the collection hits boutiques […]

McQueen’s Savage Beauty Exhibit Closes in Triumph

Yesterday saw the closing of the Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty exhibit at New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art. The exhibit featured over 100 pieces and 70 accessories spanning the entire career of British born Scottish designer Alexander McQueen and was organized by the Met’s Costume Institute who presented the exhibit as an exploration of “an […]