Raf Simons Starts Strong with Dior Couture

It wasn’t long ago that we reported, after rumors about Azzedine Alaia, then Marc Jacobs, then Alexander Wang that Dior had FINALLY settled on a creative director in Raf Simons. And it turns out, that unlike so many things in fashion these days, the result was worth the wait.

This past Monday Raf Simons […]

Paris Puts Its Foot Down in Fashion Week Scheduling Debacle

Just when it looked like this whole mess was about to get straightened out France’s Chambre Sydicale de la Haute Couture has put its foot down, right on top of Milan. For those who haven’t been following the biggest feud in fashion the play by play goes something like this: For the last few years […]

McQ to Show at Next Year’s London Fashion Week

McQ the younger, more affordable and edgier little sister of the Alexander McQueen label has recently announced that it will be opening its first stand alone store on Dover Street in London and according to a report from The Telegraph the line will be shown on the runways at London fashion week for the first […]

New York and London Offer to Move Fashion Week Dates

As we reported last month, there was a bit of a misunderstanding between the organizers of the New York, Milan and London Spring 2013 fashion weeks, scheduled for September of next year. The issue was centered around agreement which the governing bodies behind the New York, London, Milan and Paris shows had signed back in […]

Adriana Lima to Young Girls: “Don’t go starving yourself”

Supermodel and Victoria’s Secret Angel Adriana Lima would like to set the record straight. Last Tuesday marked the annual Victoria’s Secret fashion show in New York City and amid all the buzz about it being the most exciting, most over-the-top Victoria’s Secret show yet (can you say musical performers Nicki Minaj, Maroon 5, Kayne AND […]

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 […] Hits Shelves Today!

If this isn’t the definition of bucking a trend then we don’t know what is: In a world where every passing week sees another magazine or newspaper shrink its print format in favor of starting up an online counterpart, fashion website has released the first issue of their new magazine titled The glossy […]

A Glimpse of Things to Come at Forever 21’s Hologram Runway Show

Earlier this week Forever 21 debuted their fall collection with a runway show like nothing the fashion world has ever seen before. Holographic models walked an invisible runway and climbed stairs that rose up to meet them out of nothing, at one point it even started pouring neon yellow rain drops with models springing up […]

Dior Does Fine Without Galliano

It seems rumors of Christian Dior’s fall from grace have been greatly exaggerated. Despite the less-than-kind words many a fashion critic has directed at Dior’s post-Galliano runway shows, now under the control of Galliano’s former collaborator Bill Gaytten, the old saying that a picture is worth a thousand words still rings true and picture painted […]

Bridal Fashion Week Full of Surprises

All summer long style mags, bloggers and fashonistas everywhere have been speculating how Kate Middleton’s Alexander McQueen wedding gown would influence bridal fashion for 2012. Now that we are half way through Bridal Fashion Week the consensus within the fashion industry is that the Sarah Burton designed gown didn’t have the revolutionizing effect that so […]