Nicolas Ghesquière Leaves Balenciaga: The fashion world got a shock on Monday when Balenciaga announced that they were parting ways with their star designer. Cathy Horyn offered some insight into why Ghesquière may have left. Plus we took a look at the designer’s greatest hits at the storied house and the short list of candidates for the open design job.
We Love the Obamas: We’re excited that we get to see another four years of iconic style from Mrs. O and her daughters, who are growing into little fashionistas in their own right. The best thing about their style? The Obama ladies aren’t afraid to repeat a classic as evidenced by Michelle’s outfit at the polls, and her choice for election night. Relive all the best presidential campaign fashion stories here.
Kate Moss and Rihanna for V Magazine: Is it hot in here or…? Rihanna steamed up the internet with these pictures from her super sexy shoot with Kate Moss.
The Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show: We hung out with the Angels backstage (and via Twitter) and got some great scoop like who the Angels wish could see them now and the reason Karlie Kloss chopped her hair.
#Menswear: The pair behind the F*ck Yeah Menswear blog explain what made them start the spoof, what half the stuff on the website means and gave us a peek at what’s in their book.
Peter Brant Adresses the “Kill Obama” Thing: The young heir apologized for his “petty, stupid humor” and reminded us what a supporter of women he is.
5 Sweater Trends to Cozy Up To: Coloblock? Turtleneck? Or maybe a quirky animal design? They’re all so cute and most importantly, super warm!
Boutiques Bounce Back: Small retail owners in downtown New York tell us how they’re rebuilding after Hurricane Sandy, how they’re getting involved in the relief mission and what customers can do to help.