South Korea’s Plastic Surgery Obsession Comes to a Head at the Miss Korea Pageant: We went inside the pageant to learn about secret plastic surgery performed in bathroom stalls and the crazy intensity of competing in the pageant itself.
Fashion Folk Go Back to School: Crafting the perfect back-to-school outfit is the ultimate expression of who you are (and who you’d like to be). See what clothes your favorite fashion people chose when they were budding industry powerhouses trapped in tiny seven-year-old bodies.
Will Victoria’s Secret Lose Its Lingerie Industry Bra-opoly?: Wave buh-bye to that tape-measuring lady and meet the new breed of lingerie startups changing the way we shop for bras.
Wondering Why the J.Crew Style Guide Looks So…Different?: We talked to Gayle Spannaus, J.Crew’s Fashion Director, about styling tricks and the decision to wipe off J.Crew’s signature coral lipstick this season.
One Small Step for NYFW, One Giant Leap for Plus-Size Fashion: Eden Miller’s line will be the first-ever plus-size line to show at New York Fashion Week. We chatted with the designer about this exciting honor and how she’s preparing for the big day.
And… Reason #24983 to Love Tim Gunn: The Project Runway mentor sounded off about designers having “absolutely no interest” in creating plus size clothing, calling it ‘repugnant.’
The Butts Seen ‘Round the World: The VMAs this year were a bit… fleshy, to say the least. Serial exhibitionists Lady Gaga and Miley battled to see who could get the closest to being naked on national television.
The Age-less Supers Strike Again: Interview Magazine chose to photograph and interview (duh) not one, but seven iconic supermodels for its latest cover–and placed relative-newcomer Daria Werbowy among the likes of Kate Moss, Linda Evangelista, and Naomi Campbell. Oh yeah–they’re also all naked.
Mademoiselle C is Almost Here: To tide us over while we wait for the premiere, Carine Roitfeld and her people gave us a little treat: a video of the first five minutes of the documentary. Check it out here–but it might make you antsier than before.