Peter Copping of Nina Ricci likes things pretty. But there was nothing saccharine about this collection. For Spring 2014, the designer created a series of airy, but not too fluttery, looks that were sensible and beautiful at once.
FEMEN is at it again. The Ukranian feminist group with fairly naked protest tactics, has targeted Paris fashion week. Today, two topless activists actually stormed the runway at Nina Ricci.
While most people bid farewell to summer with barbecues and back-to-school shopping, Hollywood’s A-list flocks to Italy for the Venice Film Festival. This year’s best red carpet looks seemed to stick to a very limited color palette of red (to match the carpet?), black, and white–but since all the VMA hubbub has finally died down, Read more →
Galliano’s not going. See who is.
For the first time ever, fashion enthusiasts with deep pockets will be able to shop the designs worn on the red carpet at the Met Gala.
What that means is if you see, on one of the four websites live streaming the Met Gala arrivals at 7 p.m. on the night of May 6 (ModaOperandi.com, Vogue.com, Samsung.com or MetMuseum.org), say, Lena Dunham wearing a Wes Gordon number that strikes your fancy, you’ll be to buy it the next day on Moda Operandi.
Four cities, one season: Fall 2013. Nemo kicked the collections off and every city to follow added its own dose of wintry chill. Somehow all that cold weather caused a discernible note of restraint to float through the collections. Don’t worry–the passion and excitement were still there, but designers actively pursued defining new ways we can really dress next fall. These looks felt grounded in the return of the “Lady,” as fashion’s pendulum swung away from the risqué, toward the refreshingly refined (spike-studded shoulders be damned). Check out our top trends for fall in the slide show.
A common observation following a runway show is, “That was styled really well.” In some cases, the styling can make or break a collection, which is why people like Katie Grand, Vanessa Traina and Brad Goreski have jobs during fashion week. Good styling showcases the clothes in the best way and also projects an image Read more →
Can you think of a better way to spend your Monday night than ogling the best, craziest, most-bejeweled shoes of the Fall 2013 season? Didn’t think so.
Read on for our round up of the top ten trends from Paris Fashion Week.
Paris Fashion Week is finally over, but some moments will stick with us. Click through to see who we think created the looks you’ll be wanting come September.