Her wardrobe is ridiculous. I’m glad I got a two-year contract. –David Beckham, referencing his recent decision to stay with the L.A. Galaxy soccer team and his six month old daughter’s taste for expensive clothes in a Google+ video interview, which you can view in full after the jump. He also admits he has Spice Read more →
Well… it’s a little bit more complicated than that…but we agreed that it was probably best for everyone. –Marc Jacobs, finally, officially, confirms to the Telegraph that he is not going to Dior and will stay at Louis Vuitton. Here’s what else he had to say about the decision–which may or may not have been Read more →
“I’m pretty amazed by Hello Kitty. I see so many women in their 30s walking around in Hello Kitty sh-t and nobody is concerned for them. It’s the one iconic teenage symbol that seems okay for women in their 30s? The world seems to not have an issue with it.” –Charlize Theron on not relating Read more →
“To be honest, I don’t know why they pulled [that image] off. I thought it was a beautiful photo. We did a lot of photos that day, and working with Steven [Meisel], working with Pat [McGrath], working with Oribe and Carlyne [Cerf de Dudzeele] — we were creating art. I think they’re beautiful photos and Read more →
“There will be many small Armanis in my company to continue my work but there will be no genius capable of taking on all this. That would mean defrauding myself and my seriousness.” –Giorgio Armani has no filter in German weekly magazine Die Zeit, excerpted in WWD. He also told the mag he hates Hollywood Read more →
Clothes make the man. Naked people have little or no influence on society. –One of many famous one-liners by American author Mark Twain, who was born 176 years ago today. If he were alive today, how do you think he would dress?
Pope Benedict XVI goes to Africa and speaks about the value of women, the need for their emancipation, and the importance of achieving equality between men and women. Holy Father, wouldn’t it be more important that the Church started taking action instead of theorizing? There are many missions and laymen running foundations that help women Read more →
“Franca Sozzani once said something about John Galliano that I thought was perfect. She said that ‘Dior’s solution and salvation would be to bring back that man,’–and I agree. Of course he would never do that after being so badly treated. What he said was horrific, but said under the influence of drugs and alcohol–that Read more →
“There are a lot of pop stars making fashion collections – Kylie and J.Lo, Puff Daddy and Kanye West…Maybe next season, [Domenico Dolce and I] should sing a song.” –Stefano Gabbana quipped to the UK’s Times (via Grazia), when the subject of Madonna’s new line was broached.
It’s a shame she doesn’t wear more designers. I don’t really like the high street getting so much of the credit. I understand that there would be an array because you need to relate to so many people in the market, but she is a princess. If I were a princess, I’d be like, ‘Oh Read more →
“Honestly, without hesitation, it is the greatest honor, I mean, way above and beyond the lifetime achievement award, beyond anything. It’s like, to be immortalized on South Park, I can die a happy man.” Jacobs plans to commemorate this milestone. That’ll be my next tattoo, the Muscle Man Marc from South Park.” – Marc Jacobs Read more →