Growing up, my favorite magazines were Sassy and Jane. I paid almost as much attention to the bylines as I did to the articles. (The voices were so strong that I felt like I kind of knew these people. And seeing as I wanted to be a fashion writer, I hoped that I eventually would.) It's been interesting to observe where my favorites have ended up in the aftermath of Jane's demise. Some are still around. But others have seemingly fallen off the face of the glossy earth. (Can you hear me, Claudine Ko? I miss your hilarity!) Anyways, one ex-Jane staffer just got a big job. Kelley Culp, most recently a fashion editor at Page Six Magazine, which also shuttered, is now the editor-in-chief of FullFrontalFashion.com, the leg of Sundance responsible for those great pre-fashion week documentaries, as well as Joe Zee's new show.
With the fate of The City in question (the NY Times recently reported that MTV was still pondering whether or not to renew) Elle's Joe Zee is moving on. WWD says that the creative director will star in an eight-episode series on the Sundance Channel called All On the Line, in which he will help struggling designers revamp their collections. We love Joe, and we love what Sundance has done with its Full Frontal Fashion series, so this all sounds fantastic to us. Especially if he ends up running around New York City in a furry outfit.
The Sundance Channel's announced their line up for season two of The Day Before. The series follows a string of designers over the 36 hours prior to