| Jul 9, 2014
| 8:05 AM
Chanel's Paris haute couture show Tuesday drew from modern architecture, with much gilding on the lily, Suzy Menkes reported in Vogue. "It's like Baroque meets Le Corbusier," creative director Karl Lagerfeld said, and, indeed, the stated theme was "Le...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 6:12 PM
The event: Serious star power lighted up the Theatre National de Chaillot in Paris on Tuesday for the presentation of the Armani Privé fall 2014 Haute Couture Collection.
As Armani clients, journalists and VIPs from around the globe awaited the show,...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 12:52 PM
Two years after she brought Google Glass to the New York Fashion week runway, fashion designer Diane von Furstenberg has teamed with Google Inc. to launch a line of designer frames for the smart glasses to hang on.
Von Furstenberg-- best known for her...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 8:08 AM
Kanye West was sentenced to community service in January for attacking a paparazzo. Apparently, he's fulfilling at least some of it by lecturing fashion students at L.A. Trade Technical College. [TMZ]
Redken founder Paula Kent Meehan died Monday at...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 10:30 AM
ROME - Italy's RAI Cinema is having a banner year, commanding a 15% box office share for the first half of 2014, which makes pubcaster RAI's film unit the number two Italian distributor after Warner Bros. However Hollywood titles continue to be a low...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 11:12 PM
The Cleveland Cavaliers were late in making the first pick of the NBA draft, their dillydallying apparently not related to whom they would select but how they would explain the outfit Andrew Wiggins wore.
"I almost changed my mind when I saw it,"...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 5:03 AM
In a city starved for luxury flagship retail stores, consignment shops are the closest thing fashionistas have to getting the same haute couture looks worn by the world's rich and famous.
Although the fashions might not always be current, they are...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 7:00 AM
It was 2006 when British model-turned-actress Agyness Deyn first made a splash in the fashion world with her punkish peroxide pixie and androgynous style.
Since then, she has fronted ad campaigns for brands such as Burberry and Giorgio Armani while...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 10:30 AM
In just eight years, Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen’s The Row collection has become a fashion mainstay, a new-generation Giorgio Armani or Loro Piana that’s a go-to for timeless luxe basics, including leather leggings, pleated trousers, midi-...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 7:16 AM
News of the death of 1940s style icon Lauren Bacall got me thinking about the deep, historical connection between classic Hollywood cinema and high fashion.
One of the last stars of the golden era, Bacall was a muse to many designers, including Yves...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 7:36 AM
Sources told WWD that a team from Giorgio Armani's Milan office flew to George Clooney's home in Lake Como, Italy, to start fitting him and his groomsmen for his September wedding. His intended, Amal Alamuddin, is said to still be considering designers,...