| Feb 10, 2013
| 9:12 AM
NEW YORK -- To say that Alexander Wang is under pressure right now would be an understatement. Wang, 29, a rock star designer in his own right, known for brash basics favored by downtown It girls and models, is the newly crowned creative director of...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 1:37 PM
Among the most important rap albums released over the last year or so, one contains a song about Nas' complicated relationship with his teenage daughter. Another has a track in which Killer Mike outlines President Reagan's contribution to the prison-...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 9:28 AM
PARIS -- New York-based designer Alexander Wang's debut at the venerable French fashion house of Balenciaga on Thursday morning was the most hotly anticipated event of Paris Fashion Week. And even as naysayers questioned Wang's chops (just 29 years old,...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 3:19 PM
PARIS -- Malibu gal pals Cher, jewelry designer Loree Rodkin and Chrome Hearts co-founder Laurie Stark sat front row on Thursday afternoon at Paris Fashion Week, taking in Oliver Rousteing’s rocker-chic Balmain collection.
The inspiration: The...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 9:40 AM
PARIS -- The Dior fall 2013 collection by Raf Simons was such a triumph that the question is, will anyone want to wear anything else?
For his second ready-to-wear outing for Dior on Friday afternoon during Paris Fashion Week, Simons created a runway set...
| Mar 10, 2013
PARIS — We saw a giant spinning globe at Chanel, heard live music by Antony and the Johnsons at Givenchy and snapped front-row pics everywhere of celebrities, including Jessica Chastain, Naomi Watts, Frank Ocean, Zoe Saldana, January Jones, Kourtney...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 6:20 PM
French designer Julien Dossena has been appointed creative director of women's ready-to-wear at Paco Rabanne, the label announced Thursday.
The fashion house issued the following statement regarding the appointment: “We are delighted to welcome...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 8:11 AM
Lady Gaga made several public appearances Monday to promote her new "Applause" single and music video, changing outfits as she went. By midday, fashion watchers had spotted her in outfits by Balenciaga and Mathieu Mirano, as well as the Balmain fall...
| Sep 1, 2013
Individuality has never been more in.
In our Fall Fashion issue, we start with a report on the season's all-encompassing look. We're calling it "Street Luxe." At Givenchy, Saint Laurent, Rodarte, Fendi and elsewhere, designers have translated the...
| Sep 2, 2013
If several years of riotous color and digital prints in fashion has you seeing spots, and punk rock is not your thing, going back to black (and white) could be a welcome palette cleanser.
What started last season on the spring runways with Marc Jacobs'...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 12:47 PM
With the global marketing blitzes for films these days, it's not uncommon to see celebrities walking dozens of red carpets in dozens of high-profile looks in so many days.
While it's fun for style watchers, today's never-ending red carpet means a...