Category Archives: Fashion News

Olivier Rousteing, Brandice Daniel, And Victor Glemaud Revisit Fashion’s Racial Reckoning

Less than two weeks ahead of the second anniversary of George Floyd’s death, which spawned a global reckoning over racism and policy brutality, and on a smaller but nonetheless visible scale, a lack of diversity within the fashion industry, an impressive range of talent, including Balmain creative director Olivier Rousteing, gathered at Parsons School of […]

CHRISTINE CHIU TALKS FASHION IN ‘BLING EMPIRE’ SEASON TWO

A lot has happened since we left Christine Chiu at the end of season one of “Bling Empire.” The Netflix reality series follows a group of affluent Asians living in Los Angeles. After those episodes started streaming in January 2021 (having filmed through most of 2019), Chiu emerged as the fashion-obsessed haute couture collector, butting […]

More is More! Paloma Elsesser’s Miaou Collection Launch Party Celebrates Size Expansion in Style

David X Prutting/BFA.com While walking across downtown Manhattan to celebrate the highly anticipated launch of Paloma Elsesser’s first collection for Miaou, it occurred to me that I hadn’t yet seen any of the clothes. And then I looked up. A poster of co-designer and campaign star Elsesser in a playful patchworked corset greeted me on […]

The Sauciest Jeans Come From This Ukrainian Designer

Photo: Courtesy of Masha Popova Photo: Courtesy of Masha Popova Last summer, Dua Lipa posed on a balcony wearing the Gen-Z top seen around the world. The piece was incredibly complex, with the bodice consisting of two hand-dyed and embroidered butterflies in a kaleidoscope of sweet blues, yellows, and purples. The look was created by Masha Popova, […]

Fashion Group International Salutes Rising Star Award Winners

A sellout crowd of 300-plus celebrated the winners of the Fashion Group International’s Rising Star awards Tuesday afternoon. While success is always welcome in life, never mind at awards events, lessons in adversity and perseverance took equal billing at the 26th annual event. Longevity, determination and reinvention were recurring messages throughout the luncheon at The […]

Travis Barker Opens Up On How Kourtney Kardashian Changed Him: ‘I Found The Love Of My Life’

Travis Barker isn’t holding back when it comes to labeling what his fiancée Kourtney Kardashian is to him: She is the One. The greatest love story he’s ever had. The woman who changed everything. As he tells Vanity Fair in a new interview, before he started dating her, “[I was] fine with just being single the rest of […]

Kim Kardashian Worried She’ll Lose Her Hair After Met Gala Look

SKIMS founder Kim Kardashian borrowed Marilyn Monroe’s iconic dress from Ripley’s Believe It or Not! The museum that he wore while singing ‘Happy Birthday’ to the then US President John F. Kennedy in 1962 Kim Kardashian has admitted that she’s worried she might lose her hair to pull off her stunning look at the Met […]

Louis Vuitton Envisions A Positive Path Forward For Cruise 2022

An avid fan of modern architecture, Nicolas Ghesquière hosted Louis Vuitton’s Cruise 2022 show on Tuesday at Ax Majeur, an urban sculpture in the northwestern suburbs of Paris by The late Dani Karavan. This massive structure boasts structural features that symbolize the time and pace of human life while also celebrating art and nature – […]

The Resort 2022 Trends Are All About Making A Statement

There is less consensus on the silhouette of “It” and more on the underlying desire to get dressed again. Thinking too much about fashion’s previous collections can give you a headache (or at least, make you feel like you’re the “It’s Always Sunny” meme). At this point, the actual calendar and the show schedule aren’t […]

Dior Celebrates The Return Of In-person Shows With An Extremely Tactile Couture Collection

While showing seasonal collections through short films can open up a whole new way of creative expression, there is something to be said for the flattening effect that digital formats can have on the pants themselves. shirt. It’s hard to see the depth of tweed or the flowing quality of a chiffon through the two-way […]

Balenciaga’s Return To Couture Was Worth The 53-year Wait

Demna Gvasalia’s debut offering combined his sophisticated yet sophisticated fashion approach with Cristobal Balenciaga’s iconic silhouettes. Kanye West, James Harden and Anna Wintour entered Cristobal Balenciaga’s original salon on Wednesday to witness Demna Gvasalia’s debut Haute Couture collection for the home. However, only two people showed up to attend, as West had covered his face […]

Monse Takes Inspiration From Our Favorite Fictional Upper East Siders For Fall 2021

We don’t have to wait long to see the full range of runway collections inspired by the new version of “Gossip Girl”.   On Wednesday, Fernando García and Laura Kim held a runway show at 1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge in New York City to showcase Monse’s Fall 2021 collection. The lookbook was photographed and sent […]

Kerby Jean-raymond Celebrates Black Inventions In Debut Pyer Moss Couture Collection

The first Black American to present haute couture as a guest of the Chambre Syndicale paid homage to Black innovation. A rain delay couldn’t put a damper on Kerby Jean-Raymond’s haute couture debut for Pyer Moss, which finally walked on Saturday afternoon. The original time slot assigned by the Chambre Syndicale de la Haute Couture […]

Must Read: Will Reebok Find Success At Abg? Peter Copping Is Reportedly Working At Balenciaga

Will Reebok find success at ABG? American licensing giant Authentic Brands Group (ABG) announced it would acquire Reebok for $2.5 billion on Thursday. A go-to buyer of brands in their near-death phase, ABG said it plans to set up licensing deals and work with other partners that “optimize value in the marketplace” for Reebok. According […]

The Best Looks From The Fall 2021 Haute Couture Shows

After a year of primarily virtual debuts, the Fall 2021 Haute Couture shows came back in full force in Paris this week, delivering on a promise of — and desire for — grandeur, excitement and fantasy. The presentations themselves gave us plenty to talk about. There was an impressive Balenciaga debut. There was a rain […]

If You Have Eyes, You Will Love This Valentino Couture Collection

Pierpaolo Piccioli has done it again, with an artful celebration of color and beauty. Pierpaolo Piccioli has done it again, with an artistic celebration of color and beauty. While it would be politically unwise to admit it in a mixed company, every fashion week has a show everyone looks forward to the most, one that […]

Campy, Dramatic Bows Are The Beauty Trend Dominating The Haute Couture Runways

Anyone who’s been paying attention to the catwalk over the past few years can tell you that hair accessories have been dominating beauty trends for season after season (season after season). And if the fall 2021 couture shows are any indication, the phenomenon isn’t going away anytime soon. In fact, the latest runways in Paris […]