Packing for fashion week is no easy feat… especially when all eyes and lenses are on you. When everyone is expecting you to wear something more outrageous than the last time, it can be difficult trying to top an outfit complete with a cherry on top. But nobody does it quite like Anna Dello Russo. We caught up with the streetstyle legend to see how she keeps the photographers on the street always on the edge of their seat. Vogue Japan’s […]
Photograph by Irving Penn. Published in Vogue, August 1997. Canadian cofounders Frank Toskan, as creative director, and Frank Angelo, as marketing director, begin selling cosmetics to professional makeup artists in Toronto. “If someone needed a gallon of glitter powder for a photo shoot for 30 people, they knew where they could find it,” Toskan will later say. The core team includes chief chemist Victor Casale, Toskan’s brother-in-law, and his sister, Julie Toskan-Casale. Sold in the basement of a Toronto department store, Angelo and […]
If you’ve resolved that this is the year you’re going to keep that New Year’s resolution and drop a few pounds, we’ve got several options to suit varying degrees of tolerance for hard work and deprivation. Enroll in Bootcamp David Burton/TrunkArchive.com For those who want to fully embrace an around-the-clock weeklong diet, fitness, and wellness getaway, consider the Rach at Live Oak/Malibu. Picture a five-star luxury resort meets summer camp-but with extremely structured diet and exercise. Expect 5:30 A.M. wake-up calls, followed […]
photo credit:Sean Cunningham If your teeth aren’t white, you could be tacking an additional decade on to your appearance. “It doesn’t make sense to dye your hair, get Botox, and use antiaging serums if you’re not whitening your teeth,” says Nancy Rosen, a cosmetic and restorative dentist in New York. The good news is “whitening your teeth is one of the fastest ways to turn back the clock.” For the quickest option, ask your dentist about Zoom! Advance, a one-hour […]
Socialite, fashion icon, interior designer, business woman …. Need I say more? Hope I’m not forgetting anything! Her spectacles, signature look, lend Iris Apfel a startled look. If she seems surprised, she has good reason. Mrs. Apfel, the subject of a string of museum exhibitions, a coffee table book and even a fashion advertising campaign, has long been a magnetto those devotees of fashion who worship her style. Born August 29, 1921 Iris Barrel in Astoria, Queens, New York, Apfel is […]
By Samantha Conti LONDON — Alice Temperley has opened her first flagship, in the former Juicy Couture space on Bruton Street in Mayfair, not far from Stella McCartney, Matthew […]
Hedi Slimane’s black magic woman, at Saint Laurent. Worn with a fur stole and Kenzo logo sweatshirt. Miranda Kerr, in head-to-toe black in New York. A shaded view, at Victoria Beckham. Tilda Lindstam’s eclectic-cool, off-duty look. Blogger Nadia Sarwar, spotted during fashion week. Costume National pulls the old hat trick. Bonnie Chen paired her Rag & Bone hat with a sunny yellow chiffon skirt. A preview of Jason Wu’s new Miss Wu line. Rachel Zoe has always been hat-inclined. A […]
PREMIER FIFTH AVENUE LUXURY RETAILER’S LEGENDARY WINDOWS SET THE STAGE FOR SEVERAL DISTINCT ENVIRONMENTS ABOUT BERGORF GOODMAN Bergdorf Goodman, founded by master tailors Edwin Goodman and Herman Bergdorf, is located on the corner of New York’s Fifth Avenue and 58th Street, the former site of the Cornelius Vanderbilt mansion. Bergdorf Goodman: The pinnacle of style, service, and imagination, since 1901.
A few of Dr. Colbert’s model clients : Rosie Huntington Whiteley, Laetitia Casta & Erin Heatherton | Image Credit – Style.com As one of New York’s premiere dermatologists, Dr. David Colbert knows a thing or two about perfect skin. His client base that ranges from supermodels, to some of Hollywood’s most beautiful women, but his techniques are simple enough to be implemented by everyone. MDC caught up with the skincare authority to talk product, pampering and how he’s using his medical expertise to do incredible charity work […]
PARIS — Balenciaga will next week name Alexander Wang its new creative director, WWD has learned. According to market sources, the PPR-owned fashion house picked the buzzy New York designer to succeed Nicolas Ghesquière, who is to officially exit Balenciaga today. Balenciaga officials had no comment on Thursday. Wang officials did not respond to a request for comment. A designer in the sleek-and-modern fashion mold of Ghesquière, but with a streetwise edge and a tinge of Goth, Wang has become […]
The Australian Victoria’s Secret Angel will replace Kate Moss, who starred in Mango’s last two campaigns. The spring/summer 13 campaign was shot by Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin in New York. Previous Mango models have included Karolina Kurkova,Claudia Schiffer and Naomi Campbell, as well as actressesScarlett Johansson, Penelope Cruzand Diane Kruger.
She’s a designer; actually, without a doubt she is one of the most successful Chinese designers. She studied at the China Textile University of Shanghai and at London’s Central Saint Martins. Before launching her eponymous line Uma Wang, she worked as an assistant for a Chinese brand. Besides designing the shapes, she also creates the threads and fabrics on her own. “As a child, in northern China, I would spend hours watching my father prepare medicines by using different ingredients, almost like […]