Category Archives: Fashion News

Clémence Poésy Is Reason Enough to Watch The Essex Serpent

Clémence Poésy as Stella Ransome in The Essex Serpent.Photo: Dean Rogers / Courtesy of Apple TV+ The Essex Serpent isn’t your average period drama. Based on Sarah Perry’s evocative novel of the same name, directed by the meticulous Clio Barnard, and penned by an all-female writers’ room, the new six-part saga from Apple TV+ centers on a free-thinking […]

Inside a Whirlwind Trip to New Orleans With Christopher John Rogers

Courtesy of Naomi Elizée  Christopher John Rogers didn’t slow down after his show stopping Met Gala moment with Sarah Jessica Parker. Four days after the first Monday in May, fashion’s wunderkind headed to New Orleans to celebrate his collection launching in ByGeorge, an Austin-based luxury fashion and lifestyle store with one location inside NOLA’s Hotel […]

One/Of Resort 2023

VIEW GALLERY20 PHOTOS One/Of By Patricia Voto Resort 2023 COURTESY OF ONE/OF BY PATRICIA V Since launching her made-to-order, sustainable ready-to-wear label One/Of in 2021, New York designer Patricia Voto has been expanding her offerings in both silhouette and fabrication. For resort, the designer was inspired by a trip to Mérida, Mexico, to add youthful shapes […]

50 Years In, Nike Continues to ‘Raise the Bar’ on Purpose

Nike execs spoke on purpose, play and realities of new era in business. Nike has had its head in the ESG game for quite some time, but that doesn’t mean change isn’t constant. Nike’s Purpose strategy — comprising people, planet and play — has been ingrained since Nike’s inception 50 years ago despite just over […]

Revisiting the Original Fashion TV Show with Jeanne Beker

Photo: Courtesy of CTV When Fashion Television first went on the air on Citytv in 1985, the Canada-born series was the first and only of its kind. Suddenly, no VIP status or front-row tickets were needed to attend a fashion show: Viewers could tune in and instantly immerse themselves into the brand new runway collections […]

Avant Apocalypse Is What Happens When Maximalism Meets Mad Max

Schiaparelli’s gilded “opera gloves.” Loewe’s armor-like body sculpting. Marine Serre’s head-to-toe catsuits. The new mode of dressing takes inspiration from bracing for the apocalypse, but with a stronger, sexier MO than your typical Blade Runner fare. It’s glamorous, dripping in gold and rife with baroque patterns. Perhaps the rise of this aesthetic stems from our obsession with […]

Quiksilver and ‘Stranger Things’ to Launch Capsule Collections

Netflix series “Stranger Things” returns for its fourth season on May 27 and to promote the premiere, Quiksilver is launching a capsule collection this month inspired by the hit series and the ’80s surf scene. The Huntington Beach, Calif-based brand worked with the Netflix costume team over three years on this collection, which takes cues […]

Chanel Resort 2023

In the fantasy vision of Monaco, there’s Grace Kelly, the Formula One Grand Prix and the Monte Carlo Casino — think “Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous” on steroids. And for the last century, Chanel has played a key part in the life of the tiny principality, from the opening of founder Gabrielle “Coco” Chanel’s first […]

Watchmakers tinker with new materials to attract younger consumers

Lab-made diamonds, recycled plastic and 3D printing: this year’s Geneva watch fair was teeming with timepieces crafted from new materials, aimed at seducing a new generation of luxury watch connoisseurs. H. Moser, a niche brand producing 2,000 watches a year for wealthy collectors, this year presented a watch covered in Vantablack, a super-black coating that […]

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 […]