Through December 12th, Max Mara is hosting an exhibit in Seoul, South Korea at the Dongdaemun Design Plaza, which was designed by renowned architect Zaha Hadid. It includes seven themed-rooms, which feature garments, sounds, memorabilia, and interactive features that represent the brand’s history, spanning over 60 years.
In 2006, ... More
The first-ever Norell Couture Design Award recipient fashions a stylish career
Everything old is new again, thanks to recent Parsons School of Design graduate Anthony Galante – the first recipient of the inaugural Norman Norell Couture Design Award.
This past May, Galante, 31, was one of 14 design students enrolled in the “Norell x Parsons” external projects spring 2017 ... More
This new wave leather-maker gives luxury a new look
The hyper-femme, nonpareil-hued designs of Italian fashion brand DROMe’s SS18 collection may look out-of-this-world, but the textiles used to create them are as old-world as it gets. Founded in 2009 by Florence-based designer Marianna Rosati, the label is rooted in Tuscan leather making traditions passed on by Rosati’s father Ferrero, ... More
PVH Chairman and CEO Manny Chirico is responsible for the financial successes of Calvin Klein and Tommy Hilfiger
Calvin Klein and Tommy Hilfiger are household names with global recognition and mass appeal, cutting across generations and social classes with their iconic marketing campaigns, quality goods and on-brand messaging. At the top sits Emanuel Chirico, chairman and CEO of Calvin and Tommy’s parent company PVH—which earned $8.2 billion in ... More
Already a favorite amongst the ‘in’ crowd, Maria Buccellati is ready to share her brand’s language with the world
"It started immediately,” president of Faith Connexion Maria Buccellati says at the opening of her first New York store with the same aura of cool that her clothing brand exudes. “Kanye came in and sat in our office and immediately told me he liked our creatives. Then we ... More
The VS PINK model shares her fitness routine and how she stays calm pre-show ahead of the 2017 fashion show in China
The 2017 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show in Shanghai is right around the corner on November 28th, and to prepare, we caught up with VS PINK model Zuri Tibby. The “Angel” is currently in pre-show, prep mode for the iconic runway—Tibby will be walking for her second consecutive year! But before ... More
The model and face of Victoria’s Secret PINK reveals her favorite beauty buys and why a mini trampoline is a must-have
In anticipation of the 2017 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show on November 28th in Shanghai, we caught up with VS PINK model Grace Elizabeth, who is currently preparing to walk in the iconic fashion show for a second year in a row.
During the pre-show craziness, Grace Elizabeth made time to swing ... More
The late couturier offered his muses a token of his affection in the shape of a pendant
These days, top models are hatched through a superficial science involving beauty, pedigree, Instagram followers, Tyra Banks, or some combination thereof. But for Yves Saint Laurent, deciding the model that would close each of his shows was so personal and subjective that he used a heart-shaped pendant, a kind ... More
The brand’s out-of-the-box oeuvre grows with a dance directed by Spike Jonze
Opening Ceremony’s fashion shows have repeatedly recast the linear runway mold to deliver plays starring Elle Fanning, ballets choreographed by Justin Peck, and photo exhibits by Spike Jonze, to name a few from recent years. Last week, founders Humberto Leon and Carol Lim added to their impressive oeuvre, reuniting with ... More
Judging by Juicy Couture’s NYFW party Wednesday night, the legacy brand’s comeback campaign, which ramped up in August with the anointment of new creative director Jamie Mizrahi, is designed to administer a strong dose of nostalgia. The party, cohosted by Galore at the Public Hotel, featured performances by Paris Hilton and Lil’ Kim who, ... More