In CK tradition, Francisco Costa has championed the industry's top runway darlings. Here, his major closers through the years
Debuting on the final day of New York Fashion Week, Francisco Costa's latest collection for Calvin Klein marks his 10-year anniversary at the helm. When he took over the reigns from Klein himself in the spring of 2004, the industry watched and respected the way he carried on the Calvin ... More
Here’s everything you need to know about the 26-year old on the verge of fashion industry fame
Who: Simone Rocha, daughter of John Rocha
What: Thanks to her designer dad, Rocha is no stranger to the behind-the-scenes madness of runway shows and the intense business of fashion. Growing up around one of Ireland's most respected fashion figures gave Rocha an uncommon advantage in launching her ... More
When it comes to nail trends for fall, "black is back." The tastemakers talk mineral inspiration and nail color as accessory
"Runway collections should tell a story, and the beauty elements are an essential part of that narrative," says womenswear designer Amy Smilovic. It's a Fashion Week fundamental, and it's no doubt on the minds of designers debuting their spring 2014 collections in a month.
Everything you need to know about the womenswear line from fashion's Hitchcock, Helena Lumelsky
Who: Helena Lumelsky, known as Lena.
What: Growing up in post-communist Sevastopol, Crimea, Lumelsky didn’t have access to the things most 12 year-olds can pick up at the local drugstore. As a child, she began to create and draft her own fashion magazine by hand—without ever having seen a ... More
London's nostalgia infects Christopher Kane, Burberry Prorsum and Mary Katrantzou’s fall 2013 collections
There’s something about London that always manages to evoke intense waves of nostalgia. Whether it’s the splendor of Buckingham Palace, the enticing darkness of the Tower of London or the hype surrounding newer attractions like the London Eye or Tate Modern, the line between present and past in the English ... More
Your midweek catch-up session for the most notable news in fashion, retail and beauty
The world of style is a rapidly spinning cycle of designer collaborations, label shakeups and seasonal trend reports. For the fashion inclined who don’t have time to sift through the style-blog beast, we’ve rounded up the latest need-to-know newsmakers. Here are the high points in style for the week of ... More
Historian Caroline Evans spills the beans on the catwalk's clandestine past in a revealing new book
Fashion shows weren't always this way. Before the supermodels, the over-the-top productions and the weird, wonderful quirks that make up modern runway experiences, there was a very different type of presentation.
In her new tome, The Mechanical Smile, Caroline Evans, a professor of fashion history and theory at Central ... More
In time for its pre-fall 2013 collection, the Italian label unveils an all-new online destination
Many fashion houses design new collections this time of year, but this season Fendi took it one step further. The Italian label launched its newly redesigned website today, with more ways for Fendi fans to engage with ... More