The Say Yes to the Dress star and gown designer shares her secrets
If you’ve ever watched TLC’s Say Yes to the Dress, you’re familiar with Pnina Tornai. Brides filing in from around the world for their appointments at Kleinfeld’s—where the reality show takes place—consistently ask for the designer’s famously sexy, glamorous gowns. Say Yes to the Dress host Randy Fenoli remarks in ... 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
The young brand proves that progressive Mexican fashion is on the rise
Earlier this summer, DuJour reported on the rise of progressive fashion in Mexico City, a scene ripe with creativity and increasingly courting the attention of U.S. buyers. Perhaps no designer captures Mexico City’s inherently alternative sensibilities better than 25-year-old Victor Barragán, whose SS18 showing last night ... More
Watch out, Rihanna: Tomas Maier is the latest designer to collaborate with the sneaker giant
Designer Tomas Maier has teamed up with Puma for a special reissue of the sneaker company's classic Roma 1968 shoe, of which only 200 have been produced. While the shoes are minimal in both design and color, a debossed design of Maier’s signature palm ... More
Swedish fashion house Acne Studios welcomed its second West Coast outpost with a stylish soiree
Fashion and technology converged on the fringe of San Francisco’s Union Square last week for the opening of Stockholm-based Acne Studios’ fifth US boutique.
Mikael Schiller, Acne Studios Chairman, and CEO Mattias Magnusson celebrated the fashion house’s new tenancy with some of the Bay Area’s own resident powerhouses ... More
The longtime stylist was inspired by her wordly travels with her designer husband Louis Leeman
Three years ago, when the stylist Erica Pelosini married footwear designer Louis Leeman in Capri, Italy, she had one stern request: tassels. Her wedding dress, designed by Peter Dundas, then the creative director of Pucci, was adorned by delicate fringe cords across the lattice criss-cross neckline, while her white, lace-up ... More
Platinum Poire Royale, a new matchmaking service, celebrated equality at Barneys
Who says the fashion industry is heartless? In a collaboration for New York Fashion Week, designer Franco Lacosta joined elite matchmaking service Platinum Poire to launch his “LOVE IS GENDERLESS” collection at Barneys Downtown in conjunction with the invite-only matchmaking company’s first gay division, Platinum Poire Royale.
Cofounded by image expert ... More