As designers embrace a new fluidity, androgynous models make us rethink sexual appeal
When Caitlyn Jenner in that scrumptious corset slithered onto the cover of Vanity Fair, she ignited a rousing national chorus of cheers (and of course, some dumb jeers as well). While most of America may have been stunned by Jenner’s candor, a gender fluidity, whether it reflects a deeply felt ... More
Kimora Lee was a fashion person before she was a celebrity. “I was discovered by Karl Lagerfeld,” she says. “My first major job was walking the Chanel runway. That was haute couture, the best introduction to fashion anyone could have.” By the time Lee retired from modeling in the early ... More
A look at the defining works of the legendary designer
When we think about Oscar de la Renta, we often picture the beautiful and impressive women he dressed, from Jacqueline Kennedy and Michelle Obama to Beyoncé and Sarah Jessica Parker. But as OSCAR DE LA RENTA: His Legendary World of Style (Rizzoli) makes abundantly clear, the late designer’s More
In honor of NYFW, one painter showcases lighthearted portraits of fashion's finest
Ashley Longshore’s paintings aren’t your typical artwork. But Longshore isn’t your typical artist, either.
“I don’t work with galleries. I don’t give up 50 percent. I am a one-woman show,” says Longshore. “I love living in a country where I don’t have to sit around and wait for a man ... More
The actress shares her favorite costumes from Masters Of Sex
For a television show that’s about baring it all, Masters of Sex, the Showtime drama that centers on human sexuality pioneers Dr. William Masters and Virginia Johnson (played by Michael Sheen and Lizzy Caplan), gives careful attention to the costumes. The series is set in the 1960s in ... More
Gilt.com’s extensive designer inventory comes to life with a new in-person experience
Shopping online is amazing. For some, let’s all be honest, it’s really the only reason to own a laptop. But for large or luxury purchases, it can be hard to “check out” without seeing the product in the flesh, so to speak. Gilt.com, the members-only shopping ... More
The quintessentially British brand joined forces with Georgia May Jagger to create the perfect leather jacket
Leather goods house Mulberry has tapped British It-girl and rock ‘n’ roll heiress Georgia May Jagger as their latest muse, and the result is a (biker) chic capsule collection centered on the ultimate leather jacket.
Mulberry—whose previous leather jackets have been donned by the likes of Kate Moss and ... More