Telling time looks better than ever with two new collections
It was only a matter of time before Detroit-based Shinola came to town. The new Wicker Park/Bucktown flagship stocks the brand’s American-made watches (like the new Runwell Chronograph), bicycles and leather goods, with the cool community vibe that has helped fuel its rapid rise to the sartorial mainstream.
“Opening a ... More
The Hollywood legend chooses two trés chic timepieces
For watch and fashion geeks, this photo of Drew Barrymore (at a party for Refinery29.com in December) wearing two watches at once is heaven. Who amongst us hasn’t been faced with the hard choice of deciding which watch to wear? For Barrymore, the solution is simple: why choose at all? ... More
The line is inspired by rubies, sapphires, diamonds and emeralds
One might have imagined that Jimmy Choo’s wares couldn’t get any more decadent, but with the release of a new capsule collection, creative director Sandra Choi takes the 18-year-old brand to another level. The line, dubbed Vices, includes heels and clutches and was inspired by precious stones like rubies, sapphires, diamonds and emeralds. ... More
There’s an old aphorism about the dancing duo Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers. It goes like this: Ginger did everything Fred did… except backwards and in high heels. When someone is pretty, like Cindy Crawford, pictured here at an Omega event in London, we often don’t recognize how much thought ... More
As concerns familiar to foodies come increasingly to the forefront in fashion, too, Lynn Yaeger ponders the feasibility (and attractiveness) of vegan dressing
Bagpipe players line the entrance to Mayfair’s Royal Institution of Great Britain, and lookie-loos crane their necks as a steady stream of fashion professionals enters the elegant edifice—it’s London Fashion Week, and Livia Firth, the eco-activist and wife of actor Colin, is hosting her “Green Carpet Challenge.” Inside, there is ... More
Every December, an international audience of artists, collectors, museum directors and curators gather in Miami for Art Basel. For a week, bohemian artists and celebrities mingle with jetsetters for a weeklong festival of parties and visual indulgence.
Last week, in celebration of the art fair’s creativity and Miami’s sexiness, supermodel Stephanie Seymour and ... More