The legacy of a fashion icon revealed through garments, fashion illustrations, and photography
The Chicago History Museum is turning a spotlight on a designer who made a forever-lasting impression on the fashion world. The museum’s newest exhibit, Making Mainbocher: The First American Couturier opens this Saturday, October 22nd. Like Mainbocher himself, the installation will span continents and several decades of history and twentieth ... More
Don’t confuse Lily Collins with the period heroines she often plays in movies, the Rules Don’t Apply star is very much a contemporary woman
As Lily Collins slinks back into a deep brown leather sofa after the photo shoot she just completed, a beam of light catches a speck of glitter that remains in her eyelashes, creating an illusion of glamorous tears about to stream down her dewy cheeks. But if there’s any young ... More
The Brazilian beauty talks fashion week memories, parties and her new moves
Seeing models in person is always jolting. They’re poised; they’re beautiful; they are very, very tall. There’s an aura of effortlessness around them that acts as a magnetic force, making it difficult to look away (and hard to imagine them as anything but models). Lais Ribeiro is certainly no exception—just ... More
A collection of drawings, photographs and designs from late fashion illustrator Antonio Lopez—a prolific force known for bringing diversity to the world of high fashion during the 1970s and ‘80s—will be on display through November at New York City’s Museo ...
Film and TV have fallen for the British actress, and now fashion has come calling too
Being typecast isn’t something that thrills most actresses, but Annabelle Wallis doesn’t take issue with the hand she’s been dealt. From her role in Showtime’s medieval drama The Tudors to her part on the BBC’s 1920s gangster series Peaky Blinders, Wallis has in recent years made a name for herself ... More
Designer pieces from Italy touch down at the NSU Art Museum
Bellissima: Italy and High Fashion 1945 – 1968, a gorgeous exhibition that explores the creativity that gave rise to Italian high fashion as we know it, will arrive at Fort Lauderdale’s NSU Art Museum this winter.
A project of MAXXI: National Museum of the XXI Century Arts in Rome and ... More