The global financial crisis has claimed its latest fashion victim: Couturier Christian Lacroix: In a New York Times/International Herald Tribune articles Suzy Menkes writes, “Despite years of critical success, the company failed to break even, let alone turn a profit….The loss of Christian Lacroix to Paris haute couture is immeasurable. Although the designer hopes to Continue Reading
Sassybella has pix of a Chanel Concept car designed by South Korean car designer Jinyoug Jo: The design isn’t in production, but Chanel already has bikes, dumbells, skis, footballs, why not a car? Would you ride in a drop top Chanel coupe? Check more pix here.
Always on the cutting edge, i-D mixes legendary models with newcomers for a white shirts and blue jeans themed shoot in their latest issue: Kirsten Owen, Aminata Niaria, Natasa Vojnovic, Liu Wen, Caroline Ribeiro and Alek Wek were shot by photographers Amy Troost and Alastair McKimm. Simple effortless chic! Source
Super Sweet 16 Alum Teyana Taylor flexed her fashionable chops, styling herself for her next Single Cover: Apparently she’d like her fans to pick the winning shot. What do you think of her stylistic skills? Source
Check out the video below for an inspirational message from André Leon Talley and Isabel and Ruben Toledo: André says, “Don’t give up even if it takes you 30 years…It doesn’t matter as long as you have within your universe something that sustains you every day until your goal is met….It’s not time that matters, Continue Reading
Mom, musician, and actress Jada Pinkett Smith covers Ebony Magazine’s June 2009 issue: Gorgeous! The cover is great, but for some reason I feel like I’ve seen it before? Is it just me? Read more about Jada at www.ebony.com.
Swedish photog Therese AldgÃ¥rd and prop stylist Lisa EdsÃ¤lv decided to bake and photograph cupcakes in designer style. Apparently it took them three days to fashion these yummy creations inspired by Chanel, Louis Vuitton, Betsey Johnson, Agent Provocateur, and Christian Louboutin: We all saw Sheree with her Louis Vuitton cake, but for some reason this Continue Reading
Chanel Iman recently shared her first Harper’s Bazaar cover via Twitter: She’s wearing a turban and metallic V-Neck gown for Harper’s Bazaar Dubai. What a stunning debut! What do you think? Source