Hey Lovelies! So if being a high-powered fashion editor is your goal, you’re in for one long, difficult, yet ultimately rewarding ride. Having innate good taste will get you in the door but it’s really persistence, networking, and an almost encyclopedic knowledge of the field that will take you farthest. If you don’t have time Continue Reading
On Sunday night, I made my way to SoHo to view the “Valentino: The Last Emperor” screening at the Angelika. I was super-excited about the film and hoped I’d get to chat up ALT himself, who hosted a Q&A right after the movie. Lo and behold… If I look shell-shocked, that’s because I was! Mr. Continue Reading
NYC Bombshells: Major fashion heads up! Catch a screening of “VALENTINO: The Last Emperor” this Sunday, June 14 at the Angelika Film Center in NYC, followed by a live Q&A session with director Matt Tyrnauer and none other than Vogue‘s own AndrÃ© Leon Talley . The two ALT Q&A screenings are at 5:35 and 8:05 Continue Reading
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
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Few occasions necessitate full on fashion ferocity like the Costume Institute Gala at New York’s Metropolitan Museum. Everyone who’s anyone in fashion comes in their best red carpet outfits to sparkle and cheese in front of the flashing lights. A few selections for today’s Hot! or Hmm.. Rihanna took a break from house hunting and Continue Reading
A few of fashion’s finest came out last night for a Vanity Fair Party in NYC. Some got it right, while others…hmmm… Andre Leon Talley affixed an oversized Obama family pin to a double breasted military jacket topped off with crystal adorned black flats: Supporting Obama through fashion is hot! but those shoes…hmmm… Kanyeezie also Continue Reading
Happy Friday! Sorry for the late post, I’ve had a very busy morning. Why did you have a busy morning, Claire? Well, I’ll tell you. Last night, I was delighted to get a text from my designer friend Malcolm Harris, alerting me to a forum discussion taking place today, subject: Blacks in Fashion. I quickly Continue Reading