One hour was the allotted time I had to interview Oscar de la Renta, doyen of American high fashion, some years ago for V magazine. The house was in expansion mode, thus he hoped to reach a younger audience. I went into the hour without preconceptions, although I did assume he’d be very charming
The Trademark store eschews a groovy, let-it-all-hang-out atmosphere; instead, everything is shipshape and tidy.
The inimitable designer, who died yesterday at his home in Connecticut, remembered in words, photos and video.
Marijuana is legal in some states and under some circumstances, and can now be munched and drunk as well as smoked. How does that change the way we talk about it with our kids
Who’s up? Who’s down? Who gave us eyeball seizures
The key points to pulling off fall’s roomier pants, right here .
“Silk pocket squares can be tricky, but not this one from British brand Drake’s. That’s because the fabric comes in a matte, not overly shiny like so many other silk options, made more eye catching with the addition of graphic polka dots. The high contrast navy and white colorway makes it an ideal finishing touch for any suit, solid or patterned, for the season ahead or any one for that matter
A glimpse at what some of the guys and gals were wearing during the city’s just-concluded fashion week.
From glasses that survived a World War to a book that inspired a movement, the three designers behind Timo Weiland talk about the items they could never live without. Click here to view slideshow
As writers have long known, checking into luxurious lodging — even in your home city — is a glorious escape and its own kind of holiday.
Here’s Rihanna , heading to dinner at Nobu in Tribeca on a particularly blustery night in NYC. She’s carrying the Louis Vuitton x Frank Gehry Twisted Box Monogram Bag, which retails for $4,400 in select Vuitton stores as part of the brand’s “Celebrating Monogram” collaboration with six fashion and design luminaries. (The asymmetrical shape of this bag is intentional, it hasn’t been slightly smashed by Ri-Ri.) You can get a better look at the complete collection here , and read more about it on the brand’s website .
If you don’t know who Oscar de la Renta was, just ask the woman closest to you. If that woman happens to be Carrie from Sex and the City, wait a few days until she finishes crying.
Papierdoll and SecondCityStyle is giving one lucky person a $500 shopping spree at high end designer Trina Turk. If you haven’t already, entered make sure you do.
Beauty.com®, a division of drugstore.com, inc., is ringing in the holiday season by offering the exclusive Winter Forest Bag […]
Kitsch, quirk and extreme literalness are accessories trends that have survived through multiple seasons and only seem to be gaining steam among both designers and consumers. Mostly these ideas manifest themselves in things that are charming or nostalgic, but it’s a very fine line to cross between a cute and cartoonish Fendi Bag Bug and, well, the bags below. They all feel at least a little odd to me in some way, from disembodied, reaching hands to a stuffed bear bag that looks like it would sneak into bed with you in the middle of the night
All of a sudden, after years of us all squeezing into scrotum-pinching pants, things are loosening up.
In 2014 hippies rule the runway. Here’s how it’s changing everything from high fashion to boutique hotels Click here to view the slideshow