At the end of July, I shared with you that my Chanel bag broke ; more specifically, a screw came loose which left the closure plate on the bag dangling. I wanted to resolve this issue right after I wrote about it, but Vlad and I were already in the process of moving to Florida. (More specifically, we’ll spend half the year in NYC and half in Florida–more on that soon!) I tried to make time to pop over to the Chanel boutique on 57th street in NYC before we came down to Florida, but in the rush of moving, it just didn’t work out.
The amazing cast of women you’ll find in this issue — novelists, film directors, artists, dealers and designers — all seem to share a certain connective tissue.
The illusion that the streets of Manhattan are paved with gold almost came to a reality this week.
Loulou de la Falaise was a French icon and an enduring muse to Yves Saint Laurent. With her unstudied style and indefatigable spirit, she also represented everything that is brilliant about fashion.
How to annoy your friends: Use social media to promote your work — too much.
Caroline Wozniacki is back in her beloved New York City, single (though not by choice) and primed for the U.S. Open.
Brian Williams and Seth Meyers appear unflappable on TV, but behind the scenes, they are paddling as quickly as they can.
Abstract florals or an elaborate English labyrinth? Stella’s latest take on the Boston bag is like a Rorschach test – it’s up for interpretation! Read the full post Stella McCartney Cavendish Faux-Nappa Zipper Boston Tote Bag: Read My Zips which appeared first on Snob Essentials
Miss Vogue Beauty: How To Do A Heart-Shaped Plait Miss Vogue's Rainbow Warriors shoot featured model Rosie Tapner with lovingly executed heart-shaped braids.
My mother was sent away from her mother during the Blitz. She was expected to be stoic, and she expected the same from me. Now, I’m trying not to pass her dismissal of all fears on to my daughter
Ball boys at the United States Open will try out T-shirts with conductive threads that can monitor their breathing and heart rate.
Here’s Nicky Hilton , headed to lunch at The Smile in downtown Manhattan, carrying a Louis Vuitton Trompe L’oeil Trocadero Bag, which, according to our research, seems to date all the way back to Fall 2006. I’d like to think she pulled this one out of the archives just for us.
Despite inflated budgets and egos, the art provocateur makes his film acting debut.
Today’s fashion news includes a decade of style some hope will never come back and layering tips for fall! Read the full post Web Snob August 22, 2014 which appeared first on Snob Essentials .
Happy Happy Friday! Whether your week was excellent or awful, it’s time bid it farewell and say hello to the weekend, which includes another edition of the PurseForum Roundup ! Sorry we missed you last week, but
While having another rummage I turned up the first stencilled muslin label I made, TOO MUCH PARANOIA , in an outfit I stitched together in 1977. So what’s changed?
A look back at the fantastical fashion — and equally impactful set design — from the designer’s eight-season run as the house’s creative director.
Andy Warhol’s films are rarely shown, due mostly to their fragile condition. Some might argue that’s a good thing, since most (all?) of them flout filmmaking convention and, in many cases, were made to be deliberately unwatchable.
Shy, unassuming and nice, Sarah Burton, the Alexander McQueen designer, is everything that her magically haunting collections are not.
Anyone for Labor Day in Saint Tropez?