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“’I just thought I’d clean it up, make it strong and powerful — a kind of contemporary minimalism,’ said Phoebe Philo when she joined the French design house in 2008. The same approach was applied to the logo.” So starts a thoughtful piece on anothermag.com about the provenance of fashion’s favorite logos — which, along with Céline, surely everyone can agree includes YSL, Yohji Yamamoto, Lacoste, and Comme des Garçons Play.
Back in 2007, Christian Louboutin and David Lynch collaborated on a noirish little project called Fetish, in which the footwear king created a vertical shoe — where the stiletto heel ran the length of the foot, from heel to tippy toe — and the director photographed two nude Crazy Horse dancers wearing them, or attempting to. The tenebrous images were displayed in an exhibition in Paris and, two years later, in Moscow.
He’s the yin to her yang, as an Ivy-educated lawyer meets her match when he was in Peace Corps as an environmental health worker.
Saint Laurent, the biopic we’ve been breathlessly posting about , has finally popped out a trailer. (This is separate from a concurrent film, Yves Saint Laurent, which seems to be a more anodyne look at his early years at Dior.) And judging from fleeting glimpses of Gaspard Ulliel as the young to middle-aged designer and Louis Garrel as his forbidden boytoy Jacques de Bascher, the final feature film, when it hits French theaters in September, is going to be full of all le smoking hot sex scenes you could ask for — nay, demand. The trailer has been a long time coming, as the film already premiered at Cannes (competing for the Palme d’Or prize)
Maggie Gyllenhaal, who is starring in the coming mini-series “The Honorable Woman,” gathered with friends on the Lower East Side for a quiet evening.
Whisper and Secret, apps that let you dish dirt while staying anonymous, are rather tame in a city of insiders.
Neighbors of the East Hampton Airport are complaining about noise, which they say has worsened as private flights increase.
Summer prints took different directions: contemporary blocks of color mimicking unusual buildings and romantic flower patterns.