It’s hard for a hardened fashionite to admit love to a single publication, being that there are sooo many options, and no mere mortal has the time, or the bank account, to purchase and privy all the amazing editorials produced each month in lesser known titles like Acne Paper or Purple Mag, which is why it’s refreshing for me to be able to admit that Harper’s is my hands down, favorite big box, kind of the equivalent of Walmart to Dazed & Confused‘s mom & pop, fashion glossy.
Following the success of The Designer Pudsey 2011 Collection, a 30-piece collection of “Pudsey” bears curated by LOVE Magazine’s Katie Grand is to be auctioned off to benefit the charity Children in Need. Flip through the designer teddy bears created by Alexander McQueen, Mulberry, Prada, Burberry, and more after the jump.
Model Kate Upton has finally made the full transition from bikini clad cat-daddy dancer to Vogue Italia cover girl. The 19-year old model’s boobies are arguably still the main focus of the image, but hey! A cover of Vogue is a cover of Vogue.
We’re pretty sure that becoming a knight only has purely ceremonial meaning anymore, but none the less the latest rich guy to become a knight is chairman and chief executive of LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton, Bernard Arnault.
Fendi‘s iconic Baguette bag turns 15 this year and in celebration the label’s releasing a new book and reissuing six old styles.
While he may have denied and denied dealings with Dior, Maxime Simoens is becoming part of the LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton family nonetheless. Bernard Arnault is said to be investing in the 27-year-old couturier’s eponymous line, only weeks after his departure from Leonard.
It’s an election year and in that spirit, Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen have already turned in their votes for president. The twin titans have hired François Kress, the current president and chief executive officer of Prada USA, as the new president and chief operating officer of The Row.
Kanye West fell into a Twitter K-hole late last night, delivering a tweet-de-force when he addressed the Dw account that had appeared on the site a few days prior and which, it turns out, was fake. And once that was settled, we wandered into some strange territory.
Arizona Muse is chicly sophisticated and sophisticatedly chic in the first image from Fendi‘s spring 2012 ad campaign, shot by the label’s creative director and everyone’s favorite Disney villain, Karl Lagerfeld.
On the twelfth day of Christmas my true love gave to me, 12 pairs of tatas! It’s been a great year for topless editorial and no better time to celebrate our favorite snapshots than on the final day of the Christmas season. These ladies are celebrating in their birthday suits, and we love them for it. That’s right, even you Lindsay.
INDIE NEWSROOM: Fresh Prince Reunion…Derek Lam v Ivanka Trump, Round II…Brittany Murphy’s Cause of Death: Poisoning
- Now this is a story all about how..this happened. The majority of the cast from The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, including Willow Smith‘s dad, reunited last week for cousin Hilary’s charity and some much-needed family time, although Geoffrey and the Aunt Vivs were sadly not present. [Huff Po]
The top runway hair trends of Fall 2011 were wielded by the hair stylist superstars of Windle and Moodie. This London based salon by Paul Windle and Neil Moodie is truly run by masters. Paul Windle was the principal of the Vidal Sassoon schools back in the 80s, and left in ’88 to open his own Salon. His prominence grew in the 90s in editorial and on the runway, styling a good number of Vogue covers. He’s also the reason his swear-by products Bumble and Bumble got so popular in the UK. If you’re in Londontown, you may even snag a coveted appointment for a haircut by Windle himself. Neil Moodie took a moment to shows us how to get the season’s coolest hair. From the tough ponied tomboy girlfriend to the teased, hurried and extreme hair of the Fall ’11 runways, Moodie takes you step by step here.
It’s that time of year when fashionable snowbirds fly south for annual art extravaganza Miami Art Basel. With hundreds of events to choose from, it’s sort of like rummaging through fashion week invites. But we’ve done the searching for you and compiled the most sizzling art and fashion fusion events to heat up your winter.
Karl Lagerfeld is taking time out of his ridiculously busy schedule to follow in the journalistic footsteps of another ardent multi-tasker, Lady Gaga. Back on May 17, the poptart took over a day’s editing duties for the newspaper, Metro, reaching an audience of over 800 million people. Come February 7, Metro‘s “The World According to Karl” edition will hit newsstands.