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Valentino Haute Couture 2014

Valentino Haute Couture 2014

  by Lauren Kaplan

DESIGNER: Maria Grazia Chiuri and Pierpaolo Piccioli INSPIRATION: The designers wanted to explore how to work with “memory and the future” in one show. TRENDS: The toga, leather belts wrapped around the waist, monochromatic [...]

Tags: Blake Lively, carine roitfeld, Cate Blanchett, couture, haute couture, Kim Kardashian, Maria Grazia Chiuri, nicole kidman, Pierpaolo Piccioli, valentino
Give With Style With Your Favorite Designers

Give With Style With Your Favorite Designers

  by Jenny Lee

Shopping discounted prices and giving back at the same time? It’s almost sounds too good to be true. That’s why the news of this upcoming collaborative program, Give With Style, between the Council of Fashion Designers of America [...]

Tags: Alexander Wang, Amazon, Band of Outsiders, cfda, Council of Fashion Designers, Diane von Furstenberg, Donna Karan, Give With Style, marchesa, michael kors, MYHABIT, oscar de la renta, Prabal Gurung, tory burch
Chanel Haute Couture 2014

Chanel Haute Couture 2014

  by Lauren Kaplan

DESIGNER: Karl Lagerfeld INSPIRATION: Le Corbusier goes to Versailles TRENDS: Bike shorts, tweed, fur, sculptural shapes, feathers, brocade accents, floral embroidery, prints, embellished gowns, bridal PALETTE: Black, white, [...]

Tags: anna wintour, Ashleigh Good, carine roitfeld, chanel, couture, feathers, fur, Grace Coddington, haute couture, karl lagerfeld, Kendall Jenner, Prints, suzy menkes, Vanessa Friedman
Dior Haute Couture 2014

Dior Haute Couture 2014

  by Lauren Kaplan

DESIGNER: Raf Simons INSPIRATION: From the designer: “This collection is very historically inspired. It felt like a challenge to look further back in history and see how I could modernize certain aesthetics. That is my constant drive, [...]

Tags: Alexia Niedzielski, Amira Casar, ball gown, Bianca Brandolini d’Adda, bianca jagger, brocade, charlize theron, Chiara Mastroianni, christian dior, Elena Perminova, embroidery, Emma Watson, Isabelle Huppert, jennifer lawrence, Marion Cotillard, marisa berenson, OIivia Palermo, Paris, Rosamund Pike, Valerie Trierweiler, Victoire de Castellane, Zhang Ziyi
Vivienne Tam Wants You to Rock the Runway

Vivienne Tam Wants You to Rock the Runway

  by Valis Vicenty

Social media has shaken up the way we look at fashion, and Vivienne Tam is taking it to the next level. The renowned designer has partnered with WeChat to find the next model “It” girl who will have the chance to fly out to New York to [...]

Tags: designer inspiration, fashion shows, geek chic, Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week, new york fashion week, nyfw, spring 2015, Summer trends, tam, vivian tam, vivienne, Vivienne Tam, vivienne tam wechat, wechat
Ride Into Fall with Winona and Rag & Bone

Ride Into Fall with Winona and Rag & Bone

  by Channing Hargrove

Winona Ryder is the face of Rag & Bone's Fall 2014 campaign. Photographer Glen Luchford shot the actress at Coney Island in the super sleek black and white ad. "To us, Winona Ryder is a bona-fide icon," said Marcus Wainwright, [...]

Tags: David Neville, Marcus Wainwright, rag & bone, spring 2015, Style Scoop, winona ryder