SUZY MENKES

Style Scoop: Anna Approves of Rihanna, Mango's Back, Fashion is Rihanna’s Defense Mechanism

Style Scoop: Anna Approves of Rihanna, Mango's Back, Fashion is Rihanna’s Defense Mechanism

  by Channing Hargrove

Last night, the fashion set took over Lincoln Center for the CFDA Awards. In a not so shocking move, Rihanna arrived at Alice Tully hall wearing over 200,000 Swarovski crystals and not much else—take that Instagram! Anna Wintour has [...]

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Meet Vanessa Friedman, the New York Times Fashion Director

Meet Vanessa Friedman, the New York Times Fashion Director

  by Channing Hargrove

Following the void that Suzy Menkes, Cathy Horyn and Eric Wilson created when they left The New York Times, the paper tapped Vanessa Friedman to be the new fashion director and chief fashion critic. “I’m thrilled to welcome Vanessa [...]

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Suzy Menkes Joins Conde Nast as International Vogue Editor

Suzy Menkes Joins Conde Nast as International Vogue Editor

  by Channing Hargrove

After years at The International New York Times, Suzy Menkes is leaving her position to join Conde Nast International. Menkes will be a fashion critic, reporter and have a “permanent presence” on all Vogue websites in international [...]

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Fendi Fall 2014

Fendi Fall 2014

  by Katherine Fotinos

DESIGNER: Karl Lagerfeld INSPIRATION: Nordic culture. “A mix of sport and sophistication, no period references,” told Lagerfeld to WWD backstage after his show. And those orchid corsages pinned to the chest of his ensembles? [...]

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Simone Rocha Fall 2014

Simone Rocha Fall 2014

  by Katherine Fotinos

DESIGNER: Simone Rocha INSPIRATION: The Elizabethan era TRENDS: Rocha took from the trends that Queen Elizabeth and her court once flaunted and gave them a contemporary restyling. To emphasize the hips, as the dresses of the 16th [...]

Tags: suzy menkes, Alexa Chung, anna wintour, Cara Delevingne, Caroline Sieber, elizabethan era, fall 2014, fashion week insider, faux fur, Leigh Lezark, London Fashion Week, Lorde, python print, Queen Elizabeth, rooney mara, simone rocha, Style Scoop
Sass and Bide Fall 2014

Sass and Bide Fall 2014

  by Bianca Posterli

DESIGNER: Jane Clarke & Heidi Middleton INSPIRATION: Ernst Haeckel, a 20th century biologist and artist who challenged conventions of his time TRENDS: Skirts over pants, cropped sweaters, embroidery, mixing prints, color [...]

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