VANESSA FRIEDMAN

Style Scoop: Coco Rocha Studies Pose, Valentino Adds A Couture Show, Marissa Webb Takes Banana Republic In a New Direction

Style Scoop: Coco Rocha Studies Pose, Valentino Adds A Couture Show, Marissa Webb Takes Banana Republic In a New Direction

  by Lauren Kaplan

Known for her poses, model Coco Rocha was the perfect model to help Steven Sebring realize his idea of making an encyclopedia of 1,000 poses. Rocha modeled for Sebring over the course of three days to complete the project, a book called [...]

Tags: Vanessa Friedman, banana republic, coco rocha, couture, ELOQUII, H&M, j. crew, Kat Alexander, marissa webb, new york times, nordstrom, Siren ring, Steven Sebring, Study of Pose, Style Scoop, the cut, valentino, zara
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: Vanessa Friedman, anna wintour, Ashleigh Good, carine roitfeld, chanel, couture, feathers, fur, Grace Coddington, haute couture, karl lagerfeld, Kendall Jenner, Prints, suzy menkes
Style Scoop: Dov Charney Suspended, Barbie’s a #GirlBoss, Vanessa Friedman Speaks

Style Scoop: Dov Charney Suspended, Barbie’s a #GirlBoss, Vanessa Friedman Speaks

  by Channing Hargrove

On Wednesday night, the Board of Directors of American Apparel voted to replace Dov Charney as CEO of the brand. A release on the matter states, “the Board’s decision to replace Mr. Charney grew out of an ongoing investigation into [...]

Tags: Vanessa Friedman, American Apparel, barbie, bianca balti, Bill Blass, bruce weber, claudia schiffer, Dolce & Gabanna, Dov Charney, Eric Wilson, fashion photography, kenzo, mattel, NYT, One Kings Lane, photography, Prabal Gurung, Rent the Runway, Style Scoop, suzy menkes, The New York Times
 Olivier Theyskens Leaves Theory!

Olivier Theyskens Leaves Theory!

  by Channing Hargrove

This just in: Olivier Theyskens, artistic director of Theory, is leaving the contemporary sportswear brand. His Pre-Spring 2015 collection will be his last. “I am grateful for Olivier’s extraordinary contribution to Theory over the [...]

Tags: Vanessa Friedman, Andrew Rosen, elie tahari, Olivier Theyskens, Style Scoop, Theory, Theysken's Theory
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 [...]

Tags: Vanessa Friedman, Cathy Horyn, Eric Wilson, fashion critics, Financial Times, Style Scoop, suzy menkes, The New York Times, The New York Times Style Director, The NYT