Month: February 2018

Throughout her eight years in the White House, designers like Derek Lam, Zac Posen, and Prabal Garung have enjoyed the distinct sartorial honor of dressing Michelle Obama. But Monday Milly co-Founder and creative director Michelle Smith had perhaps the most historic honor yet: Designing the gown featured in the former first lady’s official portrait, which
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Louise Linton has accomplished the near-impossible task of locating an ordinary meeting place in the most moneyed stretch of the Upper East Side, where she and her husband, U.S. Secretary of the Treasury Steven Mnuchin, own an apartment. In this part of town, there is hardly a store in sight that doesn’t sell sweaters that
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Seventeen-year-old Chloe Kim just took home the Olympic gold in the snowboard halfpipe. She won it handily, completing two back to back 1080s during her final run, and earning a nearly perfect score of 98.25. (China’s Liu Jiayu Silver medal score was 89.75.) And all the while, Kim was tweeting. About snacks. Advertisement – Continue
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Between the return of this Blair Waldorf-approved accessory and pieces that give purpose to the Kira Kira app, we’re rounding up the hottest trends of 2018 (plus a few that just might surprise you.) Check back as we update our trend guide with more from London, Milan, and Paris Fashion Weeks throughout the month. Kira
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Decades can be embodied by beauty trends, fashion silhouettes—and yes, specific scents, too. The ’90s, for instance, instantly conjure memories of clean, minimal CK One wafting through the air. What does today smell like? That’s a question Proenza Schouler designers Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez have been mulling over since 2015, when they first signed
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The British director Sally Potter—a one-of-a-kind experimental film-maker, choreographer, composer, and actor—has pulled off an improbably timely masterstroke with her latest film, The Party. It’s a deceptively simple parlor comedy, a latter-day Noël Coward farce—but one darkly tainted by the mixture of some way-too-speedy cocaine (which figures in the action from early on) and a
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All hail Harper Beckham! She is six years old, and pairing a burgundy Burberry coat with pink loafers, thereby mastering 2018’s biggest color trend. Getty Advertisement – Continue Reading Below Meanwhile, I’m 35 and still make “L” with my hands to know which way is left. I do know a bit about Fashion Week, though,
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There’s always that one friend who says “I can’t wear red lipstick; it just doesn’t look good on me.” Suggestions are made, hashtags are searched, and still she remains convinced that abstinence is the best—and really, the only—policy. Sunday night at Brandon Maxwell’s fashion show, MAC Cosmetics called BS on that friend, and gave us
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Yesterday, as we walked out of the Brandon Maxwell show I said to a friend, “Now THAT’S a fashion show.” Editors have seen a lot this New York Fashion Week—flaming hot Cheetos, robots, Matrix-corporate models—but Maxwell still managed to floor us with a casual, glamorous collection that celebrated the modern woman. Advertisement – Continue Reading
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“Every morning, I see these cool girls in London going to yoga. I was in love with their hair,” Anthony Turner said backstage at Prabal Gurung’s Fall 2018 show. “I thought, we should put a ‘yoga bun’ on the runway. Get it off their shoulders and necks to really showcase the clothes, then let the
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Dear E. Jean: My new boyfriend could not be more perfect on paper. He’s a 35-year-old physician, has no kids, has never been married, loves antiques shopping, baking cheesecakes, and pulling off the most elaborate romantic dates (when we missed a meteor shower one night, he actually lit fireworks over the house). He is really
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I was watching Mirai Nagasu fly around the rink at the Pyeongchang Olympics, mouth agape as she landed that triple axel and became the first American woman to ever pull off the move at the Olympics. Getty Images Advertisement – Continue Reading Below My husband, slightly tuned in, cocked his head and asked, “Is that
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Speed skating is today’s Olympic sport (go, team!) but if you’d rather zoom through the runways than the rinks, this is your happy place. Scroll down to study up on day three of New York Fashion Week… then go back to bed, because it’s Sunday and you deserve it. #AllBlackEverything Getty Advertisement – Continue Reading
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Our editors break down the chicest, most fun, and downright I-need-these-shoes experiences from NYFW. Cheetos and an Amazing Cast at Chromat “Between the music, the inclusive casting, and models eating flaming red hot Cheetos on the runway, I left that show in an amazing mood. Becca’s #ChromatBabes are always the best.” —Nikki Ogunnaike, ELLE.com Fashion
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