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Vogue Video: The Biggest Names in Modeling Land the Coveted September Cover

Aug 22, 2014  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

Joan. Karlie. Cara. These ladies really need no introduction as their over eight million Instagram followers will attest. Vogue chose supermodels over any celebrities for their massive 856-page September issue, pushing models back to the forefront of fashion... Read More

Bonhams' Auction Highlights the Golden Age of Travel With Vintage Luggage

Aug 21, 2014  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

Do you find that your luggage is a little lacking? Maybe that super cute rolling set you bought before the holidays last winter is starting to look a little boring—or even worse—like everyone else’s suitcase.... Read More

Condé Nast Abandons Another Title—WWD is Sold to Penske Media Corporation

Aug 20, 2014  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

We’re not sure what’s going on over at Condé Nast, but the group is dropping some serious names from their publications left and right. After phasing out Lucky magazine earlier this month, the brand is now selling Fairchild Fashion Media to Penske Media Corporation.... Read More

Forbes Releases Their Top Paid Models List—Gisele Stays Strong at No. 1

Aug 20, 2014  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

Forbes released its annual list of the highest paid models on Monday and again, the results are not really surprising—there’s a reason these ladies are supermodels after all. Gisele Bündchen was in the lead of course, making more money than any other model by a staggering margin of $39 million.... Read More

Experience NYFW from Backstage at the Oscar de la Renta Runway Show

Aug 14, 2014  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

It looks like Prabal Gurung isn’t the only designer jumping on the New York Fashion Week charity bandwagon. Oscar de la Renta has also joined up with IfOnly and is offering a VIP backstage experience for two.... Read More

What Will Happen Now That Lucky Magazine Is Being Dumped By Condé Nast?

Aug 12, 2014  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

It’s not every day Condé Nast just up and cuts ties with their magazines, but this seems like it’s been a long time coming. With speculation flying for years that Lucky magazine was floundering and would either be scrapped completely or moved online, it looks like we’re finally getting our answers. ... Read More

Prabal Gurung Offers VIP New York Fashion Week Insider Access for Charity

Aug 12, 2014  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

It’s not easy to break into the world of fashion. You have to either be a celebrity, work at Vogue or become one of the world’s top bloggers before you can even think about getting an invite to sit front row at Fashion Week—and even then it’s likely Anna Wintour will snub you if she doesn’t like your shoes.... Read More

No Big Deal—Anna Wintour Is Just Getting Her Own Musical

Aug 8, 2014  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

Anna Wintour is a tour de force. Editor-in-chief of American Vogue, artistic director at Condé Nast, trustee of the Metropolitan Museum of New York, the namesake of the Anna Wintour Costume Center and now the protagonist of her own musical. No, we’re not kidding—there will be an Anna Wintour musical. ... Read More

New York City Ballet Collaborates With Five Major Designers for Annual Fall Gala

Aug 7, 2014  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

Swan princesses, snow queens and a bleeding, crazed Natalie Portman might be the images that come to mind with the mention of the word ballet. Fashion, not so much—unless of course we’re referencing Carrie Bradshaw’s pink tutu on Sex in the City.... Read More

Herm?s Heist: French Thieves Get Away With Over €450,000 Worth of Luxury Fragrance

Aug 5, 2014  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

We’ve heard of robbers getting away with jewels, watches and luxury leather goods but this criminal escapade caught our attention as one of the first perfume heists we’ve heard of. Sometime during the night between July 31 and August 1, thieves hit the Rogerville shipping port in Oudalle, France and made off with a single container that held over €450,000 (approx. $601,972) worth of Hermès fragrance.... Read More

Victoria Beckham Partners With The Outnet To Sell Over 600 Pieces From Her Closet for Charity

Aug 5, 2014  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

We can’t even count the times we’ve envied the sartorial collections of our favorite celebrities and trendsetters. In a perfect world we would own Eva Chen’s trendy accessories, Zooey Deschanel’s kitschy dresses and Alexa Chung’s—well—everything.... Read More

Dynamic Duo: Kate Moss Styles Lara Stone for Fairy Tale Editorial in Vogue UK

Aug 5, 2014  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

If we assume there is some truth to the saying “two are better than one” then we’re hitting the style jackpot with this fashion news. Kate Moss, who took on the role of contributing fashion editor for Vogue UK last October, hasn’t contributed much to the glossy aside from her name and a few high-fashion images... Read More

Just Cavalli Fall/Winter 2014 Campaign is Rocking Out in True Los Angeles Style

Aug 1, 2014  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

We admit, we rather like fashion campaign season. Seeing new images of supermodels decked out in our favorite designers’ duds is cause for every fashion lover to get just a little excited. The latest campaign to tickle our heartstrings (and likely our wallets come fall) is the Just Cavalli Fall/Winter 14/15 collection.... Read More

 
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