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Candice Swanepoel Is Seriously Sexy In Her Nude Photoshoot for Vogue Brazil

Dec 30, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

Victoria’s Secret supermodel Candice Swanepoel is used to strutting around in her skivvies as one of the hottest Angels, but now she’s stripping down and baring it all for Vogue Brazil. The South African supermodel is gracing the magazine of not one but two covers (because come on, what kind of model are you if you only have one), and going nude for the inside editorial. ... Read More

Artist Creates Collaborative Shoe Collection To Represent Former Flames

Dec 16, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

Yes, we’ve all had those ex-lovers that irked us, thrilled us, or seriously made us want to watch paint dry just to have something interesting to do—but none of them ever sparked a fashion collection. For Chilean-born artist Sebastian Errazuriz, however, the women in his life have apparently been much more inspirational.  ... Read More

Where Will Kanye West and Kim Kardashian Tie The Knot?

Dec 5, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

Since we covered the engagement of Kanye West and Kim Kardashian (who herein after will be referred to as Kimye) it feels like the whole world is grasping at straws, hoping for any tidbit of info about the star-studded nuptials.... Read More

Kate Moss' Naughty Playboy Spread is Totally NSFW

Dec 5, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

Tomorrow’s January/February 2014 release of Playboy is highly anticipated not only because it’s the 60th anniversary edition of the magazine, or for those fascinating articles (yes, that’s why you read it), but because our favorite supermodel Kate Moss is about to bare it all—and then some. ... Read More

iD Magazine Celebrates 33 Years in Fashion With Star-Studded Video

Dec 3, 2013  |   Contributor: Carly Zinderman

I-D Magazine has been showcasing fashion for over 33 years and to celebrate the relaunch of the accompanying digital edition, the magazine has pulled together a wealth of talent for a short promo video.  Featuring modern day supermodels and titles from past issues, the video gives little vignettes of model moments.... Read More

Isaac Mizrahi Curates His Six Most Fun & Inspiring TED Talks

Nov 27, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

Some of biggest names in fashion continue to be inspired by the speakers at TED. Isaac Mizrahi recently curated his favorite six TED talks that cover everything from environmental engineering to puppetry.... Read More

Over 30 Designers Get In the Holiday Spirit To Save the Garment District

Nov 26, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

During the holiday season it’s almost inevitable that there will be designers working on some type of special edition item—beauty collaborations, Christmas scarves, cookware—if you can imagine it, it’s likely been done.... Read More

Louis Vuitton Moët Hennessy Establishes the First LVMH Young Fashion Designer Prize

Nov 25, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

Until now the CFDA has been one of the most prestigious and sought after awards for young designers to win—that is until this Thursday when Louis Vuitton Moët Hennessy got into the game. Launching the LVMH Young Fashion Designer Prize this year, the fashion giant has created the award in an effort to celebrate and nurture new talent around the world.... Read More

Should Abercrombie & Fitch Offer Plus-Sized Clothing After Controversy?

Nov 18, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

Sometimes a corporation can save itself from a scandal—apologies are made, people move on—but this is unlikely to be that time. Abercrombie and Fitch announced plans earlier this month to start offering clothing to “plus-sized” women.... Read More

Prada and Wes Anderson Team Up Again In The Short Film Castello Cavalcanti

Nov 14, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

It seems that in the ongoing collaboration between Wes Anderson and Prada, a new short has debuted. Sure it doesn’t have the same bouncy, girly, pastel-laden imagery that the Prada Candy episodes have, but in its own way it’s uniquely mesmerizing.... Read More

Lady Gaga To Be the Face of Versace for the Spring/Summer 2014 Campaign

Nov 13, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

While we’re feeling a little bombarded by all of the (awesome) Lady Gaga news as of late with her new album ARTPOP, gearing up for her Saturday Night Live gig and her H&M Times Square appearance, the rumors about her being the new face of Versace almost got swept under the rug.... Read More

Finally!!! Jessica Chastain Graces The December Issue of Vogue

Nov 11, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

People always say there’s something about redheads. Well, it looks like Jessica Chastain is proving them all right. The Oscar nominated actress has been burning up the screen as of late so it’s no surprise she’s an editorial favorite. ... Read More

Diane von Furstenberg Curates Her Favorite TED Talks

Nov 5, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

Diane von Furstenberg is arguably one of the most successful designers; she is President of the Council of Fashion Designers of America and creates some of the most iconic styles to date. She’s an inspiration to those around her, from designers to writers to editors and those trying to break into the world of fashion.... Read More

Congrats Kerry Washington!!! The Scandal Actress is Reportedly Pregnant With Her First Child

Oct 30, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

Oh, Kerry Washington, there is just something about you that we absolutely love. It’s no secret we’re fans of Scandal and Washington’s alter-ego, Olivia Pope.... Read More

Kate Bosworth & Topshop Team Up To Make The Most Stylish Winter Collection

Oct 24, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

Oh my, do we love it when Kates take over at Topshop. Fresh from the news of Kate Moss’ new Topshop collaboration, we have the release of Kate Bosworth x Topshop. Yes, please.... Read More

Canali & Hellman-Chang Campaign Partership Showcases Dedication to Craftmanship

Oct 23, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

It doesn’t get any manlier than this. This fall, Italian menswear brand Canali joined with Brooklyn based designers Hellman-Chang for their first ad campaign. Canali’s suits look chic on the two craftsmen, showcasing modern pieces with attention to traditional forms and style.... Read More

We're Excited To Celebrate the Christening of Little Prince George!!!

Oct 23, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

Maybe it’s wrong to say we’re fans of the royal couple Kate Middleton and Prince William—obsessed is probably a better word. We admit our faces were glued to the television when Kate walked down the aisle in that unforgettable Alexander McQueen dress and yes, we confess we stalked their website, twitter and every form of social media outlet that we could to find about the birth of Prince George. ... Read More

Congrats Kanye West & Kim Kardashian—To Celebrate We're Counting Down Our Favorite Engagement Rings!

Oct 22, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

When celebrities get engaged it can feel a little–overwhelming. You get excited for the ring, the planning, the location and even explain the proposal to all who will listen—even if they’ve heard it already. But there’s something about the extravagance, beauty and Hollywood perfection of it all that makes you feel like you’re a part of the action. ... Read More

Rent The Runway Opens New York Showroom At Henri Bendel

Oct 17, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

Most style-savy women have tried, or at least heard of, Rent the Runway. The growing website offers high-end designer dress and accessory rentals for weddings, parties or whatever event you have planned. Even if you have a whole closet dedicated to Chanel, Lanvin and Dior, there are times when you need a gown that you know you’ll never wear again. ... Read More

We're Thrilled—Kate Moss Joins British Vogue As A Contributing Fashion Editor

Oct 17, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

Some little girls dream of being a fashion editor and others want to strut their stuff on the runway as a supermodel. Apparently Kate Moss decided to do both—and we couldn’t be more excited.... Read More

Supermodel Lara Stone Is The New Face Of L'Oréal Paris

Oct 14, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

Named one of the top earning models by Forbes magazine, Danish beauty Lara Stone is one of the most coveted faces in the industry. And there’s no arguing with her supermodel status now that she’s been selected as the spokeswoman for a new campaign with one of the largest beauty businesses in the world— L'Oréal Paris.... Read More

Kate Moss Designs New Topshop Fashion Line

Oct 11, 2013  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Kate Moss has begun working on a new Spring/Summer 2014 collection for British brand Topshop for the first time in years. The British supermodel will launch a brand new collection for the high street store in April 2014, almost four years after her last collaboration with the brand came to an end.... Read More

Sean O'Pry Named Highest-Earning Male Model

Oct 9, 2013  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Sean O'Pry has been named the world's top-earning male model, but his $1.5 million earnings are over $40 million less than those of his female counterpart, Gisele Bundchen.... Read More

Marc Jacobs Leaves Louis Vuitton, No Replacement in Sight

Oct 3, 2013  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Louis Vuitton hasn't yet decided who will replace Marc Jacobs as creative director, according to LVMH chairman Bernard Arnault. The luxury conglomerate's chairman Bernard Arnault, insists there has been little discussion about who will take over as creative director of its signature fashion house, Louis Vuitton, now that Jacobs is leaving to focus on his own eponymous fashion label.... Read More

Heritage Is #1 Seller of Top-10 Herm?s Handbags With Latest Auction

Oct 3, 2013  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

Herm?s headlined Heritage Auctions' inaugural Beverly Hills Luxury Accessories event, on September 23, with the sale of a Matte Bougainvillea Porosus Crocodile Birkin... Read More

Miley Cyrus Is Pregnant—And 5 Other Celebrity Pregnancy Rumors That Were Totally Untrue

Sep 30, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

This always happens in Hollywood. Someone has a loose tee, a big bag, or announces they’re engaged and immediately baby rumors fly. And it’s to be expected—celebrities are the new American royalty and if there’s going to be a new Suri Crusie or Apple Martin we need to hear about it!... Read More

And The Award For Most Shocking Emmys Speech Goes To…

Sep 23, 2013  |   Contributor: Tara Imperatore

Merritt Wever! Sure, some could argue the Nurse Jackie star didn’t even give a speech, but that’s exactly what we loved about it.... Read More

A Hervé Léger by Max Azria Barbie Doll Is Making Every Girl’s Dream Come True

Sep 19, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

Barbie was not this cool when I was a kid. Yes, she had a three story mansion, a white Ferrari and her own rock band, but a designer closet? Hardly. She had piles of clothes but the closest thing she owned to a designer dress was the blue ball gown I nabbed from my sister’s Cinderella doll.... Read More

Burberry & Apple iPhone 5s Collaborate for Spring/Summer 2014 Runway Show

Sep 17, 2013  |   Contributor: Vicki Arkoff

Inspired by shared values of design and craftsmanship, Burberry is collaborating with Apple to exclusively use the new Apple iPhone 5s to shoot and show photos and video images from this week’s Burberry Prorsum Spring/Summer 2014 runway show... Read More

Nordstrom Expands Partnership with Topshop and Topman

Sep 16, 2013  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

Upscale retailer Nordstrom will expand its partnership with the Arcadia Group’s British fashion labels Topshop and Topman to 28 additional stores, beginning in September.... Read More

2013's Model of the Year: The World is Coming Up Kate

Sep 4, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

While we’ve been totally obsessed with Kate Upton this year, it seems like we’re not alone. Sports Illustrated has just named Kate Upton 2013’s Model of the Year, a coveted title about to be accepted by a woman that was thought to be too curvy for the business.... Read More

Forbes Releases The List For World's Highest-Paid Models—And We're Not the Least Bit Surprised

Aug 30, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

The jet-setting life of supermodels might seem like it’s all about the fame, fashion and parties, but there are some seriously hardworking ladies in the biz. Forbes just released their list of the world’s highest-paid models of 2013 and we’re not the least bit surprised about the women topping that list.... Read More

Dress Like A Disney Princess: Harrods Auctions Off Couture Gowns

Aug 16, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

Someday your prince will come—and even if he doesn't you can always dress the part, just pick your favorite gown. Christie’s London will be auctioning off dresses inspired by Disney princesses and brought to life by some of the most coveted names in fashion.... Read More

Hudson's Bay Company Buys Saks Fifth Avenue

Aug 12, 2013  |   Contributor: Noah Joseph

Founded in 1898 and with a history that stretches back to 1867, Saks Fifth Avenue is one of America's oldest department stores. But it's just been bought by a company even older.... Read More

Paco Rabanne Promotes Julien Dossena to Creative Director

Aug 1, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

French designer Julien Dossena has been newly appointed to creative director of Paco Rabanne. The 30-year-old is a graduate of La Cambre in Brussels and had been working as senior designer at Balenciaga since 2008. Joining Paco Rabanne in early 2013, Dossena served under his predecessor Lydia Maurer, assisting in designing this year’s ready-to-wear collection.... Read More

Surprise Celeb Babies: From Lauren Silverman & Simon Cowell to Neil Patrick Harris & David Burtka

Aug 1, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

With all the baby bumps this season, it comes as no surprise that we might have another celeb daddy-to-be. New York socialite Lauren Silverman announced her pregnancy earlier this week stating X-Factor judge and TV personality Simon Cowell is the father. While Silverman is currently going through a divorce with Cowell’s close friend Andrew Silverman, she’s more than excited about the baby, and is hoping for a girl.... Read More

New Shiseido Skincare Line Sets Its Sight on the Next Generation

Jul 30, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

Japanese beauty brand Shiseido, will be adding a new collection to their brand of skincare. Ibuki, a collection aimed at the 25-35 set, will be more affordably priced to market to a younger audience that is just starting to branch out into long term skin care.... Read More

Just Cavalli's Colorful Fall/Winter 2014 Campaign Causes Controversy

Jul 29, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

Just Cavalli’s new Fall/Winter 2013-2014 campaign images capture the “love revolution" message that Cavalli is trying to send out. Amid a peaceful and brightly colored protest, the clothing pops in sea of colors and patterns; though beautifully done it’s easy to see how the images could stir up a bit of controversy.... Read More

9 Lovely Looks We Miss from Amanda Bynes

Jul 24, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

Whether the starlet is just putting the world on or is actually in need of serious help (we have our doubts) there’s not a person out there who doesn’t miss the old Amanda Bynes —pre twitter-bashing, drunk driving, and fire-starting.... Read More

It's a Boy! 7 Designers We Can't Wait To See on the Royal Baby

Jul 23, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien  |  1 Comment

While anxiously awaiting the name of His Royal Highness, the Prince of Cambridge, we just had to go over all the designers we wanted to see the sweet little bundle of joy in. Although his name will most likely not be as “creative” as some celebrity names, (such as Apple, Pilot Inspektor, Audio Science, or Banjo) he will most definitely dress better.... Read More

Magazine Advertising Numbers Are Improving In the Fall Season

Jul 22, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

With the rise and fall of media markets from the economic downturn, it’s no surprise that fashion magazines have taken a bit of a hit. This season however, magazines are seeing a rise in advertising numbers and churning out some of the biggest issues they've ever had.... Read More

From Wedding to Royal Baby: Kate Is Our Favorite Style Icon

Jul 22, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

From the moment Kate Middleton donned the Alexander McQueen wedding dress designed by creative director Sarah Burton, we knew we had a fashion icon on our hands. Never mind that she’s a duchess from across the pond, we love her sense of decorum and poise that no one has been able to pull off since our own American royal, Jackie O.... Read More

St. John CEO Glenn McMahon Steps Down

Jul 18, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

Stepping down from St. John Knits CEO position, Glenn McMahon will be leaving the designer powerhouse by the end of the month. Having started at St. John back in 2007, McMahon has worked well with the company over the years improving the brands marketing, e-commerce, and retail stores.... Read More

Juicy Couture Duo Wants to Buy Their Brand Back

Jul 15, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

Juicy Couture founders and designers Pamela Skaist-Levy and Gela Nash-Taylor are ready to take back their brand. They sold Juicy Couture to Liz Claiborne, (now named Fifth & Pacific Companies Inc.) the company that currently owns Lucky Brand, Kate Spade, and the aforementioned Juicy Couture. Juicy is up for bids at the moment and the girls want it back.... Read More

Supermodel Robyn Lawley Launches Her Plus-Size Swim Collection

Jul 10, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

While not all women find the idea of running out in a bikini comforting, Australian plus-sized supermodel Robyn Lawley is creating a swimwear line, in the hopes that you will. The 24-year-old has graced the covers of Vogue Italia and Elle France and is breaking through barriers left and right, wanting to be a positive role model for women.... Read More

Bow-ties Are Cool: Louis Vuitton Said So

Jun 28, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

In the latest fashion news, Louis Vuitton had their Mens S/S 2014 fashion show yesterday, held at the Parc André Citroën in Paris, France, and was met with much applause from critics. Both celebrities and the fashion elite were in attendance including David Beckham, R.E.M.’s Michael Stipe (who supplied the show’s soundtrack), singers Aarif Lee and Taeyang, as well as Louis Vuitton’s own Marc Jacobs.... Read More

Delphine Arnault Leaves Dior for Luxury Brand Louis Vuitton

Jun 25, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

One of the most powerful women in the industry, French business mogul Delphine Arnault, is going to be taking a step up in the fashion world. Although currently holding a position as Dior’s deputy general manager, this September she will be taking over as second-in-command at Louis Vuitton.... Read More

Sweet Smiles and Sharp Suits: Remembering James Gandolfini

Jun 20, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

The acting world was hit with a great loss as American actor, James Gandolfini died in Rome, Italy yesterday from a heart attack. Gandolfini starred in over 50 films winning 16 awards including three Emmy awards, five Screen Actors Guild awards, and a Golden Globe while having 26 nominations.... Read More

Russell Brand's Long Line of Stylish Ladies

Jun 19, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

While very few men have gone through women quite like Russell Brand, you have to agree the British comic has his pick of the ladies. The comedian, whose MSNBC’s interview went viral on Monday, shows he has as much as an affinity for tawdry antics as he does for beautiful women.... Read More

Robert Pattinson's New Dior Homme Campaign Leaked on Instagram

Jun 18, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien  |  1 Comment

Apparently Robert Pattinson can sell more than just a vampire movie franchise. Dior announced June 12 that the young British actor, known for making girls swoon the world over, is going to be the new face of Dior Homme.... Read More

John Galliano's Second Act: Disgraced Designer Speaks with Vanity Fair

Jun 4, 2013  |   Contributor: Alexa Mangrum

Breaking silence for the first time since being fired from fashion house Christian Dior in 2011 for a series of anti-Semitic remarks, disgraced designer John Galliano, 52, opens up in the July issue of Vanity Fair on the professional and personal demons that might have got the best of him, had he not lost his job and been forced to seek help.... Read More

Is YSL's Hedi Slimane Forming A Fashionably Ominous Movement?

May 29, 2013  |   Contributor: Marie M

Nearly a year after Creative Director Hedi Slimane rebranded fashion icon Yves Saint Laurent, the controversy begins. Is this a case of another cliché in the media? Saint Laurent Paris, formally known as “Yves Saint Laurent,” shocked the media with its controversial ad campaign starring a globally recognized celebrity known for devil worshipping: Marilyn Manson.... Read More

Catch a Sneak Peek of the New Dolce & Gabbana Light Blue Campaign

May 28, 2013  |   Contributor: Nicolle Keogh

Dolce & Gabbana ads: we know how the story goes. Clear blue water, a hunky male model, and a sizzling beach babe. While variations of the campaign may slightly differ from season to season, these three elements can always be counted on in a Light Blue ad. This year, we get an inside look at what goes on behind the scenes of these sexy shoots. Italian model Bianca Balti takes on the role of seductive Mediterranean beauty alongside the tall, dark and handsome David Gandy, who celebrates his third Light Blue advertising campaign with this episode. Check out the sneak peek of the campaign, which will debut in July.... Read More

She's Still Got It: Kate Moss Stuns in British Vogue Spread

May 24, 2013  |   Contributor: Nicolle Keogh

British Vogue has published its June issue, and in it is a spread starring none other than Kate Moss, who shows us exactly what it looks like to relax in the St. Barths sun. Photographed by Patrick Demarchelier, the editorial, titled "Sail Away," was shot on location amidst St. Barths' greenery and luxurious sailboats. Sporting the latest fashions by Louis Vuitton, Moschino, D Squared, and others, Moss proves that her modeling days are far from over, and makes us insanely jealous of her seaside lounging in the process. What do you think of Moss' latest shoot?... Read More

Just Released: Gwyneth Paltrow Stars in Hugo Boss' Latest Fragrance Ad

May 22, 2013  |   Contributor: Nicolle Keogh

2013 is turning out to be a standout year for Gwyneth Paltrow. Not only has she released a new cookbook, starred in Iron Man 3 and been named the "World's Most Beautiful Woman" by People— she's also the face of Hugo Boss' latest scent, Boss Jour Pour Femme. The new ad, which was revealed today, shows Gwyneth relaxing in the countryside in a white blouse and black pants— a gig that earned her an extra $2 million. The bottle was launched this season as the daytime counterpart to the brand's Nuit Pour Femme line of scents.... Read More

The Scoop on Stella McCartney: 2012's Designer of the Year

May 21, 2013  |   Contributor: Nicolle Keogh

Back in the ‘60s and ’70s when you heard the name “McCartney” your mind went immediately to one person, and one person only. Paul McCartney is still as widely known today as he was back in the Beatlemania years, and he’s built a legacy in more ways than one. Today, his daughter Stella is a rock star in her own right— the luxury designer’s fashion house is home to three labels that include a lingerie line, a skincare line, and perfume— all of which were established before she was even 40!... Read More

Trend Watch: Luxury Labels Tailor Deals with Film Industry

May 20, 2013  |   Contributor: James Rothaar  |  1 Comment

With the opening of the Cannes Film Festival last week, the buzz circulating from screening room to screening room is of fashion in the films. High fashion houses are looking to align with filmmakers in an attempt to create a new stage to show off their fanciful apparel. The industry is beginning to stray from the catwalks with the ambition to be featured in major movies.... Read More

Cara Delevingne Is Mulberry's Muse for Fall 2013

May 17, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

Cara Delevingne can do no wrong in the fashion world; having walked for Burberry, Chanel, Moschino, Oscar de la Renta, and many others, she’s not going to stop any time soon. British fashion house Mulberry has just snapped up the supermodel as the face for their Autumn Winter 2013 collection.... Read More

10 Reasons Why David Beckham Will Be Just Fine After Retirement

May 16, 2013  |   Contributor: Nicolle Keogh

Football star and worldwide icon David Beckham announced his retirement this morning, and as sad at it is that the athlete is bowing out after more than a decade on the professional field, we have a feeling this isn't the last we'll be seeing of old Becks. Thanks to his athletic skill, dashing good looks and business savvy, Beckham has become one of the most recognizable athletes in the world, and nearly every brand wants a piece of that (who doesn't?). We're hopeful that we'll be seeing more of those washboard abs in the future, it just may not be on the soccer field. If his past work in front of the lens can tell us anything, it's that Beckham is a star both on and off the soccer field. Here's a look at his ten best ad campaigns to date.... Read More

Good Samaritan Seeks to "Rebrand" Abercrombie & Fitch

May 15, 2013  |   Contributor: Nicolle Keogh

A YouTube video is going viral today that has eyebrows raised, in a good way. Greg Karber is an Average Joe who, like many people, has a problem with Abercrombie & Fitch CEO Mike Jeffries’ idea that certain demographics should not wear the Abercrombie label. Under Jeffries’ direction, aside from not offering women’s size large clothes, Abercrombie has rules for only hiring employees who meet a certain standard in terms of attractiveness. These practices and Jeffries’ idea that Abercrombie is only for the “cool kids” have been common knowledge among the public for some time, but Karber figured out a way to do something about it.... Read More

10 Stunning Campaign Photos Featuring Angelina Jolie

May 14, 2013  |   Contributor: Nicolle Keogh

Angelina Jolie has won a plethora of awards for the roles she's played over the years. But acting talents aside, the stunning mother of six also holds various titles for her looks. She's been named the world's "most beautiful" or "sexiest woman" by various media outlets, including Vogue in 2002, Esquire in 2004, American FHM and British Harper's Bazaar in 2005, People and Hello! in 2006, Empire in 2007, and Vanity Fair in 2009. As one of the best-known celebrities, a 2006 global industry survey by ACNielsen in 42 international market revealed that Jolie, together with Brad Pitt, was found to be the favorite celebrity endorser for brands and products worldwide. So it comes as no surprise that brands everywhere try to get their hands o... Read More

Carey Mulligan Through the Years: The Actress's Most Stunning Photo Shoots

May 6, 2013  |   Contributor: Nicolle Keogh

The hype surrounding this week's release of Baz Luhrmann's The Great Gatsby is undeniable. Aside from the glamorous fashion, toe-tapping music and glitzy jewels that are sure to be seen in this talked about film, another thing we can't wait to see is British actress Carey Mulligan's performance as the temptress, Daisy Buchanan. In anticipation of the film's release, we've put together a slideshow of the actress's most stunning photo shoots and spreads that document her rise to fame over the last few years.... Read More

Keira Knightley Gets the Role of a Lifetime

Apr 30, 2013  |   Contributor: Nicolle Keogh

Keira Knightley might have just debuted in her biggest role to date… and we’re not talking about Anna Karenina. The stunning Brit beauty just took on the fashion world’s most prestigious character: none other than Miss Coco Chanel. Following in the footsteps of other actresses like Shirley MacLaine and Audrey Tautou who have also previously channeled the luxury fashion icon, Knightley embodies the legendary designer in a fashion film directed by Karl Lagerfeld.... Read More

Former Prada Employee Fights Against Discrimination in the Luxury Workplace

Apr 26, 2013  |   Contributor: Nicolle Keogh  |  1 Comment

All in the name of fashion? One former Prada employee doesn’t think so. Rina Bovrisse, an ex-staffer of the luxury brand, has a long and bumpy history with Prada, where she started working just after graduating from Parsons School of Design in New York City.... Read More

Bump Style: Pregnant Celebrities Who Know How to Dress

Apr 24, 2013  |   Contributor: Nicolle Keogh

Spring is here, love is in the air, and Mother’s Day is right around the corner. In honor of this blooming season (in more ways than one,) we thought we’d spotlight past and present expecting mothers in Hollywood and their best style choices. Because as we all know, having a baby bump is a huge fashion statement and practically like having a built-in luxury accessory. Here are some Hollywood moms who really know what they’re doing when it comes to dressing a pregnant belly. Take notes, ladies.... Read More

Mango Banks on Zara-Inspired Apparel

Apr 19, 2013  |   Contributor: Nicolle Monico

As a clothing retailer, when you look around your offices and even your own employees aren’t wearing your brand, then it may mean a time to change things up. Taking a shot at more casual wear, Spanish retailer, Mango, has done just that with a fresh line of apparel at a 20 percent price cut.... Read More

Diane Kruger New Face of Chanel Beauty

Apr 19, 2013  |   Contributor: Nicolle Monico

Sure, describing Chanel creative director Karl Lagerfeld as a “godfather” figure is something most of us can only do while playing out our fashion fantasies. Diane Kruger, however, has been fortunate to have met Lagerfeld at the age of 16 and has continued a close friendship with him; appearing in ads for Chanel handbags and fragrance lines.... Read More

The Scoop on Marc Jacobs: His Drug Use, Dream Job, and Everything in Between

Apr 17, 2013  |   Contributor: Nicolle Keogh  |  1 Comment

You’ve heard of Marc Jacobs, obviously— his name has been sprinkled throughout nearly every fashionista’s closet since the early ‘90s. Best known for his eponymous label Marc Jacobs, his diffusion line Marc by Marc Jacobs, and his 16-plus year reign as creative director at Louis Vuitton, Marc Jacobs has become a household name for fashion-forward men and women alike. With a significant rise to fame over the last couple of decades, you’d think that the designer has it all. But truth be told, Jacobs didn’t always have it easy.... Read More

Karl Lagerfeld's 5 Harshest Statements

Apr 2, 2013  |   Contributor: Annalisa Solari

There are many adjectives you could use to describe the infamous Karl Lagerfeld: "innovative," "chic," "terrifying"— but "thoughtful" and "courteous" probably don't come to mind. Admittedly outspoken, this fashion designer clearly refuses to filter his thoughts when it comes to media interviews, and while this continually gets him into trouble with the public, it seems as though the catty designer has no intention of stopping. Here, we have compiled a list of some of Karl's most jaw-dropping and insulting comments.... Read More

5 Unexpected Runway Moments from Fashion's Top Designers

Mar 21, 2013  |   Contributor: Annalisa Solari

One would think that with its intricate details, flamboyant hues and avant-garde designs, haute couture is pretty hard to upstage. As we've come to learn over the years, this simply isn't the case and luxury designers have taken it upon themselves to turn their runway shows into theatrical demonstrations. Once a designer is established enough, anything goes, and season after season they try to outdo eachother in extravagance and shock factor. Here we have compiled a list of five jaw-dropping moments that have hit the catwalk from fashion's most infamous designers.... Read More

Mila Kunis Becomes Gemfields Brand Ambassador for Latest Starring Role

Mar 19, 2013  |   Contributor: Nicolle Keogh

Mila Kunis has been all over the place these last few years — after her memorable performance in 2010’s Black Swan, the Ukrainian beauty has booked a ton of other gigs, both on-screen and off. Most recently, she’s making celebrity news for becoming the new brand ambassador for luxury jewelry brand Gemfields.... Read More

Rihanna Dons Custom Givenchy Designs on Diamonds Tour

Mar 15, 2013  |   Contributor: Annalisa Solari

Our favorite bad girl RiRi is certainly one public figure that relishes in nontraditional fashion. As a star that is constantly making celebrity news for her gasp-worth choices— in both her professional and personal life— it comes as no surprise that this chic diva turned to luxury designer Riccardo Tisci to have a few custom Givenchy pieces designed for the opening of her Diamonds Tour, which recently kicked off in Buffalo, NY.... Read More

Audrina Patridge's Top Style and Beauty Tips for Summer

Mar 15, 2013  |   Contributor: Nicolle Keogh

Not too long ago, Audrina Patridge was making celebrity news for her stint on the MTV reality series The Hills, where she, Lo, and LC got together to gossip about everything going on in their lives, from guys to their budding careers. In the process, her effortless “California girl” style became envied by viewers across the country. These days, Audrina is making waves as a style guru, and today she spoke with me to dish on her top fashion and beauty tips for making a smooth transition from winter to summer.... Read More

Nicole Richie Celebrates Two New Spring Collections With Musical Video Campaign

Mar 11, 2013  |   Contributor: Nicolle Keogh  |  1 Comment

Those of you who have been wondering what Nicole Richie has been up to are in for a real treat. The reality star-turned-fashion designer is making celebrity news with the release of two new spring collections for her fashion lines Winter Kate & House of Harlow 1960. Singer Sasha Spielberg (yes, Steven's daughter) of the band WARDELL embodies the new collections in a campaign video titled "Memory Lane."... Read More

Jennifer Lawrence Nabs Another Win with Miss Dior Campaign

Feb 25, 2013  |   Contributor: Annalisa Solari

What makes a movie star truly talented is his or her ability to be someone that you envy and look up to, while at the same time possessing down-to-earth, relatable qualities. Jennifer Lawrence is one starlet who certainly has this rare combination of poise and awkwardness that leaves the rest of us transfixed. Add in her charmingly quirky Oscar moments, which made big celebrity news last night, and this beauty is quickly becoming one of Hollywood’s elite.... Read More

Brangelina to Launch Miraval Wine From Couple's French Estate

Feb 19, 2013  |   Contributor: Nicolle Keogh  |  1 Comment

Those of you who are avid fans of the Jolie-Pitt clan will be delighted to learn that the celebrity power couple has one more project up their sleeves. Angelina and Brad are teaming up with Marc Perrin, a French winegrower to produce a line of organic white and red wines. The luxury wine label will bear the name Miraval, after the couple's 1,000 acre estate with vineyards in Provence, France from which the wine will be produced. The first bottle to come of the collaboration will be a 2012 vintage pink rosé, which will be sold in an elegantly shaped bottle feautring a round label that will read: "Bottled by Jolie-Pitt and Perrin."... Read More

Nigel Barker Proves He's Fashion's "Good Guy" in More Ways Than One

Feb 11, 2013  |   Contributor: Nicolle Keogh

At first glance, the luxury fashion world can seem like a cold and unforgiving industry, given its stone-faced models and tight-lipped critics. Reality television has given us a peek into what goes on behind-the-scenes of the exclusive fashion world, first with Tyra Banks’s America’s Next Top Model and now with Naomi Campbell’s The Face.... Read More

Newest Louis Vuitton Boutique is Largest in Latin America

Feb 1, 2013  |   Contributor: Nicolle Keogh

Fashionistas visiting or living in Cancun will be happy to learn that the luxury brand Louis Vuitton just opened its second location in the tropical destination. Located at La Isla Shopping Village, the label's newest retail shop is the largest in Latin America. The new Louis Vuitton location is the first boutique to open in La Isla’s Fashion Harbour wing, which will host the shopping center’s high-end boutiques. To help celebrate the new store's grand opening, Victoria’s Secret model Miranda Kerr and Brazilian model Isabeli Fontana helped with the ribbon cutting on January 25.... Read More

Fendi Donates Over $3 Million Towards Renovation of Iconic Roman Fountains

Jan 30, 2013  |   Contributor: Nicolle Keogh  |  1 Comment

It looks as though luxury brand Fendi is embracing its roots, as the company has just announced donations that will help restore two of Rome’s most iconic landmarks. A nearly $3 million gift from the brand will fund a 20-month project that will restore the crumbling Trevi Fountain by cleaning the façade and statues, re-waterproofing the main basin and replacing the gilded Latin inscriptions. Fendi will also help with the restoration of La Quattro Fontane, thanks to an additional donation of around $434,000. The label’s creative director, Karl Lagerfeld, will produce a series of photographs of famous Roman monuments to accompany the renovations.... Read More

$2.5 Million Fantasy Bra on Display in London

Jan 28, 2013  |   Contributor: Nicolle Keogh

London has had a spectacular last couple of years, and it looks like England's capital is starting 2013 off on the right foot. The $2.5 million Fantasy Bra worn by Victoria's Secret Angel Alessandra Ambrosio at the brand's 2012 fashion show is going on display at its new Bond Street location in London. The jewel-encrusted piece of lingerie and a matching belt are adorned with over 5,200 precious gemstones, including handset amethysts, sapphires, tsavorite, rubies, white, pink and yellow diamonds, which are all set in 18-karat rose and yellow gold. Laying at its center is an astonishing 20 carat white diamond.... Read More

Kate Hudson to Design Capsule Collection for Ann Taylor

Jan 24, 2013  |   Contributor: Annalisa Solari  |  1 Comment

Classy and chic with quirky tendencies that make both men and women fall in love? It is truly no wonder that Ann Taylor has decided to make celebrity news and re-sign blonde beauty Kate Hudson as face of their retail chain. This time, Kate will also be broadening her role and trying her hand as guest fashion designer on a capsule collection for the summer. Alongside creative director at Ann Taylor, Lisa Axelson, Hudson helped to create looks inspired by red-hot red-carpet fashion but reinterpreted for day-to-day occasions.... Read More

Johnny Depp's Baby Mama is the New Face of H&M

Jan 23, 2013  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

H&M has brought in French actress and singer Vanessa Paradis as the face of its newest campaign for its Conscious collection. The fashion brand's new line is apparently more eco-friendly than anything they've done in the past, made completely from sustainable materials (like organic cotton and recycled polyester) and is filled with ruffles and optimistic floral prints.... Read More

Karl Makes Another Controversial Statement, This Time on the Runway

Jan 22, 2013  |   Contributor: Nicolle Keogh

Luxury designer Karl Lagerfeld made quite the statement today on the tails of a recent march in Paris that protested French president Francois Hollande's plan to legalize gay marriage. Such a statement was made at Lagerfeld's haute couture show for Chanel, during which the fashion maven sent two models hand-in-hand down the runway wearing couture bridal gowns. The pair of models, who walked with one of the designer's young nephews, closed out the long-awaited show that occurred as a part of Paris Fashion Week. To make himself clear, when asked by the Associated Press if the act was made in support of gay marriage in France, Lagerfeld replied, "Of course it was."... Read More

Inauguration 2013 | What They Wore

Jan 21, 2013  |   Contributor: Nicolle Keogh  |  1 Comment

The inaugural events are certainly off to a stylish start, thanks to the First Family. At yesterday’s official swearing-in ceremony in the White House’s Blue Room, the always-stylish Michelle Obama wore a beautiful blue dress and cardigan by Reed Krakoff. She made more fashion news today when she arrived to church services and her husband’s public swearing-in ceremony wearing a Thom Browne ensemble. The First Daughters proved that they take after their fashion-forward mother when they arrived to this morning’s events wearing luxury labels. Malia, 14, wore a plum colored coat with a deep burgundy scarf, teal leather gloves, and a blue dress all by J. Crew; and 12-year-old Sasha wore a Kate Spade coat and dress.... Read More

Victoria's Secret Model Constance Jablonski Sued for $3.3 Million

Jan 18, 2013  |   Contributor: Annalisa Solari

Models – they've got it all, right? Washboard abs, toned legs, porcelain skin and flawless faces that would make the Aphrodite jealous. The last thing on their mind should be monetary problems, however, Victoria’s Secret model Constance Jablonski is making celebrity news as she is currently being sued by Marilyn Model Management for what they claim to be a breach of contract.... Read More

Jennifer Aniston is the New Face of Aveeno

Jan 17, 2013  |   Contributor: Annalisa Solari

It is no secret that we all blatantly covet celebrity Jennifer Aniston’s perfectly tanned and killer bod (seriously, does this girl live in Cabo?) so we can honestly say we were far from surprised when we heard the news that this A-lister will now truly showcase her face and be the face of Aveeno skin care.... Read More

Prince Harry Named Town & Country's Most Eligible Bachelor

Jan 16, 2013  |   Contributor: Nicolle Keogh  |  1 Comment

Bachelors, bachelors, short and tall, who's the most eligible of them all? If you ask Town & Country, the glossy will give you an answer we won't argue with. The luxury travel, lifestyle and leisure magazine named Prince Harry the Most Eligible Bachelor out of a group of 40 contenders that include pro athletes, heirs, and other princes around the globe. The publication lists some of his interests as "goofing off" and dressing up in his "birthday suit"— but as any true Harry connoisseur will tell you, that's old news.... Read More

Julianne Hough Tweets Golden Globes Wardrobe Malfunction

Jan 15, 2013  |   Contributor: Nicolle Keogh

It's unlikely that any awards show goes off without an unexpected wardrobe malfunction, but it's not everyday a star will share a picture of it with the world. But that's exactly what Julianne Hough did this past weekend. The star is making celebrity news after tweeting an Instagram photo of Jenny Packham gown after the slits ripped while dancing away at InStyle's Golden Globes afterparty Sunday night. "Ummm I think I may have danced too hard.... Eeek!!!!" the Dancing With the Stars performer included in the caption.... Read More

Miss Alabama USA Katherine Webb Lands Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue

Jan 14, 2013  |   Contributor: Nicolle Keogh

Thanks to ESPN announcer Brent Musburger and the power of social media, Katherine Webb shot to the forefront of celebrity news last week. Miss Alabama USA 2012 gained an incredible 90,000 Twitter fans during the Alabama and Notre Dame football game when Musburger spent a surprising amount of the game focusing on Webb, who was in the audience supporting her boyfriend, Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron. And it looks like the surge of attention on the Southern beauty isn't slowing down yet— she tweeted last Thursday that she will be featured in Sports Illustrated's prestigious swimsuit issue.... Read More

Missoni Search Continues Four Days After Executive's Plane Disappeared

Jan 8, 2013  |   Contributor: Nicolle Keogh

The fashion community was hit hard Friday with the news that executive of luxury brand Missoni, Vittorio Missoni, went missing after the plane he was travelling in disappeared. Vittorio and five other people were travelling on what was supposed to be a 42-minute flight from Venezuela's Los Roques Islands, however the plane's last signals were sent about 10 miles from Los Roques before disappearing. Initially, the Missoni family feared that the Italian fashion executive may have been kidnapped because the plane went missing in a region known for drug smuggling, however, with today marking Day 4 of the search, the Venezuelan government is not working with the possibility of a kidnapping.... Read More

Swanepoel Sizzles on Victoria's Secret Swim Catalogue

Jan 7, 2013  |   Contributor: Nicolle Keogh

In the nation's favorite kind of fashion news, (the kind that involves Victoria's Secret models) Candice Swanepoel is the brand's cover model for its newest swimsuit catalogue. And this isn't the South African model's first rodeo— Swanepoel has appeared on the catalogue's cover the past two years, as well. On her third cover for the prestigious undergarments and swimwear brand's catalogue, Candice stares intensely into the camera while wearing a bejeweled bandeau top.... Read More

Kate Upton Stars in Vogue Germany Short Film

Jan 3, 2013  |   Contributor: Nicolle Keogh

Kate Upton's done it again: the 20-year old swimsuit-turned-high-fashion model is continuing her successful streak in luxury fashion, having just appeared in a short film for Vogue Germany. "It Had to Be You" was shot by Bruce Weber, who was sought out as creative director for Vogue Germany's 84-page January issue, titled "Sex & Sensibility." Judging by the video, Upton was the right girl for the job.... Read More

Our Favorite Ad Campaigns of 2012

Jan 2, 2013  |   Contributor: Annalisa Solari

Countless dollars, hours and Starbucks coffee runs were involved in the making of these innovative ads so that they could be properly seen, shared and ultimately purchased. No, we are not talking about your run-of-the-mill advertisement with a talking dog or quirky jingle, but rather, campaigns featuring luxury goods that had us craving more. So, here you have it, folks, the most catchy, colorful and coveted of 2012.... Read More

 
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