Best Of The Golden Globes Virtual Red Carpet

Best Of The Golden Globes Virtual Red Carpet

Last Night’s Golden Globes faced a lot of technical challenges given the pandemic-safe production, but when it came to the fashions, they went off without a hitch. The ‘virtual’ red carpet featured celebrities in couture (or in the case of a few like Joaquin Phoenix, a promotional hoodie) they wore at home or onsite. We got a glimpse of these either as a presenter on the show or in a Zoom. Read more

Karl Lagerfeld 1933-2019

Karl Lagerfeld, 1933-2019

It is with great sadness that we have learned of the passing of The House of KARL LAGERFELD’s creative director, Karl Lagerfeld, on February 19, 2019, in Paris, France. A larger than life icon driven by a phenomenal sense of creativity, he leaves behind an extraordinary legacy.

We have created a curated list of some of the most iconic Karl Lagerfeld books, products and fashions available on Amazon. Shop for them here.

We have written about Karl, his work and work inspired by him in 20 posts over the years. You may view them here.

Best 2 Minutes and Four Bad Dresses from Last Night’s Emmys

Last night’s Emmys, the 70th, were one of the most fun and enjoyable. People seemed to be in better spirits than past telecasts and many excellent shows were awarded. Game of Thrones, SNL, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel and The Assassination of Gianni Versace took home the most honors Read more

Flat Shoes, Funnel Necks and Fanny Packs? A Look At Chanel’s 2014 Haute Couture Collection.

Chanel 2014 collection

It was a bold move by Karl Lagerfeld and CHANEL to put all their runway models in flat tennis shoes for their 2014 Spring Summer Haute Couture show, but it was a bad move. Read more

The Easter Bunny Just Threw Up. The 2010 Spring Summer CHANEL Collection.

CHANEL 2010 Spring Summer Haute Couture

While I am usually singing the praises of CHANEL, I fear their latest 2010 Spring Summer Couture Collection is making me slightly nauseated. Pearlized pastel confections walked down the runway donning Minnie Mouse-Meets- Bride of Frankenstein hairdos in the latest Haute Couture Collection from CHANEL. Read more

Designer Dough: Pane Quotidiano No. 5

Pane Quotidiano No.5
above: detail from Pane Quotidiano No. 5, Flamboyant issue n#1

The online magazine Flamboyant, is a super fun read. Chock full of humor, style, art, design and fashion, the magazine is presented as an online flip book that is both inspiring and entertaining. And full of eye candy. If you’ve never checked it out, you should. Read more

Snoopy Dons Designer Duds For Japan’s Fashion Week, But It’s Not The First Time.

snoopy dons designer duds
above: The CHANEL Snoopy and Belle at the 2004 Snoopy In Fashion show in Japan

For Tokyo Fashion Week and Snoopy’s 60th Birthday year, designers displayed the plush pup clad in couture. Read more

The CHANEL Fall 2009/2010 Haute Couture Collection Debut At the Grand Palais

CHANEL Fall 2009/2010 Haute Couture

Karl Lagerfeld’s Fall 2009/2010 Haute Couture Collection for CHANEL, all the pieces of which are shown in this post, made its debut July 7th, at dusk in the Grand Palais. The stage was set with giant white opaque N° 5 bottles, creating a wonderfully minimalistic background for the ornate collection to be shown. Read more