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Which Legendary Fashion House is Relaunching This Fall—And Will John Galliano Lead it?

By Danica Lo on
(Getty) Judy Davis as Elsa Schiaparelli at the Costume Institute's "Impossible Conversations" exhibition this yearThis fall will see the relaunch of Schiaparelli—a subject the most recent Costume Institute exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and one of the most legendary fashion houses of all time. And, while no official announcement has yet been made, rumors are swirling that disgraced fashion designer, former Dior artistic director John Galliano will take the reins—though that...Read Full Story

The Best Lines From the NY Times' Yigal Azrouel Critical Shopper Takedown—Illustrated!

By Danica Lo on
Remember last month when New York Times' "Critical Shopper" Alexandra Jacobs visited the new Proenza Schouler store on the Upper East Side and, well, basically ripped it to shreds? Well, Jacobs is back this week with a vicious takedown of Yigal Azrouel's new uptown boutique.The review includes low-blow zingers such as: "There must be people out there buying armfuls of his droopy, drape-y, doggedly nonconformist clothes... but I’ve never encountered one."And brand-slammers: "Try as we might...Read Full Story

Deposed 'T' Editor Sally Singer Will Return to Vogue—This Time, She's Going Digital

By Lauren Frankfort on
(Getty) Sally Singer, Vogue Editor Anna WintourSally Singer, who was recently deposed from her editor-in-chief role at T: The New York Times Style Magazine in favor of the Wall Street Journal's Deborah Needleman, is returning to Conde Nast in a newly-created role at the creative director of digital at Vogue.Singer previously left her position as fashion news and features director at Vogue magazine two years ago to take the EIC job at T. On October 29th, she'll return to 4 Times Square and...Read Full Story

Zoolander 2 Rumormongering: Guess Who They Want to Cast as the Love Interest?

By Lauren Frankfort on
(Getty)Remember when we told you guys that there's going to be a Zoolander sequel (we're still drinking our Orange Mocha Frappuccinos in celebration...)? Well, we have even more exciting Zoolander news: Lady Gaga is reportedly up for the role as the film's leading lady!Not only is she rumored to be Ben Stiller and Owen Wilson's number one choice, they've apparently offered her $4.8 million dollars to take the part.How do you think a Gaga-Zoolander-Hansel love triangle would pan out on camera...Read Full Story

McDonald's is Suing the City of Milan Over Prada

By Lauren Frankfort on
(ImaxTree)Well, here's a lawsuit we never saw coming. McDonald's is suing Milan (yes, Italy) because the city wants to replace the fast food restaurant—which has stood tall in its ritzy Galleria Vittorio Emmanuel II shopping arcade location for more than 20 years—with a Prada boutique. The best part? There's already another Prada boutique located in that same shopping center.McDonald's is suing the city for a whopping 24 million euros (that's around $31,449,600 million) in damages. The chain...Read Full Story

This is What Victoria Beckham and Karl Lagerfeld Hanging Out Looks Like

By Danica Lo on
(Victoria Beckham Twitter)When you think about it, Victoria Beckham and Karl Lagerfeld have a lot in common. They're both whippet/fashion-thin, they both design clothes, and neither has been seen in public (a) smiling or (b) eating in years—decades, even!So we weren't surprise to hear that Beckham and Lagerfeld are working together—no, not on a fashion collaboration (though, that would be awesome and, also, would probably implode the internet). The twinsies recently spent some time hanging...Read Full Story

Drew Barrymore, Charlotte Gainsbourg, and Tommy Hilfiger Team Up for a Good Cause

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(Courtesy Breast Health International) Drew Barrymore, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Tommy HilfigerThis is an awesome product collaboration—and not just because it involves two of our favorite actresses, Drew Barrymore and Charlotte Gainsbourg. For the sixth year in a row, Tommy Hilfiger has pledged to donate $100 for every $298 handbag (below) sold to Breast Health International—that's more than 30 percent of proceeds! Super-bonus? In a month in which we're drowning in pink Breast Cancer Awareness...Read Full Story

BEHOLD: The Karl Lagerfeld French Bulldog 2013 Calendar is Mindblowing (and Adorable!)

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(Bauer Griffin; Getty) L-R: Karl Lagerfeld, French BulldogWhat do you get when you cross Chanel creative director Karl Lagerfeld with a French Bulldog? A 2013 calendar, of course!BEHOLD: The 2013 Pets Rock calendar, featuring coverboy Karl "The Bulldog" Lagerfeld:Karl-y boy here not only graces the calendar cover, he's also Mr. October 2013. The calendar also features other famous dogs—including Dog-tor Spock, famous pup Justin Bieber—some cats and two guinea pigs dressed up as Prince William...Read Full Story

5 Gorgeous Fall Looks From Joseph That You'll Be Able to Buy Online Tomorrow

By Danica Lo on
(Photos courtesy of Joseph) Five looks from Joseph's fall 2012 collectionIf you, like us, have been a longtime fan of British brand Joseph, but don't live anywhere close to a store (there's only one Joseph store in the USA and it's all the way on the Upper East Side!), tomorrow will be your lucky day. Because on October 18th, Joseph will launch e-commerce at Joseph.co.uk—and it will be amazing.Not only will the e-comm store feature the largest assortment of Joseph products—ready-to-wear...Read Full Story

Everybody Loves Bergdorf Goodman - aka The Sickest Fashion Party Tip Sheet We've Ever Seen

By Danica Lo on
L-R: Carolina Herrera, Michael Kors, Donna Karan, Isaac Mizrahi, Roberto CavalliTomorrow night, legendary luxury department store Bergdorf Goodman will celebrate its 111th anniversary with a fashion party of epic proportions at the Plaza Hotel in New York City (check out the amazing anniversary book Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf Goodman, which was released earlier this year).Now, usually, before an event, we'll get something called a "tip sheet"—a document that lists all the VIPs and famous...Read Full Story