Kate Spade Is Deliciously New York

By Tanya Leigh Washington on
Kate Spade (Getty, Tanya Leigh Washington) Kate Spade always walks the line of kitsch without crossing it. Her clothes are delightfully playful and ridiculously adorable without a hint of tacky. For Fall 2013, the designer decked out her dolls in bows, apple prints, wrist-length gloves, spunky metallics, and (our personal favorite) sprinkled doughnuts. Big hair, fluffy jackets, and charming hats also competed for our attention. These sweet styles were all placed around a taxicab backdrop for...Read Full Story

Is Glamour Magazine's Cat Fashion Concept Store the Best Thing That Ever Happened on Earth? Maybe.

By Danica Lo on
(Danica Lo / StyleBistro)Today in brilliant things we can't believe we (or the internet, at large) didn't think of first: Glamour's Cat Fashion Concept Store—which celebrated its grand opening last night in the Meatpacking District on the first night of New York Fashion Week hosting Glamour's Executive Fashion Director Anne Christensen, Eddie Borgo, and Maria Cornejo's "35 Under 35 in Fashion" party.Basically, the concept store is the best thing ever on earth—that is, if you love cats as much...Read Full Story

Model Lindsey Wixson Spills Her Skincare Secrets (+ A Spirit Animal Bonus!)

By Lindsay Schallon on
(Photo by Getty)On film, Lindsey Wixson's dewy, peach complexion glistens. In person, let's just say we were basically blindsided by its radiance.We caught up the model — a favorite in the industry for her bee-stung lips, adorable chin dimple, and signature gap-toothed smile — backstage at Jason Wu's fall 2013 runway show (by the pastry table, no less!) this afternoon to get the scoop on her secrets to flawless skin. (Photo by StyleBistro) Lindsey Wixson backstage at Jason Wu StyleBistro...Read Full Story

The Ideal Boyfriend Wardrobe - David Hart's Debut RTW Collection, Fall 2013

By Danica Lo on
David Hart's neckties have long been a favorite of New York's menswear aficionados—Hart's neckwear has been sold at Bergdorf Goodman's men's store as well as Bloomingdale's, Fred Segal, and Saks Fifth Avenue for years. In an exciting development for fall 2013, yesterday, Hart presented his first-ever ready-to-wear collection at the New Museum during New York Fashion WeekI first met the designer through some mutual well-dressed friends in 2009, when he told me that he had always been a...Read Full Story

What Eric Wilson Eats During Fashion Week, In Ascending Order of Deliciousness

By Caitlin Petreycik on
(Courtesy of Getty Images) Without further commentary, a list of foods, pulled from Eric Wilson's New York Times food diary — which details his diet during last September's round of New York Fashion Week shows — in ascending order of deliciousness. "A dusty lozenge discovered on the bottom of a colleague's handbag" "One Emergen-C martini" "Two radish halves and one cheese puff" (GPNetNow)"Free bags of nuts and yogurt-covered raisins" "Deep-fried somethings" "A cinnamon raisin bagel" "Peanut M...Read Full Story

Look Who We Ran Into at Kenneth Cole!

By Tanya Leigh Washington on
Heidi Klum (Getty)From Brooke Shields to Heidi Klum, celebs flocked to Kenneth Cole's first runway appearance in seven years. We were lucky enough to get a chance to chat with the German supermodel about beauty and even love. She looked as gorgeous as ever with a sleek ponytail that showed off her large hoop earrings. A furry spiked vest with skinny jeans was her fashion statement for the night.StyleBistro: What's your current beauty obsession?Heidi Klum: I know, everyone is always asking...Read Full Story

Beyonce's Manicurist Created These Nails For Nicholas K (+ DIY Advice!)

By Lindsay Schallon on
(Photo courtesy of Red Carpet Manicure)When we first caught up with Lisa Logan — the celebrity manicurist behind Beyonce's digits! — at 7:45 this morning, she had no idea what time it was, but she did know one thing: the glittery gel manis she made for Nicholas K's fall 2013 runway show looked good."Right now, everything is a blur," she said. "I tell you, we sat there and we gelled, we gelled and gelled and top-coated and glittered all night long to come up with the look. We didn't finish...Read Full Story

Peplums and Big Brows Are Here to Stay

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Keira Knightley, Jason Wu runway (Getty, Imax Tree)You'll either be thrilled or disgruntled to know that in one of the first Fall 2013 shows peplums were still a thing. A big thing in Richard Chai's latest collection. Ashlee Simpson and a newly blond Leigh Lezark were seated front row at the show to witness loads of army green fabric, structured jackets, and peplum-adorned dresses. We can't deny the flattering factors of the trend; we're pro anything that hides the tummy while nipping the...Read Full Story

Get the Look: Brown Smoky Eyes at BCBGMaxAzria

By Lindsay Schallon on
(Photo by Getty)Backstage at BCBGMaxAzria this morning, celebrity makeup artist Val Garland and her Sephora staff created a smoky eye that was soft, subtle, and super-wearable. Even for, yes, the day! The key? Garland swapped stark, club-bustin' black shadow and mascara for cool, chocolate brown tones."The look here at BCGB is all about a perfect, beautiful, real girl," said Garland. "She's a little bit outdoorsy. She's quite inspired by the idea of a Kate Moss kind of look. So we did a...Read Full Story

How to Get the EXACT Nails From the Whit 2013 Fall Presentation

By Lindsay Schallon on
(Photo by Getty)You know how our panel of nail experts predicted texture is going to be huge for 2013? Well, here's our first spotting of the trend at New York Fashion Week!At the Whit fall 2013 presentation, celebrity manicurist Gina Edwards complemented the collection's rocker '70s vibe with black and gold, gem-embellished nails. "Whit's inspiration was Marianne Faithfull, an actress/singer back in the '60s, early '70s," said Edwards. "It's very girl next door but still has that rocker edge...Read Full Story