Fashion

How Rihanna pulls off haute couture with her ‘fluctuating’ body type – New York Post

Monday, October 30, 2017

While it’s no secret that Rihanna has killer personal style, everyone’s favorite bad girl can also rock a curve like no other. What she happily describes as a “fluctuating body type” has given her seemingly unlimited choices for what to wear next. And she’s not afraid to try every conceivable look and make it her own — whether she’s feeling lean or not. It’s a lesson she believes other women…

This fashion historian’s learning about the past from what we wore; Now she needs your vintage clothing – LancasterOnline

Sunday, October 29, 2017

Damayanthie Eluwawalage, a costume historian, looks for clothing like this dress worn by James Buchanan’s niece, to learn more about Pennsylvania’s past.

See All Your Favorite Fashion People’s Halloween Costumes – Fashionista (blog)

Sunday, October 29, 2017

Kaia Gerber as Elvira Hancock from ‘Scarface’. Photo: @kaiagerber/Instagram Halloween may still be a few days away, but the weekend before the holiday itself was nonetheless one of over-the-top celebrations and dramatic costumes, at least amongst a solid portion of celebrities and fashion people. Whether attending the amFAR/Naked Heart Association benefit event, as was the case for a slew of models, or simply out and about at one of the…

This fashion historian’s learning about the past from what we wore; Now she needs your vintage clothing – LancasterOnline

Sunday, October 29, 2017

Damayanthie Eluwawalage, a costume historian, looks for clothing like this dress worn by James Buchanan’s niece, to learn more about Pennsylvania’s past.

See All Your Favorite Fashion People’s Halloween Costumes – Fashionista (blog)

Sunday, October 29, 2017

Kaia Gerber as Elvira Hancock from ‘Scarface’. Photo: @kaiagerber/Instagram Halloween may still be a few days away, but the weekend before the holiday itself was nonetheless one of over-the-top celebrations and dramatic costumes, at least amongst a solid portion of celebrities and fashion people. Whether attending the amFAR/Naked Heart Association benefit event, as was the case for a slew of models, or simply out and about at one of the…

Forbes: Night of fashion, glitz and glamour in Calgary – Calgary Sun

Sunday, October 29, 2017

One of the biggest bashes in Calgary is coming our way on Thursday, Nov. 9. We have lots of galas year-round but this truly is the one that pops the champagne cork and takes the cake. Fashion Calgary’s Ania Basak spends most of the year putting this evening of glitz and glamour together and gathers the movers and shakers of the Calgary cultural, fashion and media scene to celebrate and…

Fashion Show Benefits National Jewish Health – CBS Local

Sunday, October 29, 2017

DENVER (CBS4) – The Mercedez-Benz of Denver Rev the Runway Fashion Show is coming up on Thursday, Nov. 2. It will feature dresses, gowns and select menswear from the runways of New York, Paris and Milan, according organizers of the vent. In addition to the fashion show, people can enjoy food, drinks and both live and silent auctions. The proceeds from the event will go to benefit National Jewish Health….

Terry Richardson pushed fashion over the edge into sleaze – The Guardian

Sunday, October 29, 2017

A number of fashion publications and brands have announced that they will no longer work with the photographer Terry Richardson, who has been accused of sexually inappropriate behaviour with young models going back years. While celebrities have been distancing themselves from him, Richardson has been dropped by UK Condé Nast titles (US Vogue announced it wouldn’t use him in 2014), as well as fashion houses such as Valentino and Bulgari….

Amazon Fashion Week Tokyo: A war zone for photographer Cynthia Anderson – The Japan Times

Saturday, October 28, 2017

Name: Cynthia AndersonAge: 43Nationality: AmericanOccupation: Fashion photographerLikes: Shooting backstageDislikes: Mayonnaise 1. What do you wear to fashion week? The most unglamorous things you can imagine. For photographers fashion week means mock military manoeuvres with us lugging our heavy gear around, marching across the city and grabbing rest, often on the ground, where we can. 2. Which designer’s shows always make for the best shots? I love the showmanship of Amazon…

Football fashion: Monochromatic mania – ESPN

Saturday, October 28, 2017

9:00 AM ET Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment Of all the colors available in the uniform rainbow, many teams decided this week that only some are worthy of highlighting their uniforms. Case No. 1: Ohio State 🔜#GoBucks #BeatPSU pic.twitter.com/RVRsLNmFsh — Ohio State Football (@OhioStateFB) October 23, 2017 The Buckeyes revealed the grayscale uniforms they’ll wear against Penn State. Now, gray uniforms have been popular this season, so…

Brand Names That Mean Something: The Best Active Gear And Clothing Comes From The Best Adventurers – Forbes

Friday, October 27, 2017

Royal Robbins Royal and Liz Robbins at the top of Half Dome in Yosemite National Park in 1967. I get pitches all the time from brand new outdoor and fitness clothing companies with made up names that sound like new models of Nissan or Toyota cars, and almost always, they are simply rehashing other products with little innovation other than slick marketing. But in several notable active clothing and gear…

Nigerian haute couture in the Muslim north – The Hindu

Friday, October 27, 2017

Ibrahim Aminu launched his first clothing line eight years ago when he designed a dress for his sister. Before he knew it, the orders began flooding in and House of Kaya became the first — and so far only — haute couture house in conservative, mainly Muslim northern Nigeria. Lagos Fashion and Design Week, the annual festival which runs until Saturday, is in full swing. Champagne corks are popping, beer…

Fashion, faith and culture come together through the global art of head wrapping – PRI

Friday, October 27, 2017

There’s no shortage of glam at a yearly Michigan fashion show where men, women and children glide down a runway while music booms in the background. But what sets this catwalk apart is the celebration of modest and “fly” looks. The models, wearing colorful headwraps or headscarves, are showcasing sleek and stylish clothes without showing skin. Near the runway, there’s a cacophony of color as vendors display fabrics, art and…

Kerry Washington Admits It Can Be Difficult To Celebrate Fashion In 2017 – W Magazine

Friday, October 27, 2017

Awards shows are notoriously long. Take it from anyone who has attended, or even watched, the Academy Awards, which when you factor in the red carpet, can stretch to the six hour mark. It is a predicament that extends beyond just Hollywood, so when emceeing Thursday evening’s Fashion Group International’s Night of Stars—which honors luminaries in the world of fashion—Simon Doonan, never one to mince words, offered a sound piece…

Fashion Blogger Andy Torres Launches A Clothing Line—and You’re Going to Love It! – PEOPLE.com

Friday, October 27, 2017

This article originally appeared on peopleenespanol.com Measuring at nearly six feet tall was not always an advantage for the style influencer Andy Torres, especially during her teen years. “My mom couldn’t find clothes for me. I was so sad. I used to be bullied at school,” says the creator of the internationally renowned fashion blog StyleScrapbook. To remedy her youthful struggle, Torres launched AIT, her own brand of casual-cool clothes…

From Larry David’s T-shirts to Halloween planning: this week’s fashion trends – The Guardian

Friday, October 27, 2017

Going up Smythson’s Burlington holdall New luggage goals, since Jane Birkin named it her favourite travel bag. Not cheap, but a 10th of the price of a Hermès Birkin. Smythson’s Burlington holdall. Eames chic Eames isn’t just for sitting on. Get graphic prints on a T-shirt at Uniqlo or a clutch at Boss. James Perse T-shirts The brand that Larry David wears, Normcore fans. WhatsApp yourself Set up a group, delete…

From Larry David’s T-shirts to Halloween planning: this week’s fashion trends – The Guardian

Friday, October 27, 2017

Going up Smythson’s Burlington holdall New luggage goals, since Jane Birkin named it her favourite travel bag. Not cheap, but a 10th of the price of a Hermès Birkin. Smythson’s Burlington holdall. Eames chic Eames isn’t just for sitting on. Get graphic prints on a T-shirt at Uniqlo or a clutch at Boss. James Perse T-shirts The brand that Larry David wears, Normcore fans. WhatsApp yourself Set up a group, delete…

Scrappy Cuban clothing line exemplifies ingenuity with US online store opening – Reuters

Friday, October 27, 2017

HAVANA (Reuters) – Hip Cuban clothing brand Clandestina is not waiting to see how tighter U.S. restrictions on travel to the Caribbean island affect visits of Americans shoppers. Instead, the line is taking its apparel to the United States through e-commerce. Its site, clandestina.co/, went live on Thursday with an initial selection of T-shirts with Cuban slogans like “resistir y vencer” (resist and conquer), no small feat in a country…