Friday, December 5 2014
Meryle Secrest’s biography pays homage to Schiaparelli’s unique oeuvre by highlighting the efficiency of form and style in her designs, while framing them as miracles in their own right.
Thursday, September 5 2013
Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's gives a breezily hagiographic look at the conspicuous consumption of the Vanity Fair crowd.
Wednesday, May 15 2013
I half-believed that if I went mod with enough gusto, a Lambretta would one day parachute itself onto my driveway. That was in 6th grade. I tried it again, as an adult, still hoping for that Lambretta.
Tuesday, October 25 2011
"Summer Hours" meets "Russian Ark" in this melancholy look at Yves Saint Laurent's artistic legacy.
Wednesday, June 8 2011
Whether basing her fashion designs on cats or collaborating with German electronica groups for her shows, Katie Gallagher is a force to be reckoned with in the fashion world.
Wednesday, April 28 2010
Clothing puts flesh on the avatar.
Tuesday, November 17 2009
Monday, October 13 2008
A fashion reporter peels back the veneer of today's luxury brands and uncovers the unseemly impulses that have opened exclusivity up to the masses, mostly for the worse.
Wednesday, May 21 2008
As a nouveau/deco nymph-phantom we see the female as the marked other, some fantastic, ethereal creature but still set apart from her very worldly male counterparts.