Are Liu Wen and Shu Pei on their way to Naomi Campbell or Kate Moss's iconic status? Judging from the kind of work the two models are getting, it seems that fashion has found new leading ladies.
I blame DeLeon tequila for getting me a little too drunk, so I have to smush two days coverage into one. Which isn't a bad thing. It just means you get more photos, from babies fascinated by breasts to Anna Wintour watching Donna Karan.
Animal fur has come to represent arrogant indifference and frivolous cruelty. Designers who resist this risk being seen as out-of-step and ignorant of a well-documented reality.
American Vogue has never featured an Asian model on its cover in its 40-plus years of featuring models.
Billy Reid. (Silence) Billy Reid. (Thump, he fainted and fell to the floor) Billy Reid. Well, maybe he didn't faint, but the immediate surprise in the...
My friend turned thirty and threw herself a party at a Hollywood club. Ugh. I went to that club against my will and became the thirty-year-old I used to make fun of.
These days, there are few events for which New Yorkers truly dress up: the annual Costume Institute Gala, opening night at the Metropolitan Opera is another, and the annual fall gala of the New Yorkers for Children.
Beyond the celebrity gossip, Tim Gunn's path from introverted child suffering from depression to successful TV personality and fashion mentor makes for a surprising psychological memoir.
In Washington, screaming about being in the red is the new black. We've seen this herd mentality before, in the run-up to the invasion of Iraq. Once again, the experts tell us that the warning lights are flashing red. The fashionistas aren't listening.
The clash of civilizations continues, 9 years after the attacks of 9-11, the threat to our freedoms remains real. Shadowy individuals aim to control o...
After Obama was elected, we wondered, would we begin to see more black elected officials? The answer, unfortunately, appears to be no. But one area in which "The Obama Effect" just might be having an affect is the world of fashion.
In my many years on Earth, seems to me that most presidents are out of touch with the people. Politicians are not my touchstone of reality. Shopping is.
Why go to school and rack up a debt it would take almost a lifetime as a fashion writer to pay off? What if starting a blog was the new journalism degree?
On Monday night, the CFDA awards were presented at Alice Tully Hall in Lincoln Center and underwritten by Swarovski, who I must thank for the great champagne.