Grace Coddington: "Most of Ralph Lauren's models are not super skinny: this is an isolated situation and I think that it's unfair that he's getting bad publicity for it"
Grace Coddington of Vogue has it all: talent, power, courage, confidence, and comfortable shoes.
There's more to Paris fashion week than stilletos and sunglasses. From Japanese anime-inspired exhibits to scavenging for vintage accessories, our picks for happenings, haunts and events.
This is the next to last season at Bryant Park. After 18 years, fashion week will be moving to Damrosch Park at Lincoln Center in September 2010.
I am very confident that when the photos were taken, these ensembles were the very height of fashion. But the ravages of time have rendered them (oh how I agonize at saying this) -- tacky.
After observing Anna Wintour last week, I think I've discerned Anna's Seven Deadly Tells, those subtle (and not-so-subtle) changes in her demeanor that signal what's really on her mind.
Women have replaced the prison of the kitchen with the prison of an unachievable body shape. The more powerful a woman is, the more likely she is to be bulimic.
The global economic crisis has hastened the demise of the already toppling fashion establishment.
Taking on the role of New York fashion's mother hen, Diane von Furstenberg was pivotal in the planning of this year's fashion week.
Here are some recommendations for eyeglass makeovers, because from Keith Olbermann to Rachel Maddow, who doesn't love a new look?
Together, Coddington and Wintour - who started at Vogue on the same day decades ago - embody the age-old power struggle of art vs. commerce.
Get the people back in our stores! Anna Wintour's message was heard loud and clear on Thursday evening for the first edition -- and let's hope, not the last -- of Fashion's Night Out in New York.
This was Anna Wintour's push to revitalize an industry that needs the consumer. After all, the ad pages of Vogue are shrinking quicker then a cheep polyester blend in the dryer.
In reality, Fashion's Night Out became an evening cruising for food, booze and the best celebrity sightings ever.
Rather like the summer of 1914, the time of The September Issue was the perfect glossy loveliness before the crash -- with everyone flying high on a haze of fashion, with Anna Wintour firmly in charge.
The people in this film reveal that if you are passionate about your work there is never a point where you sit back, relax, and enjoy the ride.