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Daphne Guinness Is Definitely Not A 'Jeans And T-Shirt Kind Of Gal'

The Huffington Post | Christina Anderson | Posted 11.09.2012 | Style

This lady is no shrinking violet.

Daphne Guinness Is Afraid of Beige

Alex Geana | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Alex Geana

To some, she's a performance artist, to others, an heiress. To even more, a beautiful oddity. Yet she has a curious inability to understand why people are truly fascinated by her when she's just being herself.

PHOTOS: Isabella Blow's Most Amazing Hats

The New York Observer | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

On May 7, 2007 Isabella Blow, one of the great style icons of recent decades, took her own life. And while "Issie's" famously eye-popping hats themsel...

PHOTOS: Isabella Blow's Life In Fashion

Lauren Goldstein Crowe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Lauren Goldstein Crowe

Isabella wasn't just a muse or a patron, although she was partly both of these things. She was more a spark, an electric impulse that set imaginations racing.

Blow Biopic Gets A Producer

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Isabella Blow's biopic now has a producer and a consultant. WWD reports that Swedish filmmaker Anders Palm will produce and Lauren Goldstein Crowe, au...

Reyne Gauge: The Ultimate Couture Collector

Reyne Haines | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Reyne Haines

Alexander McQueen Swarovski Heel - Courtesy of H. Audrey Over the years we have admired the fashion sense of numerous ladies; Jacqueline Onassis, Aud...

Daphne Guinness: Isabella Blow Auction And Why I Stopped It | Daphne Guiness | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

The story begins on the morning of May 7, 2007, when I was woken in New York City at 4am by a telephone call from Alexander [Lee] McQueen. I had been ...

Isabella Blow Auction CALLED OFF, Daphne Guinness Buys Entire Collection

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

The Isabella Blow auction--set to take place at Christie's on September 15--has been called off...because Daphne Guinness bought the whole lot. W M...

Isabella Blow's Exceptional Wardrobe To Be Auctioned By Christie's (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Next September Christie's will auction the late Isabella Blow's pretty extraordinary wardrobe. Blow, a stylist, is credited with discovering Alexander...

Isabella Blow: Alexander McQueen's Muse And Mentor (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

*Scroll down for photos* Many of the reports of Alexander McQueen's death referenced McQueen's close friend and mentor, stylist Isabella Blow, who al...

Alexander McQueen's Isabella Blow-Inspired Spring/Summer 2008 Collection (PHOTOS, POLL)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

London Fashion Week kicked off on Friday with tributes to the late, great Alexander McQueen, who took his life a little over a week ago. Parallels had...

Ruffian Designers Talk About Marc Jacobs, Lady Gaga, and Living the American Dream

Lesley M. M. Blume | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Lesley M. M. Blume

While not exactly a rags-to-riches tale (since no one could ever imagine designers Brian Wolk and Claude Morais in rags, for goodness sake), the story behind the emergence of New York City-based fashion house Ruffian is evidence that the American dream is still alive and kicking.

Alexander McQueen Dead: Fashion Designer Commits Suicide

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

*Scroll down for a slideshow of McQueen, his designs and reactions to his death. * UPDATE (2/25): McQueen's funeral took place in London today, and ...

The Joyous Eccentricity of Alexander McQueen: A Remembrance

Lesley M. M. Blume | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Lesley M. M. Blume

McQueen's death makes me wonder if there simply isn't a place in contemporary modern culture for such theatrical creativity anymore -- especially in an era in which fashion houses increasingly need to rely on corporate ownership to survive and thrive.

Coroner Confirms Fashion Icon Isbella Blow Death Was Suicide | Claire Truscott | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

The celebrated style guru Isabella Blow killed herself by taking a fatal dose of a poison, a coroner ruled today. Blow, the fashion director of Tatle...

Two Isabella Blow Bios Coming Soon

New York Observer | Irina Aleksander | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

A biography of Isabella Blow, the magazine editor who wore extravagant hats to prevent fashion folk from attacking her with air-kisses; who is often c...