Lou Reed is dead; long live the new King of New York: Kenyon Phillips.
I love looking at the silhouettes, colors, prints and fabrics worn by idols, from Grace Kelly and Jackie Onassis to modern day trend-setters like Charlotte Gainsbourg, Jessica Alba and Zooey Deschanel.
As buyers, editors, bloggers, stylists and celebrities descend upon New York City from all over the world, it is a clear reminder of the energy and excitement that fashion creates on both the runway and the street.
From final retouches on designs, fittings, castings and set design to the moment the first shoe hits the runway, you get the sense of the industry coming together. All eyes are on New York for the eight days of fashion shows.
I don't know about you, but the idea of attending a fashion show much less Fashion Week in NYC, makes me start to look for a rafter from which I can hang myself. This would be my worst case scenario:
The "holidays" are quickly approaching. How true is that statement? If you want to state the facts, there are religious holidays all year around so we, in some ways, are always in the holiday season, no?
In the realm of sexy men's underwear, the boxer short gets a bad rap. The boxer is the underwear version of sweat pants, both usually worn on days you don't feel like caring about fashion.
Fireworks, BBQs, and parades... all just some of the ways we love to celebrate America! From President's Day to Veteran's Day, here's a list of patriotic apparel to get you looking and feeling all-American when honoring and celebrating this great country!
To kick off our GLAM4GOOD Pinspiration Series here are some jewels of wisdom from 5 of the world's most influential fashion designers Carolina Herrera, Tommy Hilfiger, Donna Karan, John Varvatos and Jason Wu.
Donna Karan, the pioneering fashion designer and the tireless philanthropist talks about meditation, traveling on a motorcycle and that thing which she refers to as her savior.
The most prominent brands in the men's underwear industry are offering a slew of their hottest styles in pairs, three- and even four-packs, that are made with the quality we've come to expect from an industry leading brand.
It's been said a great photograph should capture the attitude, the soul and the mind of a great moment. It is that millisecond where the eye, the mind...
Michael Beach was the teacher who stood up to Morgan Freeman, the cheating husband who lost everything to Angela Basset, and the husband so unappreciated by Vanessa Williams. This bright talent, who studied at Julliard, has a large repertoire.
Fresh from the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) Awards where he received the Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement award, the iconic Tommy Hilfiger talks about classic style, rock and roll, and giving back.
Austin describes his collection's inspiration involving a vampire in Williamsburg "who borrows clothes from her Hasidic dandy friends." Several of the models have curled hair that looks like Hasidic peyos.
I had the great opportunity to interview Diane von Furstenberg, Ginny Hilfiger, and a few other fashion-forward experts who gave me guidelines (no rules, please!) on what to wear and to avoid once I turned 50. Here's their master list of "must haves."