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Faithful Shopper: In My Beach Bag

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 07.14.2014 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

We're in the heart of beach season, and it's time to replenish our stock of essentials, from sunglasses to sunscreen, books to laptops and everything in between.

The Faithful Shopper: Best for Beauty

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 05.27.2014 | New York
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Faith Hope Consolo

It's time to slough off winter skin, renew our faces, bodies and souls (and soles) with a stop at our favorite beauty stores and departments. Here are...

PHOTOS: KISS Crashes Milan Fashion Week

The Huffington Post | Ellie Krupnick | Posted 01.23.2014 | Style

In case you thought Fashion Week was boring or stuffy, here's Kiss to remind you fashion is still rock and roll. Gene Simmons and the rest of Kiss ...

Kiss Makes A Major Surprise Appearance

AP | COLLEEN BARRY | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment

MILAN (AP) — Gene Simmons wagged his trademark tongue as an all-glammed-up Kiss swept down the John Varvatos runway in an unannounced appearance dur...

Fashion-Forward Pop-Up Disguised as M*A*S*H Tent In a Blah Building Downtown? What a N.I.C.E. Idea

Wyatt Closs | Posted 01.23.2014 | Style
Wyatt Closs

I'm not a fashion critic but certainly a more than casual consumer. I know what I like and I think I know what works and pushes boundaries. N.I.C.E. Collective is making great, well-constructed, minimalistic handsome gear that is modern and ready for the next frontier.

A Conversation With Menswear Designer John Varvatos

Blue Carreon | Posted 10.14.2013 | Style
Blue Carreon

The menswear designer John Varvatos whose style is all about irreverent, tailored and rock and roll pieces talks about alternative careers, tequila and of course, rock and roll.

Fashion Superstars Give GLAM4GOOD Powerful Quotes on the True Definition Style

Mary Alice Stephenson | Posted 02.28.2014 | Style
Mary Alice Stephenson

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.

Guys, We Pulled A Beyoncé!

The Huffington Post | Michelle Persad | Posted 03.17.2013 | Style

This week at HuffPost Style, we slipped into our fleece parkas for (hopefully) the last time and tried to think about spring as much as possible. Mint...

Welcoming America's Top Menswear Designers to 'The Neighborhood'

Joah Spearman | Posted 04.10.2013 | Style
Joah Spearman

Two of the most important American menswear designers, and two guys who know a thing or two about the intersection of music and style, will be making their way to Austin this March. But you may be surprised what they'll be doing while they're visiting the Texas capital.

EXCLUSIVE SNEAK PEEK: 'Fashion Star' Shakes Things Up

The Huffington Post | Maggie Furlong | Posted 04.30.2012 | TV

"Fashion Star" has whittled the contestants down to a small group of designers, and now, it's time to shake up the weekly runway format. For this week...

How to Build a Brand That Gets Both Music & Style

Joah Spearman | Posted 06.05.2012 | Style
Joah Spearman

Don't hop around to whatever band or musician is on the top of the Billboard chart just because that is where the conversation seems to be going. Focus on treating your brand like a person, a person who genuinely loves music and discovers new music the way a true fan does.

PHOTOS: Varvatos Hosts A Ramone Autobiography Party At Former CBGB Venue

Posted 03.30.2012 | New York

High-end fashion designer John Varvatos celebrated the launch Thursday of "Commando: The Autobiography of Johnny Ramone" at his chic 315 Bowery boutiq...

Maggie Furlong

5 'Fashion Star' Questions We Want Answered

HuffingtonPost.com | Maggie Furlong | Posted 03.28.2012 | TV

As a longtime fan of "Project Runway," I was so happy when NBC finally decided to launch their own clothing design competition series, "Fashion Star" ...

How Elle Doesn't Age (And More 'Fashion Star' Secrets)

The Huffington Post | Sarah Leon | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

On Tuesday night, the highly anticipated show 'Fashion Star' aired on NBC. Nicole Richie, John Varvatos and a now-very pregnant Jessica Simpson serve ...

'Fashion Star': Ego Gets In The Way Of One Designer's Dream

Posted 05.14.2012 | TV

NBC kicked off their newest and one of their most ambitious reality competition projects with a super-sized installment of "Fashion Star" (Tue., 9:30 ...

The Roots, Courtney Love Rock Fashion Week Parties

Simona Rabinovitch | Posted 09.16.2011 | Style
Simona Rabinovitch

It's those little surprises that make it all worthwhile, and I'm speaking of both parties and real life. For me, those welcome moments summed up my experience navigating New York Fashion Week's party scene this season.

PHOTOS: John Varvatos' Annual Stuart House Benefit

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Designer John Varvatos hosted the annual Stuart House Benefit on Sunday, March 13, just outside his eponymous boutique in West Hollywood. Robertson an...

WATCH: Finding The Bowery's Rock & Roll Roots

GloboMaestro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
GloboMaestro

CBGB was once the center of New York's punk-rock scene on the Bowery. But do you know about the club's latest incarnation? City insider, Laura Cooper...

PHOTOS: Dave Matthews Lands Modeling Gig

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

This just in: Dave Matthews -- yes, that Dave Matthews, of "Crash Into Me" fame -- is the face of John Varvatos' Spring 2011 campaign. The menswear de...

10 Questions for Top American Menswear Designer John Varvatos

Victoria Namkung | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Victoria Namkung

After a successful career working under Ralph Lauren and Calvin Klein, John Varvatos launched his eponymous menswear label 10 years ago this fall, add...

"Good for the Jews?" or "Go Know!"

Norman Lear | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Norman Lear

I imagine my grandmother, Baba, overhearing a conversation about the ironic juxtaposition between the articles and ads in the Times and asking, "Good for the Jews?"

The New New York Dolls Ain't Just Recycling Trash

Tony Sachs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Tony Sachs

Does seeing what used to be one of the most influential bands of all time, in the former site of one of the most influential venues of the last 40 years, tarnish our memories of both?

Wardrobe Malfunction: Why American Men Hate Fashion

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

You can practically taste the delusion as you thumb through certain fashion spreads showcasing fall's "must-have" items for men. According to the styl...

Inside Fashion Week: The (Not So) Calm Before The Storm

Joey Jalleo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Joey Jalleo

Every fashion season in New York there's a hectic clamor to be the unofficial "official" party that launches Fashion Week, but only one usually comes out on top. This season, that party was without question.