Who knows anything in this crazy world of fashion these days? But thanks to the Material Girl there is one thing: the world is about to get a lot more elegant, sophisticated and -- very, very romantic.
Frenchmen sell berets. But Frenchmen don't buy them. Tourists do. In order to indicate they've been in France. One possible theory is that Frenchmen sell berets in order to spot foreigners more easily.
Fashion often looks to the past for inspiration. This fall, history is in great evidence: surrealist flourishes from the 1940s abound; shoulder pads and neons from 1980s saturate clothing lines at all levels.