Lingerie has come a long way since the 1920s, when the shorter skirts preferred by the flappers required underwear to get a major makeover: Before mini hemlines were en vogue, split-crotch, “open gusset” knickers were the airy norm. They were considered appropriate for hygiene, but not for high kicks in
In March 1791, Marie Antoinette — then France’s capricious and controversial monarch — spent an evening packing up her jewels with her lady-in-waiting. With the French Revolution underway, the queen sent a number of precious gems off to Brussels, where she and the king planned to flee. “The jewels made
Designer Jeremy Scott, known for his irreverent, pop-damaged looks as creative director of Moschino, has never been one to play it safe. Until now, that is. Thanks to a host of condom-themed items in Moschino’s new collab with H&M, many style junkies may be newly inspired to wrap their junk.
How do you know weed is firmly out of Cheech & Chong territory? When it’s the subject of a serious “Luxury Meets Cannabis” conference at Manhattan’s tony NeueHouse. “The folks in attendance were really engaged,” panelist Andrew Goetz recalls of the June event. “Or maybe they were just really stoned.”
London fashion week is the industry’s rebellious sibling: wild, spunky and delightfully unpredictable. From fantastical floral whimsy spun from embellished tulle to ladylike lace rethought with razor-sharp tailoring, the season delivered. Powdery blue emerged as a front-runner for spring, as did the trench. Nowhere did the latter shine more than
The Kardashian-Jenner posse clearly has a lust for latex — clothing, that is. From Kim Kardashian’s black, slippery-when-dry LaQuan Smith dress to Kendall Jenner’s rubbery, bright-red bodysuit, it’s clear the reality-TV clan has a thing for shiny second skins. Kylie Jenner gave her Instagram fans the skinny on her latest
Paris fashion week closed out a month of shows in dramatic fashion: Fancy venues! Celebrity sightings! Hot lifeguards! The City of Lights put on (many) a runway spectacle that will go down in industry history. Below, some highlights: 1. The venues were more elaborate than ever: Gucci kicked it