Talk about a statement piece. “Insecure” creator and star Issa Rae gave disco-queen vibes at Monday night’s Council of Fashion Designers of America Awards, which she hosted. Rae — who was the award show’s first-ever black female host — walked the red carpet at the Brooklyn Museum in a brightRead More →

Just in time for the “Sex and the City” 20th-anniversary hoopla, “Carrie Bradshaw” will soon open her first permanent Manhattan SJP by Sarah Jessica Parker contemporary-wear boutique. It will be at the new South Street Seaport, where developer Howard Hughes Corp. has lured numerous big-name New York chefs and retailers.Read More →

Downtown cool has been Alexander Wang’s vibe for over a decade. But Sunday night, at his first-ever June runway, Wang presented what he calls a “new beginning, a new identity and a new day for my brand,” per the show notes. The show, held at Manhattan’s South Street Seaport, displayed looksRead More →

The Council of Fashion Designers of America — among them, Carolina Herrera, Diane von Furstenberg, Ralph Lauren and Zac Posen — are trusted to be the arbiters of good taste. But some fellow designers and industry veterans think the group is squandering its cred. On Monday, Kim Kardashian — aRead More →