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It seems to be that people talk more about Hillary's pantsuits than they do her politics...including herself! At this year's CFDA Awards, Lady Clinton joked about pitching a new series to Bravo TV's Andy Cohen. More»
Last night in NYC, Barneys NY celebrated 60 years of Chloe with Chloe Sevigny and Clare Waight Keller, Marc Jacobs, Alexander Wang, and Phillip Lim were among the designers nominated for the 2013 CFDA Fashion Awards, Robert Verdi hosted the 4th Annual Fashion 2.0 Awards with keynote speaker Simon Doonan, Abigail Breslin and Leigh Lazark helped celebrate Teen Vogue's 10th anniversary at Willow Road, and so much more!
We were warned of the repercussions for bad behavior, and now we must suffer the consequences. The gracious hosts, Vogue magazine, the Council of Fashion Designers of America and New York's tourism agency, have had enough of the antics and mayhem that Fashion's Night Out unleashed, so they have relegated New York to a fashionista's time out. While we grin and bear the punishment, we can still look back on the epic pandemonium FNO brought to Soho last year in September 2012. It won't be as good as the real thing but enjoy our Instagram trip down memory lane of the good, the bad, and the ugly from the very last Fashion's Night Out. More»
This season, Conde Nast and the CFDA hosted its first-ever "Decoded Fashion" hackathon. Over 78 teams of a total of 550 hackers were challenged to develop the best fashion app that supports the growth of American Fashion as a global industry. The finalists were announced last week, and the five teams will have the chance to show off their ideas at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week tomorrow. Before it all goes down, check out the five apps that are left in the competition. More»
Tomorrow marks the beginning of New York Fashion Week. High profile debuts, major comebacks, and under-the-radar venues are making this fashion week one of the most talked about seasons. If you can't make it to Lincoln Center, there are plenty of other Fashion Week related activities and events taking place across the city. Here's everything you need to know to keep up over the next week! More»
Eddie Borgo is a NYC-based jewelry designer whose namesake collection is wildly popular with some of the biggest names in fashion around the world. From the beginning, the Atlanta native managed to leave a lasting mark on the cutthroat industry, and his brand is only expanding. You can spot his pieces on the likes of Diane Kruger, Alexa Chung, and Rihanna, but it's not all about the ladies. He also has a men's line, inspired by rock legends like Mick Jagger, Keith Richards and David Bowie. Click through to learn more about Eddie, the jewelry world's latest golden boy. More»
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On Wednesday, Buckhead was in a New York state of mind when the CFDA Fashion Incubator Designer Showcase came to Atlanta. W Atlanta –Buckhead was proud to welcome four of CFDA's newest rising star designers: Burkman Brothers, Emanuela Duca, Daniel Vosovic and WHIT. This event was also the official launch of the national partnership between W Hotels Worldwide + the Council of Fashion Designers of America. More»
Fashionistas around the world continue to be inspired by style icons from the past. From the classic style of Audrey Hepburn to the wild and controversial ways of Madonna, we've seen it all in the last few decades. We've come up with a list of six fashion icons and included some simple tips on how you can incorporate their style into your wardrobe this season. More»
Greg Chait is probably not a name you're familiar with. However, after last night's CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Awards dinner, he joined the likes of Alexander Wang, Joseph Altuzzara, and Derek Lam, becoming the fund's 2012 winner. In addition to earning the prestigious title, Chait walked away with a $300,000 prize, beating out 9 other finalists including shoe designer Tabitha Simmons as well as jewelry designer and wife of Toby Maguire, Jennifer Meyer, who were named runners up and walked away with $100,000. So just who is Greg Chait and what is his label, The Elder Statesman all about? Check out today's Style Phile and make sure you know what to bring up at tonight's dinner table! More»
From jet setting throughout the world, setting trends, and walking the runways, the world of Fashion is fast paced. In the world of glitz and glamour, Fashion is hardly seen as philanthropic. These Fashion Designers and Retailers are proving that you can be fabulous and do good too. More»
Wednesday, June 19
We sat down with Anne Pasternak for a few questions about Creative Time's past and future, as well as the importance of having an awareness about public art in the city.