Anyone who even occasionally glances at HLG is well aware that Anna Wintour is one of my idols. She may be perceived as an ‘ice queen’, but even her enemies have to admit: the woman gets things done. It seems… Read More ›
It’s that time of year when runway shows, review writing, after-party attending, and more industry-related activities take over our lives. During the next four weeks, we’ll sprint through four cities on little-to-no sleep. The sheer volume of events and appointments… Read More ›
There are many times, whilst sitting at a meeting as someone explains to me the proper forms I must fill out in order to obtain a highlighter from our supply closet at the office or being given examples of the… Read More ›
(Daily Beast) In a talk in New York on Monday night, the editor of CR Fashion Book talked about her new job at Harper’s Bazaar, a fashion shoot during Hurricane Sandy—and the time Karl Lagerfeld was arrested. Despite her many… Read More ›
The French house launches the “Les Envies” collection, inspired by the 1950s and constructed like a mini-wardrobe with a complete set of accessible essentials. Each season, creative director of Nina Ricci Peter Copping, unveils a delicate, feminine new diffusion line in keeping… Read More ›
Whenever I am having an exceptionally bad day, I watch The September Issue, a documentary about the making of Vogue’s September 2008 issue. Grace Coddington is wonderful, engaged in a constant battle between artistry and the bureaucracy of publishing. I… Read More ›
(Vogue) It seems Islamic arts are in the air this fall season; the Louvre is opening a new wing devoted to the subject later this month; Washington, D.C.’s Textile Museum hosts “Ottomam by Design” in October; and “Doris Duke’s Shangri La”… Read More ›
For Vogue’s biggest issue of the year, a groundbreaking cover is always in order. See an archival slideshow of their all-time favorites—including the very first September cover in 1893 to last year’s featuring Kate Moss and her English nuptials. See… Read More ›
After my piece last week on Hillary Clinton, I was thrilled to see that former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice make headlines when she was granted membership into the Augusta National Golf Club. Many of you expressed disappointment in my… Read More ›
In honor of Vogue’s 120th Anniversary, Editor-in-Chief Anna Wintour shares her favorite images from the magazine’s history. See the full slideshow here.
(Vogue) In the first of a series of installments, Vogue (yet again) proudly present their summer travel diaries, a series of personal photographs that document the far-and-wide wanderings of some of their favorite people, while offering a welcome escape to… Read More ›
Mon bel homme and I just spent a lovely weekend visiting his parents in Bethany Beach, it was a much-needed break from the chaos of moving. It’s amazing what a few margaritas, some great meals, and a day on a boat… Read More ›
“My weakness is chicness…”—Ira Gershwin, “Alessandro the Wise,” 1945 (Style.com)The majority of Carine Roitfeld’s 2010 interview in Russian Vogue was all but unintelligible to the Western world—at least to the large swaths of it not versed in Cyrillic. Alongside a… Read More ›
Thanks to the lovely ladies in my book club I’ve been reading MUCH more fiction and have found some real gems. Below, Vogue asks what are this summer’s must reads. (Vogue) From risk-taking memoirs to classic novels, here is essential… Read More ›
Mon bel homme and I are in Boston this weekend to attend a lovely wedding- congratulations to Cat and Thanos! Below, Vogue gives you their best tips to what to wear to summer weddings. (Vogue) While wedding season guarantees many weekends of dancing,… Read More ›
See Tommy Ton’s photos from the streets of Paris during Men’s Fashion Week.
I’m very disappointed that L’Uomo Vogue decided to feature Kim Kardashian as their July-August cover girl. There are many other beautiful, intelligent, and stylish women that would have made better role models to those who look to Vogue for style inspiration. (Huffington… Read More ›
(Vogue) Now that the shows have officially wound down here in New York, Vogue editors can’t help but ponder what they’ll pack for London, Milan, and Paris. The suitcase is only so big—so important decisions must be made regarding what… Read More ›
See Vogue’s favorites from this weekend’s 5th Annual Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic. See the slideshow here.
Pro wave-rider Stephanie Gilmore was photographed in Malibu for Vogue’s Steal of the Month column in a pretty yet practical Parasol swim shirt with built-in solar protection. Here, the four-time women’s world surf champion proves that just because you’re not… Read More ›
See the slideshow on their website here. (P.S. Keep an eye out for my favorite, the Salvatore Ferragamo in red karung snakeskin)