Monthly Archives: February 2013

Rick Owens Fall 2013

A wind machine and big blocks of dry ice created the wintry backdrop for Rick Owens‘s Fall 2013 show, a dramatic fusion of Japanese tailoring and fabric mixing. Like some of today’s other notable shows, this one was rendered entirely in black and white – not surprising considering Owens usually sticks to that palette. What was […]

Stars Celebrate H&M

The brand presented its first-ever runway show during Paris Fashion Week, and there was no shortage of celebrity onlookers. Get the full scoop now! via InStyle.com – This Just In http://feeds.instyle.com/~r/instyle/thisjustin/~3/V-32PlKO-Ck/

Exclusive: Quvenzhané Wallis’s Oscar Prep!

Look who wore Armani at 9 years old! Watch how the Best Actress nominee primped for the awards show. via InStyle.com – This Just In http://feeds.instyle.com/~r/instyle/thisjustin/~3/jNgEfe6-8zE/

Balmain Fall 2013

Olivier Rousteing loves a strong, ’80s shoulder, but there were moments during his Fall 2013 show for Balmain when he inverted his proportions and focused on the hips. See all the looks from Balmain’s Fall 2013 collection here. via fashionologie http://www.fashionologie.com/Balmain-Runway-Review-Fashion-Week-Fall-2013-28302626

Manse Party

Laying down your first runway in Paris is no small affair. But H&M, with the resources of international retail success behind it—it has almost three thousand stores, in forty-eight markets worldwide—doesn’t do anything small anyway. So for its first-ever Paris fashion show, the Swedish retail giant kitted out an enormous tent on the grounds of […]

The Kaiser’s Latest Collaboration, BCBG’s $1 Billion Sale, and H&M’s Goes Online

Brazilian shoe brand Melissa has unveiled sketches of its collaboration with Karl Lagerfeld. [Telegraph] An H&M employee reportedly leaked that the fast fashion retailer will make its much anticipated launch this June. An H&M spokesperson, however, said no such date has been determined. [Racked] In other ecommerce news, Carven has launched an online boutique to […]

Nina Ricci Fall 2013

Peter Copping brought drama to the Nina Ricci Fall 2013 presentation, positioning sisters Katie and Marielle Labèque at Steinway grand pianos in the middle of the his runway to play the Phillip Glass “Two Movements for Two Pianos” as the background music to the show. Working primarily in red, black and white (with touches of […]