Monday, September 26, 2016 at 1:47pm
ROYAL TREATMENT: Milan has officially passed the baton to Paris. While Paris Fashion Week doesn’t start officially until Tuesday, it felt like a kickoff on Monday when France’s minister of culture and communication Audrey Azoulay inaugurated an exhibit dedicated to Hyères... read more
Monday, September 26, 2016 at 11:31am
TOPSY-TURVY: In a collaboration celebrating 65 years of business for the Crazy Horse, the long-reigning queen of Parisian lingerie Chantal Thomass gave a teaser of an upcoming show that shines the spotlight on her underwear design, yet with all the bare skin for which the... read more
Monday, September 26, 2016 at 10:14am
The Estée Lauder Cos.’ stock was on the rise on Monday, along with the pay of its chief executive officer. Fabrizio Freda’s total compensation for fiscal 2016 rose 5.1 percent year-over-year to $14.5 million because of increases to his base salary, now $1.9 million; bonus... read more
Monday, September 26, 2016 at 10:08am
“It’s there, for everyone to access, 24 hours a day.” This is how photographer Rankin described his open-air exhibition held in Milan during fashion week and running through Sept. 27. A series of images lined up along Via Montenapoleone, in Milan’s tony district, for the... read more
Monday, September 26, 2016 at 9:51am
Clive Christian, which touts itself as maker of the world’s most expensive perfume, has made its first venture into downtown Manhattan. The stately luxury perfume house known for its British heritage and high prices — its most costly item is the 1.6-o.z. bottle of its number-... read more
Monday, September 26, 2016 at 7:51am
LONDON — Two London-based Americans, both with decades of combined experience in fashion, are aiming to take the cotton jersey shirt to new heights with the launch of the label Livotte. Delphine McNeill, a veteran of Barneys New York and Tuleh; and Beth Pollak, who’s worked for... read more
Monday, September 26, 2016 at 7:28am
LOS ANGELES — If success is the best revenge, then Gwen Stefani is slaying those who’ve done her wrong. One culprit in particular is ex-husband Gavin Rossdale, who allegedly caused the demise of their 13-year marriage with a cheating scandal. Stefani is bouncing back from what... read more
Monday, September 26, 2016 at 7:01am
FAR NORTH FASHION: The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s eight-day Canadian tour is shaping up to be one smiling photo-op after the next. While the journey is being done in the name of diplomacy, the couple and their hosts Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his wife Sophie... read more
Monday, September 26, 2016 at 7:00am
Whoopi Goldberg is the unlikely celebrity providing a new lens from which to reflect on Marilyn Monroe’s life. Goldberg helped curate Mana Contemporary’s latest exhibit, “Marilyn: Character Not Image,” in honor of the late icon. The exhibit features Monroe’s poems and drawings... read more
Monday, September 26, 2016 at 6:30am
L’Oréal USA revealed the five recipients of the 2016 For Women in Science Fellowship. The fellowship honors female scientists at critical stages of their careers with $60,000 grants to advance their postdoctoral research. This is the 13th year in the U.S. for the program, which... read more