Archive for May, 2010

Superstar entertainer Madonna, who has adopted two children from Malawi and is building a school there, has released a statement on the pardoning of Steven Monjeza and Tiwonge Chimbalanga. She also asks for people to share their thouhgts on the release of the couple. Her full statement reads: Dear Friend, I have always believed love […]

Time flies 1993


“It is so chic and pretty,” he said of the household appliance. “I would like to have one — not to wash clothes but to put in my dressing room to hold my dirty laundry.”

Sarah Burton — Alexander McQueen’s trusted friend and design assistant — has been named Creative Director of the London-based fashion house. Burton has worked with McQueen for over 16 years — she joined the brand in 1996, one year before her graduation from Central St. Martins — and has been the Head of Womenswear Design […]

They say all good things come to an end, but we never thought we’d see the day when the outlandishly creative Jean-Paul Gaultier would leave his job as creative director of Hermes’ women’s ready-to-wear division. WWD reports that Gaultier, who’s had the job for seven years, will be replaced by Lacoste’s Christophe Lemaire. The company […]

The desert boot is a popular choice this year, but then, nautical stuff like deck shoes are hot too. Which should you pick? These Desert boots in navy blue by SeaVees give you the best of both worlds in a simple, no-fuss package. The silhouette is a classic desert shoe, but its deep, rich blue […]

Ungaro may seem “a poisoned chalice,” as one of my fashion sisters in England called the Paris house, but this is an industry that dauntlessly recovers from bad taste. If my count is accurate, Giles Deacon is now the sixth ready-to-wear designer at Ungaro in the past decade (and I’m not counting the very brief […]