Is Michelle Obama Abandoning Fashion?

You'd think "wear what you love" would be the most innocuous thing Michelle Obama could say. But in the opinion of one designer, "Five years of raising awareness for New York's Garment Center have been rendered irrelevant" by her words. » 2/08/11 6:40pm 2/08/11 6:40pm

Marie Claire Dedicates 10-Page Spread To One Advertiser Designer

All-American fashion, according to Marie Claire's July issue, apparently runs the gamut from Ralph Lauren, to Ralph Lauren Collection, to Ralph Lauren Black Label. An object lesson in the special ladymag economics of free advertising, after the jump. » 6/23/09 4:40pm 6/23/09 4:40pm