Kimora Lee Simmons Announces New Fashion Line in Absurd Profile

Kimora Lee Simmons is entering the twilight of the beginning of middle age, and she's been making a slew of changes. Set to launch KLS Kimora Lee Simmons, a new clothing line full of sophisticated, business-focused silhouettes, the time was ripe for WWD to write a profile of her—also, because she is "literally… » 12/12/14 2:50pm 12/12/14 2:50pm

Big Hair Is Sexy, Cigarettes Whiten Teeth, Not Having Cellulite Is…

Sometimes you can't even get to the heart of the editorial content of a magazine because there are so many ads. And while a few ads are innocuous, pretty or straightforward, many are just bad. Hence, Badvertising! After the jump, some of the worst advertisements from recent issues of Elle, Allure and Glamour. » 7/03/08 2:00pm 7/03/08 2:00pm

This Fall, We'll All Be Flappers On Acid In French Boarding Schools

New York Fashion Week kicked off on Friday at the tents in Bryant Park, and in the ensuing three days, plenty of big-name designers have given us their vision of what women can look forward to, sartorially that is, once winter passes, summer swelters, and the chill sets in again. Designers as disparate as Diane von… » 2/04/08 10:30am 2/04/08 10:30am

Marc Jacobs: Starting His Show Two Hours Earlier Next Year*

  • You may not recall this inconsequential blip on the screen of recent fashion history, but chronically-late designer Marc Jacobs showed up more than two hours late for his September New York fashion show, and a handful of people were annoyed, and so now Marc has apparently thought up a solution: taking an earlier
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Vera Wang, Proenza Schouler, Catherine Malandrino: The Critics "Speak"

It's shocking, we know, but some people take Fashion Week really, really seriously. Designers shudder and quake in anticipation as the world's top "fashion journalists" pull out their best and most pretentious purple prose reviewing the Spring/Summer 2008 collections. In our next primer on what the major critics have… » 9/10/07 12:00pm 9/10/07 12:00pm

Meet The Newest Baby Phat Designers. They're Toilet Trained And…

  • Kimora Lee Simmons's five and seven-year-old daughters are the latest celebrity "designers." Because they mastered the art of coloring within the lines, like, months ago! But they're not taking all the credit: Their party planner helped. [WWD, sub req'd]
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