Karl Lagerfeld's Chanel Show Ends With Co-Opted Faux-Feminist March

Moschino's Spring Collection: An Entire Barbie Dream-Wardrobe

Gucci: For the Eccentric '70s Rock Star in You

Milan Fashion Week opened with a rather retro collection by Frida Giannini of Gucci: she channeled the early '70s with a sea of knits, suedes, cropped sailor trousers and marching band jackets. There was also a lot of denim — probably more than we're used to seeing on the runway, but, whatever, let denim have its day… » 9/18/14 12:50pm 9/18/14 12:50pm

Tom Ford: For the Sexy, Slinky Rocker Chick in You

London Fashion Week marches on, and yesterday Tom Ford delivered a typically Fordian, which is to say extremely sexy, collection. (How sexy are we talking? Nipple pasty-level sexy.) » 9/16/14 1:30pm 9/16/14 1:30pm

Vivienne Westwood Backs Scottish Independence at London Fashion Week

Now that New York Fashion Week has ended, London Fashion Week is in full swing. Over the weekend, Vivienne Westwood showed a collection that looks like the wardrobe of a school play about pirates that's been half-foraged from a lost and found. But it has a political message: by affixing "YES" pins to several of the… » 9/15/14 6:40pm 9/15/14 6:40pm

The Betsey Johnson Show Delightfully Celebrated Marriage Equality

As usual, Betsey Johnson's spring 2015 collection was raunchy, girly, loud, and — above all — fun. While all of her shows are beauteous spectacles, this one was especially great: it was a ruffly, lacy, glittery celebration of marriage equality. » 9/11/14 2:00pm 9/11/14 2:00pm

​Rodarte, for the Sporty Mermaid Princess in You

Kate and Laura Mulleavy, the designers/sisters behind Rodarte, brought their strongest collage game for their 2015 spring collection, interlaying multiple textures in each of their looks. So don't worry, there's net, beadwork, sequins, frills, but most importantly chiffon for everyone. » 9/10/14 7:00pm 9/10/14 7:00pm

Oscar de la Renta, for the Sugary Sweet Country Club Princess in You

Spring 2015, as far as Oscar de la Renta is concerned, is much like the Spring of the mid-fifties: Fit-and-flare shapes, pretty-as-a-picture pastel hues, and a general sense of optimism. » 9/10/14 5:00pm 9/10/14 5:00pm

Versus Versace: For the Flashy Rock Goddess in You

Anthony Vaccarello's and Donatella Versace's collaborative spring 2015 collection for Versus Versace, shown yesterday at New York Fashion Week, is typically Versace in all the ways you'd expect. » 9/09/14 5:30pm 9/09/14 5:30pm

Carolina Herrera, for the Sophisticated Patron of the Arts in You

Alexander Wang, for the Sporty Cyberpunk in You

This weekend, while some of America sat at home spilling marinara sauce onto their sweatpants, designers continued unveiling beauteous collections at New York Fashion Week. Case in point: Alexander Wang showed his athletic-wear inspired spring 2015 line on September 6, and it was glorious. » 9/08/14 5:45pm 9/08/14 5:45pm

Tracy Reese, for the Romantic Garden Party Glamour Girl in You

New York Fashion Week marches on, and yesterday, Tracy Reese presented her Spring 2015 collection, which had plenty of lush botanical prints, shimmery sequins and some whisper-light sheers. » 9/08/14 2:00pm 9/08/14 2:00pm

Tadashi Shoji: For the Glorious Venetian Noble in You

BCBG Max Azria: For the Ethereal Dream-Warrior in You

Fashion week has started in New York, and thus the BCBG Max Azria spring/summer collection has glided in gracefully, trailing silk and pastels. » 9/04/14 4:50pm 9/04/14 4:50pm

Elie Saab Couture: For the Decadent Fairy Queen in You

Elie Saab showed his fall/winter couture collection in Paris yesterday; as usual, his creations were not necessarily the most groundbreaking gowns in existence, but who cares because they're all so opulent and gorgeous and what fairy nobility would wear around the kingdom. » 7/10/14 2:20pm 7/10/14 2:20pm

Valentino Couture: for the Fairytale Warrior Priestess in You

Today in Paris, Maria Grazia Chiuri and Pierpaolo Piccioli showed their fall/winter haute couture line for Valentino. The collection, as a whole, was gorgeous, regal, sensual — ancient goddess-wear with a modern twist. » 7/09/14 6:15pm 7/09/14 6:15pm

Chanel Couture, for the Bike Shorts-Wearing Marie Antoinette in You

Dior Couture: For the Space-Traveling 18th Century Monarch in You

Haute Couture Week glides along in a big-ass flouncy ball gown (or in experimental formal pants, depending on your mood): this morning, in Paris, Raf Simons showed his fall/winter couture line for Dior. It was very conceptual. » 7/07/14 6:00pm 7/07/14 6:00pm