Gaultier, for the Nostalgic, '80s-Obsessed Pop Music Addict in You

Jean-Paul Gaultier always puts on a quirky runway show, but the Spring/Summer 2013 presentation in Paris on Saturday was more like a concert. Gaultier's collection channeled music stars from the past: Michael Jackson, Grace Jones, Madonna, Sade, Ziggy Stardust. » 10/01/12 12:20pm 10/01/12 12:20pm

Gaultier Couture: Hollywood Glamour Gals & Sci-Fi Sorceresses

Jean-Paul Gaultier never had formal training as a designer, but rose to fame creating whimsical and theatrical confections: Madonna's cone bra; the costumes for Luc Besson's The Fifth Element. His collection shown in Paris today was playful, retro and glam. » 7/08/09 5:20pm 7/08/09 5:20pm

Samanta Ronson Lets The Fur Fly

Velvet D'Amour: "My Quest Is To Diversify Notions Of Modern Beauty"

Yesterday we got an email that read, "Hi. I am Velvet. I had the good fortune to score the lead in Avida, which has just come out on DVD in the USA. It would be great if you could make mention of this as it is nice to find films willing to be inclusive of the atypical and divorcing themselves from a leading lady which… » 6/03/08 4:30pm 6/03/08 4:30pm

Karl Lagerfeld: Now Pocket Sized

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Jean Paul Gaultier's Biker-Beekeeper-Pirate-CorpseBride Chic

Fifty-five-year-old designer Jean-Paul Gaultier has never been a fan of "subtle". Known as the enfant terrible of French fashion, many of his collections have been based on streetwear, and then twisted into over-the-top, playful, unusual ensembles. He made Madonna's famous cone-bra and often showed skirts (kilts and… » 10/02/07 7:00pm 10/02/07 7:00pm

Girls Who (Dress) Like Boys Who (Dress) Like Girls: Gaultier Fall 2007…

Jean-Paul Gaultier is probably best known to the world as the guy who, in 1990, put Madonna into a cone bra, and gave her a butch pantsuit with bustier and garter belt to be worn on the outside to best (bear with us) "Express [Her]Self." And frankly, his fall 2007 couture collection is the smartest rendering of gender… » 7/05/07 5:25pm 7/05/07 5:25pm