In New Documentary Film, The Fashion Models Shoot Back

Sara Ziff — an outspoken Sasha Pivovarova double — started modeling at 14, and deferred college to model full-time. After 12 years in the industry, she's co-directed a documentary about the working lives of models. » 4/08/09 5:00pm 4/08/09 5:00pm

Tom Ford To Bequeath His Devastatingly Attractive Genes To A Baby?

  • Oh lord: Tom Ford is having a baby in 2008. It will be "biologically" his, not his partner Richard Buckley's. "I don't want to get to 75 years old and just have made a lot of dresses, done some houses." In the same interview: "I don't find a guy's cock or a woman's vagina offensive; in fact, I find them beautiful." So will …
» 3/10/08 11:30am 3/10/08 11:30am

PETA: Now Targeting Donna Karan

  • An incognito PETA operative posing as a style-maven turned up at Donna Karan's Manhattan home on Wednesday; the undercover "agent" was invited in, offered a beverage, and when Donna came home, shoved a portable DVD player with footage of animals being slaughtered alive for their pelts in the designer's face. Said…
» 2/08/08 1:20pm 2/08/08 1:20pm

Naomi Campbell Is Still Mad That Ethnic Models Aren't Working

  • "Linda Evangelista and Christy Turlington would go to big designers and say: 'If you don't want Naomi to be in your show, then I don't want to be in it'...Women of colour are not a trend...That's the bottom line." — Naomi Campbell, still fighting for the cause of models of color. [Vogue UK]
  • Speaking of women of color: …
» 2/06/08 11:30am 2/06/08 11:30am

No Love Lost Between J. Lo And Label's Former Designer

  • Jennifer Lopez is expected to file suit against former Sweetface design partner Andy Hilfiger, ostensibly because, uh, the line really sucks. Hilfiger, meanwhile, is expected to countersue because Lopez' hubby Marc Anthony is a psychotic asshole. [NY Daily News]
  • In a strange twist of fate, PETA's new phone number…
» 12/19/07 11:00am 12/19/07 11:00am

Egomaniac Movie Mogul & Marchesa Designer Say "I Do"

  • Miramax mogul Harvey Weinstein and Marchesa co-designer Georgina Chapman got hitched on Saturday night at Weinstein's home in Westport, CT. The bride wore Marchesa, the groom Tom Ford, the Gypsy Kings gave a private concert and even Vogue's Anna Wintour attended. Also there: Model Natalia Vodianova, celebrity stylist …
» 12/17/07 11:30am 12/17/07 11:30am

Pete Doherty Finally Finds A New Model To Marry Him. Think She Likes…

  • WHAT?! Model Irina Lazareanu is engaged to Pete Doherty. They're already on the registry at Cokespoons N' Things! So, like what is it with this man and models? What is it with models and this man? And like, does Irina read the tabloids? Does she read at all? [WWD, 1st item]
  • Model Natalia Vodianova will be walking in …
» 10/03/07 10:30am 10/03/07 10:30am

Maybe Anne Slowey Eats Only Olives Because That's All She Can Afford On …

First we catch wind of the fact that there's no RSS feed on ELLE.com because there's no room for it in the budget, and now comes word that Elle can't afford to send its fashion team to the July couture shows in Paris. Right now, only founding Creative Director Gilles Bensimon (circled) is confirmed to attend, with nary … » 6/04/07 7:00pm 6/04/07 7:00pm