Michelle Obama: Fashion's Newest, Hottest Muse

  • Designers like Donna Karan, Elie Tahari and Thakoon are fighting to get to Michelle Obama. [WWD]
  • Even though her Narciso Rodriguez dress drew mixed reviews. [NY Times]
  • According to polls, 65% considered it a "Don't." [USA Today]
  • Proenza Schouler’s Jack McCollough on the election. “A shout-out to the gays? I mean,…
  • » 11/06/08 11:30am 11/06/08 11:30am

CFDA 2008: Will Marc Jacobs' Bad Behavior Be Rewarded?

The Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) just announced the nominees for its annual awards (think: the Oscars of the fashion industry), and, as reported earlier, Marc Jacobs nabbed a prestigious Womenswear Designer of the Year nod. But considering the fact that his peers spent the past year harping on him… » 3/11/08 4:00pm 3/11/08 4:00pm

Marc Jacobs, The No Country For Old Men Of The CFDA?

  • Who will win the Council of Fashion Designers of America's Womenswear Designer of the Year award, the "Best Picture" of fashion? The nominees are: Marc Jacobs, Francisco Costa of Calvin Klein, and Lazaro Hernandez and Jack McCollough of Proenza Schouler (who tied last year with Oscar de la Renta.) Bets? [WWD, sub…
  • » 3/11/08 11:30am 3/11/08 11:30am

Proenza Schouler Designers Want To Be Just Like Us

  • We don't think we can design clothes, so why do clothing designers think they can blog? The Proenza Schouler boys, Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez, will be blogging for the New York Times's T: Style magazine's new site all this week. Says T's online editor, "One of the things I'm trying to avoid is solipsistic…
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