Vogue UK Hired John Galliano as a Guest Editor

The John Galliano comeback continues, whether you like it or not: the designer has made a return to Vogue UK, acting as a guest-editor on a fashion shoot that will appear in the glossy's December issue. It features (surprise!) Kate Moss, who will also cover the issue. » 10/30/13 4:19pm 10/30/13 4:19pm

Katie Couric's Dead Husband's Phone Makes 2am Calls to Cops

So this is genuinely bizarre: Katie Couric and New York police commissioner Ray Kelly are investigating a series of 911 calls placed in the early hours of the morning—Tuesdays at 2 AM—from a number registered to Couric's dead husband Jay Monahan, who passed away of colon cancer in 1998. Because it is highly unlikely… » 2/14/13 9:00am 2/14/13 9:00am

Calvin Klein's Super Bowl Debut: 97% Abs, 3% Underwear

Besides Beyoncé and the Clydesdale, there was something else eye-catching during the Super Bowl: Calvin Klein's first-ever Super Bowl commercial. Calvin Klein Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of PVH Corp, hired creative director Fabien Baron of Baron + Baron to create the 30-second spot, shot by Steven Klein and… » 2/04/13 3:40pm 2/04/13 3:40pm

Get to Know Raf Simons, the New Designer at Dior

Fashion writer Suzy Menkes is reporting at the International Herald-Tribune that Dior is set to announce tomorrow that Belgian-born designer Raf Simons will be taking the reins at the fashion house. Dior has been without an artistic director for more than a year, ever since longtime designer John Galliano was fired… » 4/09/12 7:00pm 4/09/12 7:00pm

Calvin Klein Cast Kate Moss Because She Was 'Always Thin'

Calvin Klein gave a rare public interview at 92Y this week, where he spoke with former head of New York fashion week Fern Mallis. The 68-year-old retired designer discussed addiction, his boyfriend, 21-year-old porn star Nicholas Gruber, Kate Moss, selling his company — and growing up in the same Bronx neighborhood as… » 10/19/11 1:20pm 10/19/11 1:20pm

The Dior Show Closed With Karlie Kloss's Naked Ass

The spring Christian Dior collection walked in Paris earlier today. Dior still has not replaced fired creative director John Galliano, who lost his job after being arrested for hurling racial abuse at a couple in a Paris café six months ago, so studio head Bill Gaytten took the bow at the show's conclusion. Karolina… » 9/30/11 2:20pm 9/30/11 2:20pm

Six Months After Galliano's Meltdown, Dior Still Hasn't Replaced Him

Six months after John Galliano was fired for making racist remarks to a couple of strangers in a bar, Christian Dior still doesn't have a creative director. Galliano's halfway to having his reputation restored — he made Kate Moss's wedding dress, and the editor of Vogue Italia is now telling the press to get some… » 9/28/11 2:05pm 9/28/11 2:05pm

Marc Jacobs Not Opposed To Designing For Dior, Oh No

Marc Jacobs told a reporter "it would be an honor" to design for Dior. "There's no question that the two great couture houses in Paris are Chanel and Dior…. I think it would be a very hard thing to turn down." This is the first time that the designer has directly addressed the rumor that he is in talks to succeed the fired … » 9/13/11 1:20pm 9/13/11 1:20pm

John Galliano Found Guilty Of Hate Speech, Fined

A Paris court has found former Christian Dior designer John Galliano guilty of making racist and anti-Semitic comments at a bar; publicly insulting someone on the basis of their religion, race, or ethnicity in France is legally actionable hate speech. Galliano was fined €17,500, or around $24,589 at current exchange. » 9/08/11 11:35am 9/08/11 11:35am

Marc Jacobs Said To Be Replacing John Galliano At Dior

Women's Wear Daily is reporting that Bernard Arnault has at last found a replacement for John Galliano at Christian Dior, the €21 billion luxury brand that is one of the biggest and sparkliest jewels in LVMH's crown. According to "sources," Marc Jacobs is in "talks" to leave Louis Vuitton to take over Dior. Phoebe Philo,… » 8/22/11 1:10pm 8/22/11 1:10pm

Kate To Naomi: "Trying To Upstage Me, Bitch?"

The Vogue cover story about Kate Moss's wedding is here, and it is a doozy. The supermodel decided to tie the knot after watching Big Fat Gypsy Weddings. Moss explains: » 8/11/11 3:05pm 8/11/11 3:05pm

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Dior's First Couture Show Without John Galliano Was A Total Mess

After fifteen years at Christian Dior, John Galliano was fired for inveterate alcoholism and being rather racist this spring. While Galliano fights a court case, Dior has dragged its feet in replacing him. So the brand went ahead with a couture show in Paris yesterday without a new designer. The pieces in the… » 7/05/11 1:40pm 7/05/11 1:40pm

Kate Moss Allegedly Hired John Galliano To Make Her Wedding Dress

There is a random rumor that John Galliano is right this minute "ensconced" at the Seventh Avenue atelier of a Mystery American Designer, working on Kate Moss's wedding dress. That would mean that the designer would have had to jet out of Paris just after the conclusion of his trial for hate speech. Moss, who allegedly… » 6/24/11 1:00pm 6/24/11 1:00pm

Galliano On Trial Today, Says "Hitler" Video Shows "Someone Who Needs…

John Galliano's trial on hate crime charges is taking place in Paris at this very moment, and the ex-Dior designer is testifying in his own defense. When asked about the infamous video in which he declared his love for Hitler, Galliano said the clip showed someone who was a "shell of John Galliano", "someone that needs… » 6/22/11 1:10pm 6/22/11 1:10pm