Escada's Honored by Sarah Palin's Patronage...Because She's "Attractive"

  • After Palin names Escada as her fave brand, the creative director is gracious: "If she does wear Escada because she likes it, I mean, I’m honored actually. It’s not politics; it’s clothing, after all. No? She’s an attractive woman, so why not?" [New York Mag]
  • Fashion's totally in the tank for Obama — but we knew…
  • » 11/03/08 11:30am 11/03/08 11:30am

Pissed-Off PETA Gives Giorgio Armani A Pinocchio Nose

  • PETA apparently can't get over Armani's betrayal. Their latest devastating riposte? They've made these posters of Giorgio with a Pinocchio nose. [Towelroad]
  • And in case that was over your head, that's "the puppet whose nose would grow when he told lies." [UPI]
  • They should be happy with Henri Bendel; the department…
  • » 10/08/08 11:30am 10/08/08 11:30am

Like A Good Republican, Nancy Reagan Wore Red

  • An exhibit of Nancy Reagan's wardrobe? Fashion Week Daily titling its item on the exhibit "First Lady of Fashion"? Everyone knows that the First Lady of Fashion was a Democrat! Jacqueline Kennedy! [Fashion Week Daily]
  • Time to puke: Accessories designer Gina Alexander is creating a line of Jimi Hendrix tribute bags.…
  • » 8/16/07 10:00am 8/16/07 10:00am

Halston Taps Design Head At Last, Nepotism Surprisingly Not At Play

  • A star is born? Halston has at last named its new creative director (and it's not Harvey Weinstein GF Georgina Chapman), Versace senior women's and men's designer Marco Zanini. Good luck, buddy. May the ghosts of Roy and Jackie O bless your journey. [WWD, sub req'd]
  • Hermione Granger herself, actress Emma Watson,…
  • » 7/13/07 11:53am 7/13/07 11:53am