Rejoice: It's Nicolas Ghesquière's First Collection for Louis Vuitton

Last night in Paris, Nicolas Ghesquière showed his feverishly-anticipated first collection for Louis Vuitton. Ghesquière — the much-beloved, highly respected and often imitated designer who catapulted Balenciaga to renown before leavingthe label abruptly — is a legend; Louis Vuitton is a hugely influential empire. So… » 3/05/14 6:00pm 3/05/14 6:00pm

Nicolas Ghesquière Is Taking Over at Louis Vuitton

As basically everyone predicted, Marc Jacobs will be succeeded at Louis Vuitton by Nicolas Ghesquière, who catapulted the fashion house Balenciaga into the realm of renown and acclaim during his 15-year tenure there — before departing suddenly and unexpectedly and sending the fashion world into paroxysms of grief… » 11/04/13 2:00pm 11/04/13 2:00pm

Balenciaga Designer Nicolas Ghesquière Is Leaving The Label

Nicolas Ghesquière is leaving Balenciaga after 15 years as the house's creative director. The brief announcement in Women's Wear Daily says the designer and the company made a "joint decision to end their working relationship" effective the end of this month. No word on what prompted Ghesquière's departure, or whether… » 11/05/12 1:55pm 11/05/12 1:55pm

Lauren Conrad Will Shill For Style And She Will Like It!

  • Lauren Conrad is On The Move, Azlan-style. After a prolonged period of alleged laziness, Conrad is promoting her eponymous clothing line all over our fifty states. [Yahoo]
  • According to this Sun columnist's "hunch," Kate Moss is pregnant. Take that for what it's worth. [The Sun]
  • According to model Niki Taylor — and…
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Peaches Geldof Joins Sister Pixie In Attempt To Take Over Fashion…

  • Rumored brat Peaches Geldof — sister of model Pixie — can add designer to her resume of insta-careers. "Designing for PPQ has been fun and inspiring. I've always loved their clothes, the way Amy can pull off the perfect arty dress over and over again. I love that my collection came out exactly as I wanted, blending…
  • » 10/21/08 11:30am 10/21/08 11:30am

Patrick Dempsey For Avon: Just What The Doctor Ordered

  • Continuing his (Mc)dreamy stint as a model, Patrick Dempsey is adding to his fashion portfolio: The face of Versace menswear is now also the face of Avon's new men's fragrance. If it's got our favorite ER doc's face on it, then we know it'll be a little peppery, a little sweet, and really good at tending to your…
  • » 4/01/08 11:30am 4/01/08 11:30am

Naomi Campbell Will Make An Awesome Model Mentor

  • British Fashion Council head Harold Tillman wants to start a "Big Sister" program in which old skool supermodels mentor malnourished up-and-coming mannequins. Leading the way in this admirable new endeavor? Naomi Campbell. [Vogue UK]
  • Elsewhere in Naomi news, she uses Berlin Fashion Week to point out on the 75th…
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Why Is Isaac Mizrahi Whoring Out His Name To Sell Skinned Animals?

  • Isaac Mizrahi just inked a fur licensing deal. WTF, Isaac? Was all your money in collateralized debt obligations tied to the subprime mortgage market? Yeah, didn't think so. [WWD, sub req'd]
  • Prince William's girlfriend Kate Middleton has taken a job working for famed fashion photographer Mario Testino, starting in…
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