Fewer Models Of Color Work New York's Fashion Runways

After tracking diversity on the runways for several seasons, we took off last September because we thought the fashion industry was finally coming to its senses. Models of color were getting booked! How disappointing, then, to tally this season's numbers. » 2/22/10 11:00am 2/22/10 11:00am

French Vogue Must Not Think Blackface Is That Offensive

Vogue Paris editor Carine Roitfeld and American photographer Steven Klein painted Caucasian model Lara Stone in blackface makeup for a spread in the magazine's new "Supermodels" issue — which featured no models of color whatsoever. Their reaction to the controversy? » 10/14/09 12:40pm 10/14/09 12:40pm

Cindy Crawford In French Vogue: 42, Half-Naked & Smoking Hot

The November issue of Paris Vogue » 11/07/08 2:00pm 11/07/08 2:00pm is basically an "age" issue. It's got Johnny Depp's ladyfriend, Vanessa Paradis, on the cover, and inside, a photo spread featuring 42-year-old supermodel Cindy Crawford. As Louise Chunn, editor of the UK's , writes for the , . She notes that Peaches Geldof and Mary-Kate and Ashley…

Royals, The Rich & Marc Jacobs: No Wonder Vogue's Numbers Are Down

Back in July, it was reported that Vogue » 10/24/08 4:40pm 10/24/08 4:40pm's . Yesterday, oh-so-reliable source Perez Hilton the magazine's new numbers are even worse, and the November issue is down 100 ad pages, which is quite a bit of lost revenue. Personally, as a person who has a love/hate relationship with fashion magazines, I have been feeling…

French LOLVogue: I Can Has My Close-Up?

As previously reported, forty-seven year old actress Julianne Moore is on the cover of Vogue Paris, looking positively catty. Apropos, then, that some of the images inside seemed perfect for the LOLcat treatment. A blank-eyed moddle stars in the "Sunset Boulevard" shoot by Terry Richardson and Carine Roitfeld, after the… » 5/12/08 3:00pm 5/12/08 3:00pm

Kate Moss In French Vogue: Biker Chic(k)

Well, we've posted a couple of photo shoots from the April issue of French Vogue, but we haven't really discussed the cover story starring Kate Moss. The shoot, by Inez Van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin, is titled "Sur La Route," or "On The Road" and it's clearly inspired by the 1968 film Girl On A Motorcycle, starring… » 4/24/08 3:30pm 4/24/08 3:30pm

I Can Has Jeetann? C'est LOLVogue En Faux Français

You already know that the April issue of Vogue Paris is pretty inside, but did you know that one photo shoot was also perfect for a LOLcat treatment? And so. The black and white "Simplement Couture" shots, by Hedi Slimane, get some incredibly stoopid faux Français text. We're puttin werds on ur moddles, after the jump. » 4/22/08 4:00pm 4/22/08 4:00pm

Bon Joor, C'est Paris LOLVogue Encore!

The new issue of Paris Vogue, with trés belle actress Charlotte Gainsbourg on the cover, features a white-on-white photo shoot, complete with lion cub. (OMG bebe wildlife!) Of course we had to give it a touch of ze LOL. In the spirit of cheezburger-loving felines all over the internets: Butchered French and kitteh… » 1/07/08 3:00pm 1/07/08 3:00pm

What's The Message Behind A Black Man In Heels On The Cover Of Vogue?

The New York Times interviewed our favorite muse, André J., for the Sunday Styles section, and we've learned all kinds of interesting things about André! André was born in Newark, N.J, does not consider himself a cross dresser ("I'm just expressing myself and not hurting anyone and taking myself to a place where I want to… » 11/26/07 1:00pm 11/26/07 1:00pm

Mon Dieu! C'est French LOLVogue: Shoulders, Champagne and Cigarettes

Ah, French Vogue, the gift that keeps on giving! First there was the occult style story. Next up? A silly 80s-inspired fashion feature photographed by David Sims. The wacky expressions drove us in to LOL-land. Sacre bleu! After the jump, we are in ur magazeen encore, putting werds on your moddles. Merci! » 9/25/07 2:00pm 9/25/07 2:00pm