What The Gap Needs Now Is Love Sweet Love

The news that Patrick Robinson was fired last week from the Gap was not that shocking. The Gap has had a few cute moments since Patrick arrived on the scene, but consistency was lacking. You don't need me to ramble on and on about what did not work during his reign, but I am happy to suggest a few key bits that should… » 5/10/11 5:00pm 5/10/11 5:00pm

Gap Fires Head Designer Patrick Robinson

In almost totally unsurprising fashion news, Patrick Robinson has been fired as the creative director of Gap. Robinson — an actual designer-designer, with Anna Wintour's active support, a Parsons education, and stints at Giorgio Armani and Paco Rabanne under his belt — was brought on by the company in 2007. Robinson's… » 5/05/11 12:19pm 5/05/11 12:19pm

Ewan McGregor Represents "The World's Great Wildness" Cologne

  • Is no one safe from the lure of Designer Fragrance? Ewan McGregor is the face of Davidoff "Adventure." The cologne "explores uncharted fragrance territory. Its fresh spicy woody composition is daring and elemental, inspired by the world's great wildernesses and raw, masculine emotion." [BlackBook]
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Sean Combs's New Fragrance Is Called "I Am King." That Is All.

  • Sean Combs's new fragrance, "I Am King" will premiere as a Macy's exclusive in December. 'I Am King is a statement about all men," said Combs, during an interview at his Bad Boy Entertainment offices in Manhattan. "We are all descendents of royalty - and if we carry ourselves and respect ourselves in that manner and…
  • » 8/08/08 12:30pm 8/08/08 12:30pm

ELLE Continues To Toy With Nina Garcia's Affections

  • The latest on the Nina Garcia saga: If she takes the editor-at-large gig she'll only be there til mid-October, when ELLE's contract with Project Runway ends and then she'll be let go for reals. (Dear Nina: You can do better than that.) Meanwhile, no one at ELLE or its publisher Hachette Filipacchi Media has issued a…
  • » 4/16/08 11:30am 4/16/08 11:30am

Erin Fetherston For Target: If You Wear Your Heart On Your Sleeve…

Coming this fall to a Target near you? Erin Fetherston's turn at creating cheap-chic wears. And based on the contraband images posted by our friends at Fashionista, the clothes look, well, super Erin Fetherson. That is, they're pretty damn close to tipping the 'Proenza Schouler for Target' end of the scale, as opposed… » 6/29/07 4:30pm 6/29/07 4:30pm

Libertine Misses The Target. Badly. Like, Really Badly.

We were really, really excited when we heard about Libertine being the next designers for Target's GO International Collection. I mean, not Proenza Schouler excited, but more than Patrick Robinson apathetic. So imagine our disappointment when we got a gander at the look book, as posted on Target.com today. Actually,… » 6/01/07 2:28pm 6/01/07 2:28pm