Proenza Schouler, for the Luminous '70s Power Woman in You

Fabric alchemists Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez of Proenza Schouler presented their spring 2014 collection today as part of New York Fashion Week, showcasing their sorcery well. On the runway appeared a sea of sheer crepe pants, shimmery Lurex knit evening dresses, silvery pleated skirts, metallic crop tops,… » 9/11/13 5:30pm 9/11/13 5:30pm

Proenza Schouler, for the Ennui-Filled Cerebral Gal on the Go

Here's the thing about the fall 2013 collection by Proenza Schouler: I would never ever ever wear any of it, because even if they made it in my size, the amorphous shapes and neutral tones would look turrrrrible on me, but. But! I can appreciate creating clothes that actually seem new and modern and fresh, innovative… » 2/14/13 1:10pm 2/14/13 1:10pm

Proenza Schouler, for the Color-Blind Future-Dwelling Career Gal in You

It's tough to know what to say about the Spring 2013 Proenza Schouler collection. It's boxy and bright. There are digital floral prints, Mondrian-ish jackets, snakeskin accents and skirts with patent-leather shine. These women look busy, like they're rushing to show real estate in a Blade Runner-esque super city of… » 9/13/12 5:50pm 9/13/12 5:50pm

Harmony Korine's New Proenza Schouler Video Is Set In A 'Crystal Meth…

Proenza Schouler had Harmony Korine make this new short, entitled Snowballs, for the brand. "I don't know if anyone can make a crystal meth trailer park seem chic," said Vogue's Lauren Santo Domingo at the Paris premiere party. The clip features clothing from Proenza Schouler's fall collection, which was inspired by… » 9/29/11 3:55pm 9/29/11 3:55pm

Proenza Schouler Takes Space-Age Kitsch, Makes Beautiful Fashion

Proenza Schouler's spring collection was inspired, the designers said last night, by Googie architecture. Which, our room-mate with the M.A. in modern architectural history informs us, is a mid-century architectural subgenre associated with the west coast and car culture — ultramodern at the time, a little crass, a… » 9/15/11 2:50pm 9/15/11 2:50pm

Italian Vogue's New All-Black Fashion Spread

For the first time since its famous all-black issue of July, 2008, Italian Vogue has printed a magnificent 17-page editorial, featuring twelve black models. The story is definitely reaching for a languid, finger-curled, Harlem Renaissance feeling. Let's explore. » 2/07/11 5:20pm 2/07/11 5:20pm

It's Time To Shut Up About Michelle's Damn Dress

As you may have heard, Michelle Obama recently wore a red Alexander McQueen evening gown to a state dinner held in honor of the Chinese president, Hu Jintao. This apparently made a lot of people very unhappy. » 2/02/11 4:40pm 2/02/11 4:40pm

MAC Wants You To Lasso Some Wonder Woman-Inspired Makeup For Spring

Harper's Bazaar And Katy Perry Riff On Iconic 50s Vogue

Isabella Blow's Widower Lashes Out At McQueen

Proenza Schouler Does Neon And Tie-Dye And Somehow Makes It Subtle

After all the aggressively po-mo retro sampling happening in many of the New York fashion week shows, it was nice to see that Proenza Schouler, who presented their spring collection last night, kept things relatively free of obvious "references." » 9/16/10 4:56pm 9/16/10 4:56pm

Karl Lagerfeld Can School You In Algebra, Apparently

Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Fashion Week, But Were Afraid…

Fashion week began today in New York. But if you're not one of those sprites who lives for capital-F Fashion, you may be wondering, What is the point of this thing and why is everyone there dressed like that? » 9/09/10 5:56pm 9/09/10 5:56pm

Balenciaga Gets Trippy, Courtesy Of Cindy Sherman

Keira Knightley Channels Chanel, Uses Training Wheels

Lady Gaga And Marc Jacobs Share The Cover Of V

Ubiquitous Bono Models For Vuitton With Wife Ali Hewson

Danielle Staub's Daughter Makes Her Underwhelming Modeling Debut

The story Jezebel friend and fashion blogger Tavi Gevinson styled for Blackbook's September issue is out. And it features one Christine Staub, the daughter of stunt lesbian crazy-person Danielle Staub. » 8/23/10 5:21pm 8/23/10 5:21pm

Essence Editor Defends Hiring A White Woman

Megan Fox In Her Underwear Again; Crystal Renn Critiques Ignorant…