Puma Figures Out Whether Superstitious Sports Fans Have More Love for…

In a seeming effort to figure out just how depraved and pathetic sports fans truly are, Puma commissioned researchers at Bristol University to figure out whether fans of soccer team Newcastle United care more about their team or their wives/girlfriends. The study didn't bother with female subjects because, as everyone… » 8/15/12 12:00pm 8/15/12 12:00pm

Cougars Are Taking Back America

We so often hear about the human "predator" known as the cougar, that we sometimes forget that there are actual animals that inspired the nickname for ladies who go a-huntin' for younger manfolk. But did you know that cougars of the big cat variety very nearly went extinct during the last century? Well, they did, but… » 6/14/12 10:00pm 6/14/12 10:00pm

Vogue India Gets Non-Whitewashed Cover; Carolina Herrera In Tiff With…

Terry Richardson's PR Pushback; Karl Lagerfeld Likes Escorts; Hello…

Stylist Says V's Plus-Size Issue Goes Too Far; St. John Drops Angelina…

  • A London stylist says the upcoming V size issue is "such an extreme response to the size-zero hoopla...I don't think using outsize models is really the way to change perceptions." Others, however, are more positive:
  • » 1/08/10 12:30pm 1/08/10 12:30pm

Christina Shills For Karan; Target Sells Footie PJs For Adults

Madonna Fronts For D&G; Grace Coddington Discusses Lady Gaga's Pubic Hair

  • Madonna goes all Italian neorealist for spring's Dolce & Gabbana campaign. You'd almost swear these images were by Vittorio de Sica, not Steven Klein. The advertising shots ran as editorial content "previewed" in Italian Vanity Fair. [Swide]
  • » 12/16/09 11:30am 12/16/09 11:30am

Designers Dress Up; Lindsay Wants A Job

  • No plain yearbook headshot for this year's CFDA nominees: Jason Wu, Marc Jacobs, Alexander Wang, et al posed for Craig McDean while wearing their own creations. [WWD]
  • Leggings impresario Lindsay Lohan is rumored to be seeking a position as Ungaro's "creative consultant." Designer Esteban Cortazar is allegedly spitting …
» 6/02/09 11:30am 6/02/09 11:30am

Versace Sticks With What Works; Two More Labels Fold

  • The economic situation has encouraged a measure of conservatism in fashion, but this is extreme. Versace's Fall 2009 ads with Gisele Bundchen in a jewel-toned dress under strong directional light look exactly like Versace's Spring 2009 ads with Gisele Bundchen in a jewel-toned dress under strong directional light. [
» 5/29/09 11:30am 5/29/09 11:30am

Starlets Shill For Style; Madonna To Continue As Face Of Vuitton?