Get Ready to Find Out What James Bond Smells Like

The new James Bond 007 fragrance debuts at Harrods next month, coinciding with the 50th anniversary of the James Bond film franchise, and release of the 23rd Bond film, Skyfall (which hits theaters in the US in November). Because nothing says "secret spy" like having your agency code number on a fragrance bottle. So,… » 7/27/12 11:42am 7/27/12 11:42am

Tyra Banks Is Now A New York Times Best-Selling Author

Tyra Banks' YA novel Modelland just débuted at number 2 on the New York Times' best-seller list, children's chapter books section. You can read an excerpt — this is the story with the protagonist named Tookie De La Creme, remember — here. [NewNowNext] » 10/10/11 12:55pm 10/10/11 12:55pm

nabbed the cover of Australian 's November issue (cover line:…

Mean Audience Snickers At Victoria Beckham's Fashion Show

  • At Victoria Beckham's recent runway show in New York, the audience of "fashion mean girls" were openly hostile to the designer, who stood up and talked about each dress in the show as the models walked. (Who does Beckham think she is, a couturière in the '50s or something?) Reports Robin Givhan, "There were muffled…
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Kate Moss And Jamie Hince Enter 19th Tabloid Betrothal

A Heavily Photoshopped Khloe Kardashian Does Most Random, Bondage-y,…

Tom Ford Shows French Vogue His Headdress Collection

  • Tom Ford's issue of Vogue Paris boasts a spread of children wearing jewelry and makeup, the promised editorial featuring women d'un certain age who spurn plastic surgery, and a photo of Tom Ford in a Native American-style headdress. Tasteful. [HuffPo]
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Marion Cotillard Ditches Her Eyebrows For French Vogue Cover

Senator Klobuchar Scolds Fashion Writer On Senate Floor For Sexism

It's not often that the Senate chamber talks fashion criticism, but yesterday, Minnesota Senator Amy Klobuchar was sufficiently irritated by Robin Givhan's Washington Post piece to chastise her for her Kagan critique. Meanwhile, Givhan is defending herself. » 5/26/10 12:00pm 5/26/10 12:00pm

Elena Kagan's "Dowdiness" And Fashion's Seriousness Problem

Another major staging of political theater, another opportunity for the Washington Post's Robin Givhan to offend with her fashion close readings. This weekend: Elena Kagan. Bonus: Givhan's existential angst about why "serious" people — especially in Washington — hate fashion. » 5/24/10 12:20pm 5/24/10 12:20pm

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

Post Critic Sees 85%-White Fashion Week As Example Of Progress

"The fashion industry sent a commendably eclectic array of models down the New York runways this month. The women were more diverse in ethnicity, age and size," writes Robin Givhan. She must have watched a different season than we did. » 3/01/10 3:30pm 3/01/10 3:30pm