Dov Charney's Sexual Harassment Woes Are A "Grave Injustice"

  • In a video, skeevy CEO Dov Charney claims that "there's a conspiracy against celebrities in the Hollywood area" and that "the judges are generally patriarchal, they don't want to give celebrities a chance." Down with the patriarchy! [The Street]
  • Word is, Katie Holmes shot her Miu Miu campaign yesterday. [Fashionologie]
  • » 11/21/08 11:30am 11/21/08 11:30am

Katie Holmes As The New Face Of Miu Miu?

  • Katie Holmes is the new face of Miu Miu. Srsly? [New York Magazine]
  • Marc Jacobs' company has been accused of bribing a state official so the designer "could get a desirable venue for his fashion show." They're paying $1 million in fines. [TMZ]
  • In happier news, Marc is open to marriage! Even if California isn't. “I…
  • » 11/20/08 11:30am 11/20/08 11:30am

Christian Siriano's Maternity Clothes? 'Nuff Said.

  • Ooh! Sneak peek at Christian Siriano's bizarre "Moody Mamas" maternity line! [New York Magazine]
  • Russia's fashion elite feel the financial burn; neglect shopping. "Usually abuzz with Moscow's rich, the shop was populated only by the mounds of black caviar and giant lobsters left untouched in fridges." [Reuters]
  • Jesse…
  • » 10/17/08 11:30am 10/17/08 11:30am

Gossip Girl's Nate Archibald For Versace?

  • Is Gossip Girl pretty boy Chace Crawford set to replace McDreamy as the face of Versace? [Perez Hilton]
  • Fashion slang seems to have no regard for a word's actual meaning: "Designer Ashleigh Verrier said her favorite fashion word was "diaphanous" — an adjective characterizing fineness of texture. 'As in, 'That dress is…
  • » 9/12/08 12:20pm 9/12/08 12:20pm

I Hope You Were At Least A Little Tipsy, Jesse Jackson

  • Want to hear Jesse Jackson say something embarrassing and regrettable about cutting Obama's nuts out that is probably even more regrettable considering the supposed context is some shit about how Barack Obama needs to stop focusing so much on taking black men to task for being bad role models? Then turn on O'Reilly…
  • » 7/09/08 6:30pm 7/09/08 6:30pm

22-Year-Old Arms Dealer: But They Passed That Arms Embargo Way Before I…

  • OMG remember Efraim Diveroli, the 22-year-old Andy Samberg lookalike from Miami with the $300 million defense contract to sell ancient Chinese ammunition to the Afghan insurgency via Albania? Apparently the US Ambassador was involved in covering up the scam, probably because Efraim was also Albania's leading supply…
  • » 6/23/08 6:30pm 6/23/08 6:30pm

Keith Richards For Louis Vuitton: Old And Leathery

  • Keith Richards for Louis Vuitton = Awesome. [WWD, sub req'd]
  • Amy Winehouse played a Fendi party in Paris and talked about her mumps onstage before offering some gratitude to, like, someone: "Thanks for asking me to play. Whoever asked me to play." [WWD, sub req'd]
  • Meta Kate Olsen came dressed as Karl Lagerfeld for the…
  • » 3/03/08 11:30am 3/03/08 11:30am

Lauren Conrad Collection: Ugly, Overpriced, Simply Outrageous

Once again, Lauren Conrad "triumphs" over Heidi Montag. While Heidi's "working" in fashion as the "face" of Anchor Blue (for the more "mature" slutty tween!), Lauren is actually "designing" her own clothes. Only her designs are a little...meh. Ok, they're actually a lot "meh": The Spring 2008 looks of the Lauren… » 2/13/08 1:20pm 2/13/08 1:20pm

Nothing Says "Maturity" Quite Like Heidi Montag

  • Clothing line Anchor Blue has signed Heidi Montag to be its new face. Because execs want to appeal to a "slightly older" demographic. No, really. [WWD, sub req'd]
  • Would you like to be Erin O'Connor's escort to a show during London Fashion Week? Well lucky for you she's holding a contest with Vogue UK. To win her hand…
  • » 2/13/08 11:30am 2/13/08 11:30am

Venus Williams Thinks Fashion Design Is Actually About Design

  • Venus Williams was awarded with an associate's degree in fashion design from the Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale over the weekend, becoming the first celebrity "designer" to ever get a degree in fashion design. She even got a prize for the "Best Sportswear Collection" and a 3.5 GPA. Also, she has a collection for…
  • » 12/18/07 11:30am 12/18/07 11:30am

Oh For Fuck's Sake Damien Hirst, Enough With The Skulls Already

  • Poseur/artiste Damien Hirst is not only attending the "hotly-anticipated" Prada party during New York Fashion Week, he's designing the giant skull-shaped mirror that will be enhancing the store's decor the night of the party as well. [WWD, 2nd item]
  • Somewhere there is a decree that Stella McCartney is infallible…
  • » 8/28/07 10:00am 8/28/07 10:00am

Betsey Johnson Goes Private Equity, 'Portfolio' Fashion Blogger Goes…

  • Betsey Johnson is selling a majority of her label to a private equity firm, which is sort of like the tent dress equivalent of this year's fashion financing world, but Portfolio blogger Lauren Goldstein Crowe is confused. What would a private equity firm want with Johnson, a "grandmother, 65 years old?" Um, and…
  • » 8/23/07 10:00am 8/23/07 10:00am

'Fashion Designer' Amanda Bynes: Bad Clothes, Few Friends

  • Amanda Bynes is designing a line for Steve & Barry's. It's called Dear. It has a MySpace page. With 9 'friends'. [Racked]
  • An Italian town named Biella hopes to brand its name and assert its authority in the wonderful world of cashmere. You know how you don't say 'tissues', you say 'Kleenex'? Biella wants it to be like…
  • » 6/29/07 10:00am 6/29/07 10:00am