'Fashion on the Ration,' a Tribute to the Street Style of World War II

Even as Nazis swept across Europe and harsh austerity measures gripped the United Kingdom, people still woke up every morning and got dressed. And despite it all, plenty of women wanted to look sharp. Hence: Fashion on the Ration, a new exhibit chronicling the creative street styles of the 1940s. » 3/18/15 5:10pm 3/18/15 5:10pm

Bill Cunningham Rates Marathon Fashion 'Wondaful.'

Legendary street style photographer and living treasure Bill Cunningham turned his expert eye on marathon fashion this week, thus combining my two biggest fantasies–running the New York marathon on a cold day and being photographed by Bill Cunningham– into one glorious narrated video. » 11/12/14 3:00pm 11/12/14 3:00pm

​The 10 Most Irritating Street Style Trademarks

Blame the undying desire to be fashionable. Whether you care about what's "trendy" or not, you're bound to be familiar with these tired signatures of the supposedly stylish, captured on the sidewalk and plastered on fashion blogs. With New York Fashion Week a month away, here's to hoping a number of hallmarks get… » 8/11/14 1:00pm 8/11/14 1:00pm

Which Celeb Was the Most Coachella at This Year's Coachella?

Another Coachella weekend has come and gone in a blur of crop tops, floral headbands and mixed patterns. With it went some of the year's best fashion. And if we learned anything, it was this: bindis are the new headband. » 4/14/14 3:00pm 4/14/14 3:00pm

Russian Socialite on Black Lady Chair Offers Hearty Nonpology

Miroslava Duma, the Russian fashionista behind the blog Buro 24 7, has apologized for posting a truly awful photo of another Russian socialite posing serenely on a chair comprised of a black female form posted to her site on Martin Luther King Day. Well, she didn't really apologize. She said she was sorry people were… » 1/21/14 2:20pm 1/21/14 2:20pm

Noted Asshat Scott Schuman Has Anxiety Issues

Scott Schuman is profiled in this month's GQ. He fails to say anything entertaining about his sex life or talk any shit on other bloggers, but the street-style photographer does say that he thought Dolce & Gabbana's blogger front row publicity stunt was stupid. At its spring-summer, 2009, show, the Italian brand… » 5/21/12 3:30pm 5/21/12 3:30pm

New Yorkers Protest Mural Showing "Strong Women"

Sofia Maldonado was commissioned by the Times Square Alliance to create a mural in one of the most famous intersections in the world. But some people - including Fox reporters -aren't too happy about Maldonado's choice of subjects. » 3/18/10 3:00pm 3/18/10 3:00pm

How About A Quirky Hat?

Refinery29 did a spot-on job of mapping your chances of being shot by Scott Schuman. It includes tips like "Add one vintage bicycle" and "Put on a scarf!" We're still waiting for how to get shot by Bill Cunningham. [Refinery29] » 7/15/09 1:20pm 7/15/09 1:20pm

Taking It To The Streets: 'Street Style' Blogs Are Completely Out Of…

Street style is officially out of control. What used to be just Bill Cunningham roaming around the streets of New York with a camera, and morphed into the more stylized portraits of the Sartorialist now means that every city has like twenty amateur style bloggers leaping out of alleys to take pictures of homeless… » 10/03/08 4:00pm 10/03/08 4:00pm