God Bless Ridiculous Fashion Folk, Every One Of Them

  • God bless Vivienne Westwood for being so undeniably herself. Says the fashion designer-cum-philosopher: "I'd like to do less, but there are people dependent on me now. My thing has always been, just let me finish this pair of trousers and then I can read my book. We've all got to wear something, I suppose. So my…
  • » 5/06/08 11:30am 5/06/08 11:30am

Should Africa Get Royalties For Matthew Williamson's Latest Collection?

  • The Ethiopian Intellectual Property Office — the same outfit that shook down meek little Starbucks! — is charging British designer Matthew Williamson with the theft of traditional African fabric patterns, to which his rep says: "Historically, Matthew Williamson bases his collections on the idea of a modern girl who…
  • » 12/13/07 11:00am 12/13/07 11:00am

According To Designer Issey Miyake, Fashion Sucks. Hard.

  • Designer Issey Miyake's show taking place today in Paris is inspired by vacuum cleaners. Guaranteed not to blow you away? [WWD, 5th item]
  • TopShop is opening its first U.S. store, supposedly in time for the holiday season. [Fashionista]
  • Giorgio Armani paid himself $346.5 million this year. We hope he enjoys it…
  • » 10/02/07 10:00am 10/02/07 10:00am