Fashion Films: Is Anybody Buying What These Brands Are Selling?

In the new film The Science Of Sexy » 9/24/08 12:30pm 9/24/08 12:30pm, Dita Von Teese plays a bespectacled scientist who turns into… Dita Von Teese. Her lab coat gives way to lingerie. This movie has already been viewed over 200,000 times, but not in a theater: It's playing on . The short film is produced by Wonderbra, and, as Oliver Horton writes for …

Christian Siriano Aims To Make Expectant Moms Fierce In Fashion

  • In weird/amazing news: Christian Siriano is doing a maternity line. "Siriano teamed up with his two friends Marta Abrams and Elise Rosemarin, founders of Moody Mamas maternity clothes, to create a collection called Fierce for Moody Mamas by Christian Siriano." Apparently he liked the idea of a gay man doing maternity - …
» 8/18/08 11:00am 8/18/08 11:00am

Diane Von Furstenberg, Woman of Letters, "The Jet Set."

  • Diane Von Furstenberg: writer. The wrap doyenne's gonna "pen" a column for Departures, the high-falutin American Express travel magazine. "The designer and Council of Fashion Designers of America president will start writing about her jet-set life starting with the magazine's November/December issue." Let's hope she…
» 8/12/08 11:30am 8/12/08 11:30am

Karl Lagerfeld To Design "Chanel Homes" On "Fashion Island"

  • Kaiser Karl himself is set to help create and conceive of 80 homes on Dubai's new Isla Moda (yes, "Fashion Island"). Says the designer: "The metamorphosis of art and beauty is my passion. The discovery of contemporary mediums of expression has allowed me to pursue my interest in art, beauty, architecture and progressive …
» 7/10/08 11:30am 7/10/08 11:30am