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…

Naomi Campbell Is Late To Feed The Needy

  • Naomi Campbell's started her latest round of amends, this time a stint in a soup kitchen for assaulting a cop. Apparently she was ten minutes late. [The Mirror]
  • No one will either confirm or deny that Ellen is a new Cover Girl. [AdAge]
  • Nastia Liukin thrown in with the sharks. "Ms. Liukin was excited-giddy, almost-but…
  • » 9/10/08 12:30pm 9/10/08 12:30pm

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…
  • » 7/10/08 11:30am 7/10/08 11:30am

Dita Von Teese Wants To Give Our Breasts A Lift

  • Dita von Teese is collaborating with Wonderbra on a lingerie collection to be called — so original! — Wonderbra by Dita von Teese. Um, what would Dita von Teese know about needing a Wonderbra? [Vogue UK]
  • BBC reporter Jeremy Paxman, no stranger to calling attention to the pressing news stories of our time, is currently…
  • » 1/21/08 11:30am 1/21/08 11:30am