First Impressions: Someone Left A Drag Queen Out In The Rain At…

Who: Assorted drag queens (seen at left).
What: The Spring/Summer '08 show for Heatherette, the line by former club kids Richie Rich and Traver Rains known for its bright, shredded, bedazzled, fucked-up separates and dresses.
Where: NYC's Gotham Hall.
When: Now. After the jump, we check in with Dodai, who is being… » 9/11/07 5:20pm 9/11/07 5:20pm

First Impressions: Betsey Johnson Show Looks Like "A Bistro In A French…

Who: MisShapes harpy Leigh Lezark; Nigel Barker.
What: The Spring/Summer '08 collection of Betsey Johnson (seen at left), the eternal teenager famous for her florals, animal prints, baby-dolls, and platforms.
Where: NYC's Bryant Park.
When: Now. After the jump, we check in with Dodai, who braved a literal downpour to… » 9/11/07 2:30pm 9/11/07 2:30pm

First Impressions: What's Up With The Turbans At Milly?

Who: Young female celebs and other assorted "cute girls" in their 20s.
What: Milly, the ultra-feminine, young contemporary line designed by Michelle Smith (seen at left).
Where: NYC's Bryant Park.
When: Now. After the jump, we check in with the youngest Jezebel, Jennifer, who gives us a full report via liveblog,… » 9/10/07 2:40pm 9/10/07 2:40pm

First Impressions: Rosa Cha Show "Kind Of Like A Joke From Zoolander"

Moe, Jennifer and Nikola (our photographer) needed sustenance following the Catherine Malandrino show, so while they eat, we'll check in with Dodai, who is at the Rosa Cha show, set to begin at 2pm. (Ha!). Apparently, there are some C-list celebs in attendance! After the jump, the live-blog. » 9/08/07 2:00pm 9/08/07 2:00pm

First Impressions: Catherine Malandrino's Big Sleeves, Feminine Frocks…

Moe's over at the Chelsea Art Museum for the spring/summer 2008 Catherine Malandrino show. (That's Catherine at left.) Moe may be hungover (she texted us something about 9/11 conspiracy theories at 1:30am last night, so it's likely). And Jennifer is there too, sitting next to Mena Suvari. Here's what Moe has to say. … » 9/08/07 12:44pm 9/08/07 12:44pm

First Impressions: It's A Shitshow At Baby Phat

Double the people, double the fun: Both Dodai and Moe are set to cover the Baby Phat show, so we're going to try a dual live-blog. First up, Dodai, who's actually made it to the venue. Dodai, 5:57: "It is absolute chaos right now, with cops, security, and celebs I can't place." 5:58: "Diddy's mom?" 6:01: "The British… » 9/07/07 6:10pm 9/07/07 6:10pm

Moe almost died at the Max Azria show! 2:43: "I'm in line with a woman in sleeveless sheath wearing glitter on her arms and also, moss green gloves. Is this normal? Snoopy is here and the approaching Snoopy show, which some attendees mistakenly assumed would be a dog fashion show, is being discussed. A short girl with… » 9/07/07 2:50pm 9/07/07 2:50pm

First Impressions: Hot Guys & Star Jones At Tracy Reese Show

Dodai is over at the Tracy Reese show with "standing room priority" status. Hope she gets in! Here's what's happening there so far: 11:15: "No one needs to be told this, but Nigel Barker is all-caps HOT!". 11:16: "I saw Angela Davis Jr I think. Doesn't she have a huge blonde fro?" 11:18: "Star Jones in the house." … » 9/07/07 11:20am 9/07/07 11:20am

First Impressions: Ports 1961 Fashion Show Smells Better Than Our Hotel…

Moe decided to break her self-imposed ban on non booze-involving fashion week events to attend the Ports 1961 show because of a unique globalization angle: the brand is based in Xiamen, a Chinese city renowned mostly for being the home base of the country's thriving human trafficking industry. The designers used… » 9/07/07 9:45am 9/07/07 9:45am

First Impressions: Gwen Stefani's L.A.M.B. Line

Dodai's report: 8:44: "Sophia Bush is in the flashbulb fray in front row. Also, Eve! Also, Gavin and baby Kingston! 8:45: P. Diddy sat next to Gavin!" 8:46: "Diddy just played with baby." 8:49: "Kingston is wearing tiny True Religion jeans I think." [Uh, what about the show? Wasn't it supposed to start at eight????… » 9/05/07 8:45pm 9/05/07 8:45pm

Moe just got seated at the Nicole Miller show. Unfortunately, the instant messaging function on her phone is not working anymore. (Sabotage? Or a spilled drink?) Fortunately, her email is! Here's what she has to say so far. 7:42: "I have a seat this time. I have realized that we rank somewhere between Life & Style and… » 9/05/07 7:47pm 9/05/07 7:47pm