Rosie Assoulin’s Debut Bridal Line Includes Cargo Pants 

The fashion designer Rosie Assoulin’s debut bridal collection includes gowns, cargo pants and a bucket hat for brides who “are looking for something unique and different.”

#assoulin-rosie, #content-type-personal-profile, #dresses, #fashion-and-apparel, #weddings-and-engagements

Schiaparelli, The Mother of Strange Fashion

A new exhibition in Paris on the designer Elsa Schiaparelli shows how her Surrealist “little jokes” still inspire weirdness today.

#art, #dali-salvador, #dresses, #fashion-and-apparel, #gabet-olivier, #musee-des-arts-decoratifs, #roseberry-daniel, #schiaparelli-elsa-sas, #scott-jeremy-1974

Met Gala 2022: Best and Worst Looks

The Met Gala 2022 celebrated themes of opulence, excess and fame.

#adams-eric-l, #dresses, #fashion-and-apparel, #kardashian-kim, #met-gala, #parties-social, #your-feed-fashion

Met Gala 2022 Guide: Theme, How to Stream and More

What is the dress code? Who gets to go? How much does it cost?

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What to Wear to Return to the Office? Retailers Have No Idea.

Work wear reflects how people feel about their jobs and the economy as a whole. So it makes sense that dressing for the office is all over the place.

#ann-taylor-stores-inc, #coronavirus-return-to-office, #dress-codes, #dresses, #fashion-and-apparel, #m-m-lafleur, #nordstrom-inc, #realreal-inc, #shoes-and-boots, #shopping-and-retail, #stitch-fix-inc, #suits-apparel, #t-shirts-apparel

Brides Are Saying Goodbye to the Plain White Wedding Dress

As couples seek to plan nuptials that feel more personal, many are eschewing tradition. But this may be the most visible break yet.

#dresses, #fashion-and-apparel, #weddings-and-engagements

One Garment’s Journey Through History

The evolution of the Korean hanbok is a lens into the history of the country, which is now being traced in the series “Pachinko.”

#apple-tv-plus, #art, #asian-americans, #busan-south-korea, #dresses, #fashion-and-apparel, #immigration-and-emigration, #korean-americans, #lee-min-jin, #los-angeles-calif, #minorities, #paik-nam-june, #shopping-and-retail, #south-korea, #textiles

How Thom Browne Turned the Gray Flannel Suit Into Something Subversive

Over the span of two decades, the designer has transformed the traditional men’s wear staple into a radical and deeply contemporary look for all.

#browne-thom, #coats-and-jackets, #content-type-personal-profile, #dresses, #ermenegildo-zegna-holditalia-spa, #fashion-and-apparel, #kawakubo-rei, #seamstresses-and-tailors, #suits-apparel

Virgil Abloh’s Last Show

At Off-White, paying homage to the late designer’s work and legacy.

#abloh-virgil, #design, #dresses, #fashion-and-apparel, #fashionweekfeb22, #off-white-fashion-label, #paris-fashion-week, #your-feed-fashion

Yves Saint Laurent at 5 French Museums

For the first time, one designer’s work is being showcased — simultaneously — at five major French museums.

#art, #couture-fashion, #dresses, #fondation-pierre-berge-yves-saint-laurent, #musee-dart-moderne-de-la-ville-de-paris, #musee-dorsay, #museums, #paris-france, #pompidou-center, #your-feed-fashion, #yves-saint-laurent

Couture For the Moment, From Schiaparelli, Chanel and Dior

The return never quite happened. So what do we wear now? Schiaparelli, Chanel and Dior grapple gorgeously with the question.

#chanel-sa, #chiuri-maria-grazia, #christian-dior-sa, #couture-fashion, #dresses, #fashion-and-apparel, #paris-france, #quarantine-life-and-culture, #roseberry-daniel, #schiaparelli-elsa-sas, #viard-virginie, #your-feed-fashion

That Vintage Dress on the Red Carpet? There’s More to the Story.

It’s awards season, and the big designer brands have some scrappy, pre-owned competition.

#celebrities, #collectors-and-collections, #couture-fashion, #dresses, #fashion-and-apparel

Looking Again at Amy Winehouse, 10 Years After Her Death

In “Amy: Beyond the Stage,” the Design Museum in London explores — and tries to somewhat reframe — the “Back to Black” singer’s life and legacy.

#design-museum-london-england, #dresses, #fashion-and-apparel, #london-england, #museums, #music, #winehouse-amy

Jill Biden’s White House Christmas Display Looks Very … Normal

You won’t find any blood-red trees this year.

#christmas, #christmas-trees, #dresses, #fashion-and-apparel, #first-ladies-us, #united-states-politics-and-government, #white-house-building-washington-dc

Adolfo, Designer Who Dressed Nancy Reagan, Dies at 98

Adolfo, who began as a milliner and took inspiration from Chanel, was also a favorite of New York society women.

#adolfo, #deaths-obituaries, #design, #dresses, #fashion-and-apparel, #hats-and-caps, #inaugurations

The ‘13 Going on 30’ Versace Dress Has Come Full Circle

A perfect storm of internet fashion trends — and Halloween — has resurrected a Y2K-era Versace dress. At least, for now.

#amazon-com-inc, #australia, #celebrities, #clueless-movie, #costumes, #design, #dresses, #e-commerce, #fashion-and-apparel, #garner-jennifer, #grande-ariana, #halloween, #hilton-paris, #milan-italy, #models-professional, #movies, #rodrigo-olivia-2003, #social-media, #spears-britney, #tiktok-bytedance, #two-thousands-decade, #versace-donatella, #versace-gianni-spa

The Rose Queen of Texas

In the rose capital of the United States, a tradition wrenched off track by the pandemic is back and in full bloom.

#costumes, #dresses, #fashion-and-apparel, #flowers-and-plants, #gardens-and-gardening, #parades, #parties-social, #southwestern-states-us, #texas, #theater, #tyler-tex

Let’s Discuss What Sinema Is Wearing

For public figures, presentation is politics.

#dresses, #fashion-and-apparel, #internal-sub-only-nl, #manchin-joe-iii, #politics-and-government, #sinema-kyrsten, #sociology, #womens-rights

The Enduring Appeal of Laura Ashley

With her floral-print dresses and housewares, the British designer created a romantic and instantly recognizable aesthetic that, decades later, is inspiring a wide range of dressers and brands.

#ashley-laura, #content-type-personal-profile, #dresses, #fashion-and-apparel, #great-britain, #interior-design-and-furnishings, #laura-ashley-plc, #textiles

Kyrsten Sinema’s Style Keeps Us Guessing

Sometimes a dress is just a dress. Sometimes it’s a strategy.

#content-type-personal-profile, #democratic-party, #dresses, #fashion-and-apparel, #senate, #sinema-kyrsten, #united-states-politics-and-government, #women-and-girls, #your-feed-fashion

Trends From New York Bridal Fashion Week

The latest wedding dress trends from the virtual and in-person bridal runway.

#dresses, #fashion-and-apparel, #weddings-and-engagements

Bridal Fashion Week: Andrew Kwon Bridal Collection

Andrew Kwon, returning to the runway with his second wedding collection, Dreamer, talks about his passions, inspirations and desire to create “modern-day goddesses.”

#council-of-fashion-designers-of-america, #design, #dresses, #fashion-and-apparel, #korean-americans, #manhattan-nyc

#DoNotTouchMyClothes: Afghan Women Protest Taliban Restrictions on Rights

A social media campaign within the Afghan diaspora celebrates pre-Taliban dress traditions, and mourns the loss of that freedom.

#afghan-americans, #afghanistan, #afghanistan-war-2001, #american-university-of-afghanistan, #dresses, #kabul-university, #social-media, #taliban, #women-and-girls, #womens-rights

Intimate Portraits of Mexico’s Third-Gender Muxes

On the Isthmus of Tehuantepec in southern Mexico, a community of the local Zapotec people has long accepted — and celebrated — gender nonconformity.

#dresses, #fashion-and-apparel, #indigenous-people, #juchitan-de-zaragoza-mexico, #mexico, #oaxaca-mexico, #transgender-and-transsexuals, #women-and-girls

A.O.C.’s Met Gala Designer Explains Her ‘Tax the Rich’ Dress

“For us it was about delivering a message.”

#brother-vellies-fashion-label, #dresses, #fashion-and-apparel, #met-gala

New York Fashion Week Returns. Here’s the Cliffs Notes Version.

In case you missed it, a tour through our coverage of the shows.

#dresses, #fashion-and-apparel, #new-york-fashion-week, #your-feed-fashion

Met Costume Institute and Brooklyn Museum Bring Back Fashion

With “In America” at the Met and “Christian Dior” at the Brooklyn Museum, our critics debate the nuances of showing fashion in art institutions, and find a depth of influence among young American designers.

#art, #bolton-andrew, #brooklyn-nyc, #brooklyn-museum, #chiuri-maria-grazia, #christian-dior-sa, #costume-institute, #couture-fashion, #dior-christian, #dresses, #fashion-and-apparel, #femenine-musical-work, #fifth-avenue-manhattan-ny, #hood-by-air, #in-america-a-lexicon-of-fashion-exhibit, #museums, #rogers-christopher-john

Memorable Fashion Statements From Met Gala 2021

This year’s theme was American Independence. Patriotism, pop culture and politics were in fashion, but to what end?

#costume-institute, #couture-fashion, #dresses, #met-gala, #metropolitan-museum-of-art, #parties-social, #your-feed-fashion

The Met Gala Returns With a Star-Spangled, Star-Studded Event

The Costume Institute’s biggest night of the year drew a youthful crowd with an American theme.

#dresses, #fashion-and-apparel, #parties-social

We Have Reached Peak ‘Exercise Dress’

Tired of sweatpants and bike shorts — not to mention all the targeted ads — women are gravitating toward sporty, stretchy skort-dresses for everyday wear.

#dresses, #nike-inc, #outdoor-voices-inc, #reformation-inc

What Should I Wear to a Funeral?

A reader wonders what is appropriate funeral attire.

#content-type-service, #dress-codes, #dresses, #fashion-and-apparel, #funerals-and-memorials

The Boys in Their Summer Dresses

Gender fluidity enters its next phase as men increasingly step out in skirts and frocks.

#dresses, #fashion-and-apparel, #gender, #men-and-boys, #summer-season, #your-feed-fashion

I Want to Invest in My Wardrobe. Help!

A reader wonders what they can buy that lasts.

#content-type-service, #dresses, #fashion-and-apparel

Halston on Netflix: Will We All Want to Wear it Soon?

A new Netflix show could create the viral fashion trend of summer. Except the clothes play second fiddle to the divadom and drama.

#dresses, #fashion-and-apparel, #halston-1932-90, #halston-tv-program, #television, #your-feed-fashion

Everyone Has an Alber Elbaz Story

Remembering fashion’s kindest designer.

#az-factory-fashion-label, #dresses, #elbaz-alber, #fashion-and-apparel, #lanvin, #your-feed-fashion

On the Oscars Red Carpet: A Lot of Style, Little Substance

A return to in-person awards meant a return to fashion form for many celebrities. Have we learned nothing from the past year?

#academy-awards-oscars, #armani-giorgio-spa, #christian-dior-sa, #coleman-zendaya, #davis-viola, #dresses, #fashion-and-apparel, #gucci, #louis-vuitton, #movies, #mulligan-carey, #oscars-2021, #suits-apparel, #valentino, #your-feed-fashion

Laverne Cox on the Red Carpet, Politics and What to Expect on Oscars Night

The actor and advocate thinks it’s time to make fashion statements.

#academy-awards-oscars, #black-people, #cox-laverne, #dresses, #fashion-and-apparel, #movies, #quarantine-life-and-culture, #television, #your-feed-fashion

How Do I Dress Like a Boss?

A reader wonders about what to wear for a promotion.

#content-type-personal-profile, #dresses, #fashion-and-apparel, #your-feed-selfcare

This Designer Wants to Bring Back the Joy of Playing Dress Up

In a world of virtual runways, Jackson Wiederhoeft has made his latest bridal collection “an accessible experience for brides.”

#dresses, #fashion-and-apparel, #weddings-and-engagements

Lena Dunham Debuts Plus-Sized Clothing Line

The actor-writer-director-controversy creator is back with a new project: a plus-size clothing line. The whole body positivity thing? She has thoughts.

#11-honore-inc, #celebrities, #content-type-personal-profile, #dresses, #dunham-lena, #fashion-and-apparel, #social-media, #weight, #women-and-girls, #your-feed-fashion

Lena Dunham and the Spanx Liberation Movement

The actor-writer-director-controversy creator is back with a new project: a plus-size clothing line. The whole body positivity thing? She has thoughts.

#11-honore-inc, #celebrities, #content-type-personal-profile, #dresses, #dunham-lena, #fashion-and-apparel, #lena-dunham-x-11-honore, #london-england, #obesity, #social-media, #women-and-girls, #your-feed-fashion

Jessica McClintock, 90, Dies; Dressed Generations in Lace and Satin

She made calico granny dresses inspired by “flower children,” dressed a young Hillary Rodham (among others) and helped young women gussy up for their proms.

#california, #deaths-obituaries, #dresses, #fashion-and-apparel, #hillary-rodham-clinton, #mcclintock-jessica, #women-and-girls

Beyoncé in Schiaparelli at the Grammys

The singer made history, and Schiaparelli dressed her for it.

#dresses, #fashion-and-apparel, #grammy-awards, #knowles-beyonce, #pop-and-rock-music, #roseberry-daniel, #schiaparelli-elsa-sas, #your-feed-fashion

Serena Williams’s Catsuit Already Won the Australian Open

The tennis champion is changing the game in multiple ways.

#australia, #australian-open-tennis, #black-people, #dresses, #fashion-and-apparel, #french-open-tennis, #griffith-joyner-florence, #tennis, #williams-serena, #women-and-girls, #your-feed-fashion

Alber Elbaz Has a New Answer for What Women Want

The former Lanvin designer has a new label, AZ Factory, and a whole new approach to dressing.

#az-factory-fashion-label, #compagnie-financiere-richemont-sa, #content-type-personal-profile, #dresses, #elbaz-alber, #fashion-and-apparel, #knitting-and-knit-goods, #lanvin, #paris-france, #your-feed-fashion

Undine Spragg’s Life in Objects

Beauty, charm and luck all factor into the social ascent of Edith Wharton’s ambitious protagonist — but money, crucially, matters the most.

#2020tbookclub, #books-and-literature, #culture-arts, #dresses, #fashion-and-apparel, #jewels-and-jewelry, #opera, #the-custom-of-the-country-book, #wharton-edith, #women-and-girls

The Ups and Downs of Fashion in 2020

What happened in 2020, when everyone’s life (and wardrobe) was turned upside down.

#converse-inc, #coronavirus-2019-ncov, #crocs-inc, #dresses, #fashion-and-apparel, #models-professional, #quarantine-life-and-culture, #savile-row-london-england, #shopping-and-retail, #suits-apparel, #two-thousand-twenty

Goodbye, Blazers; Hello, ‘Coatigans.’ Women Adjust Attire to Work at Home.

With many professional women working remotely, their notions of work wear have transformed, shaking up businesses that have sought to outfit them for the office.

#banana-republic, #bloomingdales, #dresses, #fashion-and-apparel, #gap-inc, #quarantine-life-and-culture, #realreal-inc, #suits-apparel, #workplace-environment

Diana’s Dresses on ‘The Crown,’ a Fashion Horror

“The Crown,” Season 4, has raised the question again. The answer may not be what you expect.

#diana-princess-of-wales, #dresses, #fashion-and-apparel, #television, #the-crown-tv-program, #your-feed-fashion

Surviving Fashion’s Summer From Hell

Tibi is giving pandemic-era lessons in personal style, and finding new paths forward for its business.

#coronavirus-2019-ncov, #dresses, #e-commerce, #fashion-and-apparel, #shopping-and-retail, #shutdowns-institutional, #smilovic-amy, #tibi-llc