By Janel Martinez | 08/25/2010 - 15:30
After 30 years of creating elegant, unforgettable pieces, Venezuelan-born designer Carolina Herrera receives the distinguished “Mercedes-Benz Presents” title for this season’s spring/summer 2011 collection.
"I am very proud to be chosen as the ‘Mercedes-Benz Presents’ designer," Herrera said in a press statement. "To be recognized in such an important year in Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week history, is, without question, a wonderful honor."
By Elayne Fluker | 08/24/2010 - 13:30
Lanched in the early 1980s by Spanish brothers Custo and David Dalmau, Custo Barcelona first caught the attention of Hollywood A-listers with their coveted printed t-shirts and their use of bold, bright colors, graphic patterns and mixed fabrics. When the line first premiered at New York's Spring/Summer Fashion Week in 1997, it stood out among the greys and neutrals that dominated the runways at the time.
By Janel Martinez | 08/24/2010 - 11:30
Not even three weeks after Madonna and her daughter Lourdes launched their Material Girl clothing and accessories line via Macy’s, the designer-duo is dealing with some loose threads. L.A. Triumph, Inc. filed a suit in the California Central District court against Madonna last week.
By Mariela Rosario | 08/17/2010 - 12:42
Zoe Saldana is the new face of Calvin Klein's underwear line "Envy" and we have the behind-the-scenes video of the photo shoot, which resulted in some pretty sexy ads.
By Verky Arcos | 08/05/2010 - 15:00
Style icon Madonna and her uberchic daughter, Lourdes, finally lauched their Material Girl clothing and accessories collection at Macy’s on Aug. 3 with an event full of excited tweens and photographers.
By Alice Taranto | 08/03/2010 - 13:00
Diseñador colombiano Esteban Cortazar is back on the fashion scene! Previously the lauded creative director of Emanuel Ungaro (he left when the house brought Lindsay Lohan in as "artistic director") Cortazar just showed a fall 2010 collection at the recent Colombia-based Colombiamoda fair. The designer's past work for Emanuel Ungaro was young and fresh, but with a decided sophisticate twist.
By Kathryn Papanek | 08/02/2010 - 11:40
When former First Daughter Chelsea Clinton married her longtime boyfriend Marc Mezvinsky this Saturday, the bride wasn't the only one who looked radiant in her dress. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton was stunning in a custom gown by Oscar de la Renta.
The Dominican designer, who is a long-time friend of Clinton and often dresses her for formal events, created a raspberry degrade embroidered silk gazar gown. The deep, rich shade of Clinton's mother of the bride dress complimented her daughter's sparkly Vera Wang gown.
By Mariela Rosario | 07/08/2010 - 14:15
Fashion label Calvin Klein recently announced Avatar actress Zoe Saldana as the new face of Calvin Klein Underwear and Calvin Klein Envy, the newest product from the iconic brand. Saldana is in some pretty rarefied company, sharing the honor of shilling for CK with superstars like Eva Mendes and (most infamously) Brooke Shields.
By Alice Taranto | 06/24/2010 - 13:25
We’ve all known the Queen of Pop, Madonna, since her early days in the entertainment industry and we’ve seen her 13-year-old daughter, Lourdes Leon, on TV or in magazines. But did you know that the Madge-and-daughter duo have teamed up with Macy’s to create a juniors’ fashion collection? Material Girl, as the line is called, is the first endeavor of Madonna’s own brand MG Icon, a part of Iconix Brand Group. The collection will hit Macy’s stores on Tuesday, August 3rd, right in time for back-to-school shopping.