A Weston and Weber Christmas
October 19th, 2012
Tis the holiday season, and what better way to celebrate than to launch a major ad campaign? Selfridges’ creative director, Alannah Weston, has teamed up with long-time photographer and filmmaker, Bruce Weber, to create an intriguing narrative for the department store’s ad campaign this festive season. Click the link to watch the behind-the-scene’s video and learn about these two creatives’ past collaborations.
NO KIDDING WITH KIDMAN
October 18th, 2012
Celebrities have always had a fickle relationship with fashion, but we know at least one superstar who always gets it just right. In Harper’s Bazaar featured article, actress Nicole Kidman dishes on her explosive career (hinting at upcoming films like The Paperboy and The Butler), the heavy price of fame, and her intimate family. And while she may have one of the most impressive careers in Hollywood, we can’t help but feel her greatest accomplishment is her ongoing ability to shine in any outfit.
H & M STANDS FOR MARGIELA
October 17th, 2012
After months of piecing together scattered rumors that Maison Martin Margiela might possibly be creating a collection for the popular retail company H&M, we in the fashion industry finally received the collaborative confirmation we’d been hoping for. The news of this impending union came to us with a little sneak peak of images from their lookbook, proving to us once again that all good things come to those who wait.
SHOW SOME SKINGRAFT
October 16th, 2012
Every once in a while, Fashion.net gets to go out into the real, non-digital world of fashion. On Friday night, we found ourselves in Los Angeles where we were media partners with one of the most anticipated events of LA’s ‘don’t call it fashion week’ SS’12 presentations, as Skingraft showcased their latest collection in an avante-garde fashion show. The show was actually more of a live exhibit, and featured a line of statuesquely motionless models wearing the beautiful, darkly inspired looks, overlooking the pool of The Mondrian Hotel with great views over the city of Los Angeles as the backdrop. They presented some of the edgiest, boundary pushing designs to come out of LA for a long while. To read more about the show, click here, or if you’d rather just enjoy the event in pictures, visit the LA Times for the slideshow.
AMAZING IN AMAZON
October 13th, 2012
Chanel Iman can pull off almost any look, but she simply radiates holiday spirit in Amazon Fashion’s new holiday campaign. The gorgeous model was styled in designers ranging from Kate Spade to Rebecca Minkoff, and rocked them one and all. Take a look at some of the photos from the shoot from Elle.
October 12th, 2012
The King of Fashion meets the King of Football in an interview style article featured in VMAN. Designer Tom Ford sets the tone and does most of the questioning while speaking with New England Patriots’ quarterback, Tom Brady. The two mega icons talk game, style, and the media. If Mr. Brady ever gets tired of getting tackled on a daily basis, he could always pursue a career in modeling, he seems to have a natural knack for it in his bespoke tuxedo.
DONATELLA TELL ALL
October 11th, 2012
In a move to promote Versace’s new e-commerce online shop, the Italian designer had an exclusive tete-a-tete with Suzie from stylebubble.com. Even though the full video interview won’t air until tomorrow 11 a.m. EST, watch this preview where the two fashionista’s discuss blonde ambition and cultural perceptions.
A SUIT IS NOT ENOUGH
October 10th, 2012
Bad has never looked quite so good as Javier Bardem posing for GQ Magazine’s photo spread. The upcoming Bond villain is dressed to the nines, outfitted in various attires for a wide array of social activities. GQ shows how distinction and style can easily be achieved— as long as you have these essential pieces.
October 9th, 2012
In an ever-evolving tale, we can partially unravel the controversial mystery of designer YSL’s (now known as Saint Laurent) missing sketches, which have only recently been discovered in the hands of his ex-lover. This former business partner plans to share the unseen sketches in an unknown exhibition in the near future. Read the whole story which unfolds like a thrilling film noir, filled with romance, intrigue, and passion… for fashion that is.
October 6th, 2012
After the completion of the Spring 2013 runway shows, our minds keep replaying all of the new and inspiring trends we’ve seen. From Marc Jacobs stripes, to Prada’s Japanese influence, to the mint green in Carolina Herrera’s collection, we can’t decide which is our favorite.