Lanvin was wildly celebrated for picking "regular people" for their fall '12 campaign, but when we got to see each of the wildly diverse models chat about, well, whatever, we were even more taken with the concept. With voiceovers talking about anything from bands and frozen blueberries to missing bicycles, each of the models tell their own stories while showing off Lanvin's fall collection.
Laden with peplum dresses, fur-lined coats, and other gorgeous Alber Elbaz-created wintry wear, each individual poses with stop-motion photography while they tell their stories. The effect is humanizing, charming, and why we love Lanvin. Our favorite? "Eh...if I could be, I'd like to be, eh, say like, eh, James Bond!" Just check it out and see what we're talking about.
After 31 years of designing wardrobe staples for the modern woman, Donna Karan has announced that she is stepping down from her post at her eponymous company. WWD reported this afternoon that the 66-year-old is leaving her position as chief designer of Donna Karan International to pursue other philanthropic pursuits. read
You’re ride-or-die when it comes to your favorite fashion designer or label. That brand can be part of your identity the way your alma mater or hairstyle can be: It's one more sign that tells the world, "Hey — I've invested in this because I see myself in this. You get me?" But if you've got a little more room in your read