As savvy, well-read fashion enthusiasts, it's rare to come across a trend or designer we haven't seen before. But, when we find something completely alien and awesome, it reminds us why we love what we do.
Ahead of Fashion Week, we're introducing you to 14 must-watch designers. Come next year, if these names don't sound as familiar to you as Reed, Prabal, and Stella, we'll eat our hats.
Doug Funny had it easy. He'd pull on a white T-shirt, a green vest, and some (surprisingly on-trend) front-pleat khaki shorts, and he was out the door faster than you can say Patty Mayonnaise. Unfortunately, in the 3-D world, it's not that simple. But, that also means exciting options abound — yes, even for your 9-to-5 read
In the beauty world, "cult products" is a widely recognized term. From NARS' Orgasm blush to Urban Decay's Naked palette, there are a few items that nearly every beauty aficionado has used in their lives. But for fashion? That concept is a little harder to grasp. The pool is small, but there are a few items that'll get read