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Fashion News Recap: Marc Jacobs leaves Louis Vuitton, Kerry Washington Fashionable Honor

by Alyssa Sage, Fashion News Correspondent Marc Jacobs Leaves Louis Vuitton After months of speculation, Marc Jacobs announced that he is stepping down as the creative director of Louis Vuitton to focus on the public transition of his company. Perhaps the biggest shock of fashion month, Jacobs broke the news at the Louis Vuitton show […]

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Fashion News Recap: Phillip Plein, FEMEN Protests, COS

by Alyssa Sage, Fashion News Correspondent Phillip Plein Fueled by a determination to dismantle traditional barriers in the fashion industry, German fashion designer Phillip Plein cast all African-American models for his spring 2014 show. Known for breaking the rules and never failing to draw attention, Plein’s daring choice was certainly not out of character. “The […]

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Fashion News Recap: Spring 2014 NYFW

by Alyssa Sage, Fashion News Correspondent Drama was already brewing on the first day of Fashion Week when People’s Revolution dropped out of the David Tlale show a mere 24 hours before it was set to start.  People’s Rev’s infamous owner, Kelly Cutrone, pulled the plug on participation after claiming that they never received full […]

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Fashion News Recap: Pucci, The Great Gatsby

by Danielle Zabrauskas, Fashion News Correspondent   Fashion brand Pucci is showcasing its history with the release a limited-edition book. Though the tome is widely available, they will print only 500 copies on the house’s original vintage fabric from the 70’s (which will sell for $1,800). Yet many consider it worth the value. The bound […]

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Fashion News Recap: Chloe, DVF, Juicy Couture

by Danielle Zabrauskas, Fashion News Correspondent For its 60th anniversary, the high fashion French brand Chloé threw a collection of parties in fashion’s biggest hot spots, with the celebration making its way to Tokyo last Wednesday. The style elite mixed with the brand’s creative director, Clare Waight Keller, while watching videos of past runway shows. […]

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Fashion News Recap: Lilly Pulitzer, Beyonce, Kate Young

by Danielle Zabrauskas, Fashion News Correspondent Known for her love of bright prints and classic shifts, famed fashion designer Lilly Pulitzer has died at the age of 81. She began honing her talents when creating dresses for herself that would be more stylish, yet practical, while working in her family’s citrus groves. After receiving multiple […]

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Fashion News Recap: H&M, Diet Coke, Teen Vogue

by Danielle Zabrauskas, Fashion News Correspondent H&M has overhauled their flagship store in London, moving to fill a whopping 40,300 square feet, which expands the location to six floors from three. Interestingly, the store now manages to present a more boutique feel. Jewelry and handbags are now mixed along with the clothes. With menswear on […]

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Fashion News Recap: Michael Kors, Derek Lam, FNO

by Danielle Zabrauskas, Fashion News Correspondent Each year the Couture Council of the Fashion Institute of Technology presents it’s Artistry of Fashion award, with this year’s award going to designer Michael Kors. He will receive his award at a lunch event on September 4th.  Along with his sportswear designs, Kors is a philanthropist at heart, […]

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Fashion News Recap: Paris Fashion Week

by Danielle Zabrauskas, Fashion News Correspondent Paris Fashion Week is in full swing, and it has not been one to disappoint. If our heads were not already filled with gorgeous fabrics, fits and colors, they are now! After finalizing plans for his Boulevard Saint-Germain boutique, Karl Lagerfeld released a collection for his eponymous line that […]

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Fashion News Recap: Controversies, Auctions

by Danielle Zabrauskas, Fashion News Correspondent   Under Armour Inc. has filed a lawsuit against competitor Nike, citing their complaint as trademark infringement. Under Armour explained that it has used the slogan “I will” since 1998, and that in the latter half of 2012 Nike began to use the phrase in whole sentences such as […]

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