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Stella McCartney Taps Grimes as the Face of Her New Adidas Collection

Stella McCartney Taps Grimes as the Face of Her New Adidas Collection

Stella McCartney Taps Grimes as the Face of Her New Adidas Collection Stella McCartney has been collaborating with Adidas for 14 years now, nearly as long as she’s been showing her eponymous collections on the runway. Looking back at her earliest Adidas x Stella years, the clothes looked a lot more “fashion” than they do now—think: ruffles, […]

The Anklet Is This Summer’s Hottest Accessory

The Anklet Is This Summer’s Hottest Accessory

The Anklet Is This Summer’s Hottest Accessory ALL PRODUCTS FEATURED ON VOGUE ARE INDEPENDENTLY SELECTED BY OUR EDITORS. HOWEVER, WHEN YOU BUY SOMETHING THROUGH OUR RETAIL LINKS, WE MAY EARN AN AFFILIATE COMMISSION. Don’t just love your feet, adorn them: It’s fast becoming the season of the anklet, meaning it’s time to flatter your feet […]

Life Lessons with Byron and Dexter Peart

Life Lessons with Byron and Dexter Peart

Life Lessons with Byron and Dexter Peart “It’s more than just having a job; it’s about being around the people that are a reflection of your belief system can help you grow as a person.” This is Life Lessons, a new series encompassing interviews with figures in the fashion industry whose success we admire and can […]

In Paris, Violet Chachki Yet Again Proves She’s the Queen of Couture

In Paris, Violet Chachki Yet Again Proves She’s the Queen of Couture

In Paris, Violet Chachki Yet Again Proves She’s the Queen of Couture When Violet Chachki went to Paris Couture Week last year, she pulled out all the stops. She coordinated her perfectly cinched Jean Paul Gaultier gown to her deep ocean blue hair; she formed a fashion-forward crew at Mugler with the likes of Casey Spooner, Caroline Polacheck, and the brand’s creative director Casey Cadwallader; and she […]

Maluma Is Men’s Fashion’s Hottest New Muse

Maluma Is Men’s Fashion’s Hottest New Muse

Maluma Is Men’s Fashion’s Hottest New Muse Oh baby! It’s the breakout season of Maluma. The Colombian singer is a part of a Latin reggaeton boom that has captured fashion’s imagination in the last year. In the new well-dressed Latinx crowd that includes trap rapper Bad Bunny (known for his funky overalls and cheeky short […]

Kim Kardashian West Is Bringing Back This Early-Aughts Party Dress

Kim Kardashian West Is Bringing Back This Early-Aughts Party Dress

Kim Kardashian West Is Bringing Back This Early-Aughts Party Dress Kim Kardashian West loves herself a throwback trend. Lately, she has been pulling flip-flop heels from the ’90s: she’s worn the controversial thong sandal on multiple occasions. Before that, vintage Jean Paul Gaultier was her obsession; she still favors the slinky mesh pieces from that same decade. Now, she’s […]

Why Beige is, Surprisingly, 2019’s Least Boring Trend

Why Beige is, Surprisingly, 2019’s Least Boring Trend

Why Beige is, Surprisingly, 2019’s Least Boring Trend “What’s with all this otherworldly iridescence?” a friend texted me after the Fall 2018 runway shows had wrapped. She’d noticed an abundance of spacey, oil-slick-effect garments at the Sies Marjan, Maison Margiela and Balmain shows and was hoping her fashion bellwether (me) could explain their existence. Right […]

Dior designer wins fans by putting feminism above femininity

Dior designer wins fans by putting feminism above femininity

Maria Grazia Chiuri collects Légion d’honneur hours after her latest haute couture show  This dolls’ house dress – a collaboration between Maria Grazia Chiuri and artist Penny Slinger – closed the show. Photograph: Ian Langsdon/EPA For Maria Grazia Chiuri, creative director of Christian Dior, fashion is about the world stage rather than the catwalk. A […]

Kenzo Names Felipe Oliveira Baptista Its New Creative Director

Kenzo Names Felipe Oliveira Baptista Its New Creative Director

Kenzo Names Felipe Oliveira Baptista Its New Creative Director Just six days after Carol Lim and Humberto Leon presented their final collection as co-creative directors of Kenzo, the brand’s owner, LVMH, has named their successor. Felipe Oliveira Baptista will be Kenzo’s new creative director, taking over on July 1. Oliveira Baptista comes to Kenzo from Lacoste, […]

Could Climate Change Anxiety Be the Reason for Summer’s Surf-inspired Trend?

Could Climate Change Anxiety Be the Reason for Summer’s Surf-inspired Trend?

Could Climate Change Anxiety Be the Reason for Summer’s Surf-inspired Trend? Imagine gently swaying palm trees, a gaggle of young women wearing brightly coloured bikinis lying on towels in the sand and a handful of tanned, muscled surfers riding the crest of a wave at sunrise. This was the beach-party paradise portrayed in ’60s films […]