Charles Worth was the first fashion designer. Charles Frederick Worth was the first dressmaker to put a label on his dresses and the first to sell his own designs to the customers, rather than let them dictate the cuts they ... Continue reading →

Editor-at-Large April 26, 2011 - My fashion savvy readers are probably groaning right now, thinking that this is not new or exciting information, but in fact, not everyone knew that Margiela is a very...secretive person. (I'll bet he hangs out with Banksy.) I had mentioned the gorgeous...

But don't get excited people, it is a poor representation of what used to be one of the finest fashion houses in the world. Read more Fashion Facts: Image from Met Museum .

We're two weeks into the New Year and couldn't be more thrilled about all of the exciting fashion reporting that is to come! And on that note, we've made it our number one resolution to provide you, dear readers, with loads of exemplary fashion facts and outfit inspiration to keep you on trend...

Kitty cats, some may think that it is ludicrous to spend a small fortune on Designer Sunglasses, but when you think of such a splurge in terms of Jersey Shore's Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino, who recently stated, "Fashion Fact: Most people make the assumption that I wear trendy shades the...

The interesting debate around the invention of the trench coat is which brand is responsible? Burberry and Aquascutum both claim to have "invented" the trench coat, however Aquascutum's design dates back to 1850, whereas Burberry's first trench was in 1901. Thomas Burberry invented...

Charles Worth was the first fashion designer. Charles Frederick Worth was the first dressmaker to put a label on his dresses and the first to sell his own designs to the customers, rather than let them dictate the cuts they ... Continue reading →

There's no telling who – of the famous ones – wore it first, but the truth is that UGGs, much like jeggings and Hunter rubber boots became this huge fashion epidemic that kept on spreading out of control. And you know what you can do when it just outgrows you? This: Today, dahlings, the...

I keep seeing glitter everywhere! And where there's no glitter, there's definitely a good place to place glitter, if you catch my drift! But while I still keep my glitter – self in the closet, braver people are out there, taking care of the daily glitter needs of the world! Hence this...

Because reading / browsing through so much material is nothing unless I find that 'sparkle' to ignite my fashion interest. Now: you know I like visiting Garance Dore's website every now and then, see what she's been up to. And I happen to find a little sparkle there. Something to brighten...

 

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