As promised, Daphne Guinness performed an her art installation in the windows of Barneys yesterday. Behind a frosted glass screen, Daphne got dressed for the Metropolitan Costume Institute Gala in an Alexander McQueen creation - of course. In front of hundreds of keen viewers and a helper,...

The windows feature twenty-six complete looks from Guinness's extensive archives, ten of which were created by Alexander McQueen. Also included are ensembles from Haider Ackermann, Balmain, Chanel, Oscar de la Renta, Hauliuetrige, David Koma, Hogan McLaughlin, Rick Owens, Gareth Pugh,...

) What is the point? Is Daphne Guinness trying to build herself a profile of fashion performance artist? Desperate for the type of attention celebrities get? Is she showing off? Or perhaps she lost a bet and had to do this (that would be the only reasonable explanation.) If you are at work,...

the Guinness family is one of the world's foremost haute couture collectors and the exhibit will showcase never before seen designs of Alexander McQueen and other haute couture pieces from Chanel, Christian Lacroix, Dior and Valentino. Other designers represented at this exhibition will be...

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curated, encompasses over 100 garments and accessories from Guinness's personal collection, plus films and images of and by her. She describes herself "not a muse," but more like "a bee," going from one designer to another — which explains the wide array of McQueen, Alaia, Tom Ford, Dolce &...

friend of the late Alexander McQueen, the exhibition will include more than two dozen McQueen garments that have never been displayed. Also featured will be extraordinary haute couture from Chanel, Dior, Givenchy, Lacroix, and Valentino, as well as demi-couture by Azzedine Alaïa, Tom Ford,...

As promised, Daphne Guinness performed an her art installation in the windows of Barneys yesterday. Behind a frosted glass screen, Daphne got dressed for the Metropolitan Costume Institute Gala in an Alexander McQueen creation – of course. In front of hundreds of keen viewers and a helper,...

museum and collector and I am so glad that she chose to share her pieces with the world. Daphne Guinness: Dress by Chanel There are a lot of Alexander McQueen pieces, as well as Karl Lagerfeld for Chanel, John Galliano for Chrisitan Dior, and Azzedine Alaïa, Dolce & Gabbana, Rick Owens,...

uk Window Dressing: Daphne Guinness Gets Ready for the Met Ball at Barneys StyleBistro Daphne Guinness attends the Barneys New York celebration of Fashion's Night Out at Barneys New York on September 10, 2010 in New York City. (Getty Images)more pics " Daphne Guinness Who loves Daphne...

 

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