I think Alber Elbaz probably prefers a piece of chocolate before bedtime more than most women... While I'm a lover of all that is Lanvin, this quote really, really annoyed me. "For me, all women around the world are alike. They all like a red dress, they all like a bit of chocolate before...

Tilda Swinton and Alber Elbaz more photos› When the curtain opened after last night's show celebrating Alber Elbaz's tenth anniversary at Lanvin, the designer himself was on stage. He thanked all the people in the audience who helped him realize his dream. "I love you," he said, then sang...

And a very important year, at that, for one of our favorite designers and fashion personalities, Alber Elbaz. 2012 marks his 10th anniversary as creative director at French fashion house Lanvin – and a lot has a happened since his first collection in 2002. Born in Morocco and raised in Tel...

Sometimes I wonder why so many of the great fashion designers are men. It does seem odd that they seem to have a better idea of how a woman should dress, doesn't it? But then I read quotes like this one from Alber Elbaz, and I see that he most definitely does understand how a woman wants to...

With another round of Paris collections wrapped, feted by fans and loyalists, and analyzed every which way by our crack fashion team, we bring you our picks of the fall season, in no particular order... "Alber Elbaz's user-friendly approach has the advantage of no-brainer prettiness and...

Yulia Kharlapanova, Irina Kulikova, Britt Maren, and Julia Nobis more photos› At Barneys New York yesterday afternoon for a presentation of Lanvin's Fall collection, Alber Elbaz was feeling wistful. Barneys is the place he met his partner 18 years ago, he told the assembled crowd of...

Cult followings and Vogue editorials aside, staging a massive show in China is the latest way to show the world you're a fashion force to be reckoned with. And so, Thursday night Alber Elbaz & Co. descended on the posh Beijing Hotel to present a 61-model, 70-look fall '12 runway show, marking...

Tel Aviv's Shenkar College — whose most famous student, Alber Elbaz, remains a devoted alumnus — is as much an engineering school as it is an art and design school. The equal emphasis played out on the runway of its graduating fashion class during Tel Aviv Fashion Week as the university's...

are a girl's bestie, then Lanvin's latest cruise collection will have the shopping class feeling quite popular. Whether you're partial to canary or colorless, pear-cut or cushion, Lanvin's got you covered, head-to-toe, with more gems than Jacob the Jeweler—the 2D version, that is. The...

Should the sight of Prada's ad campaign in every fashion magazine not be enough for you this fall, Steven Meisel has started shooting videos to accompany his seasonal photographs. And it is fun to see the models try their hand at acting and hear their still-girlish voices (the...

 

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