Style Story / Nina Garance DoréThe School of Fashion at Academy of Art University has chosen eight students to debut their thesis collections at New York Fashion Week. The Spring 2016 show marks the 10th anniversary of the School of Fashion's first showing at New York Fashion Week. "In the decade since our first...
Academy of Art University 2016 Graduation Fashion Show Graduates have gone on to such companies as Abercrombie & Fitch, Adidas, Alexander McQueen, Azzedine Alaïa, Banana Republic, BCBGMAXAZRIAGROUP, Blanc de Chine, Burberry, Calvin Klein, Corso Como 10, Chloë, Diane von Fürstenberg, Donna Karan, Gap, Kate Spade, Kiton, L.A.M.B., L'Ecole Lesage...
Sonam Kapoor outshines celebs on Cannes' day 6; Xiao Wen Ju, Lena Meyer-Landrut, Grażyna Torbicka show global style
Fellow ambassador Xiao Wen Ju (appearing for the French cosmetics' giant for the first time) wore a cobalt blue Azzedine Alaïa dress with transparent effects, and excitedly told her 200,000 Instagram followers about the experience; German singer Lena Meyer-Landrut wore Yves Saint Laurent to...
So Goude it Hurts
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Grace Jones, 1981
Thierry Mugler, Vogue France, 1998
Azzedine Alaïa, 1998
Jean Paul Gaultier, 2003
Christian Lacroix, 2003
Marc Jacobs, Harper's Bazaar, 2007
Carolina Beaumont, 1976
Academy of Art University Spring 2016 CollectionsOn Friday, September 11th, eight designers from the School of Fashion at Academy of Art University presented their thesis collections at New York Fashion Week. The Spring 2016 show marked the 10th anniversary of the School of Fashion's first showing at New York Fashion Week. For the Spring...
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I tend to fall for the fashion houses with traditions; I love Raf Simons for Dior, Valentino, Lanvin, Azzedine Alaia andDolce & Gabbana. I do love the playful romantic dresses by Simone Rocha and shoes by...
Finally, Grace Jones' Memoirs Hint Fashion Magazine
Here she is (wearing Azzedine Alaïa) in a classic 80s clip, chatting about fashion, sex, and church with Joan Rivers on The Tonight Show...
Here she is again on The Tonight Show, this time with Johnny Carson, talking more fashion...
Academy of Art University To Present Spring 2016 Collections During 10th Anniversary Showing at New York Fashion WeekThe School of Fashion at Academy of Art University has chosen eight students to debut their thesis collections at New York Fashion Week. The Spring 2016 show marks the 10th anniversary of the School of Fashion's first showing at New York Fashion Week. "In the decade since our first...
Handbag Designer and Glamazon Sara Battaglia In terms of designers, I admire Prada, Azzedine Alaïa, Dolce & Gabbana, Alessandro Dell'Acqua with his collection N21, Fendi and many others.
Your sister Giovanna is a fashion editor, does she ever try to style you and do you let her?
She's a permanent source of inspiration for me and is...
Oprah Winfrey, Katy Perry, Willow Smith, Mariah Carey and Rosie Huntington-Whiteley by Carine Roitfeld and Jean-Paul Goude for Harper's Bazaar Icons The featured celebs even uplift designer pieces from Givenchy, Azzedine Alaia, Dior, Tom Ford, Manolo Blahnik and Ralph Lauren. As pictured above, Mariah Carey portrays Marie Antoinette.
Katy Perry as Elizabeth Taylor
Oprah Winfrey as Glinda the Good Witch
Rosie Huntington-Whiteley as...
White Night in Capri
My look: by Azzedine Alaïa, white "Duffle 6" bag, Alice T-strap studded sandals, both by Saint Laurent, "So Real" sunglasses by Dior, white cuff and earrings, both by Chanel, Limelight Gala watch by Piaget and diamond ring by Vainard Fine Jewellery.
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My Look: Capri Wedding Sandra's Closet
My look: Knitted long gown in gold beige by Azzedine Alaïa, ,
woven lurex tassel necklace
, and , all by Saint Laurent, bohemian headpiece, earrings and necklace, all by Chanel, diamond ring by Vainard Fine Jewellery, Mitza ring by Dior Haute Joaillerie, Lady Excalibur watch by Roger...
Azzedine Alaïa Couture Show vs. Harry Potter Premiere) Besides who needs Vogue when you have noteworthy guests such as Kanye West, Donatella Versace, and Sofia Coppola (whose wedding dress could be Alaïa designed) at your show?
Which would you choose: Azzedine Alaïa's couture show or the Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part Two premiere?...
Thoughts on couture: Part II
Is it impossible for someone of my generation to mention the fashion icon that is Azzedine Alaïa without reverting to Clueless references? I guess so, although it makes sense considering he hasn't showed any collections to the press during my own fashion-formative years. However, I've been...
Les Paradis Artificiels: Couture AestheticsI'm rather excited about this last Couture fashion week: it has had unexpected highs (Giambattista Valli's first collection) and lows (Dior's trademark without Galliano seems to be somewhat lost), new collections by long-established industry members (I'm talking Azzedine Alaïa) and... lots of...
Paris Hilton Unrecognizable In 'V Magazine''
All Photos Courtesy of 'V Magazine'
Paris Hilton in Versace, Azzedine Alaïa, and Alexander McQueen for 'V Magazine.'
All Photos Courtesy of 'V Magazine'
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Harry Potter, Not Haute Couture, for Anna Wintour2011
The animosity between Vogue's Anna Wintour and coutourier Azzedine Alaia is no secret, the latter having told WWD that Wintour "behaves like a dictator and everyone is terrified of her." Be that as it may, is that same animosity to account for Wintour snubbing Alaia's Haute Couture show...
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