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céline, dior, and fashion in the year of the woman.

sunday right before the sag awards, lvmh announced that hedi slimane was taking over as creative director at céline. “taking over” is the appropriate phrase here, because as vanessa friedman of the new york times put it, “he’s everything;” his official title is artistic, creative, and image director and his role will be extending to men’s, couture, and fragrances. it’s…
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pre-fall 2018: brock collection.

can you believe that fall 2018 fashion week—i mean month—is less than a month away? so crazy. i’ve been stalking the pre-fall collections to gain some insight into what the next big things are and i loved this one from brock collection. i first got turned on to them a few years ago, and i love their take on grown…
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throwback: balenciaga fall 2007.

fall 2017 has become known as the season of the blazer, but i remember the last time the runways, editors, and buyers were all about the blazer and it was fall 2007. nicolas ghesquière presented an absolutely stellar collection for balenciaga that was an homage to street style and the high-low mix. remember when everyone had the coin trim scarf from…
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spring/summer 2018 paris: proenza schouler.

couture shows have been going on in paris the last week or so, but also mixed in were some strictly resort shows (like miu miu) and some resort/spring mashups, like rodarte, monique lhuillier, and proenza schouler. lazaro hernandez and jack mccollough announced back in january that they were not only aligning their shows to the couture calendar, but also presenting…
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