Humor Chic fashion satire blog by aleXsandro Palombo. It’s funny how the fashion flock can sometimes take themselves so seriously. Add some tongue-in-cheek insider observations and it’s Humor Chic!feature_articlealeXsandro Palombo (yes, the a is small, the X is a capital as is the P to represent the Latin symbols for Pax Christi) likes to think of himself as the father of fashion satire.He has just the right amount of wit and whimsy to poke a very manicured finger right back […]
Armani Teatro in Milan, that’s the Armani Theater in English! Following suit from from the Giorgio Armani Menswear live stream fashion shows during Milan Menswear Fashion Week, we now have a bird’s eye view of the women’s collections during Milan Fashion Week. Make yourself a bowel of Pasta Milano, pour a glass of Barolo, and sit back and enjoy the Emporio Armani Live stream this Friday. On Saturday, a cappucino is in order to watch the Giorgio Armani Womenswear collection. […]
“With the end of the last decade’s heady maximalism behind us, and the dawn of a new era upon us with a loud call being heard for palette cleansing essentials in a time when the economy ain’t so pretty, many are looking for easy, fuss-free propositions that are not only right for the times, but right for the future even.The day of instantly recognizable runway pieces is long gone and many venerable labels are looking back at not only their […]
When you are looking for a modern detail to update your look, think about a clustered blast of raw, haphazard crystals. The new bling has a gritty, offhanded elegance reminiscent of rock candy or shattered glass.What’s modern is not the cheap trick sparkly bling many of us associate with pave phone cases, cloyingly cute crystal encrusted novelty doodads, or glittering from a too tight T-shirt. Crystals now have an irregularity to them that looks fresh.
OSCAR Fashion- Red Carpet Photos Arrivals – 2010. OSCAR FashionThe Oscars Red Carpet Photos- Arrivals – 201082nd Annual Academy AwardsStay tuned as we share the gorgeous red carpet fashion from tonight’s Oscars… photos added regularly so please check back for more.>> More Red Carpet fashion & styleOur lead photo, right is of Anna Kendrick in a Elie Saab haute couture gown.So far, we are loving Maggie Gyllenhaal in a Dries Von Noten blue print gown, Charlize Theron, and Diane Krueger […]
Fashion designers of the decade. Our fashion savants, and vintage experts, Andrea Perini and Naveed Hussain of VagabondNYC have culled some of their thoughts from the past 10 years and have put together this quick-study crib sheet of what influences in fashion are worth remembering and collecting from the decade and why.
To make all you shoe fanatics jealous, I had the distinct pleasure of attending two major shoe events in the same day- the Manolo Blahnik spring preview and the unveiling of the world’s largest shoe department at Galeries Lafayette, Paris.
Or, how I spent my summer vacation, Part Due…From the windows of Max MaraVenice is quite the chic shopping mecca with Gucci, Fendi, Prada, Giorgio Armani, Zegna, Hermes, Chanel, and almost any luxury brand that you can think of in the vicinity of the ubiquitous Carnevale masks and Murano millifiore glass chotseka tourist shops. Yes, there are some rather major contemporary glass shops thrown in the mix, but it is heaven for the figurine junkie!We’ve looked at what’s in store […]
The Paris Insider shares the 7 Deadly Paris Fashion Sins on How NOT to look like a tourist… As summer vacations start approaching, some have a tendency to toss polished clothing aside and pack a suitcase full of Sunday “around the house” favorites. Richard Nahem, our number-one American in Paris tour guide shares his gripes about what not to wear while vacationing in Paris– or any major metropolitan city for that matter– to avoid looking like a fugly tourist. […]
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While filming ‘Bruno: Delicious Journeys Through America For The Purpose Of Making Heterosexual Males Visibly Uncomfortable In The Presence Of A Gay Foreigner In A Mesh T-Shirt’ during Milan’s Fashion Week, comedian Sacha Baron Cohen stomped the runway of designer Agatha Ruiz de la Prada’s fashion show.No, the powers that be were not amused.