• Beauty
    Madonna Brings Her Skin-Care Line MDNA Skin to the U.S.

    “I’m tired of hearing people complain here that they can’t get it in America,” Madonnasaid of her skin-care line, MDNA Skin, which is making its way Stateside three years after its launch in Japan. Madonna codeveloped the entire range — which reads as her name without the vowels or the second “N” — of which […]

  • Celeb Style
    Victoria Beckham Seeks Legal Advice Over Ad Depicting Her As Anorexic

    Victoria Beckham is seeking legal advice after learning recently of a British takeout restaurant using her cartoon likeness in advertisements. Sidhu’s Golden Fish and Chips in Wallsend, England depicted the designer in an emaciated form wearing nothing more than a bikini and sash that reads “Anorexic Fashion Icon.” The controversial ad also compares her slender […]

  • Fashion
    Ashley Graham Fronts Marina Rinaldi Fall Ads

    GRAHAM REDUX: Marina Rinaldi has once again tapped Ashley Graham to front its advertising campaign. Lensed by South Korean photographer Hong Jang Hyun, the images for fall are in black and white. This is a return for Graham, who was the face of Marina Rinaldi’s spring campaign, photographed by Emma Tempest, and strengthens her bond with […]

  • Health
    Primark Recalls Men’s Flip-Flops Due to Fears Over Cancer-Causing Chemical

    FASHION FLOP: Primark said on Monday that it has recalled a style of men’s flip-flops because they contain levels of a cancer-causing chemical called chrysene. The flip-flops, which were available in three colors — blue, khaki and black — were sold between January 4 and June 2. The retailer, which is owned by Associated British […]

  • Fashion
    Kipling Teams With Urban Outfitters

    MONKEY BUSINESS: Kipling is following the recent trajectory of Nineties-popular brands looking for a modern-day reboot. The label has teamed with Urban Outfitterson a collection of bags, fanny packs and duffles reminiscent of the styles that made it famous in the decade of Britney Spears. The collection, which goes live today, ranges in price from […]

  • Fashion
    Tokyo Street Fashion Gets the Blahs

    The kids aren’t all right. A cocktail of social uncertainties has provoked the youth culture fashion in Tokyo’s Harajuku neighborhood to reach a beige fever pitch. Observers say Instagram selfies have made street peacocking an unnecessary pursuit. Cyberbullying has made young, impressionable style-boppers hesitant to try risky looks. And Olympic construction — where Tokyo-ites are […]

  • Fashion
    Jordyn Woods Collaborates With Addition Elle

    Jordyn Woods is teaming with Addition Elle. The curvy model, who is also Kylie Jenner’s best friend, will partner with the Canadian plus-size retailer on a line of apparel. While Woods has modeled for the company before, which is best known for its lingerie collaborations with Ashley Graham, this is the first time she’s produced […]

  • Fashion
    Jason Wu to Debut Namesake Fragrance

    If Jason Wu’s first fragrance looks familiar, it’s probably because the bottle bears a striking resemblance to the “Fragrance Box Clutch” that walked the runway of his fall 2017 show. This is just one example of how the eau de parfum, which hits counters in August, ties in to Wu’s decade-old ready-to-wear line in nearly […]

  • Fashion
    Swizz Beatz Accuses Balenciaga of Copying Ruff Ryders Shirt

    DEJA VU: Balenciaga is the latest Kering brand to be faced with accusations of plagiarism. Music producer Swizz Beatz has accused the French fashion house of ripping off a shirt produced by Ruff Ryders, the record label founded by his uncles and aunt, in its latest men’s collection. This comes after Gucci creative director Alessandro […]