The Trends That Dominated the 2019 SAG Awards Red Carpet

There was no missing Betty Gilpin, Angela Bassett (in Georges Chakra), Darren Criss (in custom Emporio Armani) or Melissa McCarthy in their shimmering metallic gray looks. John Krasinski, Henry Golding (in Tom Ford), Michael B. Jordan (in Louis Vuitton), Anthony Ramos, Eddie Griffin and Mahershala Ali (in Ermenegildo Zegna XXX) were not afraid to experiment with […]

Does Society Need Andrew Dice Clay?

“I get it, girls. It’s rape.” Andrew Dice Clay was contemplating Harvey Weinstein while pacing the stage at the Laugh Factory on New Year’s weekend, a 320-person club inside the Tropicana in Las Vegas, a casino with $10 tables and zero inferiority complex about it. “But for guys in here 50 or 60 years old, […]

Boucheron Celebrates a Face-Lift

PARIS — On a dark and bitterly cold January night this week, hundreds of guests in black tie, fur and assorted diamonds and emeralds descended upon the Place Vendôme, lit by the flames of scores of flickering candles set on the pavement. The reason for the celebration? The official unveiling of 26 Place Vendôme, the […]

What will Brexit mean for the Irish fashion industry?

London Fashion Week is less than a month away but, with Brexit on a knife edge, many designers and small-time manufacturers showing on the fringes are conflicted about whether the bi-annual catwalk event will hold anything for them. A slowdown in customer spending on the high street has triggered similar cautiousness in the rag trade. […]