In the Haus: Lady Gaga's Team Spirit

The blogosphere recently went, well, gaga when rumors surfaced that Nicola Formichetti might take over the revived Thierry Mugler label. Though Gareth Pugh was reportedly in the running for the…

Good Ink: DBA Makes Its Mark

If you ask just about anyone to list the contents of their carryall, you’re apt to find something decidedly more old-fashioned than requisite BlackBerrys and iPods: the pen. More than…

Lea T. and the Rise of the Modern Muse

With debates surrounding models’ size, skin color, and provenance showing little signs of waning, suffice it to say “diversity” remains the most fashionable of bywords these days. Last month, Riccardo…

Fashion Forward: Korea's Global Trek

Back in 2007, Seoul was designated 2010′s World Design Capital. While the honor was given in recognition of the city’s burgeoning industrial design scene, its fashion sector is currently primed…

Just Beachy: Summer's New Essentials

Readying oneself for the beach this season–be it Saint Tropez or Santa Monica–necessarily entails more than just a gym membership renewal. Beyond the requisite crunches, there are of course bikinis…

Fit For Consumption: Fashion's Branded Future

With the imminent launch of Belvedere’s Pink Grapefruit flavor, the vodka purveyor is set to open a 6,000-square-foot pop-up shop across the street from Matthew Williamson’s Meatpacking District boutique. The…

The In Crowd: Sourcing (and Funding) Fashion's Future

When Helen Brown co-founded Dublin-based crowdfunding fashion site Catwalkgenius.com, she sought a means of making consumer experiences more interactive. This, she knew, was something then sorely lacking in the retail…

Together, Again: Camper Fall 2010

Camper has always toed the line, so to speak, between simplicity and quirkiness. Known for its multi-hued, multi-functional footwear, the Barcelona-based brand prides itself on creating comfortable, durable shoes that…

In the Bag: BOYY Takes Bangkok

Montreal-born Jesse Dorsey met his Bangkok-reared business partner Wannasiri Kongman in New York while the former was a musician and the latter was a student at FIT. Dividing their time…

Happy Anniversary: Dr. Martens Turns 50

Dr. Martens has long-occupied a unique space in Britain’s cultural and sartorial history. Long before they became the off-duty footwear of choice for It-girls like Agyness Deyn and Alice Dellal,…