“I’ve never experienced an Oscars that’s as apathetic and unenthusiastic as this one,” said Cameron Silver, the owner of Decades, a vintage couture boutique on Melrose Avenue in West Hollywood. Leading ladies like Nicole Kidman, Chloë Sevigny, Jennifer Lopez, Marisa Tomei and Rachel Griffiths have all turned to the shop in the past to find Read More
When I was 12, the woman up the road kicked the bucket. The next day, the neighborhood housewives descended on her bungalow, grabbing booty left and right, each claiming that various of the deceased’s personal effects had been promised to her. One particularly assiduous scavenger–who, for the sake of anonymity, I shall refer to as Read More
Cameron Silver was ripping through the racks of previously owned clothes at one of the city’s largest vintage shows, on West 19th Street on Jan. 30, when Mary McFadden brushed by him.
“Oh,” he gasped, spotting the designer, then quickly turning away from her. Mr. Silver, 29, specifically buys clothes by Mary McFadden-and other couturiers Read More