Chicago-based Hart Schaffner Marx, the suit retailer favored by Barack Obama, has added this to its homepage: “Dressing Presidential. Pick Your Power Suit. President-elect Barack Obama Found His at Hart Schaffner Marx.” [WWD]
Marc Jacobs would like to marry Lorenzo Martone, if the latter will have him. [The Cut] Read More
Felix Gillette looks at CNN, which might want to rename itself The Corpulent News Network.
How did the story of Hillary Clinton as Secretary of State appointee begin? John Koblin traces the story as it made its way from NBC’s Andrea Mitchell to every other media outlet imaginable. "It has unspooled in Read More
On the evening of Wednesday, Nov. 12, Style.com’s executive fashion director, Candy Pratts Price, was standing in the bar of Bergdorf Goodman’s seventh-floor restaurant wearing a black Calvin Klein minidress and black bejeweled Edmundo Castillo ankle boots, surrounded by 200 of her nearest and dearest, there to celebrate her new book, American Fashion Accessories.
Most people think it all started with Madonna. It was subtle: She’d take the stage at an awards show, and before the clapping even died down you could hear it: “Thank kyeew . Thank kyeeew .” Suddenly she wasn’t some naughty Catholic girl from the Motor City. She sounded sort of … continental. All proper, Read More
It’s not easy to attract attention in Times Square. It takes an entourage, a Ricky Martin sighting, high-sulfur daytime fireworks promoting the new ESPN boîte , or some shirtless wonder sporting an anaconda around his neck to distract from the marvels of signage everywhere. Broadway is buried in frivolity these days.
But people noticed Candy Read More