A suitcase filled with $15,000 worth of Russell Simmons jewelry was reportedly stolen when one of Mr. Simmons’ employees left it in the hallway of a Bleecker Street building for about 30 minutes. [P6]
Heidi Klum says that Project Runway will get a facelift on Lifetime that will include some more catch Read More
Bank Street is a funny place. A man who makes mixed-media rock ‘n’ roll art, combining old pictures of Mick or Neil or Bob with "nail polish and pieces of burlap combined with gold leaf paint," just bought an expensive 166 Bank Street penthouse from a woman who hosts Germany’s Next Topmodel and Read More
When Lifetime announced in early April that it had managed to yank Project Runway, for $150 million, from its longtime home on Bravo, the only people who seemed happy about the deal were Harvey Weinstein, Project Runway’s producer, whose production company will now get paid $1 million per episode instead of the $600,000 he was Read More
There are only 13 days till the Project Runway finale airs. And while we have a few ideas about who’s going to win—thanks to a certain little bird—the anticipation continues to build. Last night, Bravo aired one of those reality TV reunion episodes, in which almost everyone comes back to the show, Read More
Victoria Beckham (a.k.a. Posh Spice) had chosen a clear winner by the time all five of Project Runway’s finalists—Chris March, Christian Siriano, Rami Kashou, Sweet P and Jillian Lewis—finished showing their collections in the Tent at Bryant Park this morning. But while speaking to the Daily Transom, the singer and Marc Jacobs muse Read More
Remember Daniel Vosovic from the second season of Project Runway? Well, the 26-year-old budding designer has been keeping very busy since his successful stint on the Bravo reality show (he won five design challenges). He may have lots of balls in the air, but when it comes to starting his own fashion label, Read More
Sarah Jessica Parker, the actress who is frequently confused soap-opera-fan-style with Carrie Bradshaw, the character she portrayed on HBO hit series Sex and the City, who was a writer and not a fashion designer anyway (and based on former Observer scribe Candace Bushnell, btw), has been rewarded for being the beneficiary of a fantastic Read More
Vanity Fair’s James Wolcott summed it up best when he wrote, “It’s time to thread that sewing machine, flex those tattoos, and give Tim Gunn something to murmur about before he tidies off like a tight, smart, walking umbrella, to borrow K Tynan‘s peerless description of John Gielgud.” Mr. Wolcott was referring Read More
When the new season of Bravo TV’s reality series Project Runway debuts on Wednesday, you might notice a change of scenery.
After three seasons housed in the luxury high-rise Atlas building at 66 West 38th Street, the show’s competing designers were relocated this summer to the equally luxe New Gotham building at Read More
Project Runway judge Heidi Klum finds America restrictive in many ways, but its citizens can always wear whatever they want, the 34-year-old says in an AP story published this afternoon.
“Well, you can’t go naked,” she reportedly added.
That’s probably a good thing, too. Particularly for Ms. Read More