"Excuse me! Excuse me!” Shove! Shove!
The tall PR chick with the headset and the plangent voice was clearly intent on publicly buggering me with her clipboard if I did not get the hell out of her way and allow her to escort some celeb or other to its front-row seat.
The Read More
The guest list of the Marc Jacobs show on Feb. 16 is being cut from 2,000 (1,100 seated and 900 standing) to 700 (with 500 seated and 200 standing), making it an even more exclusive affair than usual with only "one or two" celebrities attending. [WWD]
Nicole Richie put an end to Read More
While some fashion houses have had to trim down their staff and bow out of runway shows, Oscar de la Renta says that his company has had a good year. He’s recently been able to hire even more staff and plans to put on two shows during New York Fashion Week–one for press and one Read More
Noted fashion photographer and America’s Next Top Model judge Nigel Barker is the proud father of a baby girl. [Us Weekly]
Doo Ri plans to launch a lower-priced, secondary line next year featuring leather jackets, leather leggings, silk-screened t-shirts, and jersey dresses. A name for the line has not yet been chosen. Read More
Sensitive celebrity stylist Rachel Zoe, who was spotted hanging around Art Basel Miami Beach last week, resurfaced at a Los Angeles fundraiser on Sunday. Maybe she’d simply fallen victim to the festival’s catering cutbacks, but observers couldn’t help but notice that the very slender Ms. Zoe was looking particularly angular Read More
The parties at Miami Art Basel, which this year runs from Dec. 4 through Dec. 7, are always decadent. And judging from this week’s underwhelming party scene here in New York, some of our socials departed earlier in the week for the pool and rooftop parties in hotels a little further south. While the mega-fetes Read More
After a two month trial, designer Anand Jon was found guilty of sexually assaulting seven aspiring models, the youngest of whom was 14. [LA Times]
Billionaire Ron Perelman and ex-wife Patricia Duff will return to court next month, this time to discuss the order of protection daughter Caleigh filed against her mother Read More
Rachel Zoe on being called a "pox" by the Times‘ Ginia Bellafante: “It was the strangest thing in the world for someone who has never met me to accuse me of making our society superficial. Judging the state of society based on me? A ‘pox’? This show is not an effort to solve Read More
It turns out that celebrity stylist Rachel Zoe is not as thick-skinned as you would expect of someone who has spent so much time standing alongside such oft-photographed personalities as Lindsay Lohan and Nicole Richie. In the most recent episode of The Rachel Zoe Project, which was filmed earlier this year, Ms. Zoe Read More
Today’s review of The Rachel Zoe Project in the Times is a little mean and a little extreme with accusations—and sort of perfect.
One of our favorite paragraphs:
Given that Ms. Zoe is already a pox on humanity — exploiting an aesthetic of dissipation, invading our collective consciousness and spraying it Read More