For as long as we can remember, the best game during sleepovers/on late-night drug binges/in girly blogs has been Fuck/Marry/Kill. If you are unaware of how the rules work, they’re pretty simple: you pick three people who share a similar Venn Diagram overlap (such as Disney princes, former prime ministers or Scientologist movie stars) and then go around in a circle announcing which of the individuals you would sleep with, marry or kill. One fate for each person, and no overlapping. So you can’t marry two people, nor can you opt out of killing one of them.
Fun, right? And now the game has been taken to a new level by Jennifer Wright and Ashley Cardiff of TheGloss.com, who have made a web series off the same concept with a slightly less blue name: Wed, Bed, or Dead. And guess what? It’s the Fashion Week edition!
It’s ironic that Yvonne Force Villareal, a woman known for blending the worlds of fashion and art, started her career off with an art installation where almost everybody was naked.
A dozen years ago, the non-profit Art Production Fund launched with a show of naked models standing and slouching, for hours, on the floor of Read More
A Single Man
Running time 99 minutes
Written and directed by Tom Ford
Starring Colin Firth, Julianne Moore, Matthew Goode, Nicholas Hoult
Hairy-chested design guru Tom Ford may have learned how to sew a seam straight when he ran Gucci, but that doesn’t qualify him to direct movies. Fashion is not film, and A Read More
A press conference this afternoon with CFDA president Diane von Furstenberg, IMG Fashion senior vice president Fern Mallis, and Mayor Michael Bloomberg confirmed that Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week will be moving from Bryant Park to Lincoln Center’s Damrosch Park beginning in September 2010. [FWD]
After being thrown into the public spotlight, Jason Wu has Read More
African-American designer B. Michael does not support the Black Artists Association’s disappointment with Michelle Obama over not wearing a black designer to the inauguration. “I understand their sensitivity and respect their right to express it,” he said. “I personally believe it is an unfair expectation to place on the First Lady. Fashion is subjective and Read More
It’s likely that Chanel will lay off 200 employees by December 31st. [Guardian]
Christina Aguilera might be bringing her dubious personal style to the masses via a line for Topshop. [The Cut]
Ping-pong loving shoe designer Stuart Weitzman is hosting an online search for an "ultimate fan" to challenge him to a match at Read More
Colin Firth on Tom Ford‘s directorial debut in A Single Man, in which he’s starring: "If he turns his hand to this with the brilliance that he’s turned his hand to everything else that he’s ever done in his life, it’ll be a masterpiece." [Vogue UK]
Anna Wintour would like to get Read More
Marc Jacobs, along with Kate Moss and Justin Timberlake, are confirmed to co-chair the Metropolitan Museum’s Costume Institute Gala in May with Anna Wintour. [Vogue UK]
The new celebrity trend is not to wear the actual designer handbag, but rather the dust bag in which it is sold, as seen on Keira Read More
Victoria Beckham has been announced as the face of Emporio Armani underwear collection for women; her husband, David Beckham, has been modeling for the men’s collection. [Vogue UK]
Ms. Beckham is also reportedly running in the New York City marathon this Sunday. [NBC via Racked]
Designer Tom Read More
Despite his catch phrases, Project Runway winner Christian Siriano is struggling to transform his reality TV fame into sales. [WSJ]
Tom Ford on the rumor that he’s difficult to work for: "I don’t think I’m a megalomaniac, though you’d have to ask the people who work with me. Either we click or Read More