The Sartorialists

by / on September 10, 2012 at 1:07 pm / in Fashion & Style, The Sartorialists

Show Us Your Fall Fashion The “Different Is Cool Way” with Lookbook

Hey, it’s September!  Or, as it’s known in fashion circles, the most important month of the sartorial year. Fashion magazines produce their largest issues of the year in September [this [...]

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by / on June 19, 2012 at 1:39 pm / in Fashion & Style, Painting/Drawing, Sculpture, The Sartorialists

Love Forever: Yayoi Kusama & Louis Vuitton collaborate on artistic line of accessories

Louis Vuitton’s Marc Jacobs is well known for his love of popular culture and Japanese avant-garde art [remember his 2002 Louis Vuitton collab with Takashi Murakami?].  Jacobs is, once again, [...]

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by / on June 12, 2012 at 11:39 am / in A Different POV, Fashion & Style, Photography, The Sartorialists, Uncategorized

Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night…

 [One of the chicest women in the world: Iris Apfel, born 1921.] Dylan Thomas wrote the poem “Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night” about his desire for his [...]

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by / on May 19, 2012 at 10:49 pm / in Fashion & Style, The Sartorialists

Jean Paul Goude-fashion’s iconic image wizard teases us with Candy

Like the majority of fashion followers, I’m a huge Jean Paul Goude fan – his fashion photography over the years has been inspiration to me – from forming Grace Jones’ inimitable style [...]

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by / on May 9, 2012 at 1:55 pm / in Arts & Entertainment, Dance, Fashion & Style, The Sartorialists

Lanvin’s Alber Elbaz puts the “camp” in “campaign”

          For the Fall//Winter 2011 campaign, Lanvin’s Creative Director, Alber Elbaz decided to do something a little different – use gorgeous super models Raquel Zimmerman, Karen Elson, Lowell [...]

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by / on April 19, 2012 at 11:02 pm / in Fashion & Style, The Sartorialists

The Fashion Eccentrics: Isabella Blow

Isabella Blow, an Englishwoman of aristocratic background, was one of the most influential people in 20th century avant garde fashion – she is credited with starting the careers of Alexander [...]

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by / on April 19, 2012 at 10:54 pm / in Fashion & Style, The Sartorialists

The Fashion Eccentrics: Daphne Guinness

The Honourable Daphne Guinness is another one-of-a-kind eccentric.  She has the wealth to patronize the haute couture and is one of only a handful of women left on earth who [...]

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by / on February 11, 2012 at 5:48 pm / in Fashion & Style, The Sartorialists, Videos

Kate Moss hologram

Here’s a video of the cinematic and deeply moving finale of McQueen’s Fall/Winter 2006 show, featuring a hologram of the then scandal-besieged supermodel Kate Moss.  It was Lee’s way of [...]

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by / on February 11, 2012 at 5:26 pm / in Fashion & Style, The Muses, The Sartorialists

Savage Beauty: Alexander McQueen Retrospective at The Met

Making his way through the Costume Institute’s Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty press preview this morning at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, milliner Philip Treacy, whose creations are prominently featured in the show, [...]

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