Paris Fashion Week: Men

January 26, 2015 | By Heidi Ellison | Shopping

Peekaboo Penises and Butt Plugs The men’s fashion shows in Paris last week were far more exciting than usual. This year, for the first time, men’s penises popped out of their garments on the runway, courtesy of Rick Owens (now … Read More

Roman d’une Garde-robe

November 5, 2013 | By Madeleine Czigler | Shopping

Fashionista of the Past Imagine opening the door of a fabulous dressing room belonging to a stylish Parisienne of yesterday. The lady in question is Alice Alleaume, whose family was closely linked to such Paris couture houses as Worth, Lanvin, … Read More


October 2, 2013 | By Madeleine Czigler | Shopping

Wearable Sculpture Spruced up after a four-year renovation, the Palais Galliera, Musee de la Mode de la Ville de Paris (10, a venue Pierre 1er de Serbie, 75116 Paris; tel.: 01 56 52 86 00) fashion museum has reopened its doors … Read More

Summer 2013 Fashion

October 7, 2012 | By Madeleine Czigler | Shopping

Back to the Fashion Future From Dior to YSL to Dries Van Noten, fashion’s infatuation with 1950s classicism and 1960s bohemian chic is still very much the story for summer 2013. One of the most talented interpreters of this mid-century … Read More