Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

  • Blogs

    September 6, 2012

    See A Giant Gumball Machine Filled With Cupcakes

    [See More Edible News: Restaurants Are Watching You | Burger King's Limited-Addition Chicken Menu for the Fall] Los Angeles may have a cupcake ATM machine, but New York is about to take the cupcake dispensing business up a notch with a six foot gumball machine that dispenses cupcakes. Cult bakery ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 14, 2010

    Fashion Week: Betsey Johnson Takes a Punked-Out Victory Lap, Herchcovitch:Alexandre Misses the Mothership

    David Wentworth​Betsey Johnson's road has been rocky lately; no wonder she wanted a lift. But surfeit financial problems could not dampen the irresistible spirit of her "Le Tour de Betsey" runway show on Monday night, the designer's long-overdue return to Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week.

  • Blogs

    September 12, 2010

    Fashion Week: Cynthia Rowley Dots the Scene

    ​Fashion Week and food do not often intersect--the grand Lincoln Center lobby is overrun with editorialistas sipping free Fiji water and 100-calorie Frappuccinos, but try to find one gnawing a turkey sub--yet Cynthia Rowley's Saturday morning runway presentation left me with an insatiable hung ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 9, 2010

    Project Runway: Scary Clowns, Scarier Stripes

    ​And so it has come to this. After a season of sequins and spangles and bitchery--oh my!--the last challenge before Project Runway's Bryant Park finale has to be epic, a worthy encapsulation of these ragtag dreamers' weary journey to the white tents and glory beyond. It must be in deference t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 12, 2010

    Sloan-Kettering Wins Iron Chef of Hospital Food; Pop-up Restaurants Abound

    ​Pop-up restaurants are a great way to allow young chefs to experiment with new menus without the risk of bankruptcy. And, unlike underground supper clubs, they're legal. [NY Times] Memorial Sloan-Kettering's executive chef took top prize when kitchen chiefs from top hospitals around the city ... More >>

  • News

    September 18, 2001

    Fading to Black

    When Fashion Became Unfashionable During 'Fashion Week'

  • Columns

    February 20, 2001