Nigel Barker

  • Blogs

    April 23, 2010

    Project Runway: The Finale Stitch & Bitch

    ​Look, even your grandma was rooting for Seth Aaron to win. For all the judges' constant flurries of critique about various contestants not skewing "editorial," season 7 of Project Runway had a decidedly staunch narrative pretty established early on: Goofy daddy-o Seth Aaron was distilled down ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 15, 2010

    Carlos Miele Digs the Chains; Jill Stuart's in the Army Now

    Discussed: Carlos Miele, Jill Stuart Stacey AndersonCarlos Miele​Carlos Miele is on the chain gang this season; he's one of many designers this season to favor link-metal accents in unexpected places. This morning, in the Bryant Park Promenade, the Brazilian label trotted out its usual discor ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 14, 2009

    Fashion Week in Review: Carlos Miele, Jill Stuart, Tracy Reese, Erin Fetherston

    ​ From the Jill Stuart show. Photo by Graham Rayman. What makes the fashion industry such an elitist, exclusory world? Vogue's Anna Wintour attempted to explain it in the moderately sympathetic new documentary The September Issue; she insisted, with clipped British finality, that the unstyli ... More >>

  • NYC Life

    January 29, 2008

    ‘What Candidate Are You Wearing?’

    Taking the political pulse in the corridors of fashion.