Does Bob Costas have pink eye? Yikes. #welcometoSochi pic.twitter.com/oPE7iTpkdb— Dan Ukrainetz (@Dan_Uk1) February 8, 2014 The lead-up to Sochi was filled with dire signs that Putin's games were doomed. The toilets are weird! There's no Chobani! They're butchering thousands of dogs! My honey ... More >>
FIT honors gay fashion designers
Those World of Wonder cuties Randy Barbato and Fenton Bailey have produced all sorts of colorful movies and TV shows, and now they've birthed a book chronicling their extremely vivid life in the culture. Gay.net has thoughtfully compiled 10 of the gay-gay-gay portraits included in the book--all pho ... More >>
The fashion industry is nothing if not intense. Thousands of designers churn out new collections each season, while a host of glossy-magazine editors and industrious bloggers traipse from show to show, awarding their seals of approval to the worthy. A lot of cutthroat stuff goes down in the proces ... More >>
That's the question posed by an abc news story, and for once I'm quoted being compassionate. You see, Kate was elevated to the fashion pantheon as she arose to prominence in that House of McQueen dress, but after the wedding, designers and pundits started lining up to criticize her ordinary ... More >>
He-Man exhibited in true form
Brad WalshCarolina RamirezEvery Fashion Week we're in awe of how much models are put through. They're running around from show to show; they get their hair yanked, straightened, curled; they get touched on almost every part of their bodies by dressers, wear loads of makeup, and, probably the ... More >>
illycaffeSimon Doonan caffeine = BarneysAlthough Barneys' only nod to food comes from the $30 salads served upstairs at Fred's, the department store is taking a surprisingly caloric approach to its holiday windows this year.
All photos by Stacey AndersonDonald Trump took a break from his burgeoning mosque empire to drop by Michael Kors' presentation on Wednesday--and though his old limelight nemesis Anna Wintour was also in attendance, the runway was free of bloodshed. Trump did bray about God-knows-what in close ... More >>
All photos by Stacey AndersonBarney's welcomes youFriday evening, somewhere between the Gucci-jostling melee outside Bergdorf Goodman's and the raucous, champagne-tippling dancing at the Soho Prada boutique, the second annual Fashion's Night Out established its firm identity: it is Halloween, ... More >>
Everyone knows Jersey Shore is trashy, but is that trashiness quantifiable in any realistic way? Apparently so, as the guidos of Jersey Shore are being used -- in such an explicit dirty manner -- as pawns in luxury goods consumerism warfare. How?
Let me explain.I went to the Research in Action Awards to benefit TAG (Treatment Action Group) tonight , where one of the honorees was bon vivant, author, and Barneys creative director SIMON DOONAN.In his speech, Doonan said it was a miracle that he's HIV negative. "It probably has to do with my in ... More >>
Musical chairs with nuns and a Jew.
Fashion Week, Idol chatter, a gesture toward Liza. By Michael Musto
Barneys creative director Simon Doonan says he was away on business when someone installed these Helmet Lang/A.L.C. windows, which feature blood spatters and mannequins that appear to be falling over dead. They have since been removed. Maybe Barneys should reinstall the Christmas hippie peace windo ... More >>
Direct hits on Abu Ghraib, some close shaves, and frank talk about that Foster parent
Taking the political pulse in the corridors of fashion.
This season's orgy of shopping feel-goodism: Buy me the moon, as long as no plants or animals are harmed.
And trying to be famous? Let me tell you about it.
Commiserating with fellow club columnist Romano. Plus playgoing and going to play.
Smug penguins and bitchy snowflakes: An opinionated tour of the season's department store windows
Rock stars, dating experts, and cartoon characters talk about Valentine's Day
An interview with Simon Doonan about his nastiest, favorite memories
What the McGreevey mess means for closets, corruption, and casting couches