Maison Margiela

Fine & Dandy

Almost as slick as a sock, the new low boot is neither sexy nor masculine, neither a bootie (or bootay) nor a chelsea, and…

Herman Munster

NYFW • Monster Mash

When was the last time you saw a collection filled with Herman Munster shoes and ball bearing beading set in goth-inspired bat wing motifs?…

Phillip Lim

NYFW • Here Comes The Fuzz

The fur stole. An accessory that evokes both old Hollywood glamour and a hippy-drippy, bohemian babe with an expensive fashion habit, made quite the…

Thom Brownie

NYFW • A Whale of a Bag

Call me a nut, but at least I’m not alone in this one. Thom Browne’s conceptual Fall 2015 collection, clearly conceived for a stage…

Donna Karan

NYFW • Ring Leader

I love a good jewelry statement on the runway and one of my favorites during the New York collections was Donna Karan’s ear cuff….

Marc Jacobs

NYFW • And The Boot Goes On

New York fashion week came and went amidst an unprecedented deep freeze accompanied by bouts of snow and break-your-neck iced over streets. But, who…


Wild Thang

If you’re looking for an ‘athletic’ shoe, this probably isn’t it. Unless of course you deem power-walking like a bad-ass blade runner working the…

Christina Ortiz

Under Her Wing

You would never guess that jeweler Cristina Ortiz created her pieces for a warrior woman, unless of course you share Ortiz’s vision of a…

Alexander McQueen

In Your Face

At the Spring 2015 Alexander McQueen show, Divine Mistress of Maquillage, Pat McGrath showed us all who’s boss. Her extraordinary hand-made face masks created…

Dries Van Noten

A Brand New (Dries) Bag

In an alternate universe where Dries Van Noten chooses a profession other than fashion design, he surely would  become a painter, or at least…