Derrick King

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Fashion illustrator David Downton on how he came to draw the world’s most famous beauties

While fashion illustration has taken a backseat to photography for decades, there have been rumblings in recent years that artful drawings are making a comeback. Judging by the recent excitement surrounding the work of David Downton, it looks like there is indeed a renewed interest in illustration. …

Is the Future of Fashion 3-D Printing?

In our latest video, <i>InStyle</i> Fashion News Director Eric Wilson discusses how the practice of 3-D printing affects fashion. "What are the …

The Future of the Fashion Show: Producer Gayle Dizon

Gayle Dizon is the woman calling the shots at a dozen New York fashion shows. Positioned just backstage of the runway, she wears a headset, cues the music, and keeps the models on pace. It’s a vital role, but it’s just a tiny fraction of what she does as the founder of her creative agency, Dizon …

Emma Watson's Met Gala Dress Was Literally Made Out of Garbage

Talk about fashion forward.<p>At Monday night's Met Gala, no one could stop talking about Emma Watson's outfit, and not just because she's doing that odd thing where she wears a skirt over pants again. Her look featured an off-the-shoulder black and white bustier and tailored black pants fastened to a …

Dutch Designer Grows Eco-Friendly Dress from Mushroom Root in One Week

While most fashion designers prefer to sew their creations, 41-year-old Aniela Hoitink has chosen to ‘grow’ hers in petri dishes. The Amsterdam-based …

Celebrities At The Met Gala Got Real About What Creativity Means To Them

"It's freedom of mind."

The Brilliant Way Lorde Took Advantage of Her Cast at the Met Gala

Priceless.<p>The Met Gala is always the perfect opportunity for celebrities to show off their wildest fashion ensembles — and this year, for Lorde, that included a white plaster cast for her broken arm. Rather than let the cast hinder her evening, however, the teen superstar decided to use it to her …