By Culver McCall | a style barometer

Magical Thinking at Thom Browne

For his Paris women's debut in the charmed Hotel de Ville, New York (mostly men's) designer Thom Browne wholeheartedly embraced the magical allure of …

Thom Browne

Culver McCall — 120 Beats Per Minute, a film about AIDS activism...

120 Beats Per Minute, a film about AIDS activism in the early 90′s by Act Up Paris, just debuted at the Cannes Film Festival. Looking forward to it …

Culver McCall — Looking forward to the member’s preview of Irving...

How to Make An Orchid Bloom Again

You got a moth orchid as a housewarming gift. Or as a birthday present. Maybe it came from your grandmother, who also informed you that the plant’s …



Are you as excited about the Rei Kawakubo / Comme Des Garcon exhibit @metmuseum as I am? Opens May 4th.

On the Eve of the Comme des Garçons Retrospective, the Notoriously Reclusive Rei Kawakubo Speaks Out

<b>Up Close and Personal</b><p>On a rain-soaked March afternoon in Paris, in a former nineteenth-century ballroom in the Eighteenth Arrondissement, Rei Kawakubo, the founder of Comme des Garçons, is staging her fall 2017 show. A slow procession of young women, their arms often bound to their bodies, giving …

Rei Kawakubo

Dsquared2 S/S 2016 Menswear Milan Fashion Week


Paris Fashion Week Fall/Winter 2015 Street Style Report – Part 2

Revealing the Pros and Cons of Exposed Brick and How to Take Care of It

For centuries, bricks have been the literal and figurative building blocks of communities across the globe.<p>The first fired bricks appeared sometime around 5,000 B.C., and they've remained one of the longest-lasting, strongest, and most aesthetically-pleasing materials around.<p>And since the …

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The Native American Portraitist

Born on a Wisconsin farm in 1868, Edward Sheriff Curtis became fascinated with photography early, building his own camera around the age 10. As a …

Fashion Journalism


MSGM F/W 2015 Menswear Milan Fashion Week

Best Flowers to Start from Seed

Do you want to enjoy a beautiful flower garden without spending money on annuals each year? You can save money on flowers for your garden by buying …

Shaping Up: Burberry Fall 2017

Once again channeling a modern Englishness, Christopher Bailey said his fall Burberry collection today was informed by the great British artist Henry …

Fashion Journalism

Shade of the 70s: Marc Jacobs Fall 2017

After a bit of criticism regarding diversity on his runway, Marc Jacobs responded the best way he knows how, by going to the other extreme. At his …

Marc Jacobs

Backstage at Thom Browne

Backstage fashion and frolic at <b>Thom Browne</b>, photos by Sonny Vandevelde...

Thom Browne

New CALVIN KLEIN brand campaign in Times Square. @rafsimons does Andy Warhol #popart for #nyfw

New CALVIN KLEIN brand campaign in Times Square. @rafsimons does Andy Warhol #popart for #nyfw.

Dior Reflects On Seven Decades Of Style

Dior has teamed up with Swedish illustrator Mats Gustafson to immortalize a range of its most iconic haute couture and ready-to-wear looks in a book. …

Curated Salon Wall Nº11: Fashion Collection

Painting, 15 H x 11 W x 0.1 in<p>sold<p>United States<p>Painting, 22 H x 22 W x 1.5 in<p>sold<p>Painting, 18 H x 18 W x 1.5 in<p>sold<p>Photography, 23.6 H x 17.7 W x 0.4 …

9 Art Shows to See During New York Fashion Week

On View<p>Go beyond the runway.<p>,<p>New York Fashion Week rolls into town February 9. In addition to all the models rocking the runway in the latest designs …



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Dior Homme F/W 2017 Menswear Paris Fashion Week

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Giorgio Armani F/W 2017 Menswear Milan Fashion Week

The Craziest Fall 2017 Shoes From Milan Men’s Fashion Week

With Milan Men’s Fashion Week wrapping up today, we’re taking a look at some of the most daring men’s shoes that hit the runways. Though the season …