Rukari A. Smith

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Inside Dante Ferretti's Maze of Moving Images at MoMA

Ferretti Labyrinth exhibition design; Photo: The Museum of Modern Art<p>For Dante Ferretti, a renowned production designer for over 50 films, destruction is as necessary to the process of making a movie as creation. He has crafted intricate sets for Tim Burton (<i>Sweeney Todd</i>), Franco Zafferelli …

Marc Jacobs Out At Louis Vuitton? Industry Sources Spark Rumors Of Designer's Departure

If you thought Marc Jacobs had already made Louis Vuitton's Paris Fashion Week show a hot ticket, next Wednesday's runway is sure to be the hottest yet: It may just be Jacobs' last for the brand.<p>The rumor mill is buzzing about an imminent departure, as Jacobs' contract with Louis Vuitton ends next …

Street Chic: Milan

Photo: Amar Daved<p>Leather weather has arrived.<p><b>Name:</b>Chabella<p><b>Jacket:</b> Balenciaga (Shop similar: Acne)<p><b>Trousers:</b> Topshop (Shop similar: Paige Denim)<p><b>Shoes:</b> Balenciaga (Shop similar: Sophia Webster)<p><b>Bag:</b> Saint Laurent (Shop similar: BCBG Max Azria)<p><b>Want to see more street style? Check out our Tumblr and</b> …

Avedon to Rodarte: Fashion in The New Yorker

This week, <i>The New Yorker</i> presents its thirty-fourth Style Issue. Coverage of fashion and its effect on culture has been a part of the magazine since its inception. In October of 1925, editor Harold Ross asked a former <i>Vogue</i> and <i>Vanity Fair</i> writer named Lois Long, who had been writing a popular …

Costume Designer Christian Joy on the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Her New Art Installation, and Liberace

Photo: Darnell Scott/thegardenpartynyc.com<p>On Saturday, Christian Joy will debut her first installation show at Secret Project Robot in Bushwick, Brooklyn. Five days later Karen O, frontwoman of the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, will also premiere a suit crafted by Joy onstage in front of 19,000 people at the …

Burberry Teams Up With Apple's New iPhone 5S for Its Spring 2014 Sneak-Peek Video

While the rest of us will have to wait until September 20 to get our paws on the brand-new iPhone 5S, it looks like the powers that be at Apple have handed over early production models to Christopher Bailey and the team at Burberry. Ahead of its spring 2014 runway show (this Monday, September 16, …

Pinterest Star Of The Week: Lisa Eldridge

For both beauty novices and fanatics alike, you sometimes need a helping hand whether you're trying to learn a technique as simple as how to apply …

22/4 Hommes Femmes Spring/Summer 2014 BACKSTAGE | Paris Men's Fashion Week | FashionTV

London fashion week kicks off with call to support fashion education

British fashion is a success story of the moment. An estimated £100m worth of orders will be placed by those attending the 58 shows at London fashion week, with £74m of those funds coming from abroad. But the pipeline of creative talent which feeds the industry is in serious danger of drying up as …

Makeup, manicures and manscaping: how male grooming went mainstream

It's Thursday evening, and, over a big cup of tea, Andy, 24, is walking me through his beauty routine. "Did you know that there are 20 different shapes your eyebrows can be?" he asks me, "so I printed off a guide from the internet and sketched out the shape I wanted before I plucked." As well as …

Simon Doonan Gets Locked In Barneys, Goes Slightly Crazy

<i>On a quest for the next big thing in the food industry, sisters Danielle and Laura Kosann have begun the journey with The New Potato. Profiling</i> …

Building Block Crafts Heirlooms For The City-Cool Set

Does the aesthetic descriptor “American heritage” get you down? The phrase (and its corresponding look), though noble and cool, is getting as played …

Crafting

"Blurred Lines" Banned At U.K. University, Gender-Studies Majors Rejoice

Some of our commenters did not look too kindly upon Mr. Robin Thicke when we reported yesterday that the singer claims to be nothing but happy in his …

Lonely Robert Pattinson Sketches Couture Dresses In His Spare Time

It's been four months since the Robert Pattinson broke up with longtime girlfriend and <i>Twilight</i> costar Kristen Stewart. Nary a rebound has been seen …

Say Cheese! 12 Models Snap Selfies

After you've just gotten your hair professionally done, your makeup professionally applied, and are wearing <i>next</i> season's clothes...it's hard not to …

Holly Fulton Brilliantly Channels A '70s Housewife — Wake Us When It's Spring?

Holly Fulton’s new line sent us back to the decade that fashion, <i>allegedly</i>, forgot. Models hit the runway in looks that <i>The Good Life’s</i> Margo …

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Mara Hoffman Spring/Summer 2014 BACKSTAGE | New York Fashion Week NYFW | FashionTV

Nuance

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Make way for a new social media icon: the interrobang

At the risk of making my life sound more exciting than it really is, around once a week I find myself staring at my laptop keyboard wondering which of the symbols staring back at me – not to mention those only conjured into existence via complex keystrokes – will be the next big thing. I think of …

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A Brief History of Information Design and Visual Storytelling

<b>A Brief History of Information Design and Visual Storytelling</b> from <b>JESS3</b><p>Humankind has been telling complex stories through simple visuals long before you saw your first infographic at Mashable. History is humbling, let’s go back in time together! A stunning presentation by jess3