Coco Chanel

Chanel's Perfume Cushion Compact Is The Millennial (Pink!) Way To Do Perfume

Calling all fans of fragrance, Barbie-eque accessories, and incognito beauty products that look like something they’re not. There’s a tiny pink disk …

Beauty

NYC City Guide: Valentine's Day 2018

Coco Chanel allegedly said, “I only drink Champagne on two occasions: when I am single and when I am not.” We couldn't agree more. Whether you're …

New York City

1860s Hipsters Loved Old-Timey Clothes Too

And they didn’t get the details right either.<p>These days, “vintage-inspired” looks abound, drawing inspiration from the 1920s through the 1970s. Unlike vintage clothing — which until raccoon coats gentrified the hand-me-down in the 1920s was known simply as “secondhand” — these items are newly made …

Artists

Are You Ready For The Return Of Scrunchies?

Coco Chanel once said that, "Fashion changes, but style endures." Apparently scrunchies are considered “style,” because their appeal is enduring.<p>The …

Hair

SLAM Presents LEAGUE PETS Ep.1: Bradley Beal

If you’ve been clocking NBA social media like we have, then you’ve surely noticed the League’s infatuation with animals and the growing number of pet …

Basketball

The Newest Trend in Party Dressing: It's Secretly Comfortable

If your cardio workout consists solely of galas, be grateful for your fabulous life. That said, parties can be physically grueling. Between the balletic turns of the red-carpet step-and-repeat and the sweaty aerobics of the dance floor, a night out can feel like a marathon, albeit one run in a …

Lifestyle

2 Small Biotechs To Buy Now

Some small biotech stocks have had a rough go of it recently including yesterday as the sector had a severe intra-day reversal.<p>These has led to lower …

Stocks

The dancer wears Prada: how couture went from catwalk to ballet and beyond

From Chanel’s Riviera bathers to Alexander McQueen’s cross-dressing spywear, fashion has pushed dance to dazzling heights<p>Alexander McQueen always resisted the idea of working for dance. Even when invitations came from the Paris Opera Ballet, the fashion designer worried about being reduced to the …

Ballet

Why Chanel is the James Bond of fashion

The fashion industry is full of founder brands trying to enshrine their future. But how do you quit when your name’s on the door?<p>Speaking to a …

Azzedine Alaïa

Power dressing: why fashion has never been so important

From the Golden Globes black-dress-code protest to Kim Jong-un’s suits and Meghan Markle’s M&S jumper, fashion is the news channel to watch<p>The Oscars are six weeks away, and already my red-carpet predictions for this season have been proved wrong. When the Weinstein scandal broke last autumn, I …

Award Shows

I Committed These 3 Dating Fails, But Somehow I Didn’t Scare Him Away

When single friends ask me for dating advice and their questions start delving into the granular details (e.g.,“<i>Should I respond with two short texts</i> …

Love

Determined to Hitch a Ride on the Greatest Rig in America

<i>Laurie Gwen Shapiro |</i>The Stowaway: A Young Man’s Extraordinary Adventure to Antarctica<i>| Simon & Schuster | January 2018 | 8 minutes (1,915 words)</i><p>With …

Long-form Journalism

Is There a Colette-Size Hole in Your Life? Former Staffers Open a New Store in Paris

“Bienvenue chez Nous,” says a suited-up security person as he opens the door to a new Parisian boutique that already feels vaguely familiar. His greeting refers to the shop’s name Nous, French for we, while also implying, “welcome to our place,” as though drawing a clear distinction from its …

Nous

How To Conquer What Is Holding You Back and Do What You Love

“The deeper I go into myself, the more I realize that I am my own enemy.” — Floriano Martins<p>Freedom is overrated. If it were so important, what do …

Self-improvement

These Rad Pixie Cuts Will Finally Convince You To Chop Your Hair

Chances are you've heard (or pinned) at least one famous phrase attributed to the OG female badass of the fashion industry, Coco Chanel. The most …

Hair

3 On A YA Theme: Teens With A Passion For Fashion

We’re giving away a <b>stack of our 20 favorite books of the year</b>. Click here to enter, or just click the image below.Fashion. Some people are into it. …

Vivienne Westwood

AI-AP | Pro Photo Daily » Exhibitions: The Many Brilliant Identities of Baron Adolf de Meyer

Firstly, he was a pioneering photographer.<p>But Baron Adolf de Meyer, Vogue’s first staff photographer, isn’t easily attached to just one identify. His …

Art

Was the Golden Globes Red Carpet a Win for the Fashion Industry?

E! refused to ask who made the dresses that helped bring the protest to life.<p>First things first: Tracee Ellis Ross—who has emerged in the past year as one of the best-dressed women in Hollywood, and is definitely the most capital-F-Fashion actress working right now—may have just revived Marc …

Isabelle Huppert

The Red-Carpet Funeral that Wasn’t

If you followed the hype leading up to this year’s Golden Globes celebration, you might well have expected the red carpet to resemble a cross between …

Golden Globes

5 signature Parisian drinks and where to find them

Thirsty for fabulous sightseeing, strolling and shopping? Paris has got you covered. Or maybe you're simply thirsty. No problem. Whether you fancy Champagne atop the Eiffel Tower or coffee at a sidewalk cafe, here are five ways to raise a toast, Parisian style.<p><b>POP AT THE TOP.</b> A flute of Champagne …

Paris

Things to Do

Go to the content Go to the footer<p>Things to do<p>Enjoy these small luxuries in Seoul for free<p>Coco Chanel once said, "The opposite of luxury is not …

Asia Travel

Coco Chanel's Secret Life As A Nazi Agent

From Nazi love affairs to partnerships with the Abwehr, Coco Chanel kept more than little black dresses in her closet.<p>Gabrielle “Coco” Chanel. …

Chanel

Racing in the 'land of Coco Chanel'

<b>(CNN) —</b> Elite horse racing and fashion go hand in hand.<p>Royal Ascot and Cheltenham are as famous for flamboyant dresses and hats as they are for thoroughbreds, while the Breeders' Cup features the Longines Prize of Elegance Fashion Contest.<p>With Paris considered the fashion capital of the world, …

Chanel

Eat Well, Learn French

Dine in Austin’s Petite Provence, speak French, and go back to basics

France

Jlin by Jibade-Khalil Huffman​

Jlin performing at ADE, Amsterdam, 2017. Courtesy of the artist.Jlinby Jibade-Khalil Huffman​The Indiana-based producer composes intricate music from …

Music

A New Year's Resolution to Commit to Bike Monogamy

Generally speaking, I avoid New Year's resolutions for the same reason I avoid goal-oriented cycling: Why set yourself up for failure? Commit to that dry January or accept that Strava challenge and it's all too easy to come up short. On the other hand, if you have the good sense to say "screw it," …

Cycling

Clothes Make the Man: Costume Designer Mark Bridges on Phantom Thread

Vicky Krieps (left) and Lesley Manville (center) in <i>Phantom Thread</i>, courtesy of Focus Features<p>His last narrative feature, <i>Inherent Vice</i>, focused on …

Vicky Krieps

Helena Christensen

"I started out as a photographer. I did a shoot with Oxfam where we went to Peru and trekked through the mountains, where I talked to and …

Beauty

The World's Best Interior Designers Hot List, Part 4

We bring you the world’s best interior designers who’ve been making headlines thanks to their lust-worthy residential designs sure to give you some home décor inspiration.<p><b>Tristan Auer</b><p><b>Background:</b> Born in 1970, the Paris-based interior designer earned his stripes under Christian Liaigre then Philippe …

Karl Lagerfeld

36 Instagram Captions For Champagne Boomerangs This New Year's Eve

Many of us live by the "new year, new me" mentality come Jan. 1. It's enticing and refreshing, but it's not the only reason why we look forward to …

Dating