Yves Saint-Laurent

The stand-out fashion moments of 2017

<b>January</b><p>John Galliano takes haute couture back to its experimental best at Maison Margiela, creating a dress featuring a face crafted from netting …

Karl Lagerfeld

My Ten Favorite Forbes Travel Posts Of 2017

Over the past 12 months I’ve written 60 travel and lifestyle posts for Forbes, both informational and personal, and all designed to offer info and insights about travels and lifestyle.<p>In 2017 my most popular post garnered over 1,690,000 views, and counting — but I’ve chosen these ten favorites for …

Leonardo Da Vinci

Stars like Kendall Jenner and Beyonce are rocking these $10,000 crystal covered statement boots

These Saint Laurent boots will break the bank, but stylists say you can make a sexy statement for much less in knock-offs by Steve Madden and Jessica …

Money

'In the Fade' star Diane Kruger on her real-life agony

LOS ANGELES (AFP) -<p>It is the most intense, critically-acclaimed role of her career, but Diane Kruger hardly had to act at all to play a grief-stricken woman robbed of her family in a bombing.<p>Kruger was filming "In the Fade" -- Fatih Akin's German thriller about a woman who seeks revenge on the …

Nelson Mandela

Tomes of the Times: Holiday Reading 2017

BoF’s Colin McDowell shares his essential holiday reading list, from 'Schiaparelli and the Artists' to new retrospectives on Calvin Klein and Yves …

Fashion

Fashion Nova is the millennial fashion brand googled more than Chanel

Earlier this week, Google published its 2017 Year in Search charts, which reveals that as unique as we think we are, we’re all searching for bitcoin, Meghan Markle, and iPhones. And if you’re a millennial who follows Cardi B or Kylie Jenner on Instagram, you’re also probably searching for Fashion …

Cardi B

Saint Laurent, Travis Scott Team Up on Album Cover

The album will launch exclusively at Colette on Dec. 18.<p>Rapper Travis Scott has been a bit of a muse for Anthony Vaccarello, the creative director …

Bon Iver

S Club 7’s ‘Never Had A Dream Come True’ Sums Up Everything We Imagine Winter Should Be

Style<p>Snowstorms, yeti boots and icy blue eyeshadow<p>It’s an absolute travesty that the UK in December doesn’t look like the video of S Club 7’s iconic …

Mick Jagger

Colette Says Goodbye With $2,350 Saint Laurent Roller-Boots

Done in patent leather, Saint Laurent’s roller-boots with retailer Colette are so shiny you can practically see your face in them: cost $2,350. In …

Fashion Shows

Daily Beauty Buzz: Alison Brie’s Blue Eyeshadow

The beauty rule we love to break? The "one or the other" lipstick and eye makeup rule. And Alison Brie is the latest celebrity who will convince you …

Makeup

My Game-Day Style: Bradley Beal

From YSL to Zara, The St. Louis Native Has an Affinity For Mixing Opulence and Affordability<p><b>Bradley Beal gives his mother,</b> Besta, major props for her influence, especially for the two things that have shaped his career and lifestyle—his signature move and his penchant for luxury brands.<p>“She gave me …

NBA

Phantom Thread

Phantom Thread<p><i>Melissa Anderson</i><p><i>Director Paul Thomas Anderson deranges the expected again, in<br>Daniel Day-Lewis’s final screen role.</i><p>Phantom Thread<i>,</i> …

Phantom Thread

Don't Know What To Gift This Holiday Season? Read This

Scents are the invisible accessory that can make anyone seem sweeter, chicer, sexier, cooler — you fill in the blank. In theory, gifting a fragrance …

Beauty

Top 10 gardening books for Christmas 2017

<b>Secret Gardens of East Anglia by Barbara Segall (Frances Lincoln, £20)</b><p>You can hardly call the 22 gardens in this book “secret” – most are well-known – but that does not detract from its usefulness. It’s good to be reminded of Piet Oudolf’s meadows at Pensthorpe, the wonderful roses and topiary of …

Gardening

Books interview: Rosie Findlay

<b>What sorts of books inspired you as a child?</b><br>I loved fairy tales and folk tales from around the world: Hans Christian Andersen’s <i>The Wild Swans</i> and <i>The</i> …

HBCUs

Fashion Nova, BeautyBlenders and Jeremy Lin's Hair Were Among the Top Google Searches of 2017

The search engine collected its most popular fashion and beauty inquiries for this year.<p>Author:<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>0<p>The search engine collected …

Fashion

Best Gifts From Nordstrom For Her

For over 100 years, Nordstrom has been offering luxury gifts of the highest quality, and this season their range of clothing, jewelry and accessories for women is second-to-none.<p>We’ve looked at the entire collection and curated our own list of the gifts that stand out — here’s why we love them.<p><i>Go</i> …

Giorgio Armani

These Are the Fashion Designers You Googled the Most This Year

So long Ivanka, hello Gucci.<p>Google's annual Year in Search report is always a great opportunity to acknowledge all the weird, miraculous, and frightening stuff that transpired over the last twelve months—and the fact that we still don't really know how to spell "beautiful" or use scissors. This …

Men's Fashion

Remembering the Fashion Figures We Lost in 2017

It’s been a rollercoaster kind of year that included the loss of many creative people. Diminishing the fashion industry on the design side were the deaths of Azzedine Alaïa, Benjamin Cho, Emmanuelle Khanh, Hervé Léger, and Kenneth Jay Lane. Model Eleonora “Bimba” Bosé sadly lost her battle with …

Karl Lagerfeld

The most stylish fashion books to give and receive this Christmas

Even the fashion fan who has everything will find something new to love in one of these fashion books. Because a couture gown may be out of reach for most of us - but a book full of them can feel almost as special.<p>All About Yves by Catherine Örmen<p><b>Flip to:</b> The glassine envelope of paper dolls …

Pierre Cardin

Here are the top 10 fashion brands people searched on Google in 2017

Before the year comes to a close, Google has revealed its top searches in the past 12 months. One of those lists is the top fashion brands searched — these brands saw the highest spike in traffic this year compared to 2016.<p>While most that made the list are high-end luxury brands — one outlier …

Business

Want to Succeed in Fashion? Take a Tip from Google’s Top 10 Most Trending Fashion Brands of 2017

The days of fashion as an elitist and exclusive niche industry are done—just look at Google’s list of the most trending fashion brands of 2017 for proof. Every brand in the top 10 made headlines in 2017 for its boundary-crossing collaborations, innovative ad and marketing campaigns, and projects …

Fashion

Charting the Resurgence of Terracotta in Interior Design

Terracotta colours were once revered for their retro reputation, so why are contemporary designers once again turning to a palette of muted oranges …

Interior Design

The Year in Stuff

It was a year that felt like a decade: 2017 saw the arrival of a new president (and an at-the-ready resistance movement), the unsealing of long-held silences on abuse and consent, a radically new world order and a terrifying spate of natural and human-made disasters (fire, water, terror).<p>It was …

Fashion

Google Reveals Top-Searched Artists, TV Shows, and Movies of 2017

2017 seemed like an endless rollercoaster. And Google, the barometer of the American zeitgeist, was there soaking it all in.<p>The tech company recently …

Pop Culture

Beyoncé Wore a Balenciaga T-Shirt, Hot Pants, and $10,000 Saint Laurent Boots on a Private Plane

Beyoncé's definition of airplane clothes apparently bears no resemblance to that of us mere mortals. On Monday, she and Jay-Z took their private jet on vacation, and while the vast majority of human beings would have opted for, say, slouchy trousers and a cozy scarf, Beyoncé had another idea: …

Beyoncé

Beyoncé Is Out Here Breaking Necks In Her Pum Pum Shorts

<b>Beyoncé Knowles-Carter</b> is not playing with y’all today. The megastar posted a series of shots and videos of herself on Instagram wearing a $495.00</b> …

Women of Color

Gift Guide: Holiday Beauty Gift Sets

The holidays are a dream for those who are obsessed with beauty. Limited-edition holiday collections are released, skincare bundles are packaged and discounted, and incredible makeup sets debut so that hair and makeup lovers can get all the lust-worthy items on their Christmas lists. Here are the …

Makeup

The Fashion Editor's Guide to Packing for (and Surviving) the Holidays

The run-up to the holidays can be a bit overwhelming for us fashion editors—there are early deadlines to hit, new-season trend forecasts to finish, …

Clothing

Maria Grazia Chiuri talks Dior’s past and future with Bianca Jagger - Interview Magazine

When Maria Grazia Chiuri took the reins at Dior in July 2016, there was considerable speculation about what she would bring to the brand. But after …

Fashion