Christian Lacroix
Fri 01.20

Paris Mens Fashion Week: Day 1 (A Little Beauty and a Lot of Beast)

So Paris started with a bang, causing my credit card to self-destruct. After seeing what it has to offer, I’m falling hopelessly and deeply in love with several brands, and calling my divorce attorney for others. Let’s commence avec Lacroix. The collection was all-in-all nice, and had a luxe feel to it, not to mention, […]

Mon 04.05

Jennifer Aniston’s Wardrobe: The Bounty Hunter

While her latest movie co-starring rumored beau Gerard Butler might not have been met with box office acclaim, the same can’t be said for Jennifer Aniston’s multiple European premiere ensembles. Aniston donned a trio of terrific Valentino outfits–two couture, one ready-to-wear–for her recent red carpet moments, topping them off with a showstopper of a gown […]

Wed 01.20

Diane Kruger in Donna Karan

Note to Diane, this is what you shoulda worn to the Globes! I’m a huge fan of Diane Kruger and it kills me that she listened to a misguided stylist on one of the biggest nights in Hollywood! Look at her in this draped Donna Karan gown from the night before the Globes– it’s so […]

Thu 05.28

Lacroix files for Chapter 11

What sad news– Christian Lacroix sought court protection from creditors this week in order to save his atelier. The downtrend in luxury spending is hurting many wholesalers; Lacroix saw a 35% decrease last year in sales. Losses are at $14 million for the year. Hopefully the restructuring will help save them from their creditors. I’ve […]

Mon 02.16

It’s Lacroix, Sweetie Darling, Lacroix

Christian Lacroix Asymmetric puff dress at Net-a-Porter.com $4895Christian Lacroix Asymmetric silk dress at Net-a-Porter.com $3680 I heard that Absolutely Fabulous (my favorite show in college!) just got optioned by Fox for a pilot– I am so excited!   Of course it won’t be the same without Joanna Lumley and Jennifer Saunders (who is slated to […]

Mon 09.08

The Best of Lace

Fashion is having a lace craving moment but how lace should you go?  Here are my favorites, the best of lace from luxe to low — you can get the look at any price! 1. Christian Lacroix High neck gown – I die for this, really, die.  The halter style neckline is so flattering and […]

Thu 07.03

Christian Lacroix Haute Couture Fall 2008

Another reason for me to long for the City of Lights,,, at the risk of being banned from the New York shows forever, I have to say Paris Couture Week makes NY Fashion Week look like amateur hour. Hand engraved “Save the Date” invitations started showing up in my mail box from Armani Prive, Givenchy […]