Whoa, Karl Lagerfeld has a beard now

There’s uniform dressing, and then there’s Karl Lagerfeld. The Chanel designer — some would say caricature — has had the same look for decades: An 18th-century white ponytail, a pair of enormous sunglasses (worn even indoors) and a super-skinny Dior Homme suit (to highlight his trim figure). So the Chanel designer shocked

The sci-fi alloys inside tomorrow’s hi-tech watches

If the basics of mechanical watches remain largely unchanged, many of the materials used to make the latest models are highly innovative. The last decade or so has seen watchmakers introduce increasingly tech-driven materials into watches for visual effect and function. One of the newer game changers is silicon. First used

Plastic is fantastic on the Chanel runway

They’re the clear choice for inclement weather. On the last day of Paris fashion week, models took to the Chanel runway in head-to-toe see-through rain gear. Hey, they had to be ready for the elements: The show was set against an indoor waterfall, after all. Each look was styled with translucent hats, gloves,

The bitchiest feuds in fashion history

Last week, the fashion world was reeling from a tell-all interview with fired British Vogue fashion director Lucinda Chambers published in the academic journal Vestoj. Chambers — who had worked at Vogue for 25 years — said she hadn’t read the glossy “in years.” She lambasted shallow colleagues, deemed the

Kristen Stewart Wears An Item Of Clothing That Defies Description

Over the past few years, Kristen Stewart has morphed into a daring fashion darling. Her recent look at the Chanel Haute Couture show on Tuesday was no exception.   At the show, the actress modeled a look that nearly defies description ― but we’ll try. She wore a strapless, sequined

Fanny Packs Are Back, And There’s Nothing You Can Do About It

According to Hollywood stars, the hottest accessory on the market is a fanny pack. Yes, really.  Practical and stylish, the coolness factor of the bag has risen over the past few years. Kendall Jenner and rapper A$AP Rocky love them, Leonardo DiCaprio sported one on a trip to Thailand, Sofia