Claudia Schiffer: I would have failed as a model today

In the span of her 30-year career, Claudia Schiffer has appeared on more than 1,000 magazine covers, launched countless campaigns and served as muse for the likes of designer Karl Lagerfeld and photographer Mario Testino.But if Schiffer, 47, had to start modeling now, she doubts she’d make it.“I’m quite a

Can Abercrombie & Fitch make millennials fall back in love with them?

Sex no longer sells.With its heavily perfumed boutiques and attractive, barely clothed adolescent sales staff, Abercrombie & Fitch ruled the aughts. But the Ohio-based apparel brand has struggled recently as millennial tastes evolved and e-commerce boomed. It posted a $15.5 million loss in its most recent quarter and plans to

The best pop culture Halloween costumes of 2017

This Halloween, make a news-splash!2017 was a yuuuge year, with headlines coming faster and in greater numbers than Kardashian spawn. Why not take advantage of the non-stop insanity and let it inspire your costume on Oct. 31? Here, The Post teaches you to dress like lazy mayors, casual princesses, Instagrammable

Love Island’s Olivia Attwood releases Halloween collection

Olivia Attwood has released her already very popular Halloween collection with In The Style [Instagram]Olivia Attwood and Chris Hughes have been the centre of a media whirlwind recently, following an intense feud with Katie Price.Love Island’s Olivia is among the stars of the hit reality TV show this year that

These ‘thong’ jeans are a disgrace to denim

It’s a known fact that millennials are obsessed with wacky denim trends. See: half-jeans, butt jeans, plastic jeans.But this barely there style may be the cheekiest yet.Yesterday at Amazon Fashion Week Tokyo,​ emerging Japanese designer Thibaut sent a model down the catwalk in a bizarre, nearly naked look: a nude

Twisted Sister rocker loathes your cute vintage band shirt

Think twice before taking on the vintage band T-shirt trend — at least, if you’re anywhere in the vicinity of Twisted Sister’s Dee Snider.The rocker took to Twitter earlier this week to vent about nonmetal fans wearing vintage metal band T-shirts.For Snider, it’s “sickening” and disrespectful to wear band merch

Kourtney Kardashian makes HUGE announcement: ‘STOP EVERYTHING’

Kourtney Kardashian announces collaboration with huge fashion brand [Kourtney Kardashian/Instagram]Kourtney Kardashian has teased huge news amid speculation three of her sisters – Kylie Jenner , Khloe Kardashian and Kim Kardashian West – are expecting babies.The Keeping Up With The Kardashian star – who has moved on from Scott Disick with Younes Bendjima

Olivia Attwood inundated with support as she makes announcement

Olivia Attwood has released her already very popular Halloween collection with In The Style [Instagram]Olivia Attwood and Chris Hughes have been the centre of a media whirlwind recently, following an intense feud with Katie Price.Love Island’s Olivia is among the stars of the hit reality TV show this year that

Retailers are trying to profit off the #MeToo movement

Opportunistic retailers are already trying to cash in on the #MeToo movement.The viral campaign started Sunday when actress Alyssa Milano tweeted the hashtag and encouraged women to share their stories of sexual harassment and assault.#MeToo posts swiftly made waves across the internet — and online sellers were just as quick

Schools cracking down on “unacceptable’ Halloween costumes

It’s that time of the year again, when the leaves turn, the air becomes crisp and Americans of all ages don masks and costumes to hit the streets in search of sweets, shindigs and maybe a bit of mischief.But as the U.S. gears up for Halloween, young people are finding

People are reacting strongly to LeBron’s “equality’ shoes

Though NBA players are officially prohibited from kneeling during the national anthem to protest police brutality, that won’t stop them from making political statements — via fashion statements.For the Cleveland Cavalier’s season-opening game against the Boston Celtics Tuesday night, three-time NBA champ LeBron James wore a pair of black Nikes

Nivea faces backlash for racist ad for “lighter skin’

Nivea has become embroiled in a race row after an “appalling” face cream ad that promises “visibly lighter skin” for black women.The beauty brand is advertising its new Natural Fairness moisturizer to women living in Nigeria, Ghana, Cameroon and Senegal.Billboards show former Miss Nigeria Omowunmi Akinnifesi using the moisturizer to

Why London Jewelers is America’s ultimate watch-shopping destination

London Jewelers — America’s premier independent jeweler — is famed for its alluring array of gems and timepieces from the world’s finest brands. Less known, but equally impressive, is the retailer’s 91-year history spanning four generations.In 1926, Charles London, a Polish émigré, debuted his eponymous store on School Street in

From feathered dials to painted faces, these watches are works of art

Long before technical advancements transformed watches into precise timekeeping instruments, they were lavishly decorated mechanical trophies that conveyed the wealth and status of their aristocratic owners. What they lacked in accuracy early pocket watches made up for in artistry.Watchmaking’s traditional decorative embellishments — such as bejeweling, engraving and enameling —

From A to Z, what keeps Rolex ticking

Rolex’s history of innovation is so long and its list of iconic models so lengthy that an entire nomenclature has sprung up around the storied 112-year-old brand. Think you know Rolex? See if you recognize all of these terms that every true Rolex lover knows, from trademarked names for proprietary

This Duran Duran video yacht was rescued by a luxe watch CEO

Panerai CEO Angelo Bonati first spotted the ketch Eilean in Antigua in 2006, poking out of the mangroves in the island’s English Harbour. The 72-foot boat was rotting, rusted and worm-ridden; termites had polished off its two masts. The ship had, he admits, “clearly seen better days.”A keen sailor, Bonati

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

This jetsetting social media couple show off the latest luxe travel watches

View SlideshowStylist: Johannah Masters Stylist assistant: Bree Bonagofsky Makeup: Brian Duprey using MAC Cosmetics at Judy Casey Inc. Hair: Rodney Groves for Rene Furterer at Ray Brown Pro Manicure: Rachel Shim using Chanel Le VernisSource: http://nypost.com/2017/10/17/this-jetsetting-social-media-couple-show-off-the-latest-luxe-travel-watches/

Tick talk — expert advice from 6 global watch influencers

Volandes is editor-in-chief of Town & Country.My first watch: A Keith Haring Swatch. I was in eighth grade, and we got it at the Swatch store in Midtown.My first important watch: A Cartier Tank. I probably got it earlier than I should have — it was a graduation gift — but I still have

Get the most out of a trip to Switzerland’s Watch Valley

Switzerland runs like clockwork, especially in Watch Valley. Stretching for 155 scenic miles from Geneva to Basel, the UNESCO-listed region is home to high-end watchmakers, including Breitling, TAG Heuer and Omega, and hundreds of auxiliary businesses.The epicenter is located in La Chaux-de-Fonds, an austere city planted atop a 1,000-meter-high plateau.

007-worthy diving watches are making a splash

All watch design is a matter of working within constraints, but counterintuitively, stricter limits often lead to impressive creations.In 1948, for example, the exacting standards of the British Ministry of Defence and the Royal Air Force resulted in the near-perfect IWC Mark 11 pilot’s watch.The toughest rules of all, however,

Go back in time with these updated classic watches

As millennials drive up prices in the burgeoning vintage watch market, designers are capitalizing on the nostalgia craze with new timepieces that take aesthetic cues from the archives. This year’s launches include a number of retro revivals that capture the vintage aesthetic while taking advantage of the latest technical advancements.TAG

From A to Z, what keeps Rolex ticking

Rolex’s history of innovation is so long and its list of iconic models so lengthy that an entire nomenclature has sprung up around the storied 112-year-old brand. Think you know Rolex? See if you recognize all of these terms that every true Rolex lover knows, from trademarked names for proprietary

Luxe watch brands shake up the art world with edgy works

Lars Jan has powerful timing. On the heels of the most destructive hurricane season in human memory, the 2017 Audemars Piguet Art Commission recipient will present a meditation on climate-related devastation at Art Basel Miami this December.He’s creating a mazelike pavilion anchored by five hollow aluminum structures (modeled after famous

Hot wheels: Supercars share secrets with luxe watches

With shared focuses on cutting-edge technology and next-level design, the watch and automotive industries naturally align. Take Roger Dubuis’ pairing with Lamborghini: Both brands are known for out-of-this-world performance, price and personality.Meanwhile, TAG Heuer’s heritage is bound up with car racing, while longtime collaborators Breitling and Bentley place a similar

It’s a battle of the bands as alt-straps thrill watch lovers

Watch fanatics are known to pore over the technical specs of high-end timepieces. But increasingly, marquee brands are paying as much attention to the strap of a watch as its complex movement, creating models that are both Einsteins and arm candy.Jaeger-LeCoultre, for example, partnered with Argentine tannery Casa Fagliano to

Inside the ultra-exclusive world of Patek Philippe

A mechanical watch that plays the time like a music box may seem like a gimmick inspired by your smartphone, but the minute repeater is actually a centuries-old complication that once put the clock-tower chimes of towns into the pockets of the very, very wealthy.Today’s six-figure wristwatch minute repeaters are

Shop these celeb-approved fall coats for less

Luxe leopard Nicole Richie’s outfit really hits the spot! A tasteful animal print is one of the season’s hottest patterns, and is doubly chic draped over her monochrome mustard ensemble.Menswear-inspired A denim jumpsuit might seem casual and utilitarian, but by adding pointy pumps and a polished blazer, Katie Holmes looks ready for