Since its founding in 2013, Maison the Faux has been forcing us to rethink the notions of what’s fake and real through its Amsterdam-based multidisciplinary practice (the brand describes itself as a “creative studio posing as a grand couture fashion house.” Related | Maison the Faux’s Explosive Homecoming Festival Its name, roughly translated as “The.
Despite its well-documented shortcomings and controversies in years past, recent editions of Miss Universe have taken on a more progressive stance and approach when it comes to social activism and representation. Related | Angela Ponce Becomes First Trans Woman to Compete in Miss Universe All that seemed to culminate at last night’s pre-taped competition, when.
When the wave of social and political unrest spread throughout Colombia earlier this month, buzzy Instagram account UpNextDesigner saw an opportunity to spotlight and give a platform to the country’s emerging designers, many of whom were already navigating a difficult climate due to the pandemic. Related | Kali Ulchis Wants the World to Help Colombia.
“The List” is PAPER’s definitive roundup of the most important fashion launches of the month. From store openings to new podcasts, collaborations, initiatives, campaigns, pop-ups, capsules and product releases, we’ve curated the most exclusive and special style announcements from around the world. Scroll through, below, to see what’s in store for May. New Concepts@Nordstrom: Fear.
Machine Gun Kelly is finally talking about why he has a necklace containing Megan Fox‘s blood. In case you need a brief refresher, the musician took his song “Bloody Valentine” quite literally when he revealed he had an interesting accessory featuring a drop of blood from his girlfriend. Related | Megan Fox Seemingly Addresses MGK.
As one of the buzziest shows currently on the air, Cruel Summer is equal parts teen mystery and time-hopping thriller with tons of twists and turns. Told over three summers in a small town in the 1990s, a girl (Kate) disappears and another (Jeanette) appears to take over her life. It’s also a throwback display.
Gamer girls and Instagram Baddies have always had a not-so-secret love affair. From old to new, the marriage between these two aesthetic subcultures is once again coming together for one of fashion’s first metaverse presentations. IMVU, an online utopia where users can create customizable avatars, is hosting seven rising brands as part of an internet.
Achieving a Euphoria-inspired look may get a lot easier with A24‘s latest endeavor. According to a new report from i-D, the company behind critically acclaimed productions like Midsommar, Moonlight and Minari is potentially coming out with a new beauty brand called Rules Beauty — perhaps in a nod to Euphoria’s Rue and Jules. Related |.
Kerby Jean-Raymond, the critically acclaimed designer at the helm of one of fashion’s most exciting brands, is heading to Paris this summer. Related | Pyer Moss Is Returning to NYFW After Two Years The Pyer Moss studio, headquartered in New York, will be a guest member for the upcoming season in July, according a statement.
The red carpet is back, baby! After a generally mediocre Oscars fashion night, celebrities took some bigger risks at this year’s BRIT Awards in London’s O2 Arena, with some custom looks and archival couture thrown in the mix. While the fashion tonight as a whole wasn’t exactly gag-worthy, a few stars did manage to delight.
Anyone who follows The Row knows that, historically, the brand hasn’t been the least bit interested in the celebrity brouhaha associated with red carpets. Much like its enigmatic founders Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen (post-Hollywood, mind you), the label has largely strayed away from the limelight in favor of cultivating a discreet and understated image. Related.
Like many, I was made giddy by the news in mid-April that after a 28-month hiatus, the Costume Institute Gala (more colloquially known as the Met Gala), fashion’s most bombastic and frenzied affair, was making its long-awaited return. Unlike many events of its grandeur, the Met Gala could not operate in a virtual format, since.
LA Models’ Nyadhour gets photographed by Alena Sazonova in colorful shapes and patterns for PAPER Fashion. Photography: Alena Sazonova Model: Nyadhuor (LA Models) Makeup: Francie Tomalonis Styling: Ilaria De Plano Styling assistant: Casey Puhr Studio: L Space DTLA
The last “normal” fashion month to take place — in February 2020 — before the world turned upside down was notable for many reasons, not least because many of those Fall collections shown on the runway never even got to be produced (just ask Marc Jacobs). Indeed, at the start of the pandemic, buyers and.
Nicki Minaj is up to something, and she chose hot pink bedazzled Crocs and lots of Chanel goodies for the cryptic teaser. In her first Instagram post since January, the Queen of Rap uploaded new photos of her wearing nothing but the aforementioned footwear and plenty of jewels while clutching a pair of furry heart-shaped.
After Prada’s most recent runway show in February, the brand held a virtual panel discussion of sorts with Marc Jacobs, Lee Daniels and Hunter Schafer alongside Raf Simons and Miuccia Prada to discuss the collection as part of their ongoing conversation series. Related | Miuccia Prada and Raf Simons’ Fashion Rager And now, the brand.
Hi Uglies… XOXOETHAN here and I’m so excited to share the latest episode of SNATCHURAL! Related | SNATCHURAL: Tipsy Makeup Challenge With Angel Merino We got to sit down with the iconic Patrick Starrr, who is in the process of building a beauty empire. You might recognize Patrick from when he launched his YouTube channel.
The very concept of thrifting has been rejuvenated through Gen-Z heavy apps like Tik Tok and Instagram in the last few years. What was once heavily ostracized in the hierarchy of social normalities — as buying secondhand often indicated a lack of means for lower class families — is now the latest fashion trend, particularly.
Considered the first Black male model with albinism to break into high end fashion, Shaun Ross was scouted at just 16 years old. The young Bronx-native quickly caught the eyes of almost every major fashion house and magazine of the time (including PAPER), and became a mainstay of Fashion Week runways and street style photography.
The next phase in Charli and Dixie D’Amelio’s path to world domination? A clothing line, of course. The two sisters are set to launch Social Tourist, a new brand under the Abercrombie & Fitch portfolio that will be sold exclusively at Hollister. Related | Charli and Dixie D’Amelio Have Officially Left the Hype House The.
The latest season of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia saw the continuation of the phygital presentation format, with runway shows taking place in Russia’s capital and 6 other cities, including Milan. Live-streamed at over 100 websites, this international fashion fest was attended by designers of all levels from across the globe. Whether it’s runways in the.
Leave it Ssense to all of a sudden make me want kids. This morning, the Canadian-based retailer (and fashion crowd pleaser) announced the addition of an entire children’s department, and the tiny little models are already dressed better than most people I will ever meet. Related | SSENSE Introduces “Everything Else” Category The new section.
Upcycling may be all the rage in sustainability, but few designers have fun with it as much as Nicole McLaughlin. The New York-based artist has made a name for herself repurposing waste into coveted items, often through collaborations with the likes of Crocs and Jansport. Related | There’s a New Way to Wear Your Jansport.
Frieze New York is back! After the events of the past year forced the cancellation of every art fair in the city, Frieze will be the first in-person, one-venue fair to take place since The Armory Show in 2020. The annual event will be held from May 5–9 in Hudson Yard’s The Shed, away from.
This spring, let your nail polish be designed by Lil Yachty. The rapper recently announced that his new company, Crete, will be releasing its first nail polish collection, Negatives 001, on May 21. Lil Yachty made the surprise announcement by showcasing five different polish vials, as well as his now signature painted nails. “I’d like.
Chanel might not be the first name you associate with lip piercings, fishnet stockings and graphic concert tees, but the brand fully embraced these elements and more in their Cruise 2022 show today. Related | Kristen Stewart Was the Only Guest in the Audience at Chanel Between the heavier-than-usual eyeliner, spike-y jewelry and leather fringe,.
At just 22 years of age, Lauryn Brown‘s creative output has already included everything from DJing to contemporary dance, music production and modeling — there’s even a cooking endeavor in the works. But it’s Lamont, her self-funded accessories label of bespoke, hand-painted cowboy hats, that’s garnered the most attention in recent months. She founded Lamont.
While we’re still waiting to see if America’s Next Top Model will ever grace our screens again, another model search reality show is coming in to fill the void — though this one is all about fabulous, plus-size beauties. Announced this morning, “Thick House” will be hosted by former ANTM plus-size contestant Toccara Jones. The.
André Leon Talley is never one to sugar coat things when it comes to TV interviews, and his latest one with Tamron Hall is no exception. The fashion veteran, who’s currently facing eviction, opened up about a variety of topics on Monday’s episode, from the current status of his relationship with Anna Wintour (yes, that.
Tess Holliday has revealed on Instagram that she is currently in recovery for anorexia nervosa. “I’m anorexic and in recovery. I’m not ashamed to say it out loud anymore,” the world’s first size 22 supermodel wrote in a lengthy, powerful post. “I’m the result of a culture that celebrates thinness and equates that to worth,.