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Here’s Amal Alamuddin’s Oscar de la Renta Gown

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 12:45

What does one wear, if one is a highly successful international lawyer preparing to transform the world's most lone-wolf, permanent-seeming bachelor into a dependable married fellow? Ah! Oscar de la Renta has just the thing for this sort of a occasion, and luckily for Amal Alamuddin, it works perfectly for ... More »

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Revisit Glen Luchford’s Enthralling Photos of Kate Moss & Gemma Ward [NSFW]

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 12:40

When he was 15, self-taught British fashion-photographer Glen Luchford — best known for his gritty '90s editorials and early photos of Kate Moss — quit school and moved to London. There, he found work at a hair salon before eventually signing with Art + Commerce, and then, in 1997, began working ... More »

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Silicon Valley Men Spend $10K to Master Basic Dating Skills

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 12:20

Silicon Valley dudes might be able to launch dating start-ups like OKCupid, Tinder, and Hinge (and to create all sorts of hacks to game their own systems), but when it comes matters of the human heart, they struggle just like the rest of us. Unlike the rest of us, however, ... More »

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Catherine Deneuve Wore a Cannabis-Leaf Sweater

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 12:03

Yesterday in Paris, Catherine Deneuve attended the Saint Laurent show wearing a sweater with a big ol' cannabis leaf stitched on the front in cheetah print. Though not previously regarded as a particularly outspoken weed advocate, we can now count Deneuve as a member of the marijuana-leaf-wearing sisterhood, which includes ... More »

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Editor’s Picks: 5 Things I Liked at Paris Fashion Week on Monday

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 11:50

The collections that showed in Paris yesterday were all over the map: There were sparkly platforms, gobs of fringe — and even a super-sexy sweater dress. Here, the five things that stood out on Monday:1. Cementing the flying-fringe trend for the season, Giambattista Valli's fringe cooly swung down the runway, only to ... More »

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Gossiping With the Internet’s Favorite Old-Time Scandal Connoisseur

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 11:36

After Mary Pickford, a doll-faced Hollywood star under a tangle of blonde curls, divorced her husband in favor of her dashing co-star, her many admirers and the tabloid press revolted. She replied: “I now realize my mistake. I have learned now that I do not belong to myself.” It was ... More »

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Fringe Is Playing Big on the Spring Runways

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 11:09

Fringe was everywhere last season — and, judging from the runways these past few weeks, it's going to be big this spring as well. But unlike hippie or Western fringe, this variety is a kind of flying fringe: big, sweeping, and Cabaret-like. But, mercifully, there are no flashy colors or sequins ... More »

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Italian Dating Is a Lot Like Italian Swearing

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 11:00

Ilaria Perrone, sex columnist for, the go-to magazine for the "It" girls of Milan, has given up on dating. “Italian men are romantic but they are also liars,” she told New York sex columnist Maureen O’Connor in the latest entry in Italy in 30 Days’ Exchange Rates conversation series. ... More »

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Chanel Staged a ‘Feminist’ Protest on the Spring Runway

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 10:05

Remember how Karl Lagerfeld showed those tone-deaf, politically incorrect headdresses during his show for the 2014 Chanel pre-fall collection? (Or maybe you just remember Walter Van Beirendonck's fantastic response.) Well, this season the designer wants to right those wrongs by attempting to address all of society's issues by preemptively protesting everything: ... More »

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News del Giorno: Juryless Film Fest; Illegal Fur Bust

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 08:55

In an effort to cut back on spending, the Rome Film Festival, which takes place in October, has done away with a jury and will instead look to the public to vote. [The Local] Mafia cybercrime is booming thanks to freelance cybercriminals whose services include bespoke money-laundering schemes and hacking ... More »

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A Cool Striped Dress to Wear Through Fall

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 08:39

Topshop has released a fall version of its best-selling (and Beyoncé-approved) striped dress — and it's pretty darn chic. The structured waist and soft fabric make it comfortable and easy to wear, while thick dark stripes add a touch of polish. Wear it with a red lip and wool tights ... More »

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It’s Official: Carven Creative Director to Leave Next Month

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 08:30

Well, the rumors are true: Carven's creative director Guillaume Henry will leave the brand at the end of November, reports WWD. Though many outlets have speculated that Henry will replace Nina Ricci creative director Peter Copping (who is rumored to be a front-runner for a lead design role at Oscar de ... More »

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Jennifer Love Hewitt Gave Matt Damon a Pity Bed

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 07:38

For today's unsolved etiquette mishaps from the late 1990s, Jennifer Love Hewitt told Jimmy Kimmel that she is currently awaiting one thank-you card from one Mr. Matt Damon. She sent him a thoughtful (not to mention comfortable, not to mention portable) gift and wants to know if it has been ... More »

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Watch the Valentino Show Live From Paris

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 07:15

Starting at 8:30 a.m. today, the Valentino show will stream right here. Enjoy!  ... More »

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Elena Ferrante Is a New Breed of Literary Girl-Crush

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 07:00

Before the Italian novelist known as Elena Ferrante’s first book, Troubling Love, came out in 1991, she told her publisher she would do no public appearances, accept no awards, and submit only to the minimum interviews, in writing. “I believe that books, once they are written, have no need of ... More »

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Clintons’ ‘Royal Baby’ Steals Real Royal Baby’s Style, Tabloids Allege

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Mon, 09/29/2014 - 22:38

From baby's first partisan attack to baby's first "Who wore it best?" On Monday evening, Charlotte Clinton Mezvinsky left Manhattan's Lenox Hill Hospital with her parents and maternal grandparents in tow. To the untrained eye, Charlotte and Chelsea were wearing standard mother and newborn attire, but as several tabloids pointed out, ... More »

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Army Green Has Been All Over the Spring Runways

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Mon, 09/29/2014 - 17:14

We're seeing green for spring, and it has nothing to do with florals. Along with the '70s-inspired pieces that have been dominating the runways this month, military garb is one of the bigger trends. Marc Jacobs kicked it off in New York with an entirely utilitarian vision of surplus drab ... More »

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GIFs From Dior: Anna Wintour Jogs Fashionably

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Mon, 09/29/2014 - 17:13

At Paris Fashion Week, there was a Dior wormhole into another very elegant and lustrous universe:Marion Cotillard does a slow greet-the-paparazzi neck-circle.  A photo for every individual barrette! She’s named them all.  The most intense game of peekaboo anyone has ever played.  Bye, darling! ... More »

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A Who’s Who of Karl Lagerfeld’s Entourage

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Mon, 09/29/2014 - 16:48

Being a part of Karl Lagerfeld’s entourage sounds like a dream come true. Whether it's his pampered cat, Choupette, or his ever-changing cabal of male models, every member of his inner circle lives the high-fashion life of Riley — Flying private to elite destinations! Sitting front row at fashion shows! ... More »

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