The Biz: Alexander Exits & Aerin Branches Out

April 4th, 2011 |Posted by Janelle

A beautiful look from behind the scenes at Russian Fashion Week | Image Credit Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Russia

Were sad to hear that the great Hilary Alexander is retiring from her position at The Daily Telegraph in June | Fashionista

Aerin Lauder to start lifestyle brand; the perpetually stylish creative director of Estee Lauder is spreading her wings into jewelry, housewares and accessories with a little help from Jeff Zucker and Ebs Burnough. | RACKED

Good news for Dolce & Gabbana, the design duo have been acquitted of all tax evasion charges | NY Times

NY, London, Paris and Milan aren’t the only cities where fashion reigns supreme, Russian fashion week in Moscow is happening right now – get to know all the designers

Trunk shows are more important than ever and major designers are using them as a way to connect personally with consumers | Thread NY

WWD connects with two pioneering independent makeup brand founders about surviving the recession and making a comeback. | WWWD

NYTimes speaks to one of our favorite jewelry designers, Eddie Borgo about structure and Rubik’s Cubes | NYTimes

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Bits and Bytes: James Rousseau

August 14th, 2008 |Posted by Betty

The Imagist waxes poetic about James Rousseau: The Imagist

September Vogue pictorial review: Sans Artifice

Patrick McMullan and the iPhone team up: Folio

Not only Coco has a pet!: Elite blog

Victoria’s Secret girl Behati Prinsloo lives the good life: Fashion Week Daily

James/Next Models NY. Ph: Sebastian Faena for VMan F/W08 from the Imagist website

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Bits and Bytes: Kate Moss

August 11th, 2008 |Posted by Betty

Kate Moss for Interview by Mert and Marcus: The Imagist

DuJuan, 1st Chinese Model to bear the Olympic torch: Fashionologie

Bar Rafaeli and Ana Paula in the new Sean John fragrance: The Cut

Ph: Mert and Marcus for Interview Sept 08, image via TheImagist

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Bits and Bytes: Georgina Stojiljkovic

July 25th, 2008 |Posted by Betty

Why Georgina is a star: the Serbian stunner

Great interview with Brooke Shields: in the new V photographed by Hedi Slimane

Article on Roberto Cavalli: On making wine and filled with love

Michael Gandolfi looks intense in La Caz: video by Bell Soto

Art and Commerce to cast shows

Video- Sarah Stephens

Sartorialist shoots the Kaiser: and talks about cologne

Interview with top stylist/former Tatler fashion director: Charlie Anderson

A website design company for photographers: A Photo Editor

Love male models? DNA needs interns

Another must read blog for lovers of male models: All the new young dudes (thanks JD Ferguson for the tip!)

Video: Former MOTW Vika from Supreme wants to help homeless kids… (let’s all say… awwww!)

Georgina. ph from Sans Artifice

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Bits and Bytes: Coco Rocha

July 18th, 2008 |Posted by Betty

Coco’s stunning new YSL Beaute ad!

6 supermodels for September Vanity Fair

September Covers: WWD

Ali Stephens’ commercial: Chanel Mascara

Bar Rafaeli shoots Hurley

Malgosia is the real deal.

We love model mothers!

Heidi Klum sounds SO German!

Sessilee Lopez blogs!

Ford’s Chanel and Sabina for VS

Vogue/CFDA winners: for 2008

Raquel Zimmerman shooting Brazilian campaign, Animale: Behind the scenes

IMG + Vogue.TV: Reality Television

Fabien Baron: Bits of the interview

Emma Summerton arrives stateside: The Imagist

Interesting take on the gender bending fall campaigns

V magazine’s powerhouse agency: Elite Models

Coco. Ph: Solve Sundsbo for YSL Beaute F/W08. pic courtesy of Elite New York

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Bits and Bytes: Jourdan Dunn

July 11th, 2008 |Posted by Betty

Current London it girl, Jourdan Dunn in Top Shop by it photographer girl Emma Summerton. Also in the ads are Karlie Kloss, Kori Richardson, Amanda Laine.

Article on Katie Grand: Editor of Pop Magazine

Hedi Slimane is not only shooting the cover of Numero Hommes Japan’s first issue… he is their muse

Giorgio Armani’s Asian Model: Takeshi Kaneshiro. The Western world know him from House of Flying Daggers.

Karl Lagerfeld and the 4 Brazilian men (including former MOTW, Luiz)

Biting our style: NY Times gets copied

Mario Testino dishes on Agyness, Toni Garrn, etc

First French exhibition of Richard Avedon.

Washington Post’s Robin Givhan talks about Anna Wintour: 20 years at Vogue

Model girlfriends: Models as ultimate trophy girlfriends or is it actors/singers as ultimate trophy boyfriends?

Showstudio Guest Fashion DJ’s: Alastair McLellan ,Stella McCartney , Tim Blanks, Jourdan Dunn models for showstudio

Running the best photo: how the magazine pics get decided

1940’s supermodel, Dorian Leigh passes away

Naomi deserves to be the diva she is: the Imagist

Loving Lakshmi, in Vogue India

Michael Kors on Good Morning America: On Anna Wintour, Condoleeza Rica and his black t-shirt

Nicholas Sarkozy presents Giorgio Armani with French Legion of Honors award: See pics of him with Carine Roitfeld

Speaking of Carine, her daughter, Julia, needs interns

Veronica Webb on the Today show on the current Vogue Italia

The future of magazines?

Backstage Lanvin, men’s shows

Backstage Louis Vuitton, men’s shows

Backstage Raf Simons, men’s shows

Backstage, Kenzo, men’s shows

Backstage, Kris Van Assche, men’s shows

For all you Evandro Soldati fans

Jourdan/Storm, Women NY and Milan, Nathalie Paris.Ph: Emma Summerton for Topshop, F/W08. pic via Daily Mail

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Bits and Bytes: Dior Haute Couture

July 5th, 2008 |Posted by Betty

Galliano earns raves for his haute couture collection for Dior. Here are some of our favorite looks and the video from the show from the Telegraph. Also, featured, the last photo: the majestic venue for the Chanel show.

Paris Couture catch up: On the Moment/Times.

NY mag interviews rising stylist: James Worthington Demolet dishing on Madonna, Cole Mohr and MDC friend and designer- Rad Hourani.

For all you Brazilian supermodels: More flights between Brazil and the US.

A picture of Bunny Bisous- with Andre Leon Talley.

A divine look at the past: Richard Avedon plus Polly Mellen equals genius

NY Magazine founder, the father of New Journalism (gossip plus news) passes away:

$150,000 Visionaire collection

If Anna can repeat, so can us ordinary mortals: 3 times in 2 weeks.

The future of photography, or rather, photographers: If your name is not Steven, Mario, Craig, Inez, etc….. click here

Hye Park. Ph: from Dior HC S/S09. Pic from NY Magazine

Chanel Iman. Ph: from Dior HC S/S09. Pic from NY Magazine

Tanya D. Ph: from Dior HC S/S09. Pic from NY Magazine

Chanel location. Ph: Getty Images via the NY Times

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Bits and Bytes: Natasha Poly…

June 13th, 2008 |Posted by Betty

One of the hardest working and most professional models in the biz; Natasha Poly is in Brazil

JD Ferguson interview: on Fashion Television

Behind the Scenes at V Magazine’s Lily, Stam and Doutzen shoot: JD’s BTS

And the rise of the supermodels continue: fall campaign and editorial scoop

Nicola Formichetti news: website live! and Vogue Hommes Japan

Fall Campaign news: Marc Jacobs chooses Kirsten Owen/Stella Tennant; Claudia and Roberto Bolle for Ferragamo

Angela Lindvall and Terry Richardson for Jimmy Choo

For all you model agents out there: NY State politician pushes for easier model visas

MikaS of Sweden profile on Ones2Watch

Made in Brazil’s video: Mermaids in Brazil

Made in Brazil’s picks for top Brazilian boys

Caroline Winberg is a soccer fan

Karl, Miuccia and Galliano: 11 designers and Esquire covers

Gucci’s face, James Franco, in Milan for show week: Gucci by Gucci Pour Homme party

Natasha Poly, photo: from Women Management blog, on Women’s blog

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