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Topic: Fashion

Here's the Story Behind Those Idiotic 'Plastique' High-End Plastic Pants

Bizarre creation was, of course, a hoax

Maybe you saw the billboard, or the documentary about Frank La Rant, or the lookbook. If so, you were probably disappointed to learn that Plastique, the high-end plastic pants supposedly…

Why Older Women Are the New It-Girls of Fashion

Brands like Kate Spade, Céline and L'Oréal are tapping into the 'silver economy'

This past January, French fashion house Céline set the Internet abuzz with the release of its spring 2015 print campaign. The ads quickly went viral, blazing a path across Instagram,…

Liv Tyler and Chloe Sevigny Get Poetic, '90s Style, in a High Fashion Ad That Outdoes Itself

Retro artsy for Proenza Schouler

The back-to-the-'90s trend collides with today's hip fashion scene in "Legs Are Not Doors," a short film by Harley Weir touting Proenza Schouler's spring 2015 collection. Liv Tyler, Chloe Sevigny and…

Daily Mail Launches Its Fashionable E-Commerce Platform in the U.S.

Popular service lets readers buy celeb-inspired outfits

While many fashion publications are still struggling to develop e-commerce platforms to bolster their bottom lines, Britain's Daily Mail Online claims to have found a successful formula with its Femail…

Q&A: Under New EIC Joyce Chang, Self Magazine Mixes Fitness With Fashion

Relaunch targets the SoulCycle-Instagram generation

Specs Who Joyce Chang New gig Editor in chief, Self Old gig Executive editor, Cosmopolitan Age 38 You've increased the amount of fashion editorial in Self, and especially high-end fashion. Are you concerned about the…

Mikhail Baryshnikov Dances With Lil Buck in Masterfully Edited Fashion Ad From Rag & Bone

Dancers four decades apart

Rag & Bone designers David Neville and Marcus Wainwright opted to eschew the usual runway show and instead showcase their fall 2015 collection with a short film. Why? Because "runway shows…

Natalie Portman, a Runaway Bride, Gets a Helicopter Rescue in Miss Dior Ad

Director Anton Corbijn says his vision is a feminist one

In this attractive new Miss Dior spot, Natalie Portman outdoes Julia Roberts' runaway bride by nabbing a helicopter after she ditches her groom at the altar. Portman's escape, soundtracked by…

Without Men, Women Would Be Uncivilized Pigs, Says Fashion Site's Shocking Ad (NSFW)

DLV BBDO's bizarre vision for Parisian Gentleman

Here's one way to get attention with a gender-themed advertisement. The fashion website Parisian Gentleman just unveiled its first commercial, and it has an unusual premise indeed: It posits that in…

Ad of the Day: Mercedes-Benz Just Made a Great Fashion Ad, and It's a Total Piss-Take

Hilarious, gorgeous short film for Berlin Fashion Week

As a rule, fashion ads are beautifully vapid. And they just got the send-up they deserve. Next week is Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in Berlin, and the event's title sponsor is out…

Joan Didion, 80, Is the Star Model in Fashion Brand Céline's New Campaign

For those who aren't into Bieber's CK ads

Lit nerds and fashionistas alike adore Joan Didion, so it only makes sense that French fashion brand Céline has anointed the 80-year-old author as its latest poster girl. Donning her famous oversized…

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