Category Archives: Fashion Lists

5 Reasons I’m Happy About Peter Copping to ODLR

I’ve yet to read a negative comment about Peter Copping’s new position as creative director at Oscar de la Renta, and I think that’s because it is really good news. Here’s why. 1. He is a good designer. Peter Copping … Continue reading

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10 Things You Need to Start a Fashion Brand

I frequently get letters from people asking for advice on how to start their own fashion brand, and I’m often surprised at how few skills or experience they have going into it. Starting a fashion business is not just a … Continue reading

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6 of the Worst Slogan Tees on Sale Now

Summer and working from home all the time has made me appreciate the benefits of a good t-shirt. While I was snooping around some of the online stores for some new tops, I kept coming across these incredibly tacky slogan … Continue reading

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5 Reasons the Fashion Industry is a Playground for the Rich

When I studied fashion in Paris, I was the poor girl. My classmates had parents with pied-a-terres in Paris, they took the Concorde to New York on the weekend, and they had their own one bedroom apartments. It sucked, and … Continue reading

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5 Myths About French Women

Mireille Guiliano, the author of French Women Don’t Get Fat, has released a second book late last year called French Women Don’t Get Facelifts. As someone who is half French, and who has lived in France, I am always perplexed … Continue reading

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