Listen up, Hollywood: Simon Doonan wants you to get crazy this red-carpet season. “I’m hoping that we reach some kind of critical period where people do let it rip,” the Barneys creative ambassador-at-large told reporters Thursday. “People always go back to Björk and the swan dress simply because no one’s worn anything that interesting in the intervening years. We haven’t… Continue reading Simon Doonan Wants Stars to ‘Let it Rip’ on the Red Carpet This Year
By radio detection and ranging Staff
He’s not quite the New Year’s Baby, but not that much older all the same.
Jennifer Lopez and her new love, 24-year-old dancer Casper Smart, were seen holding hands in Miami’s upscale shopping area Lincoln Road Monday.
The 42-year-old American Idol star and Smart are clearly kicking their romance into high gear in 2012, following… Continue reading J.Lo & Casper Smart Hand-In-Hand To Ring In New Year
Courtesy Marc Jacobs
Some stylish stories for your Friday afternoon …
–Which fashion ads caused the most controversy in 2011? [FashionEtc]
–See vintage photos of France’s First Lady, Carla Bruni, in her modeling days [Stylelist]
–Today‘s Ann Curry is apparently changing the face of morning-show fashion [New York Times]
–Look back on the biggest beauty stories of the year [BellaSugar]
–WhoWhatWear names its 10 haute style… Continue reading Chic Clicks: The Most Controversial Ads of the Year, Ann Curry’s Morning Style
For Hollywood in 2011, it was the best of times and the worst of times. Internationally, the film business was booming: according to estimates, studios earned $ 13.53 billion overseas in 2011, an increase of 6 to 8 percent from 2010 and a new all-time record. Unfortunately, that success didn’t extend to U.S. shores: ticket sales dropped to 1.28 billion in 2011, the lowest total since… Continue reading Box Office Slump 2011: Ticket Sales Drop to 16 Year Lows, International Numbers Increase
Courtesy Emporio Armani
Is it hot in here … or is it just Rihanna? The singer’s sultry ad for Emporio Armani Underwear was voted sexiest of the year in a poll of advertising industry executives in trade magazine AdAge, the U.K.’s Daily Mail reports.
“It’s Rihanna at her sexiest,” the magazine writes. “She’s never looked this good. She’s in amazing shape and… Continue reading Rihanna’s Armani Ad Voted Sexiest of the Year