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Simon Doonan's words of wisdom: How to deal with these tough times...

"When war broke out, Quentin Crisp went out and bought 10 pounds of henna. You don't get it, do you? It means when times are tough, you have to be even more fabulous and more glamorous, and you have to rise above... Read more »


Donatella Versace on *that* dress Jennifer Lopez wore to the 2000 Grammys...

"It was an unexpected success." "The next day she was all over the place with people talking about her in that dress. It was one of those moments like Gianni had with Elizabeth Hurley and the safety-pin dress." - As... Read more »


Happy Halloween from the X Factor. Sort of.

"I am currently sat at my desk dressed as a zombie. Giant nest of hair, blue lips, dark circles round the eyes, outfit that's been through the shredder, mental gleam in my eye. Someone has just asked if I am supposed to be... Read more »


Reason #431 we wish we were Alexa Chung...

"I get goodies every week, and it's dreamy, but I'm given so much I feel guilty. Cosmetics companies usually get it right -- I get lots of black eyeliner. But it's not all good. Sometimes I open a bag and it's full of... Read more »


Lindsay Lohan wasn't "allowed" to go to Alexander Wang's show

"I wanted to go to his show so bad, but his publicist said they weren't allowing any celebrities to attend. So I said, 'Consider me a normal person then!' But they wouldn't." [Bad fake tan and no Alexander Wang?... Read more »


Quote of the Day: UK 'Vogue' editor Alexandra Schulman on her first impressions of Kate Moss

"The first time I saw Kate Moss, I did not think she was beautiful. It was during the New York fashion shows of 1992 and she was a slight, bow-legged, mouseyhaired urchin with attitude." [from article in October... Read more »


The wisdom of Kaiser Karl #10: Lagerfeld on birthdays

"Sunglasses are like eyeshadow. They make everything look younger and prettier." [Kaiser Karl might actually be onto something there... in fact, I can't even picture what he looks like without his! As compiled... Read more »


Quote of the Day: Simon Doonan on women becoming increasingly self-critical

"You know, at least once a week someone calls me up and says, 'Don't you think it's terrible when fat girls have muffin tops over their jeans?' And I say, 'Not if they're happy.' Who cares?" [We don't really... Read more »

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Quote of the day: Charlize Theron airs her views on 'The Hills'

"Why is it so big? It's about nothing! This is a free country. Freedom of speech! You can tell me right now to my face that 'Reindeer Games' was a piece of sh**. That's totally fine. But 'The Hills' is about nothing. I... Read more »


Moss and Green wax lyrical about one another... again!

We all know how much Kate Moss and Sir Philip Green admire each other. Indeed their close friendship has attracted much speculation, mostly from the tabloid press, that there was more going on than just being pals. In a... Read more »


The wisdom of Kaiser Karl #9: Lagerfeld on shoes

"I buy my shoes a size too small. I like the way it feels." [That might go some way to explaining a few things... Karl tells The Times , August 24, 2008] Read more »


Wise words from Alice Temperley to budding fashion designers...

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The wisdom of Kaiser Karl #8: Lagerfeld on journos

"I have no problem with journalists -- many are friends. Only if they are really stupid, or if they've got bad breath, or if they smell. Yesterday [at the Chanel couture show] I had a problem. I said, 'I'm sorry,... Read more »


Marc Jacobs isn't married, but does spend a lot of time looking at himself...

"I'm really happy with the way I look when I look at myself in the mirror. I spend hours in the bathroom now. I used to spend five minutes! But I like taking a shower. I like shampooing my hair. I like putting on... Read more »


The wisdom of Kaiser Karl #7: Lagerfeld on mementos

"I throw everything away! The most important piece of furniture in a house is the garbage can! I keep no archives of my own, no sketches, no photos, no clothes - nothing! I am supposed to do, I'm not supposed to... Read more »


Anne Hathaway on the pressure to wear glamorous outfits away from the cameras

- Anne Hathaway has been wow-ing all and sundry with her glam outfits on the Get Smart promo trail, but tells Metro she still likes her jeans and tees just like the rest of us... Atta girl! Read more »


Alice Dellal gets a touch of the Kate Moss's...

[Photo: NY Times T Style Mag via TFS / Quote via Daily Mail ] We have the same problem Alice, don't worry... Here's a handy solution - why not launch your own High Street collection, and capitalise on the fact?... Read more »


Candace Bushnell says fashion isn't part of her work 'for the sake of it'

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Hadley Freeman on what we'll be wearing during 'the recession'

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Sarah Brown on dressing to meet Carla Bruni-Sarkozy...

"Well, I didn't stand a chance, did I? I mean, I was standing next to a supermodel. I thought that whatever I wore didn't matter. With all due respect to myself, I knew that day I couldn't win." "I like fashionable... Read more »


Hayley Atwell reveals what supported her throughout filming 'Brideshead Revisited'...

Source: Style.com Looks like Spanx saves the day again! Read more »


Carla Bruni-Sarkozy on Sarah Brown's style...

"Sarah is a very elegant person; her style is classic. I'd prepared myself to go to London; I wanted to honour Britain and France. I was the outsider going into Sarah's world, so she could dress normally. And Sarah hasn't... Read more »


Yet another reason to love Heidi Klum...

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The wisdom of Kaiser Karl #5: Lagerfeld on 'his people'

"My people are zee cool ones, the rockers. I get along with everyone except for men my age, who are bourgeois or retired or boring, and cannot follow the evolution of time and mood." [Karl doesn't just hang around... Read more »


Milla Jovovich reveals what body part she'd change...

Times : If you could change one part of your body, which would it be? Milla : I'd have neck extension surgery, and I wouldn't mind knee-shrinkers. Erm... huh?! We think your neck and knees are just fine, don't go... Read more »


Stephen Jones on making hats for Audrey Tautou in Coco Before Chanel...

"She will make a wonderful Chanel, she is equally as petite. We have had to adjust everything. We put a little flower on her head and it looked like a cushion." - Milliner Stephen Jones told WWD at Giuseppe... Read more »


The wisdom of Kaiser Karl #4: Lagerfeld on fame

"In the whole world, there is nowhere I can go. Everybody has a camera, and it is flash-flash-flash, and I am a puppet, a marionette, Mickey at Disneyland for children to play with. In Japan, they touch me. I have... Read more »


Maria Sharapova out of Wimbledon - is her outfit to blame?

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Kanye West really loves him some fashion shows

"I'm tellin' you guys Burberry is the s*** again. Men's Fashion week has started and I'm mad excited. That's rt I'm excited 2 see the shows... it's how I spend my vacations.... it's one of my favorite things in the... Read more »