Jane Weitzman, the wife of American shoe designer Stuart Weitzman, has published a book of fantasy shoes, “Art and Sole”, shoes that she herself bought during time, a normality for a shoe lover. She used to decorate the windows her husband stores with shoes, created from corrugated cardboard, wire, wool, steel or flowers, just to attract clients. “The windows showcased the art, and didn’t hurt business at all,” Jane Weitzman said. “It attracted people into the stores. Because, as you know, […]
Vogue Italia presents a shooting dedicated to Youngwon Kim, the designer who won the Vogue Talents Award at ITS -International talent support contest in July 2013. Photographed by Anna Giannuzzi and Stefano Marino; Stylist Alessandro Buzzi; Shoes Designer Youngwon Kim.
This Fall, Dior has dedicated an entire exhibit to Miss Dior, its emblematic fragrance. In 1947 Christian Dior didn’t just present his first collection, thereby ushering in the era of the New Look, he also released Miss Dior, his first perfume. 66 years later and Dior has now taken over the Courbe Galerie of Paris’ Grand Palais to pay homage to the successful fragrance with a new exhibition titled “Esprit Dior, Miss Dior.” Alongside vintage photos, unique manuscripts and historical documents, visitors will discover original works […]
As Halloween looms, complete with goblins and ghouls, start daydreaming of the perfect Halloween weekend escape. Think haunted houses, windswept landscapes and castles that make for a fabulously freaky Fall getaway. Château Marmont doesn’t just sit geographically at the heart of Los Angeles, the hotel has also become the focus of plenty of myth and mystery thanks to the many celebrities who have frequented the gothic manor since it was built in 1920. And for good reason: Jim Morrison, it is said, […]