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April 19 2014

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Katharine K. Zarrella

Katharine K. Zarrella is the associate news editor at Style.com.

Fashion Over Function: Why Wearable Tech Is the Worst

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News broke yesterday morning that Google has enlisted Luxottica—the company that crafts eyewear for such brands as Prada, Ray-Ban, Chanel, Versace, and beyond—to make Google Glass less hideous. That’s all good and fine—at least the Internet giant is placing an appropriate amount of importance on aesthetics. But I have to be honest: I am deeply […]

Feeling Run-Down? Then Get Dressed Up

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An interesting study came out in the Daily Mail this weekend. According to the report, a survey claims that by Friday, England’s working women throw in the sartorial towel and trade their “smart” ensembles for relaxed, dressed-down looks. Information about the pool of women polled was not included in the article, and I’m a little […]

Manolo Blahnik Hates Relationships, Loves Netflix

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Seventy-one-year-old footwear designer Manolo Blahnik—the man, the legend—disclosed some real gems to The Guardian this weekend. Most interesting was his comment about his love life—or lack thereof. “I don’t fall in love with people, I fall in love with art. Relationships for me are a no-no,” he said. “Imagine having to talk to someone all […]

Agnona Gets a New CEO

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Agnona, Ermenegildo Zegna’s luxury womenswear range helmed by Stefano Pilati, is getting a new CEO. Come May, Alessandra Carra will leave her post as the CEO of LVMH-owned house Emilio Pucci to take the reins at Agnona. The current CEO, Bruno Laguardia, will join Agnona’s board of directors and will reportedly support Carra as an […]

CFDA Deems RiRi Bona Fide Fashion Icon

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News broke this morning that the CFDA’s 2014 fashion icon award will be going to none other than the sartorial chameleon who is Rihanna. As we’re sure you’ll remember, RiRi shook up the Paris fashion week scene in a kaleidoscope of ensembles—from a prim-and-proper look by Lanvin to a see-through body stocking to a bold […]