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July 12 2014

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Nicole Phelps

As the Executive Editor of Style.com, Nicole Phelps reports on fashion shows in New York, Milan, and Paris. Before joining the company in 2004, she served as Fashion News Editor of Elle magazine. In that position, she traveled on assignment to Japan, Brazil, Australia, and Kuwait. Prior to Elle, Phelps began her career at W and Women's Wear Daily. Phelps is a graduate of Wesleyan University.

Sparkle And Fade: Olivier Theyskens’ (Most Likely) Last Shoes For Nina Ricci

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The shoes stole the show at Nina Ricci, where Olivier Theyskens put on what will most likely be his swan song. The towering platforms with itty-bitty heels protruding from behind to help the models keep their balance as they teetered down the long runway made some of the girls look so tall and narrow they […]

Still Shakin’

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We heard “Shake That Devil,” by Antony and the Johnsons, twice within two hours today, first at Anne Valérie Hash and then at Kris Van Assche—not really surprising, considering both designers talked about strong silhouettes in a time of economic crisis. We know three is a trend, but the only thing we’ll be really surprised […]

From Milan, Gabriele Colangelo Is One to Watch

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Milan fashion week often comes and goes without any new names on the calendar. But editors and retailers who skipped Friday night cocktails in favor of attending Gabriele Colangelo’s second runway show were treated to a collection that navigated the trends—shoulders, a mineral palette, sophisticated draping—with a lighter, more assured touch than many of his […]

Versace and Kane’s Hard Edit

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Donatella Versace relaunched her little sister label, Versus, today, debuting a small capsule collection of accessories made in collaboration with Christopher Kane, her onetime accessories consultant at Versace. Clothes will follow in July. “It’s a younger version of Versace, but with the same rock and roll spirit. Who better than Christopher to revive it?” she […]

Neil Barrett Digs Zaha Hadid’s Curves

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Neil Barrett’s women’s collection has always been about sharp cuts, but for Fall there’s even more splicing and dicing than usual. “It’s about dissecting an Englishman’s wardrobe and putting it back together,” he explained, pointing out a a scarf made from a jacket lapel, a shirt with cuffs at the shoulder, tank dresses patchworked together […]