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August 30 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.

Sarah Mower Fêtes London’s Finest

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Style.com’s Sarah Mower hosted the opening brunch yesterday for London Showrooms, a seven day showcase for London’s bright young things, of which there seems to be a great many these days. Editors and retailers poured into a Rue de Richelieu gallery to get up-close-and-personal with newcomers like Erdem Moralioglu, the Meadham Kirchoff duo, Mary Katrantzou, […]

Binns’ Clever Cut-And-Paste Job

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Tom Binns, the unofficial crown jeweler to America’s new First Lady, has come up with a unique kind of recession special. His latest collection, called “Get Real” and bowing in the windows of Colette in Paris, is made from photographs of rings, necklaces, earrings, and watches ripped from glossy magazines. Binns reassembles them in his […]

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 […]