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August 2 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.

Marc and Lorenzo Hit Match Point

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It’s said that married people eventually start resembling their spouses—something about empathizing with one another causes couples to copy each other’s facial expressions. Well, Marc Jacobs and his boyfriend, Lorenzo Martone, have a head start. They’ve been working matching facial hair since at least last May, and at last night’s Cinema Society screening for Defiance […]

Obedient Sons & Daughters Shutters

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More bad news on the fashion front: Obedient Sons & Daughters is closing its doors, but the recession isn’t necessarily to blame. Swaim and Christina Hutson’s profile has been on a fast-moving upward trajectory since they launched their label over two years ago: They were CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund finalists last year. Unfortunately, their investor hasn’t […]

Ralph Lauren’s Glory Days

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Patriotism is particularly in style these days—witness Michael Kors’ red, white, and blue Spring collection or Catherine Malandrino’s U.S. flag dress (and she’s not even a citizen). But it’s always been in fashion for Ralph Lauren. Back in 1998, at the request of then-First Lady Hillary Clinton, he made a $13 million donation to the […]

stella holds her verdant ground at ACE

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When it comes to being green, Stella McCartney means business. At last night’s 12th annual ACE Awards, she would only accept the Accessories Council’s first-ever Green Designer of the Year Award—a Leiber minaudière—if it was, in fact, green. (And we don’t mean the color of its crystals.) The organization and the company obliged, coating rather […]

november to remember

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The first thing we thought of when we saw Kasia Struss slinking around the runway in a gauzy, white short-in-front-long-in-back dress at Nina Ricci last month was the video for Guns N’ Rose’s epic “November Rain.” Remember it? Stephanie Seymour, Axl Rose’s then real-life girlfriend, exchanged vows in a white gown not unlike some of […]