• A compelling new documentary delves into the dusty ateliers of a dying breed of artisans servicing the couture industry.

    A view of Monsieur Ré's atelier.
    LAST UPDATE : Feb 10, 2014, 7:51 AM EST
  • Elettra Wiedemann poses in a facsimile of Charles James’s Clover Leaf Gown, opposite the original dress on the left.

    The Metropolitan Museum of Art offered a sneak peek into the artistry and process of the mid-20th century couturier that was so favored by socialites.

    LAST UPDATE : Feb 12, 2014, 7:37 AM EST
  • Coco Chanel, 1937.

    Completing a trio of exhibitions featuring Karl Lagerfeld in Germany later this month, “The Chanel Legend" explores the enduring legend of Coco Chanel through her life story and the image she created for herself.

    LAST UPDATE : Feb 13, 2014, 7:37 AM EST
  • Left: Iris Van Herpen's "Wilderness Embodied" haute couture creation, photographed by Jean-Baptiste Mondino. Right: "Untitled”, 2010, by David Altmejd.

    Fans of fashion alien Iris van Herpen can discover more about the designer’s intriguing universe in the Spring-Summer 2014 issue of A Magazine, which she curated.

    LAST UPDATE : Feb 17, 2014, 7:32 AM EST
  • Burberry Prorsum Fall 2014

    For its latest Brit chic storyline, Burberry Prorsum for Fall 2014 conjured a wardrobe inspired by The Bloomsbury Girls, tipping a hat to the female members of the Bloomsbury Group — an influential association of artists, writers and intellectuals from the early 20th century.

    LAST UPDATE : Feb 19, 2014, 7:34 AM EST
  • Designers enlivening looks with all variety of embellishment.

    The icing on the delicious cake that was London’s Fall 2014 collections came in the form of a riot of surface play, with designers enlivening looks with all variety of embellishments.

    LAST UPDATE : Feb 20, 2014, 7:56 AM EST
  • Dries Van Noten’s 50th anniversary show, Spring/Summer 2005.

    The much-anticipated exhibition ‘Dries Van Noten, Inspirations’ on view this month at Les Arts Décoratifs in Paris, will pay homage to the master Belgian fashion designer.

    LAST UPDATE : Feb 24, 2014, 7:46 AM EST
  • Fashions by Donna Dove at "Black Dress."

    Timed to coincide with Black History Month and New York Fashion Week in February, the Pratt Institute’s exhibition “Black Dress: Ten Contemporary Fashion Designers” celebrates the groundbreaking oeuvre of ten contemporary New York-based African-American fashion designers.

    LAST UPDATE : Feb 28, 2014, 7:45 AM EST
  • Best dressed this year: Kate Hudson, Emma Watson and Cate Blanchett.

    Stars shone brightly on the ‘Oscars Night’, with many opting for old Hollywood glamour at the 86th Academy Awards on March 2.

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 03, 2014, 7:45 AM EST