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  • Can Lyft Pull an Avis? - New York Magazine #branding #luxury

    Can Lyft Pull an Avis? -- NYMag

    nymag.com 30 Jun '15, 6pm

    The battle between the two companies has gotten brutal, bitter, even a little juvenile. Last year, a Lyft analysis allegedly showed that Uber employees had requested and canceled some 5,560 rides on Lyft, annoying drivers and delaying rides for thousands of other passengers. (Uber has...

  • Watch the Louis Vuitton Menswear Show -- The Cut

    nymag.com 25 Jun '15, 12pm

    Yesterday at 3:00 p.m. The Trailer for the Jeremy Scott Documentary Is Finally Out See Miley, Katy, and all his celebrity friends praise him. Yesterday at 2:43 p.m. Cool Clips Are the Hair-Elastic Upgrade An adult solution to black hair ties. Yesterday at 2:36 p.m. How Tech Companies ...

  • How to keep your white sneakers looking fresh:

    No, the White Sneaker Trend Is Not Over -- The Cut

    nymag.com 16 May '15, 12pm

    We recently had a serious debate in the office — have white sneakers peaked? Back in the winter of 2014 white sneakers made a strong showing both on the runway and on the street-style folks , causing a near panic as everyone tried to get their hands on a pair of Stan Smiths. Over a ye...

  • .@cathyhoryn on why Louis Vuitton's Palm Springs resort show makes sense:

    Fashion Brands Jockey to Create Their Own Oasis -- The Cut

    nymag.com 08 May '15, 6am

    Last weekend, Chanel took people to Seoul for its cruise show, and next week the action will shift to the French Riviera, where Raf Simons will present Dior’s collection in the futuristic, soap-bubble-shaped house of Pierre Cardin. Modernist architecture is a big attraction for both S...

  • Kanye West's Louis Vuitton kicks and other rare sneakers are coming to the @brooklynmuseum:

    Inside Brooklyn’s Upcoming Sneaker Exhibition -- The Cut

    nymag.com 28 Apr '15, 5am

    How have sneakers evolved since their first incarnation? When we look back at early sneakers, they look so simple: just a rubber sole and canvas upper. But these were cutting-edge technology — and I think that innovation and interest in the new has continued to push sneaker design sin...

  • Louis Vuitton lost its checkerboard trademark case:

    Vuitton Lost Its Checkerboard Trademark Case -- The Cut

    nymag.com 01 May '15, 9pm

    doesn't have a monopoly on the checkerboard pattern, according to a new ruling by the E.U. General Court. After registering a trademark for its brown Damier check in 1998 and a subsequent one for a black-and-white version of the pattern a decade later, a 2011 decision overturned the l...

  • It is now technically possible to grow a leather handbag in a lab:

    Soon, We’ll Be Able to Grow Our Own Handbags -- The Cut

    nymag.com 27 Apr '15, 9pm

    It’s made by taking a biopsy from a cow, which is totally harmless, and replicating those cells endlessly — so in theory, you only need one cow. And it’s not just to replicate the leather, to mimic the leather as a fabric, but it’s to improve it — so there’s a point where you can actu...

  • How to Wear ’70s-Style High-Waisted Jeans - Between the Louis Vuitton, Chloé, and Gucci runways, '70s-style denim ...

    How to Wear ’70s-Style High-Waisted Jeans -- The Cut

    nymag.com 31 Mar '15, 10pm

    . And, naturally, the street-style bunch has been the first to embrace the trend. But before you write off the look as peacocking for the cameras, it actually translates equally as well to real life. Take this photo of stylist Alex Carl in Frame jeans paired with a pleated silk blouse...