nymag.com Archives - 28 February 2017, Tuesday

  • They’re all gray leather, meaning they won't get as dirty as your standard white Stan Smiths https://t.co/I2vjI6RxWM

    Deal of the Day: Nike Air Max Thea Pinnacle Sneakers

    nymag.com 22 Feb '17, 4pm

    , every gal we see on the G train is wearing a pair of cropped pants and Fashion Sneakers. If your battered Flyknits just aren’t doing it, might we suggest these extremely cool-looking, crisp, gray Nike Air Max Thea Pinnacles? They’re all gray leather, except for the area around the a...

  • Supreme and Louis Vuitton Collab Was a Brilliant Troll

    nymag.com 07 Feb '17, 11pm

    Supreme may technically be a skate brand, but it operates much more like a luxury fashion label. In fact, Vuitton and Supreme share more than a few marketing strategies. Both traffic in scarcity. Both have harnessed cool through well-chosen artists’ collaborations (Supreme with contem...

  • Supreme and Louis Vuitton Collab Was a Brilliant Troll

    nymag.com 07 Feb '17, 10pm

    Supreme may technically be a skate brand, but it operates much more like a luxury fashion label. In fact, Vuitton and Supreme share more than a few marketing strategies. Both traffic in scarcity. Both have harnessed cool through well-chosen artists’ collaborations (Supreme with contem...

  • Supreme and Louis Vuitton Collab Was a Brilliant Troll

    nymag.com 07 Feb '17, 10pm

    Supreme may technically be a skate brand, but it operates much more like a luxury fashion label. In fact, Vuitton and Supreme share more than a few marketing strategies. Both traffic in scarcity. Both have harnessed cool through well-chosen artists’ collaborations (Supreme with contem...

  • "I'd rather people say 'Your skin looks amazing' than 'I like your handbag.'"

    What It Costs to Be Ageless

    nymag.com 31 Jan '17, 2pm

    “I’m 51 and I’m very transparent about my age,” she says. “Once you start aging, the difference between 35 and 50 is huge. If I have money in my pocket, I’d rather get skin care than a handbag. I’d rather people say ‘Your skin looks amazing’ than ‘I like your handbag.’” It’s a quest t...

  • Louis Vuitton Held a Conversation on the Syrian Crisis

    Louis Vuitton Launches Make a Promise Initiative

    nymag.com 17 Jan '17, 9pm

    Lisa Szarkowski, Imran Amed, and Claudia Martinuzzi. Photo: LOUIS VUITTON/BFA.COM - CARL TIMPONE “This all seems so far away from our glossy world of fashion,” admitted Imran Amed, the founder and CEO of Business of Fashion, as he opened a panel on the ongoing crisis in Syria at Louis...

  • PETA just invested in LVMH– and not because they're fans: https://t.co/4rqt4nM6p1

    PETA Bought One Share of Louis Vuitton

    nymag.com 14 Jan '17, 2pm

    Photo: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images Animal rights organization People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals has purchased one share of LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton in the hopes of pressuring the brand to stop using exotic skin in its products. PETA circulated a video last Decem...

  • Zsa Zsa Gabor Ashes Carried to Funeral in Louis Vuitton Bag

    nymag.com 30 Dec '16, 9pm

    R.I.P. Photo: Ron Galella/WireImage/Getty Zsa Zsa Gabor died earlier this month at the age of 99, but she continued to uphold her reputation for glamour well beyond the grave: Her ashes were carried to her funeral, held Friday at Beverly Hills’ Church of the Good Shepherd, in a Louis ...

  • Zsa Zsa Gabor Ashes Carried to Funeral in Louis Vuitton Bag

    nymag.com 30 Dec '16, 8pm

    R.I.P. Photo: Ron Galella/WireImage/Getty Zsa Zsa Gabor died earlier this month at the age of 99, but she continued to uphold her reputation for glamour well beyond the grave: Her ashes were carried to her funeral, held Friday at Beverly Hills’ Church of the Good Shepherd, in a Louis ...

  • Zsa Zsa Gabor Ashes Carried to Funeral in Louis Vuitton Bag

    nymag.com 30 Dec '16, 8pm

    R.I.P. Photo: Ron Galella/WireImage/Getty Zsa Zsa Gabor died earlier this month at the age of 99, but she continued to uphold her reputation for glamour well beyond the grave: Her ashes were carried to her funeral, held Friday at Beverly Hills’ Church of the Good Shepherd, in a Louis ...

  • Because white sneakers are the 'it' shoe for 2017

    Best White Sneakers to Get a Sneaker Freak

    nymag.com 29 Dec '16, 6am

    The Platonic ideal of the whisper-quiet white sneaker, I want to hate these so much only because they’re so perfect, such a no-brainer, that they bespeak no taste at all (basic in the good way turned basic in the bad way). In truth, I’m probably just jealous. Every time I see some guy...

  • See These Special Louis Vuitton Monogram Pieces

    nymag.com 16 Dec '16, 8pm

    For the person who would never store their priceless roses in a vase. Photo: Courtesy of Louis Vuitton For the past two weeks I’ve been re-reading Crazy Rich Asians and its sequel, China Rich Girlfriend . Some of the most absurd (though completely pleasurable) scenes depict the obscen...

  • Why Instagram Location Says Singapore, Singapore

    nymag.com 13 Dec '16, 5pm

    Stars and “stars” of the social media, in constant pursuit of virality, are always looking for new ways to extend their reach. They individually DM fans. They come to Brazil. And now, some have started geotagging their Instagram posts from “Singapore, Singapore” despite never having s...

  • Why Instagram Location Says Singapore, Singapore

    nymag.com 13 Dec '16, 3pm

    Stars and “stars” of the social media, in constant pursuit of virality, are always looking for new ways to extend their reach. They individually DM fans. They come to Brazil. And now, some have started geotagging their Instagram posts from “Singapore, Singapore” despite never having s...

  • The Designer Making Fanciful Creations Out of Birkin Scraps

    Pascale Mussard Talks About Hermès's Petit H Project

    nymag.com 02 Dec '16, 9pm

    So, for example, scraps of mink came together in a fur-lined Kleenex box that would probably delight Eva Hesse and Kim Kardashian equally. Mussard, who has a tendency toward caprice that sounds better with a French accent, says she was toying with the idea of a small fur-covered house...

  • Why Some People Are Burning Their New Balance Sneakers

    nymag.com 10 Nov '16, 4pm

    Shortly after Donald Trump was declared the president-elect of the United States, the Republican got the stamp of approval from an unexpected source: New Balance . Many people have since posted videos and pictures of themselves burning their New Balance shoes, or throwing them in the ...

  • Why Some People Are Burning Their New Balance Sneakers

    nymag.com 10 Nov '16, 4pm

    Shortly after Donald Trump was declared the president-elect of the United States, the Republican got the stamp of approval from an unexpected source: New Balance . Many people have since posted videos and pictures of themselves burning their New Balance shoes, or throwing them in the ...

  • Why Some People Are Burning Their New Balance Sneakers

    nymag.com 10 Nov '16, 4pm

    Shortly after Donald Trump was declared the president-elect of the United States, the Republican got the stamp of approval from an unexpected source: New Balance . Many people have since posted videos and pictures of themselves burning their New Balance shoes, or throwing them in the ...

  • Why Some People Are Burning Their New Balance Sneakers

    nymag.com 10 Nov '16, 3pm

    Shortly after Donald Trump was declared the president-elect of the United States, the Republican got the stamp of approval from an unexpected source: New Balance . Many people have since posted videos and pictures of themselves burning their New Balance shoes, or throwing them in the ...

  • New Balance Sneakers Supports Donald Trump’s Win

    nymag.com 10 Nov '16, 5am

    Now that the election is over, it’s pretty easy to tell who was in favor of which candidate (based on your reaction, of course). But we’re not just learning who supported whom — we’re also learning what supported whom. While Hillary Clinton commanded the support of many a fashion desi...

  • New Balance Sneakers Supports Donald Trump’s Win

    nymag.com 10 Nov '16, 5am

    Now that the election is over, it’s pretty easy to tell who was in favor of which candidate (based on your reaction, of course). But we’re not just learning who supported who — we’re also learning what supported who. While Hillary Clinton commanded the support of many a fashion design...

  • New Balance Sneakers Supports Donald Trump’s Win

    nymag.com 10 Nov '16, 4am

    Now that the election is over, it’s pretty easy to tell who was in favor of which candidate (based on your reaction, of course). But we’re not just learning who supported who — we’re also learning what supported who. While Hillary Clinton commanded the support of many a fashion design...

  • Rihanna creeps into the "Shoe of the Year" spot with her Puma sneakers

    Rihanna's Fenty Puma Creeper Named 'Shoe of the Year'

    nymag.com 07 Nov '16, 9pm

    Rihanna wearing her Fenty x Puma creepers. Photo: Okauchi/REX/Shutterstock After Kanye won last year for his internet-breaking Yeezy Boost 350s — giving one of his more memorable acceptance speeches — Rihanna has scooped up Footwear News ’ award for Shoe of the Year. She won the honor...

  • PFW Live Watch the Louis Vuitton Livestream

    nymag.com 05 Oct '16, 7am

    20 mins ago Watch the Louis Vuitton Livestream Enjoy! 2:03 a.m. The Worlds of Angelina Jolie and the Kardashians Are Closer Than You Think They’re a mere mile apart, in fact. 12:48 a.m. Apparently Kim Kardashian Is Blaming Herself for Being Robbed, Too She’s reportedly second-guessing...

  • Hermès Made a Smaller Version of Their Iconic Kelly Bag

    nymag.com 03 Oct '16, 9pm

    Despite the fact that Hermès makes plenty of elegant handbags, only two bags really come to mind the minute you mention the brand: the Birkin and the Kelly . They’re the ones that make the sanest of shoppers go crazy, whether it’s waiting for years on end to buy one or going to extrem...

  • Hermès Made a Smaller Version of Their Iconic Kelly Bag

    nymag.com 03 Oct '16, 8pm

    Despite the fact that Hermès makes plenty of elegant handbags, only two bags really come to mind the minute you mention the brand: the Birkin and the Kelly . They’re the ones that make the sanest of shoppers go crazy, whether it’s waiting for years on end to buy one or going to extrem...

  • Louis Vuitton’s New Perfumes Will Get You Stopped in the Supermarket, Even in France https://t.co/KBE9XonTvn

    Louis Vuitton’s New Perfumes Smell Great, Make People Stop

    nymag.com 12 Sep '16, 8pm

    Louis Vuitton fragrances. Photo: Courtesy of Louis Vuitton One day in Grasse, France, in a 17th-century building overlooking a garden thick with citrus trees and thousands of jasmine and rose bushes, the perfumer Jacques Cavallier Belletrud tried to ignore his phone. He was meeting wi...

  • What's in North West's Louis Vuitton bag?

    North West Carries a Mini Louis Vuitton Bag in New York

    nymag.com 10 Sep '16, 5am

    Yesterday at 6:11 p.m. Woman Who Won Appeal to Use Deceased Daughter’s Eggs Allowed to Carry Grandchild She will use donor sperm and carry the child. Yesterday at 5:44 p.m. These 3-D-Printed Dresses Are All Over Madison Avenue They were created by School of Visual Arts students with h...

  • Tory Burch's New Gemini Handbag Is the Best Fall Work Bag

    nymag.com 30 Aug '16, 5pm

    Tory Burch’s latest offering, the Gemini bag, can carry your lunch, iPad, and whatever else you need while still looking completely polished. The hobo debuted at Burch’s fall runway show and comes in multiple colorways. You could go classic with black or light gray, but the equally st...

  • Tory Burch's New Gemini Handbag Is the Best Fall Work Bag

    nymag.com 30 Aug '16, 5pm

    Tory Burch’s latest offering, the Gemini bag, can carry your lunch, iPad, and whatever else you need while still looking completely polished. The hobo debuted at Burch’s fall runway show and comes in multiple colorways. You could go classic with black or light gray, but the equally st...