Mary Katrantzou Debuts Bags At LFW

Fashion | By. Sara Spruch-Feiner | September 17, 2014

Image via Everyone’s favorite British transplant by way of Greece has moved beyond her signature architectural, futuristic prints, and launched her first bags this season. The collection’s signature is called the MVK, a tribute to Katrantzou’s parents. It’s a boxy bag reminiscent of the currently chic vintage camera cases thrift store junkies like to hoard. Of course, even though the... Read More >

Models Acting Cute: Backstage at NYFW

Fashion | By. Zac Sebastian | September 17, 2014

Backstage at Baja East Backstage at Marissa Webb Backstage at Marissa Webb Backstage at Marissa Webb  Backstage at Marissa Webb Backstage at Marissa Webb Backstage at Rodebjer Backstage at Wes Gordon All photos by Zac Sebastian Read More >

BlackBook’s Jacob Brown x Maybelline x MADE

Beauty | By. Sara Spruch-Feiner | September 17, 2014

Last week, during a fashion week fête in tandem with Maybelline’s sponsorship of and collaboration with this year’s MADE fashion week, our very own Jacob Brown lent his talents to the MADE for Maybelline video series . In addition to the full and extensive range of Maybelline products, the company also provided, artistic direction, and backstage expertise for more than 10 MADE designers. ... Read More >

Photos via Bloomingdale’s  For fall this season, Bloomingdale’s are giving New Yorkers a bit of a treat. Well, a lot of a treat, actually. They have a bunch of exclusive Marc by Marc Jacobs handbags in store. The collection features an assortment of boxy, fluoro bags with crossbody straps that are aptly named, ‘Top Schooly’. With the acid popping colors and compact size, they are de... Read More >

Tom Ford Live Stream S/S 2015 Show

Fashion | By. Avneet Takhar | September 15, 2014

Tom Ford live streams his latest S/S 2015 womenswear show and it’s all glitz, glamour and sequins! And sexy sheer, lots of it. Our favourite things in life. Don’t be shy ladies and gentleman, come and take a seat as you enjoy the coveted designer’s collection in the comfort of your own home. Available to watch at 7pm on Tom Ford. Read More >

Aine tries on a pair of Karolyn Pho x Moscot frames. Photo by Zac Sebastian “I think everyone’s a little over space vibes,” designer Karolyn Pho mused backstage before her SS15 show. The designer’s new collection featured feminine materials, gorgeous plissé pleats, oversized paillettes,  and masculine tailoring that translated a forward-thinking vibe grounded in her tried and true a... Read More >

10 Questions for #NYFW with Actress Bella Thorne

Fashion | By. Sara Spruch-Feiner | September 12, 2014

Bella Thorne in Miu Miu on set with BlackBook EIC Jacob Brown. Image via Between takes on the set of a film project with our Editor-in-Chief Jacob Brown, actress Bella Thorne, took the time to chat NYFW with us. How many hours did you sleep last night? 6 hours What beauty product is making it look like you got twice that? My under eye concealer from Neutrogena. Favorite mid-day... Read More >

Diesel Black Gold Debuts Wearable Tech on the Runway

Fashion | By. Sara Spruch-Feiner | September 11, 2014

Apple might be, well, Apple, but many recent forays into Wearable Tech (or just “wearables,” because please, we’re on a first-name basis now), come backed with top designer creds. The latest example is the new Samsung Gear S wristband, which debuted on the runway at yesterday’s Diesel Black Gold show. And while my notes on Diesel read: “sexed-up suiting, studs, and a dash of ‘90... Read More >

Miley Cyrus with Jeremy Scott via @itsjeremyscott on Instagram Wednesday! Tomorrow is the last day in NY before troves of editors head overseas. We are happily staying in NYC and sleeping. From Olsen-less viewings at Elizabeth and James to the dreamy Delpozo, and of course, Betsey Johnson’s infamous runway cartwheels, things are at once busy but also concluding. We are already planning our de... Read More >

The Calmest Backstage Ever at Harare

Fashion | By. Emily Ovaert | September 10, 2014

Of all the shows I've gone backstage for (not many, but still), the Harare show is by far the most relaxed environment. Maybe it's because the prep room at the Highline hotel is massive, but there's a totally non-frenzied vibe here. I was lucky enough to chat with Caroline Fuss, the designer behind Harare, before the show. What was the inspiration for this collection? It’s inspired by the ... Read More >