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Christian Lacroix

  1. save lacroix
    Christian Lacroix Rejects Money Offered by a Couture Client to Rescue His CompanyYet the couture collection he showed in January could have been his last.
  2. save lacroix
    Christian Lacroix May Not Stage a Couture ShowIt remains unclear whether courts will allow the recently bankrupt house’s show to go on.
  3. save lacroix
    Christian Lacroix Has Been Designing for Free for MonthsHis recently bankrupt label has been unable to pay him.
  4. oh dear
    Emma Cook Folding After This FallThe London-based designer cites a steady drop in orders as the culprit that brought her down.
  5. oh dear
    Okay, Now We’re REALLY Freaking Out About the Lacroix Couture ShowA spokesman for the label “cannot confirm if the July show will be going ahead.”
  6. oh dear
    The Economy Threatens Couture WeekChristian Lacroix’s show might not go on.
  7. first looks
    A Preview of the DecadesTwo Pop-upManolo Blahnik, Chanel, Marc Jacobs, and Louis Vuitton for up to 80 percent off.
  8. wintour wonderland
    Anna Wintour Addresses Rumors About Leaving Vogue, Michelle Obama, the Recession, and MoreThe ‘Vogue’ editor opened up in a rare appearance at the 92nd Street Y last night. PETA even crashed the party.
  9. eff the recession
    Department Stores Dropped Christian Lacroix, and Now It’s on the Money HuntThe label’s owners are in talks to sell a stake to make up for losses.
  10. loose threads
    More Layoffs at Condé Nast; Check Out Martin Margiela’s Mini-Wig CoatAlso, Isaac Mizrahi wants his Liz Claiborne line to be the cheapest thing on its Macy’s floor.
  11. broke people
    It’s Hard Out There for a ModelRates are being cut in half, and new faces can’t catch a break in the downturn.
  12. eff the recession
    Never Fear, the Couture Shows Will Be Just As Fabulous As EverThe couture collections are poised to make money despite the economy.
  13. loose threads
    Jason Wu Won’t Reproduce Michelle Obama’s GownAlso, February Fashion Week will be almost as big as last season’s and Chloë Sevigny explains her unisex line.
  14. the dress
    Designers Sketch Gowns for Michelle: Thakoon, Maria, Narciso Missing in ActionWe’re guessing these designers have the best shot at making The Dress.
  15. loose threads
    Paris Hilton’s Advice to Sarah Palin; Britney to Perform at Diesel Party?Also, Vanessa Paradis and Johnny Depp are antisocial and Chicago Fashion Week now respected.
  16. The Best of Paris: Our Top Twenty LooksParis Fashion Week just wrapped, and we can’t contain ourselves. The clothes! The colors! The drama! Oh the French, they always know how to deliver.
  17. paris is here!
    Fresh Paris Shows: Christian Lacroix, Stella McCartney, and More!See the latest runway slideshows from Paris Fashion Week.
  18. beauty marks
    Eva Mendes Now Naked on Calvin Klein Billboard DowntownAlso no one can explain what skin-cream ads mean, and Pink has dyed her hair blue.
  19. pucci watch
    Unrest in the House of Emilio Pucci?Maybe the reasons for Matthew Williamson’s departure from the label aren’t so simple after all.
  20. pucci watch
    Peter Dundas to Helm PucciHe’ll replace Matthew Williamson when his contract expires October 1.
  21. operatic showdown
    Oscar de la Renta’s Opera BeefOscar’s upset Karl Lagerfeld, John Galliano, and Christian Lacroix designed Renée Fleming’s costumes.
  22. model tracker
    Meet the New Girl: Madisyn RitlandMadisyn Ritland has been anointed the gorgeous one after walking for Christian Lacroix and Valentino.
  23. model tracker
    Meet the New Girl: Martha StreckThis Brazilian redhead walked for Fendi, John Galliano, and Christian Lacroix for her first show season in February.
  24. model tracker
    Meet the New Girl: Katrin ThormannThis flaxen-haired German beauty managed to snag the cover of ‘Dazed & Confused’ before walking a single runway show.
  25. cult of personality
    Nina Garcia at ‘Marie Claire’: Too Comfortable, Too Soon?Her ‘Elle’ contract prohibits her from doing work at ‘Marie Claire’ until September 1, but she’s already conducting run-throughs!
  26. first looks
    Nelly’s New Underwear Ads for Sean John Revealed!He certainly gives David Beckham a run for his money, but we have one question: Why is he wearing pants?
  27. run through
    Zaha Hadid Makes Rubber Shoes With MelissaThe architect may have designed Chanel’s Mobile Art exhibit, but Hadid says that creating shoes was just as hard.
  28. run through
    Loveliness on Video: Couture Shows by Valentino, Lacroix, and MoreSee the couture shows by Anne Valérie Hash, Jean Paul Gaultier, Givenchy, and more on video with designer commentary.
  29. new york fugging city
    Which Celebrities Can Pull Off Couture?The Fug Girls know it takes a special sort of flair to slip into the creations that went floating down the runways this week.
  30. loose threads
    Despite the Heat Wave, Couture Soldiers OnPlus: Marimekko moves to protect its trademark against Dolce & Gabbana, Lacoste partners with the Australian Open, and classic supermodel partying in London.
  31. first looks
    New Couture From Paris: Martin Margiela, Christian Lacroix, and More!We have slideshows of the latest couture collections from these guys and Jean Paul Gaultier, too!
  32. loose threads
    Couture Madness Continues With Givenchy’s Peru and Christian Lacroix’s InsectsAlso, one very rich man went largely unnoticed at the Chanel show, Michael Kors’s swimwear is late, and the Walk of Shame look is in.
  33. fashion library
    Fashion Likes to Do DrawingsWith a luscious new book, we can drool over fashion sketches courtesy of everyone from Karl Lagerfeld to Peter Som.
  34. run through
    Over 1,000 Attend Yves Saint Laurent’s FuneralThe crowd applauded outside the church as the legendary couturier’s coffin was carried in. All were silent while Pierre Bergé gave a tearful speech.
  35. loose threads
    Nicolas Sarkozy and Carla Bruni to Attend YSL’s FuneralGiorgio Armani, Valentino, and John Galliano will also attend. Also, Vera Wang has new stores in the works, and Mayor Bloomberg makes a fashion funny.
  36. fashion calendar
    Events and Sales: Christian Louboutin at Barneys; 80 Percent Off MissoniChristian Louoboutin signs new shoes at Barneys today, and clothes by Missoni and Cynthia Steffe are 80 percent off.
  37. loose threads
    All-Black Italian ‘Vogue’ in the Works? Carla Bruni for Asda?Italian ‘Vogue’ has an issue with only black models in the works, Asda wants Carla Bruni to model for them, and Christian Lacroix’s doing interior design in Dubai.
  38. party lines
    Too-Small Lacroix Loaner Gets Passed AroundThe socialites were out in full-on spring garb again at the party celebrating the opening of the new Christian Lacroix store last night.
  39. first looks
    Must-Have Bags From ParisJust for the hell of it, we decided to round up our favorite accessories from all of them. All you need are great shoes and bags, right?
  40. first looks
    New From Paris: Givenchy’s Bling, Lacroix’s Mops, and Valentino sans Valentino• Givenchy showed some bling and interesting, sexy jackets. • The look at Christian Lacroix was ladies who lunch meets rock and roll meets … a black mop.
  41. loose threads
    Ungaro Is Hip Again; Mixed Reviews for Dries Van Noten• Just 23 years old, Esteban Cortazar brought the “It” factor back to the house of Emanuel Ungaro. [Times] • Dries Van Noten disappoints Cathy Horyn, and Comme des Garçons designer Rei Kawakubo makes her “think the trashiness, the allure and counterpoint of trashiness, is very interesting at the moment.” [On the Runway/NYT]