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Christopher Kane

  1. awards
    Kane, Erdem, and Schwab Win Fashion Forward AwardThis is the second consecutive year all three designers have won the award.
  2. designer tchotchkes
    Cutting-edge Brits Take a Break From Designing ClothesChristopher Kane designed a radio, Giles Deacon is doing stationery, and Gareth Pugh has gone and made a Christmas tree.
  3. old-school
    Handlebar-Mustache-Laden Adventures at Steampunk DayPeople who like to wear Victorian clothes convened for Steampunk Day in Brooklyn. And we have pictures!
  4. political style
    Sarah Palin Wears Old Clothes and Gives a Speech About ItBut did she ditch her $5K hair and makeup team?
  5. loose threads
    Liz Claiborne Cuts Costs; Richard Prince Rejects TomKatAlso, Tory Burch’s company isn’t for sale, and Karl Lagerfeld disses red-carpet fashion.
  6. fashion calendar
    Events and Sales: 70 Percent Off Dolce & Gabbana; 75 Percent Off Miss SixtyPlus, get 70 percent off Max Mara and, starting tomorrow, get 80 percent off Kooba bags.
  7. london calling
    31 Crazy Looks From London!London’s looks are notoriously off-the-wall. But that’s what we love about those wacky Brits.
  8. trends
    London’s Biggest Trend: NipplesThe sheer trend we saw on New York runways jumped the pond and hit London last week. In droves. Bras, next season, are optional. NSFW, naturally.
  9. loose threads
    Online Retailing Booms Despite Economy; Rihanna Supports Emerging DesignerAlso, Sir Philip Green funds new designers, and Emma Watson hits the front rows in London.
  10. loose threads
    Garment District Faces Shrinkage; Hedi Slimane Becomes a MuseAlso, the British Fashion Council will give money to four up-and-coming designers, and Bernard Arnault isn’t France’s richest man anymore.
  11. loose threads
    Couture Shows Kick Off Today; Alexander McQueen to D.J.Get psyched for Galliano’s Dior show and Lagerfeld’s Chanel show. Plus, Alexander McQueen will guest D.J. on Nick Knight’s site, and a new fashion intern reality show is casting.
  12. fashion yearbook
    Judging Awesome Sparkly Stuff at the Swarovski Fashion ShowSwarovski commissioned outfits and jewelry by designers like Marios Schwab and Christopher Kane. We judge twelve looks from the sparkly lot.
  13. reviews
    Basso & Brooke, Gareth Pugh Keep London’s Freak Flag FlyingLacking the big names of New York, Milan, and Paris, London Fashion Week is always about creativity. Once designers make a name there, they can move on to New York, as Preen and Jonathan Saunders have recently done. But aside from spotting future stars, the fun of the week really lies in the fact that “creativity” is often just another word for “freak show.”
  14. loose threads
    Miracles in London: Naomi Walks; Fashionistas Eat Mash, Drink Beer• Naomi Campbell took a surprise stroll down the catwalk at London Fashion Week yesterday for Kisa. [Telegraph] • As London Fashion Week nears its halfway point, trends emerge including Amy Winehouse eye makeup, cropped leather jackets, thick eye-skimming fringe, and thick-framed square glasses. The LFW quarters also boast a pub that serves, of all things, pie and mash and beer. [Times] • We saw a lot of short skirts at New York Fashion Week, but Christopher Kane and Marios Schwab showed long hemlines in London yesterday. Bonus: Kane’s highly anticipated show gets another rave review. [Guardian]
  15. run through
    Fresh Off the London Runways: Topshop’s Ugly Sweaters and Christopher Kane’s Big SequinsMore runway galleries from London Fashion Week have arrived! Top Shop has just what you need for your ugly-sweater holiday party next fall. Christopher Kane traded those Versace-esque neons for really big sequins.
  16. reviews
    Fashion Report Card: Marc Wows London, Biba Falls Flat Marc Jacobs won raves in New York, but just how well did his smaller line do? London reviewers were not amazed, but they did love the show. Can Giles Deacon continue his reign as the Brit visionary? Has Gareth Pugh gone off the deep end? And is Biba over?