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Cognac Wellerlane Loves Fur, Poodles, and Fake Eyelashes
Fashion Week is as much about the characters outside the tents as the models and designers inside. On Friday, Amy Larocca found "TV personality" Cognac Wellerlane, who showed off her fur coat — "Real fur! I don't care" — and gave a quick tutorial in how to apply inch-long fake eyelashes.
Reporter Nicole Brydson Likes the Studio 54 Look
Bergdorf's Linda Fargo Knows How to Stay Sane
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Shail Upadhya Knows How to Wear Awning Stripes
Joy James Keeps It Simple in J. Mendel
The latest Video Look Book from the tents introduces us to Joy James, a businesswoman who loves original fashion because, as we know, it "tells a lot about you." So what can we tell about Joy from her J. Mendel frock and custom-made hat? Watch and see.
Maybe Sarah Sophie Flicker Was Born With It — or Maybe It's Maybelline
Artist Sarah Sophie Flicker knows Fashion Week can be a bit overwhelming, but she's got a smart strategy: use Maybelline mascara and wear Erin Fetherston, because damn if everyone's just not loving the ethereal blonde's ethereal work right about now.
Katy Perry and Markus Molinari Are Proud to Be Clothes Whores
‘Vogue’ Accessories Editor Sylvana Soto-Ward Loves a Bit of Color
While New York style can be found on any corner, there's no safer bet for finding flashes of fashion genius than cruising Bryant Park during Fashion Week. Taking a time-out from the tents, Vogue accessories guru Sylvana Soto-Ward shows us precisely why Derek Lam and patent leather can do no wrong.
Video: Fashion Veteran Likes ‘Crap and Couture’
Video: When Celebrities Meet Celebrities at Fashion Week
Video: How to Look Lovely for 36 Hours
Former Model Veronica Webb Reminisces at the Runways
Video: Kate Schelter Is Working the Puritan Look
Kate Schelter is a fashion consultant who talked to New York's Amy Larocca about the fun of dressing for fashion shows. Though she says she looks like "a kaleidoscope sometimes," what Schelter really loves is Fashion Week energy: "You're just tossed into one big bowl and you create this big fashion salad." Watch the video.
Meet the Costume Designer From ‘Zoolander’
And now it's time for some light relief. Here's David Robinson: He was the costume designer on Zoolander — which, as he so eloquently puts it, "is to fashion as the world of spying and espionage is to Austin Powers" — not to mention Pollack and Donnie Brasco. He describes his style as "homeless Viking dandy," and he was interviewed by Amy Larocca for the Video Look Book.
No One's Pregnant at Kirna Zabête This Fashion Week
Amy Larocca caught up with Beth Buccini and Sarah Easley, the owners of downtown fashion palace Kirna Zabête, outside the Sari Gueron show yesterday (Beth is on the left). They broke down their outfits — Stella McCartney, Chloe, Jean Paul Gaultier, etc. — and explained why their tradition of exchanging one item of clothing is a little different this year.
Constance White, eBay Style Director
eBay style director Constance White walks like a model and cusses like a sailor but only around camera crews.
Mary Anne De Palma, Ballroom-Dance Coach
Ballroom dance coach and judge Mary Anne De Palma disparages the models' "prancing action" and demonstrates her own walk.