Elizabeth Landers
doing the broadcast thing. Says y'all but have a love for the French. Known for saying about my clothes, "Oh this was my grandmother's." Tufts alum.
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New Names at NYFW You Need to Know

Last season, Fashion Week became something of a circus; producers and attendees fired off a series of complaints over late shows, long lines, and over-scheduling. Regardless of the headaches and the excess, the palpable excitement for new designers r…
By Elizabeth Landers

Rising Designer LaQuan Smith Finds His Path

LaQuan Smith works in a nondescript studio in Long Island City, Queens, not far from the hustle of Manhattan. The 24-year-old designer shares his office, which also functions as a factory space, with several women who manufacture dresses in bright pr…
By Elizabeth Landers

Summer Camp Crafts on Speed

It's been a fashion season to spell things out: Philip Lim for Target sold out sweaters with "Pow" and "Boom," while Lanvin's oversized cursive necklaces oozed confidence with brass script "Cool" and "Happy." If you missed those bandwagons, consider …
By Elizabeth Landers

Next Up At The Met Costume Institute Is...

Calling all fashion historians: Ever heard of Charles James? You'll know more than you ever dreamed in a few months time after the Metropolitan Museum of Art features the Anglo-American couturier next year in its annual Costume Institute exhibit. In …
By Elizabeth Landers

We Talk to Cambridge Satchel Co.'s Julie Deane

There's almost no way your trend-following self doesn't recognize the silhouette of a Cambridge Satchel Company bag right off the bat — and chances are, it's been that way for the past three years. Characterized by shiny leather, double buckles, and …
By Elizabeth Landers

Bloggers: From Digital Dreamers to the Front Row

Man Repeller has a brand-spanking new, hardback book on sale. BryanBoy recently teamed up with venerated furrier Adrienne Landau on a line of knit rabbit scarves and mink camera straps in a startling array of colors. The Sartorialist is, well, everyw…
By Elizabeth Landers

3 Photographers on How Fashion Week Has Changed

Among their duties of shooting staid presentations, chaotic runway shows, and the seemingly endless party circuit that made up New York Fashion Week, a few photographers took the time during the rush to tell us how the hoopla has changed over the yea…
By Elizabeth Landers

Priory of Ten Designer Mei Liu: Style and Elegance

“I’m going to have a glass of white wine. Do you want one, too?” asks Mei Liu on an afternoon during one of those ungodly, sticky New York days in July. I politely decline, thinking I'm going to pass out from dizziness and dehydration on the subway r…
By Elizabeth Landers

You Can Wear Spiders and Bananas On Your Ears

Leandra Medine, aka the Man Repeller, is a name most know — but there's another Medine in the fashion biz. His name is Haim, and he's cut from the same quirky cloth as his sister. With an eye for design, Haim Medine recently launched fine jewelry lin…
By Elizabeth Landers

Celebs Talk What Luxury Means to Them

On Wednesday night, Casio threw a blowout bash in a converted pier in Manhattan — a basketball court, specifically — to fête the 30th anniversary of the G-Shock watch. Am I throwing you back to your first Baby-G yet? The event drew an eclectic mix of…
By Elizabeth Landers

Hadria Jewelry: The Next Line to Fall In Love With

Adrianna Beer is a tall, willowy girl who makes simple clothes — say a light, loose dress and sneakers — look instantly cool with the accessories she dons. And the creations are her own. This is no Bling Ring look, though; with her designs, Beer stee…
By Elizabeth Landers

The Sunglasses Brand You Need to Know Now

“A lot of the imagery we use is from family vacations and it looks a lot better than it may have ever really been,” says Chris Friel. For a guy from sunny California, which often gets a bad rap for its head-in-the-clouds attitude, Wonderland Sunglass…
By Elizabeth Landers