Through the Lens: Alicia Vikander

Alicia Vikander in head-to-toe Dior Haute Couture, with Alexis Bittar cuffs and Giambattista Valli headband. When seeing the film 71...more

L.A. Noir: Kate Mara + James Marsden

Stylish Stalking: Kate Mara in Alberta Ferretti and James Marsden in Ermenegildo Zegna. Photo by Alisha Goldstein. I recently happened upon the concept of "Noirvember" (a November celebration of classic film noir, encouraging the watching of a different one each day of the month) on Facebook, and it wasn't something I'd heard of before -- but as a Philip Marlowe fan, count me in!Unintentionally apropos of this theme, Yahoo! ...more

Youthful Wonder: Nora Zeheter x Wren Spring '15 Fashion Film

The actress Nora Zehetner has the same sort of classic and timeless beauty in the vein of Natalie Wood or a starlet from the '20s. She's collaborated with Melissa Coker of Wren and her friend and fellow actress Clemence Poesy to create a fashion film, Where Is That Script? The film is for Wren's Spring '15 line and is also Poesy's directorial debut ....more

Through the Lens: Remembering Lauren Bacall

Lauren Bacall, the sultry screen siren of the '40s and '50s and a favorite of mine, passed away on Tuesday at the age of 89. As someone who always had a nostalgia for Old Hollywood since my childhood, she's truly one of the last of a bygone golden age in cinema. "My son tells me, 'Do you realize you are the last one? ...more

Through the Lens: Emma Ferrer Channels Audrey Hepburn

Like grandmother, like granddaughter: Emma Ferrer emulates her grandmother Audrey's iconic dance moves from "Funny Face." Photo by Michael Avedon. The new issue of Harper's Bazaar features twenty year-old Emma Ferrer, Audrey Hepburn's first grandchild and daughter of Sean Ferrer, the only son of Audrey and actor Mel Ferrer.Photographer Richard Avedon was responsible for many of Audrey's iconic shots, so it was apropos that his grandson Michael Avedon should take photos of Emma as inspired by her famous grandmother. I've added side-by-side shots for a fun comparison.An excerpt from the interview: "I've been questioning a lot lately what she means to me ....more

Sneak Peek: Kate Bosworth is Sixties Chic

Kate Bosworth is very mod in Miu Miu for Harper's Bazaar Singapore. The mod look is one that seems to pop up in editorials all the damn time (see also: Anna Kendrick in Elle's July 2014 issue), the latest one on my radar being Kate Bosworth on the cover of Harper's Bazaar Singapore, which hits newsstands tomorrow. The magazine described the look as "sixties ingenue" -- Jill Kennington, Peggy Moffitt, Twiggy, Mary Quant, Pattie Boyd -- we salute you.On the flip side, in fashion tech news, Bosworth and her business partner Sam Russ recently launched an app called Style Thief -- which accomplishes exactly what you may think: Partnering with a co-owner of specialty retail chain American Rag Cie and a former president of Gemstar-TV Guide Interactive, the actress is launching an app called Style Thief that lets people snap a photo, do an image search for a fashion item and buy it through a couple of clicks ....more

Fashion Flashback: NYC in the Summer of '69

A stylish young woman wearing a miniskirt and sandals on the sidewalks of New York City in the summertime, 1969. LIFE magazine's August 1969 editorial titled "That New York Look," shot by photographer Vernon Merritt III and featuring young New Yorkers in their bold fashions, captures the essence and vibrancy of summertime in the sixties in the city.An excerpt from the cover story: New York City is a costume party for the young this summer, a party taking place outdoors, on the streets and in the parks. Long hair, long legs ....more

Fashion Flashback: Unconventional Brides

The long and short of it: Olivia Palermo in Carolina Herrera. The groom wears a bespoke tailored Marc Anthony Hamburg suit. Style sites were abuzz this weekend with news of Olivia Palermo and Johannes Huebl's nuptials, with most of the excited chatter surrounding Olivia's rather unconventional choice of wedding attire: a cashmere sweater, white shorts and a tulle skirt (all by Carolina Herrera) ....more

Fashion Flashback: Whinnie Williams is So Sixties

Pop singer Whinnie Williams is sixties chic. Photo by Maximilian Hetherington. At first glance (and listen), by all accounts Brit beauty Whinnie Williams (née Jade Williams) seems a definite throwback to the Youthquake movement of the '60s, proclaiming herself to be the lovechild of Brigitte Bardot and Del Boy ....more

Music: The Return of Jenny Lewis

Jenny Lewis in a custom airbrushed suit by Adam Siegel. Photo by Autumn de Wilde, styled by Shelley Kurata. It's hard to believe it's been six years since former Rilo Kiley frontwoman and perennial indie darling Jenny Lewis released her last solo album, 2008's Acid Tongue ....more