Hailey Baldwin Is a Thoroughly Modern (and Millennial) Cher Horowitz

Photographed By Mariano Vivanco and Styled By Anna Trevelyan Feb 22, 2018 Cotton-blend top, $830, shorts, $690, both, Missoni, at Missoni, NYC. Gold and pavé hoop earrings, Paige Novick, $2,300. White, pink, and yellow gold ring, Bulgari, $1,950. Nylon socks, We Love Colors, $5. Patent leather sandals, Christian Louboutin, $795. Mariano Vivanco Advertisement – Continue Reading Below Silk blazer, $2,650, shorts, $875, cotton knit top, $675, metal bobby pins, $150 each, earrings, $300, leather belt, $550, pumps, $995, all, Versace, versace.com. Sheer socks, We Love Colors, $4. Mariano Vivanco Wool…

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7-Year-Old Instagram Star Coco Pink Princess Styles Her Own Accessories Shoot for ELLE

She goes by Coco. To her 432,000 followers and counting, she’s Coco Pink Princess, style icon. She’s also only seven years old. For all the hand-wringing that parents do when it comes to kids and social media, it must be noted just how familiar Coco’s origin story is: Child plays dress-up; adoring mom and dad snap pics; Mom posts the photos on Mom’s Instagram account. What sets this pint-size tastemaker apart, however, is that instead of taking her fashion cues from Disney princesses, she prefers an off-kilter, colorful look that’s…

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Victoria Beckham Broke a Fancy London Dress Code

We always suspected Victoria Beckham was too cool for rules. Now we have proof. Here’s what went down: A week before London Fashion Week, a discreet invitation was sent to style editors, inviting us to the Victoria, Victoria Beckham presentation. The catch was the venue: Mark’s Club, “an elegant and traditional private club” in Mayfair, a neighborhood much like the Upper East Side but with clipped accents and stronger tea. Advertisement – Continue Reading Below “No ripped denim,” the invitation read. Also: no sneakers. The member’s-only townhouse goes even further…

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At Gucci, Purses Are Out, and Baby Dragons Are In

Looks like someone at Gucci is a huge Game of Thrones fan. Or just loves dragons. Which…fair. At the Gucci fall/winter Milan show, one of the models carried a tiny baby dragon down the runway. Luckily, it was sleeping. It was just one of the more eerie aspects of the showing; other models carried replicas of their own heads (!!), or—you know—a gecko, and the set was a deserted operating theater tableau in ’70s jade, pale aqua, and blood red hues. Advertisement – Continue Reading Below Getty Images The sleeping…

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Has G-Star Raw Made The Most Sustainable Jean Ever?

It’s Friday in Amsterdam and I’m getting high. My heart booms too loud. My eyes forget to blink. I’m jumpy—wait, no, I’m jumping—and I think I just screamed. This is bad… especially because I haven’t even done anything. Instead, I’ve gone somewhere—The G-Star RAW archives—and I’m totally tripping on vintage clothes. They have thousands of pieces, from flight suits to football jackets, and everything (even the 1950’s Pendleton ski coat) is in pristine condition. In other words, this vintage stash is totally pure. Advertisement – Continue Reading Below G-Star RAW…

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Switch Jewelry Borrowing and Loaning Review

In today’s retail-scape, you can shop anywhere—including on Instagram. In our new column The Tag, we’re highlighting indie brands we’ve discovered (and fallen in love with!) through the social media platform. Read brand backstories and product reviews, then share with a friend so you can both amp up your wardrobe. Advertisement – Continue Reading Below The problem with being someone who may or may not have Googled, “Do I have a shopping addiction?” is that you know all the stages. The insatiable lust for something you must have, the rush…

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A Bolshoi Ballerina Models Moscow’s New Designers

Stanislava Postnova is a 19-year-old ballet dancer with the Bolshoi Ballet, followed by over 150 thousand people on Instagram, who know her better as @ruby.tear. They are captivated by her backstage posts (in the wings, costume and makeup on), her off-duty #OOTD-style pix, and rehearsal videos that show off her incredible talent, flexibility, and mind-boggling feet. Postnova is also an avowed fashion lover (shoes and bags are the ‘most important part of any look’ she reasons). In a shoot with ELLE.com, she dances in designs from Moscow’s emerging fashion talent,…

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& Other Stories Is Secretly So Good

& Other Stories is a brand that flies under the radar in the U.S. market, but if you see it on the street you instantly wonder “Where’d she get that!?” (Just ask ELLE.com’s photo editor Mariel Tyler, because I question her daily about where she got x, y, and z, and the answer is always the same: & Other Stories, she says. Again.) Advertisement – Continue Reading Below The Swedish clothing, accessories, and beauty brand is owned by the H&M Group and they celebrating their five-year anniversary with little fanfare,…

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The Burberry Check Gets a Rainbow Makeover to Benefit LGBTQ Rights

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Everything to Know About Christopher Bailey’s Final Show for Burberry

The Burberry show in London was a double milestone: It marked designer Christopher Bailey’s last season with the British brand, and debuted a capsule collection that supports LGBTQ hubs like The Trevor Project. (The pieces are rainbow, beyond cool, and available now.) Advertisement – Continue Reading Below But some things aren’t revealed via hashtag—and usually in the fashion world, those are the best things. Scroll down for an IRL perspective on all things Burberry, including beauty details, bag gags, and which celebrity got the runway pieces first. (It’s not who…

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Matty Bovan Gives Your Mom’s Old Coach Bag a DIY Makeover With Puffy Paint

Logo mania wasn’t expected at Matty Bovan’s London show. The 27-year-old designer is known for his fluorescent originality, and beloved by industry leaders like Marc Jacobs and Katie Grand. His clothes are a fascinating pile of neon patterns and sequin shreds, and his style mantra goes something like “Fuck that, be you.” Advertisement – Continue Reading Below Getty Images Which is why it was funny (as in strange) and funny (as in 😂😂😂) to see Coach logo bags on his Friday night catwalk. Models like Adwoa Aboah and Winnie Harlow…

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A Fashion Show Theme for ‘These Times’: Anxiety

It’s fuzzy. It’s funny. It’s what we’re all feeling. Enter the Anxiety Slipper, a London Fashion Week discovery that’s both prescient and Kira Kira friendly. As seen on Ashley Williams’ Fall 2018 catwalk, it’s a junior high sleepover slipper but obviously better. Besides the denser sole and Adwoa Aboah-imbued runway cred, it’s reflecting our collective societal angst in all-caps diamante letters. Advertisement – Continue Reading Below Getty Images It’s not a secret that the slip-on is a reaction to the world’s bleak headlines. Williams dedicated her show to “ditching technology”…

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The Perfect: Après-Ski

Welcome to “The Perfect,” ELLE.com’s weekly roundup where we lay out exactly what you’ll need for the perfect outfit, shopping list, Saturday night, or whatever it may be. In a shopping landscape where the options are endless, consider it a complete snapshot of must-haves. With the Olympics going full-steam, we’re all daydreaming about snowcapped peaks and majestic mountain run. That being said, if you can’t quite picture being in Chloe Kim’s boots, just imagine yourself holed up in a luxe lodge somewhere, sipping something wonderful and wearing something fabulous. Team…

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Amy Schumer Wedding Details – How Amy Schumer Picked Her Wedding Dress

When Amy Schumer confirmed on Instagram today that she married her boyfriend of a few months, Chris Fischer, on Tuesday, our minds were filled with questions. When did they get engaged? How did she keep this a secret? Where did she get that beautiful Monique Lhuillier wedding dress? Turns out it was an easy secret to keep, because the happy couple only decided to get married a week ago, Schumer’s stylist, Leesa Evans, tells ELLE.com. Advertisement – Continue Reading Below “It was very much like a hey we’re incredibly happy…

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ELLE Editors Style Tips

When you work at ELLE.com, honing your own signature style comes with the territory. It’s not just about knowing what you like (though that’s important, too)—it’s about pulling together cohesive looks that prove wearable all day long. Four ELLE.com editors walk us through their go-to ensembles and why they’re drawn to certain pieces over others. Advertisement – Continue Reading Below Leah Melby Clinton, Director of Branded Editorial Strategy, ELLE.com Lara Jade Vionic Carmel Heeled Sandal, $140, vionicshoes.com; Ace & Jig Ruby Dress (similar), $202, aceandjig.com; Kayu Sienna Bag, $140, revolveclothing.com…

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Christian Siriano 10 Year Anniversary Profile

Feb 15, 2018 It’s the day before his 10th anniversary show and Christian Siriano, plus 11 celebrity friends and models have taken over the ELLE.com offices. My simple pitch to “get a few women together to model some of Siriano’s favorite gowns from his archive” has turned into a full-blown portfolio shoot, complete with A-list celebrities, super models, and social justice activists. Selma Blair is town from LA, halfway through hair and makeup when I arrive at 8:45AM. Author and transgender rights activist Janet Mock has changed her flight and…

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Red Boots Are the New White Boots

It seems like just yesterday we were trying to convince ourselves that investing in a pair of white boots wasn’t the most impractical idea we’d ever had. But just as soon as we’d come to terms with buffing those scuffs, a new boot sauntered into town. She’s less subdued, more fiery, and well, a lot easier to take care of. Red boots—in buttery calfskin or shiny patent, cropped neatly at the ankle or snaking up to the knee, square-heeled or nearly flat—serve as a dramatic punctuation mark on pretty much…

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Michelle Ochs Is Leaving Cushnie et Ochs

Michelle Ochs is saying goodbye to her eponymous fashion label with Carly Cushnie, WWD reported Thursday. The designer met her co-founder, Cushnie, while studying at Parsons School of Design and together they built Cushnie et Ochs over the last 10 years. The company’s CEO, Peter Arnold, is also leaving. Advertisement – Continue Reading Below “Over their decade-long partnership, Carly Cushnie and Michelle Ochs have created a vibrant brand, unique in its bold sensuality and minimalist sophistication,” the company said in a statement. “As we plan for the next decade, we…

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Natacha Ramsay-Levi Begins Her Journey at Chloé by Looking Back

On model, far right: Silk top, $3,095, wool-blend pants, $1,050, necklace, boots, all, Chloé, chloe.com. Creative Director Natacha Ramsay-Levi in her own clothes. Cecile Bortoletti Advertisement – Continue Reading Below Nestled into a breakfast nook at New York’s Mercer Hotel, Natacha Ramsay-Levi looks like any other hip European who stalks the streets of SoHo. Her hair: perfectly tousled. Her eyebrows: enviably untamed. Across her fingers, a row of gold rings is attached by a string of chains—brass knuckles for the manicured set. Since being named creative director of Chloé last…

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Waking Up with Nikki Ogunnaike

When you’re a fashion editor, getting ready in the morning requires putting together a Complete Look. But that doesn’t have to take till noon. ELLE.com’s Nikki Ogunnaike gives a peek into her morning routine, including how she dresses without deliberation (and with versatility in mind, thanks to her SOREL shoes). Advertisement – Continue Reading Below “I create an outfit knowing two things: the weather and what one particular piece I definitely I want to wear,” she says. “It could be the shoes one day, a certain pair of jeans the…

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Marc Jacobs Probes the Darker Side of ’80s Glam

It started at Tom Ford, the first big Show of New York fashion week: wild colored animal print, over-the-top sequins, hot hot pink and a Pointer Sister’s soundtrack. It continued in fits and starts throughout the week—banana clips and mini skirts at Alexander Wang, pleather dresses at Christian Siriano. And by the time Marc Jacobs closed out fashion week it became crystal clear: The ’80s, in all their brightly-colored, shoulder-padded, tacky glory, are back. Advertisement – Continue Reading Below In the same spare set he has used the past few…

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Marc Wins + Selena Freaks Out: NYFW’s Grand Finale

New York Fashion Week is over, but thanks to Instagram’s wonky algorithm, you’ll see it in your feed—as brand new!—for at least another three weeks. Before you hit the comments section, refresh yourself with these key moments… Marc’s Hidden Figures Getty Images Advertisement – Continue Reading Below If a celebrity struts down a runway and you can’t see her face, does she still make the ‘gram? That’s the hypothesis Marc Jacobs just tested, as Kaia Gerber, Winnie Harlow, and more style stars wore the designer’s drop-everything-and-stare collection. Swathed in swirls…

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Pyer Moss’ Fall 2018 Show Was a Celebration of Blackness

Pyer Moss’ Kerby Jean-Raymond isn’t afraid to get political. Each season, Jean-Raymond has used his platform to deliver powerful messages that address a range of touchy subjects like police brutality, mental health, and depression. So for Jean-Raymond’s new Reebok by Pyer Moss fall 2018 collection, it follows that the designer would continued his tradition, this time dedicating his show to celebrating blackness. Advertisement – Continue Reading Below For the inaugural Reebok by Pyer Moss collaboration, the designer employed an all-black cast of models and celebrities, including Justine Skye and Vic…

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Sacai’s Chitose Abe Has Won the Respect of the Fashion World

What does it feel like to wear a Sacai jacket? Well, to answer that question with another question: Which part? On a recent Saturday afternoon, I browsed the Sacai section at the department store of avant-garde dreams, Dover Street Market in Manhattan, where I threw on the peacoat-and-bomber-jacket combo from the label’s fall 2017 collection. This is no simple piece of outerwear, but two jackets in one. The bomber acts as the lining to a classic navy peacoat, its shearling hood bisected by a zipper so that when undone, it…

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Jason Wu Is Leaving Hugo Boss

After five years as artistic director of Hugo Boss’ womenswear division, Jason Wu is leaving the company. The news broke on Tuesday, the same day as the Boss Womenswear Gallery Collection presentation during New York Fashion Week. The fall/winter 2018 collection is Wu’s last for the brand. The decision comes on the heels of other changes at Hugo Boss, including putting more emphasis on menswear, as Business of Fashion reports. Wu says he stayed on to help transition the brand. “It’s going on to the next generation and iteration of…

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Everything That Happened Day 5 of New York Fashion Week

If NYFW felt a little quiet today, here’s why: While waiting for shows to start, we were all watching Chloe Kim win gold on our phones. Here’s what happened when we finally looked up… Oscar Winners Advertisement – Continue Reading Below Five black evening gowns closed Oscar de la Renta’s afternoon show, a sharply-tailored nod to the imminent Academy Awards and the lingering #MeToo dress code from the Golden Globes. But the most-grammed look was a dreamy strapless pouf with flowers, unicorns, and even a badger painted on the train….

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The Real Story Behind Michelle Obama’s Milly Portrait Gown

Throughout her eight years in the White House, designers like Derek Lam, Zac Posen, and Prabal Garung have enjoyed the distinct sartorial honor of dressing Michelle Obama. But Monday Milly co-Founder and creative director Michelle Smith had perhaps the most historic honor yet: Designing the gown featured in the former first lady’s official portrait, which was unveiled yesterday at the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery in Washington, D.C. “I was humbled to be able to create such a special piece for such an intelligent and influential female, who also reflects such…

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Fall Fashion Trends of 2018

Between the return of this Blair Waldorf-approved accessory and pieces that give purpose to the Kira Kira app, we’re rounding up the hottest trends of 2018 (plus a few that just might surprise you.) Check back as we update our trend guide with more from London, Milan, and Paris Fashion Weeks throughout the month. Kira Kira There’s sparkle and shine all over the runways this season, making us want to whip out our phones to use our favorite app. The disco ball look is given the universal treatment, crafted as…

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