Category Archives: Calvin Klein

Calvin Klein Encounter Ad Campaign

True Blood actor Alexander Skarsgård and supermodel Lara Stone star in the Calvin Klein’s Encounter fragrance campaign. Continue reading

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CK One Launches A Makeup Line

Popular unisex fragrance CK One is expanding into color cosmetics, with aims to offer simple makeup to suit both men and women. Comprising products including skin perfecting concealers and foundation as well as bronzer, blush, mascara and color cosmeti… Continue reading

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FIT For The Fashion World

“These are the future Donna, Calvin, and Ralphs,” said Kate Betts in a video that played at the Fashion Institute of Technology’s 2012 graduate student runway show last night. Betts’ description of the design students went hand in hand with the show and its outright, optimistic title, “The Future of Fashion,” which drew a packed [...] Continue reading

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Mickey Drexler Is Everywhere At The J.Crew Headquarters, Three Finnish Designers Win Top Honors At The Hyères Festival, Fern Mallis Gets the Pratt Lifetime Achievement Award, And More…

At J.Crew’s office, out of sight isn’t out of mind. CEO Mickey Drexler installed a P.A. system to share thoughts, insights, and occasionally, Bruce Springsteen tracks with the entire staff—even when he’s not around. “”He…checks in from holiday,” Jenna Lyons tells the Observer. “He’s like: ‘Hey, I’m in Saint-Tropez; it’s gorgeous here! Anyway, I’m having [...] Continue reading

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Mickey Drexler Is Everywhere At The J.Crew Headquarters, Three Finnish Designers Win Top Honors At The Hyères Festival, Fern Mallis Gets the Pratt Lifetime Achievement Award, And More…

At J.Crew’s office, out of sight isn’t out of mind. CEO Mickey Drexler installed a P.A. system to share thoughts, insights, and occasionally, Bruce Springsteen tracks with the entire staff—even when he’s not around. “”He…checks in from holiday,” Jenna Lyons tells the Observer. “He’s like: ‘Hey, I’m in Saint-Tropez; it’s gorgeous here! Anyway, I’m having [...] Continue reading

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Clean Lines

It’s been 19 years since John Pawson (pictured, left) designed the Calvin Klein Madison Avenue store, and he still remembers the experience well. “I think you always learn something from clients,” said the architect, who, fittingly, was celebrating his new book A Visual Inventory with guests like Amanda Brooks and Nora Zehetner (pictured, right) in [...] Continue reading

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Bip Ling Is Bright and Sunny in Calvin Klein

WHO: Bip LingWORE: Calvin Klein dress, blazer and heels with a Milk and Honey bowWHERE: The launch of Calvin Klein’s CK One Cosmetic line at Le Bain in NYCBip did her service as a CK One Insider at the cosmetics launch party looking bright and fun. Sh… Continue reading

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Bip Ling Is Bright and Sunny in Calvin Klein

WHO: Bip LingWORE: Calvin Klein dress, blazer and heels with a Milk and Honey bowWHERE: The launch of Calvin Klein’s CK One Cosmetic line at Le Bain in NYCBip did her service as a CK One Insider at the cosmetics launch party looking bright and fun. Sh… Continue reading

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CK All-In-One

A liquid silver, mirrored backdrop set the polished tone at this morning’s Calvin Klein Fall ‘12 presentation, which included ready-to-wear, accessories, athletic apparel, jeans, and a new CK One cosmetics line. And, of course, there were the latest underwear offerings—a definite highlight in view of the anatomically flawless models sporting the cotton bras and logo [...] Continue reading

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Are These Fall Gowns Oscar Material?

Hollywood stylists are forever clambering to keep their celeb clientele in the latest looks fresh off the runways, so there’s little doubt that on Sunday night, we’ll be seeing a few Fall numbers at the Oscars. Compared to many of the ostentatious front-row fixtures at fashion week, most starlets play it safe. (Sorry, Marc, the [...] Continue reading

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The Verdict On NYFW: Brunettes Have More Fun

If there’s one thing we learned about trends in fresh faces during NYFW, it’s this: Brunettes are the ones having the most fun (and success) right now. Casting directors have lately been favoring a dark and mysterious, intelligent kind of beauty, à la Kati Nescher, the worldly sophomore season breakout who opened nine shows last [...] Continue reading

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Chanel Plots A Bond Street Store, Alexa Chung’s New BFC Role, Occupy Heads To Calvin Klein Show, And More…

Rumor has it that Chanel is set to build a 20,000-square-foot store on Bond Street. It will reportedly be an office space and shop for the label. [Vogue U.K.]Nicole Richie has joined forces with QVC on a collection, set to be unveiled on a February 24 show on the home-shopping network. The line includes crinkled [...] Continue reading

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More Than Banks’ Beats

After the last black-dress-clad model exited the runway at Calvin Klein today, the curtain came down on New York fashion week. Now that it’s over, you can click through Style.com’s reviews and slideshows to see what you might have missed (or just ogle at the looks from Proenza yesterday for the 20th time already). We [...] Continue reading

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Alice Dellal’s First Chanel Campaign Video Has Arrived, Hanneli And The Band Of Bloggers, And More…

Chanel’s Boy handbag campaign video, featuring Alice Dellal, has arrived. In the old-timey, grainy video, Dellal carelessly tosses gowns and grapes about her estate—but worry not, she never leaves her Boy bag behind. [Racked]In the crowded world of street-style blogging, a group of young female bloggers are carving their own unique niche. Doubling as both [...] Continue reading

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Fired Up for Spring, with Color at Calvin

I don’t remember seeing so much color in a Calvin Klein show in seasons. The label presented its accessible collection for Spring this week, and while the looks were mostly monotone, they didn’t want for brightness. Skinny jeans came in yellow, shades of coral , red, and aqua, and red suits were paired with contrast [...] Continue reading

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Vreeland’s World

“No one—no one is like her because Mrs. Vreeland had no ego and unfortunately, there’s too many people today that do,” Lisa Immordino Vreeland told Style.com at Barneys New York last night, where she was celebrating her new tome on the “high priestess of fashion,” Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel.The author was joined [...] Continue reading

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