Deep-Pocketed Buyers Flock to London’s Hampstead, Where Harry Styles and Benedict Cumberbatch Own Homes

Deep-Pocketed Buyers Flock to London's Hampstead, Where Harry Styles and Benedict Cumberbatch Own Homes

Italian-born fashion designer Mara Girone, 46, and her British husband, Mark Tyers, 47, moved to Hampstead village in 2017 with their two children. The village is less than half a mile from Hampstead Heath, a 790-acre area of ​​woodlands and ponds, and the heath and surrounding areas are a popular respite for London residents looking … Read more

Diane von Furstenberg Looks to the Metaverse

Diane von Furstenberg Looks to the Metaverse

At 75, Diane von Furstenberg is working on a reinvention of her company. “This is my third-generation rebirth,” says Ms. von Furstenberg, who over the past two years brought in 33-year-old Gabby Hirata as president and CEO of her company and hired granddaughter Talita von Furstenberg as co-chairwoman. The Belgian-born, New York-based designer and entrepreneur … Read more

Yes, the Perfect White T-Shirt Does Exist. How To Find It.

Yes, the Perfect White T-Shirt Does Exist.  How To Find It.

SIMPLICITY IS the most difficult thing to secure in this world,” wrote George Sand (aka Amantine-Lucile-Aurore Dudevant). In her mid-19th century heyday, women were more concerned with corsets and trains than comfy tops. But her declaration could easily apply to the modern quest for simplicity—in the form of the perfect, plain white tee that universally … Read more

Is Anna Wintour Still Omnipotent?

Is Anna Wintour Still Omnipotent?

In 2018, Queen Elizabeth II and Anna Wintour were photographed laughing in the front row of a Richard Quinn fashion show in London—just two rather powerful grannies chatting it up. For the longest-reigning British monarch, now 96, this was a rare fashion-week outing, but for the longest-reigning editor-in-chief of American Vogue, now 72, it was … Read more

Men’s Lace Shirts, From Jared Leto to Marc Jacobs

Men's Lace Shirts, From Jared Leto to Marc Jacobs

In “The Northman,” director Robert Eggers’s recently released Viking epic, Prince Amleth spends a chunk of the film’s two-plus hours shirtless. As the movie takes place in the early 10th century, the choice is in keeping with history. But it also seems intended to flaunt actor Alexander Skarsgård’s six-pack. In nearly every fight scene, the … Read more

Men’s Lace Shirts, From Jared Leto to Marc Jacobs

Men's Lace Shirts, From Jared Leto to Marc Jacobs

In “The Northman,” director Robert Eggers’s recently released Viking epic, Prince Amleth spends a chunk of the film’s two-plus hours shirtless. As the movie takes place in the early 10th century, the choice is in keeping with history. But it also seems intended to flaunt actor Alexander Skarsgård’s six-pack. In nearly every fight scene, the … Read more

The Season’s Most Exciting Fashion, in One of Italy’s Most Dramatic Places

The Season's Most Exciting Fashion, in One of Italy's Most Dramatic Places

Dario Catellani for WSJ. magazine | Styling by Vittoria Cerciello April 21, 2022 8:31 am ET Set in the otherworldly caves of the Grotta di Bossea in Italy, stylist Vittoria Cerciello and photographer Dario Catellani aimed to feature the vivid colors and textural cuts of spring’s most exciting pieces on model Anna Ewers. “I wanted … Read more

Kristen Stewart’s Tiny Chanel Shorts Broke Every Oscars Fashion Rule

Kristen Stewart's Tiny Chanel Shorts Broke Every Oscars Fashion Rule

In an era of rampant crop tops and microminis, showing skin isn’t necessarily that shocking anymore. Zendaya has made ab-flashing red-carpet looks a signature over the past few years, so when she wore a Valentino ensemble with a cropped blouse and long skirt to tonight’s Oscars it looked almost understated. But when best actress nominee … Read more

These Spring Clothes Are a Wearable Vacation

These Spring Clothes Are a Wearable Vacation

POSTCARD PRINTS first made their mark on the fashion map after World War II, when after years on the home front, Americans began to travel—or at least dream of traveling. Sound familiar? Now that the world is once again opening up to tourism, prints compiling images of postcards are back, busily stoking wanderlust. This season, … Read more

Kristen Stewart’s Tiny Chanel Shorts Broke Every Oscars Fashion Rule

Kristen Stewart's Tiny Chanel Shorts Broke Every Oscars Fashion Rule

In an era of rampant crop tops and microminis, showing skin isn’t necessarily that shocking anymore. Zendaya has made ab-flashing red-carpet looks a signature over the past few years, so when she wore a Valentino ensemble with a cropped blouse and long skirt to tonight’s Oscars it looked almost understated. But when best actress nominee … Read more