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Kate Moss used to roll down her taxi windows and shout at people she saw wearing her Topshop designs because she found it so exciting.

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Zac Posen’s collections are best experienced in person. So when we received the invitation to personally view the Resort 2013 collection at the Zac Posen showroom in TriBeCa we knew we were in for amazing craftsmanship, showmanship, and new and interesting takes on 1940s Hollywood and American aristocratic dress.

When was the last time the house of Balenciaga showcased a floor-length gown? The only instance that comes to mind was over a year ago when Cate Blanchett hit the Costume Institute Met Gala’s red carpet in a stunning gold goddess gown, arm in arm with the designer, Nicolas Ghesquiere.

Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez have had lots on their collective plate as of late (namely, the opening of their New York City flagship store uptown with another downtown location following suit right after), and yet, a heavy workload has never been known to stifle the creative juices that flow from the powerful Proenza Schouler duo – that is, until this latest resort collection.

Giorgio Armani reveals it’s new Autumn Winter advertising campaign photographed by Mert Alas & Marcus Piggot featuring Aymeline Valade and Simon Nessman

Viktor & Rolf are planning a “reflection of their work” to mark their 20 year anniversary.

Maison Martin Margiela is said to be the next high fashion label to produce a collection for affordable label H&M.

Brian Atwood has reportedly revealed the two top wedding venues he has in mind for his big day.

Christopher Raeburn makes many of his pieces from reclaimed material as he loves the “functionality” of quality fabric.

Tory Burch’s inaugural column for InStyle magazine will appear in the July issue.

Reed Krakoff is one of a few American designers who manage to successfully translate Europe’s minimalist sensibility into timeless American design.

Synaysky’s eye for avant-garde street style has brought her to the far corners of the fashion universe and the one thing that’s remained a consistent staple, from London to Tokyo, has been Chanel’s classic quilted bag.

For me, summer time means upping the skin care, upping my water intake and really using products that properly moisturize my skin. When it comes to summer sun moisturizing skin care, Mario Badescu has become my best friend.

Kate Moss says growing up in the suburbs of London made her more “audacious” with fashion.

Vincent Peters has shot some of the most beautiful women in the world, including for Vogue, Louis Vuitton and Sonia Rykiel.

The iconic designer launched his exhibition titled The Little Black Jacket on Wednesday, where he was joined by a personal drink holder.

The fashion designer has spent time in rehab for heroin addiction and is now clean. Last year Marc’s business partner Robert Duffy joked Marc used to gorge on cake at that time, laughing he was the only “fat heroin addict” around.

The designer is the latest to sit down with Fern Mallis for an interview in front of an audience in New York City.

Karlie Kloss is rumored to be joining the illustrious line-up of models and celebrities who have posed for the famous Pirelli calendar.

Lydia Maurer has been named the new artistic director of Paco Rabanne following Manish Arora’s departure.

Thakoon Panichgul doesn’t want to be surrounded by archives as he’s uninterested in the past.

Lela Rose treated partygoers to cocktails and karaoke at a party she threw this week.

Behati Prinsloo is thrilled to be the new face of Seafolly swimwear because she is “a mermaid”.

At first glance, Christopher Bailey’s latest resort collection for Burberry Prorsum is something of a head-scratcher. For some time Bailey has been employing his arsenal of motifs, exploring everything from the artisanal to experimenting with fabric technology for breaking new grounds of inspiration.

This season gloss doesn’t just have to be about the hair, as clothes are looking shiny, silky and full of glamor.