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Terry Richardson for Valentino
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Terry Richardson Manhandles Objects of Desire for Valentino

Image via WWD Terry Richardson's first-ever campaign for Valentino launched today. Take a look, and you tell me if the notorious photographer's tattooed arms and veiny hands groping at shiny red stuff makes you feel like dropping over a grand per item on marked-up luxury accessories. I feel like, no.  As the brand's designers, Pierpaolo […]

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What’s So Inspiring About a 15-Year-Old Model?

If fashion's like high school, Karl Lagerfeld's the creepy vice-principal: terrifying, inaccessible, everywhere.  This week, Karl the Kaiser will be in New York to shoot the Chanel Spring 2013 campaign and stink up the city with his noxious odor, a delicate blend of design genius and moral vacuity, with some Diet Coke undernotes. Ugh, keep […]

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Rihanna “Love[s] to Have Fun” on the Cover of Vogue

Last week, a tweet from Rihanna broke the news that she'd posed for the second Vogue cover of her career. Over the weekend, a scan of the promised issue showed up online (the TFS Forums credit the image to a Rihanna fanpage on VK.com, the "fast fashion" equivalent of Facebook in the Russian-speaking world). This […]

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Valentino Gets His Own Exhibit

We've just gotten notice that "Valentino: Master of Couture," a new exhibit dedicated to the decades-long fashion career of the iconic Italian designer, is opening at the Somerset House in London on November 29. The exhbition will span fifty years and showcase 130 of Valentino's favorite and most famous couture creations. If you live in […]

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