#BornThisDay: Photographer/Designer, Cecil Beaton

January 14, 1904- Cecil Beaton I have been reading 2 volumes of Cecil Beaton’s Diaries over the past year, in small little doses, choosing to read a few entries here and there. He knew & photographed everyone that mattered for most of the ... See the Rest

#BornThisDay: Interior Designer, Elsie de Wolfe

December 20, 1865- Elsie de Wolfe: “I am going to make everything around me beautiful - that will be my life.” Believe it or not, the founder of the profession of the modern ... See the Rest

#BornThisDay: Graphic Designer, Chip Kidd

September 12, 1964- You know Chip Kidd’s work even if you don't realize it. He designed the covers for the original hardbacks of Michael Crichton’s Jurassic ... See the Rest

#BornThisDay: Designer, Tom Ford

August 27th, 1961- Tom Ford: “I don’t think of myself as gay. That doesn't mean that I’m not gay. I just don’t define myself by my sexuality.” Not only am I inspired by people who ... See the Rest

#BornThisDay: Jean Cocteau

July 5, 1889- Jean Maurice Eugène Clément Cocteau I am a hyphenate: ne'er-do-well-bon-vivant-hedonist-reluctant-star-cultural icon-star fucker. My husband is a hyphenate; ... See the Rest

#BAFTAs: Some Male Celebs Answer The Boring Questions Females Get Asked

It's standard on almost any red carpet these days to ask a woman, "What are you wearing?"... and the men get asked occasionally but this reporter at the BAFTAs (the equivalent of ... See the Rest

Say My Name, Say My Name…Right

Anna Sui: anna swee Ann Demeulemeester: ann de-mule-eh-meester Azzedine Alaia: azz-eh-deen ah-lie-ah Badgley ... See the Rest

Gaston-Louis Vuitton’s 1901 Personal Handbag

(t/y Louis) ... See the Rest