fashion fix

Models that walk the runways are paid less than you think sometimes, even by big name companies such as Marc Jacobs which recently just started paying their models for last season’s spring 2013 shows.

The Vivant shows us the most expensive jewelry worn at the Oscars.

As a fashion history geek, this is fantastic news. A public archive of Europe’s extensive fashion history will be available May 2 with the launch of a website called

Speaking of fashion history, some of it will go on sale when ten of Princess Diana’s iconic dresses goes on the auction block on March 19.

Curalate, a new app that helps retailers find out which pieces are most popular and to use that information to monetize

Model Anja Rubik has appeared in numerous campaigns for shoe designer, Giuseppe Zanotti but now she’s designed a capsule collection for the brand.

J. Crew chief and American Express are joining the group of investors backing Warby Parker, purveyor of affordable, retro style glasses and sunglasses.

Refinery 29 gets a behind the scenes look at amazing British shoe designer, Nicholas Kirkwood’s studio.


One response to “fashion fix

  1. Loved reading the article about runway rates. $100 a show? Seriously?! I guess I’m not the only one with a love/hate relationship with the industry.

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