Has John Galliano been watching backseasons of RuPaul’s Drag Race? Flipping through Maison Margiela’s latest looks from the Paris couture shows, Ru’s booming runway tagline—“SILENCE! Bring... back.. my... girls”—permeated the thread, somewhere between Sharon Needles and Vi Vacious. Read more...
“He researched the 18th century paintings of John Trumbull as well as the mash-up fashions of Alexander McQueen, John Galliano and Jean Paul Gaultier and the satiric portraits of Kehinde Wiley, who depicted men and women of color in re-creations of classic portraits. The first eureka came through the budget limitations imposed by the Public […]
These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Monday. John Galliano on meeting Martin Margiela and being "present"In a rare interview, John Galliano, currently creative director at Maison Margiela, spoke at length about meeting the luxury house's founder and learning to lead a more... Continue reading
As a former fashion publicist for designer John Galliano and others, Mesh Chhibber is all too aware of the mercurial nature of the industry. So when Chhibber decamped to the other side — producing accessories and other goods rather than promoting brands — he had a different approach: create limited-edition...
Of his various labels in the fashion industry, John Galliano is perhaps best captured by the French expression enfant terrible: defiant, nonconformist, and controversial. That classification is the focus of the book Galliano: Fashion's...Show More Summary
Women’s Wear Daily has published an extensive and very delicate interview with the formerly disgraced designer John Galliano, who has collected rave reviews for his fall ready-to-wear collection as the head of Maison Martin Margiela. Read more...
Margiela creative director John Galliano threw down in his typically “wacky” fashion on the Paris runway Wednesday morning, presenting a vision for Fall that is something like: arty types stationed at a dusty military base who pass the time by knitting and starting a DIY discothéque. Read more...
At the Maison Margiela show in the Grand Palais today, John Galliano skipped last season's candy-floss bouffants in favor of a more casual look — though, this being Margiela (and Galliano) there was still green lipstick to be seen. The designer dubbed the collection "raw core," although what that means (and... More »
Supermodel Christy Turlington has been announced as the new face of John Galliano first ad campaign. Shot in New York by Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin, the American beauty is white-hot in the black-and-white image. “At a time when so much feels ephemeral, Christy is the embodiment of unaffected, everlasting style. Show More Summary
The fashion world's teen model backlash continues with John Galliano's latest campaign for spring, starring Christy Turlington and photographed by Inez and Vinoodh. The French label's creative director Bill Gaytten worked with Atelier Franck Durand on the new advertisement, which showcases the... Continue reading
The original madman opines on everything from Google's redesigned logo ("ridiculous") to John Galliano ("I want to just punch his face"). It's been a busy few months for the "Original Mad Man," 84-year-old George Lois. The legendaryShow More Summary
LONDON — David Bowie's legendary style walked the runway in a bedazzling Glam Rock spectacle during John Galliano's spring 2016 Paris Haute Couture show on Wednesday The designer brought some of Bowie's most iconic looks to the catwalk...Show More Summary
Watching the designs come down the runway during the Maison Margiela Spring 2016 Couture show was like observing a wild animal in its natural habitat. John Galliano is at his very best when left to his own devices, unrestricted by the normalcy of ready... via JustLuxe.com
In the nebulous world of viral Internet quotes, one from John Galliano pops up again and again: "What about David Bowie? He's a sexy creature." Whether he ever really said this or to whom is unclear, but the Maison Margiela spring 2016 couture show on Wednesday certainly proved that the... Continue reading
Of the many designers to make their debuts at fashion houses this year — Nadège Vanhee-Cybulski at Hermès, John Galliano at Maison Margiela, Guillaume Henry at Nina Ricci — none generated the widespread fervor that Alessandro Michele's first round of ready-to-wear collections for... Continue reading
At the 2014 British Fashion Awards, John Galliano presented Anna Wintour with the Outstanding Achievement Award. On Monday night, she returned to the same stage at the London Coliseum to give this year’s honor to Karl Lagerfeld.In a heartfelt, seven-minute speech, Wintour paid tribute to... Continue reading
After three and a half years, dozens of breathtaking runways, and a new era of iconic looks, Raf Simons is stepping down as the creative director of Dior. He memorably took the position after John Galliano's suspension in 2011, ushering...Show More Summary
Maybe that weird choice paid off after all. In an interview with Women's Wear Daily, Renzo Rosso, whose company Only the Brave owns Maison Margiela, said the brand's sales are up more than 30 percent under John Galliano, who just rang in a year at the company. To build on... More »
These are the stories making headlines this Wednesday.Zendaya criticizes Modeliste magazine for photoshopping herOn Tuesday night, Zendaya took to Instagram to point out that her hips and torso were "quite manipulated" in Modeliste magazine. The actress posted before and after pictures and stated... Continue reading