2014 was an important year for fashion. Oscar de la Renta, L’Wren Scott, and Joan Rivers all passed away, leaving enormous voids in the fashion world. Noted anti-Semite John Galliano was appointed as creative director of leading fashion house Maison Martin Margiela… … Read More
The Duchess of Cambridge caused heads to turn and tongues to wag for stepping out to a New York City charity event wearing the same blue Jenny Packham gown she's worn not once but twice before. [The Cut]
John Galliano's first collection for Margiela is coming sooner than we thought: He'll show a couture collection for the house on January 12, WWD reports. And, in a break from tradition, it'll be held in London instead of Paris, which he says is a nod to his "formative years and... More »
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It was one of the most unambiguous fashion blessings you could imagine.
The designers shared what they're coveting this holiday season - Who What Wear There's an art to waiting in line on Black Friday - HuffPost Style One day, Victoria Beckham walked into Claire's... - InStyle John Galliano will presentShow More Summary
Sounds like John Galliano will be doffing his Margiela lab coat in favor of a tux, or whatever passes for formalwear in Galliano-land, for the night of December 1. Women's Wear Daily says that he's rumored to be at the British Fashion Awards, presenting Anna Wintour with her Outstanding Achievement... More »
It's been a roller-coaster year for Matthieu Blazy. After he was unmasked by Suzy Menkes as the designer of Margiela, the 30-year-old was replaced by the no-masks-necessary figure that is John Galliano. Today, Women's Wear Daily reports that he has now joined the house of Céline in a design capacity,... More »
The notoriously reclusive Martin Margiela took a break from his regularly scheduled recluse-ing to deliver a symbolic "thumbs-up" to John Galliano, the unlikely pick for new creative director at the house he founded. Women's Wear Daily reports that in typical Margiela fashion, the designer didn't issue a statement or give... More »
A message to the designer who was fired for his anti-Semitic rant and just lost his case for unfair dismissal.
As part of a court settlement, John Galliano will have to pay his former employers, Christian Dior and John Galliano SA, one "symbolic" euro each, Women's Wear Daily reports. It was an unexpected ruling, considering that Galliano was actually the plaintiff in this case — he'd sued both companies for... More »
John Galliano has been appointed the new head of Maison Martin Margiela, an announcement made Tuesday that the fashion press ate up like petits fours from the tips their delicate and painstakingly manicured fingers. Even Kanye West tweeted. Show More Summary
Renzo Rosso's naming John Galliano creative director of Maison Martin Margiela was just the beginning of a whole series of notable moves in the sector.
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Maison Martin Margiela surprised the fashion world by announcing the disgraced designer as its new creative director. Will this be his redemption or a recipe for disaster?
John Galliano the once iconic designer, who fell from grace after Dior sacked him following a drunken anti-Semitic tirade in a Paris bar, is set to be given a fresh start by Maison Martin Margiela as its creative director. Read the rest of the story at: John Galliano and Maison Margiela: A Fresh Start
In 2011, John Galliano was fired as creative director at Christian Dior and subsequent shunned by the fashion industry after making anti-Semitic comments in a Parisian café. As depicted in the following footage, Galliano was actually...Show More Summary
Renzo Rosso has a reputation for talking trash, but like any billionaire, he dispenses compliments with military precision. “Who wouldn’t like to work with him?” the mogul said last month of designer John Galliano. “If he ever got back...Show More Summary
When Maison Martin Margiela announced today that John Galliano would be taking over as creative director, it was the endpoint to relentless job rumors that had been swirling about the designer, including hints that he'd eventually be taking the helm at Oscar de la Renta. Margiela whispers surfaced during Paris... More »
The announcement this morning that designer John Galliano has been hired as creative director of Maison Martin Margiela raised questions about forgiveness, contrition, the role of publicity in the fashion industry — and whether a celebrated partnership with a local retailer will come to an abrupt end. Galliano was dismissed from his role as creative director […]