There are few things that are more classic than a great pair of jeans, and despite the extreme market saturation of designer denim, the quintessential Levi's brand still inspires throngs of consumers to buy. The company has stayed true to its definitive vision of work wear inspired creations while still keeping its fingers on the pulse of modern times. As a reflection of that special dichotomy, Levi's has just unveiled their latest store in Manhattan's Meatpacking District. The store is rugged and hardy and takes its inspiration from its surroundings.
The Costume Institute at The Metropolitan Museum of Art will be staging an exhibition honoring the work of designer Alexander McQueen. The show, titled 'Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty' will premiere in May of 2011 and feature a comprehensive showing of his designs including pieces from his graduate collection at Central St. Martins through his final collection, which was shown after his untimely death in February 2010.
Ruh roh! Stylist and fashion consultant Nolé Marin was slapped with a lawsuit yesterday reports the New York Daily News. Model Nicholas Hamman-Howe said the former America's Next Top Model judge made unwanted sexual advances on him, claiming that he'd help launch his career in exchange: