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  • Truman Says Chatter: Kanye West

    “I want to and will be the real thing...I will not just be a ‘celebrity designer.’”

    -- Kanye West on his forays into fashion.

    “I want to and will be the real thing...I will not just be a ‘celebrity designer.’”

    -- Kanye West on his forays into fashion.

    December 04 2008 10:48 AM
  • Truman Says Madonna For Louis Vuitton

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    Behold, a few photos of Madonna's ad campaign for Louis Vuitton. From WWD, here's how Marc Jacobs came up with the idea in the brainstorm meeting:

    December 04 2008 8:29 AM
  • Truman Says Quickies: A Rod ties the wrong knot, A Zoolander sequel? and more

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    December 04 2008 6:47 AM
  • Model Citizen Chris

    Agency: Level 1 Model Management

    Hometown:Richboro, Pennsylvania
    Birth date: May 22
    Zodiac: Gemini
    Boxers, briefs, or commando?: Boxer-briefs
    If you could visit any time period, what would you choose?: The future. How about the Year 3000?
    Do you believe in love at first sight?: No.
    Your best birthday?: My last birthday. My friend threw me a party in Miami at a huge house.

    December 03 2008 7:00 PM
  • Entertainment Ready To Reinvent Love

    Panic at the Disco's sophomore album, Pretty. Odd., was an ambitious and serious play for grown-up music cred from a group of flamboyant young guys previously known for accidentally conquering MySpace and MTV on their way to platinum-selling status. The band spent this spring and summer on the road with the Honda Civic Tour, a rocking and energetic series of shows now captured on CD and DVD in 'Live in Chicago.

    December 03 2008 7:00 PM
  • Truman Says Puma Celebrates their 60th with Lady Gaga


    Photo: Getty Images

    December 03 2008 9:59 AM
  • Truman Says Quickies: Project Runway coming back early? Ryan Adams interns at Black Book and more

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    Project Runway could be back as early as January, according to Heidi Klum.
    Such a temptress, that Klum. [The Cut]

    December 03 2008 9:53 AM
  • Entertainment Forever Young

    Elizabeth Peyton has made a career of capturing the ephemeral in her portraits, nimbly toeing the line between exultation and documentation. Employing vivid colors and dramatic brushstrokes, the painter depicts famous figures as youthful androgynes caught in quiet, introspective moments staged years before they gained notoriety. The result has the moody, nostalgic quality of photographs taken through bleary, rain-streaked windows.

    December 02 2008 7:00 PM
  • Entertainment Chorus Line of Two

    In 2005 videographer and photographer (and onetime Out photo editor) A.L. Steiner hit the road with performance art duo robbinschilds, made up of former girlfriend Layla Childs and Sonya Robbins. Over three weeks, Steiner shot spontaneously choreographed footage of robbinschilds in color-coordinated outfits moving, dancing, and 'interpreting' the unusual spaces they ran into'from beaches and dunes to parking lots and desolate industrial spaces.

    December 02 2008 7:00 PM
  • Entertainment Viva Grace!

    'It happened quite by accident, actually,' says Grace Jones of her latest album, Hurricane, smiling, all faux disinterest. 'I didn't plan to record anymore.' The first new material she has released in 19 years, it replicates its title in each dynamically constructed groove. If a 60-year-old woman is not supposed to act with the indecent funk of it all, no one has bothered to tell Ms. Jones.

    December 02 2008 7:00 PM
  • Truman Says Chatter: Tom Ford

    "I hate the trend of short suit jackets. When a man’s butt is showing below the bottom of his jacket, I think it makes him look like a female flight attendant from the back -- not my idea of sexy."

    -- Tom Ford weighs in on unsexy backs.

    December 02 2008 11:38 AM
  • Truman Says Milking Milk's Style


    December 02 2008 11:29 AM
  • Truman Says Quickies: Hedi Slimane to design again? Marc strips down and more

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    December 02 2008 6:12 AM
  • Model Citizen Christophe

    Agency: Next Models

    Hometown: Strasburg, Germany
    Birth date: April 11
    Zodiac sign: Aries
    Boxers, briefs, or commando? Boxer-briefs
    What cologne do you wear? Paul Smith
    Does a naked photo of you exist? No
    If you could travel anywhere in the world, where would you go? Eastern Europe because the people are so human.
    What is your favorite flavor of ice cream? Strawberry

    December 01 2008 7:00 PM
  • Entertainment Remaking the Castro Clone

    Levi's 501 jeans. Skin tight. Sanded down at the knees and crotch for that perfectly worn-in look. Third button unbuttoned to create a bit of allure. T-shirt, also skin tight. A Levi's snap-front plaid. That was the uniform of the Castro clone, the gay fashion icon spawned in the '70s that -- with surprisingly minor evolution or alteration -- can still be seen on the streets of San Francisco today.

    December 01 2008 7:00 PM
  • Truman Says Chatter: Christian Van Gastel

    "I don't have a style. I just like buying what I like."

    -- publisher Christian Van Gastel's style mantra.


    December 01 2008 11:33 AM
  • Truman Says Quickies: Roberto Cavalli cleared of charges, Karl and Britney (!) and more

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    Roberto Cavalli has been cleared of tax evasion charges.
    He was acquitted of all charges by Italy's Supreme Court of Cassation, annulling the verdict issued by the Appeal Court in

    December 01 2008 10:39 AM
  • Entertainment The Gay Agenda

    Monday, December 1: Events nationwide commemorate the 20th anniversary of World AIDS Day today. Los Angelenos can view an evolution of the AIDS epidemic at UCLA's exhibit 'AIDS and the Moving Image,' which will continuously stream talk shows, documentaries, and feature films on the topic of AIDS on monitors across the university's Powell Library. In New York City, POZ magazine hosts its 'Bacharach to the Future' event to benefit Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.

    November 30 2008 7:00 PM
  • Model Citizen Simon

    Agency: Major Model Management

    Hometown: Toronto, Canada
    Birth date: August 4
    Zodiac: Leo
    Boxers, briefs, or commando? Briefs
    What is your favorite article of clothing? A black blazer with a silk lapel from Century 21
    Which magazine do you read most frequently? Men's Health
    Your worst birthday: I was working in a family style restaurant for my birthday.

    November 27 2008 7:00 PM
  • Model Citizen Albert

    Agency: DNA Model Management

    Hometown: Vero Beach, Florida
    Birth date: March 6
    Zodiac: Pisces
    Boxers, briefs, or commando? Briefs
    Largest age difference between you and a romantic partner: 15 years.
    What is your favorite flavor of ice cream? Vanilla Bean with bananas in it - you put the bananas in yourself.

    November 25 2008 7:00 PM
  • Truman Says Thou Shalt Covet: The Howe White Label Landmine jacket

    Howe_landmine_295Photo courtesy of Turner PR

    November 25 2008 10:50 AM
  • Truman Says Chatter: Tom Ford

    "I hope to have the eye to do it in such a way that I still look my age but maybe not have my neck swinging around when I go jogging."

    -- Tom Ford discussing how he'll approach plastic surgery in a tasteful way.

    "I hope to have the eye to do it in such a way that I still look my age but maybe not have my neck swinging around when I go jogging."

    November 25 2008 8:23 AM
  • Truman Says Quickies: Michael Williamson for H&M, David LaChapelle on display and more

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    November 25 2008 5:38 AM
  • Model Citizen Giuseppe

    Agency: Click Model Management

    Hometown: Lima, Peru
    Birth date: October 12
    Zodiac sign: Libra
    Boxers, briefs, or commando? Anything
    If you could get a plane ticket to anywhere in the world, where would you go? Peru, I want to keep it simple.
    One word to best describe your love life: Busy
    What is your favorite flavor of ice cream? Chocolate

    7:00 PM
  • Truman Says Trending Down: The Banana Republic + NADA Tote

    I_need_money_frontPhotos courtesy of Banana Republic

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