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Giuliana Rancic


E!’s ‘Live From the Red Carpet’ Expands to Four Hours of Fashion Coverage at the 2019 Met Gala

E!’s broadcast team features Giuliana Rancic, Brad Goreski, Zanna Roberts Rassi and Elaine Welteroth.

clock May 1, 2019Lisa Lockwood

Blake Lively in Versace, Met Gala 2018

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Met Gala 2019: Everything to Know About This Year’s Met Gala

See who’s attending, which designers are dressing the red carpet and a look at the Costume Institute’s upcoming exhibit.

clock April 15, 2019Layla Ilchi

Fashion Scoops

‘Camp: Notes on Fashion’ to Offer Many Interpretations at the Met’s Costume Institute

“Camp: Notes on Fashion” will open to the public on May 9 at the Fifth Avenue museum and will run through Sept. 8.

clock April 4, 2019Rosemary Feitelberg

Looks from Dries van Noten on display at the Musée des Arts Décoratifs.

Fashion Features

Musée des Arts Décoratifs to Renovate Its Fashion Galleries

The one-year project is being financed by a 2.5-million-euro gift from Blackstone founder Stephen Schwarzman and his wife, Christine.

clock February 11, 2019Joelle Diderich

Backstage at Prada Resort 2019

Fashion Features

Miuccia Muses in Manhattan

Before showing her cruise collection, Miuccia Prada chatted with WWD about low-key subjects: fashion, politics and religion.

clock May 7, 2018Bridget Foley

Angelica Cheung, Wendy Yu and Caroline Rush

Fashion Scoops

Yu Holdings Establishes Endowment for Curator in Charge at The Costume Institute

Effective immediately, Andrew Bolton assumes the title of Wendy Yu curator in charge of The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute.

clock March 6, 2018Rosemary Feitelberg

Capucci RTW Fall 2018

Fashion Show Reviews

Capucci RTW Fall 2018

Creative director Mario Dice beefed up the heritage label’s daywear as it seeks to expand into Asia.

clock February 23, 2018Joelle Diderich

Interpretations of the gigot sleeve and nipped waist over the course of two centuries: left to right, an 1830s fashion plate, Princes Diana in 1983, a look from Marc Jacobs spring 2018.

Fashion Features

Decoding Fashion’s Nostalgia Addiction

Fashion’s love of the past continues to influence its future. But which references have proven most influential? And why do they keep coming back?

clock December 22, 2017Misty White Sidell

Met Gala 2017 Katy Perry


Comme As You Are

The looks at the Costume Institute gala ranged from barely there to over-the-top — and everything in between.

clock May 1, 2017Leigh Nordstrom and Kristen Tauer

Rebecca de Ravenel


The Bold and The Beautiful

Designs emphasized statement pieces in necklaces, earrings and rings, often using big semiprecious stones for that extra oomph.

clock February 24, 2017Roxanne Robinson

Rei Kawakubo

Fashion Features

‘Rei Kawakubo/Commes des Garçons’ Is the Met’s Spring Costume Institute Exhibition

On view from May 4 through Sept. 4, 2017, the exhibition will examine Kawakubo’s fascination with the space between boundaries.

clock October 21, 2016Lisa Lockwood


Fashion Trends

CosPlay Keeps Growing at New York Comic Con

Cosplay continues to grow at New York Comic Con as Simplicity and McCalls grab key floor space in the exhibition hall.

clock October 7, 2016Debra Borchardt

The show is structured around métiers, or trades, of dressmaking. Here, featherwork from Yves Saint Laurent, Iris van Herpen and Prada.

Fashion Scoops

Met Announces Extended Closing Weekend Hours for ‘Manus x Machina’

The exhibit will be open until midnight during its closing weekend.

clock August 25, 2016Kristen Tauer

Andrew Bolton

Fashion Scoops

The Met’s Andrew Bolton to Be Honored at FGI’s Night of Stars

Bolton will be honored at the group’s Night of Stars on Oct. 27 at Cipriani Wall Street.

clock July 25, 2016Rosemary Feitelberg

Robert De Niro and Grace Hightower


‘The First Monday in May’ Opens the TriBeCa Film Festival

Robert De Niro, Donna Karan, Zac Posen, Francisco Costa, Chloë Grace Moretz, Rose McGowan and more came out for the premiere night of the TriBeCa Film Festival.

clock April 14, 2016Leigh Nordstrom

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