Fashion Week A to Z: Everything you need to know about the spring 2014 season
Ace Hotel in London
The hipster hotel is finally opening its first location in Europe, located in the artsy East End neighborhood of Shoreditch. Check in if you’re headed to London Fashion Week.
Jessica Biel hosts Dior dinner
Jessica Biel, a.k.a. Mrs. Justin Timberlake, will be hosting her first Fashion Week party in New York for Dior. The question is whether the couple’s close friends Jay Z and Beyonce will stop by too.
Forget about traffic on Tenth Avenue, this season it’s all about the Citi Bike. With hundreds of stations all around the city, will hurried editors and models be pedaling through midtown?
DreamDry Blow-Out Bar
With a new location on Fifty-seventh Street, just a few blocks from Lincoln Center, DreamDry offers 20-minute blow-outs and is open until 10 p.m. on Thursday and Friday, should you need a last-minute pick-me-up before that after-after-party.
Danielle Sherman, former design director of T by Alexander Wang (and girlfriend of Todd Selby), will show her first collection as creative director of the label founded by Ali Hewson and her husband Bono.
We’re guessing that the 25-year-old English trip-hop singer FKA Twigs, who made our summer playlist, will be the runway sound of the season—if she’s not gracing the front row herself.
They’re not available to the public yet, but look for them on the major players in the front row.
The High Line Hotel
The High Line Hotel opened in late spring and, given its proximity to Milk Studios and the Chelsea gallery venues, is bound to be the ideal downtown NYFW rest stop—especially with its Intelligentsia coffee bar.
iPhone app to download now
It’s been around since 2008, but certain busy Vogue editors swear by TaskRabbit, which allows them to hire eager and able helpers for all non–fashion-week-related errands and chores, like last-minute trips to the grocery store.
Created by dermatologist David Colbert, M.D., these small elixirs, which include antioxidants and anti-inflammatory ingredients, will make you look and feel healthy during the hectic days of back-to-back shows.