October 2011: Table of contents
ALWAYS IN FASHION
46 Fashionmagazine.com What’s going on online.
48 Behind the scenes
52 Letter from the editor
54 THE BIG GIVEAWAY
58 Letters from our readers
62 NEWS Tiffany & Co. travels to Venice, Max Mara hits Moscow, fall’s new all-star essential, Stuart Weitzman turns 25, and more.
66 FLASHPOINT Chic party-goers across Canada say yes to the maxi dress, bright citrus shades and no-fail noir.
70 Q&A Michael Kors looks back at his 30-year career—the trends, the tears and the trunk shows.
74 PROFILE Four up-and-coming designers—from ready-to-wear to footwear—that are on FASHION’s radar.
82 EXCUSIVE The ever-stylish Carine Roitfeld talks about her past, present and future.
88 ICON We unravel the history behind the Hermès scarf.
90 SHOPPING Leah McLaren hits the shops for a Mad Men–inspired undergarment.
94 LUXURY Bernadette Morra travels to a small Swiss town to meet the man behind the nearly 90-year-old Akris.
100 MILESTONE Happy 90th, Gucci! Karen von Hahn dives into the fashion house’s archives and discovers that history really does repeat itself.
105 THE LIST A guide to fall’s freshest outerwear trends, shopping must-haves, and the tastiest colour story of the season.
120 MOST WANTED Diptyque turns a favourite perfume into a body lotion, Dior does a home reno, Tom Ford takes our mind off his makeup collection, and more.
122 NEWS The latest dispatches from the FASHION beauty desk: When Quo met Orly, Heidi Klum takes a Shine to scent, and more.
124 MAGNIFIED Breaking down the components of Altuzarra’s beauty look from the fall runway.
126 MAKEUP Two artists. Two points of view. We examine Chanel and Revlon’s fall beauty collections.
130 FRAGRANCE Calvin Klein’s latest scent launches amidst the glamorous backdrop of Cannes.
132 FRAGRANCE Cult favourite Clinique Aromatics Elixir celebrates its 40-year anniversary with a modern interpretation.
138 HAIR From loose and barely holding on, to high and tight, ponytails were in full swing on the fall runways.
144 EXCLUSIVE Makeup artist Dick Page and model Raquel Zimmermann’s 10-year friendship is all work combined with lots of play.
148 CULTURE Tom Chiarella on his long-standing fascination with women’s beauty rituals.
152 FRAGRANCE Smelling good enough to eat, gourmand scents are dominating the menu this season.
158 SHOPPING Thanks to cutting-edge subscription services and vending machines, buying beauty at a counter now seems old-fashioned.
162 SKIN With his line Super by Dr. Nicholas Perricone, the holistic dermatologist is serving up more food-infused skin care.
167 INTERVIEW The youngest Olsen sister is out to prove she’s not just trading on her famous surname.
168 INDEX A cartoonist puts a modern spin on history, a dance-music duo and a cinema auteur return, and more.
170 PHOTOGRAPHY How a former police officer became a sought-after fashion lensman for Victoria’s Secret, among others.
176 JETSETTER Sydney’s and Melbourne’s fashion scenes combine international reach with a local focus.
182 SOCIAL MEDIA Facebook has helped the world keep in touch with friends. But what happens when one of your friends passes?
184 ART The animal kingdom provides wild inspiration for visual artists and designers.
188 MUSIC A Parisian DJ sets the tone for some of the fashion world’s hottest runway shows.
190 FOOD Step aside, boys. In Mexico, an acclaimed chef upholds her homeland’s tradition of culinary masters.
193 BIG COUNTRY Photographed by Adam Levett.
204 GROWING UP GOMEZ One of pop music’s brightest young stars contemplates the transition to adulthood—in and out of the spotlight.
206 GRAPHIC ARTS Photographed by Moo.
216 NOTES The coolest stores and names to know across the country.
228 PROFILE Three diehard shoppers tell us where they splurge and where they save.
235 FOCUS Our cross-Canada shopping guide to the designer labels you need now.
256 BUY IT Where to find everything in this issue.
258 MY STYLE Model-turned-designer Georgia May Jagger on her capsule collection with Hudson and life as a rockstar’s daughter.