Monthly Archives: July 2010

PINK; STILL FOR GIRLS

I was five years old the first time I saw a photo of my mother dancing with my Grandfather in a dusty-pink, satin cocktail dress.  It was strapless with a full bubble-skirt and she had worn it to her engagement party at The Eden Roc Hotel on Miami Beach in 1960, with silk pumps the […]

IGGY POP ARCHIVE 1887 LAUNCH

Who: IGGY POP Why: LAUNCH OF BARNEYS CO-OP ARCHIVE 1887 IGGY POP COLLECTION When: WEDNESDAY 7/28/2010 How was it?: “Iggy is an explosive + utterly fabulous style ICON. You would be insane to hit the streets this summer without an ARCHIVE 1887 Stooges T.” “PS. Mines Bowie!” – Simon Doonan, Creative Director – Barneys New […]

Four questions for Tomoko Ogura

Fred R. Conrad / The New York Times NY Times, Thursday Styles July 28, 2010 Four questions for Tomoko Ogura, women’s fashion director, Barneys New York Co-op,Barneys.com. By MARY BILLARD What’s your best-selling item right now? A.L.C. dresses, in particular the navy and white striped jersey T-shirt dress ($295) and the tie-front dress in steel […]

I love that Martin Grant

Another reason I adore Martin Grant:  the designer of killer gorgeous winter coats is a total summer daredevil. – Molly Nutter Naylon, VP/DMM Women’s Designer Sportswear, BNY Collection, Lingerie

Creative Growth

William Scott. Born: Oakland, California, 1973 We introduced Creative Growth for Everybody Ts last season and I just can’t get enough. I recently discovered that my small collection of Creative Growth Ts are all of designs by the same outsider artist William Scott. Here’s a little something about Mr. Scott: Here are some of Mr. […]

Simon Doonan’s Playlist

Check out what’s on Simon’s  iPod and the sordid cavalcade of geriatric nostalgia concealed therein! Read the NY Observer article: “The $ongs of $ummer”

Intern Picks- Vacation Essentials

We asked our Web Summer Interns what their vacation must-haves were….

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I can’t believe it’s only a little over a week and I’m already going through World Cup withdrawal! Honestly, before my trip to South Africa I wasn’t really a futbol buff…but after having the chance to attend a live match, I am a changed woman! The atmosphere is contagious – faces painted, crazy wigs, flags […]

Eat, Shop, Love

“There’s no need to schlep the world to find yourself, Simon Doonan writes. Instead, indulge in the superficial pleasures that are within reach.” To read more, check out the Harper’s Bazaar article: “Eat, Shop, Love”!

The New Product Hound

Matthew and Andrew, the owners and creators of lifestyle treatment brand Malin + Goetz have two special canines in their lives, Bob and Junior. In fact, they have a page on their site dedicated to Bob and Junior, as well as to other pups of their employees + customers. Recently, my pup Milky secured her […]