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Beyoncé Pays Homage to the Black Panthers in Dsquared2 at the Super Bowl

Beyoncé in Dsquared2 at the Super Bowl 50 halftime show. Photo: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images Coldplay may have been the headliner of the Super Bowl 50 halftime show, but it was Beyoncé who stole the show and left us to physically pick up our jaws off the floor and continue about our business. Taking to the stage just after Chris Martin ... Read More »

Costume Secrets Behind the Upcoming Seasons of ‘Girls,’ ‘The Americans,’ ‘Broad City’ and More

Fashion week is off and running, but don’t forget that there’s about to be plenty of brand new sartorial innovation and creativity on your small screens and you don’t need an exclusive invitation to access it all. (In a couple of cases, you will need a streaming subscription, but technicalities.) While you’re enjoying the drama and dresses on “Downton Abbey,” ... Read More »

Here’s What Liv Tyler Has to Say to the New Generation of Famous Families

Liv Tyler at the Belstaff pop-up in Soho. Photo: Belstaff Wednesday night, British heritage brand Belstaff celebrated its first stateside pop-up store at 63 Greene Street with a cocktail party, just in time for New York Fashion Week. Brand Ambassador and Creative Contributor Liv Tyler was the guest of honor, chatting with friends like Dazed publisher Jefferson Hack and The Strokes drummer Fabrizio Moretti ... Read More »

Diane Kruger Was, Unsurprisingly, Best Dressed at the amfAR New York Gala in Prada

After all these years, you might be a little tired of hearing us harp on and on about how great Diane Kruger is. We get that. To be fair, we probably do write about her sartorial moments more than any other celebrity’s for no other reason than she wears amazing stuff (and she wears that amazing stuff really, really well). At ... Read More »

See Every Look From the BAFTAs Red Carpet

While a good chunk of the international fashion crowd is braving the elements at New York Fashion Week, red carpet season rolls along across the pond, where Hollywood’s biggest talents gathered in London for the EE British Academy Film Awards on Sunday. With just two weeks left to go before the Oscars, our favorite leading ladies are pulling out all of ... Read More »

Sies Marjan Grabs the Industry Elite’s Attention With Debut Fashion Week Show

It can take several seasons for a new brand to get a respected fashion critic at its show — I’ve spoken to several designers who felt they’d finally “made it” when, years in, they got a Style.com (RIP) write up — and even longer before someone as powerful as Anna Wintour will make an appearance. But Sander Lak, creative director ... Read More »

Ice to meet you: first off-road drive in the new 2016 VW Tiguan

The old VW Tiguan has gone out with a bang. Despite having been around since 2008 (usually seen ahead of a caravan or horsebox), 2015 year was its strongest-selling year ever – despite a brand-new version in the pipeline: this one. No pressure, then. We’ve been driving a pre-production car in the extreme cold of Sweden’s Arvidsjaur testing facility to ... Read More »

Tinder-Style Apps Score as Online Dating Grows in the US: Survey

The age-old quest for love is moving inexorably online for young and old Americans alike – whether this means swiping on their phone for a hot date, or using matchmaking sites to find the perfect mate. The 18 to 24 crowd has warmed to smartphone apps like Tinder that help them spot a match among a crowd of strangers. And ... Read More »

Microsoft’s New App Can Identify the Breed of a Dog From Its Photo

Remember Microsoft’s funny website that could almost accurately guess your age? Well, the Redmond, Washington-based company is at it again. It has released an app called Fetch! which utilises facial recognition and artificial intelligence to recognise your dog’s breed. It is available for Web users as well on what-dog.net. Microsoft on Thursday announced the release of Fetch! for iPhone users. ... Read More »

Samsung Gave Apple Stiff Competition in the US in 2015: Report

Apple’s dominance in the United States may not last so long. Rival Samsung and other Android smartphone OEMs are slowly growing their presence in the country. The gap between the market capture of Apple and Samsung isn’t that wide any more, as per market research numbers for 2015. Parks Associates, a research and consulting firm, reports that Apple dominates the ... Read More »