Month: January 2022

Thierry Mugler, Fashion’s Greatest Showman

Mugler, center, at his 1995 20th anniversary show.
Photo: Michel Arnaud/Corbis via Getty Images

Even among fashion’s showmen — a dense crowd — one stands alone: Thierry Mugler. Mugler, who died Sunday at 73, was from the ’70s through the ’90s one of the great ringmasters of fashion, an innovator who refused to be limited by the conventions of normal dressing. He did make suits (huge-shouldered ones, the ancestors of the ultrapadded tailoring that’s reliably bubbled back up every few years since) and tight little dresses and swimwear, but he also made robot suits and centurion armor and hand-beaded chaps. “There are two ways you can do fashion shows today,” he once told the New York Times, after a show before 6,000 guests. ”Either you do it very small and private or you do this. I think the public wants it this way.” This way wasn’t in the era

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Amazon Is Opening Its First Ever Virtually Advanced, In-Person Fashion Clothing Store, Twitter Reacts

Amazon announced on Thursday that it will be opening Amazon Style, its first-ever in-person store inside a mall, which will be dedicated to fashion and clothing.

The store opening at Americana at Brand, a mall in Glendale, California, is expected to take on a new concept of clothing shopping by allowing customers to personalize their experience virtually. Amazon is calling it an “elevated” shopping experience.

“Amazon Style completely reimagines what’s possible in the fitting room, turning it into a personalized space where customers can continue to shop a seemingly endless closet of great styles. When a shopper enters their fitting room, they will find the items they requested while browsing the store, plus additional options chosen based on their preferences,” said Simona Vasen, managing director of Amazon Style in a release.

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20 Minutes With: Personal Shopper and Fashion Consultant Lilya Yasmina Chair

London-based personal shopper Lilya Yasmina Chair.

Courtesy Lilya Yasmina Chair

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Just because someone is successful doesn’t necessarily mean they look successful. Working long hours in any profession might mean forgoing the latest trends in style and fashion.

Lilya Yasmina
Chair. The personal shopper and style consultant will stand in for the haute couture victim of means. Working around the world from her London base, Chair, 40, prides herself on leaving her clients’ looking and feeling better.

Trained by years as a buyer and scout in the fashion and beauty industries, Chair makes it her business to track the latest trends, hottest designers, and most popular looks in casual, business, and nightlife fashion. She took her insights and experience into a private practice, treating the fashion ills of individual clients seeking professional help to update and maintain their personal style.

PENTA: What does a fashion consultant and

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