Fashion Week recap: prints and patterns and ombre, oh my!

Article: Fashion Week recap: prints and patterns and ombre, oh my!

Rodarte’s bold prints and bright colors carry on into their Spring 2012 collection with Van Gogh’s iconic sunflowers featured in a show-stopping, prairie-meets-sci-fi dress.

See what we think of crowd-pleaser Tory Burch’s collection of 20s-inspired frocks.

Go backstage at Juma, Toni Francesc and Herve Leger.

Rainn Wilson tweets for LACMA

Article: Rainn Wilson tweets for LACMA

In an effort to broaden their reach, LACMA has enlisted the twittering service of Rainn Wilson, whose own Twitter feed is one of the most popular on the site. His campaign is called “I HATE LACMA” and includes tweets like “LACMA isn’t nearly as cool as the African American museum down the street, BLACMA,” and “My new sculpture is displayed in the 2nd floor mens room. It’s made of feces and shaped like a big poo.”


Article: FULL FRONTAL FASHION highlights

From Dolce & Gabbana’s Calcio campaign Think of this as your FULL FRONTAL FASHION cliff notes. For all you World Cup fans – we don’t care if your cheering for the USA team or not – you can always cheer for Dolce & Gabbana. Check out who is inside their locker-room… With long, tousled hair…

Weir Roundup: Johnny does Jordin Sparks and Carrie Underwood

Article: Weir Roundup: Johnny does Jordin Sparks and Carrie Underwood

Johnny Weir poses for a portrait during the NBC/USOC Promotional Photo Shoot on May 12, 2009 at Smashbox Studios

With the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver just a week away, SUNfiltered will bring you a “Weir Roundup” whenever possible that will not only feature the latest news on Johnny, but also interesting video clips. In this edition, we’ll be showcasing Johnny’s vocal talents and a recently made-available video of Johnny’s routine to Jordin Sparks’ live performance of “Battlefield.” In the upcoming days, we’ll be highlighting other notable exhibition routines, as well career-making performances like “The Swan.”

– Johnny and acclaimed photographer and music video director Matthew Rolston come together in a promo shoot for BE GOOD JOHNNY WEIR. Check out the final product and behind-the-scenes footage on Full Frontal Fashion.

– “Skater Johnny Weir’s New Resolve” by the Philadelphia Inquirer.

– Ryan McGinely showcases a photo portfolio entitled “The Highfliers” featuring Shaun White, Johnny Weir, Emily Cook, and more in the latest edition of NY Times Magazine. All the athletes featured are wearing custom Rodarte knitwear which can bee seen here.

Don’t miss Johnny singing, after the jump.



For those of you who don’t know, we kicked off a new style destination called FULL FRONTAL FASHION. It’s full of blog posts, videos and photos from the the world of contemporary fashion. Think of this as your FULL FRONTAL FASHION cliff notes. Rodarte went Tribal during their New York Fashion Week show. Patrick McMullan…

Bloggers as fashion muses

Article: Bloggers as fashion muses

The Wall Street Journal, a paper not necessarily known for its fashion coverage, had an interesting article recently about the influence bloggers now have over big name fashion designers. Where in recent years political bloggers have received more and more credit and credibility for their writings, and audience numbers, style bloggers not so much. Until now.