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Pins of the Week

When we weren't having hair ripped off our faces, shooting gorgeous purses, or plumming the depths of vintage Victoria's Secret catalogues, we logged serious time on Pinterest. Here are a few of our favorite...

Pins of the Week

In between musing on our salon du jour, cruelly mocking Ashton Kutcher, and testing the perfect pink blush, we were (as you may have imagined) pinning. From undead Run DMC to covetable gold bangles, to wise...
Paul McCartney and Dave Grohl

Paul McCartney Joins Nirvana for the 12-12-12 Benefit?

We love Nirvana. We love the Beatles. But some strange, otherworldly intersection of the two is what will allegedly be going down at Madison Square Garden tonight. Yes, it’s Nirvana, starring Paul McCartney as the late,...

Park Avenue Garage is Coming!

When we first read our press release for the Park Avenue Garage, our minds were flooded with visions of a sort of tag sale of the rich and famous. Imagine picking through the Astors’...

Per Pantone, Emerald is the 2013 Color of the Year!

Good news. After a heady fall of being incredibly on-trend, emerald green is finally getting some more official recognition. Yes, the Pantone Color Institute have named the jewel-tone 2013 Color of the Year. According to the...

Pins of the Week

Whether we were dishing on our favorite manicure destinations, culling Pulp Fiction inspired sartorial picks, or being interviewed on ShopStyle's blog, it was a busy week at Haute Talk HQ. But, as the aesthetic fiends...
Damien Hirst x The Row for Just One Eye - Limited Edition Backpack

Damien Hirst’s $55,000 Backpack

Just when we thought we could not silently abhor Damien Hirst any more, he goes and does a thing like this. The noted multi-millionaire pseudo-pop hack has collaborated with the Olsen twins’ The Row label...

Pins of the Week

View all of our Pins of the Week moodboards here. We'd be lying if we said it was easy to come back to work after a couple of days in the country and some serious eating....

Scarlett Johansson Does the Weather

Al Roker is a strange man, to say nothing of the questionable title of his Weather Channel show, Wake Up With Al. He owns a house near our hometown. We've spotted him shopping (wearing...

Goldie Hawn: Happy Birthday, Baby!

Goldie Hawn is 67 years old today—pretty sobering when you consider the acclaimed actress’ first big contribution to American fashion. The former ballerina might have had a very different career if she had debuted...

Pins of the Week

View all of our Pins of the Week moodboards here. Whether we're thinking about a trip to the salon, a quick weeknight meal, orwhat we're going to wear over the weekend, Pinterest has become a default...
An Evening With Snooki

We Interviewed Snooki. Seriously.

We’re not entirely sure who Jersey Shore’s target audience is, but we’re fairly certain we’re not it. We’ve never had a spray tan, and the mere mention of reality TV tends to bring out...

Pins of the Week

Here’s some late Friday moodboard action for you. These are a handful of the images we pinned to our Pinterest boards this week that have been inspiring our outfits, our makeup, and even the...

Free For All Friday: Halloween Animals

Sure, we’ve been known to dabble in the higher brow from time to time. We’re loosely familiar with the works of Proust, and sometimes will forgo a children’s film for an evening at the...
Simon Doonan - Halloween

Get in the Spirit with 10 Simon Doonan Halloween Looks

Scarcely two weeks ago we were waxing poetic about Simon Doonan, the man who—frankly—we consider our spirit animal. Spirit author, perhaps? Regardless, the bon vivant Barney’s Creative-Ambassador-at-Large had some sage Halloween entertaining wisdom. Now Mr....
You Don't Own Me PSA by Sarah Sophie Flicker

The Best PSA Ever, Starring Lena Dunham, Alexa Chung, Tavi Gevinson

We generally try to eschew the political and stick to the strictly aesthetic, but today we encourage you to check out this election-time PSA created by Sarah Sophie Flicker. It features 60s pop chanteuse...

Katherine Hepburn: The Slacks, The 20 Inch Waist

True story: There was a time in our young adolescence when we considered Katherine Hepburn our patron saint of style. We trafficked almost exclusively in high-waisted tweedy pants and natty blouse/blazer combos. While our style...
CMJ 2012

Four Things About the CMJ Festival We Learned

If braving crowds of drunk NYU students, music critics, and yes, the occasional music fan is your thing, then you’re in luck. The 31st annual CMJ Music Marathon began yesterday, bringing roughly 1300 acts of...

Watch the Revamped ‘House of Style’ Pilot

MTV's House of Style, formerly helmed by 90s supe du jour Cindy Crawford, has returned in a new, primarily online format. The debut episode (clocking in at just under 10 minutes) premieres today with a...

Happy Birthday, Nico!

On this day in 1938, Christa Päffgen was born in Cologne, Germany. By the mid-1960s—after a successful stint modeling—she had appeared in Fellini’s La Dolce Vita and transformed herself into Nico, the flaxen-haired chanteuse...

An Early Look at Iris Apfel, Albert Maysles Documentary Subject

Last week we wrote about a fantastic evening spent soaking up the wit and wisdom of 91 year-old bonafide style icon Iris Apfel. News of the upcoming documentary from Albert Maysles (one of our...
Ravenswood x Simon Doonan

Courtesy of Simon Doonan, Some Halloween Know-How

The divine Simon Doonan, author and bon vivant extraordinaire, Creative Ambassador-at-Large of Barney’s, and Jonathan Adler husband is full of sage wisdom. From the best way to tie an Hermes scarf to ‘shagging the...

Iris Apfel On Personal Style, Social Media

Iris Apfel with Brie Dyas “It made me a geriatric starlet,” Iris Apfel says of ‘Rara Avis,’ the massive 2005 Metropolitan exhibition of pieces culled from Ms. Apfel’s extensive and enviable wardrobe. Iris is 91...

Free For All Friday: Paul Newman on What’s My Line?

Free For All Friday is back! We have no reason to post this delightful video other than our own deep-seated Paul Newman fixation and the fact that it is, mercifully, Friday.  Enjoy this clip of...

Haute Talk Tours the Atelier of Isabel and Ruben Toledo

At a little before 2:00 on Sunday we were crammed into a shoebox sized elevator with several new friends, on our way up to the lower Broadway atelier of Isabel and Ruben Toledo. The...

A Saturday with Christian Louboutin

“When you look at my designs, I don’t want you to think ‘Oh! How comfortable it is!” Christian Louboutin was responding to a comment he had made in a 2011 New Yorker profile likening comfortable...

Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of Dr. No

Skyfall, the latest James Blonde Bond film may not hit theatres for over a month, but today marks the 50th anniversary of the release of the first Bond film, 1962 Dr. No, starring the...

Rocks Off: A Rolling Stones MoMA Film Retrospective

We are massive Rolling Stones fans. Were we to be ditched on a remote island for the span of several years, we’d bring Let it Bleed and Exile On Main Street. We’ve spent, like...

“Come Closer: Art Around the Bowery, 1969-1989”

Manhattan’s Bowery is no longer what it once was. Women in minidresses outside of a pricey Daniel Boulud outpost have replaced the parade of junkies and artists of every sort, and a John Varvatos...

This Weekend: Dumbo Arts Festival

Brooklyn's strangely-enough-AT&T/Toyota sponsored Dumbo Arts Festival begins today, running through Sunday. The three day free art/music/performance festival will feature over 500 artists, and something called the ‘Toyota Creation Station’ which we hear involves Shrinky...

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