Is Phoebe Philo Fashion’s Most Misunderstood Designer?

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Last week, Phoebe Philo announced her return to the world of fashion with an eponymous brand that will launch early next year, nearly four years after she left LVMH-owned Celine in the hands of her successor Hedi Slimane. The news was lauded by the womenswear fanatics who mourn her absence (like those who memorialize her … Read more

Disney villains in movies like Maleficent aren’t bad, just misunderstood.

Disney villains in movies like Maleficent aren’t bad, just misunderstood.

“If she doesn’t scare you, no evil thing will.” The lyrics to One Hundred and One Dalmatians’ “Cruella de Vil” might engage in a little exaggeration when hyping up the film’s vividly nasty animated villainess, but they’re downright incongruous when paired with the new live-action version of the character. As played by Emma Stone, the … Read more