Renowned fashion photographer Peter Lindbergh has died at 74
PARIS (AP) — Renowned German fashion photographer Peter Lindbergh, who worked in the 1980s and 1990s with supermodels like Cindy Crawford, Naomi Campbell, Kate Moss and Linda Evangelista, has...
Staying inbounds: the risk of innuendo in Super Bowl ads
NEW YORK (AP) — Sex sells ... frozen food dishes?
Kraft Heinz' frozen-food brand Devour is trying to make waves during its Super Bowl debut with an ad that takes a humorous, innuendo-packed jab at one man's "porn addiction" — as in "frozen food porn."
Starry Saint Laurent show in Paris sees models walk on water
PARIS (AP) — With a powerful front row of stars, Saint Laurent headlined the second day of Paris Fashion Week in an eclectic French twist on American styles that featured models walking on water.
Tuesday's spring-summer collections also showcased emerging talents: from 26-year-old designer Marine Serre to the Tokyo-based house Anrealage.
Cleveland International Film Festival: ‘Larger Than Life’ study of Kevyn Aucoin reveals the man beneath the make-up (review)
Cleveland International Film Festival: 'Larger Than Life' study of Kevyn Aucoin reveals the man beneath the make-up (review)
CLEVELAND, Ohio – Make-up artist Kevyn Aucoin wasn't just a man who knew how to apply blush. As described by the impressive array of supermodels, actors, pop stars and fashion designers interviewed for "Larger Than Life," a loving retrospective of his work and life, Aucoin was a painter and sculptor. A maestro of the face.
Cindy Crawford regrets being "talked into" doing some of her nude photo shoots.
The 52-year-old supermodel mostly doesn't feel remorseful about the times she has appeared in publications without any clothes on, but she is slightly disappointed over some scantily-clad pictures she posed for that she hadn't decided to do off her own back.
She said: "Look, I've done nude photos, lots. The only ones I regretted were the ones that I kind of got talked into.
Kanye West has deleted his Instagram account.
Just one day after the star returned to the picture sharing account on Valentine's Day (02.14.18) and spent nine hours posting pictures of famous couples, he abruptly deleted his profile again.
Kanye used his return to pay tribute to his wife, Kim Kardashian West.
His return post - which was also his profile picture - was not captioned but featured a simple white card with the words "Happy Valentines Day Babe (sic)" written in black on the cover.
NBC close to selling out Super Bowl ads
NEW YORK (AP) — NBC has less than 10 ad spots left to sell a little less than a month ahead of Super Bowl 52, the network says.
Ads are going for slightly more than $5 million per 30-second spot.
The big game, which is as much an advertising showcase as it is a football showdown airs Feb. 4.
Cindy Crawford recreates iconic Super Bowl ad 26 years later
NEW YORK (AP) — Cindy Crawford is heading back to the Super Bowl: The model has recreated her iconic 1992 Super Bowl ad for Pepsi, now featuring her 18-year-old son.
Crawford recently filmed the commercial, which will debut at Super Bowl 52 on Feb. 4. It includes her son, Presley Walker Gerber, as well as footage from Michael Jackson's memorable Pepsi commercial.
The 51-year-old said she didn't hesitate to recreate the ad 26 years later, especially since she was able to work with her son.
Like Houston's weather, from the blistering heat to the 15 minutes of snow, fashion is all about change - and 2017 was a banner year.
We lost a few greats. In January, Mary Tyler Moore, who shaped the American working woman's style with a single hat toss, died at age 80. Then in November, designer Azzedine Alaia died in Paris at age 82. The gifted "king of cling" was known for dressing strong women from Grace Jones to Michelle Obama.
Lear, Gordy, Basinger offer Hefner tributes in special issue
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Norman Lear, Cindy Crawford, Berry Gordy, Kim Basinger, Bill Maher and the Rev. Jesse Jackson are among the stars offering tributes to Hugh Hefner in a special edition of Playboy hitting newsstands this week.
"Celebrating Hef" chronicles the Playboy magazine founder's life in words and photos, with the celebrity essays highlighting Hefner's support for civil rights and First Amendment freedoms.
The Associated Press obtained an advance look at the issue this week.
Adam Levine has more "respect" for women after borrowing his wife's clothes for Halloween.
The Maroon 5 singer nicked a lacy vest top, a short zebra print skirt and a cropped fur jacket from Behati Prinsloo's closet for the annual Casamigos Halloween party and quipped that wearing women's clothing for the night showed him how tough it is for women.
He joked on Instagram: "Raided my wife's closet. Wearing girl stuff is NOT easy. Respect to the females. (sic)"
Kaia Gerber feels inspired by her mother Cindy Crawford.
The 16-year-old model has followed her mother onto the catwalk, and Kaia has revealed she's constantly picking up little life tips from the fashion icon as she seeks to establish herself in the industry.
The teenage model explained: "She gives me advice for life more than modeling, like 'Be on time,' which is really important in the industry we're both in.
Zendaya, Cate Blanchett preach empowerment at InStyle Awards
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Empowerment was the de facto theme at the third annual InStyle Awards Monday night, where Hollywood and fashion A-listers from Cate Blanchett and Zendaya to Cindy Crawford gathered on an open-air patio at The Getty Center to celebrate one another and those behind the scenes that make the glamour possible.
Zendaya, Cate Blanchett preach empowerment at InStyle Awards
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Cate Blanchett and Zendaya are among the InStyle honorees who have chosen to use their platform to talk about more than clothes.
Both Blanchett and Zendaya spoke about how fashion can be empowering Monday night at the third annual InStyle Awards held at The Getty Center.
Zendaya says fashion has become a platform to showcase different types of beauty. She says that mothers have told her that their daughters like their hair now because she wore an Afro.
Cindy Crawford’s design roots began with her bedroom
Cindy Crawford: Daughter’s entry into modeling ‘inevitable’
WARREN, Mich. (AP) — Cindy Crawford says she's more concerned about her 16-year-old daughter sitting behind the wheel of a car than walking a runway.
The supermodel's daughter, Kaia Gerber, made her New York Fashion Week debut last month. Her 18-year-old son, Presley Gerber, also is a model.
Donatella Versace pays joyous tribute to brother Gianni
MILAN (AP) — On the third day of Milan Fashion Week, past and present merged at Donatella Versace's joyous, celebratory, healing runway tribute Friday to her brother Gianni Versace, 20 years after his slaying in Miami.
And it culminated with her own reckoning with how she has born the weight of her brother's creative legacy.
Tom Ford launches Fashion Week with sequins, celebs galore
NEW YORK (AP) — The first day of Fashion Week brought glitz, glamour and a slew of celebrities at Tom Ford's '90s-themed show, and a prestigious award for designer Thom Browne. Some of the highlights:
SEQUINS, CELEBS, BRIGHT COLORS AND A '90s VIBE AT TOM FORD
Kaia Gerber has passed her driving test.
The daughter of model Cindy Crawford and businessman Randy Gerber turned 16 - which is the legal driving age in America - on Sunday (09.03.17), and on Tuesday (09.05.17), she was handed her driver's license after she passed her test.
Kaia quickly took to Instagram to share the happy news with her followers, as she uploaded a snap to her Story - which lasts on the site for 24 hours - of herself holding up her certificate with pride.
Kaia Gerber "admires" Karlie Kloss.
The 15-year-old model and actress - who is the daughter of model Cindy Crawford and businessman Rande Gerber - has admitted she looks up to the blonde beauty, as she believes the star has "broken all the rules" when it comes to modelling.
Kaia Gerber wants to "send a good message" to her fans.
The 15-year-old daughter of Cindy Crawford and Rande Gerber has said she believes it is "important" to be a good role model toward young girls, as she says she wants to be the person that parents are happy for their children to look up to.
Cindy Crawford is "so proud" of her son Presley.
The 51-year-old supermodel paid tribute to her son as she marked his 18th birthday with a sweet throwback picture on Instagram.
She wrote on the photo-sharing site: "Happy 18th birthday @PresleyGerber! Seems like yesterday that you were getting puppy love from our little Sugar!
"Loving you always and wishing you a great year ahead. We are so proud of you! (sic)"
NEW YORK (AP) — Global liquor behemoth Diageo said Wednesday it will pay up to $1 billion to buy a tequila brand co-founded by movie star George Clooney.
Clooney founded the Casamigos brand four years ago with partners Rande Gerber and Mike Meldma.
Diageo said it will pay $700 million for Casamigos at first, and then pay another $300 million over 10 years if the brand reaches certain performance milestones.
London-based Diageo's other brands include Johnnie Walker, Guinness and Captain Morgan.
Cindy Crawford says turning 50 was very "daunting".
The 51-year-old model admits it was tough when she first reached five decades of life but is now comfortable with her milestone age as she feels she has "evolved".
She told Du Jour magazine: "For me it was really hard; the idea of turning 50 was daunting. For so long I was the 20-year-old model on the cover of Vogue, or 25 or 30 - and then all of a sudden my daughter is becoming that.
Amal Clooney had a birthday cake made into the shape of a tequila bar for husband George Clooney's 56th birthday.
The 'Money Monster' actor was "totally surprised" after his pals Cindy Crawford and her husband Rande Gerber jetted over from Los Angeles to London over the weekend to party with the silver fox and his 39-year-old wife.
Cindy Crawford thrilled for parents-to-be George and Amal Clooney
Cindy Crawford is "very excited" for parents-to-be George and Amal Clooney.
The 51-year-old supermodel and her husband Rande Gerber are thrilled their close pals are expecting twins and think it is a "natural next step" for the couple.
She said: "I'm very excited. Obviously, we're friends of parenthood. I think it's incredible for George and it really took Amal, I think. She's just so amazing and they're just so happy. It just seemed like a natural next step."
Naomi Campbell once egged George Michael's van.
The 46-year-old supermodel famously appeared in the late singer's 'Freedom '90' video but that wasn't her first encounter with the 'Careless Whisper' hitmaker - who was found dead from heart failure last Christmas Day (12.25.16) - as he was once the victim of minor vandalism because Naomi was a big fan of George's chart rival Boy George and his band Culture Club.
Harry Styles celebrated his 23rd birthday with a star-studded karaoke party.
The One Direction hunk was joined at Café Habana in Malibu on Wednesday (01.02.17) evening by a string of pals including Adele, Motley Crue drummer Tommy Lee, actor Cuba Gooding Jr., Cindy Crawford and her husband Rande Gerber.
A number of the group were downing shots of Rande's own Casamigos Tequila, while 'Hello' hitmaker Adele opted for classic margaritas.
Harper’s Bazaar marks 150th year with fashionable women list
NEW YORK (AP) — Madonna, Emma Stone, Willow Smith and first lady Michelle Obama are among 150 women chosen by editors of Harper's Bazaar as the world's most fashionable.
The magazine's first-ever such list comes in celebration of its 150th anniversary, Editor-in-Chief Glenda Bailey said Monday. Madonna was chosen as cover girl for the group in the February issue.
12 photos of DeKalb native Cindy Crawford’s $60 million Malibu house flip
According to Zillow, DeKalb native Cindy Crawford is flipping a Malibu home on California's Pacific Coast Highway. She and her husband purchased the home for $50.5 million last year, and are now trying to flip it for $60 million. Click here for the full listing.
Cindy Crawford to give award to photographer who exiled her
CHICAGO (AP) — Model Cindy Crawford will present Chicago photographer Victor Skrebneski, who once banned her from his studio, the city's Fifth Star Award.
The 86-year-old Skrebneski is famed for his advertising photographs for Estee Lauder, Chanel and Givenchy, and black-and-white portraits of celebrities, including Dennis Hopper, Bette Davis and Sharon Stone.