Monthly Archives: August 2012

Office of Angela Scott to Open Victory Park Store

The shop is next to hipster boutique V.O.D. and the W Dallas — Victory Hotel.

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B Store Relaunching as The Other/Shop

The new retail concept will focus on supporting new and emerging designers.

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Motherlode: Autism Study Starts Clock for Prospective Fathers

A high-profile study concluded that increased mutations found in the sperm of older men meant that they were more likely than their younger counterparts to father children with autism or schizophrenia.

Other People’s Problems: A Toddler’s Birthday Party Registry

Welcome back to Other People’s Problems, in which we collect and rank the greatest dilemmas of the week, as seen in newspaper and magazine advice columns. This week: a 1-year-old with a birthday party registry, an uncomfortable BDSM question, and a letter from Gwen Stefani. (Maybe.)The Worst Person Born in

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Are You Ready for Fashion Week?

Well, that makes none of us! But The Cut’s annual calendar of fashion shows, updated as often as possible to correspond with last-minute venue changes and the like, should help you out. Even if can’t make it to the collections in person, you’ll know when and where they’re all happening,

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Watching Kate Middleton Watch the Paralympics

We’re still in withdrawal from the Olympic games and all their accompanying ballyhoo, but most of all we’ve missed the pictures of Kate Middleton cheering, doing the wave, and otherwise engaging in high-contact spectatorship. Luckily, the Paralympic Games began in London yesterday, and she’s been out enjoying those, too, as

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Cultural Studies: Paul Ryan, a Wake-Up Call for Gen Xers – Cultural Studies

Paul D. Ryan, the presumptive Republican nominee for vice president, favors grunge music and Coen brothers movies. But Is Generation X ready to assume the reins of power?

Maude Apatow Is Growing Up Writing

Maude Apatow has famous parents, but she is making a name for herself, a Twitter post and an essay at a time.

DVF Didn’t Know About the Smithsonian; Magnolia Bakery Makes Swarovski Cupcakes

• Before the Smithsonian asked to exhibit one of her famous wrap dresses, Diane Von Furstenberg didn’t even know what the museum was. [Interview] • When the stress of New York Fashion Week inevitably send you on a carb-bender, make sure it includes some of Magnolia Bakery’s new Fashion Week–themed

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Best Bet: Rouge Dior Nude Lip Color

The dark, vampy lip was spotted all over the runways (Bottega Veneta, Gucci, Rochas, YSL) during the fall collection season. Dior, however, has gone against the oxblood trend with a collection of considerably sophisticated nude-toned lipsticks. Grege #169 is a wearable, soft, rosy hue, and a favorite of the brand’s

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