Tory Burch on Women's Day: "Equal Rights Isn’t a Favor — It Should Be a Given"
"We all need to be looking for ways to create equal opportunities for people in our work environments, in our boardrooms, and most certainly within our families,” says the designer and entrepreneur.
Star-Studded: The Best Parties This Week
What does heaven smell like? If you ask Tory Burch, she'd likely tell you her new fragrance, Just Like Heaven. The fashion designer and billionaire business woman invited guests like Mindy Kaling and model Dilone to a dinner in celebration of her latest eau de parfum on Tuesday at N.Y.C.'s very posh Le Coucou. There, Burch and company turned to her spring-ready, feminine designs for a night that looked, at least from afar, as though warmer is well on its way. VIDEO: Dilone Celebrates Flashdance Also this week, Montblanc held a gala themed after Le Petit Prince to celebrate new Meisterstück writing tools inspired by the children's book. At One World Trade, celebrities like Rita Ora and Chloë Sevigny turned out looks that offered a reminder: red carpet season is never really over. Scroll down for the best parties of the week.
Tory Burch, Tommy Hilfiger, and More Reveal Their Current Fashion Obsessions
What do a cherry red cowboy hat, the late R&B singer Aaliyah, and an old typewriter have in common? The hearts of some seriously major designers. This delightfully random assortment of things represents just a few of the answers we got after putting an ask out to five creative geniuses behind beloved American labels for the objects of their lifelong obsessions—and, of course, the full backstory. Brandon Maxwell, Bob Mackie, Tommy Hilfiger, Jason Wu, and Tory Burch have their eye on some pretty eclectic goods right now. Keep scrolling down for the surprising scoop on what the fashion stars you love, well, love.
Reese Witherspoon and Ava Phillippe Take Their Twinning Streak to the WSJ Innovator Awards
She gets it from her mama! On Wednesday, Reese Witherspoon and daughter, Ava Phillippe, twinned in their own takes of the classic LBD at Wall Street Journal's 2017 Innovator Awards at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City. The Big Little Lies star was chic in a sequin, puff-sleeve Giorgio Armani dress, while her 18-year-old doppelganger slipped on a sheer-sleeve number from Balmain. Loose waves and simple ankle-strap sandals rounded out both of their looks for the evening. It was a big night for Witherspoon, as she received the Entertainment Innovator of the Year Award at the event, as well as appearing on the magazine's latest issue. "I'm so excited to share this honor with some incredible artists, architects and thinkers," she stated on Instagram. "Today is a new day for women in film. It's time for change." And the Academy Award winner wasn't the only style star in attendance. Gwyneth Paltrow, Naomi Campbell, Joe Jonas, Joan Smalls, and a slew of others toasted to the big night. Paltrow kept with the party's black-and-white theme and opted for a black tuxedo blazer and midi skirt with a daring slit. On the other hand, Campbell looked every bit of the supermodel she is in a LBD-jumpsuit hybrid and an eye-catching nose ring. Scroll through to see some of our favorite ensembles from the glamorous night.
Tory Burch's New Fragrance Is a Love Letter to Her Personal Icons
Even with a career so focused on aesthetics, it would be impossible for Tory Burch to appreciate beauty on a merely physical level. That's due to the extraordinarily romantic role models she had in her parents, who, through their love story and values, gave deeper meaning to who Tory Burch considers her beauty icons — and gave her the inspiration she needed to create her latest fragrance, Love Relentlessly ($115; sephora.com). Meet the remarkable individuals who inspired the designer with their style and substance.