Teen Vogue — Front Row: NYFW Spring 2011 with... →
(pictured — albeit in a less-than-cute, awkward windswept moment — outside Pier 59 in a Mandy Coon dress, Rachel Comey bag, Karen Walker spectacles, Balenciaga Fall 2006 heels, Pamela Love Star of David necklace, vintage unicorn necklace and my ginormous gratis APC canvas bag to tote around ample samples and such) full feature in the October 2010 issue of Teen Vogue on newsstands now
Glamour Magazine UK — Best Dressed: About Julia... →
(pictured in Charles Anastase dress, Opening Ceremony par Robert Clergerie wedges, Pamela Love necklace and ring, Miu Miu collar, Proenza Schouler bag, antique bracelets, Karen Walker sunglasses — image originally appeared in British Vogue)
Vogue Nippon November 2010 — "Neo Eyewear Age"
Be sure to pick up the November issue of Vogue Nippon! My contribution this month was all about the power of eyeglasses throughout the ages.
Giving me far too much credit — I only wish that... →
...but alas — unless it is a work-related event — I very rarely go out. But flattering nonetheless! Suppose now I ought to try to make a concerted effort and live up to model.com’s accolades… (in F/W 2010 Proenza Schouler and Opening Ceremony)
Stop Asking Me About Sarah Palin's Wardrobe! The... →
“…Why comment on frowzy trouts and dreary geezers whose closets are so intentionally un-comment-worthy? There have been free-world politicians in the past whose drag was totally and wildly noteworthy, two to be precise. The first was Benjamin Disraeli, Britain’s first and only Jewish prime minister. He enraged the toffs in the House of Commons by sporting velvet knickers and...
My Fall Forty 2010 — autumnal tracks
Playlist available at iTunes and Last.fm.
So, I suppose the word is out. Time to dance...
Julia Frakes photographed by Annie Leibovitz for Gap China’s first-ever campaign — first images at http://fb.me/LTboyIH2
French Connection — "Writer, stylist, fashion icon... →
“Artist Quentin Jones was commissioned by Penhaligon’s to create a stop-motion animation exploring the story behind the new gentlemen’s fragrance Sartorial. Filmed at the Norton & Sons shop on Savile Row, the animation features the fragrance’s creator Bertrand Duchaufour. Patrick Grant, the owner of Norton & Sons, also makes a cameo appearance.” —Penhaligon’s Needless...
So I was mildly ambushed — albeit by a super cordial and enthusiastic team — while zipping between shows americano-in-tow for this Street Style segment. (Go Timex?) While I was wholly unprepared to answer their questions, I truly cannot begin to do justice to how lovely the crew was. And yes, as to be expected with all short segments there were a few bits and baubles lost in translation owing to...