President Obama’s Christmas Day Outfit Disaster: President Obama made a really awkward wardrobe choice yesterday while vacationing in Hawaii. Appearing at the Marine Corps Base Hawaii for Christmas dinner (with a chic FLOTUS by his side) the President wore a short-sleeved oversized turquoise collared shirt, which he tucked into a pair of pleated khakis—his voluminous top draping over the waistline of his pants. May we suggest a new outlook on vacation casual? [HuffPo]
Terry Richardson to Direct Gaga Doc: Lady Gaga’s upcoming album Artpop is coming with a Terry Richardson-shot documentary. The pop star tweeted, “Merry Christmas little monsters! Terry Richardson @Terry_World is making a #LadyGagaMOVIE documenting my life, the creation of ARTPOP + you!” [The Cut]
Suzy Menkes to be Honored: Suzy Menkes, the fashion critic for the International Herald Tribune, will be honored at this season’s Pitti Uomo. The city of Florence will bestow her with the Fiorino d’Oro, an honor given to “international personalities who have distinguished themselves and contributed to the society’s social and cultural development.” The ceremony will take place on January 9. [Fashionista]
Beyoncé to Reportedly Cover Vogue: Beyoncé will reportedly star on the cover of Vogue’s March issue in a spread shot by Annie Leibovitz. The issue would drop right around the time of Bey’s Super Bowl halftime performance and the release of her HBO documentary. [NYDN]
The Metropolitan Museum of Art's new costume exhibition, PUNK: Chaos to Couture, tries to pay homage to the gritty, subversive, late-1970s movement. But has punk-inspired high fashion added to its legacy-or destroyed it?
Makeup for men is on the rise—and it’s no longer a taboo. Alessandra Codinha reports.