Nina Garcia Gets Sparkly: Launches a Collection With BaubleBar

By Lauren Frankfort on
(courtesy of Bauble Bar) Nina Garcia has lots of fashion projects on her plate—from Project Runway to Marie Claire, Garcia's a one-woman powerhouse. Next up for her extensive style CV: curator at online jewelry retailer BaubleBar. The fashion editor/TV judge/style contributor (the list goes on and on) will be working with  BaubleBar over the next month to curate a series of jewelry collections. Each collection will reflect one of her favorite fall jewelry trends. Today, BaubleBar launched the...Read Full Story

Would You Pay $24,800 for a Watch Designed by Nina Garcia?

By Lauren Frankfort on
From left to right: Frederic Fekkai's Custom Daytona, Brad Goreski's customized Milgauss, and Nina Garcia's customized Yachtmaster. (Via Moda Operandi)Nina Garcia is a woman of many ventures, and her latest made us do a double-take.Garcia, along with other famous fashion folks such as the lovable Brad Goreski, legendary hair-master Frédéric Fekkai, and photographer behind the Jak & Jil blog Tommy Ton each designed their very-own customized Rolex watches for a Moda Operandi trunk show for...Read Full Story

Nina Garcia Gives Birth to a Baby Boy

By Jake on
It's a boy for Nina Garcia! The Project Runway host has given birth to her second child, announcing the news via Twitter."Delighted to announce that over the wknd we welcomed 8lb13oz Alexander David Conrod into our home!," wrote Garcia. "Baby is doing great.Garcia and husband David Conrod had their first child, a son Lucas, in 2007. It sounds like he's excited for a baby brother. "Lucas is thrilled!" wrote Garcia, who also serves as the Fashion Director for Marie Claire.Congrats to the happy...Read Full Story

Nina Garcia Announces She's Expecting Baby Number Two

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It's about to be a busy season for Nina Garcia, who announced she's expecting her second child with husband David Conrod. Garcia, a fashion director for Marie Claire and, of course, one of the judges on Project Runway, revealed she's due this December. The new child will join her 3-year-old son, Lucas Alexander.The next season of Project Runway is scheduled to start shooting at the end of July, so we imagine Garcia is about to be very busy indeed. Hopefully Heidi Klum, herself the mother of...Read Full Story

Nina Garcia at the 2010 FIT Commencement

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Nina Garcia is so much more than just the fashion director at Marie Claire magazine and a judge on the popular Project Runway. Oh yes, the editrix is also a graduate of the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT), class of '92. Nina (pictured center) was recently the keynote speaker at FIT's 2010 commenement ceremony, held at Radio City Music Hall in New York.Nina has also done time at Elle magazine and Perry Ellis, and is the author of three best-selling books, including The Little Black Book...Read Full Story