Nina Ricci Stilt Booties

By Alicia Dennis on
image via The Cut. Olivier Theyskens' time at Nina Ricci has reportedly come to an end. Rumors of Theyskens' departure have been circulating for months, and despite the lack of confirmation from Theyskens or Nina Ricci, the New York Times has announced he will be replaced by Peter Copping. Theyskens is a darling of the avant-garde, a designer who did not seem terribly preoccupied with, oh, selling the merchandise he created. Among his contributions to the house of Nina Ricci were these stilt...Read Full Story

Olivier Theyskens Offers Something Familiar at Nina Ricci Spring 2009

By Alicia Dennis on
Models on the catwalk at the Nina Ricci Spring/Summer 2009 collection fashion show during the Paris Fashion Week, Paris, France. (Photo by Flynet Pictures) Does the dress above look familiar to you?  It looks strikingly similar to the much talked-about canary yellow gown Madonna wore to the 1998 VH1 Awards.  The gown was designed by then-enfant terrible Olivier Theyskens, who went on to head the house of Rochas in 2002.  The house folded in 2006, with only the accessories and...Read Full Story