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Sometimes, wearing a scarf and a polo coat and no makeup and with a certain attitude of walking, I go shopping or just look at people living. But then, you know, there will be a few teenagers who are kind of sharp, and they’ll say, ‘Hey, just a minute. You know who I think that is?’ And they’ll start tailing me. And I don’t mind.

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Betsey Johnson talks about her memoir, her days on LI

Betsey Johnson talks about her memoir, her days on LI

Walk into a room filled with women and mention designer Betsey Johnson and many, of all ages, will regale you with stories of their first or best “Betsey” dress that they wore to a prom, sweet 16 or saucy night on the town. These are among the legions whom Johnson, 77, still calls her “Betsey girls.”

After more than 50 years in fashion, the ebullient designer and former East Hampton resident has finally decided to tell her story in “Betsey: A Memoir” with Mark Vitulano (Viking, $28) due Tuesday. Surprisingly, the book has less to do with her flamboyant clothes — which, Johnson agrees, “speak for themselves” — and more to do with the pieces that made up the fabric (pun intended) of her life. Her story includes highs such as having her daughter, Lulu (now 45), and being the youngest winner of the Coty Awards, and lows — bad

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Brooklyn Pop Star Yaeji’s New Video Is a Love Letter to Korea

Brooklyn Pop Star Yaeji’s New Video Is a Love Letter to Korea

For most the video, though, Yaeji and her friends (which include Kim, Han, and Jung, as well as fashion designer Jihyung, videographer Mija, New York-based Nicole Kim, who DJs as NK Badtz Maru, and Berlin-based Mobilegirl), are all wearing the grass green Yaeji Guild...

Betsey Johnson talks about her memoir, her days on LI

Walk into a room filled with women and mention designer Betsey Johnson and many, of all ages, will regale you with stories of their first or best “Betsey” dress that they wore to a prom, sweet 16 or saucy night on the town. These are among the legions whom Johnson,...

How to Sew and Tie Dye A Cloth Mask With Collina Strada’s Hillary Taymour

In her DMs alone, the demand has been staggering. But she can only make around 40 masks a day by hand. “You wouldn't believe my inbox right now. I go home and start crying because I can’t make all of these,” she says. “By doing this and actually seeing the demand,...

Brooklyn Pop Star Yaeji’s New Video Is a Love Letter to Korea

For most the video, though, Yaeji and her friends (which include Kim, Han, and Jung, as well as fashion designer Jihyung, videographer Mija, New York-based Nicole Kim, who DJs as NK Badtz Maru, and Berlin-based Mobilegirl), are all wearing the grass green Yaeji Guild...

The 28 Best White Sneakers for Women in 2020

Picking out the perfect pair of white sneakers is no mean feat—like most fashion staples, there is an overwhelming number of trendy riffs on the style. Who can forget the time when [Stan Smiths] peeked out from underneath every street style star’s trousers, and you...

Colleen McCann on How to Bring Good Vibes Into Your Space Under Lockdown

Though she may have been a stylist in a former life, Colleen McCann is best known to her fashionable clientele as a shamanic energy medicine practitioner. As the founder of Style Rituals, she offers a laundry list of services that straddle the worlds of fashion and...