Armani, Tom Ford Challenge Savile Row With $20K Suits

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Giorgio Armani, Jil Sander and Tom Ford are introducing fully hand-stitched, custom-made suits costing as much as $20,000 in a challenge to London's renowned center of the bespoke. The target is a gent like George Clooney instead of Prince Charles. Armani,…

Tom Ford Gives Good Face

Tom Ford is back with the follow up to his summer Azuree collection with Amber Nude, which will debut at Estee Lauder counters everywhere this September. This collection is being re-released this year with new shades and with last year's limited…

Tom Ford Black Orchid and Tom Ford Private Blend : New Fragrances

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Tom Ford Black Orchid is about to make it debut this fall. The fragrance was created by the Givaudan team and it "has top notes of French jasmine, black gardenia, ylang ylang, bergamot, mandarin and effervescent citrus; a heart of Tom Ford black…

Exclusive! Tom Ford's New Face!

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Julia Restoin Roitfeld: Tom Ford’s new woman. Clad in a gray three-piece suit, white shirt unbuttoned, and tan as ever, Tom Ford personally greeted high profile editors this morning, including Anna Wintour, Glenda Bailey, and Robbie Myers…

Fashion Scoops: Tom Weighs Anchor ... Trans Europe Express ... Paris Encore ...

TOM WEIGHS ANCHOR: Word has it that Tom Ford is entertaining some of the media elite today with a series of one-on-one meetings in an Upper East Side town house with top editors from Vogue, W, Harper's Bazaar and Elle, among other titles. Ford…

Delaying Tom Ford

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Store and collection to now launch in early spring It’s going to be next spring before Tom Ford’s legion of fashion-forward fans will be able to procure something from his eponymous collections. Ford’s spokeswoman cited permit delays…

Tom Ford, Clothing Designer, Will Open Store of His Own

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Putting an end to months of speculation about his future in fashion, the designer Tom Ford announced yesterday that he would open his first store, in New York. The three-story 10,000-square-foot space on Madison Avenue, set to open in November,…

I have designs on the world, says Tom Ford

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Hilary Alexander, Fashion Director, at Paris Fashion Week Tom Ford, the multi-millionaire fashion designer who left Gucci in 2004, is launching his own menswear label and chain of exclusive shops worldwide, it was announced yesterday. Tom…

Tom Ford in clothing pact for flagship store

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Designer Tom Ford, formerly creative director of Gucci, plans to expand the product line at his Manhattan flagship boutique, which is slated to open later this year. Mr. Ford signed a deal with Italian clothing manufacturer Ermenegildo…

Seductive / Tom Ford

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When Tom Ford resigned as creative director of the Gucci Group, loyal fashionistas from W Magazine ("it's a devastating shake-up") to money mavens at the Financial Times ("it really feels as if the foundations have been shaken") all sobbed into…

Launch spectacle stuns shoppers

THERE was a lot of excitement at Isetan KLCC recently. However the buzz had nothing to do with the fact that it was Christmas week and or the fact that people were busy with their last-minute shopping. In fact, the crowd were anticipating…

A conversation with ... TOM FORD

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I am smack, dab in the middle of a rather hectic weekend covering the Silmo Eyewear Exhibition in Paris for 20/20. Abruptly, Jobson Optical’s editorial director Marge Axelrad informs me we have to trash already tight agendas and immediately…

Tom Ford finds R&R overrated

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So much for the R&R Tom Ford had planned for his retirement from the fashion industry. Less than two years after Ford left Gucci in a highly publicized spat, the designer has introduced his first fragrance in his partnership with Estée…

Ford goes nude

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Tom Ford is back with a new collection – minus his signature body-hugging silk and leather ensembles. This time around, the former Gucci creative director is taking on the world of beauty with his inaugural 2005 holiday make-up collection…

Presentation of his eyewear in Tokyo

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After recent launches in Paris and New York, Marcolin presents today the first Tom Ford Eyewear collection in Tokyo to the Japanese press, at the exclusive Park Hyatt hotel. “Japan is a strategic Market for Marcolin. Japanese Consumers…