I'm the critic-at-large for The Cut, at New York Magazine.

Inside the Couture Ateliers of Paris and Rome

nymag.com — View Slideshow Open Slideshow The phrase she used was bon tombé du vêtement, referring to how a garment falls on the body. Jacqueline Smeyers Picot, the chief of Jean Paul Gaultier 's atelier, was saying that it's the most important thing she has learned in 40 years of dressmaking.
Jul 13, 2015

RT @TheCut: .@cathyhoryn takes you inside the couture ateliers of Paris and Rome: thecut.io/1O4JV3M pic.twitter.com/qjWchs7TUZ

Jul 13, 2015

"The real drama of couture is not on the runway...but inside the atelier" nymag.com/thecut/2015/07…

Jul 13, 2015

@thecut goes inside the ateliers of Paris and Rome for a behind the scenes look at Couture: nymag.com/thecut/2015/07… pic.twitter.com/NHNkR2LjJH

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Fashion Brands Jockey to Create Their Own Oasis

nymag.com — Some 500 people jetted, drove, or helicoptered into Palm Springs on Wednesday for the Louis Vuitton cruise show, held in Bob and Dolores Hope's former home, a massive concrete affair designed by John Lautner that from a distance resembles a space ship, a volcano, or a clam wedged into a slaggy peak above the desert city.
May 07, 2015

"...maybe brands like Louis Vuitton operate a little like small but rich oil countries." —@CathyHoryn thecut.io/1AIvBq2

May 07, 2015

RT @stellabugbee: "...maybe brands like Louis Vuitton operate a little like small but rich oil countries." —@CathyHoryn thecut.io/1AIvBq2

May 07, 2015

RT @stellabugbee: "...maybe brands like Louis Vuitton operate a little like small but rich oil countries." —@CathyHoryn thecut.io/1AIvBq2

May 08, 2015

.@cathyhoryn on a Frenchman-does-Cali fashion show in Bob Hope's modernist masterpiece Palm Springs house #maxiskirts nymag.com/thecut/2015/05…

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Year of the Couturière

tmagazine.blogs.nytimes.com — With the Chinese buying cars by the tens of thousands every week - big cars, too - and throwing up new buildings, driving in Beijing is no lark. It was an hour before Guo Pei and her husband, Cao Bao Jie, reached the headquarters of Rose Studio, their fashion company, on the city's north side.
May 05, 2015

Ooh, Guo Pei, who made Rihanna's divine robe-thing, has designed some seriously gorgeous stuff tmagazine.blogs.nytimes.com/2010/12/01/yea… pic.twitter.com/f0qHdDABJv

3 Writers on Their Favorite CDG Shows -- The Cut

nymag.com — There's a new theme every day on It's Vintage. Read more articles on today's topic: Comme des Garçons. Rei Kawakubo's shows are uncommonly emotional experiences - from her raw, stirring Blood and Roses collection with its opera soundtrack, to this past season's mourning-inspired show, they're bound to evoke strong reactions.

Max Mara Hosts A Dinner To Celebrate The Whitney -- The Cut

nymag.com — Last night's party to officially open the new Whitney Museum began with a dinner for 80 and, inevitably, there were a few toasts. "I can hardly say who invented the building, honestly," said its architect Renzo Piano, noting that the project involved many long committed to the museum.

Tom Ford Gets Candid About His Years at Gucci

nymag.com — There's a new theme every day on It's Vintage. Read more articles on today's topic: Tom Ford at Gucci. In October 1994, the publicist for Gucci nearly begged journalists to attend Tom Ford's first women's show in Milan. Within a year, Ford would be hailed as "the most directional designer in Milan" for his sleek tailoring and retro '70s glamour.
Apr 20, 2015

Start the week off with @TomFord talking to @CathyHoryn about the jet-setting Gucci years. Such a fascinating piece! thecut.io/1EjLqKL

Apr 20, 2015

RT @veroniquean: Start the week off with @TomFord talking to @CathyHoryn about the jet-setting Gucci years. Such a fascinating piece! thecut.io/1EjLqKL

Apr 20, 2015

RT @veroniquean: Start the week off with @TomFord talking to @CathyHoryn about the jet-setting Gucci years. Such a fascinating piece! thecut.io/1EjLqKL

Apr 20, 2015

Fascinating read about business of fashion: "At one point Gucci couldn’t even meet its payroll." nymag.com/thecut/2015/04…

Apr 20, 2015

RT @moorehn: Fascinating read about business of fashion: "At one point Gucci couldn’t even meet its payroll." nymag.com/thecut/2015/04…

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Changing My Mind About Marc Jacobs’s Grunge Show -- The Cut

Apr 01, 2015

To kick off our fashion history pop-up blog, here's the inimitable Cathy Horyn re-evaluating her stance on MJ grunge: nymag.com/thecut/2015/03…

Apr 01, 2015

Changing My Mind About Marc Jacobs’s Grunge Collection thecut.io/1I4yQjd via @TheCut And read what Marc has to say! A fun piece to do.

Apr 01, 2015

RT @Berlinger: 20+ years on, @CathyHoryn reconsiders her first opinion on the infamous @marcjacobs grunge collection goo.gl/044v5y h/t @mattsebra

Apr 01, 2015

.@TheCut debuts It’s Vintage, a blog on fashion history! 1st up: @CathyHoryn revisits @marcjacobs grunge collection: thecut.io/1MArEhM

Apr 01, 2015

RT @IsabelWilkinson: .@TheCut debuts It’s Vintage, a blog on fashion history! 1st up: @CathyHoryn revisits @marcjacobs grunge collection: thecut.io/1MArEhM

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Behind Sam Shahid's Closed Doors

tmagazine.blogs.nytimes.com — As an art director, Sam Shahid composes pictures that make you stop and look: a young couple, nude, on the back of an elephant; a tangle of men engaged in a game of sexual Twister.

The Power of Developing Technique Over Time

The Unexpected Joy of Encountering Modernity -- The Cut

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Jul 26, 2015

RT @TheCut: Chelan Lasha, one of 35 women interviewed, on allegedly being assaulted by Bill Cosby: thecut.io/1fygUBM pic.twitter.com/qmTYRC8jiN

Jul 11, 2015

Good memory! That recipe from Trinity Church ckbk, Coshocton OH. A Classic! Next up blueberry! Hope you are well. twitter.com/ndakogboya/sta…

Jul 06, 2015

Wonderful #DiorCouture today. Big sweeping gestures amid delicate pauses. Flemish colors. Necklines singled out as if for portraits.

Jul 01, 2015

Nicholas Winton Is Dead at 106; Saved Children from the Holocaust nyti.ms/1R4Xrd2

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