Remember how Michael Jackson stepped out in a fall 2009 ladies' Balmain top this week? Fall 2009 clothes aren't in stores yet, so he'd have to have a connection to obtain it. That connection is reportedly Emmanuelle Alt, the fashion director of French Vogue. According to the Imagist, she is "100% obsessed with Michael Jackson." Also, "Emmanuelle would weep" if Jackson wore Balmain for his comeback concerts. French Vogue is one of the most fashionable magazines in the world — if not the most fashionable. So if its fashion director is "obsessed" with Michael Jackson, that makes him, like, the Svengali of style. But no one said this industry made sense.
Most Viewed Stories
What It Means to Be Thick and Fit on Instagram
Meet the Woman Who Started a Blog About Female Orgasms
The Relatable Hillary: What Her Emails Really Reveal
Ask Polly: How Do I Help My Selfish, Depressed Friend?
Kendall Jenner Wore Mom Jeans
Justin Bieber’s New Song: One Small Step for Mankind?
I Cut My Own Hair Using YouTube As My Guide
Joan Didion: She Loves a Good Hair Clip
Is There Any Good Way to Go Gray in Your 20s?
A Celebration of Ben Affleck’s Nanny
From Our Partners
Sean Penn Is Adopting Charlize Theron's Son
Anna Wintour Acknowledges Kim and Kanye Are Not 'Tasteful'
School Shooter Texted Family Before Opening Fire
Easy Braided Headband Updo for Any Occasion
powered by PubExchange
The Cut’s Latest Fashion FeaturesExpect to Hear a Lot More About Dressbarn in the Near Future
The brand is upgrading its fashion credentials.Tom Ford Feels Less Sexy Now That He’s a Sober Dad
We still think you're pretty hot, Tom.The Spring 2016 New York Fashion Week Calendar
It's here.Kendall Jenner Wore Mom Jeans
A tribute to her momager, perhaps.The Backstory Behind Natalie Massenet’s Departure From Net-a-Porter
She had dropped hints about a possible parting of ways.Report: Natalie Massenet Is Leaving Net-a-Porter [Updated]
The company is set to merge with Yoox.Street-Style Photogs Have Become Media Companies
They're no longer dependent on outside entities to bolster their careers.See a High-Fashion Take on High School
The eclectic tastes of teenagers, as filtered through Vuitton and Saint Laurent.Forget Squads — Carrie Brownstein Has a Coven
"We're all over 40."Janet Jackson Is Ready for Her Comeback
It includes gold chains, Missy Elliott, and a six-month world tour.
Its upcoming show in New York will be open to the public.Meet the Bridal Designer Who Knows What Millennials Want
Katharine Polk of Houghton discusses her female icons and the '90s references that inspire her designs.Hillary Clinton Is Winning the Fashion Schmoozing Race
By a landslide.Shopping Up-and-Coming Designers Just Got Easier
Plan de Ville is expanding into ready-to-wear this fall.Kanye Outfitted Fetty Wap for CR Men’s Book
He's like, "Hey, what's up, hello?"Rihanna Is the Ideal Wedding Guest
Even when she's wearing a bathrobe.Over-the-Top Dress Codes Are Making a Triumphant Return
Better get your "fantasy evening attire" on deck.A Conversation With Amy Odell on Fashion, Writing, and How the Internet Has Changed
The veteran Cut editor is publishing her first book.
A spangly, naked top-ten list.The Best, Worst, and Craziest Looks on the VMAs Red Carpet
From Miley Cyrus to FKA Twigs.