Simon Doonan
Simon Doonan Simon Doonan

Simon Doonan is an author, fashion commentator, and creative ambassador for Barneys New York.

Culture Gabfest
May 18 2011 7:56 AMThe Culture Gabfest "Tacky but Vigorous" EditionListen to Slate's show about global reactions to the arrest of Dominique Strauss-Kahn, Eurotrash at the Eurovision Song Contest, and the raunchy new comedy Bridesmaids.
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April 29 2011 8:38 AMKate's Dress! That Queen! Those Hats!
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April 14 2011 12:18 PMThe End of Camp?Startling, appalling, tragic evidence that camp—that glorious mode—is dead.
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March 17 2011 9:34 AMWho Would Pay $12,000 for a Jacket?What to do when fashion gets too expensive.
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Feb. 21 2011 7:03 AMWhy Are Fashion Shows So Absurd?An insider's guide to the most bizarre and upsetting things about fashion week.
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Jan. 28 2011 4:15 PMThe Rise of the TildasSoon we'll all be dressing with the beguiling androgyny of Ms. Swinton.
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Dec. 28 2010 12:30 PMDoonan in the DoghouseMy winter vacation with Rush Limbaugh, Conrad Black, and the Philadelphia Eagles' only gay fan.
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Nov. 24 2010 2:06 PMOff With Her Hair!Kate Middleton needs a radical haircut—and other style tips for the princess-to-be.
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Oct. 29 2010 11:36 AMWhich Trends Fail?Leopard print vs. the "investment piece."
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Sept. 30 2010 2:24 PMBeyond the Valley of the Rhinestones My life with Liberace.
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Sept. 10 2010 11:42 AMWelcome to the Fashion ApocalypseIt's Fashion Week, and the style armageddon is upon is!
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May 12 2011 7:07 AMPutting the Trash in EurotrashThe Eurovision Song Contest proves that Europeans are just as tacky as Americans.
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April 29 2011 8:38 AMKate's Dress! That Queen! Those Hats!Could the elegant royal wedding signal the end of porno chic?
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March 23 2011 1:24 PMThe Bawdy and the BeautifulElizabeth Taylor's delightful vulgarity.
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Feb. 27 2011 9:58 PMThe Best and Worst of Oscar FashionSimon Doonan names the 10 most noteworthy looks of the night.
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Feb. 10 2011 12:00 PMGoodbye, PussycatA farewell to Tura Satana, unsung fashion avatar.
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Jan. 14 2011 7:00 AMSparkle, Alber! Sparkle!The genius of Lanvin designer Alber Elbaz.
Holidays
Dec. 10 2010 3:08 PMBeyond TinselHow to use pot-scrubbers and costume jewelry to decorate your tree. Plus: The master window dresser judges your Christmas decorating efforts!
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Nov. 12 2010 12:05 PMHow To Become a Fashion EccentricHint: Get eyeglasses, or a pet.
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Oct. 15 2010 11:45 AMStop Asking Me About Sarah Palin's Wardrobe!The futility of critiquing political "style."
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Sept. 15 2010 2:10 PMThe End of Bitchiness Fashion people aren't mean anymore. They're downright snuggly!
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Medical Examiner
March 27 2015 5:16 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? Alison Griswold describes her experience reporting on the Germanwings tragedy.