32 fashionmagazine.com What’s going on online.
36 Letter from the editor
40 Letters from our readers
47 TREND REPORT From warrior chic to ’80s freak—the hot looks and perfect pieces you need for fall.
66 Q&A Roger Vivier’s in-house muse, Inès de la Fressange, on trends (and when to ignore them).
68 FALL MUST-HAVES Tough-but-tender leather, carry-everywhere bags and sharp shoe finds.
78 MOST WANTED Hands-free lip balm, an affordable skin-care gadget, Michael Kors’ fragrant take on Tinseltown, and more.
82 TREND REPORT Our pick of the hair and makeup trends that dominated the Fall 2009 runways.
94 EXCLUSIVE Fashion superstar Marc Jacobs is taking more risks with his fragrances, resulting in Lola, his boldest olfactory move yet.
100 SKIN CARE The first all-organic Kiehl’s collection packs a punch with the current wonder berry, açaí.
102 DEFINED From childhood eyelash trims to geisha-inspired makeup, Ying Chu chronicles the evolving face of beauty.
105 SLEEP A chronic insomniac and hater of rest, Leah Rumack makes a pilgrimage to a luxury sleep retreat.
108 ANXIETY Faced with a sudden string of debilitating anxiety attacks, Megan McChesney embarks on a quest to find her inner calm.
114 RETREAT Escape from urban life at one of these stress-busting sanctuaries.
142 STYLE TRIBE Photographed by Miguel Jacob.
150 ULTIMATELY UMA Actress Uma Thurman on her dual nature and the complexities of love.
152 THE L WORD Photographed by Adam Levett.
160 STRONG SUIT Photographed by Michael Schwartz.
172 NOTES The hottest new fashion finds from coast to coast.
183 FOCUS Where to find the season’s best shoes, boots and bags.
192 BUY IT Where to find everything in this issue.
194 MY STYLE Designer Betsey Johnson on her Archive Collection for Opening Ceremony.
First published in FASHION Magazine September 2009