Author Archives: Erin Dixon

Erin Dixon is the editor of Style.

Lacoste La Machine L.12.12

Stop by Grand Central Terminal this afternoon to catch the final day of the Lacoste La Machine L.12.12 installation. Constructed by world-renowned high-tech collective Tronic, the innovative hexagonal sculpture melds animation and architecture with experiential and interactive design, with the purpose of introducing Lacoste’s Eau de Lacoste L.12.12 fragrance collection. It also allows up the [...]

January to August by Erik Madigan Heck

Erik Madigan Heck, the New York-based photographer who shot the cover of our soon-to-debut fall 2011 issue, is launching his first book, January to August. The book’s release will coincide with an exhibition of the same name at Ion Studio. Opening night is this Thursday, September 1, from 7pm-10pm and all are welcome. So stop [...]

Richard Phillips’ Point of Purchase

After the recent heat wave, one doesn’t need another reason to leave the city behind for the beach but just in case… It’s the last weekend to catch New York-based artist Richard Phillips’ Point of Purchase exhibition in East Hampton. As its name indicates its focus is the on commercial, highlighting Phillps’ retail and pop-culture [...]

Women’s World Cup Finals

See goalkeeper Hope Solo—pictured above in a recent Nike campaign shot by Annie Leibovitz—and the rest of the US National team compete against Japan in the FIFA Women’s World Cup Final today at 2:45 EST on ESPN.

National Day of Silence

Along with being Emancipation Day, April 15th is National Day of Silence, a day when students across the country take a vow of silence to call attention to the damaging effects of anti-LGBT bullying and harassment in schools. Click here to pledge your support to this important event. Image courtesy of Itayuri

The Accidental Tourist

Photography by Mara Corsino . Styling by Fabiana Fierotti . Hair by Marco Braca. Makeup by Thais Bretas. Model: Ann at Ice Models Milan. Photographer’s Assistant: Giulia Soldavini. Special thanks to: Hotel London Milano. Above: Top, Luisa Beccaria. Shorts, M Missoni. Shoes, vintage Suzie Mas. Top, M Missoni. Shorts, American Apparel. Click “Read More” for [...]

Let Me Call You Sweetheart

Photographer Shawn Brackbill began using Polaroid cameras and film to shoot fashion last fall during New York Fashion Week, where he discovered the unique emotional bond that the instant film creates with its subjects. “In all of the backstage chaos,” he recalls, “I found that the Polaroid camera really put my subjects at ease. They’re [...]

The Ballad of the Lonely Masturbator

As our coverage of London Fashion Week kicks off in the Style section, we bring you a not-so traditional fashion video shot by Nick Heavican, styled by Dossier Fashion Director Polina Aronova and featuring designs by British fashion giant TOPMAN.

A “Tourist’s” Take on the Koran

Aside from news stories cherry picking passages from the Koran, my actual knowledge of the Islamic tomb was previously limited to a two-hour lecture from a cabbie driving me to Heathrow Airport. Regardless of your education level, this TED lecture by author Lesley Hazleton is an interesting, alternative and even humorous look at the literature [...]

Stay Awhile

Dress, Lindsey Thornburg. Jacket, Camilla and Marc. Boots, LD Tuttle. Necklace, Anndra Neen. A good distance and a reality away from her home in Alberta, Canada, model Meghan Collison—who also appears in the Dossier Issue 6 fashion editorial Major Arcana—combined her rural roots with her current urban existence on a windy beach in Rockaway, Queens. [...]