| Feb 7, 2007
THERE was the model at the Oscar de la Renta show in a fur vest, spindly arms sticking out like brittle twigs. And the one at Yeohlee who wasn't big enough to fill out her high-waisted skinny pants.
Alarmingly thin models may be the subject fashion can't...
| Nov 2, 2008
Christina Hendricks eyes a darling white cloche much as a cougar sizes up a coyote with a limp. She circles. She purrs. She pounces. "I have so many hats, but. . . " she says, adjusting the brim in the mirror at the local vintage boutique The Way We Wore....
| Mar 22, 2009
There was a luxe trashiness to many of the collections for fall that's curious when everyone is in survival mode. Between Alexander Wang in New York, Pucci in Milan, Balmain and Givenchy in Paris, I was left with a distinct morning-after feeling. But why,...
| Jan 17, 2010
First Lady Michelle Obama has become something of a muse to several New York designers, who showed pre-fall 2010 collections in December that reflected signature elements of her style.
"She's a fashion icon, an inspiration for designers," Sasha Charnin...
| Nov 23, 2009
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Gayle Anderson was live in Burbank at IT'S A WRAP, a resale shop that specializes in used and new clothing from movies and television shows. IT'S A WRAP has just received a new shipment designer clothing including: Chanel, Gucci, Burberry, Canali, Giorgio...
| Sep 13, 2009
The $300-billion fashion business is in the midst of an epic shake-up that is changing the way clothes are designed, marketed and purchased. The Internet -- the same force that has splintered the media and music industries -- is challenging the taste-...
| Aug 31, 2008
STEP away from the tweezers. The tapered, pin-thin eyebrows you've been meticulously sculpting every week since the '90s are looking about as dated as a Menudo T-shirt.
Call it recession chic (visiting a brow specialist suddenly feels so indulgent), or...
| Nov 11, 2007
At J. Roaman, a home furnishings store in East Hampton, N.Y., a painted white iron bed wears a giant charm bracelet over its left head post. The bracelet isn't there because the bed wants for visual interest; it's already enveloped in a brightly colored...
| Apr 29, 2007
Shortly after learning "mama" and "dada," Ginger and Ruby Rosenheck said "bye-bye" to their highchairs.
"They are the lamest, ugliest, most restraining things in the world and when you have twins, highchairs just take over the room," says their mother...
| Aug 4, 2009
Tyra Banks, Nigel Barker and J. Alexander will have some company on the judging panel when America's Next Top Model returns with a 2-hour season premiere on September 9th. Each week this season, they will joined by a guest judge who will help choose...
| Sep 9, 2009
It's the tiny boutique in Willow Bend Mall that just opened, but Elli Grace is already getting lots of buzz. Liz Broderick says, "Everyone always asks, where'd you get that who designed that, it's so different it's so new, and I almost don't tell them...