| Jun 20, 2012
Actress Jamie Chung may have started her career as a cast member on the MTV show "Real World San Diego" back in 2004, but the petite starlet has come a long way since, as the show says " people stopped being polite, and started getting real." A frequent...
| 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...
| Mar 30, 2011
| 7:01 AM
Richie Rich with Pamela Anderson in 2009
Funkshion Fashion Week Miami Beach opened with a glittery bang March 23. Flamboyant fashion designer Richie Rich debuted two new collections in a tent on 10th Street and Ocean Drive, but getting there was half...
| Jun 29, 2010
| 2:22 PM
The Caribbean rules. It has brought us pirates, Bob Marley, Red Stripe and, on June 20, a fashion show with nonanorexic models. Yes, models with some junk in their trunks and meat on their bones strutted down a runway in skimpy bathing suits. And much...
| May 18, 2010
| 2:30 PM
My 25-year-old boyfriend, Greg Henry, doesn’t know what an emo band is, and I’m not exaggerating. He listens to cassettes of Merle Haggard and Waylon Jennings. He keeps a Mossberg 12-gauge shotgun next to his bed and he only owns eight pairs...
| 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,...
| 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-...
| 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...
| Feb 16, 2011
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| Sep 12, 2010
Even as a style-obsessed teen growing up in New York City, I had no idea when it was fashion week, the twice-a-year occasion when designers roll out their collections for a season hence for select store buyers and influential editors. But now, it's...
| Sep 19, 2010
"Elegant American sportswear." Those are the words that best sum up the recent spring 2011 runway shows in New York. A new generation of designers has turned the page here, led by Alexander Wang, who has figured out what people want and how much they...