| Dec 14, 2014
| 6:00 AM
When it comes to style, Gwen Stefani's participation on "The Voice" this season brings to mind the old adage about Ginger Rogers doing everything Fred Astaire did, but backward and in high heels.
While her fellow judges — all men — are...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Sean Lourdes had a meeting, and why not here, at one of the most lavish estates in Los Angeles — a 48,000-square-foot palace on the slopes of Bel-Air?
When his guest arrived in the mansion's circular driveway, the young philanthropist retreated...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 3:30 PM
After a “summer of upheaval,” American Apparel finally booted its controversial founder, Dov Charney – officially.
The Times’ Shan Li reports that Paula Schneider, formerly a senior exec at BCBG and Laundy, will take over as...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 10:19 AM
Before finalizing their holiday wish list, kids will delight in doing their homework at the Chicago Toy & Game Fair Nov. 20-23.
ChiTAG (as it's affectionately known) offers a huge playroom — Festival Hall A, found at Navy Pier's east end —...
| Nov 15, 2014
In the early 1990s, while working at Procter & Gamble in Hunt Valley, Tracey Griffin helped launch new cosmetics for the CoverGirl and Max Factor brands.
Now, after having worked as a Washington-based consultant for McKinsey & Co., Griffin finds herself...
| Nov 2, 2014
| 12:50 PM
The Winnetka Board of the Northwestern University Settlement House held its 88th annual Style Under the Stars Fashion Show on Nov. 12 at the Michigan Shores Club.
More than 300 guests enjoyed wine and appetizers from Fine Vines and Michigan Shores...
| Dec 13, 2014
| 10:11 AM
Nineteen children in the Youth Services of Glenview/Northbrook Holiday Gift Program were sponsored this season by a Northbrook Teams Elite juvenile synchronized ice skating team.
The juvenile team, which appeared at a Winter Welcome competition Dec. 6...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 2:38 AM
Lynda Walsh, a court-appointed advocate for children from Delray Beach, wants kids to look fashionable no matter how tight of a budget they are on.
To provide youth with clothing of all sizes and accessories to match, Walsh recently opened the Cool...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 7:37 AM
There's a young vibe coming to WTNH's Connecticut Style.
Deejay Ryan Kristafer has signed a two-year contract to host the show with WTNH reporter and show host Teresa Dufour.
"I think my dad is more excited and nervous about it than I am," said...
| Nov 19, 2014
Harry Potter would be impressed with the quick and magical way Neiman Marcus customers can shop for the latest trends. The Dallas-based luxury retailer has partnered with mobile visual search firm Slyce to develop a 3-D fashion app called Snap. Find....
| Nov 18, 2014
| 10:00 PM
When it comes to subscription boxes, I don't discriminate. I've signed up for beauty boxes, jewelry boxes, even snack boxes. I love the idea of discovering something that I might not find otherwise. That was the initial appeal with Le Tote, a monthly...