| Jan 25, 2015
| 6:11 PM
Adding to the subdued vibe of the Screen Actors Guild Awards red carpet was a definite trend toward the tone-on-tone look on the men’s side -- a sea of dark suits, black dress shirts and black neckties.
Among the men in mostly black were Ellar...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 8:33 AM
Luxury fashion house Christian Dior plans to open its first Chicago boutique at Rush and Walton streets in the Gold Coast, advancing the city's reputation as a luxury destination and boosting the cachet of that shopping district.
| Feb 11, 2015
| 1:10 PM
First Dior. Now Versace.
After a 15-year hiatus, the Italian fashion house is returning to Chicago with plans to open a shop next door to the incoming Christian Dior boutique at Rush and Walton streets.
Versace is leasing a two-floor, 5,000-square-...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 2:35 PM
In the center of the oldest courtyard in the Louvre Palace, Raf Simons gave us a moment of brilliance Friday afternoon at Paris Fashion Week, a high-speed remix of 18th century royal court attire that was modern, creative and incredibly cool.
| Oct 6, 2014
| 4:18 AM
Fashion brand Maison Martin Margiela has hired ex-Christian Dior star designer John Galliano as its new creative director, its parent group Only the Brave, owner of jeans brand Diesel, said on Monday.
Galliano, one of the most flamboyant and...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 1:37 PM
Not too many nonprofits can lay claim to awarding grants to both a Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright (Tony Kushner) and the creator of SpongeBob SquarePants (Stephen Hillenburg), but that’s the magic of the Princess Grace Foundation, created 32...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 2:30 PM
The Orchard has acquired all rights in the U.S. and Canada to director Frederic Tcheng's fashion documentary "Dior and I."
The film, which premiered in April at the Tribeca Film Festival and competed at the Seattle Film Fest, is the third fashion movie...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 8:08 PM
Stanley Chase, producer of the famed 1950s off-Broadway production of "The Threepenny Opera" and films such as sci-fi cult favorite "Colossus: The Forbin Project," died Tuesday at a nursing home in Santa Monica. He was 87.
He had been in declining...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 2:08 PM
Leelee Sobieski has welcomed her second child with designer Adam Kimmel -- and the little guy's already a few months old!
Son Martin was born in July, according to People. He joins 4-year-old big sis Louisianna Ray, whose nickname is Lewi.
| Nov 11, 2014
| 8:25 AM
Jennifer Lawrence attended the London premiere of "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1" on Monday wearing a white, embellished, high-low gown from Christian Dior with Manolo Blahnik black T-strap sandals. (In the gallery above, see Lawrence in that...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Kirk and Anne Douglas sent regrets. But Cary Grant's daughter, Jennifer, was there.
Nancy Kwan, who starred in 1961's "Flower Drum Song," came, as did two elderly granddaughters of Sun Yat-sen, the revolutionary who helped overthrow the Qing dynasty and...