| Apr 16, 2014
The greatest designer you've probably never heard of — Charles James — is about to be introduced to a new generation of fashion fans.
James, whose turbulent career stretched from his 1927 start in Chicago until his 1978 death in New York...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 12:30 PM
8 p.m.-midnight April 15
New York Filmmaker Party
Local filmmakers to kick off the festival before everyone comes to town; City Hall
7:30 p.m. April 16
"Time Is Illmatic" (One9) World premiere doc that explores the roots of one of...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 4:00 AM
The M Word
At a struggling Los Angeles TV station, a children's show actress leads her female colleagues as new management arrives from New York on a cost-cutting mission. With Tanna Frederick, Michael Imperioli and Gregory Harrison....
| May 14, 2014
| 6:30 PM
VH1 has given the greenlight to the Tyra Banks and Gay Rosenthal-produced docuseries "TransAmerica" (working title).
The show will follow a group of transgender Chicago women as they deal with dating, family and professional ambitions while living in...
| May 17, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Even in a contemporary film culture where no idea seems too thin to try twice, the arrival of two Yves Saint Laurent biopics in the space of a five months counts as a distinct curiosity: The enduring influence of the French fashion god, who died in 2008,...
| May 23, 2014
| 9:19 AM
Chris McMillan, the stylist who created "the Rachel" for Jennifer Aniston, reportedly is set to dress Kim Kardashian's hair for her wedding Saturday to Kanye West. He'll also style it for the couple's pre-wedding party Friday at Versailles, as well as for...
| May 6, 2014
| 10:56 AM
Ladies and gentleman, unleash your hoop skirts! Big ball gowns, super-long tailcoats and a return to formalwear were on full display at Monday night's Metropolitan Museum of Art's annual Costume Institute Gala in New York City.
The Met Gala honored...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 8:22 AM
The event: In celebration of the closing of Paris Haute Couture Week, the president, executive committee and board of directors of the French fashion association threw a black-tie soirée for designers, executives and other industry insiders.
| Jul 7, 2014
| 4:31 PM
What if Katniss Everdeen and Hermione Granger were friends in real life? Well, they probably aren't, but Jennifer Lawrence and Emma Watson did sit pretty close together at a Dior fashion show on Monday.
Now we'll leave the BFF fantasies to the fanfic-...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 7:45 AM
Raf Simons updated historical concepts to turn out modern clothing in the Christian Dior haute couture collection he showed in Paris on Monday. The collection for Fall/Winter 2014 included embroidered silk dresses, long frock coats, crinolines and...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 2:30 AM
"PASSIONATE LOVE, I take it, rarely lasts long and is very troublesome while it does last. Mutual esteem is much more valuable," said Anthony Trollope.
For a man with a name like Trollope, he was certainly a killjoy!
USUALLY I let my gifted associate...