| Jan 24, 2011
Image stylist and market editor Melissa Magsaysay soothes your sartorial woes in the weekly Your Stylist post. In this installment of Your Stylist, we address another trend in denim besides the '70s-style flare. Cropped, 1950s-length pants, Ã la gamine...
| Jun 27, 2009
I'll always regret that my last conversation with Michael Jackson ended with him angrily hanging up the phone -- at least I've long thought of Michael's mood that day more than a decade ago as angry. I realize now that a more accurate description would be...
| Jul 17, 2009
It was supposed to be six but it turned out to be seven, and you know what? Seven is better.
Earlier this year, the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced that it would expand the number of nominees in the best series and acting categories...
| Aug 7, 2009
He dominated high fashion for 45 years. And when it was time to go, nobody was ever given a curtain call like the epic one his longtime love and partner Giancarlo Giammetti gave Valentino -- a Roman gala that would rival any spectacle from the age of...
| Nov 12, 2008
A new big O is ascending on the fashion scene.
Incoming First Lady Michelle Obama is poised to be the new Oprah and the next Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis—combined!—for designers, retailers and fashion aficionados. (Does that make her a double-O...
| Sep 25, 2009
Vogue editor Anna Wintour towers over fashion like a high priestess.
"POPE," an acolyte corrects.
It is her eye, her favor, that designers seek and retailers worship. Icy and reserved behind her omnipresent Jackie O. sunglasses, the inspiration for...
| Oct 15, 2009
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The Joffrey Ballet has been hailed as America's Ballet Company of Firsts. The Joffrey Ballet's long list of...
| Apr 1, 2009
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Changing into an elegant black-and-white Isabel Toledo dress from springy J.Crew pieces Wednesday in London, first lady Michelle Obama showcased her versatility and officially became one of the fab four of the political fashion world in the modern era--...
| Apr 5, 2009
With all the fuss over what Michelle Obama wore in Europe over the past several days, it was this weekend's fashion faceoff with French first lady Carla Bruni-Sarkozy in France that everyone awaited.
The winner? Obama, by a thread.
Here, a review of the...
| Apr 12, 2009
Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis may have been a fashion icon in those perfect sleeveless sheath dresses, oversized sunglasses and triple-strand pearls, but she had nothing on her cousin Edie Bouvier Beale. The improvisational way Beale could tie a scarf --...
| Aug 29, 2010
Twenty-eight years after her death, and more than 50 years after first wowing audiences on the big screen, Grace Kelly, the statuesque blonde with the impossibly small waist and flawless face, continues to inspire designers and admirers alike.