| Jul 15, 2007
THE looks that designers sent down the men's spring runways in Milan and Paris won't hit the racks until next year. But if you live in Southern California, you've already seen them — or something like them, as brands from staid Hermès to quirky...
| Nov 2, 2008
The first Yves Saint Laurent retrospective since his death earlier this year opened Saturday at the De Young Museum with more than 120 of the designer's haute couture ensembles. The pieces span his 40-plus-year career, from his early days at Dior to his...
| Mar 14, 2011
| 6:00 PM
Amanda Ottati of Bear and Bird (photo by Beth Black)
BEST PLACE FOR AFFORDABLE ART
Bear and Bird Boutique and Gallery
4566 N. University Drive, Lauderhill, 954-748-0181, Bearandbird.mybisi.com
Because Bear and Bird regularly holds open calls to South...
| Dec 21, 2010
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When I began writing this column several years ago, I started a bucket list of designers I’d love to interview. Shoe designer Christian Louboutin was at the top of the list, mainly because he only existed to me in Sex and the City references and...
| Apr 19, 2009
J.Crew, the preppy clothing line that's a First Family favorite, introduces its new resort store -- called J.Crew-at-the-Beach -- at the just-opened Malibu Lumber Yard open-air shopping center.
Taking a cue from its coastal environs, J.Crew-at-the-...
| Feb 16, 2009
Salma Hayek said "I do" instead of "Be mine" this Valentine's Day.
The actress married French businessman Francois-Henri Pinault this past Saturday, Feb. 14, in France, reports the Le Point newsmagazine.
Hayek, 42, and Pinault, 46, exchanged vows in the...
| Feb 27, 2009
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LA CAGE AUX FOLLES
Photographer: Sølve Sundsbø
Fashion Director: Lori Goldstein
Fashion Assistants: Martha Violante, Rebecca Grice, Molly Thompson
Hairstylist: Orlando Pita
Makeup: Diane Kendal
Manicurist: Lisa Logan
Set Design: Marla Weinhoff Studio...
| Sep 2, 2008
Behold the king of the boat jousters.
The man-mountain stands silhouetted against the Mediterranean sun, gliding past spectators lining a canal: Aurelien Evangelisti, a.k.a. The Centurion, a Gallic Goliath of Italian and Maltese descent, a baby-faced,...
| Mar 22, 2009
Important Artifacts and Personal Property From the Collection of Lenore Doolan and Harold Morris, Including Books, Street Fashion, and Jewelry
Sarah Crichton Books / Farrar, Straus & Giroux: 129 pp., $18 paper
In a 1979 New York Review...
| 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,...
| Mar 29, 2009
Chloé, the French luxury house, is devoted to casual separates with enough edge to appeal to young women. Its casual looks, what the French refer to as "day wear," are Los Angeles day-to-night wear. As a matter of fact, the line looks so right for an L.A....