| Dec 23, 2009
We're always looking for those performances that truly define an actor, where we can sit back and simply watch the talent soar. For Colin Firth, "A Single Man" is that film.
Until now probably best known for his work in the "Bridget Jones" films -- the...
| Feb 17, 2011
Dust from Yves Saint Laurent's native terrain clings to Guillaume Henry's shoes.
Henry has just returned to Paris from Morocco, where he toured Saint Laurent's famous Majorelle Garden during a three-day break before beginning the next design cycle for...
| Feb 20, 2011
Tom Ford knows how to work the spotlight. During last year's awards season, the designer-director was riding the success of his first film, "A Single Man." This time around, he's introducing his long-awaited women's collection and new boutique on Rodeo...
| 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.
| Aug 29, 2010
Baxter of California turns 45 this year and is celebrating with a new barbershop — the recently opened Baxter Finley Barber & Shop on La Cienega Boulevard — along with redesigned packaging and special anniversary merchandise that includes a...
| Sep 12, 2010
Even as a style-obsessed teen growing up in New York City, I had no idea when it was fashion week, the twice-a-year occasion when designers roll out their collections for a season hence for select store buyers and influential editors. But now, it's...
| Sep 10, 2010
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The Italian textile manufacturer and men's suit maker Ermenegildo Zegna is scheduled to bring its yearlong, peripatetic centennial celebration to its Beverly Hills store on Tuesday. At almost exactly the same time, New York Fashion Week hits full stride...
| Jan 5, 2010
The woman credited with naming Ebony Magazine, Eunice W. Johnson, died Sunday in Chicago. She was 93.
With her husband, John H. Johnson, she co-founded Johnson Publishing, which now publishes Jet Magazine in addition to Ebony Magazine. The company is...
| Sep 26, 2010
There was an assembly-line quality to the beginning of Miuccia Prada's spring show Thursday, the highlight of Milan Fashion Week. Set on a raised metal platform with industrial-style lighting, the models came out one after another, wearing boxy short-...
| Oct 6, 2010
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| Oct 10, 2010
A pregnant Miranda Kerr on the runway at Balenciaga, plus-size pop star Beth Ditto at Jean Paul Gaultier, fortysomething model-actress Farida Khelfa at Hermès, a toddler and the 53-year-old Inès de la Fressange at Chanel. You'd think...