| Jun 11, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Actresses Laura Bell Bundy and Bernadette Peters were both resplendent in purple on the Tony Awards red carpet on Sunday. Matthew McConaughey wed long-time love Camila Alves on Saturday. Lea Michele and Cory Monteith were coy at the Chrysalis Butterfly...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 4:32 PM
L.A. designer Christina Kim brings her Dosa line of eco-friendly, human-friendly kurtas, sundresses and scarves to at the Santa Monica Museum of Art, where the gift shop, Gracie, is opening an art installation spotlighting the designer's thoughtful work.....
| Mar 11, 2012
Many big-name L.A.-based designers — Rodarte, Gregory Parkinson, Rachel Zoe, Barbara Tfank, Skaist-Taylor and Juan Carlos Obando among them — have already shown their fall 2012 collections at New York Fashion Week. Now in the middle of Los...
| May 3, 2012
| 4:39 PM
Game of Thrones’ Emilia Clarke has television—and Hollywood—all fired up...
| Nov 7, 2010
There aren't too many places where you can pick up a striped sweater and a swordfish sandwich in the same spot. Such is the practical magic of Tommy Bahama Laguna Beach — a new bar, grill and retail store housed under the same roof.
The shop 'n'...
| Dec 6, 2010
| 11:05 AM
We've all had our slip-ups with self expression around the holidays. Maybe you doubled up with red and green scrunchies in the '90s or donned a pair of those flashing "ornament" earrings. Whatever your holiday fashion faux pas, there's no reason to...
| Nov 14, 2010
Although several designers have tried to forge a modern identity for Nina Ricci over the last decade, the French fashion house is still better known for the iconic fragrance L'Air Du Temps (launched in 1948 in the Lalique bottle with glass doves) than for...
| Oct 3, 2010
Who says luxury is dead? Fendi, the Italian designer label famous for its lavish furs and Lilliputian baguette handbags, has opened a new boutique at the Beverly Center — the first in the U.S. to feature a designated men's accessories section....
| Jan 30, 2011
Celebrities headed for the Golden Globes or Oscars may drape themselves in "loaner" diamonds from Harry Winston or Cartier, but less formal occasions call for a different kind of jewelry — perhaps even costume jewelry.
The choices seem endless, but...
| Dec 12, 2010
HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE 2010
This guy loves the outdoors and looking good while he's out there. Or he's just a guy who appreciates the tradition of a heritage label and the subtlety of earth tones. Err on the practical side and give him...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 10:03 AM
First published on Sept. 25, 2011. Revised and expanded in early 2012.
You're an outsider heading to the Westside of Los Angeles -- not the beach cities, but Beverly Hills, Brentwood, Westwood and the nearby well-heeled neighborhoods south of the...