| Oct 25, 2013
| 9:55 AM
After two high-profile incidents of young African Americans being questioned after shopping at Barneys, Jay Z's forthcoming collection for the luxury retailer arrives at an awkward time.
Hov's new high-end fashion line for the department store, which...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 6:14 AM
Actor, artist and fashion designer Greg Lauren unveiled his foray into the world of fragrance in Hollywood on Tuesday night -- against a backdrop of olive-drab Army tents, paint-splattered plywood floors and just beyond a paintbrush-wielding gentleman...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 5:12 PM
A runway show is by no means the only way to promote a collection.
For L.A. designers Stephanie Danan and Justin Kern, short films have been the key to success for their fledgling women's label Co, capturing the attention of their very first store...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 10:47 PM
It’s no secret that the holidays revolve around food. And since food is served on plates – your table settings serve a huge role this time of year. But there’s no need to be overwhelmed by all your choices.
| Oct 1, 2013
| 8:27 AM
PARIS -- Chitose Abe showed a stellar spring collection for her Sacai label on Monday at Paris Fashion Week.
The look: Sporty and sweet, with a vivid color palette and lots of perforated fabrics that seemed to be informed by performance sportswear....
| Oct 7, 2013
| 2:03 PM
Over the last few years, nail art fans have put their digits through velvet, ombre, plaid, studs, jewels, fishnets, caviar, chalk, charms, magnetic polish and more. The latest nail art kits by British company Ciaté involve sealing real feathers onto...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 7:54 AM
You have a Netflix queue, which you maintain, nurture, cull and arrange just so.
Therefore you curate movies.
You have iTunes playlists on your computer, each of which probably tells a kind of story. Therefore you curate music.
I don't have a...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 1:54 PM
Now that Paris Fashion Week is over, it's time for Los Angeles Fashion Market. Showrooms in downtown L.A. open for business Oct. 13, with buyers from around the globe coming to place orders.
One of my stops will be to see Los Angeles designer Raquel...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 3:32 PM
In interviewing Lyle Lovett for a piece about his Western shirt collaboration with Hamilton (which appeared in last Sunday's Image section), the singer-songwriter-actor and I covered a lot of ground, touching on topics that ranged from his earliest...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 7:44 AM
I strongly believe only two seasons exist: open-toe shoe season and boot season. And while a peek into my closet reveals a multitude of colors for my open-toe shoe collection, you’ll pretty much see only BLACK for boot choices. But that changes this...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 10:29 AM
Barneys New York, minus the 'Co-Op,' is set to reopen Saturday at the Grove.
The luxury department store chain announced last month that it would be re-branding its smaller-footprint, contemporary-focused Barneys Co-Op stores as Barneys New York...