| Oct 19, 2013
| 2:17 PM
There's a dirty secret in the recycling world, Phil Tepfer says — there's not enough demand for those soda and shampoo bottles and yogurt cups that folks so carefully clean and sort.
Tepfer's business, in a small way, is trying to change that....
| Oct 18, 2013
| 12:16 PM
The Olsen twins have made a new name for themselves in the fashion industry with their luxury brand the Row, but Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen actually sashayed into the world of fashion at a much earlier age when they donned designer duds on the set of...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Novelist Danielle Steel, 65, had a passion for fashion even before she got her hands on her first Hermes Kelly bag, a gift from her grandmother, at age 17.
A regular on the bestseller list, with more than 600 million books sold since her first title...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 1:19 PM
Southern California-based brands account for half the lineup in an upcoming "Americans in Paris" initiative organized by the Council of Fashion Designers of America and Vogue magazine and sponsored by Tommy Hilfiger.
Past West Coast CFDA/Vogue Fashion...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 3:05 PM
It's time to look at this fall's hot new fashions. I heard you've been feeling good about yourself and it's time to take you down a notch.
Have you seen any of these clothes? We are told that "houndstooth is the new black." How many of you want to...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 12:30 AM
On the eve of New York Fashion Week, the elite of both the fashion and entertainment industries gathered inside Lincoln Center's exclusive Mercedes Benz tents for the 10th annual Style Awards.
Sony Pictures Classics' co-topper Tom Bernard along with...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 12:41 PM
The spring and summer 2014 Tommy Hilfiger menswear collection won't be showing on the New York Fashion Week runway in September, reports fashion industry trade paper Women's Wear Daily.
According to WWD, the label has decided to forgo the traditional...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 3:05 PM
Scrubs didn't get much love from 1990s girl group TLC. But two local entrepreneurs feel differently.
Trina Spear and Heather Hasson co-founded Figs, a Culver City start-up that is hoping to shake up the medical clothing industry -- starting with those...
| Jul 7, 2013
Chicago-born designer Azeeza Khan turned heads almost instantly when she launched her label Azza in 2011, scoring coverage in The Wall Street Journal and Vogue.
Despite capturing attention other designers labor a lifetime to attract, Khan, only 28 years...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 12:03 PM
Most ladies my age (ahem, late 20s) and those older and younger (so basically a lot of the ladies) have shopped at Forever 21 at some point. The retail clothing chain is known for its cheap (and cheaply made) trendy fashion, gaudy jewelry, and for ripping...
| Mar 7, 2013
Samuel L. "Sandy" Frank, a retired Baltimore clothing manufacturer executive and World War II veteran, died Feb. 28 from cancer at his Roland Park Place home.
The former longtime Mount Washington resident was 92.
The son of Henry Frank, who headed A....