| Dec 30, 2012
Marni comes to L.A.
The Marni for H&M collection launched in L.A. with a star-studded soiree that included Drew Barrymore, Andrea Riseborough, Jessica Chastain, Milla Jovovich, Lily Collins, Freida Pinto and Winona Ryder. The setting — the 1926...
| Dec 23, 2012
When Greg Chait won the CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Award in New York City last month, the man behind the Elder Statesman line of ultra-luxury cashmere knits — think $5,525 blankets, $1,890 belted cardigan sweaters and $380 ski caps — was...
| Dec 29, 2011
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As Andie MacDowell is finding, it doesn't hurt to have been a model in playing a fashion-industry queen.
The co-star of such popular movies as "Four Weddings and a Funeral" and "Groundhog Day" portrays a Type A businesswoman who's a lot to handle for her...
| Jan 8, 2012
In a bustling part of downtown L.A., a high-rise is teeming with stylish young women in short skirts and full makeup wheeling small suitcases in and out of elevators on their way to class. They're students at the Fashion Institute of Design &...
| Sep 14, 2012
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Christian Siriano, Maryland's best-known fashion industry personality, might have had one of the best showings at last week's New York Fashion Week events. But the state's couture offerings did not end with him. Area designers, hair and makeup artists and...
| Sep 27, 2012
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Two years ago, a dejected Bishme Cromartie almost gave up sewing altogether. He had just received a rejection letter from the famed Fashion Institute of Technology in New York.
"I just sat there and cried. You would have thought that someone died in my...
| Oct 28, 2012
It was 150 years after his patent went into effect, but John Landis Mason's glass jars with seal-tight lids experienced a renaissance in 2008 — although it wasn't for the use he'd originally intended. Instead of pickling vegetables or preserving...
| Jan 21, 2013
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The American fashion industry held its breath on Inauguration Day for a series of Big Reveals.
Word came quickly that the navy check coat and dress Michelle Obama wore to the morning prayer service at St. John's Episcopal Church was from American...
| Sep 7, 2011
For the third year in a row, various shops from coast to coast and online retailers will be participating in Fashion's Night Out on Sept. 8. Timed to coincide with the kickoff of Fashion Week in New York -- the......
| Sep 8, 2011
What's coming up at New York Fashion Week, from Lady Gaga stylist Nicola Formichetti to Rachel Zoe, Zoe Saldana, Kylie Jenner and more....
| Sep 9, 2011
The third year of the shop-stravaganza known as Fashion’s Night Out -- organized by Vogue and the Council of Fashion Designers of America to stimulate the fashion industry around the world -- brought the crowds out in Southern California Thursday......