| Sep 12, 2013
| 9:56 AM
After a seven-year fling in Las Vegas, the Miss America Pageant is returning in a week to its birthplace, Atlantic City, N.J.
The pageant began in 1921 as a beachfront bathing-suit contest between beauty competition winners from eight Northeastern...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 7:33 PM
Stuntman and director Hal Needham spoke with a down-home twang but was as Hollywood as air kisses and car chases — and had the scars to prove it.
In a career that spanned hundreds of TV episodes and feature films, he tumbled down cliffs, leaped...
| Jan 23, 2014
Lena Dunham, creator and star of the incessantly analyzed HBO series "Girls," is on the cover and featured inside the February issue of Vogue. As things tend to go with Dunham, this was not an occasion that could go uncommented upon. If you missed the...
| Nov 28, 2013
Today's designer consignment looks nothing like the college snapshot of students pawing through piles for that Prada in the rough.
Hollywood's A-list regularly walks the red carpet in couture from Decades, the luxury consignment store that starred in...
| Jan 13, 2014
Like a creature in a director's cut of "Where the Wild Things Are," Daphne Guinness perches atop Alexander McQueen's armadillo-shaped shoes, in a nude body stocking with Elizabethan ruff around her neck, a jester's cap on her head and black silk fringe...
| Jan 22, 2014
The desire for more affordable takes on designer styles doesn't seem to be waning. Here are some of the latest fashion and beauty collaborations.
Damien Hirst & Alexander McQueen
Marking the 10th anniversary of the late legendary designer Alexander...
| Jan 4, 2014
Linda Johnson Rice remembers flying to Paris at age 7 for the couture shows with her mother, Eunice Johnson, on a buying trip for the Ebony Fashion Fair.
Around age 9 she was getting to know Michael Jackson, also 9, because her father, John H. Johnson,...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 2:39 PM
When the former Kate Middleton needs to go glam, well, she dons a tiara.
Game over for the rest of us wannabe princesses.
The woman now known as Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, was given the royal treatment Tuesday when she wore the Lotus Flower...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 7:30 AM
Chinese pianist Yuja Wang is widely admired for her astonishing technical skills at the keyboard and a charismatic stage presence. The 26-year-old also draws attention for her fashion statements and sometimes daring style choices on the concert stage. Her...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 10:30 AM
In a pair of recent awards-contending pics the future looks a lot different that in did in the world of the Jetsons.
Shot in L.A. and Pudong, China, "Her" is set in Los Angeles of the relatively near future and has a vague resemblance to the town...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 8:22 AM
Clotheshorse Rihanna has a new Soho apartment, and she is turning three of its four bedrooms into closets. [New York Post]
The singer is also going to star in Balmain's spring ad campaign, WWD has learned. [WWD]
Kim Kardashian reportedly would like...