| May 9, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Some looks on the red carpet at the Met Gala were just strange -- like Marc Jacobs' transparent dress. Alice Cooper talks about aging at "Dark Shadows" premiere....
| Apr 19, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Sarah Burton, the Duchess of Cambridge, Pippa Middleton, Rihanna and Spanx founder Sarah Blakely make Time magazine's top 100 list of most influential people in the world. Kate Upton wears clothes in Harper's Bazaar. Rooney Mara has new hair. And more....
| Mar 25, 2012
Fashion exhibitions at museums, like the "Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty" show that set attendance records at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in 2011, are more popular than ever. Here is a selection of what's on now and what's coming soon, in the U.S....
| Mar 18, 2012
"The Hunger Games"is a visual smorgasbord of a movie, a cast of hundreds dressed in everything from utilitarian garb with Depression-era grit to glam-gone-grotesque Gaga get-ups inspired by the latest haute couture. Then there's that dress worn by the...
| Apr 8, 2012
In the run-up to the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, which starts Friday, we've been anticipating not just the music and art but also the independent sense of style that will be on display. Here are some of the standouts who will hit the...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 2:03 PM
Sometime between Melanie Griffith as "Working Girl" and Hillary Clinton as presidential contender, the pantsuit retired from the ranks of high fashion, as well as from most women's closets.
Make room for its resurgence. Pantsuits commanded designer...
| Oct 28, 2012
There's only one place in L.A. to find a certain velvet matte lip pencil in fuchsia: The new Nars flagship on Melrose. The boutique, which will offer some exclusive products that aren't available elsewhere, is 1,500 square feet of makeup heaven located...
| May 16, 2012
| 7:55 AM
This post has been corrected.
The Assn. of Art Museum Curators handed out its annual awards this week, and among the honorees were Pacific Standard Time -- the recent survey of Southern California art organized by the Getty -- and the Los Angeles...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 10:12 AM
One day in 2009 Anna Wintour – editrix of “Vogue” and the last word in all things fabulous – decided that the recession was unfashionable.
Not being a shrinking violet, she set about doing something about it. After ringing up...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 12:56 PM
It's noon, and Christian Siriano has already accomplished a lion's share of work on what he calls his "laundry list."
With his spring collection fashion show a little more than a week away, he started the day with a quick trip to his Manhattan boutique,...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 9:39 AM
(Sunday at Lincoln Center)
Tracy Reese received a last-minute major endorsement by the way of Michelle Obama, when the first lady wore an iridescent brocade dress by the designer during her speech at the Democratic...