| Sep 18, 2014
| 12:30 PM
In today's fashion landscape, it rings true that opposites attract.
As much as designers try to send matching shorts and shirts down the runways, the order of the day is contrast: mismatched prints, a jolt of color in an otherwise neutral outfit, or a...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 6:00 PM
After 10 days of fashion shows, it's hard to imagine there's a boundary left to push, a color that's gone unused or a silhouette that hasn't been relaxed. While the collections were all over the map (and in some cases, the maps were all over the...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Lately, I've been seeing a lot more sneakers and tennis shoes around town as part of everyday outfits.
Of course, sneakers have always been critical for activities like going to the gym or traipsing around the city where you're vacationing because you're...
| Jun 7, 2014
Under Armour, which has wooed consumers with sweat-wicking T-shirts and other innovations, is banking on a new fabric that conforms to the foot like a second skin to help the company break into the crowded athletic shoe market.
| Jun 14, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Converse and "The Simpsons" have collaborated on a collection of Chuck Taylor All Stars that hit retail on June 15.
It seems completely appropriate that the longest-running scripted prime-time series in the history of American television would team up...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 3:05 PM
Although Cypress, Calif.-based Vans originally rolled to fame as a skate shoe brand, the VF Corp.-owned action sports label is set go big in its debut as the title sponsor of the U.S Open of Surfing when the event returns to Huntington Beach on July 20-...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 7:45 AM
At the December 2012 wedding of Leslie Lipinski and Devin Phillips, there were purple dresses for the bridesmaids. Purple Converse sneakers for the groomsmen. Purple-and-black decor. The 234 guests, many of them wearing Ravens jerseys, were invited to...
| Sep 7, 2013
Liz Derubertis browsed stores at Arundel Mills mall Wednesday in search of a dress to wear to a wedding. The 26-year-old bartender and University of Maryland, Baltimore County student never shops for clothes online.
"I'm too particular about the fit,...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Strappy sandals, sneakers and combat boots. The most popular women's shoes that college students are packing for school this fall are remarkably consistent across the country.
"In California, you can wear sandals almost year round," says Robin Xu, who...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 1:17 PM
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Monday was one of the most important days of the year at Weller Elementary. That is why 357 of the school's 358 students were there. Every student present received a brand new pair of socks and Converse sneakers.
| Apr 4, 2013
| 8:10 AM
Andrew Barber deals almost exclusively with young men who have come into money. Some are newly rich; some started poor and worked their way to comfortable; and others, arguably his bread and butter, are not wealthy yet but stand to make a chunk of change....