| Mar 3, 2015
| 4:47 PM
Madonna's epic fall during the Brit Awards last week was no fault of her cape designer, Giorgio Armani — that according to the Italian couturier.
"Madonna, as we all know, is very difficult," Armani told the Associated Press backstage at his...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 8:50 AM
Giorgio Armani designed the cape that malfunctioned and led to Madonna's spectacular fall at last week's Brit Awards. But Armani says the cape design was not at fault -- it was supposed to close with a hook and eye, Madonna insisted on a tie and that's...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 8:23 AM
Goodbye, man bun. Prepping for another film role -- The Joker in "Suicide Squad" -- Jared Leto allowed himself to be shaved and shorn, losing perhaps the most famous male tresses since Samson. [Los Angeles Times]
In other fashion and style news:...
| Feb 22, 2015
| 9:07 PM
The men hitting the red carpet at the 87th Academy Awards seemed to be divided into two broad camps. The overwhelming majority were traditionalists, arriving dutifully in their mostly unremarkable, mostly black, peak-lapel tuxedos.
But there were also a...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 7:52 PM
There was no need for a pregame pep talk by Thornwood coach Paul Slavich heading into Tuesday's SouthWest Suburban Red battle against Thornridge.
The Thunderbirds still had a bitter taste in their mouths from a 61-60 loss to the Falcons back on Dec. 16....
| Feb 9, 2015
| 7:59 AM
Following a night of soulful performances, surprising duets and Kanye West near-interruptions at the 57th Grammy Awards on Sunday, artists kept the celebration going at the many Grammy after-parties taking place around town. This year, for the first time,...
| Jan 25, 2015
| 5:13 PM
So far, the SAG Awards red carpet fashion has been lackluster.
We’ve seen dull (Felicity Jones in a blush pink Balenciaga column gown), dowdy (Julia Louis-Dreyfus in a heavy-looking Monique Lhuillier gown with long black lace sleeves) and...
| Jan 25, 2015
| 6:16 PM
The SAG Awards red carpet wasn’t exactly a blockbuster for fashion, but there were a few bright spots. Here are five:
1. Reese Witherspoon’s ponytail. Her simple, sleek, one-shouldered white Giorgio Armani gown called out for an equally...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 4:04 PM
In case you have not noticed, the media, especially television and social media outlets, are obsessed with style infotainment. Reporting on fashion trends, hairstyles, makeup and must-have accessories, including $1,000 sunglasses and multi-thousand-dollar...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 2:10 PM
When Michelle Obama entered the House chamber for the State of the Union address on Tuesday night, I blurted out to my TV screen, "She's wearing a suit!"
It was a Michael Kors salt-and-pepper tweed suit, to be exact, with a portrait collar jacket and...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 3:31 PM
Think: 10 a.m. breakfast in bed, celebrating a two-year anniversary with her boyfriend in Carmel. Romantic, to say the least, and it was about to get better for Greer Grammer when informed she would be Miss Golden Globe 2015.
"I got the call and I...