| Mar 3, 2014
| 10:20 AM
On the whole, the Oscars' red carpet was one elegant look after another, with some singular statements, as Los Angeles Times fashion critic Booth Moore notes.
Among some we're still thinking about Monday morning are Lupita Nyongo's Nairobi blue...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 7:57 PM
Jennifer Lawrence in red Dior Haute Couture. Lupita Nyong’o in Prada. Cate Blanchett in Armani Prive. It was an amazing red carpet leading up to Sunday night’s Oscars ceremony, and the Los Angeles Times’ Adam Tschorn and Jenn Harris...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 8:46 AM
The Duchess of Cambridge wore a green belted coat by Hobbs and green hat by Gina Foster on Monday when she and the Duke of Cambridge greeted the 1st Battalion Irish Guards in a salute on St. Patrick's Day. She accessorized with a corsage of shamrocks...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 3:30 PM
Supreme Novelty Fabrics in West Town is moving in April, and from now until March 26 the go-to spot for bridal fabrics and laces is offering 59 percent off all fabric and lace on the main floor. Other items marked down include window treatments, fixtures,...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 5:39 PM
College basketball collectively swooned Friday night when Virginia Tech hired Buzz Williams as its head coach, and here’s why: Williams created more national splash in six seasons at Marquette than the Hokies have in 106.
To wit: Williams guided...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 4:15 PM
As Chinese tourists spill from their tour bus into the Beverly Center, Charlie Gu hands each one a sleek black envelope. Inside: a Chinese-language map of the mall and a special discount card.
Gu, the center's Mandarin-speaking Chinese specialist,...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 4:49 PM
The Glendale Galleria, which underwent a major renovation that was unveiled last fall, is gearing up to offer a slew of new stores and eateries in the coming months and news about what will take over the former Nordstrom space could come as early as May....
| Oct 31, 2013
| 5:30 AM
In his penthouse condo on the toniest block of Westwood, one of the world's biggest dance music producers kicks back at his dining room table in an all-black Armani ensemble. A spread of magazine covers, featuring the producer's face, stares up at him...
| Nov 3, 2013
In a world where scads of sales can be found anytime online, devoting an entire day, a half tank of gas and a week's pay to a mall, even an outlet mall, would be like ducking into a phone booth and depositing a dime.
Not since my back-to-school...
| Oct 22, 2013
There are few things the good people of Shanghai love more than shopping. And there were few shopping centers as luxurious as the city's Jinjiang Dickson Center. When it opened in 1994, the Jinjiang was China's first luxury retail mall, well situated...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 12:45 PM
Most people think of cameos as formal and sentimental; something sweet and Victorian, pinned to a high-collar lace shirt or carved with a dowager portrait. But today's cameos are anything but sweet and sentimental.
Traditionally carved from shells or...