| Jan 13, 2014
Nina Garcia knows texture. As creative director of Marie Claire magazine, a judge since the first season of "Project Runway," a Colombian immigrant, a longtime New Yorker, an author and a mother of two small children, she leads a life as layered as a...
| 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 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...
| 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,...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 5:00 AM
In a gallery-like loft space on South La Brea Avenue, rolls of fabrics are displayed by color in rich cascades of texture and pattern. Tags on the rolls make it evident that this is no run-of-the-mill fabric shop: Some are labeled with the names of...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 6:20 PM
Costume and production designer Catherine Martin will receive the Rodeo Drive Walk of Style Award for her work on husband and director Baz Luhrmann’s film adaptation of “The Great Gatsby,” the Rodeo Drive Committee and the city of...