| Oct 31, 2014
If you haven't been to the outlets in a while, grab your purse and put on some sneakers, advises ShopSmart, the shopping magazine from the publisher of Consumer Reports.
When it comes to fashion, outlet bargains are tough to beat. Here are five trends...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 12:24 PM
In just a decade, Thai-American designer Thakoon Panichgul has accomplished a lot.
He launched and sustained his own namesake luxury clothing label, Thakoon, as well as the contemporary-priced Thakoon Addition collection, which is sold in 180 stores...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 8:06 PM
Oscar de la Renta, who died Monday at age 82, was a gentleman designer who over the last five decades defined American elegance.
De la Renta's pop culture influence was wide-ranging. He recently designed Amal Clooney's wedding dress, and nearly every...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 7:53 AM
Gisele Bundchen stars in a new film/ad campaign for Chanel No. 5 that launches online Wednesday. The film was shot by Australian filmmaker Baz Luhrmann ("The Great Gatsby," "Moulin Rouge," etc.). On Monday night, Bundchen; Luhrmann; his wife, costume...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 5:18 PM
For Jill Robinson, it was a dream come true to see Hollywood stylist Rachel Zoe host a fashion show at Costa Mesa's South Coast Plaza.
"She inspired me to lose 60 pounds, so now I can wear cute clothes," Robinson said.
Robinson was one of 1,200 fans...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 9:00 PM
They don't demand a champagne-stocked dressing room, will sit and stay on command, and are willing to work for kibble.
They're animal actors and models — those dogs or cats whose exceptionally adorable faces you may see gracing ads, product...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 10:00 AM
A new marketplace restaurant will rise in the location that was formerly Jerry's Famous Deli on Beverly Boulevard in West Hollywood, which closed last year after nearly two decades in business.
H.wood Group partners John Terzian and Brian Toll of the...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 10:24 AM
The world of moneyed Northern California liberals — a specific genus of the 1 percent all its own — is satirized from within in the seriocomic indie "Last Weekend" (at the Siskel Film Center through Oct. 9).
It is Labor Day weekend and as...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 7:57 AM
As this season of fashion weeks stretching from New York to London to Milan to Paris drew to a close on Wednesday, the Cut noted that not all models are barely out of (or still in) their teens. More than 20 over the age of 30 walked runways this season,...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 2:30 AM
"I COULDN'T sacrifice my heart for a publicity stunt," says Kim Kardashian.
She said it and she didn't turn into a pillar of salt, so it must be true.
I'M SURE some of you heard about the "argument" that Whoopi Goldberg and Rosie O'Donnell reportedly...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 8:57 PM
Gap said it will no longer allow the sale of real fur on its online marketplace Piperlime after receiving pressure from animal rights activists and a teacher's Change.org petition that collected more than 52,000 signatures.
Gap already bans fur from...