| Jul 9, 2013
Sports and fashion have long played off each other. Sneaker wedges are the current MVP, but there are countless other ways to give your look an athletic lift, particularly in America, the cradle of sportswear. Tommy Hilfiger immersed his spring/summer...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 9:08 AM
With the Supreme Court deciding two marriage equality cases Wednesday, and Twitter reaction coming fast and furious, I was interested to see how the fashion industry would respond.
The industry has been incredibly supportive of gay rights over the...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 11:14 AM
While the "Man of Steel" made a superior show of strength at the box office over the weekend, Henry Cavill, the man who dons the cape for the latest Superman film has already proved himself a fashion plate, turning out for the film's various worldwide...
| Jun 2, 2013
| 9:28 PM
Don’t get us wrong. It’s not that we don’t think any father wouldn’t love a mug adorned “world’s greatest dad,” but in case the big guy has a few of those stocked in the cupboard already, here’s our picks...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 3:40 PM
The Tommy Hilfiger brand is hitting the SoCal roads this summer to promote its new Surf Shack collection of beachy keen clothes.
The limited-edition collection, which is already in stores and available online, is apparently (and we quote) "inspired by...
| May 24, 2013
| 7:42 PM
Minutes after arriving by bus at an outlet mall in Cabazon, a dozen or so Chinese tourists hustled out to buy luggage that they planned to stuff with high-end clothes, shoes and bags.
But not Guoshing Cui, a Samsung supervisor from Guangzhou. He made...
| May 7, 2013
| 9:01 AM
All eyes in the fashion world were on the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute Gala -- aka the Met Ball -- in NYC on Monday. This is the annual event at which celebrities and fashionistas kick it up a notch and wear their most dramatic looks....
| Apr 22, 2013
| 2:30 AM
"BEAUTY IS truth, truth beauty. That is all ye know on earth, and all ye need to know," wrote the poet John Keats. (I always think of Keats in Rome because he died in 1821 at the age of 25 in a room adjoining the Spanish Steps.)
There was so much pain,...
| Apr 27, 2013
| 5:03 PM
There's magic afoot in Orange County that has nothing to do with a giant mouse or a legendary berry farm and everything to do with George Esquivel and his band of craftsmen who, for more than a decade, have been hand-cobbling high-end shoes for a who's...
| Jul 13, 2012
Tony-winning costume designer
Tony Award winner Martin Pakledinaz, 58, who was one of Broadway's most sought-after costume designers, died Sunday at his New York City home after a long battle with cancer, said Patrick Herold, his...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 4:22 PM
I decided not to do a weekly "American Idol" roundup this year, even though I'm still watching the show. I know there are some blog reaers who follow the doings on "Idol," but not enough of them, based on the......