| Dec 5, 2014
| 12:00 PM
Resort collections arrive in stores from late October to late November, when much of the country is bundled up but those of us here in Southern California are still enjoying 70-degree days.
First introduced in the 1940s, resort, also called cruise or...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 11:58 AM
Vandalism, over $400: 5200 block of Gould Avenue. A woman told officers sometime between 10:30 p.m. the day before and 9 a.m. that day, someone used a sharp object to scratch the driver's side of her 2015 Kia Sorrento while it was...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 8:06 AM
Nicki Minaj, Alicia Keyes and Ariana Grande were among the performers at the MTV Europe Music Awards, which took place in Glasgow, Scotland, on Sunday. Winners included One Direction, Five Seconds of Summer, Minaj, Grande, Katy Perry, Justin Bieber and...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 10:26 AM
When your grandmother is Diana Vreeland — a fashion legend known for her groundbreaking and influential work at Vogue, Harper's Bazaar and the Costume Institute of the Metropolitan Museum, how do you pay tribute to her? This was the enormous task...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 8:55 AM
When she isn't playing spunky characters like Katniss Everdeen, Jennifer Lawrence walks red carpets in elegant gowns by Dior, the couture house for which she is a celebrity face. From the time she wowed us in Dior Haute Couture while accepting an...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 9:43 PM
That mile of Michigan Avenue known the world over for its shopping magnificence was, a century ago, not so. It was a quiet, unassuming street, a mix of residences and warehouses, and it wasn't called Michigan Avenue at all, but Pine Street.
| Nov 18, 2014
| 5:03 PM
Taylor Swift will be stomping back down the glittery runway at the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show for the second time.
But she won't be clad in the brand's boudoir offerings. No, Swift will join pal Ed Sheeran, petite pop star Ariana Grande and Hozier...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 9:49 AM
The Costume Ball, presented by the Costume Council of the Chicago History Museum, was held Nov. 14 at the museum, with more than 200 fashion-loving guests in attendance. The black-tie affair debuted "Chicago Styled: Fashioning the Magnificent Mile", an...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 8:10 AM
People this week named Australian actor Chris Hemsworth ("Thor," "The Avengers," "Snow White and the Huntsman") the sexiest man alive. Leading the Wrap to ponder, why hasn't Ryan Gosling ever been crowned? Because Gosling doesn't want it, sources say....
| Dec 14, 2014
| 6:00 AM
When it comes to style, Gwen Stefani's participation on "The Voice" this season brings to mind the old adage about Ginger Rogers doing everything Fred Astaire did, but backward and in high heels.
While her fellow judges — all men — are...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 7:51 AM
Perfume and poetry have a lot more in common than their shared first letter. Both are art forms that more people would probably come to love if they were to let themselves, and both are art forms whose distribution and community have been greatly expanded...