| Aug 6, 2014
| 4:46 AM
Italian designer label Tod's is edging away from its comfortable driving shoes, ballerina flats and platform sandals in an attempt to diversify its business and revive flagging sales.
The company hired former Gucci designer Alessandra Facchinetti last...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 3:42 PM
The event: In the past, Karl Lagerfeld has taken advantage of the cavernous and ornate Grand Palais in Paris to create the ruins of an ancient theater, a sandy beach, a jumbo jet (complete with airplane seating and a champagne cart). But on Tuesday, the...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 11:46 AM
Kristen Stewart has given herself yet another makeover, and this time she's rockin' a new haircut.
The "Twilight" alum debuted her latest look Tuesday at Chanel's Haute Couture Fall/Winter 2014-2015 show at the Grand Palais in Paris, where she...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 5:21 PM
The event: Opening Night for “Les Annés 50, Fashion in France 1947-1957,” at the Palais Galliera, the Museum of Fashion for the city of Paris.
The exhibition: Beginning with Christian Dior’s revolutionary “new look,”...
| Jul 17, 2014
Water Tower Place on Wednesday joined the growing number of malls offering same-day delivery to shoppers buying from its retailers in-store or online — and, at $5, the speediest delivery option also is one of the cheapest.
The Michigan Avenue mall...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Gay males have crowned talkshow personality Ellen DeGeneres their most admired celebrity, and have singled out her recent pitch work with Maybelline as the advertising campaign they liked most in the past year.
DeGeneres closely aligns with the celebrity...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 7:43 AM
Barbie is certainly no stranger to fashion. And this fall the Barbie Collector label plans to garb her as a man whose name is synonymous with fashion: get ready for Barbie Lagerfeld. The doll, dressed like uber designer Karl Lagerfeld with her ponytail...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 8:00 AM
It could be a Hollywood movie story line: Struggling couple takes an $80 investment and turns it into a multimillion-dollar, award-winning beauty company in just a few years.
It was 2008, and Glenn and Shannon Dellimore were strapped.
"The economy had...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 8:22 AM
The event: In celebration of the closing of Paris Haute Couture Week, the president, executive committee and board of directors of the French fashion association threw a black-tie soirée for designers, executives and other industry insiders.
| Jun 24, 2014
| 10:37 AM
Summer's bare-faced beauty can drain the color from a woman's cheeks.
"Natural" looks great on Kate Moss on the May cover of British Vogue. But how does the nonmodel citizen achieve the glowing ideal versus the undone, run-down variation -- especially...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 12:13 PM
The white wine grape gewurztraminer is a world of its own.
No other grape, when made into a wine, can boast that it has perfume and flavor as fierce as gewurztraminer's — of rose petals and orange blossoms, litchi fruit, citrus and bergamot peel,...