| Aug 1, 2013
| 9:50 AM
Hermes, Chanel, Missoni, Louis Vuitton. The number of recognizable designer clothes and accessories in Woody Allen's new film "Blue Jasmine" is astounding. And appropriate, considering the story is about a Ruth Madoff-type, fallen socialite named...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 4:32 PM
"I think that Chanel is attempting a new skincare approach. It's very scientific, of course, but these are products adapted to women today," Diane Kruger says of Chanel skin care....
| Jul 11, 2013
| 8:29 AM
It’s no longer just nice to share.
Just ask Hans Schmidt.
Whenever the 30-year-old South Loop resident is headed to the grocery store, library or a friend’s house, he takes out his smartphone and opens his SideCar app.
| Jul 3, 2013
| 5:10 AM
The National Gallery of Art's "Diaghilev and the Ballets Russes, 1909-1929: When Art Danced with Music" is a must-see exhibit for dance fans. This exceptionally beautiful exhibit takes you step by step through one of the great periods in dance history....
| Jul 3, 2013
| 7:12 AM
Rihanna was a showstopper on the red carpet at Chanel's haute couture show in Paris on Tuesday. She wore a long, slouchy cream-colored cardigan, unbuttoned down to there and up to here -- in fact, only three buttons right around the middle seemed to...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 3:32 PM
Rachel Zoe is making pregnancy all the rage, or "Chanel," as she would say. The stylist-turned-reality TV star is pregnant with baby No. 2.
Zoe, 41, at the center of Bravo's sartorially savvy series "The Rachel Zoe Project," is expecting her second...
| Jun 22, 2013
Dressing from head to toe in a favorite fashion label may well include lashes, lips and nails, as more designers expand into the beauty business. And designer makeup in glamorous packaging puts a piece of the luxury lifestyle within reach of women who...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 3:21 PM
There's a lot to leave you breathless in "The Bling Ring." Celebrity culture. Self-empowerment prayer circles. Amoral behavior. But the designer name-dropping throughout the movie may top the list.
For that we can thank the label-crazed kids at the...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Fashion choices have long served as a hallmark of writer-director Sofia Coppola's films, from the gauzy underwear in the hazy, dreamlike opening of "Lost in Translation" to teenage Marie Antoinette's choice of blue Chuck Taylors.
But in her new movie...
| Jun 15, 2013
| 4:08 AM
It's a countdown to Father's Day on Sunday as Freebie Friday morphs into Shopping Saturday! Our fabulous freebie free-for-all goes coupon crazy so you can save save at your all fave stores. Plus, we have dining deals and fun things to do and eat for...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 8:20 AM
Using the children's classic as a point of embarkation, "The Hundred Dresses: The Most Iconic Styles of Our Time" pays homage to 100 seminal dress styles in witty and often unpredictable fashion, alongside equally colorful illustrations by Donna Mehalko,...