| Apr 29, 2014
| 9:57 AM
Ann Taylor and Loft have a new, free-spirited sibling.
The American retailer has launched a brand called Lou & Grey that's a tomboyish fusion of active and street wear, or “lifewear” as its being positioned.
Available in Loft stores, on...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 8:12 AM
Miley Cyrus was stir-crazy during her recent days-long hospitalization after an allergic reaction to a prescription flu medication. So what to do? She shopped online from her hospital bed. And by her own admission, she made some questionable choices....
| Apr 30, 2014
| 7:50 AM
Many guests wore some form of pink -- in the form of a tiny pocket square if not a floor-length gown -- to the Hot Pink Party at the Waldorf Astoria in NYC on Monday night. Elizabeth Hurley hosted, and Sir Elton John and Sara Bareilles performed at the...
| May 2, 2014
| 9:38 AM
Peek, a designer kids boutique, opened in Bucktown yesterday. Offering trendy clothing for boys and girls from infants to 12-year-olds, the store also carries books, toys, art supplies and other gifts. To celebrate its opening, Peek is giving away "Look...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Tilda Swinton has always exuded an otherworldly aura. Maybe it's the pale, almost translucent skin that highlights her steely blue eyes. She speaks with such rabid intelligence that even a casual conversation sounds like it was scripted by Dorothy Parker....
| Apr 17, 2014
| 12:00 PM
This spring, Lana Del Rey's stylist, a hirsute Brit who goes by the moniker Johnny Blueeyes, ventured to the Fashion District in downtown Los Angeles to pick out free things for his client.
When he arrived at the showroom of Chic Little Devil, a style...
| Apr 18, 2014
Here are three books for all of you fashionistas out there.
Fashionable Selby by Todd Selby, Abrams, 348 pages, $35
Are you the nosy type? Someone who loves to see how other people live? Can't get enough of the photos of celebrities' closets and...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 10:22 AM
Just caught wind this morning that a new boutique, Alice + Olivia by Stacey Bendet, opens on Michigan Avenue today near Louis Vuitton, Chanel and Gucci. The store, equipped with vintage furniture and a mural ceiling, stocks designer women's clothing in...
| Apr 20, 2014
| 8:05 AM
She's the star of television's "New Girl" series, She & Him singer, HelloGiggles.com creative director and a red-carpet standout. Now, Zooey Deschanel is adding fashion designer to her considerable list of talents, with a new collection of dresses for...
| Apr 19, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Is Coachella the biggest gift to the fashion industry since Kate Middleton?
It certainly seems like it from the marketing blitz that has blown up around the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, which wraps up a two-weekend run Sunday in Indio.
| May 1, 2014
| 2:17 PM
Before Mother's Day sneaks up on May 11, put some extra TLC into preparations to spoil that leading lady known as Mom with a gift that is as special as she is.
Check out the ideas here, and then think about maintaining favorite child status by adding...