| Apr 3, 2015
| 6:12 AM
The upcoming Strut4Autism fashion show, created by Hartford mom, Carmen Veal, is always a glamorous affair. “We have a great time. It’s one of my favorite events," she says, noting this year is particularly special, supporting an...
| May 25, 2011
| 9:24 AM
These days, it’s not your grandmother’s taffeta or silk that bridal designers are using in their wedding collections.
As they ratchet up the bar on innovation in an increasingly crowded market that’s turned more competitive with lower-...
| Dec 9, 2011
| 1:10 PM
The fun and froth of the bridal runways is spilling over into the handbag market. The tulle, texture and embellishments – both floral and shimmering – seen on the fall 2012 collections are finding a canvas on handbags, too.
| Mar 5, 2012
| 7:10 AM
Want a dreamy, romantic vibe for your upcoming I Do’s? Consider a palette of pale pink and champagne. Just want to have fun? Go for bold pairings of vibrant hues, such as cherry red and aqua. The key thing to keep in mind: the colors you choose will...
| Sep 21, 2011
| 10:17 AM
Maybe a swirl of organza or an overlay of Alencon lace would look best; possibly a bit of crystal beading. Style considerations for the bridal salon, right? Yes, and now the cake shop, too.
With wedding cake design increasingly taking its cue from the...
| Sep 21, 2011
| 10:55 AM
For some brides, wearing a traditional strapless gowns feel bare enough for a wedding ceremony in front of dozens of friends, family and colleagues. Kate Middleton did demonstrate to the world of brides-to-be that a whiff of modesty never hurts.
| Nov 7, 2011
| 11:59 AM
Turns out not every bride wants to look dreamy and frothy like a cupcake on her wedding day.
While strapless gowns, princess ball gowns and an abundance of material were on display during the past spring and fall bridal runway shows, some designers threw...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 12:40 PM
Surprised to find yourself fawning over tiaras after watching Duchess Catherine don a classy crown for her I Do's?
"Popular culture has been obsessed with royal weddings lately, so I'm sure that some of that pageantry and rich tradition will influence...
| Apr 19, 2015
The Mos Eisley Cantina theme played over loudspeakers on the Anaheim Convention Center's second floor as 13-year-old Zachary Clayson, clad […]...
| Apr 17, 2015
| 7:36 PM
OK, I get it. USC fans who emailed were emphatic that they do not want changes made to the Trojans’ uniforms.
What’s interesting is that some fans who responded via Twitter do want changes.
If I were still in college and needed a project...
| Apr 17, 2015
| 3:18 PM
The event: Earvin "Magic" Johnson kicked off Thursday's Inaugural Blue Diamond Gala by thanking the Los Angeles Dodgers for turning up at Dodger Stadium on their day off. "There are not that many days off, so we really want to give them a round of...