| Aug 20, 2013
| 8:11 AM
Lady Gaga made several public appearances Monday to promote her new "Applause" single and music video, changing outfits as she went. By midday, fashion watchers had spotted her in outfits by Balenciaga and Mathieu Mirano, as well as the Balmain fall...
| Dec 30, 2012
Flat smoking slippers in velvet or satin and wedge sneakers with studs and straps overtook sky-high platforms in the fashionable footwear race.
Whether it was tiny Union Jacks, tuxedos, stripes, crystal flowers or...
| Dec 30, 2012
IT'S ALMOST 2013 — which means it's time to take a look back at the sartorial standouts (Gwyneth Paltrow on the Oscars red carpet) and fashion faux pas (Paul Ryan on the campaign trail) of the previous 12 months.
Though the world didn't end, as...
| Dec 30, 2012
Designer merry go round
Stefano Pilati was out at Yves Saint Laurent and in at Ermenegildo Zegna. Versus, Azzaro and Vionnet lost their designers, and Jil Sander was back in at Jil Sander, after Raf Simons left that label for Dior. Nicolas Ghesquière...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 3:48 PM
Earlier this month we told you about the poll underway at Bill Cosby's website that asked the public to pick its favroite sweater from the comedian's vast archive of eye-catching knitwear. Now that the voting has ended, we can report that the sweater...
| Feb 10, 2013
| 9:12 AM
NEW YORK -- To say that Alexander Wang is under pressure right now would be an understatement. Wang, 29, a rock star designer in his own right, known for brash basics favored by downtown It girls and models, is the newly crowned creative director of...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 1:46 PM
With its ready supply of Hollywood starlets, L.A. has always been a haven for eveningwear designers, from James Galanos to Randolph Duke to Monique Lhuillier. The newest arrival trying to make a name for herself on the scene is the Romanian-born Lorena...
| 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...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 10:11 AM
Don't ever count Cate Blanchett out when it comes to the red carpet race.
On Monday night, Blanchett wore this dramatic blush pink gazar Balenciaga Edition ensemble to the premiere of Woody Allen's new film "Blue Jasmine" at the Museum of Modern Art...
| Jan 13, 2013
If there were a social hierarchy for independent boutiques in the proverbial school lunchroom that is L.A., the cool kids would likely sit on West 3rd Street — and not just for close proximity to the Chinese chicken salad at Joan's on Third....
| Dec 23, 2012
When Greg Chait won the CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Award in New York City last month, the man behind the Elder Statesman line of ultra-luxury cashmere knits — think $5,525 blankets, $1,890 belted cardigan sweaters and $380 ski caps — was...