| Mar 17, 2014
| 11:06 AM
Though not a household name, L’Wren Scott dressed fashion’s A-list.
First lady Michelle Obama wore a raspberry-colored design by Scott with peacock-blue kitten heels on the cover of Harper’s Bazaar in November 2010. Amy Adams wore a...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 12:14 AM
Of course it was news when fashion designer and stylist L’Wren Scott, beloved by her celebrity clients, died Monday in her Manhattan apartment.
She was not a household name, but was her life somehow diminished when news outlets identified her in...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 1:00 PM
Fashion designer L'Wren Scott, who was found lifeless in her New York City apartment on Monday, may have planned to announce she was shuttering her fashion line on Wednesday.
Former New York Times Fashion Critic Cathy Horyn, writing a remembrance of...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 4:13 PM
When L’Wren Scott, 49, was discovered to have apparently committed suicide on March 17, the main thing that her death made headlines for was the fact that she had been Mick Jagger’s girlfriend for 13 years.
News outlets have been catching...
| Mar 15, 2014
They both sell suits to the American middle class, but in consumers' minds, Jos. A. Bank Clothiers and the Men's Wearhouse occupy distinctive niches.
Bank's image is classic, Men's Wearhouse is trendier. Though both are known for a promotional sales...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 10:00 PM
It's just not fair! Not every woman is a perfect size 8. For those of us whose shapes and sizes are a little out of the mainstream, finding fashionable clothing is not only a chore but a lifelong search.
Three different women, three different sizes,...
| Feb 15, 2014
Susan Aplin worked behind the scenes for two decades helping run some of the biggest retail stores around — Williams-Sonoma, Sports Authority, Staples, The Gap, Banana Republic, Old Navy and Pottery Barn.
But it wasn't until she and friend Carolyn...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 5:12 PM
Gap Inc., the global fashion retailer, said it plans to raise the minimum wage for its U.S. employees to $9 an hour this year and $10 an hour by 2015.
The move will directly benefit 65,000 U.S. employees at Gap's six retail chains, which include Gap,...
| Oct 17, 2011
| 10:38 AM
Models wear outfits from Karen Millen's Autumn/Winter 2011 collection
I was 9 years old the last time I dressed a Barbie doll. I chopped off most of its hair, changed the color of its lipstick with a Sharpie and shoved it in a hideous pink and silver...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 12:40 PM
In a style rut for fall? Town Center at Boca Raton has some fashion events coming up that could take you from drab to fab without breaking your bank. Simon Fashion Now will take over Town Center at Boca Raton Sept. 28-29 with free, open to the public...
| May 11, 2011
| 7:47 AM
Stroll through shops in a town-like setting or escape to the comfort of an air-conditioned mall in Hampton Roads.
City Center at Oyster Point. 701 Town Center Drive in Newport News. 230,000 square feet of retail shops and restaurants. Development began...