| Sep 6, 2011
| 8:42 AM
Tennis star Maria Sharapova will launch two pairs of limited-edition shoes this Thursday.
In 2009, Vogue magazine created Fashion's Night Out in New York as a way for fashionistas to feel less guilty about stimulating the economy. The following year,...
| 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...
| Mar 20, 2011
Spring merchandise has officially hit the stores, and one trend should be immediately noticeable: bright colors. They were everywhere on the spring-summer 2011 runways, including at the Jil Sander show, where candy colors managed to look minimal when...
| Mar 27, 2011
London is swinging again thanks to bride and princess-to-be Kate Middleton. Millions are hanging on her every move — where she shops, where she primps, what she eats and drinks.
Although the couple live (part of the time) in a rented farmhouse in...
| Apr 29, 2011
For years, I've been nagging Kathryn Finney to take me shopping.
That's because I was dying to see her in action. Kathryn, 35, literally wrote the book on frugal clothes shopping ("How to be a Budget Fashionista") and her blog, thebudgetfashionista.com,...
| May 9, 2011
| 9:22 PM
Men's and women's apparel company MetroPark announced the closure of all its locations, including two located in Orange County, according to a company news release.
Santa Ana, Irvine and 67 other store locations nationwide announced store closing sales...
| May 12, 2011
| 10:09 PM
Freebie of the Week: Enjoy free rockabilly and Beatles music this weekend at the OC Market Place in the OC Fair & Event Center in Costa Mesa. All concerts, including admission to the swap meet, are free with a canned food donation, which will benefit...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 1:04 PM
We have a Babe in Baltimore. 33-year-old Lisa Ponzoli, Timonium native and owner of the trendy Fells Point boutique, has been involved in the apparel and fashion industries since college.
After working in the buying offices at Nordstrom and Hecht's in D....
| Oct 30, 2011
L.A. fashion week took center stage this month, with several familiar and some not-so-familiar labels showing collections to buyers and the media. But off the runway, there's a fairly new crop of promising contemporary brands that didn't participate in...
| Oct 17, 2011
| 8:19 AM
A new teen-oriented store is opening at Bel Air at 5 Bel Air South Parkway in the Festival Shopping Center. Owned by Harford County residents Patrick and Melissa Davis, the store, Uptown Cheapskate, is billed as a hip and trendy fashion exchange that pays...
| Nov 20, 2011
Southern California is home to strip malls, mini-malls, mixed-use malls, outlet malls and rarefied luxury malls.
But, unlike any other mall, the Beverly Center is a microcosm of the state of fashion and culture today. The behemoth at the edge of West...