| Dec 10, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Entertainment journalist Alexandra Cheney has joined Variety as a senior film reporter covering all aspects of the movie business.
She will report and write about industry trends and the endeavors of the Hollywood's major studios, focusing on financing...
| Oct 19, 2013
What was on the runway in the two-plus weeks of spring 2014 fashion shows in Los Angeles was as varied as the venues themselves, which ranged from the entertainment complex L.A. Live downtown to the Grove, some seven miles to the west.
One of the...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 12:33 PM
Concept Los Angeles, one of the more veteran L.A. Fashion Week players, staged a one-day slate of shows, presentations and installations at Quixote Studios in West Hollywood on Saturday, an event that underscored both the upside and downside of the city's...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 3:28 PM
Fashion Designers Expo: The three-day event, from Oct. 3 to 5, that launches up-and-coming design talent continues Friday night with a Poolside Swimwear Show featuring Adoro Swim by Maytee Martinez, a runway model who has stalked the catwalks of...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
The topic of women's undergarments - namely, bras - is one that women aren't terribly eager to discuss.
For example, being fitted for a bra is considered stressful and demoralizing by, in my estimation, about 85 percent of women, and many of these...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 4:08 PM
With New York Fashion Week firmly in the rear-view mirror, digital marketing firm Silverpop has finished crunching the social media statistics of 15 fashion brands to determine things like which labels gained the most Twitter followers during the...
| Jan 20, 2013
We were stomping down the steps of New York's Metropolitan Museum, full of art and fashion, when we smacked into a guy wearing a sandwich board. Never a good look.
It read: "Going out of business," which didn't surprise me. It read: "Betsey Johnson,"...
| Jan 25, 2013
| 2:25 PM
The trade organization CFDA – it just doesn't sound sexy, does it?
Aaaah, but what if you knew the initials stood for the Council of Fashion Designers of America, and that it is the star chamber behind fashion week in New York? Yes, the...
| 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...
| May 9, 2013
| 8:00 PM
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This week's TV Movies
Undercover Boss The new episode...
| Apr 27, 2013
| 10:50 PM
The May TV schedule is filled with finales, but don't think you won't have anything to watch. The Bluths are back! Yes, on May 26 Netflix with offer up all 15 episodes of the new "Arrested Development" with all the sitcom's original cast intact. Can't...