| Mar 9, 2014
| 6:00 AM
With the olive now firmly in the martini that is Paris Fashion Week, it's L.A.'s turn to showcase style for the upcoming fall season. Notable additions to the calendar for this season's Los Angeles Fashion Week include a 10-designer showcase organized...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 8:06 AM
Emma Watson is traveling the globe touting her new movie "Noah," the biblical epic starring Russell Crowe as the title character. On Thursday she attended the European premiere in Berlin wearing a navy and black tulle chiffon gown by Wes Gordon. [E!]...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 5:43 PM
Forget for a minute that the collection Betsey Johnson sent down the catwalk here Wednesday night was the exact same one she had already shown at New York Fashion Week less than a month ago.
Forget too that the show - scheduled for 8 p.m. -- didn't...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 12:24 PM
Barely a week after it came down the runway at Paris Fashion Week, Nicolas Ghesquiere's new collection for Louis Vuitton has already made its debut on the red carpet. And on Charlotte Gainsbourg no less, who as the daughter of actress Jane Birkin and...
| Mar 23, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Designers came from as far away as Istanbul and as nearby as Santa Monica to show their collections during the handful of disparate events that make up Los Angeles Fashion Week.
But the one thing they had in common was an admiration for L.A. as a global...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...