| Mar 20, 2014
| 11:18 AM
She sauntered up to the microphone, which was attached to a clear Plexiglas podium on the fashion runway. Her slinky, fitted, coral-colored silk pants under a matching tunic caught the attention of a very well-dressed audience.
| May 6, 2014
| 10:56 AM
Ladies and gentleman, unleash your hoop skirts! Big ball gowns, super-long tailcoats and a return to formalwear were on full display at Monday night's Metropolitan Museum of Art's annual Costume Institute Gala in New York City.
The Met Gala honored...
| May 14, 2014
| 11:25 AM
Marc Jacobs, Oscar de la Renta and Carolina Herrera, meet the Row.
Taking its rightful place on Melrose Place, one of L.A.'s toniest shopping streets, is the new American luxury brand created just eight years ago by Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen.
| Apr 23, 2014
| 10:42 AM
A Celine tote for $220? A Carolina Herrera shirt dress for $255? And shopping for a good cause too?
No, you’re not dreaming.
The items are available to buy at Shopbop.com and Amazon.com as part of a new capsule collection launched to support the...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 9:14 PM
Alexander McQueen, the late British designer and high fashion's enfant terrible, wasn't the type to hang around a discount mall alongside a Riverside County freeway.
But that's where his eponymous label opened its first U.S. outlet store a few days ago....
| Mar 22, 2014
| 5:00 AM
In a gallery-like loft space on South La Brea Avenue, rolls of fabrics are displayed by color in rich cascades of texture and pattern. Tags on the rolls make it evident that this is no run-of-the-mill fabric shop: Some are labeled with the names of...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 10:00 PM
607 N. State St. 312-624-8551; 150 W. Roosevelt Road 312-357-5134
Two locations--one in River North and another in the South Loop--of this gentlemen's shop has everything you need to suit up, from impeccably tailored blazers and pants to...
| May 4, 2014
| 8:29 AM
Michelle Obama wore a draped-sleeve, dropped-shoulder gray tulle embroidered gown by Marchesa to the 100th White House Correspondents' Dinner on Saturday. She accessorized with drop earrings and a large ring.
The annual dinner and scholarship fundraiser...
| Jan 4, 2014
Linda Johnson Rice remembers flying to Paris at age 7 for the couture shows with her mother, Eunice Johnson, on a buying trip for the Ebony Fashion Fair.
Around age 9 she was getting to know Michael Jackson, also 9, because her father, John H. Johnson,...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 9:14 AM
Purveyor of stylish face frames L.A. Eyeworks has announced the date of its annual "Big Sale" -- Oct. 25 through 27 at the 7407 Melrose Ave. location (only!). We're told the sale will include "treasures from the archives and recent gems," discounted...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 2:42 PM
This weekend, online shopping destination Gilt.com is going analog with the Gilt Warehouse Sale at Siren Studios in L.A., featuring racks and racks of clothing and accessories for women and men by Missoni, Vera Wang, Carolina Herrera, Paul Smith, John...