| Apr 6, 2014
| 5:30 AM
First came Nicolas Ghesquière's critically acclaimed runway debut for Louis Vuitton during Paris Fashion Week. Now it's on to Phase 2 of the luxury marketing machine: rolling out the collection on the red carpet, where it is seen by the world.
| Apr 12, 2014
| 2:47 PM
Julianne Hough, Katy Perry, Jesse Metcafe, Katherine McPhee, Louis Roe and others braved the 90-plus-degree desert heat Friday afternoon for the Harper's Bazaar picnic lunch at the Parker Palm Springs during the 2014 Coachella Valley Music and Arts...
| Apr 12, 2014
| 11:26 AM
Coachella has become a showcase for California style.
Consider: Forward by Elyse Walker, the e-commerce site for the boutique in the Pacific Palisades run by sytlist owner Walker, and model Rosie Huntington-Whitely hosted a poolside fete at the Soho...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 9:02 AM
Pharrell Williams and Vivi Nevo sporting the same Vivienne Westwood Mountain hat. Socialite Joy Venturini Bianchi in a wonderfully wild Tom Ford zebra gown with a bristly mane. And designer Jeremy Scott playing the haute Chippendale dancer in a Moschino...
| Mar 19, 2014
As part of their 75th anniversary celebration, members and guests of the Oakmont League spent a day in "Italy" even if it was a ballroom in the Glendale Hilton decorated with crepe paper touches of red, white and green — the colors of the Italian...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 6:30 AM
LONDON -- As the lineup for the third Sundance London film and music festival is unveiled, Variety talks to John Cooper, director of the Sundance Film Festival, and Trevor Groth, Sundance's director of programming, about the selection (see below for...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 7:18 AM
PARIS -- A bright light of Paris fashion returned to the stage Wednesday when Nicolas Ghesquiere presented his debut collection for the luxury powerhouse Louis Vuitton.
The time slot on the calendar and the venue were the same, but the collection...
| Jan 26, 2014
| 10:04 AM
As Joe Nichols' current song says: Sunny and 75...
The WKIS Chili Cook-off is under way today and the sun is shining and the chili is bubbling. A crowd of 22,500 is filing in to C. B. Smith Park and the dress of the day is shorts, tank tops and boots....
| May 28, 2014
| 10:05 AM
Gypsy05, a Southern California label that specializes in boho chic, is opening two stores in the Los Angeles area in the next couple of weeks.
The first up is slated to open Friday at 8811 Alden Drive off Robertson Boulevard in Los Angeles. The second...
| Dec 11, 2013
Happy holidays, Dance Moms fans. It's time for the first-ever Dance Moms Christmas Special. And, hence, the first-ever Dance Moms Christmas Special recap. Consider it my special holiday gift to you. We open with the girls placing a star on an artificial...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 9:46 AM
San Lorenzo Bikinis has landed in North America, opening a flagship store at Fashion Island in Newport Beach.
The company was born in Lima, Peru, in 1991 in a small sewing shop. Later it expanded production into Brazil and in 2005 ventured into Hawaii,...