| Dec 11, 2013
| 4:57 PM
Kristen Stewart's got the look: The actress has been named the new face of Chanel.
"The Twilight Saga" star will, according to Vogue, represent the iconic French fashion house's 2013 Métiers d'Art Paris-Dallas collection campaign, to be shot and...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 8:54 AM
PARIS --On Sunday afternoon at Paris Fashion Week, Clare Waight Keller showed one of her strongest Chloe collections yet
The inspiration: A high-summer feeling (burning sand dunes, sun-kissed skin and bare shoulders); airy opulence and modern exoticism,...
| Oct 1, 2013
Luxury consignment online was a scary new niche when Corri McFadden launched eDrop-Off, an auction destination for designer resale (shopedropoff.com).
In the nine years since, McFadden has surpassed 300,000 transactions, added 40 employees, starred in...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 8:27 AM
PARIS -- Chitose Abe showed a stellar spring collection for her Sacai label on Monday at Paris Fashion Week.
The look: Sporty and sweet, with a vivid color palette and lots of perforated fabrics that seemed to be informed by performance sportswear....
| Apr 17, 2014
| 4:30 PM
For Helen Hunt it was "As Good as It Gets." For Jennifer Aniston it was "The Good Girl." For Bill Murray, "Lost in Translation." The films that settled whether actors adept at comedy could be as affecting in drama.
You can sense that question hanging...
| 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.
| 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 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...