| Oct 2, 2013
| 12:41 PM
Kim Kardashian is back to reveling in the spotlight and making sure her sex appeal is front and center.
The "Keeping Up With the Kardashians" star took a three-month public-appearance hiatus after giving birth to her daughter, North, on June 15. But...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 6:09 PM
Today's pearls have moved far beyond the classic strands worn by fashion icons Coco Chanel, Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis and Audrey Hepburn as Holly Golightly in "Breakfast At Tiffany's" — or First Lady Michelle Obama, for that matter. The latest...
| Oct 13, 2013
PARIS — Step-dancing hijinks, jungles of flowers and enough art world inspiration to fill a Chanel-branded gallery.
The spring 2014 collections shown at Paris Fashion Week this fall were entertaining, to say the least.
| Oct 19, 2013
| 12:09 PM
When Kim Kardashian posted a steamy hot photo of herself this week on Twitter, it was as if the reality-TV starlet had swung back into her old, pre-Kanye West ways. Let’s recap: Sexy swimsuit? Check. Sultry makeup? Double check. Showing off her, er,...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 11:19 AM
The Emmys red carpet race doesn't officially kick off until Sunday afternoon, but the fashion show really started in L.A. over weekend, with a swirl of pre-awards-show parties and photo ops.
The best looks of the weekend captured the fun, flirty 1950s...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 8:06 AM
Barneys' annual holiday themes are always attention-getting, whether it's Lady Gaga (2011) or Disney (2012). This year, the store has signed Jay Z, the male half of this year's celebrity power couple, who is curating the Barneys holiday collection of...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 9:26 AM
If you're like me, staggering heels are a challenge, even on a good day.
Corona del Mar resident Julie Johnson felt the same way and launched her own shoe line: Newport Beach-based Olivia Childs.
The shoe line is what Johnson calls the alternative...
| May 3, 2013
| 10:59 AM
Rebecca Hall loves designer labels. While promoting her new film "Iron Man 3," Hall showed off her expensive tastes on the red carpet.
"Shopping is a bit of a relaxing hobby for me, which is sometimes troubling for the bank balance," Hall told Vogue...
| May 11, 2013
| 11:13 AM
Scanning the title of this shocking-pink tome, I expected it to be another two-degrees-of-separation fashion biography, this one of mid-20th century Italian designer Elsa Schiaparelli, in the manner of the recent “The Master of Us All” by Mary...
| Nov 3, 2013
In a world where scads of sales can be found anytime online, devoting an entire day, a half tank of gas and a week's pay to a mall, even an outlet mall, would be like ducking into a phone booth and depositing a dime.
Not since my back-to-school...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 6:46 PM
The smart set filed into Le Trianon in Paris on Tuesday to celebrate "Lancome Show by Alber Elbaz" in over-the-top, imaginative style, a fitting celebration of the new limited-edition eye makeup collection by Lanvin designer Alber Elbaz.
On the one...