| Oct 28, 2012
Here's a surprise: Some of the people on my list will be getting gifts from Neiman Marcus this holiday season. Here's another surprise: Chances are very good that some wealthy people will be giving their friends presents from Target.
(No, I haven't given...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 4:40 AM
In years past, Sima Blue would never have dreamed of stocking her Green Spring Station boutique with ivory sheath dresses, cream lace blazers and eggshell pleated skirts this late in the season.
But times are changing.
With major designers including...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 12:27 PM
Okay, so you're in Ocean City and you decide to do some shopping to unwind. If you're looking for some cheap souvenirs, there is nothing wrong with going to your nearest beach-item supermart. Or if you want the mall experience, there's always the recently...
| Sep 2, 2012
Bold, beautiful, even bejeweled, eyebrows are making a major statement. Full, impeccably groomed brows defined faces on key fall runways at Rodarte, Marc Jacobs, Donna Karan, Christian Dior and Valentino. Karl Lagerfeld drove the focus home most...
| Aug 28, 2012
Over the years, Bucktown’s shopping artery of Damen Avenue has seen plenty of big-name designers (Cynthia Rowley, Nanette Lepore, Marc by Marc Jacobs, Alexis Bittar) and chain stores (Club Monaco, Bebe, Lush) move in. This itinerary focuses on the...
| Sep 9, 2012
NEW YORK — Reality show stars-turned designers! Olympians fresh from performing feats of strength at the Summer Games! Peacockish bloggers taking pictures and typing on smartphones while walking on death-defying stilettos!
There is all that and...
| Jun 24, 2012
When a perfect 10 isn't enough, there's EleVen.
That's the name of tennis pro and sports style icon Venus Williams' new "tennis lifestyle brand," with its dresses, tops and bottoms designed to be worn on and off the court.
Williams, 32, is the winner of...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 6:10 AM
This season's beachwear will be dominated by retro pinup girl silhouettes, tribal prints, nautical stripes, flashy coverups — even rompers.
Step back, string bikinis. Swimwear this summer is more about modesty and style rather than skin.
| Jul 15, 2012
Bye, bye, side braid. Farewell, hair feather. Right now the cool kids are carried away with vibrant color.
There are the daredevils like Lady Gaga,Nicki Minaj and Katy Perry who use dye or wigs to achieve purple, blue or pink all over their heads...
| Nov 29, 2011
| 4:32 PM
Victoria Beckham won a top honor at the British Fashion Awards on Monday, as her dress and handbag line took Brand of the Year. Victoria Beckham thanked her team, husband David and four children for her success....
| Nov 9, 2011
| 4:32 PM
Chelsea Handler, Jennifer Lopez, Lea Michele, Gloria Steinem, Tory Burch and three generations of Bush women are among recipients of Glamour's Women of the Year Awards, presented by Marc Jacobs and Donatella Versace, among others....