| Jan 29, 2013
| 6:32 AM
NEW YORK (AP) — J.C. Penney is bringing back sales.
The struggling department store chain this week will begin adding back some of the hundreds of sales it ditched last year in hopes of luring shoppers who were turned off when the discounts...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 8:08 AM
NEW YORK (AP) — There won't be an easy fix for J.C. Penney — if it can be fixed at all.
As Mike Ullman takes the reins again less than two years after his departure, he faces a Herculean task to undo the mess left by CEO Ron Johnson, who was...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Vivienne Westwood mixed clothes with climate change, in a fall and winter 2012 menswear collection that riffed on the garb of polar explorers to show her support for David Attenborough's "Frozen Planet" documentary series....
| Feb 3, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Rent the Runway, the 2-year-old member website that rents out designer dresses and accessories for special occasions, is planning its first-ever pop-up shop in the Los Angeles area, just in time for Valentine's Day....
| Feb 26, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Mark Swed reviews Los Angeles Opera's sassy and well performed production of Benjamin Britten's "Albert Herring."...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 4:32 PM
L.A. has never had an art award to rival the Turner Prize from the Tate Museum or the Bucksbaum Award from the Whitney, until now. The Hammer Museum has just announced that a new $100,000 award called the Mohn Prize will be awarded to a local artist...
| Mar 27, 2012
If the pastels and florals of spring aren't your thing, try a tribal touch.
African-inspired beadwork and prints adorn tops from Sass & Bide and men's shorts from Agnes B. Exotic skins, batik and natural materials such as horn and raffia lend a boho vibe...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 11:10 AM
Neiman Marcus Fashion Director Ken Downing hosted an exclusive Spring Trend Runway Show for the department store's top forty customers Wednesday.
Downing, who you might have seen on "The Rachel Zoe Project" and "Project Runway All Stars", travels to...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 4:14 AM
For brides-to-be who want to tap into what's au courant this spring, remember: More is more when it comes to the veil; choose shoes you'll want to wear again; and find a sassy second dress for the reception.
Influenced by last year's wedding of Britain's...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 11:03 AM
The catwalk caper "Funkshion: Fashion Week Miami Beach" makes a runway return for its 20th season starting Wednesday night and running over four nights.
And as usual, the public can attend for free, as long as they RSVP online at Funkshion.com.
| Sep 5, 2012
| 11:50 AM
Here are just a few of the tried and true veteran designers we know will have a major impact with their spring collections during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week.
BCBG Max Azria (showcasing Thursday, Sept. 6) BCBG Max Azria's fall line was inspired by a...