| Sep 13, 2012
| 7:11 AM
In a year where spring collections were dominated by the usual suspects — trends such as pastels, animal patterns and ethnic prints — superior silhouettes, fine fabrics and choice of color helped designers stand out from the masses.
| Sep 19, 2012
| 7:23 AM
For some tips on fall clothing deals, check out ShopSmart magazine's October issue.
The Consumer Reports publication will feature a "Six Steps to Score Big Savings on Clothes," guide, the non-profit product testing organization said.
"This issue of...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 10:00 AM
The minute Janeen Simon found her perfect wedding dress, she knew she had to get another one.
Her first dress — a Maggie Sottero diamond-white, sweetheart-style frock adorned in ruffles and anchored by an asymmetrical train — was stunning,...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 3:02 PM
Stephanie Torrible's Reisterstown consignment shop specializes in secondhand designer duds. It also specializes in giving women a second chance — even those who never set foot in the Main Street store.
Clothing that doesn't sell and isn't reclaimed...
| Sep 23, 2012
The Emmys used to be seen as an early dress rehearsal for the seriously overloaded awards-season style gantlet that starts in January. But no longer.
Two of fashion's biggest red carpet stars — Nicole Kidman and Julianne Moore ("Hemingway &...
| 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.
| Jul 10, 2012
The runways aren’t for everyone.
The marathon of fashion shows centered on swimsuits rolls into Miami Beach again July 18-23 with thousands of swimwear manufacturers, buyers, designers, stylists, models and reporters. All of them are in town for...
| Jul 12, 2012
| 2:41 PM
There was no need to begin lining up for "American Idol"auditions outside the United Center early Thursday. Aspiring singers were given their 30 to 45 seconds with "Idol" producers based on when they picked up their wristbands during pre-registration,...
| 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...