| Feb 28, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Beckoning warmth, longer days, the open road. Wasting time, getting lost, letting curiosity be your guide.
It's the season of wanderlust.
So is it any wonder that for spring collections, many designers looked to the world of travel for inspiration?...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 6:32 AM
NEW YORK -- So bad it's good.
That's what came to mind while I was watching the dynamic Proenza Schouler runway show Wednesday night at New York Fashion Week. And I mean it in the best possible way.
Designers Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 1:34 PM
At the Calvin Klein show on Thursday afternoon, designer Franciso Costa mixed street wear with nomadic-looking knits for a look that hinted at '90s-era grunge, particularly with every model wearing Doc Marten-style flat utility boots.
Fashion "It girl"...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 3:04 PM
Ralph Lauren made fashion news Thursday at New York Fashion Week by launching the first Polo women's collection on the runway, showing 25 looks before his high-end Collection pieces.
He told the industry publication Women's Wear Daily that he was...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 8:44 AM
Oscar nominee and awards season red carpet standout Jared Leto has been making the scene at New York Fashion Week. And maybe making a scene or two, as well. Flirting with models seems to be part of his gameplan, as reported by Celebuzz and as seen in...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 9:43 AM
The coolest store now open in downtown L.A. is called Acne Studios. That’s right. Get over it.
If you don’t know, Acne (an acronym for Ambition to Create Novel Expression) was founded in 1996 in Stockholm by musician-turned-fashion...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 12:43 PM
I am obsessed with Target's designer collaborations. Ever since Luella partnered with Target in 2006, I have been a faithful follower of Target’s Go International collections as well as all its designer partnerships. I’ll never understand...
| Aug 21, 2011
Can Pendleton conquer the hipster class? For many, the brand is associated with career clothes and mom jeans, with Indian blankets and plaid shirts worn by the Beach Boys.
But Pendleton has been working to attract a new generation of contemporary...
| Aug 28, 2011
Much of what's out there for fall looks like it could have been ripped from the pages of Cowboys and Indians magazine: arrow print maxi-skirts, blanket-stripe ponchos, suede jackets with swinging fringe, cowboy booties and T-shirts with more Navajo...
| Sep 25, 2011
London Fashion Week ended a few days ago, but next month, 12 of the city's top designers plan to hit the road, bringing their clothes to Los Angeles in a bid for red carpet stardom.
The London Show Rooms Los Angeles is scheduled to take place Oct. 17-...
| Dec 30, 2012
Flat smoking slippers in velvet or satin and wedge sneakers with studs and straps overtook sky-high platforms in the fashionable footwear race.
Whether it was tiny Union Jacks, tuxedos, stripes, crystal flowers or...