| May 17, 2013
| 6:11 AM
Suffice to say that Mozart and librettist Lorenzo Da Ponte weren't thinking about Proposition 8 when they composed "The Marriage of Figaro."
The 1786 comic opera follows bullying Count Almaviva's efforts to invoke droit du seigneur to sexually conquer...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 3:04 PM
There's a whole lot of L.A. talent fronting the Russian edition of Garage magazine's Fall/Winter 2013 issue, thanks to Rodarte's Kate and Laura Mulleavy and artist John Baldessari, who collaborated on the cover.
The cover image is reproduced from a...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 9:32 AM
Lena Dunham, Lily Collins, Diane Kruger, Lea Michele, Jessica Pare, Victoria and David Beckham, and many more descended on the Chateau Marmont on Wednesday afternoon to celebrate up-and-coming fashion talent, the 10 designer finalists of the 2013 CFDA/...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Back in the days when Adrian, Edith Head and James Galanos were designing, Los Angeles had fashion workrooms to rival the couture ateliers in Paris.
L.A. stylist and society maven Mary Alice Haney wants to bring that dressmaking tradition back with...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 7:00 AM
It was a fortuitous paint spill that led 21-year-old Cameron Helm from his studies at the San Francisco Art Institute to his current gig as an up-and-coming fashion designer in L.A.
"I was working on a canvas series in the studio, and paint was dripping...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 9:43 AM
O the Oprah Magazine declares that 2014 is "your year to shine." To lead the way, Oprah herself undergoes a makeover in the January issue, transforming from pajama-clad frump with curlers in her hair to glamour queen. Inside, she talks about her...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 4:45 PM
PARIS -- L.A.-based Hedi Slimane, the most controversial designer working today, threw the fashion world into a tizzy with his first two collections for the storied French house of Saint Laurent.
And he did it again Monday night in Paris.
| Feb 18, 2014
| 7:45 AM
Jay Z released a lyric inspired by fashion designer Tom Ford last year -- "I don’t pop Molly, I rock Tom Ford" -- and he appeared on tour last year wearing a shirt emblazoned with the number "61" (a reference to the designer's birth year) and with...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 12:23 PM
NEW YORK -- The fashion force was with Rodarte designers Kate and Laura Mulleavy on Tuesday when they presented the strongest collection of their career, capped off by five stunning finale gowns incorporating classic artwork from the "Star Wars" films....
| Jan 28, 2013
| 4:00 AM
Though the SAG Awards may not have the global draw of the Golden Globes and Oscars, that underdog quality can make the red carpet fashion all the more interesting. Not as much at stake means more risk-taking and more chances for lesser-known designers...
| Mar 3, 2013
Hollywood has had a love affair with head-turning white gowns both on-screen and off for more than half a century. Who can forget Marilyn Monroe's white Travilla halter dress billowing around her waist as she stands atop a subway grate in the 1955 film...