| Sep 11, 2014
| 5:26 PM
With etiquette experts imposing a post-Labor Day moratorium on white clothing, shoes and belts, fashion designers are stowing summer apparel and dressing the well-heeled in dark-colored fall pieces.
Linen? Out. Leather? In.
For 10 days, select Orange...
| Sep 5, 2014
Is fashion moving beyond brands?
Chanel supermarket-inspired black brass basket tote interlaced with calfskin and chain hardware, $12,500 at select Chanel boutiques; (800) 550-0005
Chanel Plexiglas, metal, lacquer and polyester Candy logo cuff...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 1:30 PM
Does Beverly Hills need a new power lunch spot? We're about to find out. Barneys New York is renovating its fifth-floor restaurant space (goodbye, Barney Greengrass) and plans to open an outlet of Freds, its signature restaurant, next month....
| Aug 6, 2013
| 4:49 PM
PARIS — Full disclosure: I love-love-love this city. In the springtime. In the fall. In the summer, when it sizzles. In the winter, when it drizzles (though not so much when it snows!) Merci, Cole Porter.
I visit twice a year on business, for...
| Nov 23, 2013
As one local puts it, "People go to Hollywood to see the handprints. When people think of what they see on TV — reality shows, the glamour, 'Entourage' — that's West Hollywood."
As its name suggests, West Hollywood is bounded on the east...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 9:11 AM
When it comes to dressing up in Hollywood, the Teen Choice Awards ceremony, held Sunday night at Universal City, is a strange beast.
If you’re a star older than the show’s Clearasil demographic, you want to look young and hip. If you are a...
| Aug 23, 2013
A bargain is always a thrill. It's why I am willing to poke through bins of ratty-looking stuff at a thrift store or paw the racks at the Salvation Army looking for hidden treasure.
It's still rousing to gaze at the $6.99 Manolo Blahniks that I found at...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 3:05 PM
It's time to look at this fall's hot new fashions. I heard you've been feeling good about yourself and it's time to take you down a notch.
Have you seen any of these clothes? We are told that "houndstooth is the new black." How many of you want to...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 7:12 AM
As I noted previously this week, the October magazines are almost upon us, and I won't mind at all that Cosmopolitan's offering includes Darren Criss as the monthly Cosmo Guy. Criss, a star of "Glee," has been one of the notably best dressed dudes on...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 5:14 PM
Designer Stella McCartney and her longtime friend actress and Goop founder Gwyneth Paltrow have partnered for an exclusive, limited-edition Stella McCartney x Goop capsule collection ($695-$1,895), which launched last Thursday on Paltrow’s ...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 8:34 AM
In the aftermath of her uber attention-getting performance at MTV's Video Music Awards, twerking, foam-finger-flinging Miley Cyrus was reportedly fired from a planned Vogue cover shoot. But she's on the cover of October's Harper's Bazaar. The magazine...