| Sep 18, 2013
| 4:14 PM
New York-based designer Joseph Altuzarra has taken the spotlight in L.A. this week, co-hosting an Emmys kick-off party, and designing the interior of the green room where stars will hang out backstage during the awards show Sunday night.
| 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 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...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 8:43 AM
Marion Cotillard wore a striking dress from Dior Haute Couture to the "Waltz With Monica" premiere at the 13th Marrakech International Film Festival on Wednesday. The elegant dress adds a touch of whimsy with orange-and-black-striped silk layered under...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 1:04 PM
Fashion and fun for a cause are on tap Friday at a fundraiser planned to help victims of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines.
The typhoon tore through six Philippine islands in November, leaving almost 6,000 people dead, more than 1,700 missing and...
| Apr 21, 2013
In last week's Fashion Diary column, I wrote about the wardrobe choices of Gwyneth Paltrow during her recent publicity tour through L.A., when she appeared at events promoting her new cookbook and personal trainer Tracy Anderson's new fitness studio....
| May 15, 2013
| 3:25 PM
Los Angeles denim company THVM has a very colorful collaboration with artist William Lemon III set to go on sale starting Monday at Weltenbuerger.
The unisex collection of tops and bottoms balance unique fit and brilliant prints, hand-painted on a...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 9:54 AM
PARIS -- Stella McCartney showed her spring 2014 collection Monday morning at the gilded Opera Garnier.
The inspiration: Understated seduction. Fluid silhouettes playing on transparency and opacity, according to show notes.
The look: Sweet in the...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 9:11 AM
PARIS -- There was a Jeff Koons-like sculpture of a bouquet of flower pots, a glass case vitrine dripping with gold chains and a overgrown camellia flower-as-fiber-art.
Even now that we've come to expect over-the-top runway show sets from Karl...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 4:13 PM
Miranda Kerr might be the second-highest paid model in the world, but don't be intimidated: She's really all about balance, professionally and personally.
"My life is more balanced than ever," she says in the November edition of Cosmopolitan. "There was...
| Oct 13, 2013
PARIS — Step-dancing hijinks, jungles of flowers and enough art world inspiration to fill a Chanel-branded gallery.
The spring 2014 collections shown at Paris Fashion Week this fall were entertaining, to say the least.