| Feb 11, 2014
| 12:45 PM
NEW YORK -- Having seen two models at two different presentations in the last 24 hours faint (and I mean hit the floor hard), the idea of beauty and sacrifice has been on my brain this New York Fashion Week. (I mean, really, are we putting women on a...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 12:08 PM
"You Bug Me." That's was the phrase emblazoned across the front of a sweater in Vera Wang's moody fall 2014 collection. It was definitely one of my favorite statement sweaters in a season of many.
Wang's collection is always darkly romantic, but this...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 3:28 AM
If you had you eye on something in the Neiman Marcus+Target holiday collection, it is 50 percent off at Target.
The holiday collection debuted early this month with more than 50 hot items includes clothing, accessories and home goods designed by Thom...
| Jan 21, 2013
| 6:02 PM
The American fashion industry held its breath on Inauguration Day for a series of Big Reveals.
Word came quickly that the navy check coat and dress Michelle Obama wore to the morning prayer service at St. John's Episcopal Church was from American...
| Jan 22, 2013
No critic could find fault with how first lady Michelle Obama looked in her ruby-colored Jason Wu gown and freshly cropped bangs at the inauguration balls. She radiated warmth and sophistication, and the red velvet and chiffon halter-top design...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 7:00 AM
NEW YORK -- It was Thom Browne’s moment to seize. After being thrust into the international spotlight during the presidential inauguration last month for creating First Lady Michelle Obama’s superbly tailored, navy blue silk tie jacquard...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 9:38 AM
NEW YORK -- After a hiatus of several seasons, Los Angeles based designer Trina Turk returned to New York Fashion Week over the weekend, showing her fall-winter 2013 collection titled "California Modern" in a presentation at Lincoln Center.
| Feb 12, 2013
| 10:06 AM
NEW YORK -- Rich and refined. Those are the words to describe Tory Burch's stellar fall 2013 collection shown Tuesday morning at the Pierre Hotel on the southeast side of Central Park.
The inspiration: The rich textures of Gustav Klimt portraits. Art...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 1:32 PM
NEW YORK -- The hounds-tooth check is turning out to be a trend with some serious legs this season. After first gathering steam at the Milan and Paris men’s ready-to-wear shows (at Calvin Klein, Paul Smith and Versace, among others), we first...
| Dec 9, 2012
For holiday parties, today's sophisticated man can take a cue from runways and red carpets by choosing tuxedos for formal occasions or components thereof for more casual events.
Fashion designers, obsessed as they are these days with all manner of...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 7:09 PM
NEW YORK -- Padded white walls, headless plaster bodies hanging from the ceiling and models doling out meds (actually white M&Ms). Had it finally come to this, had we all landed in the fashion insane asylum? One never knows the intention with designer...