| Jul 3, 2013
| 8:15 AM
The Origins of Preppy: John Meyer of Norwich
On view through Sept. 8., Mattatuck Museum, 144 West Main St., Waterbury, mattatuckmuseum.org
Imagine that you have taken LSD and suddenly find yourself inside the Bush family manse in Kennebunkport...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 9:08 AM
With the Supreme Court deciding two marriage equality cases Wednesday, and Twitter reaction coming fast and furious, I was interested to see how the fashion industry would respond.
The industry has been incredibly supportive of gay rights over the...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 1:00 PM
The fashion world famously embraced President Obama during his run for a second term. So much so that speculation reached a fever pitch that Vogue's Anna Wintour was to be rewarded with an ambassadorship.
Well, Obama won -- Wintour hasn't been named...
| May 24, 2013
| 7:19 AM
Kate Upton turned down Sherman Oaks teen Jake Davidson's invitation to go to prom, but he got a pretty good backup: swimsuit model Nina Agdal went with him on Thursday night. Agdal contacted Davidson after he asked Upton to prom in a video that went viral...
| May 20, 2013
| 11:02 AM
The following items were taken from La Grange, Oak Park and River Forest police reports.
•A suspicious person was reported following a group of girls and making them uncomfortable May 17 near the La Grange Public Library, 10 W....
| May 15, 2013
| 1:37 PM
After settling a lawsuit against Abercrombie & Fitch and Hollister Co., Robb Havassy ended up with 365 surfboards.
Ever since then, he's set out to diminish that number. On Thursday, he'll be raffling off 150 of the boards in Huntington Beach.
| Jul 13, 2012
Tony-winning costume designer
Tony Award winner Martin Pakledinaz, 58, who was one of Broadway's most sought-after costume designers, died Sunday at his New York City home after a long battle with cancer, said Patrick Herold, his...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 4:35 PM
Architect Douglas Ewing helps a Pasadena family restore an oddity in the canon of Craftsman design: A 1909 Arts and Crafts house with log chalet flourishes....
| Jul 28, 2012
| 8:02 AM
With the London Olympics in full swing, even those of us whose usual activity level consists of pressing buttons on the remote may get inspired to become more active. And to get started, it wouldn't hurt to look the part....
| Jul 27, 2012
| 4:12 PM
The Hudson's Bay Company has released sketches of the opening ceremony uniforms created for the Canadian Olympic team to wear in the opening ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games. They include a parade jacket inspired by the 1976 Montreal Olympics,...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Todd Snyder, formerly senior VP of menswear at J. Crew, launched his namesake menswear line in 2011. Three collections later, he's been named one of the best new menswear designers in America by GQ magazine, followed by a CFDA Swarovski award nomination.....
| Apr 22, 2012
| 4:32 PM
It's Earth Day, which means you might be planting a tree, promising to start composting or breaking your disposable water bottle habit. Writer Susan Carpenter has been doing those kinds of things and more for quite awhile now. So when she recently decided...