| Sep 13, 2012
| 7:11 AM
In a year where spring collections were dominated by the usual suspects — trends such as pastels, animal patterns and ethnic prints — superior silhouettes, fine fabrics and choice of color helped designers stand out from the masses.
| Sep 17, 2012
| 3:02 PM
Stephanie Torrible's Reisterstown consignment shop specializes in secondhand designer duds. It also specializes in giving women a second chance — even those who never set foot in the Main Street store.
Clothing that doesn't sell and isn't reclaimed...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 8:04 AM
Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz urged county employees and residents to turn Purple Friday into Purple and Orange Friday in anticipation of "an incredible weekend of sports."
"This won't be easy," Kamenetz said in an email to county employees. ...
| Aug 20, 2010
| 6:11 AM
Jane Randall, a 19-year-old graduate of Roland Park Country School, will be one of 14 contestants on the upcoming season of " America's Next Top Model," which premieres Sept. 8.
The five-foot-nine Randall lists Ralph Lauren as her favorite designer,...
| Aug 10, 2008
On stage a few weeks ago at the Music Box Theater at the Borgata Hotel, Idina Menzel (star of Broadway's Rent and Wicked) admitted having some anxiety about bringing her singing act to this seaside resort. A peasant dress she'd worn when performing in...
| Mar 3, 2009
Go here: This waterfront city features a slew of attractions, the most popular of which are indoors. We're talking about casinos, casinos, casinos. But there's been a concerted effort over the past few years to expand Atlantic City's attractions beyond...
| Mar 11, 2004
Limited-access highways can be great ways to get between points quickly. But in the Baltimore-Washington area, speedy travel along I-95 or even its more scenic sister, the Baltimore-Washington Parkway, is never guaranteed. When you're stuck in traffic...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 8:57 PM
Gap said it will no longer allow the sale of real fur on its online marketplace Piperlime after receiving pressure from animal rights activists and a teacher's Change.org petition that collected more than 52,000 signatures.
Gap already bans fur from...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 1:42 PM
Chic comfort, warm style thrive – and florals, brights not fading this season
Fall fashion is looking pretty practical. Yes, practical — as in wearable and warm.
But before you start picturing polar fleece vests and oversize snowsuits...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 7:45 PM
It was a busy and bittersweet Saturday at Fleetwood Antiques in Kutztown, where Elaine and Jerry Arak were preparing to close their doors after nearly 30 years in business.
It was busy, of course, because it was a beautiful, sunny September Saturday,...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 8:00 AM
From '60s-inspired bangs and the comeback of cornrows to elaborate new takes on the ponytail, fall's latest hair looks offer styling inspiration. But translating catwalk hair to the sidewalk isn't so simple — not everyone in Hollywood has a personal...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 4:14 AM
When Winter Park brothers Drew and Alec Christy compete on “Survivor,” they say viewers will see them as they really are.
Drew, 25, is a model and says his “overdose of confidence” works for him. “In the game, I didn’...