| Aug 25, 2014
| 7:57 AM
Katy Perry and rapper Riff Raff arrived at the VMAs on Sunday night wearing matching mixed denim outfits. (Perry later Tweeted that her gown was custom Versace.) It was a tribute to the denim looks Britney Spears and Justin Timberlake wore to the 2001...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 12:58 PM
The pale gray machine, its chassis stamped 3851GT, rolled off an assembly line in Maranello, Italy, on Sept. 11, 1962.
Its first four owners abused it, thrashing through the skinny, pock-marked road courses of Europe. One of its first race drivers was...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 9:44 AM
Boutique confectionery Dylan’s Candy Bar plans to open its fifth free-standing store, and first in the Midwest, on the Magnificent Mile in spring 2015.
The candy store founded by Dylan Lauren – daughter of famed fashion designer Ralph Lauren...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 8:16 AM
Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, likes a bargain as much as anyone -- and she was spotted shopping at the designer outlets at Bicester Village in Oxfordshire, England, on Sunday, People reports. Among her stops were Ralph Lauren and Valentino. [People]...
| Aug 10, 2014
| 5:00 AM
A young woman named Mariona lounges on her knees and forearms. She wears a provocative expression and tight red American Apparel booty shorts.
The advertisement's headline: "Made in USA — Sweatshop Free."
The ads sell a racy image, but just as...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 6:06 PM
Eileen Ford, the doyenne of the modeling business, whose Ford agency set standards for the industry, launched superstars such as Brooke Shields, Christie Brinkley and Naomi Campbell, and shaped American ideals of beauty in the 1960s and beyond, died...
| Apr 18, 2014
Here are three books for all of you fashionistas out there.
Fashionable Selby by Todd Selby, Abrams, 348 pages, $35
Are you the nosy type? Someone who loves to see how other people live? Can't get enough of the photos of celebrities' closets and...
| May 9, 2014
| 10:51 AM
The event: The CHIPS spring luncheon and fashion presentation, benefiting the Children’s Institute Inc., featured a runway show of Ralph Lauren’s fall 2014 collection. The name of the organization -- begun by daughters and daughters-in-law of...
| May 9, 2014
| 6:25 PM
Angelina Jolie has conjured up a couple of pairs of red-soled Christian Louboutin heels for her "Maleficient" press tour, and, boy, are they wickedly whimsical.
Jolie, who plays the villainous queen in Disney's latest adaptation of the "Sleeping...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 1:51 PM
HD Buttercup, the cavernous home furnishings mecca with locations in Culver City and San Francisco, has announced it will open a third location, at the South Coast Collection in Costa Mesa in October.
The 40,000-square-foot showroom will be designed...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 7:18 AM
A U.S. Senate committee on consumer protection took television health guru Dr. Mehmet Oz to the woodshed Tuesday for promoting weight-loss products that are unproven on his show, CNN reports. "I don't get why you need to say this stuff when you know it's...
| May 14, 2014
| 10:02 AM
Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, flew solo Tuesday night for a charity dinner at Windsor Castle -- but despite his wife's absence, there was no lack of glamour surrounding the royal.
Wills was hosting the event, sponsored by designer Ralph Lauren, to...