| Apr 24, 2011
It seems as if almost every celebrity and Real Housewife is launching her own jewelry line as of late — and that means the pool for beautiful, well-crafted accessories has become a little murky. If you think it's difficult to see the shiny gems amid...
| Nov 21, 2010
When it comes to L.A. shopping and style, it doesn't get much more legendary than Fred Segal. The retailer — who set up his first Fred Segal shop almost 50 years ago in West Hollywood — is a trendsetter, and the various stores he's operated...
| Nov 28, 2010
If you spent Black Friday fighting hordes at the mall, or if you haven't started holiday shopping yet because you're dreading it, consider: When was the last time someone told you that all you had to do was shop to make the world a better place?
| Dec 5, 2010
British fine jewelry designer Stephen Webster is famous for treating diamonds, emeralds and rubies with an irreverence typically reserved for rhinestones.
Recent pieces from his eponymous collection include a ring festooned with a giant lobster made of...
| May 22, 2011
MAC Cosmetics is celebrating summer with a new collection inspired by quintessential California girls.
Surf, Baby — the jauntily named capsule collection from the mega makeup brand — launches at MAC counters on Thursday.
And, as expected, it...
| May 8, 2011
When jewelry designer Kathryn Bentley and handbag designer Clare Vivier — who share a pared-down luxury aesthetic — outgrew their respective home offices, they set out to find a shared design studio.
The duo's ideal workspace turned out to be...
| Jul 10, 2011
François Bon knows about the hidden cemetery just behind the Grande Arche, a minimalist monument to modernity that looms over France's version of Wall Street, or La Défense. The decision to surround the office buildings in one of Europe's largest...
| Mar 23, 2011
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Stefani Greenfield has been a retailer, a consultant and a TV pitchwoman. And now she's setting her sights on the accessories business with Theodora & Callum, a new label launching now. The collection of shoes, clutch purses, scarves and jewelry......
| Mar 30, 2011
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Several bronze headstones were removed from grave sites at Downey Cemetery, which dates to the 19th century and counts Civil War veterans among those buried there, police said. Downey police were called to the cemetery in the 12900 block of......
| Apr 5, 2011
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Moravian is the NCAA Division III winner of the 2011 Women’s Basketball Coaches Association Pink Zone contest. The contest is an effort to reward participating teams in the WBCA Pink Zone who also are raising funds for the Kay Yow/WBCA......
| Apr 8, 2011
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Friday turned into beat-up-the-dollar day in world markets, as the greenback tumbled against many other major and minor currencies. The DXY index (charted below), which measures the buck against six other key currencies, slid 1% to 74.86, its lowest...
| Apr 8, 2011
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MoonEx, a Silicon Valley start-up, looking to mine the moon....