| Sep 26, 2013
Plaid, or more specifically the criss-crossed vertical and horizontal lined pattern called tartan, is a ubiquitous print this season and no wonder. It's essentially a neutral when it comes to fall's other big trends, grunge and punk.
| Sep 1, 2013
This is the year of punk. Vogue magazine decreed it to be so, and the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute chimed in with its "Punk: Chaos to Couture" exhibition this spring.
When Kim Kardashian, Miley Cyrus, Nicole Richie and others turned...
| Aug 22, 2013
It took five years for New York fashion designer Phillip Lim to feel both he and Target were ready to collaborate, but the preparation produced a back-to-school collection that is "entirely something Target didn't have before" Lim said in an email....
| Jul 13, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Sure, summer uniforms (a.k.a. anything that's lightweight and airy) are what you want to wear this time of year, but that's no reason to retire your staples from last season. Rather than invest in a completely new a warm-weather wardrobe, why not update...
| Feb 10, 2013
NEW YORK — What's most notable about the lineup for the fall-winter 2013 season at New York Fashion Week, which began Wednesday and includes 300-plus runway shows and presentations over eight days, is how many accessible, everyday-wear brands like...
| Jan 13, 2013
If there were a social hierarchy for independent boutiques in the proverbial school lunchroom that is L.A., the cool kids would likely sit on West 3rd Street — and not just for close proximity to the Chinese chicken salad at Joan's on Third....
| Sep 2, 2012
Forget the Gossip Girls, Joan Holloway, Bettie Page and those other retro chicks. There is a new feminine ideal this fall, and she kicks butt. If the last five years have been dominated by the preening and pristine women of "Mad Men," we are now...
| Sep 2, 2012
Pow! Hot-hued, high-impact accessories can put the finishing touch on the season's sporty looks. Take a vibrant piece, like Marni's cherry-red perforated leather bag, or 3.1 Phillip Lim's vivid yellow gold leather boots, and pair with a dress, a button-...
| Feb 17, 2013
We saw a record-setting snowstorm, a disgraced designer given a second chance and Santa Cruz cited as a fashion inspiration. New York Fashion Week, which wrapped up Thursday night, was as crazy as ever.
Here are the week's big takeaways about coming...
| 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...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 8:14 AM
The new Prince of Cambridge, born Monday to Prince William and Katherine, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, will be baptized in a copy of the christening robe that Queen Victoria had made for her eldest daughter in 1841, The Times' Patt Morrison tells...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 7:43 AM
Lady Gaga appears in clown face and, at times, an odd-looking shave-side hairstyle in the lyric video for her single "Applause," which is from her forthcoming "ARTPOP" album. The video was posted on YouTube this week, and other than the makeup, Gaga looks...