| Feb 7, 2014
| 8:35 AM
Photographer Peter Lindbergh and actresses Vanessa Redgrave and Joely Richardson were honored for their contributions to the Foundation for AIDS Research on Wednesday night at amFAR's New York Gala. Grace Jones performed, wearing a fur, a leotard and a...
| Jan 19, 2014
| 3:00 AM
The fishtail hems, the fairy-tale details, the strapless silhouettes...
For so long, red carpets were a sea of sameness. You knew what you were going to see before you even tuned in.
Not so this awards show season.
The best dressed on the SAG Awards...
| Jan 4, 2014
Linda Johnson Rice remembers flying to Paris at age 7 for the couture shows with her mother, Eunice Johnson, on a buying trip for the Ebony Fashion Fair.
Around age 9 she was getting to know Michael Jackson, also 9, because her father, John H. Johnson,...
| Jan 12, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Red became the new black Sunday night at the 71st annual Golden Globe Awards.
"12 Years a Slave" actress Lupita Nyong'o stunned in a red-caped Ralph Lauren frock (and reminded this reporter of Jennifer Lawrence's grand entrance in a Calvin Klein...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 3:28 PM
Fashion Designers Expo: The three-day event, from Oct. 3 to 5, that launches up-and-coming design talent continues Friday night with a Poolside Swimwear Show featuring Adoro Swim by Maytee Martinez, a runway model who has stalked the catwalks of...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 9:14 AM
Purveyor of stylish face frames L.A. Eyeworks has announced the date of its annual "Big Sale" -- Oct. 25 through 27 at the 7407 Melrose Ave. location (only!). We're told the sale will include "treasures from the archives and recent gems," discounted...
| Oct 13, 2013
For the eighth annual Couture & Cocktails presented by The Joffrey Ballet's Women's Board, the world of dance and fashion came together in grand style Oct. 4 at the Park West. Nearly 300 guests enjoyed a luxurious fall runway show that featured designer...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 3:10 PM
I'm going to go ahead and call it: The "Gilt City Warehouse Sale" is the kind of fashion event that is so freakin' fierce it can make your nipples hard or your nether regions tumescent (Google it bee-yotches).
Gilt is the e-commerce super-duper-shopping...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 2:42 PM
This weekend, online shopping destination Gilt.com is going analog with the Gilt Warehouse Sale at Siren Studios in L.A., featuring racks and racks of clothing and accessories for women and men by Missoni, Vera Wang, Carolina Herrera, Paul Smith, John...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 8:45 AM
Long a vestige of T-shirts and preppy sweaters, the V-neck style is becoming a staple in bridal dresses, adding a sense of classic design and sensuality.
As brides look for strapless alternatives either for novelty or more coverage, V-necks are one...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 12:21 PM
At the moment, it seems everything's coming up roses on the red carpet.
I love the photo at top right from Thursday night's CW Network Young Hollywood Awards held in Santa Monica.
Actress Crystal Reed, left, is wearing a cabbage rose jacquard...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 3:57 PM
It is difficult to imagine that before 1950 the bridal industry did not exist. The growth of what is today a $70-billion dollar industry is reflected at the Pasadena Museum of History’s exhibition “I Do! I Do! Part II.”