| Feb 8, 2013
| 10:08 AM
NEW YORK -- Richard Chai showed his fall 2013 men’s and women’s fall 2013 runway collections at the Lincoln Center tents on Thursday, the first day of New York Fashion Week.
Inspiration: The designer seemed to be mining military motifs for...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 8:31 AM
In an interview with InStyle magazine, Salma Hayek acknowledges that people think she's beautiful, but she says she doesn't work at it. "I have never tried to be as beautiful as I can be," she said (making the rest of us feel like crumpled-up napkins). "I...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Fashion choices have long served as a hallmark of writer-director Sofia Coppola's films, from the gauzy underwear in the hazy, dreamlike opening of "Lost in Translation" to teenage Marie Antoinette's choice of blue Chuck Taylors.
But in her new movie...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 9:45 PM
NEW YORK -- Marc Jacobs closed out New York Fashion Week with a spectacular, sepia-tinted light show Thursday night at the Lexington Armory.
The scene: A runway in the round with a giant orb casting a warm, yellow glow on the crowd, which included Sofia...
| 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...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 4:46 PM
NEW YORK -- Russia had a bit of a fashion moment here this week, inspiring the fall 2013 collections of Ralph Lauren and several other designers, including Los Angeles-based Rozae Nichols.
Nichols showed her fall 2013 Clover Canyon collection, titled...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 4:52 PM
NEW YORK -- "Understated elegance. Like a whisper." That's how Los Angeles-based designer Juan Carlos Obando described his fall 2013 collection, shown Thursday afternoon at New York Fashion Week, in the salon of the Academy Mansion on the Upper East Side....
| Mar 3, 2013
Designers used bold, bright strokes on the runways this season with clean, geometric lines, stripes, grids, color-blocking and cutouts, creating visions that were at times modern and at times nostalgic.
At Louis Vuitton, Marc Jacobs staged a moving...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 8:10 AM
Christine Day, chief executive officer of fitness-wear purveyor Lululemon, is stepping down, it was announced on Monday. Day led the company through a period of explosive growth. But it isn't clear if her departure has anything to do with the firm's...
| Dec 30, 2012
Designer merry go round
Stefano Pilati was out at Yves Saint Laurent and in at Ermenegildo Zegna. Versus, Azzaro and Vionnet lost their designers, and Jil Sander was back in at Jil Sander, after Raf Simons left that label for Dior. Nicolas Ghesquière...
| Dec 31, 2012
| 12:27 PM
One of the things I always looked forward to this time of year was the "Year in SoFlo Fashion" that my gal-pal Joanie Cox-Henry would write for City Link.
I begged her to do it one mo' time for me because I can't replicate her panache (no matter how...
| May 21, 2013
The vibe: Wide, thin, horizontal or vertical, you will be wearing stripes this season (left to right)
Low: Black and white striped maxi dress, $70 at http://us.riverisland.com.
High: Marc Jacobs striped silk gown, $1,900, at http://...