| Oct 14, 2013
| 7:42 AM
The Los Angeles-based Band of Outsiders label has opened its first retail store -- a 1,768-square-foot space on the ground floor of a three-story building in Tokyo's Sendagaya neighborhood, with a showroom and offices occupying the upper floors. The...
| Oct 13, 2013
| 2:51 PM
PARIS — After 16 years at the helm of Louis Vuitton, Marc Jacobs showed his last collection for the French fashion house early this month. Charged during his tenure with designing accessories in addition to clothes, he helped create the phenomenon...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 10:23 PM
You don't want to think about it and neither do I: the end of summer. Bummer. However, there are some people — fashion experts, for instance — who actually enjoy thinking about fall and the things they (or we) can buy to stay in style for...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 5:18 PM
With its year-round lifestyle of sand, sea and surf, Los Angeles is a perennial creative touchstone for spring fashion collections.
So it's no surprise that our local landscape was an inspiration not only for the many L.A.-based designers who showed...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 7:22 AM
PARIS -- After 16 years at the helm of Louis Vuitton, Marc Jacobs showed his last collection for the French fashion house Wednesday morning. It was "for the showgirl in all of us," it said in the notes, a moving depiction of the Paris of our dreams on the...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 8:23 AM
Kim Kardashian made her first formal public appearance since the birth of daughter North, sitting front row at Givenchy's Paris Fashion Week Show with Kanye West on Sunday and wearing an outfit styled by Carine Roitfeld. The couple was joined in the front...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 4:53 PM
The theme of this year's Metropolitan Museum Costume Institute exhibit, "Punk: Chaos to Couture," may have been polarizing, but a shard of the statement-making punk look is defiantly sticking around for fall.
Plaid, or more specifically the criss-...
| 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.
| Oct 2, 2013
| 8:14 AM
Rihanna, who has a new TV fashion-competition show called "Styled to Rock" slated to premiere on Oct. 25 on Bravo, is Glamour's November cover girl. She tells the magazine her style icons are Nicole Richie and Princess Diana, but her love for fashion...
| Sep 19, 2013
You don't want to think about it and neither do I: the end of summer. Bummer.
However, there are some people — fashion experts, for instance — who actually enjoy thinking about fall and the things they (or we) can buy to stay in style for...
| 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://...
| Mar 3, 2013
One of the great joys of being a fashion critic is the ability to observe how designers all over the world riff on and reinterpret the L.A. look.
Watching the spring runway collections, whether I was sitting at a runway show in the crumbling Beekman...