| May 12, 2013
If you're in the market for lingerie, you're in good company.
The intimate apparel industry as a whole is on the rise, according to Marshal Cohen, chief industry analyst at the NPD Group.
"Sales in the women's market started off slow in 2012 but...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 12:41 PM
Does it make you a little sad that women get all the glam when it comes to retail in SoFlo?
It's time for the male peacock to shake his tailfeathers as Neiman Marcus in Bal Harbour opens a new Dolce & Gabbana men's boutique this Thursday, Feb. 7....
| May 13, 2013
| 4:28 PM
For more than seven years, when her husband Howard was chief executive officer of Barney's New York starting in 2001, Sharon Socol was his "plus one" at all manner of fashion events, from runway shows to fancy dinners and glitzy parties. A self-described...
| May 14, 2013
| 8:54 AM
(Published June, 2012)
The Miami Heat don't just battle on the basketball court. There are some serious fashion wars being waged as well.
Think hot pink pants. Fake glasses. Sweet suits.
And fashion stylists who plan for the season as much as...
| May 8, 2013
| 3:40 PM
Memo to the skeptics: Orlando appears to be supporting three children's hospitals just fine, thank you very much.
Ask Olympic gymnast Gabby Douglas. Or Ashley Greene of "Twilight" fame. Jameer Nelson or Johnny Damon could tell you.
Shaq even made a...
| May 9, 2013
| 10:53 PM
Ottavio Missoni, patriarch of the Italian luxury fashion brand built on zigzag-patterned knitwear, died Thursday at his home in Sumirago, Italy. He was 92.
A family spokesman announced his death but did not give the cause.
The Missoni label gained...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 7:25 AM
Nigel Barker - that sauve photographer that used to be on Tyra Banks' "Top Model" and is now on Naomi Campbell's "The Face" - is going all "RAW" on us.
That's the title of his new photography exhibition that he will be unveiling at Coral Gables' Village...
| May 10, 2013
By the time Barbara Tfank began designing for Michelle Obama in 2011, the intense focus on the first lady's fashion choices had relented.
Which is one reason Tfank (pronounced tee-fank) remains a secret weapon even as Obama has worn Tfank's feminine...
| Dec 9, 2012
As the doting wife of hotel and real estate scion Rick Hilton, the mother hen to tabloid darlings Paris and Nicky Hilton, and the aggrieved childhood friend of Michael Jackson, Kathy Hilton has always been one step to the left of the spotlight.
| Sep 26, 2012
| 5:03 PM
A California lawmaker who pleaded no contest earlier this year to shoplifting charges is seeking another elected office. Assemblywoman Mary Hayashi (D-Hayward) will hold a fundraiser Wednesday night in the Bay Area for her campaign for Alameda County...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 12:43 PM
A 36-year-old parolee who went on shopping sprees on Rodeo Drive and Century City, charging thousands of dollars on credit cards obtained through identity theft, was sentenced Monday to more than seven years in prison....
| Oct 9, 2012
| 4:32 PM
The nine aspirational items in the book also include a $1 million set of watches paired with a trip to Paris; a $100,000 hen house; a $70,000 piece from artist Robert Wilson; and a $250,000 dinner for 10 prepared by famous chefs....