| Nov 19, 2012
It's not unusual for business owners, even male business owners, to describe the start of their companies using the metaphor of childbirth. But when Shelly Sun tells her version, it hits closer to home, and not just because she's a mom.
The CEO and...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 1:48 PM
It's enough to make the hairs on the back of your neck stand up on end.
Imagine The Pavilion at The Colony Hotel in Palm Beach turned into a great big pop-up shop of luxury brand merch. Go on, imagine it....I'll wait.
The shopping wonderland is...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 8:51 AM
Of course you've heard by now that Dr. Jill Biden wore Lela Rose to the inauguration yesterday.
Well, today the designer label is having a trunk show at Neiman Marcus in Boca Raton from 1 to 3 p.m. in Designer Sprostwear on level 2.
| Oct 21, 2010
| 4:03 PM
Luxury retailer Neiman Marcus has transformed its 84-year-old Christmas catalog into an application for what's anticipated to be this year's hot electronics gift: Apple's iPad.
By putting the 2010 Christmas Book into an iPad app, Neiman Marcus is keeping...
| Jan 21, 2012
| 2:25 PM
The work of Barry Sellers, draper at Hartford Stage for 30 years, is being celebated with an exhibit that features costumes, photographs and commentary at the theater. An invitation only reception will be held Monday at 6 p.m. at the theater.
| May 29, 2012
| 8:40 AM
DALLAS — On June 13, Larry Hagman's formidable eyebrows will welcome you back to a new "Dallas" TV series on TNT, and the city to our north is once again ready to bask in the spotlight of oil-rich backbiters.
Let's clarify one thing right from...
| Feb 15, 2012
"I didn't bring you to Paris to make art; I brought you here to do the buttons and bows," Harper's Bazaar editor Carmel Snow famously snapped at photographer Lillian Bassman during a fashion shoot for the magazine in the late 1940s.
But Bassman's fashion...
| Jan 20, 2011
Georgia Carroll Kyser, a fashion model in the 1930s and '40s who became an actress and a singer with her husband Kay Kyser's big band, died Friday in Chapel Hill, N.C. She was 91.
The cause was not revealed.
Born Nov. 18, 1919, in Blooming Grove, Texas,...
| Dec 15, 2011
Marvin Saul was a uranium miner who had gone bust when he flipped a coin in the late 1950s to decide where to strike out next from Utah. Heads meant Los Angeles; tails Dallas.
Heads, and generations of future deli-goers on the Westside, won out.
| Jan 16, 2011
Having dinner with Michael Kors is like having dinner with Auntie Mame. When you sit down with him, you know nobody is going to be at a loss for words or laughs.
Over hamburgers and vodkas a few nights before his spring runway show last September, he was...
| Aug 12, 2011
| 8:49 AM
The Parkways Foundation hosted its fifth annual GALApalooza, which was the official preview party for Lollapalooza. Guests relaxed on white leather lounges around the Petrillo Music Shell to listen to rock entertainment. For the first time, three...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 6:45 AM
How did the Cubs’ Kerry Wood spend the night before his team’s season opener against the Washington Nationals at Wrigley Field?
By decorating cupcakes.
Wood — all 6-foot-5 of him — squeezed the cream cheese frosting out of a...