| Dec 23, 2012
| 6:58 PM
Just skip down Michigan Avenue or any mall thoroughfare and you’ll discover an abundance of retail establishments, boutiques and upscale shops featuring women’s apparel. But where can you specifically find a variety of options to smartly strut...
| Dec 17, 2012
Dear Answer Angel: I gave my friend one of those old-timey napkin holders that you see in diners. Now the napkins are gone. Where do I find replacements?
Dear M.P.: Your question gives me the opening I've been waiting for to issue this...
| May 20, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Retailers are buzzing over Pinterest's ability to boost sales for their businesses. But Hollywood's remained mostly silent about its potential to fill movie theater seats. For now.
As studios step up their social media activity, movie marketers are...
| May 21, 2013
| 12:14 PM
“When you think of bras, you think of Victoria’s Secret,” said Allana Maiden of Richmond, Va.
Just not bras for mastectomy survivors, despite the heightened awareness Angelina Jolie brought to the issue last week.
| May 13, 2013
When Sarah Jessica Parker announced a couple of months ago that she had ditched Manolos for more sensible shoes, fashionistas everywhere died a little.
After all, Parker shot to super-stardom based off her fashion-obsessed “Sex and the City”...
| Mar 17, 2013
They've worked the "Runway" and become "Fashion Stars." And while an appearance on reality television is no guarantee of increased success in the fashion world, it has provided a definite boost to a few fortunate stylists and designers. Here's what some...
| Mar 5, 2013
Designer Derek Lam, whose work has been worn by first lady Michelle Obama, will launch a limited-edition collection for women at Kohl's stores and Kohls.com in April.
Part of Kohl's DesigNation concept, Lam's capsule features misses' dresses, skirts,...
| May 17, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Soup. It's the perfect one-dish meal. A little of this, a little of that -- before you know it, dinner is served. It's simple. But perhaps the best thing? Soup always seems to taste best the next day, after the flavors have really had a chance to marry....
| Mar 5, 2013
Like an angel on one shoulder and a devil on the other, "need" versus "want" dominates our internal dialogue as we shop.
Just as in any relationship, we should heed both, said Stacy London, author, co-founder of Style for Hire and co-host of TLC's...
| 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...
| Dec 30, 2012
Marni comes to L.A.
The Marni for H&M collection launched in L.A. with a star-studded soiree that included Drew Barrymore, Andrea Riseborough, Jessica Chastain, Milla Jovovich, Lily Collins, Freida Pinto and Winona Ryder. The setting — the 1926...