| Jan 20, 2014
| 4:16 PM
Anthony Mayes was nearing age 50 when he got the first suit he ever owned, a dark gray Armani, and it seemed life, at last, would be better.
He'd just been released from his latest time behind bars, making it about 22 years of his life total, for an...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 12:44 PM
In his recently published "1913: The Year Before The Storm," German journalist Florian Illies compiles a fascinating and exhaustively researched month-by-month compendium of the events, personalities, culture, politics, technology and fashions that shaped...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 10:58 AM
Still thirsting for more couture? Twitter has set up #DayInTheLife of New York Fashion Week's VIPs.
The following folks are live tweeting about their experiences during the event. Read about the best parties, what's sashaying down the runway, the...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 6:10 AM
This season's beachwear will be dominated by retro pinup girl silhouettes, tribal prints, nautical stripes, flashy coverups — even rompers.
Step back, string bikinis. Swimwear this summer is more about modesty and style rather than skin.
| Oct 3, 2012
| 1:55 PM
Bargains fill the racks at the 45th annual Best Dressed Sale & Boutique this weekend in Baltimore. Every stitch has been donated to this high-end rummage sale that takes place in a cavernous carriage house, and all proceeds benefit Johns Hopkins Hospital....
| Aug 1, 2012
| 6:21 AM
Wedding Day: August 18, 2012
Her story: Nola Dobratz, 33, grew up in Chicago, Ill. She lives in Fells Point and is marketing director for Radcliffe Jewelers. Her father, Walter Dobratz, is deceased. Her mother, Nola Dobratz, is a retired accountant.
| Feb 7, 2013
| 5:15 AM
It's the dead of winter, which means that while the rest of us get ready for spring, high fashion is already showing us fall.
Photos from recent shows in Europe left us mostly breathless — except for a disaster from Chanel. From the monochromatic...
| Mar 30, 2011
| 2:21 PM
At first glance, Whitney Morris' second-floor walk-up resembles most bachelor pads. An office has been converted into a "man cave" filled with a keyboard, a couple of guitars and a computer. The kitchen looks virtually untouched. It isn't until you walk...
| Jan 23, 2011
| 11:33 AM
The proprietor of Handbags in the City has a fashion sense that favors the classical, whether he's wearing a belted Burberry trench coat with a standup collar, lounging in a Mulberry cashmere sweater or modeling a jacket lined with shearling.
| Jun 20, 2011
| 2:51 PM
A 47-year-old man was sentenced Monday to 30 months in prison followed by three years of supervised release after he was found guilty of selling counterfeit luxury apparel and accessories.
Marvin Johnson of Baltimore owned a store called "Prestigious...
| Sep 12, 2011
| 5:37 AM
MOVIES OPENING (Friday)
I Don’t Know How She Does It
The Lion King 3-D
Anderson (talk-show premiere; syndicated)
Monday Night Football: New England at Miami (season premiere; 7 p.m.; ESPN)
| Apr 10, 2014
| 9:39 AM
PARIS (Reuters) - Louis Vuitton sales to Chinese and European customers improved in the first quarter, parent LVMH , the world's biggest luxury group, said on Thursday after posting forecast-beating fashion and leather sales.
Fashion brand Louis Vuitton,...