| Mar 27, 2013
| 12:19 AM
Why does the Pope wear red shoes? I saw Pope Benedict wearing them, but can’t remember seeing Pope John Paul II wearing them. What about the new pope? — Papal Watcher, Imperial County
The short answer is, the red papal shoes are meant...
| Jun 23, 2013
As one of a new generation of fine jewelry designers making the heirlooms of tomorrow, Irene Neuwirth is living the California dream.
In 13 years, she has gone from stringing vintage glass beads together in her Malibu apartment to having the top-selling...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 11:40 AM
Make Up For Ever has launched a series of small group lessons to teach customers some of the tricks of professional makeup application.
The classes are $25 each, and sessions are scheduled at 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. on Mondays through the end of July at...
| Jun 14, 2013
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| Mar 13, 2013
| 3:38 PM
My favorite Italian food is the kind you'd probably never recognize as Italian. No meatballs. No red sauce. Just the freshest ingredients, simply prepared.
So when I heard Dena Marino was doing just this sort of light, modern Italian at her MC Kitchen...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 6:37 AM
Colum McCann: The New York-based, Irish-born writer won the National Book Award in 2009 for his seventh novel, "Let the Great World Spin," and deservedly so. It's a magnificent, moving work that braids the stories of several New Yorkers during the...
| May 16, 2013
| 6:30 AM
When future generations want to understand how we lived at the dawn of the plugged-in, privacy-free, Paris Hilton-ized 21st century, there will likely be few films more instructive than "The Bling Ring." A spiritual sequel of sorts to "The Social Network,...
| May 16, 2013
| 2:30 PM
The fashionistas have invaded the Croisette.
The 66th Cannes Film Festival kicked off Wednesday night with a two-day celebration of the longstanding love affair between the film and fashion worlds rekindled by Prada-packed "The Great Gatsby" and Un...
| May 8, 2013
| 4:30 PM
The Good, the Baz and the Ugly
It donât mean a thing if it ainât got that bling in Baz Luhrmannâs "The Great Gatsby," which arrives six months after its originally scheduled December release date but...
| May 3, 2013
| 10:59 AM
Rebecca Hall loves designer labels. While promoting her new film "Iron Man 3," Hall showed off her expensive tastes on the red carpet.
"Shopping is a bit of a relaxing hobby for me, which is sometimes troubling for the bank balance," Hall told Vogue...
| May 2, 2013
| 7:34 AM
Director/producer/writer Baz Luhrmann must be pretty proud of his latest offering, "The Great Gatsby," due out May 10. At least it looked that way Tuesday night in New York at Prada's cocktail reception kicking off the SoHo store's exhibit of the movie'...
| Dec 9, 2012
For holiday parties, today's sophisticated man can take a cue from runways and red carpets by choosing tuxedos for formal occasions or components thereof for more casual events.
Fashion designers, obsessed as they are these days with all manner of...