| Nov 13, 2013
| 2:30 PM
When you’re a fashion designer looking for exposure in the industry, you show your collection on the runways in New York or Europe. When you are looking for exposure to the world, you come to L.A.
British designers invaded L.A. last week in search...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Wes Anderson fans waiting with baited breath for his sure-to-be stunningly vibrant (if a little ironically hipster-fueled) "The Grand Budapest Hotel" to be released early next year can get their fix via the Internet: The director has reteamed with...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Richard Avedon was one of the most accomplished photographers of the last 50 years and a new solo exhibition of his work at the Gagosian Gallery in Beverly Hills, "Avedon: Women," explores his interpretations of beauty, both conventional and...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 10:07 AM
PARIS -- Miuccia Prada had a starry front row at her Miu Miu show Wednesday, with Michelle Dockery, Lena Dunham, Dianna Agron, Rashida Jones and other lovelies sitting pretty.
The look: Little girl living in a fairy tale of her own imagination.
| Nov 23, 2013
| 5:56 PM
Forget Black Friday, it's "Fabulous Friday" to South Coast Plaza.
The high-end shopping center plans extra concierges armed with complimentary bottled water and added valets to ease crowded parking lots.
Preferred customers and media can sip...
| Nov 24, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Kerry Washington is everywhere.
On the covers of magazines; live-tweeting her hit show, "Scandal," with her fans (who call themselves gladiators); hosting "Saturday Night Live"; and soon to be in ads for Neutrogena as the L.A.-based beauty company's new...
| Nov 28, 2013
Today's designer consignment looks nothing like the college snapshot of students pawing through piles for that Prada in the rough.
Hollywood's A-list regularly walks the red carpet in couture from Decades, the luxury consignment store that starred in...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 8:11 AM
Harry Styles of One Direction took home the British Style Award at the British Fashion Awards on Monday in London. The 19-year-old received the award from Alexa Chung, herself the winner for the last three years, and model Jack Guinness. He beat out other...
| Dec 6, 2013
Dear Answer Angel Ellen: I have been invited to a black-tie dinner at a fancy private club. Is a knee-length dress acceptable attire? The dress I would wear is sleeveless, decorated with rhinestones around the neckline and around the edges of the three-...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 4:37 PM
LAS VEGAS — Las Vegas is changing. Not the strip, a symphony of ersatz that only knows how to become more so. Along with a phony Paris or sham Sphinx, the city has a fairly recent faux Frank Gehry design that serves as a home to high-end shops,...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 8:26 AM
We've known for a long time that Prince George would be christened in a replica of a christening gown made for Queen Victoria's eldest daughter, circa 1841. But what about his mother? The duchess of Cambridge picked Alexander McQueen for the christening...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 4:36 PM
NEW YORK -- It seemed as if Prabal Gurung was trying to elevate his brand with a high-concept show, starting with the clear plasticky curtain behind which he situated his models on the runway, distorting their beauty and shrink-wrapping them in time.