| Feb 25, 2013
| 5:00 AM
It was like an Oscar flashback with all the Giorgio Armani gowns, Harry Winston bling and Veronica Lake waves on the red carpet Sunday.
Then there was a Sharon Stone Gap turtleneck moment, when Helen Hunt revealed that her navy blue gown was from none...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 2:07 PM
Can't wait to dish on who wore what to the 85th Academy Awards Sunday night? Listen in as Adam Tschorn talks Oscar fashion here at 2:30 p.m.
Tschorn will discuss red carpet wins, flops and some surprises, with Anne Hathaway in Prada and lead actress...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 2:10 PM
If you’re reading this, there’s a good chance you feel something’s missing from your career. Perhaps the jobs you’ve had before were chosen for the paycheck; maybe you got into your current role through family pressure; or you&...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 7:12 AM
A pre-emptive advisory that CBS sent to Grammy attendees last week threatened to spoil the show’s grand tradition of questionable taste.
“Thong type costumes are problematic. Please avoid exposing bare fleshy under curves of the buttocks ......
| 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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| Feb 15, 2013
| 1:37 PM
Among the most important rap albums released over the last year or so, one contains a song about Nas' complicated relationship with his teenage daughter. Another has a track in which Killer Mike outlines President Reagan's contribution to the prison-...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 2:30 AM
"I'M SURE SHE (Anna Wintour) agreed in the end (to cooperate with the documentary "The September Issue") only because she wanted to show that Vogue is not just a load of airheads spouting rubbish. By then we had all had enough of 'The Devil Wears Prada,'...
| 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...
| Apr 21, 2013
| 12:05 PM
Children's/young-adult author Judy Blume and graphic novelist/cartoonist Art Spiegelman will be honored as part of this year's Printers Row Lit Fest, which runs June 8 and 9 in the South Loop.
Blume, the author of such beloved works as "Are You There...
| Apr 28, 2013
— Within 30 seconds in her airy, orchid-filled office three floors above Central Park, Betty Halbreich had zeroed in on one of my chief torments as a professional woman.
"I know why you have a problem with pants," Halbreich said dryly, patting...