| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
"DO not join encounter groups. If you enjoy being made to feel inadequate, call your mother!"
I found this in a quote file attributed to one Liz Smith. I can't believe I wrote that. Perhaps whoever did, will communicate and take credit. I adored my...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
"PLEASE CONTINUE to move at a glacial pace. You know how much that pleases me," said Meryl Streep as Miranda Priestly in "The Devil Wears Prada."
On this day after Labor Day, one feels compelled to ponder Miranda -- the monster boss of all bosses --...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 4:25 PM
I hope Jessica Lange never ends her collaboration with Ryan Murphy. "American Horror Story" just won't be the same without her.
No matter what outlandish acts Murphy and his co-producer Brad Falchuk ask of the Oscar and Emmy winner, she turns them into...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 2:51 PM
In the same way that fashion designers scour the trunks and attics of the past for inspiration, perfumers periodically dip into the well of classic French perfumery when creating new fragrances.
This seems to be one of those times.
After decades in...
| 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.
| Aug 9, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Full of bitchiness, pillow talk and gay subtext, plus skirts that trail for yards, "Tiny Times 2.0" is a sexier affair than "Tiny Times," the Shanghai-set tween girl-power fantasy directed and adapted from his own book by Guo Jingming, mainland China's...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 3:46 AM
I have a weakness that could be considered a character flaw for designer shoes, purses and sunglasses.
I confess that I've paid full price, gasp!, for the later, because I just could not control the impulse to own them. The purchases were almost...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 1:38 AM
The South Florida-set spy drama “Burn Notice” is signing off after seven seasons on television, but not before the show’s producers auction off its many props and wardrobe items.
From 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Coconut Grove...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 11:54 AM
L.A.-based Mother Denim has partnered with model Freja Beha Erichsen on a capsule collection that will benefit Médecins Sans Frontières – the international medical humanitarian organization known in the U.S. as Doctors Without Borders.
| May 6, 2013
| 10:32 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - With their black leather, studded jackets, ripped jeans, bondage trousers and messages of rebellion and anarchy, punks from the 1970s probably never envisioned that a major museum would be celebrating their influence on fashion 40...
| Mar 3, 2013
The season's crop of floral prints is blooming as fresh and varied as a field of spring wildflowers.
At Marni, Consuelo Castiglioni's collision of checks and chrysanthemum prints on roomy skirts and tops is reminiscent of Scandinavian modern design,...
| Feb 24, 2013
The Academy Awards are the biggest fashion runway on the planet. When Jennifer Lawrence, Anne Hathaway, Amanda Seyfried and other stars step out onto the red carpet Sunday, they will be primed to talk as much about what and who they are wearing as about...