| Sep 5, 2012
| 11:50 AM
Here are just a few of the tried and true veteran designers we know will have a major impact with their spring collections during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week.
BCBG Max Azria (showcasing Thursday, Sept. 6) BCBG Max Azria's fall line was inspired by a...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 1:34 PM
Edgewood's community council is trying to get out the vote by addressing the low turnout Edgewood typically has in elections and inviting elected officials to discuss the issue.
"One of the reasons we don't get the attention we need to get is we don't...
| Jul 17, 2012
Leonard Pitts Jr. worked himself so much into a frenzy in his recent column that he neglected to check with the state where his employer is located ("Black America silent on voting-rights threat," July 15).
Florida, which has identified dozens of dead...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
The rise of designer collaborations is one of the best things to happen to your small yet stylish budget in recent years.
These partnerships are sometimes called high-low collaborations, meaning that a high-fashion designer will create a collection for...
| Jun 28, 2013
This is not a pastime that I would recommend.
For weeks now, I've been peering into a 10X magnifying mirror, morning and night, examining — eek — the pores on my nose and cheeks, chin and forehead.
The reason for this unwelcome,...
| Jul 23, 2013
Like most monochromatic capsule wardrobes, Chick on the Go could easily escape notice.
But lucky for me, I took a second look at the black matte jersey pants and decided they had potential. They were way too long, but the wide-legged, high-waisted...
| Mar 5, 2013
Designer Derek Lam, whose work has been worn by first lady Michelle Obama, will launch a limited-edition collection for women at Kohl's stores and Kohls.com in April.
Part of Kohl's DesigNation concept, Lam's capsule features misses' dresses, skirts,...
| Nov 6, 2012
A party in New York to toast the Maison Martin Margiela with H&M collaboration attracted A-listers such as Sarah Jessica Parker and Kanye West — and foreshadowed long lines Nov. 15 when the collection for men and women hits 230 H&M stores worldwide....
| Sep 24, 2012
| 9:27 AM
Retailers preparing for Christmas crowds are planning to boost their holiday hiring -- but not by much.
With unsteady consumer confidence, high unemployment and a languid economic recovery, a new forecast from consultant firm Challenger, Gray & Christmas...
| Mar 11, 2013
Name: Sue Monhait.
Hometown: Highland Park.
Name of Business: The Ribbon Print Company
Describe what you do?
We sell a system that allows businesses and crafters to custom print ribbon onsite. The printer runs off a proprietary computer program...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 1:24 PM
It has been more than a decade since Target launched its first designer collaboration, sparking a seemingly endless number of imitators. The pairings lure customers with the promise of designer looks at mass market prices, while the designers and...
| Sep 23, 2012
With her trademark cotton-candy pink hair and Harajuku-meets-skater-girl style, 27-year-old model, blogger and fashion designer Audrey Kitching has been turning heads since the mid-2000s, when she emerged as one of the rising crop of Hollywood Internet...