| Jun 22, 2012
Whatever the reason, the Angel is getting lots of questions about underwear. The bottom line starts here:
Dear Answer Angel: My favorite summer skirt is black and slightly flared and a perfect weight for the warmer months. But, it's see-through if I'm...
| Jul 27, 2012
Dear Answer Angel: I am a teacher and have been trying to think of some funny way to make a point to some of the younger teachers on staff that there might be a more professional way to dress. It would be a good idea to start out the school year with...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 10:12 AM
One day in 2009 Anna Wintour – editrix of “Vogue” and the last word in all things fabulous – decided that the recession was unfashionable.
Not being a shrinking violet, she set about doing something about it. After ringing up...
| Nov 2, 2010
| 12:34 PM
This year's Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade will have some big names to go along with the big balloons.
Macy's on Tuesday announced the list of celebrity performers for the event later this month. It includes Kanye West, Jessica Simpson, Gladys Knight and...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 10:30 AM
First published on Nov. 27, 2011. Revised and expanded in early 2012.
It's 1922, and nothing much is up in Pasadena. Not among the orange groves, not along the leafy streets. Just as the little old ladies like it.
But wait. Down in the Arroyo Seco,...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 8:33 AM
J.C. Penney said it will be offering haircuts to children for free starting in November after a trial program last month resulted in 1.6 million crops.
Kids in kindergarten through sixth grade will be eligible for free cuts every Sunday starting Nov. 4,...
| May 23, 2012
| 10:50 AM
Macy’s Inc. is pairing up with Omei.com, a new Chinese e-commerce site, to sell some of its private brand items to consumers in the growing Asian market.
The department store chain, which also owns Bloomingdale’s, invested $15 million in...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 11:09 AM
Wal-MartStores Inc.offered heavy discounts over the holiday season – a strategy that helped the world’s largest retailer perk up its revenue but also hurt its profit.
In the fourth quarter ending Jan. 31, the chain reported a 1.5% year-over-...
| Oct 3, 2010
Who says luxury is dead? Fendi, the Italian designer label famous for its lavish furs and Lilliputian baguette handbags, has opened a new boutique at the Beverly Center — the first in the U.S. to feature a designated men's accessories section....
| Nov 7, 2010
Fashion's designer-matchmaking game has reached a fevered pitch with the Lanvin for H&M collection hitting select stores Nov. 20.
Check out PHOTOS from the collection here.
In this collaboration-happy era of Cynthia Rowley-designed Pampers and Christian...
| Aug 26, 2012
Celebrity presence has always been an essential part of the game at Los Angeles charity events, but this fall organizers may have outdone themselves. Consider:
George Clooney will be honored at the Carousel of Hope Ball.
Leonardo DiCaprio is co-chairing...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 11:12 AM
Window shopping is an imaginative and immersive experience at Koi boutique in South Pasadena. Mannequins dressed in fantastical costumes made of ordinary objects like tea bags, Slinkies and surgical gloves pop up every August and January to dazzle the...