Graphic havoc gets new outlet Viewpoint: Ray Gun's layout and typography designer moves to fashion quarterly, ensuring that Speak won't be easy.
Learning As They Go Fashion: Founders of A People United don't have a world of experience in retail. But backroads Asian journeys and hard work have turned a good deed into a good deal more.
A golden era near in men's clothing? Fashion: Forget daddy's clothes and stern suits with corporate pretentions. Designers are providing looks with an edge and body-consciousness once available only to women.
How designers repeat the future Fashion: A 'modern' look has always been an industry obsession. The look is high-tech and sleek as the millennium approaches.
Silk, once so exotic, is now for everyone Fashion: In the 15 years since the U.S. granted China "most favored nation" trading status, silk has become as common as synthetics.
Fashionable Folks? Not Here, Hon
Center Stage 'Shrew' is a classic's redo Not so tame: New production places Shakespeare play in '96 with leather, chains and a cherry red motorcycle.
Samples put top labels within reach Commentary: Savvy fashion shoppers know where to find the toniest designer clothes at bargain-basement prices.
Santa Clothes Fashion: Who knows if he's been sleeping? Perhaps it didn't take. But old St. Nick is looking worn, so update, for goodness' sake.
The Cat's Meow Fashion: Cute is trendy, with Hello Kitty and her adorable friends giving birth to the latest in novelty wear. Isn't that precious?
Fashion industry proves again, one person's junk . . . In Style: From discarded tires to burnt-out computer circuits to worn-out jeans, trendy designers are finding gold in them thar trash heaps.
Turkey Dressing All the trimmings: After the flashy presentation -- on the runway or the platter -- finding a practical use for the "leftovers."
FOOD & FUN: A varied menu: Whether it's Motown, Hollywood or Harley-Davidsons, New York has a theme restaurant that will suit your taste.
Little cocktail dress shines on seductively Fashion: Modern designers refine the satin sheath in time for the classy affairs that the holidays bring.
All of the sizzle, the drizzle and fizzle
Ahead of the Curve Fashion: The hipbone is connected to just about everything in women's wear for spring. Hems go high/low, color s dazzle and comfort's built in.
In spring, fall back to '60s look A spin through the '60s: Forget the love beads, this retro look takes its cues from the suburbs and country clubs, not the Haight.
No Saks Appeal Essay: You may never have walked its marble aisles, but Baltimore is diminished -- in its fashion sense and in its buying options -- by the loss of the upscale department store.
Runways ablaze with star power Fashion shows: It may be about clothes, but it's the celebrities that put the show in motion.
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A Frill A Minute 'Songs in Costume': Evergreen House celebrates former lady of the mansion Alice Warder Garrett, who turned late-Victorian Baltimore on its ear with her costumes fashioned after the world's exotica.
ANNIE OAKLEY SLEPT HERE When the Eastern Shore Met the Wild West
Designer fund-raisers have plenty to offer
Grace in Motion
Matching teens, fashions takes nimbleness, work
Sampling the next two month's benefits
Jewelry designer keeps clothes in background
Style of clothes marks the man, or the woman, from Baltimore
Fashion guru shares her tips on simplifying, perfecting a wardrobe Pass It On
Adele Simpson, 91, a pioneer in women's...
Getting caught up in Isaac Mizrahi's life in well-designed 'Unzipped' Putting On A Show
FASHION FORWARD His shows may be small but interest is big in the futuristic designs of John Scher
The function becomes the fashion
Fashion banks on star power
An architect has an eye for the design of clothing
Older women will have stylish clothes to wear again
Mary DeMarco draws on her sense of whimsy in designing jewelry A Rare Gem
From fashion to furniture Ralph Lauren offers home style at couture prices
Designers put an edge on Batman items
Fashion's latest cottony crop brings new definition to 'fits to a T' Shrink Wrap
Fashion starts to bring traditional golf up to par
One-act drag comedies set up camp at Spotlighters
Small companies put a new face on makeup industry
The latest cry is for hue, and kitchens go colorific
From head to to toe, accessories take on a high gloss The Polished Look
Artist adds her own touch to clothes
Shiny red: a neutral laced with oomph