Forget designers, here's what the buyers are buying STRAIGHT TALK
Wintry weather teaches smart shopper sharp lesson on boots
New audiences find new meaning emerges from 'Secret Garden'
In the world of crafts, practicality and price are important again Funky gives way to FUNCTION
IN dispatches from the latest fashion shows...
Pretty is as Pretty Does?
the bad boys of fashion Bill Blass and Oscar de la Renta on style, nudity, other designers...
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From retro to maillot, thoughts of swimwear help ward off the big chill BEACH DREAMS
Curtain to come down on Act I & II dress shop
Oldham is relocating to SoHo district
A channel for everyone
Designers gambled, but, by and large, women didn't play PASSING FASHION
FAD-TV to bring fashion runways into your home
Europe's fashion designers hope to mix and match luxuriantly in U.S. homes
BUYERS JAM N.Y.'SAMPLE SALES'
Give them a piece of the world wrapped up like a gift -- a big, beautiful, new book
For millions, cowboy boots offer a leg up on fashion
The stars were out
The designers/ Ralph Lauren
The designers/ Todd Oldham
The style buzz: Stars, garters and short hair
Thigh-high and higher: American designers make short work of skirts
Designers embrace togetherness Spring collections unveiled in a tent
THE WELL-DRESSED MAN
Denim goes everywhere with this designer, usually embellished to keep it fresh
Trashin' Fashion "We're your worst nightmare - white trash with money."
Mary Emmerling has made a career of country
Designer Nicole Miller staying in touch, up-to-date
SITTING PRETTY CNN's Elsa Klensch is perched with 'style' atop television fashion shows
Concert series features star lineup NORTH COUNTY--Linthicum * Ferndale * Brooklyn Park * Pumphrey
GEEK CHIC Nerd alert: Suave takes a back seat to those who fancy pocket protectors
Merry-Go-Round Slows Down Recession and fashion selection have hurt retailer
All the Trimmings This season's look, from head to toe, borrows the right finishing touches
Hip, hot MTV wields heavy clout when it comes to global fashion
Fall social season begins
Rock rag pickers Musicians looking for style let stylists call the tune
TV Designer Originals The top guns who are putting high fashion in home shopping
HERITAGE HABERDASHERY--A writer discovers that going back to his roots is a fashion-forward journey
Barbie Mania Collectors are happy she's never played hard to get
In the mix IN STYLE Tossing it all together and coming up,in style
Getting the Boot
ROAD SHOW Designer trunk shows pack a pre-season punch
Today's recliners are comfortably stylish
Requiem for glitz Simple virtues: Designers don sackcloth look
British-motif clothing is literally glittery
UP TO THERE Miniskirts in two tiers take another turn for fall
Brief encounters Nice undies come out of the drawer and into their own
Take it from the top: Style-conscious lose their hair at fast clip
the hole story Whether fetish, fad or fashion,enthusiasm for body piercing goes beyond skin-deep