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Chasing after millennial shoppers with Oscars commercial about diamonds

The Diamond Producers Agency will capitalize on one of television’s glitziest nights. The agency — known as the DPA — was established by seven of the world’s biggest diamond mines in an effort to recapture the millennial market. It is set to air its “Real Is Rare” campaign for the first time, during...

  • 5 major fashion trends you should know about for fall and winter

    5 major fashion trends you should know about for fall and winter

    The brands that sent their collections down the runway during New York Fashion Week were seriously into burgundy, had a soft spot for velvet, jumped on the jumpsuit silhouette and widely embraced the wide-leg trouser. And they sewed the whole thing up with acres of intricate embroidery, loads of...

  • Last chance to see Daft Punk's West Hollywood pop-up shop

    Last chance to see Daft Punk's West Hollywood pop-up shop

    Dance music group Daft Punk, known for its creative collaborations with the Weeknd, Kanye West and Pharrell Williams, ends its latest experiment this weekend: its first L.A.-area pop-up shop. With a nine-day run at Maxfield Gallery in West Hollywood, the shop has featured archival set pieces (such...

  • Dior Beauty's creative director looked to L.A. to inspire the brand's new, bold lip colors

    Dior Beauty's creative director looked to L.A. to inspire the brand's new, bold lip colors

    As creative and image director for Dior Beauty, Peter Philips has a long list of duties:  He creates the looks for the historic Parisian house’s runway, works on countless editorials and, of course, is responsible for creating new products for the French luxury brand. However, in all these pursuits,...

  • Move over, yoga pants. How Kit and Ace created clothes for work — and meditation

    Move over, yoga pants. How Kit and Ace created clothes for work — and meditation

    In the time-honored tradition of waxing nostalgic over old photos, it’s safe to say that future generations might look back at pictures from the mid-2010s and ask, “So, were you always on your way to the gym?” Such is the legacy of athleisure pieces, the just-won’t-quit trend that’s swept the country,...

  • Japanese fashion stalwart Beams gets the literary treatment

    Japanese fashion stalwart Beams gets the literary treatment

    In fashion-savvy circles, the multifaceted Japanese lifestyle brand Beams has a following verging on fanatical. It’s an arbiter of a certain brand of cool that is somehow establishment yet simultaneously underground. Started as a small shop in 1976 in Tokyo’s Harajuku neighborhood — originally...

  • Nick Jonas steps out to make a new line of sneakers with L.A.'s Creative Recreation

    Nick Jonas steps out to make a new line of sneakers with L.A.'s Creative Recreation

    Celebrities are no strangers to high-profile sneaker collaborations. Kanye West has his Yeezy line with Adidas, while Rihanna designs the popular Fenty by Rihanna collection, including faux fur slides and velvet creepers, for Puma. Now the latest in the lineup of celebrity-driven footwear partnerships...

  • Kanye West debuts a drama-free and SoCal-centric Yeezy Season 5 collection with Adidas

    Kanye West debuts a drama-free and SoCal-centric Yeezy Season 5 collection with Adidas

    Today in Entertainment: Rihanna named Harvard Humanitarian of the Year; Sinéad O'Connor apologizes to Arsenio Hall for Prince comments Feb. 23, 2017, 1:14 p.m. With the Oscars around the corner and much of Hollywood still focused on the twists and turns of the presidency of Donald Trump, here's...

  • Ivanka Trump's fashion brand hits the bargain bin

    Ivanka Trump's fashion brand hits the bargain bin

    Ivanka Trump’s fashion brand is getting a lot of attention — not to mention free advertising from her father’s presidential counselor Kellyanne Conway — but all the hubbub isn’t translating into full-price sales online. Discounting is rife online for the brand, with 44 percent of all Ivanka Trump...

  • Karlie Kloss apologizes for Vogue photo shoot faux pas

    Karlie Kloss apologizes for Vogue photo shoot faux pas

    Today in Entertainment: Rihanna named Harvard Humanitarian of the Year; Sinéad O'Connor apologizes to Arsenio Hall for Prince comments Feb. 23, 2017, 1:14 p.m. With the Oscars around the corner and much of Hollywood still focused on the twists and turns of the presidency of Donald Trump, here's...

  • Melania Trump chooses Karl Lagerfeld outfit for White House press conference

    Melania Trump chooses Karl Lagerfeld outfit for White House press conference

    After hosting Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzō Abe and his wife, Akie, last weekend, and talking trade with Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Monday, President Trump welcomed Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday morning. First Lady Melania Trump and Sara Netanyahu joined their...

  • Carrera offers a behind-the-scenes look at Jared Leto campaign

    Carrera offers a behind-the-scenes look at Jared Leto campaign

    Italian eyewear brand Carrera said Jared Leto is to front its latest advertising campaign. The Oscar-winning actor previously partnered with the brand for The Maverick project in 2016, which celebrated the 60th anniversary of the label. Leto has been a supporter of the brand ever since, considering...

  • Kendall Jenner, Gigi Hadid give advice to rising star Delilah Belle Hamlin

    Kendall Jenner, Gigi Hadid give advice to rising star Delilah Belle Hamlin

    Fashion is ever-evolving — including the latest runway talent.Last week 18-year-old beauty Delilah Belle Hamlin made her catwalk debut in Tommy Hilfiger’s Los Angeles extravaganza and by Monday afternoon she was back in action for the Sherri Hill show at New York Fashion Week. “This is only the...

  • Tiffany Trump, Paris Hilton break a sweat at Dennis Basso's New York Fashion Week show

    Tiffany Trump, Paris Hilton break a sweat at Dennis Basso's New York Fashion Week show

    The sweltering temperature at Dennis Basso’s show Tuesday seemed like a cruel joke on the many fur-clad guests — and runway models — within the gallery at Skylight Clarkson Sq. “It’s hot as blazes in here,” exclaimed one front row guest while Paris Hilton hurriedly reapplied powder to her glistening...

  • At a Galentine’s Day-themed party, Blake Lively shares her love for Michael Kors

    At a Galentine’s Day-themed party, Blake Lively shares her love for Michael Kors

    Fashion week or not, Blake Lively had alternative plans Monday night — a “Galentine’s Day”-themed party she was hosting on behalf of L’Oéal Paris, ahead of the February 14th holiday. “It’s all about girlfriends coming together — that is incredibly important right now more than ever,” said Lively,...

  • Alexander Wang accuses Philipp Plein of copying his runway show

    Alexander Wang accuses Philipp Plein of copying his runway show

    Who needs a press release in 2017 when you can just create a meme with your news and put it out on Instagram? Alexander Wang took the modern route to getting his news out there on Tuesday, when the New York designer posted on his personal Instagram a fairly elaborate video meme with a not-so-thinly...

  • Coach co-founder Miles Cahn dies at 95

    Coach co-founder Miles Cahn dies at 95

    Coach co-founder Miles Cahn died Friday at the age of 95. The New York City native founded Coach in 1961 with wife Lillian, who died in 2013 at the age of 89. The husband-and-wife duo famously developed hides inspired by baseball glove materials — using the leather in bags and small accessories...

  • Mandy Moore talks ‘This Is Us’ at Lela Rose's New York Fashion Week show

    Mandy Moore talks ‘This Is Us’ at Lela Rose's New York Fashion Week show

    With filming for the first season of NBC’s breakout drama “This Is Us” done-and-dusted, actress Mandy Moore hopped a flight to New York to catch a few fashion shows and try to restore some sense of normality. The Golden Globe-nominated actress’ career has accelerated in recent months due to her...

  • Philipp Plein's New York Fashion Week debut includes Jeremy Meeks, the Naked Cowboy, Tiffany Trump and Madonna

    Philipp Plein's New York Fashion Week debut includes Jeremy Meeks, the Naked Cowboy, Tiffany Trump and Madonna

    Give designer Philipp Plein credit where credit is due. The man knows how to make an unforgettable first impression. To mark his New York Fashion Week debut on Monday night, the German-born, Switzerland-based designer, who traditionally presents his collections in Milan, turned the foyer of the...

  • Bella Hadid becomes a brand ambassador for watch company Tag Heuer

    Bella Hadid becomes a brand ambassador for watch company Tag Heuer

    Bella Hadid won’t back down. The 20-year-old model has signed on to be the face of Tag Heuer, in an effort by the watch company to lure Millennials to the brand. It is a tough proposition for the age group, which has grown accustomed to using their cell phones as a timepiece. But for Hadid, the...

  • Oscar nominee Ruth Negga's red carpet style blends demure and bold

    Oscar nominee Ruth Negga's red carpet style blends demure and bold

    Ruth Negga’s starring role as Mildred Loving in “Loving” earned the film its only Oscar nomination, launching the Ethiopian-Irish actress on an intercontinental jet stream of red carpet appearances. At each, Negga has arrived fully in character — as Ruth Negga, force of nature. Though she’s a petite...

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