| Nov 3, 2009
| 4:32 PM
To borrow a catchphrase from model Heidi Klum, the Getty Center is officially "in" this week. On Thursday, "Project Runway" on Lifetime will present an episode of the reality show that was taped at the Brentwood museum; that same night,......
| Jan 17, 2009
Santa Monica designer Michael S. Smith has won the commission to redecorate the White House living quarters for the Obama family.
"He sounds like a wise choice, with his interest in traditional though not pedantic museum settings," said historian William...
| Feb 4, 2009
Hollywood may be in a post-inaugural mood, but many of the industry's leading activists came back from Washington without a hangover. They're already moving into full swing on a number of nonpartisan human rights issues as varied as hunger in America...
| Feb 17, 2009
If Anaïs Nin had a Nikon D3 and every celebrity in town on her BlackBerry, her photos would probably look a lot like those Deborah Anderson shot for the book, "Room 23."
Anderson, a photographer whose distinctive sensuality is located somewhere between...
| Oct 12, 2008
ANY FASHION WEEK worth its salt needs a battery of bold-faced names on the runway and in the seats. Below are some of the supermodels, editors, bloggers, boutique buyers and big-money deal makers we'd like to see with an RSVP.
If there's one...
| Jan 7, 2008
Although little known in the United States, Emirates Airlines -- based in Dubai -- is the world's fastest-growing carrier and hopes to be the world's largest airline by 2015.
"It's only a matter of time," said Sheik Ahmed bin Saeed al Maktoum, the...
| Feb 15, 2010
When John F. Kennedy Jr. introduced George magazine in 1995, he was derided for his insistence on covering politics as lifestyle. The first issue featured Cindy Crawford on the cover, dressed as George Washington -- if Washington had ever worn a midriff-...
| Oct 24, 2010
Tiffany & Co., Van Cleef & Arpels, Cartier. Jewelry boutiques on Rodeo Drive tend to be of the big-brand, high-wattage variety. But the tony shopping row is now home to one of the industry's more irreverent players — Solange Azagury-Partridge....
| May 8, 2011
Nancy Davis and Tommy Hilfiger, co-presenters of the "Rock & Royalty Race to Erase MS" gala, know how to attract the stars.
Among those perusing auction items, strutting the catwalk at the Andrew Charles fashion show or participating in ceremonies on...
| Jan 8, 2012
You know it's tough out there when fashion and beauty executives think that even a model's body isn't good enough to sell clothes or that a celebrity's natural face isn't up to par, even with makeup.
The website Jezebel reported in early December that...
| 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...