| Sep 21, 2009
| 4:32 AM
Amid a sea of diamonds, designer dresses and crystal-encrusted minaudieres, a lone clutch from Aldo floated down the red carpet in the hands of actress Kate Walsh. The "Private Practice" star wore pricey pieces from J. Mendel and Christian Louboutin,........
| Sep 25, 2009
| 4:32 PM
The Dish Rag ran into '60s music icon Davy Jones about Mackenzie Phillips??? allegations of incest with her father, John Phillips, the founder of The Mamas and the Papas. And boy did he say a mouthful about his old friend......
| Oct 13, 2009
| 4:34 PM
Ladies and gentlemen, it was experimentation night on â??DWTSâ?? as Season 9â??s fourth week introduced four new dances to the ballroom roster: the country two-step, the bolero, the Charleston and the lambada. And maybe itâ??s due to the fa...
| Oct 27, 2009
| 4:32 PM
I was talking to a veteran talent agent on the phone this morning when the news arrived that Ricky Gervais had signed on to emcee a high-profile award show. "Ricky's going to host the Oscars?" enthused the agent, who like......
| Jan 18, 2009
Michelle Obama may be a trained lawyer with an Ivy League education, but on Tuesday night she will be America's Top Model. What she wears to the inaugural balls will set the style agenda for the administration and hold a mirror up to what it means to be a...
| 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...
| Mar 21, 2010
In a new twist on sustainable fashion, designers aren't just embracing new fabrics made from organic cotton, hemp or bamboo, they're pawing through piles of clothing waste, crafting high-fashion, hand-made items from old cashmere sweaters, T- shirts and...
| Sep 20, 2009
When the ladies of television take to the red carpet for today's Emmy Awards, there is only one thing we really care about: What will they be wearing?
Will it be the long gowns that usually hold sway at Hollywood award shows? Or, taking a cue from Cannes...
| Nov 15, 2009
Lydia Millet's first collection of short fiction, "Love in Infant Monkeys" (Soft Skull: 178 pp., $13.95 paper), is a superb book. Featuring 10 stories -- all of which revolve in some sense around the interaction of animals and famous people -- it asks all...
| Mar 13, 2009
In Hollywood, everyone takes the Dalai Lama very seriously -- except perhaps for the Dalai Lama himself.
The 14th reincarnated primate of Tibetan-style Buddhism -- as well as his scattered people's political leader -- comes pretty close to being the...