| Apr 5, 2011
Madrid: Its name alone conjures images of winding old streets and picturesque plazas; dark little tabernas and mosaic-tiled restaurants; shop-front windows full of huge cured hams hanging on meat hooks; elegant boutiques displaying formal ball gowns...
| May 8, 2011
When Karl Lagerfeld arrived at Chanel in 1983, the label had degenerated into a glorified fragrance business. But during his tenure, he's turned Chanel into a global force and ushered in a new era in fashion. This "Lazarus movement" has inspired dozens of...
| Mar 13, 2011
Distilling dozens of designer collections isn't easy. But after a month-long cavalcade of fashion weeks in the style capitals of Paris, Milan, London and New York, here goes — our picks for the fall-winter 2011 season's top five trends.
| Dec 3, 2011
Francois Lesage, the heir of the legendary Maison Lesage embroidery atelier that has long been embellishing Paris couture houses' most fantastic creations, died Thursday, the house said. He was 82.
In a statement from Paris, the house said Lesage died...
| May 29, 2011
In 2008, at the peak of the financial crisis and with the disappointing sales figures of his last collection hanging over him, Los Angeles-based fashion designer Gregory Parkinson went for broke, using rare fabrics from his archive to create his most...
| Nov 28, 2013
Today's designer consignment looks nothing like the college snapshot of students pawing through piles for that Prada in the rough.
Hollywood's A-list regularly walks the red carpet in couture from Decades, the luxury consignment store that starred in...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 12:23 PM
Like a stylish mad scientist, Martellus Bennett tinkers in his laboratory.
It's away from football and in the basement of his suburban home where his creative mind flourishes. It's where the self-proclaimed "visionary architect" paints, doodles and...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 11:08 AM
New York City is the most fashionable place to be seen this week when Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week rolls into Lincoln Center. One of the biggest draws of the event is the opportunity to rub shoulders with the fashion elite: models, photographers, designers,...
| May 11, 2013
| 11:13 AM
Scanning the title of this shocking-pink tome, I expected it to be another two-degrees-of-separation fashion biography, this one of mid-20th century Italian designer Elsa Schiaparelli, in the manner of the recent “The Master of Us All” by Mary...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 9:32 PM
Jessica Chastain is still in disbelief that she'd gotten to be part of "The Help," which was nominated for the Producers Guild Awards' Daryl F. Zanuck Award....
| Jan 13, 2012
| 4:40 PM
Who doesn’t love a pair of classic Converse Chuck Taylors? After that, jump up the style ladder more than a few rungs with a pair of kicks that will make heads turn.
New this winter is Puma’s Urban Swift shoes, right, which look like motion...