Fashion Group Denver to honor rising design stars at Sept. 6 gala and show

Click photo to enlarge When Carol Ann Wachter relocated to Boulder five years ago from Manhattan, she wasn’t sure what was going to become of her fledgling fashion brand. She had been designing and selling women’s hats and coats and clothing in such stores as Barney’s New York, as well as in independent boutiques. But […]

Former Latina Levi’s Workers Create Own Local Denim Fashion Line ‘El Hilo De …

When the Levi Strauss jeans manufacturing plant in San Antonio closed down in 1990, more than 1100 workers were left to find a new job. Some found low-wage work in the hotel industry, others had to take on two jobs just to make ends meet. But two of the plant’s former workers, Petra Mata and […]

Venezuela: Italy fashion executive’s plane found

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The underwater wreckage of a plane that disappeared off Venezuela with the CEO of Italy’s iconic Missoni fashion house and five other people on board has been found, government officials and family members said Thursday. Jorge Galindo, press chief for Venezuela’s Interior and Justice Ministry, said via Twitter that the aircraft […]

Eva Mendes talks fashion line, new movie ‘The Place Beyond the Pines’

Eva Mendes is back in movie theaters this week, alongside Ryan Gosling and Bradley Cooper, in an intense Indie drama already getting early awards buzz. “The Place Beyond the Pines” is what Mendes calls her “passion project,” and she told FOX 411 she is grateful to see it make it to theaters. “You have a […]

Ri Ri For River Island: Rhianna Launches Fashion Line At London Fashion Week

Another Fashion Week, another celebrity trying to crack the frock industry. Last night pop star Rhianna made her debut as a designer, unveiling her collaboration with high-street retailer River Island. Hip-hop beats pulsated through out the venue as models appeared in six night club podiums. The clothes were in the style of the singer: slinky […]