On eve of Fashion Week, designer Michael Kors expands his empire

Kors says he’s driven by perfection, and that means a total look. “Beauty is always such an important part of my runway. When we put on a fashion show — after this many years — I’ve learned the layers and the steps. When I first start thinking mood of the season, beauty is part of […]

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 […]

Let a selling begin: 12 days of character – Chicago Sun

BY KEVIN AEH August 18, 2013 5:52PM Festival events (clockwise from right): Christina Hendricks hosts #Shopfest: A Kickoff to Fall Fashion Aug. 22; Pamper Your Pooch; A Magnificent Taste Article Extras Updated: August 18, 2013 5:54PM Chicago has no necessity of summer festivals, celebrating all from enlightenment to cuisine, so it’s wise that in a […]

Isaac walks the fashion runways of the world

Life has taken an unusual turn for an 18-year-old from a small town. Rather than hiking local land trust trails, Bridgewater’s Lindsay Isaac, known professionally simply as Isaac, now spends her days on the fashion runways of Paris, London and New York City. Isaac, a 2012 graduate of Shepaug Valley High School, is as a […]

Shopping Events, Sales and Openings for a Week of Jun 13

There’s still time to get a right benefaction for each father who doesn’t need another standard-issue tie. Story, a ever-changing Chelsea sell judgment space, has partnered with Details repository for His Story, a initial dedicated men’s shop, that is stocked with stylish objets like a handblown and etched Czech clear decanter and tumbler set from […]

Get ready for Open Runway — fashion’s answer to open mic night

Local fashion scene booster Los Angeles Fashion Council has joined forces with fashion-themed Hollywood nightclub Couture Los Angeles to create a showcase and competition for emerging designers in a format loosely based on the open mic nights found on the comedy club circuit. According to the fashion council’s Kelsi Smith (whose tireless efforts on behalf of the city’s style […]

Anti-Fashion Show highlights vintage, eco-friendly clothing

HUNTSVILLE, Ala.  –  The Anti-Fashion show, sponsored by Karma Rags, highlighted vintage clothing as well as eco-friendly clothing on the runway of the Flying Monkey Arts Center at Lowe Mill Saturday night.  Everything from costumes to vintage-blend outfits to more avant-garde pieces were featured throughout the night. “It’s in no way a traditional runway show,” […]

Jason Wu: The new frontier of fashion

On Jason Wu’s first trip to San Francisco, he flew under the radar, visiting as a tourist, while another fashion designer, Jean Paul Gaultier, drew attention with his international clothing exhibition at the M.H. de Young Memorial Museum. On his second trip, it’s Wu’s turn in the spotlight – thanks to the San Francisco Opera […]

H&M Crashes Paris Fashion Week

Benoit Tessier/ReutersHM, fall 2013. Three days after crashing the Oscars red carpet by dressing Helen Hunt in a strapless gown, HM, the Swedish fast fashion retailer, crashed Paris Fashion Week. It has been eight years since HM presented a runway show for its signature label, not counting its big promotions with Donatella Versace and Maison […]

Janice Dickinson Denies Jewelry Theft, ‘If we Were To Steal, we Would Go To …

Reality star Janice Dickinson found herself in a center of a real-life crime liaison when a valuables engineer indicted her of hidden $20,000 of gems, though she exclusively tells RadarOnline.com a whole thing was only a outrageous misunderstanding. “If we were to take valuables we would go to Harry Winston, we wouldn’t disaster around with […]