Most recent Fashion blogs and columns

  • Francesco Smalto Spring/Summer 2014 (Julien M. Hekimian/Getty Images)

    Spring Trends With Derek Warburton—Him

    Menswear gets a burst of color with bold floral prints on shirts and even suits. Dolce & Gabbana revamped the humble T-shirt in printed silk... Read more

  • Backstage beauty at Tia Cibani show Spring 2014. (Arun Nevader/Getty Images)

    Spring Trends With Derek Warburton—Her

    Fashion stylist Derek Warburton has taken time out of his busy schedule to share his tips for staying on trend this spring and summer with... Read more

  • (Gareth Cattermole/Getty Images)

    French-American Style

    One recent Sunday my friend Sibylle Eschapasse and I browsed through Bloomingdale’s. Sibylle is a very chic, stylish Parisian who works at the UN and... Read more

  • Models pose at the Elie Tahari Fall 2013 fashion show presentation during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week at The Studio at Lincoln Center on February 12, 2013 in New York City. (Mike Coppola/Getty Images for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week)

    Fashion Designer Elie Tahari’s Ethos

    Fashion designer Elie Tahari has seen more ups and downs than most, if not all, of his peers. His first job as an air force... Read more

  • A bejeweled cuff by Linda Bernell. (JMK/Linda Bernell)

    The April Jewelry Show At Pratt Mansions-A Must-attend For Connoisseurs

    NEW YORK— “Rare, unique and positively stunning” will be some of the words that can describe what will be on display and for sale at... Read more

  • Models showing three variations of a prom dress design from Sydney’s Closet. (AP Photo/Sydney’s Closet)

    Prom Dress Shopping Perilous for Plus-Size Girls

    NEW YORK—Maria Giorno has nothing against long gowns with high waists and flowing fabric — dresses that are designed to camouflage curves on plus-size women... Read more

  • (Ben Stansall/AFP/Getty Images)

    To Be, Or Not To Be Modern

    Every time I read a fashion article extolling this or that for being so modern, my hackles rise. What makes an item of clothing so... Read more

  • From left, Kim Kardashian, Khloe Kardashian and Kourtney Kardashian attend The Kardashian Family Celebrates the Grand Opening of DASH Miami Beach on Wednesday, March 12, 2014, in Miami Beach, Fla. (Omar Vega/Invision/AP)

    Kourtney Kardashian Talks Up New Kids Line

    NEW YORK—It’s no secret the Kardashian family loves fashion. They have a women’s clothing line called Kardashian Kollection at Sears, Dash boutiques in Los Angeles,... Read more

  • The Gomelsky, Women's Watch, Double Wrap Leather Strap, $545.00 (Courtesy of Shinola)

    Shinola Built It and They Came

    In the words of Dr. Seuss, “Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It’s not.” They may... Read more

  • FILE - In this Sept. 11, 2013 file photo provided by Rachel Zoe, a model wears a cropped top and skirt from the Rachel Zoe Spring 2014 collection at Fashion Week in New York. It’s still chilly in much of the country, but stores are clearing out coats and sweaters to make way for spring’s bright colors and lighter clothing. And if you’re looking to update your wardrobe this season, you’ll need to know about a few key trends: crop tops, high waists and wider legs in pants. (AP Photo/Rachel Zoe, File)

    Spring Fashion: Crop Tops, High Waists, Wide Legs

    NEW YORK— It’s still chilly in much of the country, but stores are clearing out coats and sweaters to make way for spring’s bright colors... Read more

  • Pretty in Pastels (L-R) Gucci, Milan Fashion Week Autumn/Winter 2014 (Giuseppe Cacace/AFP/Getty Images); Phillip Lim, Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Fall 2014 (Neilson Barnard/Getty Images for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week); Chloe, 2014/2015 Autumn/Winter ready-to-wear collection (Patrick Kovarik/AFP/Getty Images)

    Happy Days Are Here Again

    The Fall 2014 global fashion show circuit kicked off with New York Fashion Week followed by London, Milan, and finally, Paris. This year, the guest... Read more

  • Lily Cole, model and founder of a social media network that allows people to help each other.

    A Social Networking Platform Built on Altruism

    For 12 years, Lily Cole’s fiery red hair and porcelain features helped land the statuesque model on the cover of magazines and the runways of... Read more

  • (Vittorio Zunino Celotto/Getty Images)

    Know Your Style

    I have a friend with many wonderful qualities; she is truly a good person. Unfortunately, style isn’t one of her better qualities. When she gets... Read more

  • Hermès - Women's Fall/Winter 2014/15 Collection in Paris.

    Hermès Women’s Fall/Winter 2014/15 Collection in Paris

    Hermès – Women’s Fall/Winter 2014/15 Collection is presented in Paris. The rather masculin collection features high quality unique fine fabrics like yak felt and different... Read more

  • Models wear creations for Chanel’s ready to wear fall/winter 2014–2015 fashion collection presented in Paris, March 4. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)

    Keira Knightley, Rihanna Hit Chanel’s Supermarket

    PARIS—Ever wonder what Keira Knightley and Rihanna do when they just want to go to the grocers like average people? They go to Karl Lagerfeld’s... Read more

  • Lupita Nyong'o arrives at the Oscars on Sunday, March 2, 2014, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles.  (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)

    The Belles of the Oscars

    Graceful in mind, body, and spirit—it all fell into place for Oscar winner Lupita Nyong’o. She looked happy and fulfilled even before she got the... Read more

  • Models showcase Giorgio Armani women’s Fall-Winter 2014–15 collection pieces, part of the Milan Fashion Week, Feb. 24, 2014. (AP Photo/Giuseppe Aresu)

    The Politics of Style

    MILAN—Milan and Rome are Italy’s yin and yang: fashion capital, political capital, their fates entwined. This week, while Milan revels in what it does best,... Read more

  • “Louboutins.” (Courtesy of Katie Rodgers)

    A Gift From an Aunt Unearths a Talent

    NEW YORK—When she was 7 years old, Katie Rodgers’ aunt threw in the towel on her engineering career to concentrate on being an artist. She... Read more

  • FreePeople

    Free People Replaces Super Models with Actual Customers

    Free People is following the latest trend of swapping out super models on their website for actual people. The move makes sense since if you’re someone... Read more

  • A model wears a creation for Marni women's Fall-Winter 2014-15 collection, part of the Milan Fashion Week, unveiled in Milan, Italy, Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni)

    Marni Seized by Nomadic Spirit

    MILAN— Milan designers were tapping their tribal spirit in womenswear collections for next fall and winter making their runway debuts. Marni, Dolce&Gabbana, Missoni and Ferragamo... Read more