If you’re slipping into a tweed blazer, an oversized cardigan or a sleek women’s tux this fall, the right beauty look is the perfect accessory to complete your menswear-inspired outfit. The choice is yours to do a 180-degree turn and go with hyper-girlie, or stay strictly tomboy: Either can complement the more masculine clothing silhouettes.
Beauty consumers seem to like the delivery of their products with the touch of a button, and brands are obliging them with more spray-on items.
Pants are always popular, especially with real women and real lives to lead, but they rarely spark a lot of excitement. What can you do with two legs and a waistband, after all?
Working in the yard, running, playing softball – summertime activities can turn you into a sweaty, dirty mess. Not only you, but your baseball cap as well.
The T-shirt is one of fashions most basic items, but even with todays popular slim cuts, theres wiggle room to change up the style. That can be pretty important to the kids and teenagers who practically live in them but like to feel that they have something new when they go back to school.
One of the bright spots of summer dressing is the return of the maxi dress.
NEW YORK - An unexpected flash of skin under a sheer fabric can be sexy and sophisticated on a date, at a party, even in the office.
– Kristine Huson can spot a designer label at Goodwill in seconds. She can zip through the racks of her favorite vintage store even faster.
After several delays, Swedish budget fashion chain Hennes & Mauritz AB on Thursday launched its online sales operations in the United States.
You don’t have to be a glossy magazine-addicted fashionista to desire – but balk at the price tag of – luxurious designer fashions. Likewise, just because you regularly shop for clothes at Target doesn’t mean you don’t appreciate great style. Thankfully, the worlds of high-end and low-end fashion have joined forces in recent years, meaning even those without a six-figure paycheck can don coveted looks for less.
It was all so easy in the ‘80s. Spider veins, birthmarks, sun-starved flesh — all of it sat neatly concealed by the nude pantyhose we wore with abandon. No one was the wiser.
Don’t worry if you never got around to buying a summer ensemble in time to make a splash at July Fourth pool parties and barbecues.
Marlo Miyashiro starts with a sheet of sterling silver.
Back-to-school shopping doesn’t have to be all kids’ stuff. The wardrobe to complement that first opening bell can help set the tone for a teacher’s year, too.
At the Clarke Swim Center in Walnut Creek, children splash and belly-flop away a Friday afternoon under the sun. The girls in this 10-and-under crowd are wading in the pool wearing all the ruffles, sequins and neon colors currently trending in swimwear. Some wear one-pieces. Some wear bikinis.
This year marks the 100th birthday of the T-shirt. Maybe.
When you think of tie-dye, two things likely come to mind. One would be an elementary school track and field day, where one-size-fits-all shirts are dumped into a giant vat, producing tie-dye that is neither pretty nor creative. The other is your grandmother’s tie-dye. You know, from the ’60s. It’s probably best if we just don’t discuss it.
Red, white and blue are at the heart of the Fourth of July holiday. Mix them. Embrace them. Wear them — and do it again on July 5. You can do it over and over again all year long.
The one-piece bathing suit is having its moment in the sun.
NEW YORK There are the stylish brides who wear the beautiful gowns and have their hair and makeup just so, and there are the stylish weddings, where everything from the bridal ensemble to the parting presents has the touch that makes it all seem special.