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Read My Pins: Madeleine Albright Discusses Her Brooch Collection (VIDEO)

(8) Comments | Posted October 1, 2009 | 1:30 PM

While serving under President Clinton, first as the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations and then as Secretary of State, Albright became known for wearing pins that purposefully conveyed her views about the situation at hand. "I found that wearing jewelry had become part of my personal diplomatic arsenal," she...

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Agent Provocateur Debuts Uber-Luxury Collection

(5) Comments | Posted September 14, 2009 | 5:25 PM


Fashion Week kicked off with a bang on Wednesday when the luxury lingerie brand, Agent Provocateur, debuted their new "kinky couture" collection "Agent Provocateur Soirée" at the Soho Grand hotel. As Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker (an erudite, audio pun) wafted in the background, models revealed exquisite and sexy pieces made...

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The New Face of Fashion Week

(0) Comments | Posted September 9, 2009 | 12:52 PM


As Fashion Week kicks off this year, MAC Cosmetics and Milk Studios have partnered to offer a new show venue for designers: MAC & Milk. Located at 450 West 15th Street, this venue is an opportunity for independent voices and younger artists to showcase their designs in a...

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Where to Find the Best Vintage Clothing on the Web

(6) Comments | Posted July 23, 2009 | 8:53 PM

To look totally unique, vintage clothing is the way to go and some of the best vintage pieces can be found online at sites run by expert curators who pick through the trash to find real treasure. Wearing vintage clothing sets you apart from the crowd and it's fun to...

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Fashion Week Wrap-Up

(0) Comments | Posted February 24, 2009 | 5:02 PM

What do Kanye West, LL Cool J and socialites like Samantha Boardman and Lisa Airan have in common? They were all at the Tory Burch presentation last week during New York Fashion Week. Burch held her presentation, which felt like a "happening" in the '60s sense of the word, at...

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Vintage Clothing Shopping with Anna Sui

(2) Comments | Posted January 30, 2009 | 11:33 AM

Acclaimed fashion designer Anna Sui shares her tips on vintage clothing shopping at the Manhattan Vintage Clothing Show. The next show is February 6 & 7 at The Metropolitan Pavilion.


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Behind the Seams with Tory Burch

(0) Comments | Posted January 9, 2009 | 5:33 PM

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LL Cool J Hopes Ladies Still Love Cool James

(0) Comments | Posted December 7, 2008 | 8:54 PM

LL Cool J talks about his personal style and his new clothing line for Sears.

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The Skinny on Juicy Couture

(4) Comments | Posted December 4, 2008 | 12:15 PM

The brains behind Juicy Couture, Pamela Skaist-Levy and Gela Nash-Taylor, talk about their brand, Madonna's track suit and always dressing alike.

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Mad Men's Elisabeth Moss on Starring in Speed-the-Plow on Broadway

(0) Comments | Posted November 20, 2008 | 8:57 AM

Elisabeth Moss is currently starring on Broadway in David Mamet's critically acclaimed Speed-The-Plow and she dishes the dirt on stepping into a role created by Madonna:


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Shoshanna Gruss on Swimwear and Strapless

(1) Comments | Posted November 17, 2008 | 6:15 PM

In this installment of What's My Logo? Shoshanna Lonstein Gruss talks about her eponymous clothing line, inspired by her own shapely figure, whose mission is to create dresses and swimwear for women of all sizes.



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Richard Simmons Sweats Michelle Obama

(0) Comments | Posted October 17, 2008 | 2:45 PM

After 30 years and 3 million pounds, Richard Simmons is America's most famous fitness guru. He has just returned from Capitol Hill where he spoke about expanding Physical Education programs in public schools to combat childhood obesity, a growing epidemic. Watch him talk about his FIT Kids bill and which...

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Vintage Shopping Tip of The Week: Costume Jewelry

(1) Comments | Posted October 5, 2008 | 5:00 AM

2008-10-05-brigidberlin.jpgThis month, artist and socialite Brigid Berlin is auctioning off her collection of prized costume jewelry at Doyle Gallery. Over 200 pieces will hit the block, most having at least tripled in value over the last few decades. It seems that nothing...

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Backstage Pass to New York Fashion Week

(0) Comments | Posted September 19, 2008 | 10:41 AM

New York Fashion Week isn't all about glamour; it's a business that demands thousands of skilled individuals to keep it all afloat. The Huffington Post got an exclusive look at the folks behind the scenes who really make Fashion Week happen:

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Backstage At Fashion Week

(0) Comments | Posted September 10, 2008 | 5:10 PM

Getting into a fashion show at the tents at Bryant Park is not for the faint of heart. First you need to secure an invite, then a (preferably decent) seat assignment. Then you must brave the massive crowds corralled like well-heeled cattle in the lobby of the tents. Like a...

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Food & Wine's Dana Cowin And Her Amazing Multicolored Coats

(0) Comments | Posted August 30, 2008 | 8:22 AM

Dana Cowin, Food & Wine magazine's editor-in-chief since 1995, has been covering the world of food, wine, style and design for more than 25 years. But no matter where she goes or which acclaimed Food & Wine event she is presiding over, she always wears a signature colorful jacket...and that,...

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Michael Phelps' Superhero Swimsuit (VIDEO)

(0) Comments | Posted August 23, 2008 | 8:11 AM

The "Superheroes: Fashion And Fantasy" exhibit at The Metropolitan Museum of Art (through September 1st) examines the importance of the branded body and the use of clothing to announce identity. I sat down with curator Andrew Bolton to talk about the exhibit, the importance of a cape and tights,...

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Q&A With Bespectacled Cakemaker Sylvia Weinstock: "My Husband Said 'You'll Look Like An Owl'"

(1) Comments | Posted August 11, 2008 | 8:47 AM

Sylvia Weinstock is the Leonardo Da Vinci of custom cakes. She's been creating confectionary masterpieces for over three decades, and her cakes are famous for their beauty as well as their taste. You can spot a Sylvia Weinstock cake almost as easily as you can spot the queen of cakes...

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InStyle's Hal Rubenstein: "The Only Thing George W. Bush Ever Did Right Was Wear A Well-Cut Suit And Great Cowboy Boots"

(1) Comments | Posted July 28, 2008 | 7:26 AM

Although he's a native New Yorker, InStyle Fashion Director Hal Rubenstein started wearing cowboy boots in college and has seldom been seen without them since. Here, Hal riffs about how his look came to be and why he thinks George W. Bush is actually pretty dapper.

ACM: When did you...

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WATCH: Michael Kors On Why He Considers Condi Rice A Style Icon

(21) Comments | Posted July 2, 2008 | 3:39 PM

According to fashion designer and Project Runway judge Michael Kors, Condoleezza Rice and Anna Wintour represent the best in American style. Kors dishes on his personal logo, a simple black t-shirt, and the politics of personal style:

Or watch the full Michael Kors segment.

Or learn more about GMA...

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