Soft, feminine styles for spring ’17

After the lights were turned down, the audience was transported to India during the beginning of Runa Ray’s show.

Fur fashions for arctic blasts

For fall 2016/2017, designers offered an array of great fashion choices that are sure to deliver cold weather chic.

Siriano’s styles in plus sizes

Finally, a well-named designer is paying attention to the plus-size woman!

The revolutionary corset jacket hits for spring ’17

In Los Angeles, Gwyneth Paltrow wore a La Perla’s revolutionary Corset Jacket and matching legging, a key suiting concept from the new ready-to-wear collection designed and shown by Julia Haart, creative director of La Perla, for the opening of Goop ...

Spring into shapes from the runway

“Every woman, regardless of size and shape, deserves to feel confident, comfortable and gorgeous,” said designer Tadashi Shoji. This belief drives him and his namesake brand. For spring/summer ’17, his romance with the color blue was dramatic.

Could African-American beauty products pose health risks?

One in 12 beauty and personal care products marketed to African-American women in the US contains highly hazardous ingredients, according to research released Tuesday by the Environmental Working Group.

Spring fashions from New York to Paris

Designer Bibhu Mohapatra’s spring/summer ’17 backdrop was set in a prewar era. It was a time characterized by flourishing art and literature. His spring ’17 collection is inspired by the hidden identities of the females of la Belle Époque. It ...

Masterworks: Unpacking fashion at the Met

On view from now through Feb. 5, 2017, the Costume Institute at the Metropolitan Museum of Art introduces their fall 2016 exhibition, “Masterworks: Unpacking Fashion.”

KRVC’s Broadway Bash

Kingsbridge Riverdale Van Cortlandt Development Corp. held their first of what will become their annual Broadway Bash Gala last evening at Manhattan College.

Dar’s ‘Jeans for Refugees’

To benefit an international Rescue Committee, 100 celebrities participated in “Jeans for Refugees” by donating a pair of their own jeans for designer Johny Dar to paint artistically.

‘Project Runway’ winner designs singer’s gown for CMA Awards

Last week, singer Kelsea Ballerini belted out her No. 1 single “Lost Boy” on top of the clouds in a flowing, whispery gown, designed by “Project Runway” winner Leanne Marshall, at the 50th CMA Awards celebration.

East meets West at Art Hearts show in China

East meets West in Beijing, China at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week China. After presenting previews from Oct. 25 to 30, the show ended, but the Art Hearts Fashion designers left a lasting impression. AHF presented six international brands to the MBFW ...

Plus-size style news for spring/summer ’17

Beth Ditto, vocalist of The Gossip, unveiled her second collection Nov. 1, 2016, with an 11-piece, ready-to-wear line available in sizes 14 to 28.

Multi-zipped styles are in play

In a league of their own, Hood By Air delivers another striking collection for spring/summer 2017.

Self-healing and wellness news

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