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Pittsburgh’s Carnegie Museum launches exhibit exploring Space Age jewelry

By JoAnne Klimovich Harrop
Lunar modules, rockets, comets and meteorites have a style all their own. Just ask the creators of “Out of This World! Jewelry in the Space ...

Fashion FYI: The I Made It! Market hits several spots

By Tribune-Review
The I Made It! Market will be at the WYEP Summer Music Festival from 3 to 11 p.m. June 27 in Schenley Plaza, Oakland; at ...

Fashion FYI: Orr’s Jewelers to hold 13th annual watch fair

By Tribune-Review
Orr’s Jewelers, 5857 Forbes Ave., Squirrel Hill will have its 13th annual watch fair and trade-up event and Stephen Webster trunk show from noon to ...

Fashion FYI: Art Institute of Pittsburgh to hold annual student-graduate show

By Tribune-Review
Runway-ready The Art Institute of Pittsburgh will have its annual student-graduate fashion show June 18 at The Energy Innovation Center, 1435 Bedford Ave., Uptown. Meet ...

Barbie can rock flat shoes as part of more diverse line

By The Associated Press
A new line of Barbie dolls has the 56-year-old fashionista rocking flat shoes for the first time. Toymaker Mattel rolled out more diverse versions of the doll from January through last week, aimed at allowing Barbie to better represent the ...

‘A Day in My Shoes Pittsburgh’ relates victims’ journeys

By JoAnne Klimovich Harrop
Her face in the photograph is obscured. The focus is on the steps she has taken in this journey. The footwear makes the statement ...

Fashion FYI: Kylie, Kendall Jenner clothes line at Nordstrom

By Tribune-Review
A Topshop collection designed by sisters Kylie and Kendall Jenner is available at Nordstrom in Ross Park Mall and online. The capsule offers a Los ...

Women’s resale boutique in Ross channels profits to animal charities

By Kellie B. Gormly
Getting a friendly greeting from Dolly, the resident cat at a North Hills boutique, hints that something is different about this store. WearWoof is in the ...

Fashion FYI: RAW: Pittsburgh brings Splendor to Millvale

By Tribune-Review
RAW: Pittsburgh will present Splendor from 7 p.m. to midnight June 4 at Mr. Smalls, 400 Lincoln Ave., Millvale. The event will feature 40-plus local ...

Kiya Tomlin to be featured on Aspire TV show

By Tribune-Review
Fashion designer Kiya Tomlin will appear on Aspire TV’s “Exhale” at 9 p.m. May 27. Tomlin, who is the wife of Steelers head coach Mike ...

Designs for special needs an untapped market

By JoAnne Klimovich Harrop
In 2006, Stephanie Thomas, who was born with congenital disabilities on her feet and right hand, came across a rain coat, complete with pockets and ...

More than just mere footwear

By JoAnne Klimovich Harrop
Shoes are more than footwear to designer Emily Mack Jamison. So, don’t be surprised when you meet her if she checks out your shoes. “Shoes are ...

Fashion FYI: Purse Party benefit brings designer bags to Station Square

By Tribune-Review
The fifth annual WISH 99.7 Purse Party will be from 5:30 to 9 p.m. May 28 at the Sheraton at Station Square, South Side. As ...

A little ruffle goes a long way with style trend

By JoAnne Klimovich Harrop
Ruffles exude femininity — a dainty effect that flutters in the breeze. “A touch of ruffle is like a touch of lace or a touch of ...

Fashion FYI: Jewelry-making book takes elegant approach

By Tribune-Review
Nancy Soriano, the style guru and former editor in chief of Country Living, introduces an elegant new approach to jewelry-making in “The Jewelry Recipe Book” ...

New styles offer modern take on traditional Japanese kimono

By JoAnne Klimovich Harrop
The traditional Japanese kimono has a modern look. The loose, wide-sleeve robe, fastened at the waist with a wide sash characteristic of Japanese costume, has inspired ...

Fashion FYI: 14-year-old designer has collection in Ross Park Mall Nordstrom

By Tribune-Review
Teen’s fashion line at Nordstrom in Ross Park Isabella Rose Taylor, a 14-year-old designer who debuted her line at New York Fashion Week in the ...

Fashion FYI: Pop-up shop showcases Pittsburgh artisans in Strip District

By Tribune-Review
Society for Contemporary Craft, 2100 Smallman St., Strip District, will present Bespoke, a pop-up shop featuring goods by local makers from 10 a.m. to 3 ...

Pittsburgh store owners say Shoptiques.com creates online word of mouth

By JoAnne Klimovich Harrop
Roberta Weissburg wanted a way to reach customers outside of her Shadyside and SouthSide Works boutiques and her limited website. But, being a small business, she ...

All wet: Save these cool fashions for a rainy day

By Danielle Braff
April showers may bring May flowers — but that doesn’t mean you have to get soaked while you wait for the roses to bloom. Check out these fashionable rain-related products. Bella Umbrella Aqua Pagoda: It’s made from a waterproof Pongee ...