Fashion

Carnegie Mellon students of many disciplines invent, build Lunar Gala's fashion creations

If you can design a building, why not design fashion? "There are a lot of similarities to designing a garment and architecture, including the structure of ...

Fashion FYI: Olivia Palermo + Chelsea 28 to produce four collections, available at Nordstrom

The Olivia Palermo + Chelsea 28 is a fashion collection rooted in classic American sportswear staples and dresses. It features signature prints and rich, textured ...

Six first-date style tips for women

Whether you've swiped, Skyped or been set up by friends, first dates are nerve-wracking on many levels. What you wear shouldn't add to your stress. ...

Fashion FYI: Pittsburgh luxe jeweler Sabika announces summer 2016 collection

Sabika, an affordable luxury jewelry company, announced its summer 2016 collection at the company's annual convention last week. It will be available Feb. 1. Pittsburgh-based ...

Innovative salon concept takes off in Western Pa.

Michelle Maust, Nina Bacco, Erin Carr and Shana Francis would have never had the financial backing or business expertise to open their own beauty shops. ...

10 chic — and practical — winter boots

Check out these 10 stylish examples of winter footwear. 1. Frye Jamie Italian leather with rabbit fur-lined luxe moto boot $438, thefryecompany.com 2. Spreey for J.Crew shearwater ...

NFL, designers team up on 50 footballs for charity

Are you ready for some (bespoke) football? With Super Bowl 50 on the horizon, the NFL and the Council of Fashion Designers of America teamed ...

Fashion FYI: It's spring — at least at the Worth New York trunk show

Worth New York style strategist and director of business development Bear Brandegee will have a trunk show featuring the spring collection from Jan. 23 through ...

Fashion full-circle: Zoolander hits cover of Vogue

It was 15 years ago that Ben Stiller's Derek Zoolander first unleashed his signature Blue Steel fashion face on an unsuspecting public, and a lot ...

Fashion FYI: Emerging artist's jewelry on display in Strip District

The Society for Contemporary Craft, at 2100 Smallman St. in the Strip District, will showcase jewelry from artist Laura Jaklitsch of Somerville, Mass. She was ...

New techniques offer help for the brow-challenged

In between vowing to eat right, work out more, get sufficient sleep and keep a calendar, who has time to maintain a new beauty regimen? The ...

Down or synthetic: Why you need to know what's inside your coat

We've all been told that sticks and stones may break our bones but words will never hurt us. But there are times when labels are very ...

Capes, whites, bold metallics rule red carpet at the Golden Globes

NEW YORK — Orange Reds, winter whites and bold metallics dominated the Golden Globes red carpet in the year's first big show of fashion glitz. Some ...

Winter's best knit hats

We've found the best knit hats to keep you toasty warm. ...

Now's your cool chance to sport that perfect skiwear

Ski season and skiwear season have both gotten off to a slow start this year, after a freakishly warm December. But, despite warmer temperatures, people ...

Fashion FYI: Bobbi Brown gives you thicker lashes

Do any of your be-a-better-you New Year's resolutions involve achieving a more glamorous look with longer, thicker lashes? Bobbi Brown's new Eye Opening Mascara ($30, ...

Did Bill Cosby's grandpa sweater make you feel bad for him? Why this con didn't work

Bill Cosby's perp walk was striking for its overwhelming lack of grace and power. It was an exploitation of our assumptions of fragile old age. It ...

'Orange' star trades jumpsuit for denim

Now sought-after for her edgy, androgynous style, actress Ruby Rose initially struggled to find her niche. "When I first started in the industry back home ...

Mirror, Mirror: 'The Force Awakens' fashion is with you

At a party a few weekends ago, one of my girlfriends' daughters told me she was on a serious hunt for a pair of well-worn ...

Fashion FYI: Fox Chapel entrepreneur featured on ABC's 'Beyond the Tank'

Lani Lazzari of Fox Chapel, president and CEO of Simple Sugars, will appear on ABC's new "Shark Tank" spinoff, "Beyond the Tank," at 10 p.m. ...