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From Missoni to Jason Wu to Prabal Gurung, Target's designer collaborations have consistently been hits with the fashion crowd, celebrities and budget shoppers alike.
So it's no surprise that the retailer decided to keep this going, announcing Thursday that next in the lineup is Phillip Lim.
The fall 2013 3.1 Phillip Lim for Target collection, set to hit stores Sept. 15, will include...Read more »
May 5-13 Stop by any fragrance counter at Saks Fifth Avenue in Huntington Station, May 5-13, and get an atomizer with your fragrance purchase of $100 or more (one per customer, while supplies last); 631-350-1261. On May 9, shop trunk shows, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., featuring the latest Prada handbags, 631-350-1256, and fine jewelry by Marco Bicego, 631-350-1260. May 8 Join celebrity...Read more »
To the doting daughters (and style savvy sons) out there -- this one's for you. It can be stressful to find Mom the perfect token of your appreciation, but some retailers are using giveaways, champagne and free personalized gifts to make the Mother's Day shopping process that much more enjoyable. You may even want to take Mom with you.
Milly by Michelle Smith is inviting...Read more »
Rebecca Taylor dresses A-list celebrities, puts on shows at New York Fashion Week, and owns boutiques in Manhattan's trendy Meatpacking District and on upscale Madison Avenue. But somehow, the New Zealand-born designer, who lives in Brooklyn with her artist husband and three kids, still finds time to be a doting mom. We got to chat with her about Mother's Day gift ideas, Kate Middleton's maternity...Read more »
Esteemed director Baz Luhrmann’s adaptation of “The Great Gatsby” opens nationwide May 10, and the fashion world is buzzing.
F. Scott Fitzgerald’s story of a man clouded in mystery and excess is perhaps the most well-known novel of its time, and figures of Jay Gatsby and Daisy Buchanan — the tale's fictional protagonists — have long been touchstones for designers describing a 1920s-inspired...Read more »
May 2 See fashion stylist Jacqui Stafford, 6-8 p.m., at Tia’s Place, Manhattan. She’s signing her new book “The Wow Factor: Insider Style Secrets for Every Body and Every Budget” and dishing out styling advice. Guests receive a free gift bag (while supplies last). Get a signed copy of the book when you make a $100 or more purchase at the store; Grand Central Terminal, Lexington Passage, 89 E. 42nd...Read more »
For the style-savvy who love a good sale, this is your moment to shine.
Years ago, e-commerce sensation Gilt opened up the playing field for thrilling finds at deep discounts and sent many a well-heeled woman flying to their computers to snap up luxe Donna Karan or Diane von Furstenberg at up to 70 percent off.
Fashionable men also dived into the site, enjoying Dolce & Gabbana suits...Read more »
As superstorm Sandy bore down on three of her five stores, Ooh la la Boutiques owner Jenny Montiglio had a choice to make. Go forward with a private label that she had in the works, or forget about it, and take care of the issues . . . many . . . at hand.
Montiglio, 35, a Babylon resident, opted in for the private label despite significant economic strain caused by physical damage to her boutiques...Read more »
People magazine already named Gwyneth Paltrow the world's most beautiful woman this week, but it looks like the actress is hoping for a second award: best butt.
Paltrow, 40, wore an ivory Antonio Berardi gown to the "Iron Man 3" premiere in Hollywood Wednesday with green trim that looked elegant from the front, but sheer side panels left very little to the imagination.
The...Read more »
Diane von Furstenberg's second collection for GapKids hit stores Thursday, and the mini wrap dresses, safari-themed tees and colorfully printed denim and leggings make for an even more exciting collection this time around.
"I wanted to really tap into that sense of adventure and discovery that is such a part of youth and really create something fun and exciting," Furstenberg said...Read more »