How to critique a runway show like a fashion expert

NEW YORK — If we learned anything from the 2006 film “Devil Wears Prada,” it’s … Read more

Blazers to wear now and keep forever

A good blazer is the answer to any dressing dilemma. Every fashion girl worth her … Read more

Is that a dress or a shirt?

Whatever: Tom Ford just wants you to be fabulous

NEW YORK — It was difficult to know exactly where to look during designer Tom … Read more

Might fashion finally be figuring out diversity?

The fashion industry has become more diverse, more inclusive. More open. It is less them … Read more

What’s Calvin Klein trying to say about America?

NEW YORK — Thank goodness for the blankets. The multicolored quilts. The iconic American heirlooms … Read more

From socks to headbands, players go bold

NEW YORK — Crystals, shapes, and knee-high socks. Some players at this year’s U.S. Open … Read more

Is this treatment the cure for hair loss?

When Heidi Imhof started losing her hair at 42, she also started losing sleep. Imhof, … Read more

Its competitors make noise, but French fashion label is happy to make clothes

PARIS — There is an indelible truth about APC, the willfully anonymous French fashion label … Read more

Personality and flair: How kids are customizing school uniforms

CHICAGO — School uniforms don’t have to be a drag. Students are reclaiming their individuality … Read more

Explore Islamic attire around the globe

“Pious Fashion: How Muslim Women Dress” by Elizabeth Bucar (Harvard. 235 pages, $29.95)

It may … Read more

DC couple celebrate art with their wardrobe

DC couple celebrate art with their loud, high-fashion wardrobe

WASHINGTON — The black-and-gold jacket Tom Noll models is not only dazzling; it’s practically magic. … Read more

Blurring the lines between men’s, women’s clothes

What’s the difference between men’s and women’s clothing? These days, the lines are blurred. On … Read more

The Wonder Woman effect

LONDON — Gal Gadot, DC Comics and the whole Justice League gang are not the … Read more

At Curlfest, a celebration of natural hair and black beauty

NEW YORK — As I stood before a slightly foggy bathroom mirror a few weeks … Read more

5 ways to save money at the hair salon

Haircuts, color and products can add up quickly at the salon, and while you may … Read more

Spice up your summer wardrobe

There’s no need to reinvent the wheel — or your warm-weather wardrobe. Summer is all … Read more

How to apply makeup that can withstand the heat

Here’s how to apply makeup that can withstand the heat. Start with a primer. I’m … Read more

One-piece swimsuit is still hot

It’s time to stop celebrating the one-piece swimsuit as a “new” summer trend. The iconic … Read more

The best fashion subscription boxes for every style

Two of our hands-down favorite things about living in 2017 are subscription services (Netflix, how … Read more

Menswear: a ‘Blade Runner’ dystopia coming in spring 2018

NEW YORK — Raf Simons put on his spring 2018 menswear show in an open-air … Read more

Summer 2017 shoe trends: Flat and fancy — and some fur

The world is flat and fancy when it comes to shoes this summer. Strappy, sky-high … Read more

Fashion week has a dirty little secret: laundry

PARIS — Past the plush Napoleon III sofas, through a forest of orchids and under … Read more

Two-tone watches are a hit with young buyers

As a sports superstar and fashion avatar, David Beckham has done his part to infuse … Read more

Lessons learned from the great male skirt rebellion of 2017

Dress codes have been much in the news recently, largely because of the way the … Read more

Can a fake tan make you look thinner?

Rather than roast in the sun, and in all likelihood bring on sun damage, sun … Read more

The best of the London Fashion Week Men’s

Designers took to their looks to make political statements

LONDON — The atmosphere was tense as the first shows of London Fashion Week Men’s … Read more

Defining those mysterious makeup words

Beauty has a language all its own. Special lingo comes with every special interest, of … Read more

Leather jackets you’ll wear for the next 5 years

One classic wardrobe staple that belongs in every woman’s closet is the leather jacket. The … Read more

Rihanna dominates fashion scene

On Monday night, late in the program for the 69th annual benefit and student fashion … Read more

This is high season for hats (and hatmakers)

NEW YORK — Sitting outside Ellen Christine Millinery in West SoHo in Manhattan is a … Read more

Minnesota designers fueling feminist T-shirt craze

MINNEAPOLIS — The messages are strong and sometimes funny. One is feisty; another is in … Read more

What to buy at Sephora if you only have $20

Sephora is a magical place where you can find any beauty product you’ve ever wanted … Read more

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