NEW YORK — Combining fashion and film, the spring exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute will be "China: Through the Looking Glass," the museum said recently during a preview in Beijing.
By ANICK JESDANUN, Associated Press
January 18, 2015 6 a.m.
LAS VEGAS — Smartwatches don't have to look ugly to be functional. Clothing and accessories designers are collaborating with engineers to produce computerized wristwatches that people will want to wear all day and night.
By Janet Kelly, Special to The Washington Post
January 16, 2015 6 a.m.
A new generation of fitness clothing is appealing to gym rats and couch potatoes alike for its sweat-wicking, ab-smoothing, butt-firming fabrics, practical pockets and overall flattering silhouettes. With leggings and yoga pants almost de rigueur on the streets, exercisewear companies have upped the fashion quotient on their offerings.
Wearing a hat during the frigid months of winter is a no-brainer. You can top off your cold-weather look and keep your noggin warm. Sara Rogers, trend specialist for the Mall of America, helps break down five key women's hat styles that are perfect for this time of year.
By Roger Catlin, Special to The Washington Post
November 28, 2014 6 a.m.
NORFOLK, Va. — Just as suits of armor have routinely lined museum halls over the years, the 20th-century equivalent of protection, status and cool for riders of other kinds of horses is getting its due.
By LEANNE ITALIE, Associated Press
November 21, 2014 6 a.m.
NEW YORK — Luxury shoe designer Paul Andrew walked away the winner Nov. 4 for the Council of Fashion Designers of America/Vogue Fashion Fund Award, but there were 10 top finalists spanning many areas of the industry.
By SHELLEY ACOCA, Associated Press
November 14, 2014 6 a.m.
NEW YORK — In a night that was all about empowerment, actresses Lupita Nyong'o and Laverne Cox, fashion designer Sarah Burton, U.N. Ambassador Samantha Power and Chelsea Clinton were among those awarded Women of the Year awards by Glamour magazine.