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  • Light-up gowns and gladiators: Met Gala fashion was fierce

    Updated: 4 hr ago

    NEW YORK (AP) — They came as robots and gladiators, light-up princesses and high-haired goddesses shimmering in green, copper and silver. As predicted, the annual parade of fashion and star power at the Met Gala on Monday night included an array of interpretations on the evening's vibe: "Manus...

  • Metallics reign on tech-heavy Met Gala red carpet

    Updated: 15 hr ago

    NEW YORK (AP) — The Met Gala red carpet gleamed on Monday with sparkly metallics and shiny, futuristic-looking fabrics as stars paid homage to this year's technology-centered theme. The annual gala, a fundraiser for the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute, celebrated the new exhibit...

  • Met fashion exhibit explores dialogue between hand, machine


    NEW YORK (AP) — For decades, argues Andrew Bolton, the star curator of blockbuster fashion exhibits at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, we've all been looking at fashion through a flawed prism. We've assumed, he says, that hand-made garments are better, purer, fancier, more luxurious. And that...

  • Highlights from Bridal Fashion Week

    Updated: Wed, Apr 27, 2016

    NEW YORK (AP) — From fairytale princess gowns to feathery mini-dresses, bold skinny trouser looks and showgirl sequins, Bridal Fashion Week had something for brides of every size, shape and style inclination. White reigned, as did classic silhouettes to please the most traditional bride. For...

  • Head over heels: '70s vibe is alive on fashionable feet

    BY LINDA MILLER  For The Oklahoman | Published: Wed, Apr 27, 2016

    When warm weather arrives, many women can’t wait to free their toes and slip into a kicky pair of shoes that delivers a punch that’s fun, cool or sexy. Oklahoma City-area retailers discuss the trends.

  • Rihanna launching new makeup line

    Linda Miller | Updated: Tue, Apr 26, 2016

    Who’s ready for another celebrity makeup collection? Rihanna is entering the makeup business in a big way.

  • Kendall + Kylie brand adds handbags for fall

    Linda Miller | Updated: Tue, Apr 26, 2016

    Jenner sisters Kendall and Kylie are adding handbags to their contemporary fashion brand.

  • 7 things to remember when searching for the perfect wedding dress

    Tamsyn Valentine, FamilyShare | Updated: Mon, Apr 25, 2016

    Finding the perfect wedding dress is not all fun and games. Read my list of 7 things I wish I had known when finding my dream dress.

  • Met curator Andrew Bolton, quiet defender of fashion as art

    Updated: Mon, Apr 25, 2016

    NEW YORK (AP) — The opening seconds of the trailer for "The First Monday in May," the new documentary about the dizzyingly star-studded Met Gala, show pop star Rihanna tossing her fashionable head in slo-mo as the red-carpet cameras click furiously. Suitably, she sports a glistening tiara. And...

  • Woman turns 'fluorescent pink' after misusing Lush bath product

    Published: Mon, Apr 25, 2016

    A woman has literally been left red-faced after dying herself bright pink when she misused a bath product from Lush cosmetics. Abi Shenton’s skin was left “fluorescent pink” for three days after she mistook a bath bomb from the toiletries company for soap. Ms Shenton tweeted Lush saying:...

  • Behold the stump speech, the daily grind of candidates

    Updated: Fri, Apr 22, 2016

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Day after day, the candidates for president wake up, brush their teeth and pump themselves up to say the same thing they did yesterday. And the day before. And the day before that. Most of what they say won't make the evening news, or get tweeted or repeated. But that spiel...

  • Donatella Versace reacts to death of friend, Prince

    Updated: Fri, Apr 22, 2016

    MILAN (AP) — Italian fashion designer Donatella Versace says she's mourning the death of Prince, one of her closest friends, who has died after collapsing in an elevator at his recording studio complex in suburban Minneapolis. Versace said in a statement Friday that all the memories they shared...

  • In brief: Bridal show set for Weatherford

    From Staff Reports  | Published: Thu, Apr 21, 2016

    In brief: Bridal show set for Weatherford

  • Designers Costa, Zucchelli out at Calvin Klein

    Updated: Tue, Apr 19, 2016

    NEW YORK (AP) — Designers Francisco Costa and Italo Zucchelli are leaving Calvin Klein as part of what the company describes as a global creative strategy to unify all of its brands under one vision. Costa has been at the New York fashion house for more than a decade and became the women's...

  • Drybar hair products and tools launching at Ulta

    Linda Miller | Updated: Mon, Apr 18, 2016

    Drybar is bringing its extensive line of hair styling products and tools to Ulta stores.



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