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  • 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.

  • Bob Mackie to receive award from Chicago costume council

    Updated: Mon, Apr 18, 2016

    CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago History Museum's Costume Council plans to honor fashion designer Bob Mackie. Mackie, who is famous for his sparkling, imaginative costume designs, will receive the council's Designer of Excellence Award on Tuesday. He's often called the "sultan of sequins, the rajah...

  • Sean Penn's 'The Last Face' competing at Cannes festival

    Updated: Thu, Apr 14, 2016

    PARIS (AP) — Sean Penn's "The Last Face" about aid workers in Africa will compete at the Cannes Film Festival this year — along with movies about interracial marriage in 1950s America, illness and poverty in working class Britain and cannibal fashion models in Los Angeles. The festival's high...

  • Designer Johnathan Kayne teams with NStyle Country

    Linda Miller | Updated: Wed, Apr 13, 2016

    Fashion designer Johnathan Kayne Gillaspie, a popular designer when he lived and worked in Norman, has joined NStyle Country as a correspondent.

  • Following vaccine controversy, Tribeca rolls out red carpet

    Updated: Thu, Apr 14, 2016

    NEW YORK (AP) — The 15th annual Tribeca Film Festival kicked off fashionably with the premiere of Andrew Rossi's "The First Monday in May," a behind-the-scenes documentary about the mounting of an ambitious fashion exhibit at the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the museum's annual star-studded...

  • Spring forward for makeup trends

    BY LINDA MILLER | Published: Thu, Apr 14, 2016

    Bright lips seem to be the talk of the makeup season

  • London's V&A museum reveals a brief history of underwear

    Updated: Wed, Apr 13, 2016

    LONDON (AP) — Think of it as Victoria's (and Albert's) secret. London's Victoria and Albert Museum has peeled back fashion's layers to expose everything from long johns to lingerie in "Undressed," an exhibition tracing the hidden history of underwear. It's a story about covering up, and also...

  • U2's Bono urges lawmakers to view aid as national security

    Updated: Tue, Apr 12, 2016

    WASHINGTON (AP) — U2 frontman Bono brought his star power to Capitol Hill Tuesday as he called on members of Congress to take swift action to deal with the global refugee crisis and violent extremism. In testimony before a Senate subcommittee, Bono drew a bleak picture as he described the flood...

  • Helen Ford Wallace: Parties, Etc.:April 10

    By Helen Ford Wallace | Published: Sun, Apr 10, 2016

    Anniversary Event, Watch Party, Spring Dinner,Book Signing Reception, Trophy Winners

  • Elizabeth Taylor White Diamonds celebrates 25 years

    Linda Miller | Updated: Thu, Apr 7, 2016

    Elizabeth Taylor White Diamonds fragrance celebrates 25 years with the launch of new White Diamonds Night.

  • Shane Jewell and Maggie Clayton---Oklahoma City Ballet and the Ballet Ball---Parties Extra!

    Helen Ford Wallace | Updated: Thu, Apr 7, 2016

    [brightcove]4827270526001[/brightcove] Maggie Clayton, Ballet Ball Co-Chairman, and Shane Jewell, Ballet Oklahoma Executive Director,  talk about the Ballet Ball and the Oklahoma City Ballet on Parties Extra!

  • Noonday trunk show Saturday at Milo & Lily Boutique

    Linda Miller | Updated: Thu, Apr 7, 2016

    Handmade jewelry created from unusual materials will be showcased at a Noonday trunk show Saturday at Milo & Lily Boutique.

  • John Oliver sends more 'riff-raff' to Yankee Stadium

    Updated: Thu, Apr 7, 2016

    NEW YORK (AP) — John Oliver has put more "riff-raff" in the premium seats at Yankee Stadium. Two young women dressed in unicorn costumes and two others in shark costumes sat in the second row behind home plate Wednesday night, the latest fans to win high-priced tickets for 25 cents apiece from...

  • Gap apologizes for racially insensitive ad

    Published: Wed, Apr 6, 2016

    Clothing retailer Gap apologized on Tuesday after receiving criticism that an ad for the company’s children’s clothing line was racially insensitive, USA TODAY reports. The ad featured four members of the Le Petit Cirque group, an "all-kid humanitarian cirque company," comprised...

  • Lupita Nyong'o still basking in glow of 2014 Oscar win

    Updated: Wed, Apr 6, 2016

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Lupita Nyong'o's career has moved well along since her Academy Award two years ago, yet she's still basking in the glow of her Oscar win. "I never expected to win in the first place, so I didn't have any expectations as to what life would look like after that, but I'm happy....



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