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  • Milan perfects the wearable lightness of fashion

    Updated: Mon, Sep 22, 2014

    MILAN (AP) — Reflecting on a Milan Fashion Week that marked the re-emergence of denim and the pre-eminence of the flat Birkenstock-inspired sandal, the question was bound to surface: Wherein lies luxury? Milan designers, who crammed the usual six days of womenswear previews for next summer into...

  • Fashion-fearless Klum takes on Milan

    Updated: Sun, Sep 21, 2014

    MILAN (AP) — Milan designers wrapped up five days of previews for next summer's womenswear looks on Sunday. While trends like geometric wedge sandals, billowing diaphanous dresses and embellished boyfriend denim trousers won't be in stores for months, the fashion hungry already have a good idea...

  • Dolce&Gabbana harness Spanish passion

    Updated: Sun, Sep 21, 2014

    MILAN (AP) — Dolce&Gabbana continue their survey of conquests of their beloved Sicily, rendering into ready-to-wear fashion cultural traces left behind by these sometimes ill-fated adventures. After incorporating Norman traces for winter looks, it was on to Spain's influence on the...

  • Ferragamo marries leather with apparel

    Updated: Sun, Sep 21, 2014

    MILAN (AP) — Massimiliano Giornetti of Ferragamo is perfecting the marriage of leather goods and apparel with seamless creations that honor the brand's dual traditions. Nowhere was that better exemplified during the Salvatore Ferragamo womenswear preview on Sunday than in halter dresses with a...

  • Wine, Women & Shoes event to kick off Impact Oklahoma year of giving

    By Heather Warlick, Life & Style Editor | Published: Sun, Sep 21, 2014

    Wine, Women & Shoes, a shopping and fashion event on Sept. 26 will be held at the Oklahoma City Golf and Country Club to kick off Impact Oklahoma’s year of giving.

  • Designers go for the flow at Milan Fashion Week

    Updated: Sat, Sep 20, 2014

    MILAN (AP) — Milan designers are making a nonbinding treaty with women. The collections being previewed during Milan fashion week, in its fourth day Saturday, are easy to wear and roomy, not binding, meant for every day and not rarified occasions. Here are some highlights from Saturday's...

  • Milan: Paglialunga debuts at Jil Sander

    Updated: Sat, Sep 20, 2014

    MILAN (AP) — Rodolfo Paglialunga, who made his debut Saturday as creative director at Jil Sander, said he didn't need to go through the archives for inspiration. Nor was he burdened by brand's the minimalist label. "I knew very well Jil Sander, because I grew up looking at her. I didn't want to...

  • Armani opens with film by Oscar-winner Sorrentino

    Updated: Sat, Sep 20, 2014

    MILAN (AP) — Giorgio Armani opened his womenswear preview for next summer with a short art film by Oscar-winner Paolo Sorrentino titled "Sand," the weather-beaten grains that inspired the designer's latest collection. The film, shot from a boat in the Aeolian archipelago north of Sicily,...

  • Local designers chosen for casino-inspired fashion show

    Linda Miller | Updated: Fri, Sep 19, 2014

    Odds are good you’ll see cards, dice and maybe even poker chips on some of the clothes in the Kings & Queens of Fashion event at Penn Square Mall.

  • E! says 'Fashion Police' will continue

    Updated: Fri, Sep 19, 2014

    The E! TV channel says that "Fashion Police" will continue without Joan Rivers. In a statement Friday, the channel said it "thought long and hard" about what Rivers would have wanted for the show. The decision was made that the late comedian would have hoped that "Fashion Police" continue, E!...

  • For Versace, this is understated

    Updated: Fri, Sep 19, 2014

    MILAN (AP) — Versace wouldn't be Versace without the flamboyance. But Donatella Versace understated it just a bit for next summer's look, presented on Friday, the third day of Milan Fashion Week previews for next summer. Dresses were straight-fitting, instead of body-hugging. Pants were just a...

  • Milan: Missoni offers a study of lightness

    Updated: Fri, Sep 19, 2014

    MILAN (AP) — Angela Missoni's collection, previewed Friday, the third day of Milan Fashion Week, was a study in lightness and air. Models billowed by in diaphanous, maxi-dresses to a haunting Chinese-language version of the Sinead O'Conner classic, "Nothing Compares 2U." The knitwear was as...

  • Handbag designer's visit to Macy's rescheduled

    Linda Miller | Updated: Thu, Sep 18, 2014

    What sets these purses apart from others? It's Patricia Nash's attention to detail and Old World craftsmanship.

  • Boyfriend jeans a hit on the Milan runway

    Updated: Thu, Sep 18, 2014

    MILAN (AP) — Hey girlfriend, baggy boyfriend jeans are all the rage on the Milan runway this season. At Emporio Armani, they fit Giorgio Armani's passion for blue — an international color that the designer says satisfies any appetite for ethnic looks. The Emporio collection, presented Thursday...

  • Milan: Georgia May Jagger graces Fendi runway

    Updated: Thu, Sep 18, 2014

    MILAN (AP) — The curve of an arch and the straight lines of a staircase were evoked in Fendi's womenswear looks for next summer. It's not the first time that architecture has inspired fashion. But Karl Lagerfeld invested it with an evocative, not strictly structural, quality, waxing in his...



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