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  • Inarritu wins Oscar for best director for 'Birdman'

    Updated: Mon, Feb 23, 2015

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu didn't shy away from discussing fashion after winning the Academy Award for best director on Sunday night — he told the audience he was wearing Michael Keaton's underwear. Inarritu called Keaton's "tighty whities" a good luck charm that brought him...

  • 'Birdman' takes flight at an Oscars punctuated by politics

    Updated: Mon, Feb 23, 2015

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The long take of "Birdman" has stretched all the way to the Academy Awards, where the jazzy, surreal comedy about an actor fleeing his superhero past took Hollywood's top honor in a ceremony punctuated by passionate pleas for equality. On a stormy night in Hollywood, the 87th...

  • Lupita's pearls, Margot's plunge earn red carpet raves

    Updated: Sun, Feb 22, 2015

    On this Oscars red carpet, the statement necklaces went home with multiple trophies. "The necklaces, in some ways, overshadowed the gowns," said fashion insider Hal Rubenstein. Other observers agreed (Cate Blanchett wore chunky turquoise), but Sunday night's looks were generally considered...

  • High collars and demure gowns on the Oscars red carpet

    Updated: Sun, Feb 22, 2015

    High collars replaced sexy cutouts, and Classic Hollywood in blacks and whites took hold of the Oscars red carpet Sunday night with help from a smoking Saint Laurent worn by Margot Robbie and a heavily pearled look for fashion It girl Lupita Nyong'o. There was a slight show of color. Anna...

  • Kendall Jenner steals spotlight at London shows

    Updated: Sun, Feb 22, 2015

    LONDON (AP) — Fashionistas struggled to stay dry and composed Sunday as driving wind and rain hit London Fashion Week, but the miserable weather wasn't the only thing that caused some to lose their cool. Reality TV star and model Kendall Jenner whipped up a mini storm as she arrived for Topshop...

  • Dozens of A-listers take a casual day for Oscar rehearsals

    Updated: Sun, Feb 22, 2015

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Less than 24 hours before the super-fancy Oscar ceremony, it was jeans-and-sneakers day at the Dolby Theatre. Eddie Murphy, Jennifer Aniston, Liam Neeson, Benedict Cumberbatch, Naomi Watts, Kevin Hart, Channing Tatum and Zoe Saldana were among the casually-clad stars...

  • Oklahoma

    Updated: Fri, Feb 20, 2015

    IN BRIEF Express your native pride Are you an American Indian woman with a strong sense of style? We are looking for women who want to show how they express their native pride while living in a modern world. American Indian women of all ages are encouraged to send a few photos and a short...

  • London Fashion Week Day 2: Sequins, retro looks, Cinderella

    Updated: Sat, Feb 21, 2015

    LONDON (AP) — London Fashion Week entered Day 2 on Saturday, featuring dozens of new designs — from dramatic, conceptual creations by Gareth Pugh, to more wearable pieces by Julien Macdonald and Emilia Wickstead. Here are some highlights from the day: ___ CROWN JEWELS AT JULIEN MACDONALD...

  • Hollywood's biggest names come out to for rare Tom Ford show

    Updated: Sat, Feb 21, 2015

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Hollywood took its collective gaze off itself and shifted it to fashion Friday night as designer and director Tom Ford staged an eye-popping show rivaled by the starry makeup of the audience. In a display of celebrity that gave a hint at what is to come on Sunday's Oscar red...

  • Weird and wonderful NY Fashion Week moments

    Updated: Fri, Feb 20, 2015

    NEW YORK (AP) — Here's the thing about holding Fashion Week in February: No one really talks about the clothes — they're too busy talking about the weather. This year, it was even colder than usual, which meant even more painful moments slip-sliding along icy streets and shivering one's...

  • London Fashion Week kicks off, hot on heels of New York

    Updated: Fri, Feb 20, 2015

    LONDON (AP) — It's time to kick off those snow boots and pack the brolly. After battling sub-zero temperatures at New York Fashion Week, fashionistas are decamping to London for another whirlwind week of catwalk shows, champagne and parties. The London event, which opens Friday, features new...

  • Movie mumbles: The story behind the 'Interstellar' dialogue

    Updated: Fri, Feb 20, 2015

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — "What did they say?" More than a few moviegoers have been left asking that question. From "Birdman" and "Inherent Vice" to "Gone Girl" and "Interstellar," films this Oscar season have seemed more inaudible than ever. Audiences have always had to deal with the marble mouthed...

  • NY Fashion Week: Swanlike creatures at Marc Jacobs

    Updated: Thu, Feb 19, 2015

    NEW YORK (AP) — The Associated Press is all over New York Fashion Week, from the runways to celebrities as eight days of fall previews come to a close Thursday. ____ MARC JACOBS: CLOSING FASHION WEEK WITH A BANG — AND A BOOM Marc Jacobs is known for starting his shows exactly on time, not...

  • Customers flock to Oklahoma's first Urban Outfitters for opening day

    BY DYLAN GOFORTH, Tulsa World | Published: Thu, Feb 19, 2015

    Fifteen minutes before the staff at Tulsa's Urban Outfitters opened their doors for the store's first day of business, a nervous energy could be felt inside and outside. Jeremy Johnston, the store's manager, had about a dozen employees doing a little last-minute hyping, getting them pumped up...

  • Swarovski adding sparkle to the Oscars

    Linda Miller | Updated: Thu, Feb 19, 2015

    More than 95,000 crystals are being incorporated into a megawatt design at Sunday’s Oscars.



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