• Lane Bryant redefines sexy

    Linda Miller | Updated: Tue, Apr 7, 2015

    Plus-size retailer's new advertising campaign is designed to make beauty and sexy approachable and embraceable.

  • Smalto, designer to leaders and athletes, dies at 87

    Updated: Mon, Apr 6, 2015

    PARIS (AP) — Francesco Smalto, an Italian-born designer who fashioned clothes for world leaders and celebrities, died at age 87, his fashion house said in a statement Monday. The Smalto fashion house praised his ability to "reconcile virility, mystery and sensitivity" in his menswear designs and create clothes for "the most demanding men on the planet." Moroccan news website Le360.ma reported that he died in in Marrakech. No information was immediately available about funeral arrangements. Smalto founded his menswear line in Paris in 1962, and went on to design custom-made clothes for such big-name clients as actor Jean-Paul Belmondo, the king of Morocco and the president of Gabon.

  • No promises by Giuliana Rancic to return to 'Fashion Police'

    Updated: Mon, Apr 6, 2015

    NEW YORK (AP) — Giuliana Rancic isn't making any promises that she'll return to "Fashion Police" in the fall. The E! Entertainment personality appeared on the "Today" show Monday to promote her new book, "Going off Script." And she also seemed to go off-script at the interview's conclusion, when host Savannah Guthrie asked if Rancic "will be there" when "Fashion Police" airs again in September. Hedging, Rancic said only, "We'll see." The show, formerly hosted by the late Joan Rivers, has recently been in turmoil with the abrupt departures of panelist Kelly Osbourne and new host Kathy Griffin. Before that, Rancic took heat for a wisecrack about actress Zendaya's dreadlocks that some viewers, including the a

  • Tommy Bahama introduces new MLB clothing

    Linda Miller | Updated: Fri, Apr 3, 2015

    Just in time for baseball season comes Tommy Bahama’s new collection of MLB apparel.

  • L’Oreal Paris looking for 'Women of Worth'

    Linda Miller | Updated: Thu, Apr 2, 2015

    Celebration marks 10th anniversary of honoring extraordinary women. Know someone who’s making a difference? Nominate her.

  • AP Interview: Gaultier on Madonna and saying "au revoir"

    Updated: Thu, Apr 2, 2015

    PARIS (AP) — He may be one of the world's most famous designers, but Jean Paul Gaultier seems to be falling out of love with the fashion industry. The French couturier — who found fame putting Madonna in a conical bra and helped shape global trends for four decades — shocked the fashion world by ending his ready-to-wear and menswear lines earlier this year. And in a candid interview with The Associated Press, the 62-year-old — whose signature peroxide quiff has now rather symbolically grayed — explained why. "Too many clothes kills clothes ... Fashion has changed. A proliferation of clothing. Eight collections per season — that's 16 a year," he said. "The system doesn't work ... There aren't enough peo

  • Trousers take a walk on the 'wide' side

    By Linda Miller, For The Oklahoman | Published: Thu, Apr 2, 2015

    Wide-leg trousers have been inching back into the fashion picture for a few seasons, but this spring they seem to have taken a big leap.

  • Amber Valletta’s next move

    Linda Miller | Updated: Tue, Mar 31, 2015

    This Oklahoma girl, one of the top supermodels in the 1990s, continues to pursue her passions.

  • Taylor Swift wins artist of the year at iHeartRadio Awards

    Updated: Mon, Mar 30, 2015

    The iHeartRadio Music Awards should be called the iHeartTaylorSwift Awards. The pop singer cleaned house at the show Sunday, winning artist of the year and song of the year for "Shake It Off," and even assisted Madonna by strumming her guitar onstage while the pop icon sang a new song. "More than anything in the world, I just hope that any of the fans watching know how much I adore you ... we've gotten closer and closer with each year, not further apart," a glossy-eyed Swift said at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. "Like, you make me so happy." The pop star also won best lyrics for her other hit song, "Blank Space.

  • McDonald's gets into fashion

    Published: Fri, Mar 27, 2015

    Thanks to McDonald’s (MCD) you can now have your burger and wear it, too. McDonald’s has revealed a Big Mac clothing and lifestyle line in Sweden that includes raincoats, wallpaper, sheets, and even dog coats, Yahoo Finance reports. The items range from $40 to $45 and are available for purchase online. The stunt is part of McDonald’s “Imlovinit24” marketing campaign which produced events in 24 cities over the course of 24 hours. Other promotions included a Ne-Yo concert in Los Angeles and a giant coffee cup ball pit in Sydney, Australia.

  • YouTube beauty superstars coming to the U.S.

    Linda Miller | Updated: Fri, Mar 27, 2015

    Sam and Nic Chapman of YouTube’s Pixiwoo will share their makeup secrets on U.S. tour.

  • Who's ready for more celebrity fragrances?

    Linda Miller | Updated: Fri, Mar 27, 2015

    Beyonce, Donald Trump and Sean “Diddy” Combs hope shoppers will give their new scents a sniff -- or two or three.

  • Pantone spring palette is perfect blend with Thunder team colors

    By Heather Warlick, Staff Writer | Updated: Thu, Mar 26, 2015

    Four of Pantone’s spring palette hues — tangerine, custard, classic blue and aqua — are in perfect harmony with the wardrobes of many Oklahoma Thunder fans:

  • Keds finds inspiration from lip balm

    Linda Miller | Updated: Mon, Mar 23, 2015

    What do you get when you mix a sneaker with lip balm? Another shoe collaboration from Keds.

  • Penn Square Mall clothing drive

    Linda Miller | Updated: Fri, Mar 20, 2015

    Donate high-end clothes to help at-risk students

  • H&M’s new sustainable clothing collection

    Linda Miller | Updated: Thu, Mar 19, 2015

    Actress and humanitarian Olivia Wilde said people think clothes that are sustainable are dull. No so. Just look at this dress.

  • Luxurious linens: An evening of fabulous fashion and philanthropy

    By Heather Warlick, Staff Writer | Updated: Thu, Mar 19, 2015

    This year’s Linen Runway Show will benefit The Children’s Hospital at OU Medical Center, part of the national Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. The fashion show includes 34 Miss Oklahoma contenders modeling fashions created by Brent Patterson, from Marianne’s Rentals, out of table linens, chair ties and other wedding and party decorating accessories.

  • New fashion collection for tall women

    Linda Miller | Updated: Tue, Mar 17, 2015

    Tall fashion experts partner for clothing collection that’s long on style and fit.

  • $31,213 … that’s the average cost of a wedding

    Linda Miller | Updated: Fri, Mar 13, 2015

    Start saving. It can be expensive to walk down the aisle. The Knot releases its report of wedding stats and trends.

  • See what’s in store for home décor

    Linda Miller | Updated: Thu, Mar 12, 2015

    Ready to add a few spring touches to your home? Think citrus colors, blues, natural elements, shiny gold and bright white.




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