• Parties Extra! Video---Cattle Baron's Ball in Oklahoma City---Devyn Smith and Miranda Hines

    Helen Ford Wallace | Updated: Fri, Sep 11, 2015

    [brightcove]4475887575001[/brightcove] Devyn Smith and Miranda Hines talk about the Cattle Baron's Ball and the American Cancer Society on Parties Extra! Helen Ford Wallace, Devyn Smith, Miranda Hines. (Photo by Paige Dillard).

  • Bon Jovi adds Taiwan show following China tour cancellation

    Updated: Fri, Sep 11, 2015

    BEIJING (AP) — Bon Jovi has added a second concert in Taiwan this month and a new concert in Bangkok, after the rock group's concerts in China were abruptly canceled. The event promoter Live Nation Taiwan announced Thursday night on Facebook the second performance in Taiwan would be on Sept. 29, the day after the previously scheduled concert. A posting Thursday on the band's website announced a new concert in Bangkok next Tuesday — a time when the band likely would have been in China. AEG Live Asia has declined to say why performances Sept. 14 in Shanghai and Sept. 17 in Beijing were canceled.

  • A new drama with 'Sons' marrieds Kurt Sutter and Katey Sagal

    Updated: Fri, Sep 11, 2015

    BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — It's not the most obvious idea for a series. "The Bastard Executioner" tells of Wilkin Brattle, a 14th-century warrior who, at the behest of Annora, a mystical healer, assumes the identity of a journeyman executioner while pursuing his true destiny under Annora's divine stewardship. It's also not the most obvious choice for creator Kurt Sutter to have made as his follow-up to his motorcycle melodrama, "Sons of Anarchy," which concluded a seven-season FX run last fall. "The Bastard Executioner," which premieres with a two-hour opener Tuesday (10 p.m.

  • VENICE WATCH: Laurie Anderson dwells on death in Venice

    Updated: Fri, Sep 11, 2015

    VENICE, Italy (AP) — The 72nd Venice Film Festival, which runs through Saturday, is bringing red carpet premieres, innovative movies and Hollywood glamour to the Italian city. Here's what has been catching the eye of The Associated Press: LAURIE ANDERSON DWELLS ON DEATH IN 'HEART OF A DOG' At 75 minutes, Laurie Anderson's "Heart of a Dog" is the shortest film competing for the Golden Lion at the Venice Film Festival. But it packs an emotional wallop. Anderson weaves a personal meditation on life, creativity and death around stories about her painting, piano-playing terrier Lolabelle. Anderson, a composer and performance artist who had a pop hit in 1981 with "O Superman," likens the film to a series of short stor

  • NY Fashion Week: Japanese gardens, California sun, and Kanye

    Updated: Thu, Sep 10, 2015

    NEW YORK (AP) — The Associated Press is all over New York Fashion Week, from the runways to celebrities as eight days of spring previews opened Thursday. ____ KANYE POPS IN ON BROTHER VELLIES The small Brother Vellies got a visit from the big Kanye West. "I'm just here to support," he said Thursday before rushing off. What he left behind was a collection of standout sandals in leather and adorned with beads and fur, and handbags made of materials sourced throughout Africa and created by artisans there, said Aurora James, the company's founder and creative director. Bags were created in South Africa using indigenous springbok, water buffalo and hardware made of hand-carved horn.

  • Tune in Dec. 8 for the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show

    Linda Miller | Updated: Thu, Sep 10, 2015

    Angels, sexy lingerie and a Fantasy Bra can mean only one thing – the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show.

  • Coming Thursday: Thakoon collection at Kohl’s

    Linda Miller | Updated: Tue, Sep 8, 2015

    London’s charm and character inspired Thakoon for DesigNation clothing collaboration for Kohl’s.

  • Pixi delivers something new with its fall beauty collection

    Linda Miller | Updated: Fri, Sep 4, 2015

    Pixi’s popular facial toner finally lands in the U.S. Check it out along with the company’s new fall beauty collection.

  • Sofia Vergara’s new fragrance

    Linda Miller | Updated: Thu, Sep 3, 2015

    Award-winning actress Sofia Vergara wanted a special scent to wear on her wedding day so she created Love

  • Oklahoma Bridal Show set for Sept. 26 in Edmond

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Thu, Sep 3, 2015

    The Oklahoma Bridal Show will be Sept. 26 in Edmond at the University of Central Oklahoma's Nigh University Center.

  • Find class in the curve; Oklahoma City's Classen Curve, that is

    By Linda Miller For The Oklahoman | Published: Thu, Sep 3, 2015

    Today, more than two dozen stores and restaurants fill Oklahoma City's Classen Curve shopping center and the neighboring Triangle at Classen Curve. It’s a mix of local gems such as Liberte, Black Optical and Steven Giles with national chains like Lululemon Athletica and Kendra Scott. More of both are anticipated.

  • Coming up: Tulsa Fashion Week

    Linda Miller | Updated: Tue, Sep 1, 2015

    Tulsa gears up for its own Fashion Week, an event that that will include runway shows and a focus on local and national designers.

  • 5 Things You Missed at the MTV Video Music Awards

    Siali Siaosi | Updated: Mon, Aug 31, 2015

    The MTV Video Music Awards, an annual awards show honoring the best music videos of the year, are notoriously ridiculous. Here are the five most outrageous moments you might have missed from the 2015 MTV VMAs.

  • Holiday and Fall Hair styles by Jennifer McCharen---Parties Extra!

    Helen Ford Wallace | Updated: Fri, Aug 28, 2015

    [brightcove]4448950083001[/brightcove] Jennifer McCharen with Rutz Salon talks about the hottest hair style trends for fall and the holidays on Parties Extra! Paige Dillard, Jennifer McCharen, Dave Morris at The Oklahoman's video studio for Parties Extra! (Photo by Helen Ford Wallace).

  • Guys, will you wear a jumpsuit?

    Linda Miller | Updated: Thu, Aug 27, 2015

    They may not be for everyone, but men’s jumpsuits are being touted as no-fuss, comfortable and fun.

  • A model of happiness in Oklahoma

    By Heather Warlick Life & Style Editor Hwarlick@Oklahoman.com  | Published: Thu, Aug 27, 2015

    Jonathan Thiery doesn’t really have a modeling career, he said. The 21-year-old Edmond Memorial High School graduate just enjoys being in front of people.

  • Oklahoma City's Automobile Alley thrives once more

    By Heather Warlick  Life & Style Editor Hwarlick@Oklahoman.com  | Updated: Wed, Aug 26, 2015

    Automobile Alley, a stretch of Broadway Avenue just north of downtown Oklahoma City, once was filled with showrooms featuring the latest and greatest in automobiles. But the area has been reinvented as a social district the past several years as young entrepreneurs have set up shop, selling wares that often are responsibly sourced, “upcycled,” recycled, handmade and rare finds.

  • Versona’s newest store opens Thursday

    Linda Miller | Updated: Wed, Aug 26, 2015

    Check out fall’s hottest fashion trends Thursday when Versona’s new store opens in Westgate Marketplace.

  • Questions about lipstick testers and wrong size shoes

    Linda Miller | Updated: Tue, Aug 25, 2015

    How bad is it to try the lipstick tester or wear the wrong size shoes?

  • Sherri Hill named official gown sponsor of the Miss America Competition

    Linda Miller | Updated: Tue, Aug 18, 2015

    And the winner is … designer Sherri Hill, the new official gown sponsor of the Miss America Competition.