Black beauty: Minn. History Center shows vintage fashions of Ebony magazine

Black beauty: Minn. History Center shows vintage fashions of Ebony magazine

Ebony’s style influence is celebrated in “Inspiring Beauty: 50 Years of Ebony Fashion Fair,” a show featuring 40 stunning garments by top-name international designers, at the Minnesota History Center.

Guests nibble the night away at Knead the Dough fundraiser

May 24
Guests nibble the night away at Knead the Dough fundraiser
Guests taste-tested their way through Knead the Dough, a fundraiser for the Minneapolis Public Schools Nutrition Center. Chef stations were set up throughout the Woman’s Club of Minneapolis near Loring Park.

Fashion's color forecast? A white-hot summer

May 23
Fashion's color forecast? A white-hot summer
Sweet, fresh and optimistic, “the little white dress” is having a moment.
Variety
53 minutes ago

Style Star: Rebekah Nygard

Rebekah Nygard20, barista/ studentWhat are you wearing? Forever 21 hat, H&M romper and sweater, Free People shoes.Describe your style: Comfortable and affordable. Your favorite decade…
Variety
54 minutes ago

Nailed it: Guide to doing manicures and pedicures yourself

It can be done: DIY manicures and pedicures.
2:15am

Review: Online stylists for the shopping-averse

Though my grandmother was a fashion designer, I hate buying clothes, and I still wear outfits from high school — in the last century.
May 26

Oregon proposal would outlaw sneak photos up women's skirts

Oregon lawmakers on Tuesday advanced a proposal aimed at closing a loophole in state privacy laws that recently let a man go unpunished after he took photographs up a teenager's skirt.
Movies
May 23

CANNES WATCH: Going out In style

The 68th Cannes Film Festival was going out in style this weekend, with Marion Cotillard drawing raves on both carpet and screen at the "Macbeth" premiere and the very cool entourage from the LA indie "Dope" continuing to wow the fest as anticipation grew for Sunday's Palme d'Or finale.
Variety
May 23

Withering Glance: Irritating? Tacky? Dumb? We'll be the judges of that

Rick Nelson and Claude Peck dispense unasked-for advice about clothing, etiquette, culture, relationships, grooming and more. Today, Minnesota Nice?
Movies
May 22

Amid celebrity show offs, $30 million raised at AIDS gala

Amid celebrity schmoozing, glamorous fashions, musical performances and the frequent banging of the auction hammer, the French Riviera's annual star-filled amfAR gala brought in its expected share of drama — with celebrity invitees including Leonardo DiCaprio, Jake Gyllenhaal, Michael Fassbender, Marion Cotillard, Sienna Miller and Adrien Brody.
Movies
May 21

Cannes film pays homage to late designer Oscar de la Renta

The spirit of Oscar de la Renta lives on every day at the Cannes Film Festival.
Movies
May 20

CANNES WATCH: A mermaid dress and wedding bells for Brolin

Cannes is by the water so it was only appropriate that the film festival on Wednesday celebrated a stunning mermaid dress. Day Eight also uncovered news that the '80s pop band Pet Shop Boys influenced a film from China and the upcoming "Toy Story 4" won't be simply a sequel to the hit franchise. Josh Brolin also revealed something very personal on the red carpet: a special love project.
Style
May 20

Cuban style is hotter than ever

The “forbidden island” long has inspired designers. How will openness influence fashion?
Movies
May 20

Newcomer actress Madalina Ghenea stuns on Cannes red carpet

Romanian model-turned-actress Madalina Ghenea had already grabbed attention at the Cannes Film Festival by featuring nude on the provocative poster for the film "Youth," with Michael Caine and Harvey Keitel looking on.
Celebrities
May 20

Even Marc Jacobs had to pull all-nighters at design school

Fashion students, take heart: Even someone with the natural talent of Marc Jacobs had to pull all-nighters to get through design school.
Style
May 20

Style Star: Diana Albrecht

Diana Albrecht20, advertising student and photographerWhat are you wearing? American Apparel sweater, Sam Edelman boots, pants from Urban Outfitters, Hardmill bag.Describe your style: Simplicity with…
Style
May 19

Instagram style star Grace Beekman connects with fans

Instagram style star Grace Beekman describes her look as feminine and classic — with a little spunk. "But I’m a chameleon, so I’m sure that description will change in the future."
Movies
May 19

Cannes steps into trouble with high-heels dress code

The Cannes Film Festival is coming under scrutiny for its strict dress code after women not wearing high heels were turned away from a premiere.
Movies
May 19

Cannes steps into trouble with high-heels dress code

The Cannes Film Festival is coming under scrutiny for its strict dress code after women not wearing high heels were turned away from a premiere.
Movies
May 17

CANNES WATCH: Focus acquires new Tom Ford film

Tom Ford's second film has been acquired by Focus Features in the biggest sale yet at Cannes.
Movies
May 17

CANNES WATCH: Rooney Mara scores floaty white fashion coup

Rooney Mara scored a fashion coup at the "Carol" premiere in a diaphanous white gown that upstaged her more famous co-star Cate Blanchett.
Movies
May 17

CANNES TREND: It's all eyes on shoulders on red carpet

It's all eyes on shoulders at the Cannes Film Festival, with red-carpet stars ditching the bust in favor of accentuating the upper torso and shoulders — through embellishments or bare skin.
Music
May 17

George Harrison guitar from 1963 brings $490,000 at auction

A guitar George Harrison played at a time when Beatlemania was taking flight has sold for nearly half a million dollars at a New York auction.