United Negro College Fund's masked ball helps Twin Cities students

June 27
United Negro College Fund's masked ball helps Twin Cities students

Withering Glance on heroic Pride festivals of yore

June 26
Withering Glance on heroic Pride festivals of yore
Rick Nelson and Claude Peck dispense unasked-for advice about clothing, etiquette, culture, relationships, grooming and more.Today, pride.
Music
July 7

Lady Gaga's stylist to show at New York Fashion Week

Brandon Maxwell, Lady Gaga's longtime stylist and a designer in his own right, plans to show his first full ready-to-wear collection at New York Fashion Week in September.
Variety
July 3

Scene and Heard: Minneapolis Institute of Arts celebrates 100 years with Summer Party

The Minneapolis Institute of Art throws a Summer Party every year. But it upped the ante this time around to mark the MIA’s milestone birthday.
Variety
July 3

Withering Glance's most embarrassing moments, shared

Rick Nelson and Claude Peck dispense unasked-for advice about clothing, etiquette, culture, relationships, grooming and more.
Style
July 3

Stylepoints: The selling of political style

Presidential candidates peddle products to raise money — and learn about their supporters.
Variety
July 1

Ask the Expert: How should I wear monochromatic looks?

Learn how to put together a single-color outfit that’s less kooky and more chic.
Variety
July 1

Style Star: David Maxwell of Upperclassmen

David Maxwell22, founder of website Upperclassmen (www.ucmlife.com), corporate accountantWhat are you wearing? Robert Geller hat, Ralph Lauren turtleneck, Zara waxed trench, Levi’s denim, ASOS…
Celebrities
June 30

Donna Karan stepping down as chief designer for her company

Donna Karan will step down from daily duties as chief designer at her namesake company, Donna Karan International, to devote more time to her philanthropic foundation.
June 30

Grenade-shaped perfume bottle leads to courthouse evacuation

A suspicious item that prompted a Cincinnati courthouse evacuation turned out to be a perfume bottle shaped like a World War II grenade.
June 25

VA says it faces $2.5B budget shortfall a year after scandal

The Department of Veterans Affairs said Thursday it faces a budget shortfall of more than $2.5 billion, mainly because of increased demand by veterans for health care, including new life-saving treatments for Hepatitis C.
Variety
June 25

Robber or flasher? Police say this guy decided to be both

Police say a Pennsylvania robbery suspect has diversified his criminal portfolio by exposing himself to a shop owner before taking cash and a women's outfit from a clothing store.
Stage & Arts
June 24

Fashion struts off the runway and into museum galleries

Fashion sashays off the runway and into galleries like the Minnesota History Center in St. Paul.
June 24

Review: Apple has best smartwatch, but rivals have strengths

As much as I wish the Apple Watch could do more, I find it the best smartwatch available, given its polished design and wide range of apps.
Movies
June 24

New documentary 'Fresh Dressed' explores hip-hop fashion

From slave-era church outfits and Little Richard to the South Bronx and Dapper Dan the knockoff king of Harlem, the roots of hip-hop culture stretch beyond the music.
Variety
June 21

Prada analyses modesty in an era of self-promotion

Silky comfort is emerging as a trend on the second day of menswear previews for next spring and summer during Milan Fashion Week.
Variety
June 20

Scene + Heard: Minnesota Sinfonia brings free music to the masses

For nearly three decades, the Minnesota Sinfonia has offered free concerts by professional musicians, music education and community programs. That was more than enough of a reason to host a Spring Fling fundraiser.
Variety
June 20

Withering Glance: Dayton's, Paul Magers, the New French and other things we miss

Rick Nelson and Claude Peck dispense unasked-for advice about clothing, etiquette, culture, relationships, grooming and more.
Variety
June 20

Tattoo removal business booming in Wisconsin, beyond

Eight years ago, Sarah Little of Marquette paid $40 for a tattoo on her ring finger.
Celebrities
June 17

Melissa Rivers joins 'Fashion Police' as co-host this summer

Melissa Rivers is taking her late mother's place as co-host of the TV series "Fashion Police."
Variety
June 17

Botox maker Allergan adds 'double-chin' drug with $2.1B deal

Botox maker Allergan Plc. is buying Kythera Biopharmaceuticals for about $2.1 billion, adding a drug that destroys fat cells and eliminates the cosmetic condition referred to as "double chin".
June 16

Shorn or hairy: Female underarms having a mainstream moment

On social media and red carpets, from New York to China, hairy underarms are having a mainstream moment.