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New York's Fashion Week concludes after more than 300 showsupdated: Fri Feb 17 2012 08:15:00

Dark colors, bold patterns and shimmering fabrics emerged as prominent themes from New York's Fall 2012 Fashion Week, which concluded Thursday after a packed schedule of more than 300 shows.

High-end designers create uniforms for the massesupdated: Wed Feb 15 2012 12:14:00

For most designers showing off their latest collections at New York's Fashion Week, functionality isn't a main consideration. Models have been known to strut the catwalk in toppling hats, teetering heels and floor-length gowns with enough ruffled trim to sweep an auditorium.

Scratch the surface: Nail artupdated: Sun Feb 12 2012 19:05:00

Tashina Green's electric colors, shapes and designs are all part of her craft. CNN scratches the surface of nail art.

Simple tips for ageless beauty updated: Wed Jan 25 2012 08:05:00

Everyone has one -- the friend who never seems to age. Good chance she's exercising and eating well, but no doubt she's also taking advantage of some insider look-great beauty tricks. "It's amazing how a few strategic tweaks in your routine can shave off years, giving you younger-looking skin and hair," says makeup artist Mally Roncal.

The 5 biggest hair mythsupdated: Fri Jan 13 2012 07:45:00

Switching shampoos often? Shivering through a cold rinse? It's time to rethink your routines.

6 ways to hide the signs of holiday stressupdated: Fri Dec 23 2011 07:34:00

A calendar full of holiday parties, last-minute shopping and a house brimming with guests can leave you looking less than refreshed. Try these makeup tips for an instant pick-me-up.

Winter nail care tipsupdated: Fri Nov 11 2011 08:54:00

Slipping on mittens is one way to shield your nails from the ravages of winter. But it's not the only solution. Keep yours strong, healthy, and pretty with this handy guide.

'Movember' gets hairy, for a causeupdated: Tue Nov 01 2011 09:13:00

A word of warning: You might notice a few more unshaved upper lips proudly displayed by men in the next few weeks.

Spring 2012 fashion trends: Feminine florals bring back the prettyupdated: Fri Oct 21 2011 06:42:00

In recent seasons, fashion trends have dictated girls borrow from the male wardrobe with "boyfriend jeans" and military-inspired gear reminiscent of the battlefield. But looking ahead, the offerings on the catwalk for Spring/Summer 2012 indicate a definite return to femininity and glamor.

Ten best-dressed stars at the Emmysupdated: Mon Sep 19 2011 10:31:00

This year, the Emmy Awards come on the heels of New York Fashion Week. How does the red carpet measure up to the runway?

CNNMoney: Home shopping networks go high-endupdated: Tue Jul 19 2011 05:19:00

With a resume that includes eight years at Harry Winston and consulting gigs with Faberge and Ivanka Trump, Carol Brodie has earned her title as "Queen of Diamonds." This queen, however, also happens to know the value of a good deal.

Dressing for the Royal Weddingupdated: Fri Apr 22 2011 13:05:00

Fashion experts attending London Fashion week give their take on the clothes they would wear to a Royal Wedding.

Summer frocks to rock at the royal weddingupdated: Fri Apr 22 2011 13:05:00

Spring is in the air and with a royal wedding afoot, what will the best-dressed guests be wearing at Westminster Abbey on April 29 when the UK's Prince William marries Kate Middleton?

Elizabeth Taylor laid to restupdated: Fri Mar 25 2011 17:38:00

A private burial service was held for legendary actress Elizabeth Taylor. CNN's Kareen Wynter reports.

Obsessions: Elizabeth Taylor, queen of cologneupdated: Fri Mar 25 2011 17:38:00

Long before there was the House of Gaga, there was the House of Taylor.

CNNMoney: $2,000 a bottle for skin cream?! Yes - and sales are upupdated: Fri Mar 25 2011 12:27:00

Call it a clear sign of a recovery: Sales of luxury skincare have rebounded sharply.

Speaking with Lady Gaga and her designerupdated: Thu Mar 03 2011 08:18:00

Lady Gaga and her designer, Nicola Formichetti, talk fashion, music and style.

Designer Galliano apologizes, says anti-Semitism has 'no place'updated: Wed Mar 02 2011 23:13:00

Fashion designer John Galliano could face up to six months in jail if convicted of making anti-Semitic remarks. John Galliano Fired from Diorupdated: Tue Mar 01 2011 16:10:00

The layoff is underway immediately following his "particularly odious nature of the behavior and words"

Styles upon stylesupdated: Mon Feb 28 2011 08:22:00

Stylists compete at the Bronner Bros. International Hair Show in Atlanta, Georgia, showing off their skills styling ethnic hair.

Bronner Bros. show highlights natural hairupdated: Mon Feb 28 2011 08:22:00

There were plenty of Crayola-colored wigs and long, silky extensions displayed at the 64th annual Bronner Bros. International Hair Show, which drew more than 60,000 stylists, hair enthusiasts and exhibitors who work with black hair this past weekend.

Diamonds make a comeback on holiday shopping listsupdated: Mon Nov 29 2010 09:17:00

If last year was the holiday to buy your wife a practical gift like a crock pot or a blender, then this is the year to buy her jewelry.

Diamond hub in Indiaupdated: Mon Nov 29 2010 09:17:00

The world's largest diamond hub opens in India. CNN's Mallika Kapur reports from Mumbai.

Five of fall's top fashion trendsupdated: Tue Sep 28 2010 12:06:00

If your 9-to-5 style is starting to feel a little stale, read on! This fall, designers have dreamt up gorgeous trends that are also 100 percent office-appropriate.

Why the Devil doesn't buy Prada onlineupdated: Thu Sep 23 2010 00:02:00

The Devil might wear Prada, but until recently he would have had a devil of a time buying it direct from the fashion company's website.

Fortune: Michael Kors: Retail's next billion-dollar manupdated: Sat Sep 18 2010 21:03:00

When the fashion elite gathered this spring at the Council of Fashion Designers of America awards -- the Oscars of the rag trade -- the crowd at Lincoln Center sat transfixed as they watched Vogue editor Anna Wintour present the lifetime achievement award. Only this year, the distinction went not to a legend of European couture, like Yves Saint Laurent or Christian Dior, nor to an American icon like Ralph Lauren (though those design kings have all won in the past). It went instead to Michael Kors, at 50 the youngest recipient ever.

Lady Gaga to launch fragrance lineupdated: Wed Sep 15 2010 20:52:00

Lady Gaga signs a new fragrance deal with a celebrity perfume company. HLN's Showbiz Tonight's Brooke Anderson reports.

A house that you can wear? When fashion meets architectureupdated: Mon Aug 30 2010 08:15:00

A dress made out of recycled waste; a collection of clothes composed of fresh flowers; a synthetic outfit that looks like wave of water around the body.

How to wear jeans to workupdated: Wed Mar 31 2010 14:56:00

Before you slip on a pair of weekday jeans, consider your workplace and what is appropriate--if you are a banker or a lawyer, you might be limited to twill trousers even on Casual Friday!

6 hot new spring fashion trendsupdated: Mon Mar 29 2010 10:59:00

Here are some of the hottest new looks for the new season and the best ways to wear them:

Pakistan's high fashionupdated: Mon Mar 01 2010 10:16:00

Pakistan fashion leaders parade in Lahore to show freedom of expression. CNN's Reza Sayah reports.

Pakistan's fashionistas: We aren't revolutionariesupdated: Mon Mar 01 2010 10:16:00

Bare backs, plunging necklines and high-cut hems. Western media recently reported that the bold statements made by Pakistan's fashionistas at Lahore Fashion Week demonstrated how designers were rejecting conservative dress in the South Asian nation.

Oman's royal family scents global profit in luxury perfumesupdated: Thu Feb 25 2010 10:30:00

If the Omani royal family had its way, the entire world would recognize the country's ancient scent, frankincense -- so highly prized the Magi brought it to celebrate the birth of Jesus.

Fashion Week: The consumer is kingupdated: Fri Feb 19 2010 16:09:00

New York Fashion Week began on a somber note as the first day of shows was marred by news of the tragic death of beloved British designer Alexander McQueen.

Fashion Week shows off for Haitiupdated: Tue Feb 16 2010 11:58:00

New York Fashion Week kicked off in a literal and figurative storm late last week, as a blizzard rolled through town and designer Alexander McQueen's death shocked participants.

Fashion for Reliefupdated: Tue Feb 16 2010 11:58:00

Naomi Campbell and friends talk about Fashion for Relief to aid Haiti. Andrea Mineo reports.

McQueen death leaves brand in turmoilupdated: Tue Feb 16 2010 09:44:00

The fashion world was Friday mourning the death of celebrated British designer Alexander McQueen as questions were raised over the future of his multi-million dollar luxury clothing brand.

Death of a fashion iconupdated: Fri Feb 12 2010 16:34:00

CNN's Randi Kaye takes a look at the death of fashion designer Alexander McQueen.

Fashion world reacts to McQueen's passingupdated: Thu Feb 11 2010 19:21:00

The death of British fashion designer Alexander McQueen has drawn a veil of sadness over the first day of New York City Fashion Week.

Karl Lagerfeld talks fashionupdated: Sun Dec 27 2009 20:41:00

Karl Lagerfeld, the creative force behind fashion house Chanel, tells Talk Asia why he's still thriving on new ideas.

Dads in shorts, stylish moms on hot new Web sitesupdated: Mon Nov 30 2009 11:01:00

Dads in short shorts and moms in beehive hairdos are becoming all the rage on the Internet.

Best-dressed celebrities at the Emmy Awardsupdated: Mon Sep 21 2009 22:41:00

Hollywood celebrated television's best and brightest at the 61st Emmy Awards on Sunday night.

Celebs in L.A. get it freeupdated: Mon Sep 21 2009 22:41:00

CNN's Alan Duke is in Los Angeles discussing with various celebrity experts the topic of celebrity swag.

CNNMoney: Detroit swap: Auto plants for fashion showroomsupdated: Mon Sep 21 2009 12:09:00

Detroit's auto industry trained generations of workers in design and manufacturing. As that business fades and its jobs disappear, city planners are hoping to redeploy the city's creative minds and craftsmen toward a new and growing field: fashion.

Winslet, Michelle Obama among People's best-dressedupdated: Wed Sep 16 2009 18:03:00

Kate Winslet has one more reason to call 2009 a great year.

In the black culture, a richness of hairstoryupdated: Mon Jul 20 2009 18:16:00

When Clifton Green and his wife adopted an adorable little girl from Ethiopia, they knew they would eventually have to deal with the hair issue.

Hometown hero wins hirsute honorsupdated: Tue Jun 09 2009 08:51:00

Alaskan David Traver on Saturday took the top honor at the 2009 World Beard and Moustache Championships.

Alaskan takes top prize at beard & moustache festupdated: Tue Jun 09 2009 08:51:00

An Alaskan beat out 300 hirsute competitors from around the globe to take the top honor at the 2009 World Beard and Moustache Championships on Saturday.

Fun trivia about deodorantupdated: Wed May 06 2009 15:08:00

Although you probably use it every day, here's some interesting trivia you may not know about deodorant. Tyra Banks Welcomes Back Aspiring Models After Meleeupdated: Tue Mar 17 2009 09:09:00

Producers of America's Next Top Model are "doing everything we can" to resume auditions, she says

10 ways to sexy hairupdated: Mon Mar 02 2009 11:49:00

Gisele Bündchen is famous for her rumpled yet sexy hairstyle. Now, you can be too. Follow these 10 steps to snag her look.

Back to basics for fashion?updated: Mon Mar 02 2009 04:39:00

British designer Paul Smith says the fashion industry must change to suit the economic times.

Fashion feels the pinch in London and Milanupdated: Mon Mar 02 2009 04:39:00

The economic crisis cast a long shadow over London Fashion Week, with designers holding their catwalk shows in smaller venues or skipping the catwalk in favor of low key presentations.

Yves Saint Laurent diesupdated: Tue Feb 24 2009 06:21:00

CNN's Hala Gorani reports on the death of famed fashion designer Yves Saint Laurent at the age of 71.

The top looks on the Oscars red carpetupdated: Mon Feb 23 2009 08:58:00

While the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has been celebrating film's best and brightest for more than 80 years, the glamour we associate with the Oscars truly started in the 1950s, when stars such as Audrey Hepburn, Grace Kelly and Janet Leigh brought high style to the ceremony.

Paris: where to shopupdated: Thu Jan 08 2009 07:34:00

Sephora is much more than just a make-up shop: It's a shrine to the healing powers of beauty products, complete with friendly assistants who can't wait to work their magic on you.

Gifts to U.S. officials include jewels, pillows, Abs Exerciserupdated: Wed Dec 24 2008 13:59:00

Anti-American sentiment in Arab nations may be at a historic high, but Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice was the honorary recipient of more than a quarter of a million dollars in jewelry from an Arab leader over the past year.

How to put on your party faceupdated: Mon Dec 15 2008 10:42:00

You've found the perfect dress, practiced your icebreaker and chilled the bubbly. Now starts the primping. This is your guide for flawless, pretty makeup.

10 new ways to get gorgeous hairupdated: Mon Oct 27 2008 18:07:00

Here are 10 new tips to help you get glossier locks:

24 beauty secrets from Hollywood insidersupdated: Tue Sep 16 2008 09:04:00

What do Hollywood beauty insiders (and their celebrity clients) know that we don't? After this article, not much. In Style gets them to give up their trade secrets

Fashion Week designer barred from U.S.updated: Thu Sep 11 2008 09:06:00

Young fashion designer Ali Khan made his debut at New York Fashion Week with male models strutting down the runway in his avant-garde menswear designs.

Fortune: Green Gold?updated: Wed Sep 10 2008 08:50:00

The Bingham Canyon open-pit mine is the biggest hole dug by man anywhere in the world - about 2 1/2 miles long and nearly a mile deep, according to its owner, Kennecott Utah Copper. Miners have been digging copper, silver, and gold out of Bingham Canyon, just outside Salt Lake City, since 1906. These days huge trucks that cost up to $3 million each work around the clock, hauling about 450,000 tons of dirt out of the earth each day. More than 99% is waste. But by expending vast amounts of energy - the mine operates its own coal-fired power plant - Kennecott is able to extract an average of about 795 tons of copper, 12,000 troy ounces of silver, and 1,400 ounces of gold a day.

NY Fashion week previewupdated: Thu Sep 04 2008 14:01:00

Fashion week kicks off Friday with designers highlighting their spring 2009 collections. In Style's Katrina Szish reports.

Fortune: Prada goes shopping - for moneyupdated: Tue Aug 26 2008 11:59:00

When the world's top fashionistas make their biannual pilgrimage to the Milan shows, Miuccia Prada, the house's oracle-like designer, is the one they come to see above all others. Known for her minimalist designs - embodied by her iconic black nylon bags - Miuccia, or Mrs. Prada, as her staff calls her, sets the pace of fashion.

Wedding dresses worthy of fairy talesupdated: Thu Jul 17 2008 09:19:00

If you weren't (or aren't) the kind of girl who always dreamed of a fairy tale wedding, tricked out in the Cinderella gown with the handsome prince, watch out: Reem Acra will change your mind. A Brief History of the Flag Lapel Pinupdated: Thu Jul 03 2008 10:00:00

No politician's upper torso is without one these days, but its origins are as much about appearances as patriotism

Hair and makeup -- am I doing this right?updated: Thu May 15 2008 09:12:00

It may not sound like fun, doing your hair and makeup while two famous pros sit in judgment.

Egypt's first lady of jewelryupdated: Fri May 09 2008 14:31:00

At London Fashion Week, all eyes are usually on the clothes.

Excavation turns up oldest gold jewelry in the Americasupdated: Wed Apr 02 2008 01:55:00

Researchers have discovered the oldest piece of gold jewelry ever found in the Americas, an academic journal reported Tuesday.

Top five celebrity hairstylesupdated: Mon Mar 17 2008 09:27:00

Thousands of InStyle readers voted on the hottest hair in Hollywood, and the tally is in. Here are five winners--plus great insider tips from their personal stylists. Drumroll, please...

Smelly Davos unveils new world odorupdated: Thu Jan 24 2008 07:54:00

If there's a sweet smell at this year's Global Economic Forum, it's unlikely to be success. Poll: Which Celeb Rocks the Best Facial Hair?updated: Wed Jan 16 2008 16:03:00

Sometimes a guy just can't be bothered to grow a full beard. Just ask scruffily sexy Johnny Depp, follicly challenged Deal or No Deal's Howie Mandel or Britney Spears's latest beau, Adnan Ghalib, who sports a skinny strip on his chin. They're all walking advertisements for the soul patch – that stray patch of hair just hanging out beneath their lower lip. Better yet, look at Hulk Hogan: The wrester/reality star has been sporting his handlebar 'stache for, um, ever! Call them creative or just daring, but not every man can work that kind of facial hair. Vote for who you think wears it best.

Engagement's off -- who gets the ring?updated: Mon Jan 07 2008 09:30:00

Celeste was engaged for 14 months -- two months longer than the jewelry store's return policy -- when she and her ex-fiance Chris agreed to end their engagement. She tried to return the ring to Chris, but he refused, saying it was a gift. Unable to return the ring to the jeweler, she set out to sell it.

Ten beauty resolutions you can keepupdated: Mon Dec 31 2007 13:13:00

A simple, 10-point approach to setting beauty resolutions for the new year and beyond.

Save your skin during party seasonupdated: Wed Dec 05 2007 08:30:00

The best parts of the holiday season (late nights, excessive eggnog) can take quite a beauty toll. To avoid puffy eyes, splotchy skin and other telltale signs of a packed social calendar, use this round-the-clock guide. We guarantee you'll look gorgeous in the evening and fresh the next day

Beauty talk with Amy Adamsupdated: Tue Nov 27 2007 14:22:00

She may have charmed audiences in "Catch Me If You Can" and "Junebug," but Amy Adams's sweet demeanor belies a criminal history. "I used to steal my older sister's pink-and-green Maybelline mascara," says Adams, 33.

The guide to healthy hair updated: Tue Nov 27 2007 09:12:00

Make every day a good hair day with these tips for maintaining, styling, and genuinely appreciating the hair you have.

Easy tips for great red lipsupdated: Fri Sep 28 2007 12:54:00

Red lipstick is classic, elegant, versatile. And with these guidelines, everyone (yes, you) can wear it Marcia Clark Goes Legally Blondeupdated: Thu Sep 20 2007 14:33:00

As O.J. Simpson stood before a judge Wednesday morning, there was a buzz that former prosecutor Marcia Clark, who tried Simpson in 1994 on double-murder charges, was in the courtroom.

15 ways to help you look your bestupdated: Mon Sep 17 2007 14:45:00

Expert fashion tips on ways to max out your assets and play down your flaws.

Fortune: Managing Marc Jacobsupdated: Tue Sep 11 2007 02:39:00

In February 2007, Robert Duffy sensed something was wrong with his longtime business partner, the fashion designer Marc Jacobs. "Something was going on in his personal life, but I wasn't 100% sure he was back on drugs," says Duffy, who was overwhelmed with work at the time and hoped his intuition was off.

Fall's best makeup -- how to do itupdated: Tue Sep 04 2007 01:06:00

The sexy stars of ABC's "Women's Murder Club," a drama about an all-female crime-solving team, showcase the season's killer looks. Vanessa Minnillo Praises Nick Lachey for Being Supportiveupdated: Sun Aug 19 2007 14:23:00

Vanessa Minnillo doesn't hesitate when asked what makes Nick Lachey a great boyfriend.

Hollywood's hottest hairstylesupdated: Mon Aug 06 2007 23:32:00

Tired of wearing the same old style? Take a cue from these stars and transform your tresses with the help of expert how-tos.

CNNMoney: Germany cracks down on eBay's fakesupdated: Fri Jul 27 2007 02:51:00

eBay Inc. disclosed on Friday that Germany's top court ruled several months ago that the world's largest online auctioneer must do more to halt the sale of counterfeit goods on its site.

A history of bad hairstylesupdated: Fri Jul 20 2007 01:02:00

Through the years, there have been many unforgettable and sometimes unfortunate hairstyles.

Your biggest cubicle complaints ... solvedupdated: Sun Jul 01 2007 22:44:00

Incessant phone-ringing, constant keyboard clacking, neighbors chatting ... these are but a few of the annoyances cubicle dwellers must deal with on a daily basis. Growing seasonupdated: Fri May 11 2007 18:20:00

Ah, glorious spring. Everything is in bloom, from flowers and trees to faces. The NHL remains the home of the traditional playoff beard, but some NBA players, such as Baron Davis and Rasheed Wallace, have thickened their mug rug for the postseason push. Die-hard fans, mostly of the male variety I assume, are also in on the fun, in solidarity with their teams.

Fortune: The power of the purseupdated: Wed Apr 25 2007 17:10:00

Consumer product companies could gain a bigger share of their female customers' wallets by peering into the dark depths of their purses, according to a new study released today.

Business 2.0: L'Occitane Leading the Blindupdated: Thu Mar 15 2007 13:06:00

On a visit to one of his company's boutiques in 1996, L'Occitane en Provence founder Olivier Baussan noticed a blind woman sampling perfumes. After marveling at the intensity with which she inhaled...

FSB: A cosmetics company's creative cash flowupdated: Wed Feb 21 2007 09:59:00

I spent 12 years in the cosmetics industry in the U.S., where I grew up, and Europe before starting my company, Mascara Plus. It's a subcontractor based in Milan, and we sell to makeup companies, m...

FSB: For the love of gemsupdated: Wed Feb 14 2007 17:54:00

Valentine's Day's jewelry, created by small companies.

Fortune: L'Occitane leading the blindupdated: Tue Nov 21 2006 12:40:00

ON A VISIT to one of his company's boutiques in 1996, L'Occitane en Provence founder Olivier Baussan noticed a blind woman sampling perfumes. After marveling at the intensity with which she inhaled...

Money Magazine: All That Glitters...updated: Sun Oct 01 2006 00:01:00

GO TO THE JEWELRY STORE THESE DAYS, and you'd better be prepared for the bling to sting. Increased demand for diamonds in the past few years has pushed the price of some quality natural stones up m...

Top dollar for personal scentsupdated: Tue Apr 11 2006 09:17:00

Having a signature scent is common practice for many people, but some take it a step further using thousands of oils, and a perfumer to create a smell that only they will have.

Perm shows staying power, 100 years onupdated: Thu Mar 16 2006 08:24:00

One hundred years ago, hairdresser Charles Nessler revealed his latest style to an astonished German public. The perm has shown its staying power ever since.

CNNMoney: Bikinis coming via downloadsupdated: Tue Feb 14 2006 11:14:00

Sports Illustrated's iconic swimsuit issue is crossing into the new millennium.

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