Winning at the Game of Love

Roxann Belle and Gaspar Stinfil began playing games with each other on the night they met, in October 2017. “I hosted a game night at my house, and though I had never met Roxann before, she was one of the guests,” said Mr. Stinfil, 34, a senior vice president for investment banking at Siebert Williams Shank & Company in Oakland, […]

Read more

In Love and Out of Debt

Haley Messner and Tanner Cemper had obstacles to overcome before they could marry. First came their financial issues, then they had to deal with a pandemic. By Tammy La Gorce Haley Messner and Tanner Cemper do not disagree that 2020 has been a difficult year. But for them, it’s a tossup on whether 2019 might have been worse. Ms. Messner […]

Read more

Lizzo Makes a Powerful Statement on Voter Suppression at the Billboard Music Awards 2020

Lizzo made a powerful statement at the Billboard Music Awards 2020, both with her custom look and acceptance speech. The singer, who received 11 nominations at Wednesday night’s awards show, accepted the award for Top Song Sales Artist wearing a custom Christian Siriano off-the-shoulder dress that read “vote.” When accepting the award, Lizzo made a passionate speech about suppression and […]

Read more

We Watched It All: Fashion Week in Quarantine

Two Styles reporters look back on the fashion season that was. Spoiler: It was weirder than usual. By Elizabeth Paton and Jessica Testa It was the most unusual fashion season in living memory: largely digital and disjointed, thrown into chaos by the pandemic. Yet many designers soldiered on, making videos for their spring collections, hosting small insider-only presentations or putting […]

Read more

Goodlife Clothing Creates Recycling Program, Plots Retail Expansion

Goodlife Clothing is doing its part to help the environment. The brand of basics for men and women has created a program called Goodlife Loop as a way to extend the life of its products through responsible recycling. Working with New York-based Green Tree Textiles, Goodlife will shred any returned garments to be recycled into insulation for housing. And customers […]

Read more

Self-Portrait Opens First China Flagship in Beijing’s Sanlitun

LONDON — While the business was hit with lockdowns in Europe and the U.S., Self-Portrait managed to open its first stand-alone flagship in Beijing’s retail hotspot Sanlitun amid the coronavirus pandemic, as part of its China joint venture deal with Ellassay Group. The store carries the brand’s ready-to-wear and accessories collections as well as styles designed exclusively for the Chinese […]

Read more

Leading Artists and Photographers Support States of Change

GET THE PICTURE: Prints from a bevy of well-known artists and photographers are featured in States of Change’s online fund-raiser to support local groups trying to get out the vote in five key swing states. Organized in conjunction with the Movement Voter Project, the print sale features the work of Mario Sorrenti, Ed Ruscha, Catherine Opie, Cindy Sherman, Gordon Parks, […]

Read more

Puma Inks Deal With NBA Prospect LaMelo Ball

Puma has signed a long-term partnership with top 2020 NBA prospect LaMelo Ball, who will serve as an ambassador for the brand both on and off the court. Ball, 19, was born in California and played professionally for the Illawarra Hawks in the Australian National Basketball League. He has also played professionally for Lithuania’s Prienai team. The point guard is […]

Read more

Joseph Names Anna Lundbäck Dyhr and Frederik Dyhr As Co-Creative Directors

PARIS — Joseph has named Anna Lundbäck Dyhr and Frederik Dyhr as co-creative directors, based in the Paris design studio and workshop. “We are excited to be able to work side-by-side and to have the opportunity to continue building on the brand’s success,” the pair said in a statement. Joseph had named Susan Clayton creative director in 2018, following the […]

Read more

Mucinex Is Launching a Fashion Line in Time for the Flu Season

Can fashion help you fight off a cold? Fashion designers Steven Alan and Christina Viviani are exploring the concept in one of the most unexpected fashion collaborations of the year: an ath-leisure collection with Mucinex. The collection incorporates antimicrobial fabrics, soothing color palettes and other technologies, like temperature-regulating fabric. “There was a lot of framework that we wanted to work […]

Read more
1 2 3 4 15