Category Archives: Fashion

Every woman looks good in capri pants, thanks for sports wear designer Gloria Sachs

MANHATTAN – Gloria Sachs, the 85-year-old fashion designer credited with inventing capri pants, died Monday night in her sleep. After college she apprenticed with painter Fernand Leger in Paris, then worked for architects Gio Ponti and Franco Albini while she

Every woman looks good in capri pants, thanks for sports wear designer Gloria Sachs

MANHATTAN – Gloria Sachs, the 85-year-old fashion designer credited with inventing capri pants, died Monday night in her sleep. After college she apprenticed with painter Fernand Leger in Paris, then worked for architects Gio Ponti and Franco Albini while she

Oversized glasses, bold African prints and a toque, fashion maven Zelda Kaplan was inveterate clubgoer at 95

(This woman sounds like fun. No doubt she was a lot of people’s favorite person.) NEW YORK – Zelda Kaplan exited this world much as she had lived in it for the last four decades or so of her 95

Oversized glasses, bold African prints and a toque, fashion maven Zelda Kaplan was inveterate clubgoer at 95

(This woman sounds like fun. No doubt she was a lot of people’s favorite person.) NEW YORK – Zelda Kaplan exited this world much as she had lived in it for the last four decades or so of her 95

Especially in the 1940s, renown fashion photographer Lillian Bassman, 94, had rapport with models

NEW YORK – “I didn’t bring you to Paris to make art; I brought you here to do the buttons and bows,” Harper’s Bazaar editor Carmel Snow famously snapped at photographer Lillian Bassman during a fashion shoot for the magazine

Especially in the 1940s, renown fashion photographer Lillian Bassman, 94, had rapport with models

NEW YORK – “I didn’t bring you to Paris to make art; I brought you here to do the buttons and bows,” Harper’s Bazaar editor Carmel Snow famously snapped at photographer Lillian Bassman during a fashion shoot for the magazine

Charla Krupp, who advised women about looking thinner and younger, dies of breast cancer

NEW YORK – Charla Krupp, who gained a national following by offering women advice on looking younger and thinner with best-selling books like “How Not to Look Old,” died on Monday at her home in Manhattan. She was 58, but

Charla Krupp, who advised women about looking thinner and younger, dies of breast cancer

NEW YORK – Charla Krupp, who gained a national following by offering women advice on looking younger and thinner with best-selling books like “How Not to Look Old,” died on Monday at her home in Manhattan. She was 58, but

Sara Marguerita Ghilarducci, a fixture in Vancouver fashion industry, delivered newspapers on horseback

VANCOUVER, British Columbia – Lost to us all on Wednesday, November 30, 2011: Sara Marguerita Ghilarducci Sara was born Sept. 10, 1969, in Mission and brought home by Nan Miller and her husband Allan at 12 days of age. She

Sara Marguerita Ghilarducci, a fixture in Vancouver fashion industry, delivered newspapers on horseback

VANCOUVER, British Columbia – Lost to us all on Wednesday, November 30, 2011: Sara Marguerita Ghilarducci Sara was born Sept. 10, 1969, in Mission and brought home by Nan Miller and her husband Allan at 12 days of age. She