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The quote was vintage John Gibbons. Discussing the differences between his Blue Jays and the hometown Orioles, he pointed out that they had played each other tough this year.
A defence lawyer for one of the men accused of the first-degree murder of Isho Hana spent a day in court trying to pinpoint times when Neil Yakimchuk wasn't honest with undercover officers. The Scarlet Letter, it turns out, is actually not scarlet at all.
The Minnesota Vikings are reinstating Adrian Peterson this week after he was charged with child abuse and say he will play on Sunday against the New Orleans Saints. QUEBEC - No works of art appear to have been damaged after fire broke out Monday on the roof of the Musee de la civilisation in Quebec City.
As if to perk up audiences ahead of a dreary grey winter, Burberry Prorsum on Monday showed off a spring collection bursting with the bright rainbow colors and cheerful prints of beetles, bees and dragonflies. The luxury British clothing label's show at London Fashion Week, always a highlight that packs in the crowds and celebrities, also confirmed that the humble sneaker and the flat sandal - the sporty, thick-strapped kind - are definitely the footwear of the moment come spring.
15, 2014. . A model wears an outfit by designer Burberry Prorsum during their Spring/Summer 15 show at London Fashion Week in London, Monday, Sept.
The house of Jean Paul Gaultier has announced that it is stopping women's and men's ready-to-wear collections. A short statement Monday said the 62-year-old designer one of the most famous names in fashion would be concentrating on the lucrative world of haute couture and perfume lines such as "Le Male."
Martha Stewart attends the Marc Jacobs fashion show during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Spring 2015 at Park Avenue Armory on September 11, 2014 in New York City. Martha Stewart attends the Marc Jacobs fashion show during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Spring 2015 at Park Avenue Armory on September 11, 2014 in New York City.
Born in Russia, London-based artist Sasha Tugolukova 's first training in illustration came in the form of Khokhloma , a folk art drawing technique. The style js defined by vivid detail, careful lines and light pattern work.
Designers Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez focused on the unlikeliest of spring materials - leather - and wove it into shirts, skirts and even dresses, which were gradually deconstructed until their hemlines were little more than fringe. The delicate tops that looked as though they were knit from some version of cotton or linen, in an airy, open-weave mesh, had actually been constructed of fine nappa leather.
"Champagne Supernovas: Kate Moss, Marc Jacobs, Alexander McQueen, and the '90s Renegades Who Remade Fashion" , by Maureen Callahan "Champagne Supernovas: Kate Moss, Marc Jacobs, Alexander McQueen, and the '90s Renegades Who Remade Fashion" puts readers in the front row and three of the era's biggest names in the catwalk spotlight. Author Maureen Callahan contends that the waifish, plain models and thrift-shop grunge aesthetic of '90s fashion was an antidote to the "Glamazons" and gold-plated excess of the 1980s.
The iconic Meiko Kaji leads a vicious girl gang in STRAY CAT ROCK: THE COLLECTION, a super-cool series of Nikkatsu 'New Action' films from the 1970s. Kaji began her reign as the badass action queen of the era in these five tales of rebellious youth, starring alongside the gorgeous Bunjaku Han and Tatsuya Fuji .
Television host, producer, radio personality and entrepreneur Ryan Seacrest has added a clothing label to his ever-growing empire, an exclusive-to-Macy's assortment of men's tailored clothing and accessories aimed squarely at the millennial male. It launched online in mid-August and at 150 bricks-and-mortar stores this month.
NIALL Horan from boy band One Direction has turned 21, with the birthday messages pouring in from fans and his band mates. RITA Ora has sent out birthday love to Stella McCartney as she sat front row with her friend's dad, legend Paul McCartney, at London Fashion Week.
When the tech giant unveiled the Apple Watch this week, its sleek, futuristic timepiece selling for US$349 early next year, it roared into a sleepy smartwatch industry dominated by niche devices, most of which had underwhelmed. Although late to the party, Apple has already proven it can upend entire industries: Look what its iPhones and iPads did for cellphones and tablets.
The sun's out, and so are the celebrities, style mavens and paparazzi. London Fashion Week turned up the heat on its second day, with a hectic schedule of catwalk shows that drew stars to the front rows and had editors scurrying from one end of London to the other to see the latest trends.
So what is the future of the high street? More closing down sales and boarded up shops as retailers fail to keep up with online competition? I'm not so sure; I think there will always be some kind of demand for some physical retail stores, especially in the fashion industry. For instance, this weekend was a particularly sunny weekend for us Londoners, and after a leisurely brunch, my friend and I decided to head to the park.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 04:08 am
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