There are articles of clothing that no matter how tattered, no matter how faded, no matter how unsuitable for one’s current dimensions, that simply can’t be discarded.
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Make no mistake, 2nd Act Las Vegas is one class act. Owner/operator Pamela Alksne accepts only dry-cleaned, higher-end fashions for the consignment store on the edge of Sun City Summerlin.
Buyers for the spring/summer 2013 season at MAGIC, the fashion trade convention that visits Las Vegas biannually, hope they have their fingers on the fashion pulse of their customers. But that's never determined until the actual shopping begins.
Seven-year-old Kayana Benson can go on and on about her friend Avery's cool purple top that makes the shape of a butterfly. She got it at Target. It's "really cute." And, did she mention it looks like a butterfly?
Las Vegans with fashion ideas of their own are learning how to envision, test and execute their designs at Fashion Camp LV, one of the businesses in The Market LV inside Tivoli Village, 302 S. Rampart Blvd.
If you tuned in to watch the Royal Wedding and decided then and there you must have a dress exactly like Kate Middleton's for your own big day, Mina Olive is not the bridal boutique for you.
Allison Leach works as a costume designer in Los Angeles. She dresses actors, characters and now restaurant servers.
Claire Vrainian was in her early 20s when she entered the film industry as a special makeup effects coordinator. She worked on such film sets as "Hellraiser," "Sleepy Hollow" and "Blade." After splitting from her boyfriend, who ran the company for which she worked, Vrainian realized she'd been living someone else's dream for close to 20 years. It was time she found her own.
The day the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the Affordable Care Act , former House Speaker Nancy Pelosi had a lot of people to thank for the historic ruling. But the ardent proponent of the bill also gave a little credit to the shoes she wore that day, now known as her "lucky purple pumps."
Celebrity magazines might have dropped Paris Hilton long ago, but the only thing Michael Boychuck wants to drop is her name. It's the local celebrity hairstylist's first day on the job at his new salon in Summerlin, and he's mentioned Hilton half a dozen times during an interview.
Some things are best unplanned. Art is one of them. And, if you're Jessica Galindo, fashion is, too.
The glare of flashing lights, gambling, celebrity events and vice often leaves Las Vegas' creative world in a shadow. The city is known more for the glitz and glamour of the Strip than for creativity in fashion or music. To change that, Dennaya...
Giving Dad a tie on Father's Day is so old-school. Of course, giving Dad a bow tie is even older old-school, but in a much hipper way. We've assembled a list of gift suggestions for the holiday that is only three shopping days away. Take a gander. Whether he's the sporty dad, dapper dad or bookworm kind of dad, there's something to suit him.
Home organization shows make for fine TV. The disheveled "before" shot juxtaposed with the tidy "after" one indulges viewers almost as much as a glamorous makeover. Brenda Prinzavalli, local organizing strategist, has just one problem with those shows.
Two women have opened iBlowdry to make the fresh-from-the-salon blowout look accessible. The salon doesn't give cuts or colors, just blowouts. And it's open until midnight seven days a week.
You have three shopping days left. Don't disappoint the woman who changed your diapers and nursed your wounds.
There's one truck parked at the Las Vegas Foodie Fest that stands out from the rest in the Silverton parking lot this Saturday afternoon. Not for its diverse menu; it doesn't have one. It doesn't emit a savory aroma, either.
Las Vegas is welcoming a slew of new, national-brand stores this spring.
Alex Hutchings stands outside the Las Vegas Showgirl Museum with seven of his peers, wearing a wide grin as he waits for his field trip to begin. The 25-year-old student at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas just got thrilling news and can't wait to share it. If he can find funding, he'll have an internship with "RuPaul's Drag Race," a cable TV show produced in Los Angeles.
Retroscope Fashions is planning to host another photo odyssey and fashion show next month at the Clark County Museum. Laura Jones, an organizer for the event, said the concept started last year as an opportunity for photographers, both professional and hobbyists, to take pictures of models in vintage costumes at the museum, 1830 S. Boulder Highway.
There's a big pink elephant in the new Marc by Marc Jacobs store at the Forum Shops at Caesars. And by big pink elephant, we mean big pink elephant. It nearly touches the ceiling, is pulled by a male mannequin and mounted by a female one.
Flash mobs, groups of people who organize to perform seemingly spontaneous, attention-grabbing stunts , have become almost common. Not as many people are familiar with a new phenomenon -- cash mobs. Cash mobs replace the bunny ears or the zombie...
There's only one thing Jean Marc Levy loves more than doing hair: doing hair in America.