Curators planning a recent exhibit about the queen of Egypt at Chicago's Field Museum unearthed an interesting fact. When museum patrons were polled about the femme pharaoh, it was Elizabeth Taylor's…
When director Robert Altman took on the world of ready-to-wear in his 1994 send-up "Pret-a-Porter," his wry, sardonic take on the rarified world of haute couture might have seemed overly harsh to…
Male fashion at the Academy Awards is predicated upon the tuxedo, not an easy foundation for individual style. It is, though, an elegant workhorse -- consistently appropriate, and in the right hands…
Designers and Their Inspirations
From heavy metal to hip-hop, pop leaves its stamp on film fashion.
Variety's Oscar Style Special
The Academy Awards ceremony is anticipated as much for its red carpet parade of styles as for its recognition of cinematic achievements. This focus on fashion each year creates a special…
It is at the after-party of any recent film premiere or awards ceremony where, at the tables, several excellent vintages cause their own excitement. Not the wine the waiters are pouring but the gowns…