Style & Fashion


 A model wearing a design by MJ Whalen walks down the runway during a fashion show at the kickoff for the 2010 Pittsburgh Fashion Week at SouthSide Works.

Memorable moments in Pittsburgh fashion

As the city embarks on its fifth fashion week, here’s a look at its evolving style scene.

about 17 hours ago


 “We’re not New York yet, but we aspire to become that grand at some point,” Miyoshi Anderson says of Pittsburgh Fashion Week.

Pittsburgh Fashion Week aims to make history in fifth year

Approximately 340 models and 20-plus designers will take part in the fifth Pittsburgh Fashion Week, with many events at Highmark Stadium.

about 17 hours ago


 Outfits from the new The Limited Collection inspired by "Scandal," available at The Limited and TheLimited.com starting Tuesday.

Stylebook: The Limited 'Scandal' collection debuts this week

Plus: Trunk shows for her at Larrimor’s, Downtown, and a Wedding Clickers bridal show in Cranberry for brides and grooms to be.

about 17 hours ago


 Tereneh Mosley, a Pittsburgh-based fashion designer, helps a model into a dress she designed during a fashion gallery event at Heidioptics, Downtown, in July. Ms. Mosley creates her clothing and accessories with the Olorgesailie Maasai Women’s artisan group in Kenya.

Stylebook Snapshot: OMWA + Idia'Dega collaboration fuses Kenyan traditions with contemporary fashion trends

Pittsburgh native Tereneh Mosley works with a group of Maasai women artisans to create a fashion line of clothes, shoes and accessories.

1 day ago


 Cos­tumes in­clud­ing Lady Edith’s wed­ding dress are on ex­hibit in "Costumes of Downton Abbey" at Winterthur through Jan. 4.

Forty costumes worn by 'Downton Abbey' cast on exhibit at Winterthur, the former du Pont estate

Lady Mary’s beaded spider web gown, Lady Sybil’s harem pants and Lady Edith’s wedding gown are included in a “Downton Abbey” exhibit.

1 day ago


Design talks on tap at Winterthur

New fall lectures on the “Downton Abbey” exhibit are offered at Winterthur.

1 day ago


 Ralph Lauren

Fresh from New York Fashion Week: Styles for Spring 2015

Pastels, pleats and nature-inspired prints were among the top trends spotted on runways at New York Fashion Week.

1 week ago


 Embroidered peasant blouse, $49.99; flounce skirt, $34.99; croc effect belt, $29.99; and ankle strap shoes, $39.99, from the Altuzarra for Target capsule collection.

Stylebook: Target teams with Altuzarra on fall fashions

Plus: a fashion industry networking night, trunk shows, fall bonus shopping days at Fifth Avenue Place and other Pittsburgh fashion news.

1 week ago


 Samantha Lugo shows the merchandise at her Broke Little Rich Girl boutique, which opened this month in Lawrenceville.

Stylebook Snapshot: Broke Little Rich Girl mobile boutique goes brick and mortar

The fashion truck by Samantha Lugo of Robinson is the city’s first to transition to a permanent storefront. It’s now open in Lawrenceville.

1 week ago


 Holographs of models dressed in Ralph Lauren Polo are projected against a fountain on a lake in Central Park on Monday night.

Models 'walk on water' at Ralph Lauren Polo event in Central Park

This season at New York Fashion Week designers are getting creative with ways to showcases their clothes.

1 week ago


 Models open the David Tlale runway show in tribal-inspired prints and footwear from Emy Mack Shoes.

New York Fashion Week ripe with Pittsburgh pride

Some of the designers, stylists, bloggers and publicists at New York Fashion Week have ties to the Steel City.

1 week ago


 A fine American classical carved and gilded convex mirror, circa 1815-20, from Thomas Schwenke.

Child Health Association antiques show returns to Sewickley

After a three-year hiatus, the Child Health Association is bringing back its antiques show -- with lots of new twists.

2 weeks ago


Stylebook: South Hills Village welcomes new stores

Plus: A Rae Gold fashion retrospective, Rock It fashion consignment sale, American Girl model search and more in Pittsburgh fashion.

2 weeks ago


 Fashion designer Sheena Trivedi.

Stylebook Snapshot: Pittsburgh woman Sheena Trivedi hits New York runways

The Pittsburgh native will present her latest collection, called “Lovers of Today,” at New York Fashion Week.

2 weeks ago


 "Pittsburgh brides Micah Graham, left, Tyler Dikeman, Angi Moser and Brie Berkopec will be featured on this Friday's TLC reality series, "Four Weddings."

TV preview: TLC show focuses on Pittsburgh area weddings

Here come the brides! Pittsburgh is the focus of this week’s TLC reality program, “Four Weddings.”

2 weeks ago


 Models are reaching beyond the runway to help create better working conditions that are more in line with standards in other entertainment industries.

Model Behavior: Industry taking a closer look at what happens off the runway

Non-profits work to improve labor rights for models, while some models find benefits in starting out in smaller markets like Pittsburgh.

3 weeks ago


 Dianne C. Lemon critiques a model during a ReFined Culture runway class.

Mother-son team, ReFined Culture, teaches confidence on the catwalk, in life

Dianne C. Lemon and her son Jaylee run an image consulting and personal transformation business that offers runway coaching.

3 weeks ago


 Gregg Gillis, the electronic music artist known as Girl Talk, was featured in Esquire magazine's "Style Across America" feature as someone who embodies the best of today's men's fashion.

Stylebook: Pittsburgh part of Esquire magazine's 'Style Across America' feature

Plus: Trunk shows at Larrimor’s and Glitter & Grit, ModCloth holds an open casting call, Irish festival at Macy’s and more fashion events.

3 weeks ago


 The Curioso Cuff illuminates with the goal of attracting attention and starting conversations in social settings.

Stylebook Snapshot: Curioso Cuff aims to spark conversation in style

Robin Randall of Sewickley created an interactive cuff that she hopes will help people break the ice with its unique glowing color settings.

3 weeks ago


 Lena Dunham arrives at the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards.

Stars walked Emmys carpet in red-hot looks

They kept it classy with sophisticated silhouettes and muted hues that were balanced by a range of reds and a smattering of sparkles.

3 weeks ago


 St. Tropez's iconic clock tower and port as seen from the Citadel.

A stay in St. Tropez

St. Tropez is more than a jet-set destination on the French Riviera. It’s a sensory experience that takes much than a day to appreciate.

4 weeks ago


Stylebook: Style Week Pittsburgh sets sights on next year

Plus: Philip Pelusi Salons will hold an open model call on the South Side.

4 weeks ago


 Jeans designed by Paula Minydzak of West Mifflin.

Stylebook Snapshot: Is denim a dying fashion trend?

Jeans sales slipped by 6 percent last year. Also: a report on the first FashionAFRICANA kids runway show in Shadyside.

4 weeks ago



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