Style & Fashion


 Bag it up in a bucket: Polo Ralph Lauren fringed drawstring backpack. $450 at ralphlauren.com.

Spring style must-haves

Tends for the season are refreshed, low-fuss and unassuming. Plus they feature plenty of pastels and prints inspired by nature.

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 The Zimba Twist Snare collection is inspired by the designs of Art Institute of Pittsburgh fashion design student Hayley Stewart and is made with actual confiscated snare wire.

Art Institute of Pittsburgh student raises awareness of poaching crisis with jewelry collection

Hayley Stewart, 20, won the Dsenyo Design for Change competition for her designs that mix snare wire with semi-precious stones.

1 day ago


Stylebook: FGI Pittsburgh to hold fall/winter trend preview

Plus, vintage and bridal trunk shows, a derby party, bespoke goods for sale and more from the Pittsburgh fashion and beauty front.

2 days ago


 Fashion designer Kiya Tomlin at her junior prom at Morristown High School in New Jersey.

Dance diaries: Pittsburghers share prom night memories

Fashion designer Kiya Tomlin, KDKA’s Kristine Sorensen, singer Chris Jamison and Pittsburgh Ballet’s Julia Erickson share their memories.

1 week ago


Stylebook: NCJW Spring Designer Days to offer affordable prom wear

Plus, consignment sales, H&M is coming to Westmoreland Mall, new stores slated for Ross Park Mall and more in Pittsburgh fashion.

1 week ago


 Laura West, one of the co-founders of Trusst Lingerie, sews in their office space located in Alphalab in East Liberty.

Stylebook snapshot: Trusst Lingerie on mission to make better bras for range of sizes

The brand’s designers are working to re-engineer the bra so that it provides more support, particularly for women with larger bust sizes.

1 week ago


 James and Karin Legato of Emphatics at the grand opening press show at One Oxford Centre in 1983.

Obituary: James Legato / Emphatics boutique owner had big impact on fashion

For 50 years the store was a mecca for high-end fashions in Downtown Pittsburgh.

1 week ago


 Rachel Ashwell is the author of "The World of Shabby Chic."

Author Rachel Ashwell touts the benefits of the Shabby Chic lifestyle

Through ups and downs, Shabby Chic and Rachel Ashwell go on comfortably.

2 weeks ago


 The opening reception for the Uptown Sweats by Kiya Tomlin and Sandra Cadavid boutique in East Liberty on Saturday. Outside the shop, a red carpet and seats are situated for a runway show.

Stylebook: Retail shop Uptown Sweats by Kiya Tomlin, Sandra Cadavid now open

Plus, spring and summer trunk shows, Pittsburgh-based designer partners with Florsheim Shoes, a new jewelry store in Lawrenceville and more.

2 weeks ago


 Pittsburgh native and makeup artist Brett Freedman.

Stylebook snapshot: Celebrity makeup artist, Pittsburgh native Brett Freedman makes moves with own cosmetics line

The Brett Brow Collection will be carried by Sephora starting this month. Plus his beauty collaboration with Reba McEntire makes its debut.

2 weeks ago


 Inside a Nordstrom Rack in Brooklyn, New York.

Nordstrom, Macy's see benefits from keeping their discount stores close

A new Nordstrom Rack planned near the Nordstrom at Ross Park Mall illustrates change in thinking by a number of retailers.

2 weeks ago


 Jacquard blankets by Pendleton in Sewickley.

Shopping worth a drive: Stores in Sewickley and Sharon beckon browsers and buyers

Head to Sharon for prom dresses, chocolates and shoes; to Sewickley for Pendleton blankets, preppy J. McLaughlin and one-of-a-kind stores.

2 weeks ago


 Shoppers wait in line to enter on opening day of the new Nordstrom Rack store in New York City in May 2010.

Nordstrom Rack coming to McKnight Road shopping center

The Seattle department store operator’s off-price location will be down the road from its only department store in the Pittsburgh region.

2 weeks ago


 Kim Kardashian at the Louis Vuitton show during Paris Fashion Week sporting icy-colored tresses.

Icy hot: Platinum blond is the 'it' hair hue for spring

The trend has trickled down from the spring 2015 runways to celebrities and now to the mainstream. But who can pull it off?

3 weeks ago


 A model walks the runway wearing a look from Pittsburgh-based designer Lana Neumeyer at Fashion for the Wild 2014. This year's event will be held on Thursday at the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium.

Stylebook: Fashion for the Wild brings boutiques, designers to Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium

Plus: spring bonus shopping days at Fifth Avenue Place, charity fashion events, a bridal trunk show with designs from New Zealand and more.

3 weeks ago


 Adriana Bellisario Cupelli poses for a portrait in her shop, Accessories By Adriana, in Polish Hill.

Stylebook snapshot: Pittsburgh-based designer brings style to Holy Communion accessories

Adriana Bellisario Cupelli of Oakland has been an industry leader for designing veils and coordinating shoes, gloves and bags for decades.

3 weeks ago


 Will Jaromir Jagr's mane emerge victorious?

Cast your vote for the most iconic hair in Pittsburgh sports

Round 2 is underway for the real bracket fun: Vote on which athletes should advance to the next round.

3 weeks ago


 The meditation room at Nemacolin Woodland's Holistic Healing Center.

A look inside Nemacolin's Holistic Healing Center

Nemacolin Woodlands is celebrating the first anniversary of its Holistic Healing Center and the end of the resort’s $30 million renovation.

4 weeks ago


Stylebook: Clothes Mentor designer resale store opens in North Hills

Plus, free bracelet Fridays at Fifth Avenue Place, South Hills Village completes multimillion-dollar renovation and more mall news.

4 weeks ago


 Mark Chambers, Chef Concierge at The Fairmont Pittsburgh, has his neck measured for a suit fitting by Greg Graytton, store manager of Larrimor's, Downtown.

Stylebook snapshot: Pittsburgh hotels spruce up staffers' style

Fairmont Pittsburgh and the forthcoming Hotel Indigo are two examples of hotels working with retailers and designers to sharpen their looks.

4 weeks ago



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