Style & Fashion

 Bill and Scott Meoni-Ridenour say their vows to each other on the Grand Staircase in the Carnegie Museum of Natural History.

Same-sex couples frequently chuck typical wedding traditions

From a simple backyard barbecue to an extravagant five-star bash, same-sex weddings are all about personal style.

3 days ago

 Pieces from the Amsale collection will be at Bella Bridesmaids for a trunk show.

Stylebook: Say 'I do' to bridal wear at Pittsburgh boutique trunk shows

Plus: the Macy’s “Believe” campaign is back to add a sprinkle of magic to holiday shopping, Shadyside celebrates small businesses and more.

3 days ago

 Conor Barrett, 25, of Lawrenceville is a finalist in the Wahl Man of the Year contest.

Stylebook Snapshot: Lawrenceville man a finalist in national facial hair contest

Conor Barrett is one of 12 finalists in the running for the title of Wahl Man of the Year for best facial hair.

4 days ago

 A Lammily doll featuring a temporary tattoo.

Showing 'variety of body types,' Pittsburgh artist's Lammily doll goes on sale

As of Friday more than 27,000 dolls had been ordered, Nickolay Lamm said.

5 days ago

 Christian Louboutin Rouge Louboutin nail polish, $50 at Sephora.

Luxe holiday fashion looks for $100 or less

Here are some fashion-forward (and affordable!) looks to keep you in style from Thanksgiving through the Times Square ball drop and beyond.

1 week ago

 A model wearing a Brian David design walks the catwalk at the kickoff event for the fifth annual Pittsburgh Fashion Week at Highmark Stadium in September. The event will return for its sixth year Sept. 21-27, 2015.

Stylebook: Dates for Style Week Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh Fashion Week announced

Plus: Trunk shows galore, holiday shopping, a vintage mixer in Lawrenceville and more news and events from the Pittsburgh fashion scene.

1 week ago

 Fashion designer Diane von Furstenberg, at center, with the women vying for the chance to be her global brand ambassador on the reality TV show "House of DVF."

Stylebook Snapshot: Reality TV shows offer mixed look into fashion industry

A new crop of reality TV shows is bringing fashion from the runway to the living room, but their insights into the industry can be skewed.

1 week ago

 Kristi Moss, owner of Kristi Boutique in Aspinwall.

Kristi Boutique playing in the big leagues

Attracting shoppers to the Aspinwall store is where Kristi Boutique’s use of social media comes in handy.

2 weeks ago

 "The Woman I Wanted to be" by Diane von Furstenberg

Penning the pages of fashion: New books for style connoisseurs

Even if you can’t rub elbows with fashion’s famous, you can read their stories thanks to new books by those on the front lines of style.

2 weeks ago

Stylebook: Go Red for Women benefit returns to the runway

Plus: Kizmit shop turns 1, win a designer handbag at Purse and Cash Bash, American Girl fashions and more Pittsburgh style news and events.

2 weeks ago

 Janet Hetts and her son Jon Hetts at their kiosk Emzeg Steppe in Ross Park Mall, where they sell Mongolian cashmere products.

Stylebook Snapshot: Emzeg Steppe brings luxury cashmere from Mongolia to Ross Park Mall

Jon Hetts, 27, of Cranberry started Emzeg Steppe, which offers cashmere accessories and apparel praised for quality and classic designs.

2 weeks ago

Designer Days still lures bargain hunters

National Council of Jewish Women’s Pittsburgh chapter’s Designer Days this weekend will bring out the hunter in every shopper.

2 weeks ago

Starbucks adds a dress code to the coffee shop conversation

At the more than two dozen Starbucks in the Pittsburgh region, baristas are having a mixed reaction to the new policy.

2 weeks ago

 Copper column tables by Global Views.

Chairs, tables and lights shimmer with metallic finishes at the High Point furniture market

Metal and metallic finishes shined during the fall furniture market in High Point, N.C. Look for their gleam soon at local retailers.

2 weeks ago

 The studios at Radiant Hall, 4514 Plummer St., is part of the 10th annual Lawrenceville Artists' Studio Tour.

Artists' Studio Tour takes over Lawrenceville

The 10th annual Lawrenceville Artists' Studio Tour features 31 artists at 14 locations.

2 weeks ago

 Brazilliance wallpaper and photos of the famous visitors and entertainers decorate the entrance leading to the Polo Lounge at the Colony Hotel.

The Colony Hotel in Palm Beach gets colorized

Like many of Palm Beach’s residents, the Colony Hotel has undergone a facelift. The surgeon? Renowned interior designer Carleton Varney.

3 weeks ago

 A model walks the runway at the Alexander Wang x H&M launch party on October 16, 2014 in New York City.

Stylebook: Alexander Wang for H&M capsule heats up fall/winter shopping

Plus the Garbage Bag Gala, a bridesmaids brunch at Glitter & Grit, Tails on the Catwalk animal benefit and more in Pittsburgh fashion.

3 weeks ago

 Ringmaster Andre McClain with dancers in "Built to Amaze!" wearing costumes by designer Gregory A. Poplyk.

Costumes are key to creating awe under the big top

Longtime costume designer Gregory A. Poplyk helps bring circuses to life, one sequin and rhinestone at a time.

3 weeks ago

 Sarah Mateskovich from Mt Washington sorts orders in the Modcloth warehouse.

At Modcloth, fulfilling online orders brings technology into the warehouse

In August, online retailer Modcloth basically shut down its warehouse in Crafton for a week. Here’s how they got through it.

3 weeks ago


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