Style & Fashion

  Milk chocolate Easter bunnies at Betsy Ann Chocolates in West View.

Family-owned chocolatiers pleasing palates for generations

Betsy Ann, Sarris, Dorothy's, Esther's, Joe Clark's, Yetters, Pollak's, Anderson's and Edward Marc have passed down recipes and techniques.

5 days ago

 Fashion designer Tommy Hilfiger  and actress/designer Zooey Deschanel attend the Zooey Deschanel for Tommy Hilfiger Collection launch event at The London Hotel in West Hollywood, California. Ms. Deschanel is wearing a dress from the new "To Tommy, From Zooey" collection.

Stylebook: Tommy Hilfiger, Zooey Deschanel launch vintage-inspired collection

Plus, an Easter bonnet fashion show, designer trunk shows and men walk the catwalk for a cause.

5 days ago

 Pittsburgh-based designer Sandra Reiman wears jewelry and holds a handbag from her collection, Sandra Cadavid.

Stylebook Snapshot: Pittsburgh-based designer Sandra Reiman's handbags gain attention

Her luxury brand Sandra Cadavid has racked up a celebrity clientele and a trunk show at Henri Bendel since launching in 2011.

6 days ago

 Sydney long-sleeved mesh tee and Annie Cargo pants, from

Stylebook: byLangley gets pop-up shop in Shadyside

Plus, Goodwill spring fashion photo contest, designer trunk shows, spring sales and more from the Pittsburgh fashion and beauty front.

1 week ago

The guys' guide to prom: Tips on style, social graces

Prom night also is a chance for young men to look and feel their best -- and here’s how.

1 week ago

 Larrimor’s co-owners Lisa Slesinger and Tom Michael.

Stylebook Snapshot: Larrimor's celebrates 75 years

Fine men and women's clothing retailer Larrimor's is 75 and attributes its longevity to hard work, community support and a little luck.

1 week ago

 Short-STOP rich creme red from MLB Collection by OPI, $9.00.

Baseball fans can show their team colors with polish

Trunk shows, Style Week Pittsburgh ambassador search, bridal shows and more from Pittsburgh's fashion and beauty scene.

2 weeks ago

 Rid skin of unwanted oils, perspiration, makeup and other pollutants and debris with the Clarisonic cleansing brush (available in an assortment of colors and sizes at Created for skincare professionals to use in the office, it’s easy (and gentle) enough for at-home use. Sonic technology causes the brush head to oscillate 200-350 times per second. Unlike some other devices, the Clarisonic brush does not vibrate or spin, which can tear and irritate skin.

Shed your winter skin with at-home, professional remedies

Good news: There are several things you can do at home or with professional help to rejuvenate winter-weary skin for warmer weather.

2 weeks ago

 Police still are searching for James "Jay" Ott, 31, who went missing a week ago.

Search still on for missing fashion designer, Pine-Richland alumnus James Ott

The 31-year-old went missing a week ago and was last spotted by a surveillance camera outside a bodega near his home in Brooklyn.

2 weeks ago

 V-neck sweatshirt ($50), bermuda shorts ($44) are by Peter Som for DesigNation at Kohl’s.

Stylebook Snapshot: Designers, stores team for fresh looks

Peter Som for Kohl's, Isabel Toledo for Lane Bryant and a Disney-themed kids line by Stella McCartney are some of what's new in fashion.

2 weeks ago

Women artists gather at Hazlett for SWAN Day

The event featuring local artists from many entertainment disciplines is in its sixth year.

3 weeks ago

NYC police search for missing fashion designer Jay Ott, a Pine-Richland alumnus

James "Jay" Ott, 31, was last seen in Brooklyn early Sunday morning, according to a Facebook page "Find Jay Ott."

3 weeks ago

 Michael Zakroff,  owner/director of Narberth based internet business CashinMyBag, show off the  Hermes "Kelly Bag."

Company finds thriving aftermarket in pricey handbags

Michael Zakroff is building his new venture into a thriving exchange for primarily designer handbags.

3 weeks ago

 Perf accessories: Double clutch in geranium from Stella & Dot;

Style essentials for spring 2014

Breathe new life into your spring wardrobe with statement jewelry, two-piece flats, slouchy chic pants, all-over white outfits and more.

3 weeks ago

 Wadria Taylor, left, gives model Stacey Howard a once-over for a pop-up photo shoot in Market Square, Downtown, last July to publicize Style Week.  This year Style Week will be Aug. 11-17.

Stylebook: Nominate the fashionable for Style Week Pittsburgh honors

Plus, bridal trunk shows at Glitter & Grit and Bella Bridesmaid, FGI Pittsburgh monthly meeting, spruce up his style at Larrimor's and more.

3 weeks ago

 Naomi Sims in New York in 1969.

Stylebook Snapshot: A tribute to Naomi Sims

The third annual tribute to supermodel Naomi Sims, who grew up in Homewood, will be 6-8 p.m. Thursday at 720 Music, Clothing & Cafe.

3 weeks ago


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