Style & Fashion

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Beauty essentials for the beach (or wherever summer takes you)

Here are a few must-have products to keep skin and hair looking fresh and feeling good before, during and after outdoor fun.

4 days ago

Stylebook: Purse Party returns for fifth year

Plus, trunk shows galore, learn to sew a bag at the Children’s Museum, modeling 101 classes and much more in Pittsburgh style.

4 days ago

 Allison Gates of Swissvale and Anthony Williams of the Hill District, model their styles during last year's International Natural Hiar Meetup Day.

Stylebook Snapshot: International Natural Hair Meetup Day festivities find a home in Pittsburgh

For the third year, Tamiah Bridgett will organize events here that carry out the meetup day’s mission to support and celebrate natural hair.

5 days ago

 The eagle icon of American Eagle Outfitters looms over its South Side Works headquarters. The teen clothing retailer this morning reported a profit of $29.1 million, or 15 cents per share, in the first quarter, beating analysts' expectations.

American Eagle posts strong first-quarter as sales grow

The teen retailer’s total revenue rose 8 percent to $700 million from $646 million last year.

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American Eagle continues global expansion in South Korea, Singapore, Greece

Pittsburgh-based American Eagle will have stores in 28 countries with the new agreements.

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 Langdon Dining Table shows off its architecturally influenced foundation.

It's all about the base at the spring furniture market

At the spring High Point Market, manufacturers paid more attention to the base than ever before.

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 Jack + Jules Pittsburgh offers casual apparel and accessories, with a focus on designer denim, for men and women.

Stylebook: Jack + Jules Pittsburgh represents new focus for Lawrenceville boutique

Plus, trunk shows at Larrimor’s and Wilson & Weir, girls’ night at Spoiled Chics boutique, “fix your fashion” workshops for kids and more.

1 week ago

 Pittsburgh-based shoe and accessories designer Emy Mack Jamison in her new Shadyside boutique.

Pittsburgh-based luxury shoe brand grows its presence with handbags, new shop

The new Emy Mack Collective is on Filbert Street in Shadyside and offers the brand’s shoes, handbags and belts, plus looks from other lines.

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 The Duchess Nicoletta Polo Lanza Tomasi, center, a cooking teacher,  talks about the special qualities of Sicilian pistachios during an April 23, 2015 cooking lesson in Squirrel Hill.

Duke and duchess from Palermo bring a taste of Sicily to Pittsburgh

Aristocratic Sicilians are guests of Donne Italiane Pittsburgh, an organization of women of Italian heritage, citizenship or birth.

2 weeks ago

 Gowns by Nicole Miller will be at Glitter & Grit bridal boutique in Lawrenceville Friday through Sunday.

Stylebook: Glitter & Grit bridal boutique to hold Nicole Miller trunk show

Plus, shop St. John apparel for her at Larrimor’s and meet a brand representative.

2 weeks ago

 Kelly Simpson-Scupelli with her son, Felix.

Inspired by her son, Kelly Lane fashion designer launches children's clothes

Kelly Simpson-Scupelli is back at the sewing machine designing her latest endeavor, a clothing line for children 12 months to age 6.

2 weeks ago

 Celebrity milliner and Monroeville native Eugenia Kim.

In the hat race, celebrity milliner and Monroeville native is at the head of the pack

Eugenia Kim is one of fashion’s premier milliners and is expanding her brand’s reach by branching out into shoes.

3 weeks ago

 Bangle bracelet trio by Rachel's Cure by Design, created to benefit the Mario Lemieux Foundation's initiative, Austin's Playroom. It's $66 at

Stylebook: Pittsburgh Fashion Hall of Fame announces 2015 honorees

Plus, shopping help for Mother’s Day and a recap of the latest FGI Pittsburgh provisional chapter event.

3 weeks ago

 Pittsburgh-based milliner Gina Mazzotta at her home in Baden with a selection of her hat designs.

Stylebook snapshot: Gina Mazzotta Millinery grows its business with Downtown studio

In just shy of three years, Gina Mazzotta has turned her interest in millinery from a hobby into a full-fledged business based here.

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