Fashion-conscious burglars hit the Neiman Marcus at the Westfield Topanga mall and sashayed away with $40,000 worth of Louis Vuitton bags and scarves, police said last night.
Not the most imaginative choice, but just as felonious as anything they could have taken from Chanel or Kate Spade.
And her ... More >>
"What is sex?" the professor asks her class, deadpan, on a hot August day.
The room is quiet except for the steady tapping of a nervous foot, belonging to a tan blonde. It's the first day of class -- summer session at UCLA. The students in "Sex and the Cinema" are a mix: curious female underclassme ... More >>
The people with the best seats in the house above the Hollywood Bowl were unceremoniously bounced from the party by the L.A. County Sheriff's Department today.
These were not, however, ordinary gatecrashers with good taste in tunes, a bottle of chianti in their Louis Vuitton bags, and their radios ... More >>
the bride, all dressed in cream satin, with a sparkly brooch on her hip.
"They've been together for a very, very long time. Like, two years?"
says Yesenia Villanueva, 22, the bride's classmate in nursing school.Driving
north on Normandie Avenue, just before the road crests and the Gri ... More >>
For real.Fake designer fashions and accessories downtown are a fixture. They've been there longer than most loft-dwellers. And while there have been occasional crackdowns, you pretty much count on being able to find three things downtown: Heroin, homeless addicts and counterfeit Louis Vuitton ... More >>
louisvuitton.comFor real.We reported this week how L.A. city officials boasted of a big bust of counterfeit goods right in the heart of last-minute shopping season.
More than $4 million worth of fake crap was seized and 10 suspects were arrested, according to an announcement by city Controll ... More >>
While I was in Vegas this weekend covering the World Tea Expo (read the dispatches on Style Council's sister blog, Squid Ink), I saw plenty of this action above. Hand sanitizers dangling from little neon-colored rubber holders on peoples' purses and backpacks and belts. Who knew there was an after ... More >>