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  • Designer sale raises funds for ovarian cancer research

    WATER MILL, N.Y. (AP) — Celebrities offered their star power and top designers offered their clothes to a sale benefiting ovarian cancer research. Dubbed by organizers as the Rolls-Royce of garage sales, Saturday’s event —…

  • Jacket worn in by Ringo Starr in movie sells for $46K

    BOSTON (AP) — The black wool double-breasted suit jacket that Ringo Starr wore in the 1965 Beatles movie “Help!” has sold at auction for more than $46,500. Boston-based RR Auction announced Friday that the jacket…

  • Selena Gomez Launches Fall/Winter Collection for Adidas NEO

    (NEW YORK) — Things are going pretty well for Selena Gomez. Her new album has an official title and release date, she turned 23 on Wednesday and now her fall/winter collection for Adidas NEO has…

  • Converse rolling out first Chuck Taylor update in 98 years

    NEW YORK (AP) — Converse Chuck Taylor All Star fans rejoice! Your favorite sneaker is receiving its first construction update since debuting 98 years ago. The idea behind the All Star II is comfort, Converse…

  • TJ Maxx Sued over ‘Compare At’ Prices

    (SAN JOSE, Calif.) — T.J. Maxx is the price reduction giant that sells itself on offering some of the best bargains in the business, but the discount dealer is under fire for one of its…

  • 10 Ways to Save on Your Wardrobe

    New clothes on tight budgets. We spend over $1,600 on clothing every year, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics Consumer Expenditure Survey. But maybe we don’t have to. Contributors to the Frugal Shopper blog…

  • Target Shoppers Blast the Retail Giant for Selling ‘Trophy’ T-Shirt in Stores

    (NEW YORK) — Target is facing some backlash for selling a T-shirt labeled “TROPHY” in the women’s departments of its stores and online. Shoppers have been taking to Twitter to slam the American retail giant…

  • Italian ‘King of Jeans’ Fiorucci dies at 80

    MILAN (AP) — Elio Fiorucci, founder of the Fiorucci brand that pioneered stretch jeans and exemplified the youthful, graphic ethos of the 1970s and 1980s, has died at age 80. The news agency ANSA reported…

  • Swim Week’s bikinis swarm Miami Beach

    MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) — As if there were a shortage of bikinis at Miami Beach, Swim Week is in full swing and invading the city’s bustling streets with next year’s hottest swimwear must-haves. The…

  • Designer Denim vs. Bargain Blue Jeans: Are $200 Jeans Worth It?

    (NEW YORK) — Jeans are the all-American wardrobe staple, with one in four women saying they own more than 10 pairs. But finding that perfect pair can be downright daunting with lots of styles, trends…

  • Varvatos closes men’s week with dandy stripes, rocker vibe

    NEW YORK (AP) — The men’s turn is up. New York Fashion Week has always celebrated the glamour of women’s fashion but has relegated menswear to a supporting role. This week, building on a growing…

  • MAC Cosmetics plans collection to honor the late Selena

    NEW YORK (AP) — A multi-product collection from MAC Cosmetics inspired by the late Latin icon Selena Quintanilla is planned for next year, the company said Thursday. Known simply as Selena, the Mexican-American queen of…

  • Michael Kors goes old-school intimate for fashion week salon

    NEW YORK (AP) — It’s the men’s turn. New York Fashion Week has always celebrated the glamour of women’s fashion, but has relegated menswear to a supporting role. This week, building on a growing public…

  • Gwen Stefani to Debut a Line of Eyewear

    (NEW YORK) — Gwen Stefani’s resume already includes music and acting, as well as her own clothing line and line of perfumes and colognes — and starting in 2016, she’ll be adding an eyewear collection…

  • Menswear claims the spotlight at NY Men’s Fashion Week

    NEW YORK (AP) — It’s the men’s turn. New York Fashion Week has always celebrated the glamour of women’s fashion, but has relegated menswear to a supporting role. This week, building on a growing public…