• Young Fendi branches out with recycled material

    DALLAS — Ilaria Venturini Fendi has translated the same attention to detail and craftsmanship she learned working over the years in her famous family’s Italian fashion business to her own line of bags that feature repurposed items including everything from old light switch plates to leather seats from cars once used in crash tests. “What […]

    Oct 31st, 2012 | Filed under Fashion
  • Sandy shuts down Northeast air travel

    By JOSHUA FREED, AP Airlines Writers – 1 hour ago  Superstorm Sandy grounded more than 18,000 flights across the Northeast and the globe, and it will take days before travel gets back to normal. According to the flight-tracking service FlightAware, more than 7,000 flights were canceled on Tuesday alone. Delays rippled across the U.S., affecting […]

    Oct 31st, 2012 | Filed under Web Resources
  • Kylie Minogue pens fashion book. Levi Johnston marries in camo.

    Kylie Minogue plans to release a book commemorating fashion throughout her 25-year career, including contributions from designers who have worked with her (such as John Galliano, Jean Paul Gaultier and Stella McCartney). “Kylie/Fashion” is being published in the U.K. in November and the U.S. in April. [Vogue UK] Levi Johnston, Bristol Palin’s ex-boyfriend and father […]

    Oct 30th, 2012 | Filed under Fashion
  • Hurricane Sandy hits travel, cargo

    By Karen Jacobs and Nick Zieminski Tue Oct 30, 2013 5:34am EDT (Reuters) – Transportation ground to a halt along the U.S. Northeast coast on Monday, stranding local rail commuters, cruise passengers and air travellers from as far away as Europe and Asia, as Hurricane Sandy prompted closure of air, ship, rail and even highway […]

    Oct 30th, 2012 | Filed under Web Resources
  • European fashion buyers look to Nigeria

    European fashion buyers look to Nigeria for something fresh at Lagos fashion week LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — A model struts the runway wearing a flowing newspaper print gown in this African megacity where international high-end fashion buyers are looking beyond the country’s bleak headlines to uncover the next new thing. There have been steady efforts […]

    Oct 29th, 2012 | Filed under Fashion
  • Travel Plans Thrown Into a Tailspin

    By JACK NICAS Thousands of people were stranded Sunday as U.S. airlines canceled nearly 8,000 flights through Tuesday ahead of the two storm systems converging on the East Coast. With Hurricane Sandy looming, airlines suspended operations at airports from Washington up to Boston. Carriers canceled 1,270 flights scheduled for Sunday, according to, a flight-tracking […]

    Oct 29th, 2012 | Filed under Web Resources
  • De’Anthony Thomas returns punt for TD in unusual fashion is the inside source for everything local. We are powered by Examiners, the largest pool of passionate contributors in the world. Examiners provide unique and original content to enhance life in your local city wherever that may be. Examiners come from all walks of life and contribute original content to entertain, inform, and inspire.

    Oct 28th, 2012 | Filed under Fashion
  • Hurricane Sandy threatens to disrupt travel along East Coast

    (CNN) — Planes, trains and automobiles — all these modes of transportation were affected Saturday by Hurricane Sandy, even with the storm many hours away from making landfall. The storm is expected to cause massive flooding and widespread power outages when it hits the East Coast, in full, late Sunday and into next week. But […]

    Oct 28th, 2012 | Filed under Web Resources
  • This week’s fashion report: Shiny is not always good

    Frank Schwab Frank Schwab writes about college football and offers unsolicited opinions on …

    Oct 27th, 2012 | Filed under Fashion
  • Super storm could upend campaign travel plans at critical juncture of White …

    Romney and Vice President Joe Biden both canceled weekend campaign events in coastal Virginia Beach, Va., though their events in other parts of the states were going on as planned. “The campaign is closely monitoring the storm and will take all necessary precautions to make sure our staff and volunteers are safe,” said Adam Fetcher, […]

    Oct 27th, 2012 | Filed under Web Resources
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