Actress Jessica Hecht’s Emmy night comes down to the dress
NEW YORK (AP) — Jessica Hecht, the "Special" actress, inherited at least a couple of things from her mother: "I'm lucky to be sample size. My mother gave me many gifts and this was a very specific...
At Carolina Herrera, wildflowers bloom on the Hudson River
NEW YORK (AP) — Wildflowers were blooming on the banks of the Hudson River on Monday, thanks to the fertile imagination of Wes Gordon at Carolina Herrera.
Mexico accuses Carolina Herrera of cultural appropriation
NEW YORK (AP) — The Mexican government has accused the New York-based fashion house Carolina Herrera of cultural appropriation in its Resort 2020 collection.
Metallics shine on Oscars carpet
Regina King stuns in white and Glenn Close dons queenly gold
NEW YORK (AP) — Regina King brought Old Hollywood alive on the Oscar red carpet Sunday in a romantic white gown with a touch of sparkle and a long train, while Jennifer Lopez stunned in silver...
A modern take on the classic white shirt at Carolina Herrera
NEW YORK (AP) — When the last model walked down the Carolina Herrera runway in a floor-length, billowing gown that looked like a huge white shirt, it was a playful nod in two ways.
First, it was a take on the tradition of ending a fashion show with a bridal gown. And second, it was a nod by designer Wes Gordon to his predecessor and her famous love for a crisp white shirt.
Klum, Kirby share details of Emmy gowns
Wes Gordon takes the reins at Carolina Herrera with volume
NEW YORK (AP) — In the first show since creative director Wes Gordon took the reins on Carolina Herrera's line, he brought bright colors, patterns, bold prints and voluminous evening gowns to the runway at New York Fashion Week.
"In a gray, scary, uncertain world, Herrera should be that rainbow in your wardrobe," Gordon said after the show, staged amid paintings on the walls of the New York Historical Society.
Herrera calls new collection ‘beautiful’
Julia Louis-Dreyfus is thrilled about her ‘Veep’ return
NEW YORK (AP) — Julia Louis-Dreyfus is back at work on "Veep" and said it feels "fantastic."
The star of the HBO comedy series revealed last September that she had been diagnosed with breast cancer. The news came soon after her sixth consecutive Emmy win for the role of Selina Meyer.
As work began recently on the show's seventh and final season, Louis-Dreyfus told The Associated Press: "I feel good. I feel strong. I've got energy and, yeah, back to my old tricks. It feels like I never left."
ShowBiz Minute: Weinstein, Herrera, ‘Black Panther’
Kloss salutes Herrera at her final show
Carolina Herrera bids her line adieu with elegant flourish
NEW YORK (AP) — Highlights from New York Fashion Week on Monday:
CAROLINA HERRERA BIDS ADIEU TO HER LINE WITH A FLOURISH
Carolina Herrera has represented refined, elegant glamour for decades, so it was fitting that she invoked classic styles as she delivered her final New York Fashion Week collection as the designer of her self-titled line.
Carolina Herrera hands creative director role to Wes Gordon
NEW YORK (AP) — Designer Carolina Herrera is stepping down as creative director of her fashion label, and handing the reins to young American designer Wes Gordon.
Herrera, who founded her label in 1981, announced the move in a statement Friday. The Venezuelan-born designer, 79, will present her final New York Fashion Week collection next week, and then will transition to a new role as global brand ambassador.
Idina Menzel marries one-time ‘Rent’ co-star Aaron Lohr
LOS ANGELES (AP) — "Frozen" star Idina Menzel has married actor Aaron Lohr.
Menzel posted wedding pictures to her Facebook page on Monday, writing: "Wanted to let you know... married the love of my life Aaron Lohr this weekend at our home. Dad & son walked me down the aisle. It was magical."
Her off-the-shoulder lace gown was designed by Carolina Herrera.
Fashion: Helmut Lang has that bra-shaped handbag you wanted
NEW YORK (AP) — As New York Fashion week headed to a close, Shayne Oliver, guest designer at Helmut Lang, injected a jolt of energy into the proceedings with a raucous and sexy show that included leather bras of every kind, as in tiny leather "bralettes" and huge, brassiere-shaped handbags. The young designers at Oscar de la Renta seemed to be taking the luxury label in a more casual direction with denim and other relaxed garments. And Carolina Herrera, who showed previously at the Frick Collection, found another stunning venue for her runway show: the Museum of Modern Art.
Hilton, Aldridge and Monaghan come together for Herrera
NEW YORK (AP) — Sportscaster Erin Andrews and former NHL player Jarret Stoll have tied the knot.
Publicists for Andrews confirm that the 39-year-old Fox Sports sideline reporter and "Dancing with the Stars" co-host married Stoll on Saturday, his 35th birthday.
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — A nephew of fashion designer Carolina Herrera has been found dead inside a truck on a road near Venezuela's capital.
The public prosecutor's office said in a statement Friday that the body of 34-year-old businessmen Reinaldo Jose Herrera was found the night before near Caracas. Another businessman was found dead in the same place. The cause of the two men's death was unclear.
Herrera on Ivanka: ‘She’s a beautiful girl’
Ricci and Rossum front row at Herrera
Philipp Plein hits town, Oscar de la Renta, Monse team up
NEW YORK (AP) — Philipp Plein promised something different for his first turn at New York Fashion Week and delivered with a huge crowd packed into the monolithic main branch of the public library, live music courtesy of Nas and The Kills — and Madonna turning up last minute on his front row.
Melania Trump wears sky-blue cashmere Ralph Lauren ensemble
Incoming first lady Melania Trump wore a sky-blue cashmere jacket and mock turtleneck dress by Ralph Lauren, the brand that designed so many Hillary Clinton pantsuits, on Inauguration Day.
"It was important to us to uphold and celebrate the tradition of creating iconic American style for this moment," Lauren's company said in a statement.
Suit: Oscar de la Renta poached Carolina Herrera designer
NEW YORK (AP) — Upscale fashion company Carolina Herrera is suing rival Oscar de la Renta and a star designer in a New York City breach-of-contract case.
Lawyers for Herrera asked a state Supreme Court judge in Manhattan on Tuesday to stop designer Laura Kim from working for its competitor. They also seek unspecified damages.
On Friday, a judge lifted a temporary order that had barred Kim from working for de la Renta.
Carolina Herrera says it’s an honor to dress Melania Trump
NEW YORK (AP) — While a few designers have made news saying they would not dress the future first lady, Carolina Herrera said she'd be honored if Melania Trump wore one of her outfits.
The famed designer spoke about Trump on the red carpet before she received an honor of her own Tuesday night from the Women's Leadership Council at Lincoln Center.