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Cheryl Cole loves to get ready for the red carpet

It takes her two hours to get ready for the red carpet, but Cheryl Cole wants to look her best. And she loves the process. "It takes me a couple of hours to get red carpet ready. But I love the...

Jessica Simpson's clothing line for women of all ages

Jessica Simpson 's got her own clothing line: Jessica Simpson Collection. "This will give the consumer something to dress up in, to feel like a lady, to feel sophisticated, yet it has some...

Serena Williams to launch nail polish line

Serena Williams will be collaborating with O.P.I. to launch Glam Slam! France collection, her second nail polish line, with four new shades. The new colour swatch includes Spark de Triomphe in...

WE CAN Earth Summit Campaign takes off

The science is in. The most credible scientists agree that climate change is happening and global warming is increasing faster than anyone had predicted even three years ago.  Incremental change...

Lady Gaga raises $250,000 in 48 hours

Monsters, rejoice. In order to help Japan's earthquake and tsunami victims,  Lady Gaga (a.k.a mother monster) spun her creative wheels and turned to design.

Persistence pays off for style maven Deanna Palkowski

Being relentlessly keen can boost your career, says rising style star Deanna Palkowski.

Interview With Top Male Model Baptiste Giabconi

Currently the highest money earning male model in the world and the obvious muse of CHANEL'S Karl Lagerfeld, Baptiste Giabconi took some time from his hectic life of fashion shows, photo shoots and...

Lady Gaga meets Marie Antoinette with fashion, music, and art at EVOLUTION

For the benefit of A Loving Spoonful, EVOLUTION will feature North American musical performers and dancers, such as House of La Douche

The History of Dance, Good Fridays: Double Deuce, The Twelves and more

The sun has been shining, cherry blossoms are peeping out – could this be the start of spring? Let's get out there and enjoy all that's going on in Vancouver this weekend.

Men's Fall and Winter 2011/12 Shows wrapping up in Paris today

Fur hats, big scarves, woolly tights and double breasted jackets.