Beauty and fashion

February 11, 2019 - 11:38 am
NEW YORK (AP) — In a story Feb. 8 about a Badgley Mischka New York Fashion Week show, The Associated Press reported erroneously that it was the label's spring show. It was the company's fall show. A corrected version of the story is below: Badgley Mischka sizzles with sparkle, stretch Veteran...
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Offset, left, and Cardi B arrive at the 61st annual Grammy Awards at the Staples Center on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)
February 10, 2019 - 10:41 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Sparkly, studded and strutting in designer looks, the Grammys parade of often out-there fashion kicked off in a downpour Sunday, but that didn't dampen spirits as the music industry's best showed off their myriad outfits. Cardi B had a spot of trouble walking in a sculpted look that...
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The Longchamp Paris collection is modeled during Fashion Week in New York, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)
February 10, 2019 - 1:10 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Models Kendall Jenner and Liu Wen took a break from the catwalk to sit front row for Longchamp's second appearance at New York Fashion Week, and creative director Sophie Delafontaine couldn't have been happier. Delafontaine told The Associated Press she was moved by New York City's...
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Actors, from left, Debra Messing, Mariska Hargitay, Christina Hendricks, model Coco Rocha, actress Christina Ricci and Lydia Hearst attend the Christian Siriano Runway Show held at Top of the Rock at Rockefeller Center during New York Fashion Week on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019 in New York. (Photo by Brent N. Clarke/Invision/AP)
February 09, 2019 - 7:49 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — If there were a best-view award at New York Fashion Week, Christian Siriano would win it. The sights outside the designer's runway show atop Rockefeller Center were hard to beat: The Empire State building, the Chrysler Building and other Manhattan landmarks, just as the sun began to...
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The Palm Angels collection is modeled during New York Fashion Week, Friday Feb. 8, 2019. (AP Photo/Diane Bondareff)
February 09, 2019 - 7:15 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — With a strobe light show worthy of a seizure warning and classic statuary in clear boxes, Milan streetwear cool guy Francesco Ragazzi brought his celeb-popular Palm Angels brand to New York Fashion Week on Friday for the first time. And the reason? His explanation wasn't nearly as...
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Fashion from the Jeremy Scott collection is modeled during New York Fashion Week, Friday, Feb. 8, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
February 08, 2019 - 9:41 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — CHAOS! HORROR! PANIC! BABY, IT'S HOT! Designer Jeremy Scott has always liked to make news, but with his latest collection he did it literally, drawing design inspiration from New York's tabloid headlines. Chromatically speaking, Scott's runway show Friday evening at New York Fashion...
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The latest fashion creations from Tadashi Shoji are modeled during New York Fashion Week, Thursday Feb. 7, 2019. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)
February 07, 2019 - 2:29 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Tadashi Shoji mixed plus-size models with the usual ultra-thin ones at New York Fashion Week. He rolled out evening gowns Thursday with high slits, capes and sari influences in deep reds and blues, along with classic black. He elevated the glam factor with sequins, lace and velvet...
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Gigi Hadid models fashion from the Tom Ford collection during Fashion Week, Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
February 07, 2019 - 8:15 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Tom Ford says these tumultuous times pointed him in the opposite direction at New York Fashion Week on Wednesday night with a collection of gentle, non-aggressive elegance done in simple silhouettes, with some Los Angeles-inspired pops of color. There was a distinctive '70s vibe in...
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February 07, 2019 - 1:41 am
KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — A beauty pageant in Uganda that purports to promote local women's "curves" has outraged critics who say it demeans the dignity of women. The pageant, dubbed "Miss Curvy Uganda," is being championed by a government minister who says the East African country should not promote...
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FILE - In this Feb. 7, 2007 file photo, ice and snow blanket a restaurant close to the start of the courses of the World Alpine Ski Championships in Are, Sweden. Even the world's top skiers can struggle to keep warm in extremely cold conditions, which will likely be a factor at the Alpine world championships opening in Are, Sweden, next week, from 5–17 February 2019. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno, file)
February 03, 2019 - 2:09 am
Alexandra Coletti, a veteran of more than 200 World Cup races, once came dangerously close to losing the big toe on her right foot to frostbite. Ivica Kostelic burned skin off of his face while hurtling down the frigid downhill course in Lake Louise, Alberta, at minus-35 degrees Celsius (minus-30...
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