February 2011

February 2011

Editor’s Letter—February 2011

Editor’s Letter—February 2011

Oscar season focuses the lens of the world right here—and judging by the images, we are not only beautiful, we’re fashionable.

Categories: Accessories / Beauty / Celebrities / Editor's Letter / Fashion / Film

Lesson Plans

Lesson Plans

The dignity of teachers in harsh environments gave this Oscar–winning documentarian his liveliehood—and his purpose.

Categories: Celebrities / Film / Hollywood Rules / Musing

50 Most Beautiful Women in Film

50 Most Beautiful Women in Film

We name the silver-screen sirens who drop our jaws—see their iconic scenes, then vote for number one...or say who we shoulda picked.

Categories: 50 / Celebrities / Film

Culture(d)—February 2011

Culture(d)—February 2011

In the realm of arts and ideas—from a rapper’s delight to Variations of Jane Fonda to John Waters’ vaudeville for a new generation.

Categories: Architecture / Art / Books / culture(d)

RICHARD HAWKINS The Beautiful and the Damned

RICHARD HAWKINS The Beautiful and the Damned

Turning out works that meditate on desire and celebrity allows this artist to embrace his twisted, tortured side.

Categories: Art / Beauty / Celebrities / Culture / Feature Story / Photos / Pictorials

Image The Style List

Image The Style List

Picks and must-haves for the ultra fashion forward; plus, our monthly trend watch and Tom Ford’s Beverly Hills landing.

Categories: Accessories / Beauty / Fashion / Style / The Style List

Image: Unzipped The New Red Carpet

Image: Unzipped The New Red Carpet

We take a crack at dressing six of the Oscar nominees in the winning but risk-taking designer looks we wish they would wear.

Categories: Celebrities / Departments / Design / Fashion / Style

Image: Uncommon Scents Love Nose Best

Image: Uncommon Scents Love Nose Best

If there are fragrances for every occasion, are there also scents that kindle desire? We sniff out the aromatic key to seduction.

Categories: Accessories / Beauty / Fashion / Style

MILA KUNIS Range Finder

MILA KUNIS Range Finder

With a scope that extends from dark fantasy to tender rom-com, a ravishing ingenue blossoms before our eyes into a leading lady.

Categories: Celebrities / Feature Story / Film / Photos / Pictorials / Profiles / Style

Rule Britannia!

Rule Britannia!

Never underestimate the allure of the English costume drama—a lesson mainstream Hollywood has learned time and again.

Categories: Feature Story / Film / Photos / Pictorials

Sherry Reconsidered

Sherry Reconsidered

It’s long been revered as a spirit—now today’s cocktalians are giving the libation a second go-round in eight delectable recipes.

Categories: By the Glass / Cocktails / Culture / Drinks / Entertaining / Feature Story / Pictorials

The Long Way Home

The Long Way Home

The Indo Dutch are a multicultural people. And when they had to leave their homeland, California was the logical destination.

Categories: Compass Points / Culture / L.A. History / Travel / Trends / Trip That Changed My Life

Social Studies—February 2011

Social Studies—February 2011

by Jean-Philippe Delhomme

Categories: Culture