Style

Material Witness
September 2011

Material Witness

Azadeh Shladovsky came to furniture design through a quite unexpected route.

SINGULAR SENSATION Iron Maiden
September 2011

SINGULAR SENSATION Iron Maiden

The seductive charms of Christopher Come’s metal and glass Oblique screen.

IMAGE Appearances
August 2011

IMAGE Appearances

Inside Barbara Tfank and Henry Duarte’s unlikely but stunning denim alliance.

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August 2011

IMAGE Trend Report

Top designers step up with their change-in-the-weather wear.

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August 2011

IMAGE The Style List—August 2011

Fashion faces fall--and likes what it sees.

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August 2011

IMAGE Singular Sensation

Sculptor Anish Kapoor puts his twist on an already stunning espresso cup and saucer.

50 Patent Drawings
August 2011

50 Patent Drawings

Java by design--from great minds going back decades. How far have we really come?

IMAGE XY Factor
July 2011

IMAGE XY Factor

Meet Chad Warrick, the man who decides who gets a Panerai limited-edition timepiece—and who doesn’t.

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July 2011

IMAGE Appearances

Fashion designer Haider Ackermann is going places with clothes that move.

Something Wicket This Way Comes
June 2011

Something Wicket This Way Comes

The only all-American cricket team in the country hails from Compton—and they are, in a sense, a gang of their own.

Image: Appearances Denim According to Hoyle (Jackson)
June 2011

Image: Appearances Denim According to Hoyle (Jackson)

The trio behind these A-list jeans like their low profile, but with celebs now wearing their product, those days are numbered.

Image: Trend Report Rock Style
June 2011

Image: Trend Report Rock Style

The enduring sartorial influence of musical pioneers, from David Bowie to Prince to Lady Gaga. Everything old is new again.

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June 2011

Image: The Style List—June 2011

Street art for the feet, positively brilliant makeup—and the man who brought glamour to Rodeo Drive.

Culture(d)—June 2011
June 2011

Culture(d)—June 2011

Ed Ruscha, back "On the Road"; the rhythms of Ojai—and how seminal decorators decorate.

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May 2011

Image: The Style List

Sunglasses for the wild and the innocent, fashion on the fringe—and one seriously eye-grabbing hourglass shape.

Image: THE XY FACTOR Best Man
April 2011

Image: THE XY FACTOR Best Man

With an eye on personal perfection, Glenn O’Brien’s How to Be a Man is a self-help book guys will actually enjoy.

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April 2011

Image: The Style List

Hot picks for the ultra fashion-forward; plus, string’s the thing in the April Trend Report.

Image: Appearances Soft Sculpture
March 2011

Image: Appearances Soft Sculpture

MOCA director Jeffrey Deitch was eyeing a Rodarte exhibit ever since he signed on—and now the Mulleavy sisters are given their due.

Image: THE XY FACTOR Blue Man Group
March 2011

Image: THE XY FACTOR Blue Man Group

Umberto Angeloni’s Uman label takes men’s suit components to a whole new frontier.

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March 2011

Image: The Style List

Hot picks for the ultra fashion-forward picks, plus men‘s and women’s trend reports.

50: High Heels
March 2011

50: High Heels

The country’s top designers are stepping it up for the spring season—now here’s a towering peek at what’s in the offing

MILA KUNIS Range Finder
February 2011

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.

Image: Uncommon Scents Love Nose Best
February 2011

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.

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February 2011

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.

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February 2011

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.

Image: The XY Factor A Brilliant Disguise
January 2011

Image: The XY Factor A Brilliant Disguise

With a place for everything and everything in its place, one coat wins the carry-on game.

Image: Unzipped Resolutionary Ideas
January 2011

Image: Unzipped Resolutionary Ideas

The promises of New Year’s past come back to haunt, as one writer faces the hard facts hiding in her closet.

Image: Appearances Working Theory
January 2011

Image: Appearances Working Theory

Olivier Theyskens’ new Theory collection lends a dark glamour to the stalwart of office-appropriate chic

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January 2011

Image: The Style List

Picks and must-haves for the ultra fashion forward.

Video Troupe Vertigo
December 2010

Video Troupe Vertigo

See the magical elements that make this street-style circus larger than the sum of its parts.

Balancing Act Troupe Vertigo
December 2010

Balancing Act Troupe Vertigo

A new kind of circus is upon us. Gone is the grandiose showmanship, and in its place is one that’s more accessible—more “street,” if you will.

Something in the Air
December 2010

Something in the Air

With an enthusiasm once reserved for the ladies, men today have gone boldly into the realm of scents and sensibility.

Culture(d)—December 2010
December 2010

Culture(d)—December 2010

Los Angeles Times critics, writers and contributors share their 2010 moment of transcendence.

Singular Sensation
September 2010

Singular Sensation

Take a load off with Oskar Zieta’s inspired, not-so-heavy metal seating arrangement—appropriately named the Plopp stool.