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Givenchy flies high as Lagerfeld is absent at Chanel couture

PARIS (AP) — It's snowing in Paris, but not at Chanel, which showcased 18th-century-inspired couture that frothed inside a...

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Valentino's dramatic Paris couture has Celine Dion weeping

PARIS (AP) — Valentino took drama to its height at its Wednesday spring couture collection in Paris, where Celine Dion wept...

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Chinese model in derided Dolce & Gabbana ads apologizes

BEIJING (AP) — The Chinese model in widely derided advertisements for Italian fashion line Dolce & Gabbana has apologized for...

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Lagerfeld does not appear at Chanel show due to being tired

PARIS (AP) — Chanel's octogenarian designer Karl Lagerfeld, who has looked increasingly frail in recent seasons, did not come...

Business

Inside a big top, Dior puts on circus-themed couture

PARIS (AP) — Dior drew inspiration from the top of the big top for a playful couture show held Monday in Paris, where models...

Life

Miu Miu's new twist on fragrance

Who’s ready for a new perfume? This one is described as sensual, deep and gentle.

Business

Ex-Nissan chairman Ghosn asks for bail, promises not to flee

TOKYO (AP) — Nissan's former Chairman Carlos Ghosn is promising to wear an electronic monitoring ankle bracelet, give up his...

Business

Hedi Slimane unveils debut menswear show for Celine in Paris

PARIS (AP) — Passers-by gathered outside the giant glass windows of Celine's traffic-stopping show venue Sunday night: erected...

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Thom Browne goes for spectacle at Paris Fashion Week

PARIS (AP) — Thom Browne provided the biggest spectacle on a relatively quiet day at Paris Fashion Week as some fashion houses...

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AP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past week

Here's your look at highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd...

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Dior pulls the stars in conveyor-belt menswear show in Paris

PARIS (AP) — The black box construction branded "DIOR" was so big it obscured the view of the Eiffel Tower.The sheer scale of...

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Vuitton's Abloh celebrates Michael Jackson in Paris menswear

PARIS (AP) — Louis Vuitton's designer Virgil Abloh transported celebrity guests at Paris Fashion Week to the graffitied streets...

Business

Commuter's 'delay scarf' bought by German train company

BERLIN (AP) — Germany's biggest rail company, under fire for its unpunctual service, is trying to mollify one disgruntled...

Business

Gymboree begins winding down operations after 2nd bankruptcy

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Gymboree has filed for bankruptcy protection for a second time in as many years, but this time the...

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Closet conundrum

Deciding what to keep and what to toss in your closet isn’t always easy — sometimes it takes a lot of time and resolve

Find your thrill at the Grill on the Hill

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The Oklahoman's Food Dude, Dave Cathey, spotlights The Grill on the Hill, Capitol Hill's living heartbeat and great place for a meal.

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India's top court paves way for bars with dancers to reopen

NEW DELHI (AP) — India's Supreme Court on Thursday paved the way for the reopening of Mumbai's dance bars, which had been a...

Crime

'Project Runway' works with human trafficking survivors

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida-based company featured on the television show "Project Runway All Stars" is kicking off a...

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Givenchy designer puts on debut menswear show in Paris

PARIS (AP) — Designer Clare Waight Keller unveiled her first menswear collection for storied house Givenchy at Paris menswear...

Life

Sweet Chef, a new skin-care line at Target

Veggie-packed, good-for-your-skin serums and sheet masks

Life

Nude lips … a favorite red carpet look

Pucker up, this is an easy look to embrace from the Critics’ Choice Awards

Business

Milan designers send signal with feminine touch on menswear

MILAN (AP) — Milan menswear designers are sending clear signals for next fall and winter: Feminine touches are not only...

Business

Prada eyes strong military silhouette, with whimsy

MILAN (AP) — Nowhere is the transition in the fashion world more evident than during the menswear preview shows in Milan taking...

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Versace offers daring masculinity; Dolce&Gabbana go elegant

MILAN (AP) — By now, the two Milan Fashion Weeks dedicated to menswear have transformed themselves into platforms for co-ed...

Life

Eyemart Express launches new eyewear line for women

Avant-garde street styles inspire new eyewear frames

Business

Italian fashion houses get refashioned for future growth

MILAN (AP) — To stay on trend, Italian fashion houses are refashioning themselves for future growth.Luxury label Ermenegildo...

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Flexin' in her Complexion: Bullied girl a messenger of hope

NEW YORK (AP) — Kheris Rogers was in the first grade in a predominantly white private school in Los Angeles when she felt the...

Life

Fabletics debuts collaboration with Kelly Rowland

Kelly Rowland’s new Fabletics collection is about versatility, comfort and confidence.

Life

For new women in Congress, fashion was a defiant statement of purpose — and resistance  

At the start of the 116th Congress, fashion was not merely a footnote, it was a rallying cry, a defiant gesture, a point of...

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Elvis Presley's jewelry, clothing sold at Graceland auction

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Jewelry, clothing and other Elvis Presley-related memorabilia have been sold at auction in...

Life

OPI nails its polish names

Spilled wine inspires this chianti colored nail polish name

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Far-right German lawmaker is severely beaten in Bremen

BERLIN (AP) — A lawmaker from the far-right Alternative for Germany party was attacked and seriously wounded by several men in...

Life

Today is National Bubble Bath Day

Soak the stress away in a tub full of fun and relaxing bubbles

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No. 1 on the Golden Globes carpet: Statement beauty, bling

NEW YORK (AP) — Regina King sparkled in rose blush by Alberta Ferretti, Nicole Kidman wore a form-fitting liquid oxblood gown...

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Stars returned to looks in color on the Golden Globes carpet

Fashion, albeit a tad underwhelming, returned to the Golden Globes on Sunday in shades of green, red, yellow and sparkly gold...

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Attorney sued by judge ex-boyfriend: Ring was 'shut up' ploy

LIVINGSTON, La. (AP) — A Louisiana judge wants his ex-girlfriend to return a diamond-studded engagement ring he says he...

Life

Preview: OKC corset artist Nicole Moan to be featured tonight on OETA's 'Gallery America'

The latest episode of the Emmy Award-winning program premieres at 7 tonight on OETA.

Life

Lookalike? Pooey Puitton vs Louis Vuitton

Maker of Poopsie Unicorn and its colorful bag taking Louis Vuitton to court

Life

Fashion, beauty experts: Focus on health, balance for 2019

It's the time of year when many make resolutions. “I will fit into a size 6 dress by spring.” Or “No more junk food.” Maybe...

Life

Pantone hopes its 'life-affirming' color of the year will make everyone feel better

Citing consumers' desire for real human connections amid an increasingly negative social media landscape, the trend forecasters...

Business

Department store executive Blake Nordstrom dies at 58

NEW YORK (AP) — Blake Nordstrom, who led the upscale department store chain Nordstrom as co-president with his brothers Erik...

Business

Michael Kors, now Capri Holdings, completes Versace deal

NEW YORK (AP) — Having added a pair of high-end brands to its stable, Michael Kors is changing its name to Capri.The company...

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Mississippi man orders wife diamond bracelet, gets 48

OLIVE BRANCH, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi man says he ordered his wife a $2,000 diamond bracelet for Christmas and was shocked...

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Fabulous fashion of 'Mrs. Maisel' is more than just attire

NEW YORK (AP) — Fans of "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel" know that the show's clothes deliver eye-popping color and to-die-for...

Free dental care offered during 2-day clinic

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Those in need of dental care can receive it free of charge Feb. 1 and 2 during Oklahoma Mission of Mercy dental clinic at State Fair Park.

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Life

A peek into designer Betsey Johnson's bag

For five decades she created clothes for women who didn't want to dress like other women. Now she spills the contents of what's...

Life

Michelle Obama can wear whatever she wants now, and what she wants is sparkly thigh-high boots

Michelle Obama wore Balenciaga on Dec. 19. Boy, oh boy, did she ever. Not an understated, vintage Balenciaga sack dress. Not a...

News

Heidi Klum gets engaged to musician Tom Kaulitz

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Supermodel Heidi Klum is engaged to her musician boyfriend.The 45-year-old German model announced her...

Life

Khloe Kardashian and her BFF inspire BECCA makeup collection

Another Kardashian sister, with her BFF, is getting into the beauty business

News

Man finds a $10,000 surprise inside designer bag on subway

NEW YORK (AP) — A Chanel purse left in a Manhattan subway station held a $10,000 surprise for the man who found it.Richard...

Business

Raf Simons out at Calvin Klein after 2 high-profile years

NEW YORK (AP) — Less than two years after he shook up the New York fashion world with a splashy runway debut for Calvin Klein,...

Business

Today in History

Today in HistoryToday is Saturday, Dec. 22, the 356th day of 2018. There are nine days left in the year.Today's Highlight in...

Life

Supermodel Naomi Campbell lands her first beauty ad campaign

She has been a force in the modeling world for decades, and finally she’s fronting a beauty brand

News

Female Mormon missionaries given option to wear dress slacks

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Female missionaries with The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints worldwide now have the option to...

Life

Shift change

The legend of how a simple wool dress forever changed American fashion begins, like many good stories, with a dramatic...

Life

Cracker Barrel, Country Living magazine launch collection

What’s new at Cracker Barrel? A modern farmhouse collection of home goods, apparel

Life

A Kylie Jenner lip look to copy

This might be the perfect lip look for New Year’s Eve.

Life

Shift change

The legend of how a simple wool dress forever changed American fashion begins, like many good stories, with a dramatic...

News

Children as young as 10 fight, kill and die in Yemen's war

MARIB, Yemen (AP) — The number etched on the bracelet around Mohammed's wrist gave the 13-year-old soldier comfort as missiles...

Crime

Comment on Thai Miss Universe gown earns complaint to police

BANGKOK (AP) — A Thai social media influencer who criticized a gown worn by her country's Miss Universe contestant could end up...

Business

Prada withdraws luxury trinkets over blackface controversy

NEW YORK (AP) — Prada is no longer selling a line of accessories and displays following complaints that they featured...

Life

La La Anthony partners on a plus-size collection

Looking for clothes in sizes 12 to 32. Check out this new line

Life

Jennifer Lopez is launching skincare line

That J. Lo glow is getting bottled

Life

Megan Mullally ... hunting for the perfect dress

What will she wear to host of the SAG Awards? Tune in

News

Pelosi's triumph: A reminder why she's set to be speaker

WASHINGTON (AP) — It has been quite a week for Nancy Pelosi.The televised meeting with President Donald Trump. The deal with...

Business

The Latest: Trump says he could intervene in Huawei case

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — The latest on the arrest in Canada of Chinese tech executive Meng Wanzhou. (all times...

Business

Retail chain Cato to settle federal discrimination probe

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Federal officials say a nationwide investigation found that a North Carolina women's clothing retail...

News

Even the dogs get snow boots at this police department

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — A police dog in South Dakota is learning how to walk a beat in snow boots.Video posted by the Rapid...

News

9 years after being flushed, woman's wedding ring reappears

SOMERS POINT, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey woman has her wedding ring back, nine years after she accidentally flushed it down her...

Health

Plant a tree: Milan's ambitious plans to be cleaner, greener

MILAN (AP) — If Italy's fashion capital has a predominant color, it is gray — not only because of the blocks of neoclassical...

Life

Living Coral is Pantone's 2019 Color of the Year

Get ready to see this color everywhere

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TEEM transformation

The stars of the runway at the recent "Transformation Fashion Event and Luncheon" were participants of The Education &...

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Chanel's Lagerfeld channels ancient Egypt with mini-Met Gala

A shiny and glamorous version of ancient Egypt ruled the evening — with entertainment royalty on the runway, too — as Chanel...

Business

Economic chill dulls Chinese appetite for some luxury brands

BEIJING (AP) — The designer boutiques of Manhattan and Paris are feeling the chill of a Chinese economic slowdown that has...

Business

Victoria's Secret show tumbles to lowest ratings

NEW YORK (AP) — As a television event, the Victoria's Secret fashion show appears headed for the remainder bin.The show has...

Lyric Theatre brings Curious George to stage for young audiences

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“Curious George: The Golden Meatball” opens Wednesday at Lyric at the Plaza.

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Life

Vionic has your feet covered

Oprah likes these slippers ... "like walking on cloud fluff"

Business

Royal brides' personalized wedding touches strike a chord

With two blockbuster British royal weddings this year and an enduring fascination with the Brits, American brides craving a...

Business

Many couples say 'I do' to Zero-Waste weddings

To protect the environment, many couples are saying "I do" to Zero-Waste weddings, focusing on sustainability for everything...

Sports

Not just a fashion statement: Bush's socks spoke volumes

HOUSTON (AP) — President George H.W. Bush said a lot with socks.A visit from friend and fellow former president, Bill Clinton,...

News

The Latest: Trump salutes Bush's casket in Capitol Rotunda

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on events related to late former President George H.W. Bush (all times local):8:35 p.m.President...

Business

Low prices make for slow alligator season in Louisiana

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Here's a fashion trend that's good news, if you're an alligator in Louisiana: Prices for skins are down to...

News

Pope says he's worried about homosexuality in the priesthood

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis has been quoted in a soon-to-be published book as saying that having gays in the clergy "is...

Life

Victoria's Secret fashion show airs Sunday

Fashion, fantasy and entertainment all rolled into one event

Business

Payless pranks VIPs, sells discount shoes at luxury prices

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Payless taught fashion influencers a lesson about shoes by opening a fake store that sold Main Street shoes...

Life

Boot up for fall

Once again, fall's favorite shoe is a boot. A short boot. An ankle boot. A bootie. The style's popularity continues, but with...

Business

Cavalli to grow design unit with luxury project in Bahrain

MILAN (AP) — The Roberto Cavalli fashion house is looking for future growth in the home decor and furniture sector, with a new...

Life

Comic/actress Amy Schumer launches fashion collection

Le Cloud offers wardrobe essentials for women of all shapes and sizes

Life

Trunk shows today and Wednesday at Balliets

Pop in to Balliets for a peek at 360 Sweater, Milly and Michael Aram jewelry

Life

CK & Co.'s annual holiday party

Mistletoe, martinis and shopping

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H&M to close down its struggling Cheap Monday brand

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - H&M HMB.ST, the world’s second-biggest fashion retailer, said on Tuesday it would close down its...

Business

Dolce&Gabbana fiasco shows importance, risks of China market

BEIJING (AP) — Don't mess with China and its growing cadre of powerful luxury consumers.Dolce&Gabbana learned that lesson the...

Business

Untuckit's future: more stores, roomy shirts for beefy guys

NEW YORK (AP) — When Untuckit launched six years ago, it was hard to find a men's shirt that could be worn untucked and didn't...

Ex-wife wants child support from powerful state lawmaker

Life13 hours ago

Rep. Kevin Wallace has been ordered to appear on the second day of the upcoming legislative session for his arraignment in Lincoln County District Court on a contempt of court citation.

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Pryor comic convention to celebrate third year with 'Power Rangers' guest

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PRYOR — The Pryor Creek Comic Convention is getting even bigger in its third year. The convention, set for 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at 6 N Adair St. in Pryor, will welcome Oklahoma actor Justin Nimmo, who played the Silver Ranger on the TV...

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The OK Photo Issue

HealthDec 9, 2018

Near as I can tell, photographers from The Oklahoman archived nearly 30,000 photos during the past year. Our photo staff is seasoned, talented and hugely productive. In this issue of The OK, we share their gifts and hard work with you. In these...

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Some do’s and don’ts lead to more harmony in life

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Wish list of "to do's" and "don't do's" can calm emotionally charged relationships.

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20-40-60 Etiquette: Save your reply for the invitation

Life2 days ago

QUESTION: I received a save-the-date card for a wedding to be held out of state late this summer. Does this require a reply or is this a courtesy, telling me to, indeed, mark my calendar for the wedding? I probably won't attend the ceremony,...

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Late Lindsay couple's favorite charities to benefit from land, minerals auction

Business4 days ago

Schrader Real Estate and Auction Co. will conduct the auction Jan. 31, including a 237-acre bottom land farm in Garvin County and producing mineral interests in Garvin, McClain, Grady and Roger Mills counties.

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The OK -- The Health Issue

HealthAug 5, 2018

I turned seven in 1968, the youngest of four, but old enough to remember the dinner table disagreements that sometimes grew heated. My dad, a combat veteran of World War II, at that point, still supported America's involvement in Vietnam. My...

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