New makeup concept, Butterfli Me, opens studio in Irvine
In a world where technology has managed to make it almost impossible to slow down, what’s the solution for a modern day, multitasking mother or career woman, who wants to look, her best? Butterfli Me makeup studio opened in Irvine last week, ai... Full story
Elizabeth An’s San Francisco
Elizabeth An has a love affair with food and fashion.
Elizabeth An has a love affair with food and fashion – two passions that are obvious to anyone dining at either of her two stylish restaurants, AnQi at South Coast Plaza or Crustacean in Beverly Hills. It’s no wonder her favorite city is ... Full story
Photos: Field of Honor 2015
The sixth annual Field of Honor at Castaways Park in Newport Beach
During this week's Field of Honor 2015, 1776 Flags waved to honor past and current members of the military as part of Armed Forces Day. Field of Honor has been presented at Castaways Park in Newport Beach by the Exchange Club of Newport Harbor for si... Full story
Donna Karan
The designer discusses her Urban Zen line and effecting change
It’s not just that Donna Karan is a fashion icon known for her signature brand of bodysuit dressing and figure-flattering separates. She is an icon with a cause – several in fact. She’s raised money for AIDS education and the Ovaria... Full story
South Coast Stunner
A facelift and expansion for Chanel
The Chanel boutique at South Coast Plaza has reopened in a new location, with a new look and 2,000 more square feet. The new spot, near the diamonds of Tiffany & Co. and the foot traffic of Nordstrom, showcases Chanel’s modern take on class... Full story
Tie One On
Channel mom’s inner domestic goddess by bestowing an apron with style. These versatile accessories meld fashion and function.
For the FloristLos Angeles-based apron company Hedley & Bennett is known for designing the quintessential chef apron with the form and function the job demands. Now H&B brings you the limited-edition Gardner Apron. This linen cover has a sing... Full story
Maybach Remade
The symbol of pre-recession excess re-emerges as a more modest S-Class star
History will not be kind to the second coming of Maybach. Mercedes’ parent Daimler resurrected the early 20th-century German automaker in 2002 as a new über-luxe sub-brand. With a stratospheric starting price in the $300,000 range, the mis... Full story
Super Natural
When Kathryn Agresto isn’t digging in the dirt, she explores homegrown delights.
By digging her hands into the soil, by lovingly caring for her carrots, squash and herbs, Kathryn Agresto helped to grow not just a garden, but a movement. She is one of Orange County’s trailblazers in farm-to-table cuisine, a trend founded on ... Full story
Design Finds
Decor rehab for spring
One to Watch: Ashley Clark’s Ban on Beige        Interior decorator Ashley Clark is one to watch on the Orange County design scene. The Salt Lake City native lives in Newport Beach with her husband and four ki... Full story
Bonner Paddock
Bonner Paddock exemplifies the word “grit.” At 33, the Laguna Beach resident became the first person with cerebral palsy to summit Mount Kilimanjaro unassisted. A few years later, in 2012, he finished the grueling Ironman triathlon in Kon... Full story


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