SPRING FLINGS LOOK BOOK

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Need some ideas for how to breathe new life into your wardrobe for spring? Take a peek at some of our Editor’s personal selections from the current ANN TAYLOR collection for looks for every occasion of the season!   Click to view DFS Look Book: Spring Flings on GLOSSI.COM

VANCOUVER FASHION WEEK

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On March 18, Vancouver Fashion Week (³VFW²) hosted its semi-annual week-long celebration of fashion, creativity, and multiculturalism.  This fall/winter 2014 season, 80 designers from 30 countries displayed their collections to more than 20,000 industry insiders, socialites, celebrities, media, and buyers. Vancouver Fashion Week is a bi-annual event that takes place at the Chinese Cultural Center [...]

Spring Flings!

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Spring is in full swing – but is your wardrobe ready for the season of luncheons, brunches, weddings and more? If not, please join WILES MAGAZINE and ANN TAYLOR for “Spring Flings: A Dress for Success Style Event!” featuring refreshments, mimosas and a brief runway show featuring our Editor-in-Chief’s top selections from the new ANN [...]

POETIC JUSTICE: JEANS FOR THE CURVY GIRL

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POETIC JUSTICE: JEANS FOR THE CURVY GIRL Do you have a love-hate relationship with your hips, thighs and bodacious backside?  Calling all CURVY women – REAL women with REAL curves – we have the perfect jeans for you! Meet Poetic Justice Jeans, the trendsetting and grounding breaking new denim line with an urban vibe that flatters and accentuates a [...]

Fashion Week At Your Fingertips

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This fall saw the debut of Men’s Fashion Week in Los Angeles, and while we loved much of what we saw, we have to give our absolute TOP honors to Krammer and Stoudt is a fine menswear line that is California-bred brand with New York flavor. Krammer & Stoudt is a menswear line made for the [...]

Marshall Partners Women’s Halston Heritage Boutique Event

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On September 18th Wiles attended Marshall Partners Women’s Event at the Halston Heritage Boutique located in one of Los Angeles’ premier shopping centers – the Beverly Center.   A night filled with smiling faces and clicking heels, the event offered a delightful blend of networking and retail therapy. Marshall Partners is an esteemed membership organization of University of [...]

Fall Fashion Fix: Skingraft

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By: Rebecca McQuigg Rigal Despite the fact that SoCal temperatures remain unseasonably warm well into the perennial indian summer months of September and October, the rules of fashion state that it’s never too early to start planning next season’s wardrobe.  It’s a good thing then, that fall fashion in LA has more to do with [...]

ANTM TURNS 20!

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AMERICA’S NEXT TOP MODEL TURNS 20! By Teryl Warren Super model turned super-mogul Tyra Banks recently celebrated cycle 20 of her hit reality show and Wiles was there to mark the occasion. Hosted at Hollywood hotspot the Supper Club, the night featured signature cocktails from Vita Coco, the VIPs of L.A.’s fashion scene and a [...]

DESIGNER SPOTLIGHT: JOHANA HERNANDEZ

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JOHANA HERNANDEZ: FASHION STAR By Teryl Warren Fans of the NBC reality show “Fashion Star” with Jessica Simpson and Nicole Richie will recognize Johana Hernandez as one of the aspiring designers from the hit series’ season two.  Born in Compton, California, Hernandez literally learned the fashion business from the bottom up – first, at the [...]

PURSE STRINGS: LE DESSEIN

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Le Dessein: Project with a Purpose By Teryl Warren Eric Coly, Founder and CEO of Le Dessein, subscribes to the notion that women everywhere have an irrevocable right to be educated.  Harnessing the power of his two passions in life – fashion and philanthropy – Coly and his team have embarked on a mission to [...]