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 […]


A Current Affair: Pop Up Vintage Marketplace The spring edition of A Current Affair: Pop Up Vintage Marketplace took place on April 5th, bringing together over 50 premier vintage retailers and private dealers in the heart of the Downtown LA fashion district. A Current Affair presented a unique opportunity to shop a select assortment of […]


The Rebirth of Fur By Camille Sarabia Perhaps one of the best-known images of Marilyn Monroe is of her with her coiffed platinum blonde hair, red lips, dazzling smile and her signature beauty mark as her body is wrapped in nothing but a white fur coat and long white gloves. It was 1960’s, and every […]

Spring Flings!

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 […]


LONDON FASHION WEEK: THE LOOKS WE LOVED Designers, fashionistas and influencers from around the globe like Editor-in-Chief of American Vogue Anna Wintour  gathered in London from February 14-18 to take in the AW14 collections of both industry veterans and surprising newcomers alike.   On the catwalk, we delighted in current trends like pink fur, as […]


 Off-Price Show Spring 2014 Budget-conscious fashionistas, have we got a Spring Fling for you! The Off-Price Show Spring edition will take place March 16-17th and will offer a huge selection of European casual, street, sports and outer wear brands. Some of the brands that will be featured include: Sergio Tacchini, Ellesse, Airwalk, Rivaldi Jeans, Geographical Norway, Biaggio Jeans, Amazone, Anapurna, […]


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 […]

Dhar Mann & Michael Costello offer NY Fashion Week Experience

ENTREPRENEUR AND INTERNET TYCOON DHAR MANN LAUNCHES NEW COMPANY JET SET LIFE Dhar Mann, internet tycoon, socialite, and entrepreneur is taking his philanthropic efforts and joining it with the launch of his new company Jet Set Life. In partnership with colleague and friend couture designer Michael Costello, Mann will give one lucky winner a fabulous […]


On Monday, December 6, both ladies and gentlemen converged on THE W HOTEL WESTWOOD for WILES MAGAZINE’S  first ever GAME FACE: MONDAY NIGHT MAKEOVERS sports and beauty event.     Hosted by NFL NETWORK anchorwoman and WILES January 2014 cover girl MOLLY QERIM, the posh setting provided a beauty lounge where MANNA KADAR COSMETICS makeup […]

Fashion Week At Your Fingertips

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 […]