CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Once a symbol of prosperity, wedding cakes embellished with bright white royal icing are giving way to colors, textures and themes unimaginable to brides of years gone by. As a result, area bakers are increasingly pushed to their creative limits to fulfill the wedding cak…
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Former Mountaineer football players Rasheed Marshall and Quincy Wilson were just two of more than 100 models who showcased fashions from 20 different local and national retailers during the 33rd annual West Virginia University Mountaineer Athletic Club Classic Fashion Show.
Whether or not we care to admit it, most of us probably have complicated relationships with our hair. And, as with all things that grow, that relationship keeps changing.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Putting their best fashion foot forward to benefit those less fortunate, some of the top retailers in the Kanawha Valley will be featured in the 25th annual Friends of Sojourner’s Style Show, set for 11:30 a.m. Saturday at the Woman’s Club of Charleston, 1600 Virginia St.…
Taylor Books will host a reading and book signing of Miles Dean’s latest book of poetry, “New River Reflections,” Saturday beginning at 5 p.m. The book works to capture West Virginia’s great beauty and the tragedy of the legacy being left for future generations, including the results of stri…
Attendees of this year’s Carnaval will be transported to an earlier age when the spirited sounds of jazz music filled the streets, speakeasies peddled illegal beverages and flappers were the latest fashion icons.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The ballroom at the University of Charleston will be transformed into a Greek temple for the West Virginia Symphony League fashion show Feb. 5, as more than 60 Charleston-area models, 30 retailers and 30 volunteers come together for “Fashion at the Apollo.”
On Nov. 22, Charleston Town Center and the Recycling Coalition of West Virginia held the 12th annual Re-Fashion Show. People of all ages were eligible to participate to win mall gift certificates. The event was held in honor of America Recycles Day, which was Nov. 15.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Recyclers and upcyclers across the Mountain State are busy exercising their creative powers in anticipation of Recycling Coalition of West Virginia’s 12th annual Re-Fashion Show at 1 p.m. Saturday in Macy’s Court at Charleston Town Center Mall. Registration begins at 11 a.m.
Kelley’s Mens Shop celebrates its 80th anniversary in style today, with cake, a trunk show and photo albums sharing images from the business’ past at its West Side location.