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Rock the Mask: Submit your photos

Oklahomans are encouraged to wear a mask in public places. Many are making their own. The Oklahoman would like to...

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Nail it ... manicure inspiration

Nail art to consider when you visit your favorite nail salon again.

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Celebrities reveal new sides during virus, but face backlash

Portia de Rossi has been teaching herself how to cook during the coronavirus lockdown. It's been an eye-opening experience for...

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How to make your own face mask to help stop the spread of the coronavirus

The CDC recommends you cover your mouth to protect yourself and others from the coronavirus. Here's a pattern and instructions...

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New beauty products at Trader Joe's

Check out the skincare aisle at this favorite grocery store

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Interview: Oklahoman and South Korean fashion designer Ji Won Choi competes on new Amazon series 'Making the Cut,' starring Tim Gunn and Heidi Klum

Born in South Korea and raised in Oklahoma, Choi, 26, is one of 12 talented fashion designers from around the world competing...

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Remember to clean and sanitize your beauty tools

Wash your hands ... and while you're at it clean your makeup brushes and sponges

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'Making the Cut': Oklahoma fashion designer Ji Won Choi competes in new Amazon series

Ji Won Choi spent her summer zipping from New York to Paris to Tokyo working alongside icons of the fashion industry, including...

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Lands' End and Draper James launch swimwear collection

Dive into this new swimwear by Reese Witherspoon’s company and Lands’ End

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J.R. Watkins launches bath collection at Ulta

These new bath products were created to soothe the mind, body and spirit

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Celebrating Chanel No. 5 on National Fragrance Day

Nearly 100 years ago, Coco Chanel had a vision for a sparkling, seductive scent

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H&M launches colorful designer collection

These women's clothes are festive and fun … just what we need

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"Grey's Anatomy" star named face of outerwear brand

Known as Dr. Andrew DeLuca on television, he's the new ambassador for a lifestyle brand

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Broadway stars stream, rock stars stay off road amid virus

NEW YORK (AP) — From helping others cope to sheltering in place to canceling events, here's a look at some of the ways the...

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Anna Wintour: Met Gala postponed due to the virus outbreak

NEW YORK (AP) — One of fashion's biggest nights, the Met Gala, has been postponed due to the coronavirus outbreak, host Anna...

Farzaneh brothers support education, housing, other causes in central Oklahoma

BusinessApr 28, 2019

MOORE — Revolution didn’t break out in Iran 40 years ago until after the Farzaneh brothers left to study architecture at the University of Oklahoma, but its effects reached around the world and lay a heavy weight on both of them. “Because of...

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Essie's new spring nail polishes

What's new? These six pretty pastel polishes

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Investigator: Body had 'exact clothing' as missing toddler

BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — An investigator revealed new details about the discovery of a child's body on property belonging to...

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Ouch, chapped lips are a pain

Dermatologists recommend these chapped lip treatments

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AP PHOTOS: At trans fashion show, focus is on models

WALTHAM, Mass. (AP) — Asher is just Asher -- not he, or she, or they. At age 12, that’s the way Asher likes it.But strutting...

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Ouch, chapped lips are a pain

Dermatologists recommend these chapped lip treatments

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Review: 'Grace Kelly Dress' redefines storybook ending

“The Grace Kelly Dress: a Novel,” Graydon House, by Brenda JanowitzThree generations of women, each one reflective - and dare I...

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UCO Melton Gallery to showcase transformation of jewelry in ‘When Worn’ exhibit

EDMOND — The University of Central Oklahoma’s Melton Gallery will host a free and open-to-the-public opening reception for...

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Vuitton stages style history wall, Chanel goes pared-down

PARIS (AP) — Louis Vuitton staged a dazzling cinematic fashion production to cap Paris Fashion Week on Tuesday, with a wall of...

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France fights mask hoarding; Virus deaths soar in Italy

PARIS (AP) — France requisitioned protective masks and sent tens of thousands of students home from school, deaths in Italy...

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Skechers and Goodyear collaborate on new line of shoes

These sneakers are enhanced with Goodyear rubber technology

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Ecology and kinetic styles grace Paris Fashion Week shows

PARIS (AP) — Models wearing animal outfits joined the finale of Stella McCartney's fur-free and leather-free show Monday, as...

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Rain, art and winter wonderlands at Paris Fashion Week

PARIS (AP) — Haunting music greeted drizzled-on VIP guests, including singer Janelle Monáe, who braved torrential rains in...

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Are you guilty of these common makeup mistakes?

Makeup artists share what they think are the most common makeup mistakes

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Westwood mixes message of ecology with regal Paris fashion

PARIS (AP) — A singer at Vivienne Westwood's eco-minded Paris Fashion Week show serenaded guests about fighting for the...

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France bans gatherings, frowns on kissing, to fight virus

PARIS (AP) — France is banning all indoor public gatherings of more than 5,000 people to slow its snowballing spread of...

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Celine gets refined as Balmain celebrates diversity in Paris

PARIS (AP) — Usher unleashed a photographer's battle at Balmain on Friday, as he appeared at Paris Fashion Week alongside...

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Chloe sparkles as giant Paris fashion exhibit space opens

PARIS (AP) — Chloe teemed with sparkling detailing at Paris Fashion Week Thursday.The lofty Grand Palais, decorated with giant...

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Thunder's Chris Paul gives Langston University 'jolt of energy' with support of HBCUs

When Chris Paul strolled into Chesapeake Energy Arena wearing a bright orange Langston University hat, Langston point guard...

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Soma introduces Vanishing 360 bra/panty collection

Intimates brand delivers a smooth, no-show collection

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Kenzo designer debuts; Lanvin goes encyclopedic in Paris

PARIS (AP) — All eyes at Paris Fashion Week on Wednesday were on the debut of Kenzo's new designer, who put guests attending...

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Dior invokes #MeToo in feminist-inspired fashion show

“Consent, Consent, Consent” flashed the neon set lights at Dior's latest ready-to-wear show in Paris.It signaled that the...

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Wilder says pre-fight costume wore him down before Fury did

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Deontay Wilder says an elaborate outfit he wore on his ring walk wore him down so much that he didn't have the...

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Foreign leaders restrained in gifts to Trumps in 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — Foreign leaders appear to have scaled back their generosity when it comes to gifts given to President Donald...

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Italy tries to contain virus as isolated towns hunker down

CODOGNO, Italy (AP) — Police manned checkpoints around quarantined towns in Italy's north on Monday and residents stocked up on...

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Raf Simons joining Prada in full creative collaboration

MILAN (AP) — Miuccia Prada and Raf Simons — two of the fashion world's biggest creative names — will collaborate on Prada...

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Virus closes doors at Armani, but other Milan shows go on

MILAN (AP) — The fashion crowd put a defiant face against the spread of a new virus, packing runway shows on the last big day...

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Armani to hold runway show in empty theater due to new virus

MILAN (AP) — In a last-minute change, Giorgio Armani is holding his Milan Fashion Week runway show behind closed doors Sunday...

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Italy towns close down amid virus case clusters, 2 deaths

CODOGNO, Italy (AP) — A dozen towns in northern Italy effectively went into lockdown Saturday after the deaths of two people...

By land and air, weather researchers track tornadic storms

NewsMay 16, 2019

SALINA, Kan. — For the first time in almost a decade, meteorologists from across the Midwest will track and intercept tornado birthing grounds as part of a large-scale collaborative research project. The TORUS Project, or Targeted Observation...

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The big jump in planned TV exits: Why 'Criminal Minds,' 'Fresh Off the Boat' set farewells

For years, TV series ended abruptly, often canceled after the final episode had aired. Now, it’s increasingly likely to be a...

Business

Armani rails against baring trends by fellow designers

MILAN (AP) — How much to show and how much not to show, that is the fashion question this season.It may be reductive to say...

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Yeshaneh sets world record in half marathon in Nike shoes

RAS AL KHAIMAH, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Ababel Yeshaneh set a world record in the women's half marathon on Friday in the...

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Irony prevails at Benetton, transparent femininity at Prada

MILAN (AP) — The frills are on at Milan Fashion Week, where “pretty” is womenswear watchword of the next cold weather...

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Jennifer Lopez launches footwear, handbags collection

This multi-talented entertainer inks deal with DSW

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This purse was lost behind a locker in the 1950s. Its contents reveal what high school was like then.

NORTH CANTON, Ohio – A dirty, faded red purse from the 1950s was found stuck behind a school locker in Ohio – more than 60...

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Gucci bares backstage, No. 21 celebrates a decade

MILAN (AP) — Milan Fashion Week opened Wednesday with outreach to China, largely cut off from the rest of the world by a new...

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Breast cancer survivors create own products to help others

NEW YORK (AP) — Women fighting breast cancer are increasingly seeing more options for bras as well as clean beauty treatments...

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Nail it: Essie's Timeless Tweeds polishes

This nail polish is inspired by tasteful tailoring and metallic details.

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It's National Lash Day

Today we're talking about products that make lashes longer, darker, curly and full.

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Dior makeup event at Dillard's, Penn Square

Let a makeup artist help you master your best look.

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Kendall Jenner headlines London Fashion Week's Burberry show

LONDON (AP) — Kendall Jenner and fellow super models unveiled Burberry's new season designs at London Fashion Week on Monday, a...

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Elton John intends to continue Farewell Yellow Brick Road tour after walking pneumonia diagnosis

Elton John intends to play his remaining shows in New Zealand and Australia, his tour promoters said Monday, a day after...

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Fit Zone by Stride Rite now at Dillard's, Penn Square

No more guessing children’s shoe sizes with this new scanner

Life

Movement looks to change discrimination of natural hair

The pressure to minimize identity and “fit in” to the mainstream bears down in many ways on black women, men and even children....

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Glamour, glitz at London Fashion Week despite stormy weather

LONDON (AP) — Gale force winds and a deluge of rain may be causing havoc to much of Britain, but for the fashion crowd the show...

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Climate change protest brings flares to London Fashion week

LONDON (AP) — Climate change activists stole the show Saturday on the opening day of London Fashion Week, stopping traffic with...

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Fabletics and Maddie Ziegler team up for second collaboration

This "Dance Moms" alum delivers a sporty, sleek and grown-up athleisure collection

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New exhibit examines ballet's lasting influence on fashion

NEW YORK (AP) — A crowning jewel of the new exhibit at the Fashion Institute of Technology is a feathered white tutu. It may...

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AP PHOTOS: A look at New York Fashion Week on the street

NEW YORK (AP) — From a 6-year-old Instagram influencer, Taylen Biggs, to a legend in the industry, Vogue's former...

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Ryan's Secret show brings awareness to male body positivity

NEW YORK (AP) — The debate over unrealistic body ideals for women is a long-standing one, but the same discussion over...

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Jacobs closes Fashion Week with thrilling dance extravaganza

NEW YORK (AP) — Somehow, he does it almost every time, and designer Marc Jacobs did it yet again: Upped his game, when it came...

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Getting married? Check out these wedding gown trends

Here comes the bride ... and this is what she may be wearing.

Business

Pornhub stars walk runway at Namilia's fashion show

NEW YORK (AP) — Fashion label Namilia deconstructed Asian stereotypes in the porn industry, empowering the demure, submissive...

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Christian Cowan lives out his childhood fashion dream

NEW YORK (AP) — Christian Cowan equates showing his fashion collections with continuously living out a childhood dream."I’m...

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Michael Kors reminds that staying in can be chic, glamorous

NEW YORK (AP) — Michael Kors is so over leggings and sports bras. He used Wednesday’s fall collection as a reminder that...

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Prabal Gurung celebrates the churning creative energy of NYC

NEW YORK (AP) — In celebration of the grit and eclectic glamour of his adopted New York City, Prabal Gurung staged his New York...

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Naeem Khan's star-spangled collection pays homage to America

NEW YORK (AP) — Designer Naeem Khan sent models down the runway Tuesday in a shimmering, star-spangled collection the immigrant...

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Vera Wang deconstructs evening clothes at NY Fashion Week

NEW YORK (AP) — Vera Wang is a big name on red carpets, and in the bridal business. For New York Fashion Week, she wanted to do...

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Poodle perfection: Siba wins best in show at Westminster

NEW YORK (AP) — Primped and poised, Siba the standard poodle owned the ring.Even with the crowd at Madison Square Garden...

Crime

Reports: Actor Jussie Smollett faces new charges

CHICAGO (AP) — Actor Jussie Smollett faces new charges for reporting an attack that Chicago authorities contend was staged to...

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ScarJo's Oscar look glimmers on, at Oscar de la Renta show

NEW YORK (AP) — Watching the Oscar de la Renta show unfold in the imposing setting of the New York Public Library in Manhattan,...

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Celebrating the off-kilter at Proenza Schouler

NEW YORK (AP) — Watching the first models emerge at the Proenza Schouler runway show, you could have been forgiven for thinking...

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Kaia Gerber, Kendall Jenner shine at Longchamp show

NEW YORK (AP) — Kaia Gerber walked the runway and brand ambassador Kendall Jenner sat front row at Longchamp's celebrity filled...

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Before Oscars, stars pack Tom Ford's fashion week show in LA

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tom Ford brought fashion week to Hollywood on Friday night, with a runway show full of glamour and a front...

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Anna Sui rolls out B-movie gothic glam at NY Fashion Week

NEW YORK (AP) — Anna Sui doesn't love scary movies, but she adores illusion, especially glamorous illusion.That's one reason...

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Pantone's fall fashion color forecast

These are the colors expected to be everywhere in seven or eight months

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Photos and video: Oklahoma-born movie star Brad Pitt receives first acting Oscar for 'Once Upon a Time in Hollywood'

Pitt, who was born in Shawnee but grew up in Springfield, Missouri, earned the best supporting actor Oscar for his coolly...

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Carolina Herrera brings big bows, pops of color and drama

NEW YORK (AP) — It was all about drama at Carolina Herrera's show Monday with signature oversized bows, sweeping gowns with...

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A breakdown of the gowns, bling and beauty from the Oscars

NEW YORK (AP) — The Oscars closed the awards season in style, with statement necklaces and classic gowns, traditional tuxedos...

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Michael Kors launching bag collection to celebrate new Bond film

Handbags and Bond movie? Michael Kors says is the perfect union of fashion and film.

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The Latest: ‘Parasite’ wins best picture Academy Award

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the 92nd Academy Awards, which are being bestowed Sunday at the Dolby Theatre (all times...

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Scarlett Johansson among the bombshells on Oscars red carpet

NEW YORK (AP) — Scarlett Johansson showed up Sunday for her two-nomination night at the Oscars every bit the bombshell in a...

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AP PHOTOS: A look at Oscars red carpet standouts

LOS ANGELES (AP) —On an Oscars red carpet filled with dramatic dresses and designer tuxedos, Spike Lee and Natalie Portman wore...

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Brandon Maxwell's models strut amid bison, moose and caribou

NEW YORK (AP) — There's always a crowd at a Brandon Maxwell fashion show, but the audience on Saturday night included more than...

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Tory Burch reinvents power suit, merges pretty and powerful

NEW YORK (AP) — Tory Burch blurred the lines between masculine and feminine at Sunday's show, reinventing the traditional power...