Event | May 26, 2013
A writer takes cues from a 13-year-old fashionista while viewing CCA's annual fashion show. By Erika Milvy
Fashion/Design | Oct 30, 2012
Tung produces bags, hats, scarves, wedding gowns, party dresses, and evening separates. With every piece, his intention is to "enhance a woman's natural beauty." By Monica Laufer
Fashion/Design | Sep 30, 2012
We have compiled a selection of five NYFW trends, scoured the Internet and found pieces that will keep your closet up-to-date without relieving you of too much cash. By Monica Laufer
Fashion/Design | Aug 18, 2012
Put on your walking shoes and be ready to dig. Two pieces of advice from KQED's treasure hunt through the Bay Area's best antique stores. By Monica Laufer
Fashion/Design | Jun 30, 2012
We interviewed Natalie Nadimi of Oaklandish and got a behind-the–scenes look at what the local T-shirt company is all about. By Zoe Vice
Pop Culture | Jun 23, 2012
Inducing Summer in San Francisco: How to Bring the Season to Your Wardrobe With or Without the Sunshine
How to look cool but not get cold, while remaining stylishly prepared for any kind of weather the San Francisco summer has to offer. By Monica Laufer
Fashion/Design | May 30, 2012
A slideshow of San Francisco street fashions for summer. By Zoe Vice
Fashion/Design | May 19, 2012
31Rax's Stephanie Madrinan is "always on the lookout for what's going to make people pop." By Monica Laufer
Fashion/Design | May 16, 2012
Great sculptural jackets, bold color combinations, crochet sweater knits, intricate shoulder details, layering and unexpected back details for both men and women inhabited a space between the avante garde and the marketplace. By Zoe Vice
Fashion/Design | May 12, 2012
Many designers were inspired by nature and incorporated natural fibers, dyes and sustainability into their collections. By Zoe Vice
The Icehotel in Sweden, built in winter and vanishing in spring, is the original hotel carved from snow and ice bricks. It's also an art project; sculptors compete for the chance to carve out rooms.
Preservationists are struggling to renew the ancient Medina in Tunis — one of the oldest Arab Muslim cities and a warren of elegant doorways, fountains and faded palaces mansions.
Can wood replace steel in a 70-story skyscraper? Architects and biochemists at Cambridge think so. Meanwhile at MIT, rethinking cement is cutting down carbon emissions.
City planners rushed to erase divisions between East and West Berlin after the wall came down in 1989. But the fate of communist-era buildings can still provoke friction a quarter-century later.
Also on KQED.org this week ...
KQED Celebrates Black History Month
KQED proudly celebrates the diversity of our community by commemorating Black History Month. During February, KQED Public TV 9 and KQED 88.5 FM schedule programs that focus on African American themes and issues.
"Boomtown" History of the San Francisco Bay Area
KQED's "Boomtown" series will seek to identify what is happening in real time in the current boom, and also draw out the causes and possible solutions to the conflicts and pressures between the old and the new.