April 15, 1988 |
Get a look at Zandra Rhodes. The always eye-catching, avant-garde British designer will be at the Design Center on April 26 as part of the UK/LA Art of Communications lecture series. There's no word yet on what she will wear, what she will say or what color her hair will be. A spokesperson for the event says she is sure Rhodes will wear Rhodes.
October 9, 1987 |
Oh, Zandra. This isn't one of your quiet phases. Maybe behind those pink and fuchsia hair extensions, black fishnet stockings, yellow pumps and painted-pink eyebrows hides a proper Londoner. Maybe not. "I decided I should look dramatic on the catwalk today," said designer Zandra Rhodes, running a polka-dot fingernail down the bleached-and-baubled denim dress that hugged her like a baby-blue girdle.
November 2, 1990 |
Of all the British imports, the most exotic is couture designer Zandra Rhodes. With her pink-tinted hair and off-the-wall wardrobe, she's one of Britain's more colorful figures. "I've never been trained in the classic good taste of fashion," Rhodes says. "So I'm able to do free, exotic things." Rhodes has made hand-painted fabrics and flowing silhouettes her specialty, yet the designer attracts as much attention as her fairy-tale gowns.
January 12, 2001 |
In a few days, Zandra Rhodes, a perpetually pink-haired fashion designer once known as Britain's arty purveyor of punk, will lift the curtain on a project that promises to make her own history, and that of the San Diego Opera, a lot more colorful. Rhodes has created 127 costumes for the opera's production of "The Magic Flute," a Mozart fantasy that opens Jan. 20.
November 28, 2001 |
It's crunch time in Hollywood as filmmakers and studio execs scramble to invigorate the buzz about their Oscar contenders in the final two weeks before ballots for the Golden Globes are due. While there are exceptions, Golden Globe winners often wind up on the "Most Likely to Win an Oscar Nomination" list. Golden Globe ballots go out Friday to Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. members and are due Dec. 17, with winners to be announced Jan. 20.