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Ingrid Schmidt


Ingrid Schmidt is a contributor at The Hollywood Reporter, where she was previously Senior Style Editor. She has covered fashion, wellness, beauty, tech, interior design, cannabis, fitness and other lifestyle content. Her work has appeared in Los Angeles Times, CNN, Chicago Tribune, InStyle, Los Angeles magazine and other publications. She also creates content for brands and has worked as Copy Director for J. Crew, Editor-in-Chief of Rodale Custom Publishing, and Director of Trend Forecasting for the Otto Group Worldwide. Schmidt graduated from the University of Notre Dame with a B.A. in English and from American University with an M.F.A. in Creative Writing.

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Christian Siriano Sent Drew Barrymore ‘Flower Power’ Pieces from His New Fashion Line for HSN

The designer's affordable, size-inclusive line also includes a tweed suit that pays homage to Alicia Silverstone's 'Clueless' character.

Julia Roberts Joins Chopard as Global Ambassador: “The New Campaign Is a Lot of Smiles”

Among Chopard’s many bedazzling moments this awards season, Jodie Turner-Smith wowed in a jaw-dropping sapphire-and-diamond choker from the jeweler at the BAFTAs and Angela Bassett sparkled in more than 100 carats-worth of white diamond jewelry at the Golden Globes, while Emily Blunt, Sofia Carson and Eva Longoria shimmered in high-wattage Chopard creations at the 95th […]

Naomi Watts Talks Extinguishing “Stigma of Menopause” at The New Pause Symposium

“Let’s be honest. Let’s just face it. We needed a poster child for the dry landscape that is menopause,” said Naomi Watts, kicking off the first West Coast event for her Stripes line of menopause-focused beauty and wellness products on March 11 in Santa Monica. “The reason I called the brand Stripes is because I […]

Elton John, Cher, Lil Nas X, Miley Cyrus Turn Up for Starry Versace Show in L.A.

Three days ahead of the 2023 Oscars, Donatella Versace showcased her Versace women’s and men’s fall-winter 2023 collections in a runway show atop the Pacific Design Center’s car park rooftop, with Instagram-worthy views of the Los Angeles skyline, on the evening of March 9. “This collection starts from the understanding and appreciation of the body […]

Elizabeth Stewart Talks Oscars Party Looks and Size-Inclusive Shopping (Exclusive)

Since 2018, A-list stylist Elizabeth Stewart — whose roster includes Cate Blanchett, Rebel Wilson, Viola Davis, Jessica Chastain, Julia Roberts and Amanda Seyfried — has teamed up with 11 Honoré to continue her mission of making fashion more size-inclusive. Today plus-size retailer Dia & Co. (which acquired 11 Honoré in In June 2022) announced a […]

Jamie Lee Curtis On “Huckstering” for Children’s Hospital L.A. and Her Favorite Charitable Gifts

CHLA's eighth annual Make March Matter campaign kicks off with ongoing support from the Hollywood star and her company, My Hand In Yours, plus many other vendors.

Inside the Costume Designers Guild Awards With Baz Luhrmann, Hunter Schafer and More Stars

On Monday arguably the most creatively dressed awards season crowd gathered at the Fairmont Century Plaza for the 2023 Costume Designers Guild Awards (CDGA), where winners of the newly dubbed Adrian Awards were announced in eight categories. “I just have to say, this is one of the most stylish crowds I have ever seen ever,” […]

Costume Designers Guild Award 2023 Winners Include ‘Elvis,’ ‘Wednesday’ and ‘House of the Dragon’

Celebrating their 25th iteration, the Costume Designers Guild Awards named eight winners in competitive categories tonight in a ceremony at the Fairmont Century Plaza hosted by Tituss Burgess. For film, Shirley Kurata (Everything Everywhere All at Once), Jenny Eagan (Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery) and Catherine Martin (Elvis) all won awards; both Kurata and […]

Shop Talk: These Celeb-Loved Jewelry Brands Have All Opened New L.A. Stores

THE M JEWELERS Mark Shami grew up making jewelry at his father’s store in New York City’s diamond district, a location for the film Uncut Gems. After years of crafting custom items for friends, Shami founded The M Jewelers 10 years ago in New York and opened his by-appointment L.A. store last year. He calls […]

Four Super-Stylists On What It Takes to Fashion a Super Bowl Halftime Show for Beyoncé, Madonna and Shakira

“Swarovski provided all of the crystals so generously. We kept saying, 'We need more; we need more.' They sent more packs and we just kept using them,” says Nicolas Bru of Shakira’s rhinestone-encrusted look.

Adele-Loved Brow Guru Kristie Streicher on Her Favorite Spring Things, From Chic Hair Clips to Beauty Essentials

A newly launched brow product line and other favorites of Hollywood eyebrow artist Kristie Streicher, who tends to the arches of Gwyneth Paltrow, Mandy Moore, Emily Blunt, Mila Kunis and other stars.

Leonardo DiCaprio, Anya Taylor-Joy, Kate Hudson Celebrate Stella McCartney Adidas Collection

On Thursday evening, Feb. 2, the stars came out to toast Stella McCartney’s latest Adidas collection. Tallulah and Scout Willis (wearing glittery, spangled dresses) took a spin around the roller skating rink below a stage. Cara Delevingne, Anya Taylor-Joy and Shailene Woodley danced, while performers included Beth Ditto, Minke, Muna and Koffee. Also in the […]