Christie's is Selling Pieces of Elizabeth Taylor. Do They Know She Made Great Cinnamon Toast?

Christie's is auctioning off Elizabeth Taylor.  Well, not actually Liz.  The sale will be some of her most prized and famous possessions, including the stunning 33-carat Elizabeth Taylor Diamond Ring, rare movie posters, famous gowns by famous designers and artwork by guys like Degas, Renoir and Van Gogh -- plus a few other names you might know.  It is an incredible collection of beautiful items.  N...more
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Elizabeth Taylor's Iconic Collection At Auction

Wow. I mean, WOW. I just spent 15 minutes previewing the Highlights from The Elizabeth Taylor Collection at Christie's and it was completely worth it. From her amazing diamond and jewel collection to her iconic fashion pieces, to movie posters and photographs to her antiques and decorative arts, and WARHOL PAINTINGS......more

Marilyn Monroe as metaphor

Forget the latest gimmick; it's simply a sign of times.  The recently unveiled 26 foot statue in Chicago is but a replica of the Marilyn Monroe that will live in our dreams forever. ...more

Here's to Elizabeth Taylor by Gina Barreca

Here's the Elizabeth Taylorhttp://chronicle.com/blogs/brainstorm/elizabeth-taylor-uncredited/33521Your Shameless Friend,Ginawww.ginabarreca.comTwitter @TheGinaBarreca...more

Elizabeth Taylor Dies at 79: Remembering Her Legacy

Elizabeth Taylor died this morning due to complications with congestive heart failure. The iconic, glamorous star was an outstanding actress and activist, being described by Gene Seymour for CNN.com as, the "Last Star." Taylor was 79 at the time of her death and was every bit as glamorous as she could be until the end. ...more

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Elizabeth Taylor's Premonitions of Death

Hearing of Liz Taylor's death saddened me, although I never met her, because I almost feel we grew up together, ever since "National Velvet" in 1944. Well, I was only 3 then, and she was 12, but I've always followed her illnesses and romantic adventures with interest. And I always thought she was intelligent (if not in her choice of husbands), honest and selflessly dedicated to the cause of eradicating AIDs. ...more

From everything I ever read of her, Mike Todd was the guy she would've been happy with if he had ...more

Love, Hollywood Style

Here's a little Valentine's Day inspiration for you! I'm in love with these photos of these in love classic Hollywood couples....more

White Teeth? British Opt To "Dye Another Day"

Saturday, December 6, 2008 You’ve got to love the Brits. ...more