Latest from Cara Kelly

Powder power: An East Coaster’s first tracks in Park City, Utah

To a snowboarder from the wet and icy East, the West’s slopes looked like heaven. Almost.
  • Dec 3, 2015

What I learned from testing Google’s Story Spheres at New York Fashion Week

To test a new product and walk the fine line between disaster and success is addictive.
  • Sep 16, 2015

At size 6 she was a plus-size model. At size 12 she’s cracking the haute ceiling

Curvy and proud of it, D.C. native is making Vogue, W, Harper’s Bazaar.
  • Aug 13, 2015

D.C.’s ‘Top Chef’ alums talk about life in the kitchen after spotlight

It looks like the main ingredient missing is time.
  • Apr 14, 2015

Tim Gunn has a few subliminal messages for Washington

"I grew up in Washington, so I know it’s not a fashion town," Gunn joked recently. Wait, that's pretty straightforward.
  • Apr 9, 2015

Party Diary: Taste of the South, all grown up

The annual charity fundraising bash, popular among the Capitol Hill crowd, is maturing.
  • Mar 22, 2015

Katy Perry’s denim throwback and other memorable VMA outfits

The homage to Britney Spears and Justin Timberlake's matching denim outfits reminded us of a few other red carpet looks that should stay in the MTV archive.
  • Aug 25, 2014

MTV’s ‘House of Style’ reboot with Iggy Azalea is off to a disappointing start

A boring season premiere isn't quite up to the standards of the iconic '90s show.
  • Aug 8, 2014

Why it is dangerous to label Miss Indiana as ‘normal’

Considered by some to be a bit curvier than the average contestant, Miss Indiana Mekayla Diehl became an impromptu symbol of female health for many. That's not necessarily a good thing.
  • Jun 11, 2014

The most cringeworthy moments from the Miss USA pageant

The 2014 pageant was tame as far as flubs go but had a few unsettling moments.
  • Jun 9, 2014