Who wants to look like a millionaire game-show host? Apparently, millions of American men. The monotone shirts and shiny ties Regis Philbin wears on "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" are creating the biggest men's fashion frenzy since Don Johnson slipped a pink T shirt under his white blazer.
Growing up in Cleveland, Terri Manns started her day with a bowl of Kellogg's Raisin Bran. But now, Manns's day begins with "pure chaos" as she rushes to get her two kids to school and herself to the office. "I'm lucky to make it to work," says the 37-year-old executive, "let alone sit in my kitchen and eat breakfast." On a good day, Manns manages to gobble down a bagel during her morning scramble. "If it can't be easily eaten with one hand while the other hand is on the wheel of the car,...
When Gretta Rose Bart went shopping for her first new car, she intended to follow her family's tradition of buying Toyotas. The 29-year-old learned to drive in her mother's Toyota Camry, which she says was "safe and practical." Instead, Bart drove away in a sleek white Volkswagen Jetta for $16,000.
Target stores' new marketing blitz brings new meaning to the term "fashion victim." After launching a series of ads this summer featuring Gen-X models in fashions dotted with its red and white bull's-eye logo, Target was deluged with calls from consumers eager to don the funky threads.