Topic: Banana-Republic

13 Awesome Looks For Your Grown-Up, Costume-Free Halloween

13 Awesome Looks For Your Grown-Up, Costume-Free Halloween

Last week, we brought you 10 dresses you could wear as Halloween costumes that also happen to work for any old occasion on other days of the year. Still, there are plenty of you out there who can’t be bothered with a costume–or simply have no need–but will still be attending parties for the holiday weekend. We’re here with some helpful suggestions for seasonally-appropriate, subtly theme-y pieces that comprise 13 Awesome Looks for Your Grown-Up, Costume-Free Halloween Party. More »

You Can Finally Buy A Cheap Version Of Kate Middleton’s Issa Engagement Dress (3 Years After The Fact)

You Can Finally Buy A Cheap Version Of Kate Middleton's Issa Engagement Dress (3 Years After The Fact)

About three years ago, the world lost its fucking mind when Prince William and Kate Middleton announced their engagement–and Middleton (with her trademark perfect hair) stepped out in a gorgeous, sapphire kimono-style dress by little known Brazilian brand Issa. Within hours, the dress was sold out online and in-stores; impressive, considering its $600+ pricetag. The dress spawned a million copycat looks (and a million blog posts encouraging copycat looks). More »

Why I Don’t Watch Mad Men

Why I Don't Watch Mad Men

That’s right. I admit it. I don’t watch Mad Men. And it’s not because I don’t watch TV. My DVR is filled with all kinds of ridiculousness, from House of Lies to Project Runway All-Stars and even a little Heart Of Dixie. Don’t worry, I got into Homeland, so it’s not all bad.

That being said, I just can’t get myself worked up about Don Draper’s hotness or Christina Hendricks‘ ample bosoms. More »