Topic: Florals

Gallery: The 20 Best Dresses Of Fashion Month

Gallery: The 20 Best Dresses Of Fashion Month

Fashion month has happened and we’re still picking up the pieces from the Spring 2012 shows. Coming up on TheGloss, we have some breathlessly thorough beauty guides for Fall (you know, the actual season we’re in) but for the moment, let’s just review some of those pretty, pretty Spring dresses. Here’s our top 25 frocks of fashion month, from Alexander McQueen to Rodarte to Gareth Pugh, with all the crazy prints and textures in between. More »

Ready-To-Click: J. Crew’s $170 ’70s Farmer Costume

Ready-To-Click: J. Crew's $170 '70s Farmer Costume

How much would you pay for J. Crew’s ridiculous denim jumpsuit? -Styleite

Some excellent earth-friendly beauty products in honor of Earth Day. -Betty Confidential

Leather pants trend as seen on Miranda, Gwyneth and Charlize. Cool or does it work because they’re all 1000′ tall? -StyleList

Raw food empress Sarma Melngailis talks super foods and beauty tips. -The Haute Box

Nicole Scherzinger is wearing an insane getup in her “Right There” video. -Celebuzz

Runway-inspired Spring florals! -College Candy

Gallery: How to Color-Block Without Looking like a Mondrian

Gallery: How to Color-Block Without Looking like a Mondrian

Spring is finally upon us, and I know I’m not alone in my desire to slough off the black-on-grey-on-black look that has defined my wardrobe for the past few months. However, I’m not willing to fall into the ubiquitous “florals for spring” trap yet again; something new needs to happen. One thing that attacked the runway this season was head-to-toe bright, monochromatic color. Although this might seem too extreme to translate into your closet, there are definitely ways to make it look fierce and innovative. Be careful though, lest you wind up looking like a remnant of the Cubist movement.

The Dutch painter Piet Mondrian may have been a pioneer in non-representational art in Paris in the early 20th century. But far too often, his influence is terribly visible in wardrobes today. Although his work is art, Mondrian’s work should hang on your walls, not your body. Just say no to neo-plasticism. More »