Topic: Gallery

Gallery: Michelle Obama Shines In Chris Benz

Gallery: Michelle Obama Shines In Chris Benz

Ever the fashionable lady, Michelle Obama nonetheless missed out on the Kafka-esque nightmare super fun party that was Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week to do boring stuff like attend an awards gala put on by the Congressional Hispanic Caucus in Washington, D.C. But that didn’t mean she couldn’t still wear a great designer outfit. For this event, she chose a metallic strapless dress by Chris Benz which looked truly great on her. After seeing clothes on models all week, it’s nice to see a designer dress working on a more “normal” looking woman. (“Normal” in the sense that she’s not a fashion model; I realize she’s the first lady of the United States, is very pretty and has preternaturally toned arms.) Fashion: some of it can actually be worn by people! More »

Gallery: What To Do When You Hate Your Job

Gallery: What To Do When You Hate Your Job

Working here at The Gloss has been nothing but good times and girl power. A veritable top-free stroll through the park, as it were. But alas, I have not always been so happy with my employer(s). Believe it or not, I’ve had many jobs that I’ve hated quite a bit, and even one which I’m pretty sure drove me temporarily insane. Hence, I feel qualified to dole out advice to people in similar situations. Here are some things you can do when you hate your job. More »

Gallery: The First Photos From Emma Watson’s Lancôme Campaign

Gallery: The First Photos From Emma Watson's Lancôme Campaign

When we first found out Emma Watson was going to be the new brand ambassadress for Lancôme cosmetics, we were sure she was going to do the classic brand justice. How could she not? Well, photos thought to be from the new Mario Testino shot campaign for Lancôme’s Midnight Rose fragrance hit the Internet today, and they are not good. THEY ARE GREAT. (Did that scare you? For shame.) Here they are. More »

Seven Gifts To Get Your Seven-Year-Old That Are Better Than A Boob Job

Seven Gifts To Get Your Seven-Year-Old That Are Better Than A Boob Job

Self-professed plastic surgery addict and “human Barbie” Sarah Burge is back in the headlines today for giving her seven-year-old child breast implants for her birthday. (Don’t worry, they’re for when she’s older and more mature legally allowed, i.e. when she turns sixteen.) She’s already catching quite a bit of flack for this decision (lord knows why!), so to help her out in the future, I’ve compiled seven things she might consider purchasing for her daughter instead. More »

Red Carpet Rundown: Best And Worst Looks Of The Cannes AmfAR Gala

Red Carpet Rundown: Best And Worst Looks Of The Cannes AmfAR Gala

This past Thursday, AIDS research foundation AmfAR held a resplendent gala in a town nearby to Cannes, and all of the fancy Cannes people came. They drank champagne, they gave each other compliments, and, most importantly, they wore a bajillion dollars worth of couture. Some of them did a bang-up job dressing themselves, and others, not so much. Here are some high and low points. More »

Gallery: Fashions For Crazy Cat Ladies

Gallery: Fashions For Crazy Cat Ladies

Jennifer’s post about cat wedding rings and my own about mind controlled cat ears got me thinking: what other items should a crazy cat lady such as myself covet? One might think cat ladies don’t care about clothing and accessories, what with our fur-covered sweatshirts and fat-accommodating stretch pants; one would be wrong. As it turns out, the Internet offers a plethora of fine fashions for the feline-inclined among us. Come along with me on a wonderful, litter strewn journey. More »