Topic: good taste

American Apparel Will Make You Look Like A Tasteful Young Lady

American Apparel Will Make You Look Like A Tasteful Young Lady

For the past couple years, whenever I walked past 1) an American Apparel or 2) someone obviously victim’ed out in “AmAppy,” I was reminded of the classic Jezebel post, “American Apparel Will Make You Look Like a Fat Hooker,” in which Jezebels Jessica and Tracie dared to enter an AA and explore the racks of shining spandex, bandeau tops, peggings and glittery unitards. Recently, though, More »

Gallery: Tasteful Ways to Wear ‘Slutty’ Clothes

Gallery: Tasteful Ways to Wear 'Slutty' Clothes

So, yeah, maybe if you try really really hard, you can dress in a way that will make people assume you’re a slut (but guess what: no matter how you dress people will assume shit!). Now, an item of clothing can’t necessarily be slutty, but it can be styled… in a way I would not advise. Today’s fashion gallery showcases some looks traditionally considered “slutty”–microminis, exposed midriffs, fuck me pumps–done in ways that won’t have your mother rushing to throw a towel over you. Let’s begin. More »

Gallery: Great Sleeved Wedding Dresses

Gallery: Great Sleeved Wedding Dresses

On Monday, contributing editor and all-around wise lady Jessica Pauline Ogilvie posed the question: would you wear a long-sleeved wedding dress? Mommy Ogilvie felt bare arms at a wedding are “just not appropriate,” but there are plenty of other reasons to opt out of the now-omnipresent strapless, too. Namely: if you’re getting married in a religious ceremony (and have to cover up your shameful arms), if you’re self-conscious about your guns, if it’s an outdoor or fall/winter wedding, if you have distractingly hairy More »