Topic: I-Love-Lucy

Friday Style Icon: Lucille Ball As Lucy Ricardo From I Love Lucy

Friday Style Icon: Lucille Ball As Lucy Ricardo From I Love Lucy

What can you say about Lucille Ball other than the obvious: that she fucking ruled? Well, you can say she looked pretty fresh in house dresses, polka dots, contrasting collars and kitten-heeled slingbacks. Also, she was waaaaaay ahead of the game on fashion turbans. Let’s get some some retro inspiration, I Love Lucy style. …Also: I’m super sorry that the theme song is now stuck in your head, like it’s been stuck in mine. More »

When Did Elegant Women Become Villains?

When Did Elegant Women Become Villains?

The show Fairly Legal opens with the heroine, Kate, stumbling out of her houseboat and dodging repeated calls from someone labled “The Wicked Witch of the West.” We soon find out it’s her stepmother, a realization that’s set off with more calls accented by pictures of the Wicked Witch of the West, which beg the question “who does that? Who labels their phone that way? Really, who?” But no matter. More »

Loving Lucy

Loving Lucy

I’ve said it about a zillion times, but I will probably go on saying it… just so that I hear it as many times as I need to. I have to lighten up! Yes, I’m in a mood this morning. … More »