Topic: Issa

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 »

Kate Middleton Wore The Same Dress As Her Mom

Kate Middleton Wore The Same Dress As Her Mom

Kate Middleton is a style icon for a lot of reasons, not the least of which is she knows what flatters her. The Duchess of Cambridge looks smart in coat dresses, kimonos, lace shifts–but almost always opts for sleeves (even on a certain big day). Moreover, the tan brunette looks great in cobalt blue, as the hysteria over her famous Issa engagement dress proved. Something something SHE WORE A DRESS HER MOM WORE. More »

The Score: Jersey Shirred Dress, $98

The Score: Jersey Shirred Dress, $98

A little while ago (though you probably don’t remember), an English woman named Kate held a press conference to announce she was getting married to a famous polo player named Prince. I was confused at first, but apparently British people announce things like this all the time. Anyway, she wore this really fantastic blue dress–it had long sleeves, a fitted and wrapped kimono-like bodice, and a knee-grazing hem. It was More »

Ready-to-Click: Heaven Is a Construction Site For Unwanted Panties

Ready-to-Click: Heaven Is a Construction Site For Unwanted Panties

“Laid-back (Holiday) luxury” is fashion glossy speak for $400 sweat shorts. -Elle.com

Frilly Italian lingerie has second life as soundproof paneling. -New York Times

Stella Tennant for H&M and other mother-daughter moments in fashion. -Fashionista

This shirt with a built in bottle opener doubles as an asshole costume at Halloween! -Racked

Ethical and eco-friendly fur coats. Made of rodents. -The Cut

Eniko Mihalik keeps her clothes on(!), red carpet minutes, Lanvin <3 H&M hits London and More »

Poll: Kate Middleton’s Blue Dress Hysteria

Poll: Kate Middleton's Blue Dress Hysteria

Perhaps you’ve heard about that blue Issa London dress Kate Middleton wore to announce her engagement. Look, it’s a beautiful dress. Really beautiful. That kimono shape flatters a lot of figures and that deep blue flatters even more skin tones. It’s a lovely, demure, tasteful dress. And even with its $620 pricetag, it sold out within hours of the images’ publication. Rather than ask about Middleton’s sudden enormous influence on fashion, I want to get specific. Are you as crazy about this dress as everyone else seems to be or is this just a royal case of idol worship? Click through to vote. More »