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Friday Style Icon: Melissa Joan Hart as Clarissa from Clarissa Explains It All

Friday Style Icon: Melissa Joan Hart as Clarissa from Clarissa Explains It All

At the expensive of sounding like a complete bore: Nickelodeon’s Clarissa Darling > Hannah Montana and every other tween star that’s been churned out at Disney in the past, I don’t know, ten years? Clarissa was a smart, outspoken weirdo who dressed like a crazy person… in other words, an excellent hero for little girls. Let’s celebrate her gonzo style and remember quality children’s television. More »

Shopping Guide: 17 Different Ways For You To Wear Sheer

Shopping Guide: 17 Different Ways For You To Wear Sheer

We’ve being seeing sheer everywhere for the past couple seasons and as much as people say it’s unwearable, the look is still all over runways and red carpets. Though fully sheer shirts and maxi skirts are still a huge challenge to pull off, the trend is surprisingly accessible when you realize that layering is your best friend… and that a sheer piece can actually add subtle sexiness–as opposed to ridiculous tackiness–to an outfit. So, we’ve put together a gallery with a variety of sheer pieces, from some that anyone can wear (cutout panels along the shoulders, sheer pumps) and some of the more balls-to-the-wall stuff that you can try under jackets and over camisoles. More »

Shopping Guide: 18 Pairs of Cropped Pants & Jeans For Your Spring Wardrobe

Shopping Guide: 18 Pairs of Cropped Pants & Jeans For Your Spring Wardrobe

All of these Fall 2011 New York/London/Milan Fashion Weeks (and their subsequent coverage) have almost got us forgetting that the next season up to bat is actually Spring! So, here’s some lightweight, versatile cropped pants (or varying lengths and kinds) to have you looking chic and effortless as it gets a little warmer. We’ve got some pretty neutrals, some denim, and a pop of brilliant blue for the more daring, from $90 to $595. More »

Gallery: 15 Fashion Tumblrs You Should Follow Right Now

Gallery: 15 Fashion Tumblrs You Should Follow Right Now

Even since Vogue landed on blogging platform tumblr (preferred service of upwardly mobile and liberal arts-educated bloggers everywhere), less cutting edge fashion types went scrambling to get their own. In some cases, tumblrs are just satellite blogs for the main event; in others, they are awesome free-standing entities that you really should pay attention to. Here’s a mix of the obvious (Helmut Lang, V) and the less so. More »

Ready-to-Click: Kim Kardashian Will Show Up to Anything

Ready-to-Click: Kim Kardashian Will Show Up to Anything

Lessons in dignity: Kim Kardashain celebrates the opening of… a restroom. -The Superficial

See the re-released Kate Middleton-designed necklace. -Harper’s Bazaar

Olivia Wilde wore a truly bizarre necklace to promote Tron: Legacy. -The Cut

Emma Watson, not down with celeb fragrance lines. -Coco Perez

Franca Sozzani talks diversity, Kate Moss talks photography, Irina Shayk talks legal action and More »