Spring is the time for prints: florals, usually, and this past fashion week saw some weirdo forays into Hawaiian. However, three of the biggest trends to emerge for prints weren’t actually about flowers: we saw geometric patterns, plenty of ombre and animals. …I don’t mean leopard spots or tiger stripes, but prints of animals: birds, butterflies, even a few zebras. Let’s take a look. More
The simple sundress has been a staple in summer wardrobes for years, but many women (of all ages) seem to have trouble finding ones that flatter the shape of their body over time. That balance (of an everyday essential and something that flatters different ages) is hard to maintain in many pieces, but here are a few sundresses–ranging from the graphic and eye-catching for teens to the sophisticated and lovely 50s–to help you beat the heat (and look fantastic while doing so) for any age.
Another trend from Fall 2011 at NYFW: the peplum. The retro shape is nothing more than a hip-rounding overskirt that can be affixed to jackets, dresses and skirts. It would be your standard issue “dainty retro femininity” but this year, designers like Thakoon and Proenza Schouler were feeling something a little different. More
It’s hard to find something that hits all the right notes the way this Preen skirt does (well, with the exception of the pricetag, but that’s why we call it Lust Object, folks). I mean, look at this thing. Where couldn’t you wear it? More
But I didn’t. The folks over at Refinery29 did. I am jealous and I hate them now. – Refinery29 What do you do when your favorite product is discontinued? This – Crushable The Alexander McQueen eyewear campaign is, as expected, … More
Who doesn’t love a good houndstooth garment or accessory every once in a while? As Fall approaches (I know you don’t want to admit it, but it’s the truth!) houndstooth is making a comeback and showing up in all sorts … More
Tonight I attended my first ever art auction. Not to buy, but to lurk a little bit (and support a stressed out but amazingly poised good friend) and see what this whole scene is up to on a Monday night. … More