As Fashion Month draws to a close, we must pick up the pieces and filter out the relevant information. So far, we know the Spring 2014 collections were all very Spring-y, the front rows were all very famous, and the models were all very white.
But! There were still surprises to be found in New York, London, Paris and Milan, as the accessories stole the show time and time again. Here’s 35 of the craziest, boldest, statement-making hats* and headgear from Fashion Month, from flower garlands to gothic cowboy hats to whatever that is up there. More
Fashion Month is drawing to a close, which means we’ve seen plenty of trends, much ridiculous street style, lots of famous people–you know, the usual Fashion Month works. By now we’ve had enough time to sift through the thousands of photos to bring you a selection of some very amazing (but often completely crazy) jewelry as seen on the runways in New York, London, Milan and Paris. Here are the biggest and boldest necklaces, bracelets, cuffs and, uh, headgear from Fashion Month–”statement jewelry” is putting it lightly. More
When you hear Coach, what do you think? More
London Fashion Week is in full swing and its superstar designers–Burberry! Preen! Erdem! Chris Kane!–are pumping out runways full with kaleidoscopic prints, liquid fabrics and plenty of eye-catching accessories. Here are a few that grabbed us from the first days of LFW, including shoes, hats, sunglasses, bags and jewelry that must be seen to be believed! More
If the incessant Facebook posts about pumpkin spice lattes are any indication, it is fall. And you know what that means: time to drive, train, or bus out to the country and catch the last rays of sunshine before winter envelops you in eternal blackness. Personally, I’ve been looking forward to this since I first got trapped in the city for a steamy, horrible August, so you know I’m going to squeeze every last drop of available fun out of this Indian summer before I retreat into my dark, warm cave to drink tea and watch spider videos. Here are ten things you (or I, as the case may be) might want to bring along if you are lucky enough to go on a fall road trip. I hope you are! More
While the Spring 2014 collections have been a little same-y, they’ve brought a lot of fun, eye-catching, wearable accessories. See, for example, our roundup of the many delightful shoes.
Now, of course, it’s time for handbags. Graphic black and white was the reason for the season at NYFW–a huge portion of the bags we saw played with contrasting stripes, geometric details and houndstooth. Let’s take a closer look… More
It almost seems as if Rihanna becomes more Rihanna every day. More
An Art Deco-style ring as big as a goddamn knuckle. More
Hey ladies! Want to use pepper spray to defend yourself against rapists, but afraid its drab, ugly colors will cramp your style? Your prayers have finally been answered. More
Just don’t get hungry enough to break into them. More
Plus: Three alternatives that are not living, breathing creatures! More
Because you know you have always wanted to carry your money in a doughnut. And taco. And maybe some non-shrimp sushi… More
Speaking of Barbie, in addition to now having an unnecessarily and obnoxiously recolored Mars Rover and perhaps being made in the image of a certain pro-choice hero, she now officially has a nicer purse than you. Or, at the very least, nicer than mine, which is easy because I spent $9.50 on my bag and it came with free socks. More
One of the overriding themes of my time at TheGloss is how much I love stuff from the 1950′s. I mean, casual misogyny, obviously. Also cocktails. And hot rollers. But also, every single style statement that existed at that time. … More