Rachel Pally to Design Plus Size Line

Jersey knits designer Rachel Pally will premiere a plus size line this fall a Nordstrom department stores. According to WWD, the line will be “filled with Empire-waist dresses, wide-leg trousers and her other signature looks for the fall.”. Prices will start around the $20 and go up (way up from there). My opinion: Cheers for […]

Forever 21 Launches New Line: Twelve by Twelve

What: Twelve by Twelve, the higher priced line coming to a Forever 21 (and a computer at twelvebytwelve.com) near you. The Look: More lux than cheap, with most of the pieces still under $100.  Let’s hope it includes a better return policy and cleaner dressing rooms. What the fashion heads say: “Forever 21 is fast […]

The FoHo Look: Don’t Throw Away Your Broomskirts

What: Foho, aka Boho Part Deux. the hot “new” trend for late summer/early fall. The look: Combines the Bohemian look (broomskirts, “ethnic” jewelry, embroidered tops) with modern accessories like the the latest metallic “It” bag or hot new shoe.  Nothing says “hippie” more than a $2000 handbag. What the fashion heads say: Telegraph.uk“Foho” is about […]

Yea or Nay: Crocs

Credit: HappyLobster/Flickr I don’t like Crocs. I’m sure they’re comfy and my doctor friends swear by them, but there’s just something about the shoes that I just don’t like. Plastic clogs? Weren’t leather clogs bad enough?

Personal Finance Advice: Being Broke Ain’t Cute: Robbing Yourself of Today to Pay for Tomorrow

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Jennifer Lynn of the personal finance site, Broke A** Student, gives us tips on how to stop robbing ourselves of a successful financial future. True wealth accumulation dismantles the philosophy of, “let’s forget about tomorrow only to live for today” Are you still frittering money away on purchases through credit cards by paying for ‘stuff’ […]

Roberto Cavalli at H&M

The next designer collaboration on tap for H&M is a line with Italian designer Roberto Cavalli. The line, called “Roberto Cavalli at H&M”, features 25 pieces in the women’s collection (including lingerie) and 20 pieces in the men’s collection. This is the first time the store has paired up with an Italian designer. Roberto Cavalli […]