Yea or Nay: Turbans?

Credit: Marcio Madeira/Style.com Turbans used to be the fashion domain of old school divas like Eartha Kitt and Leotyne Price. However, we’ve seen quite a few D.I.Ts (Diva’s in Training) rocking the cover head look this summer and models walked down the runway during Prada’s Spring/Summer Fashion show in turbans that cost more than your […]

John Frieda Collection Frizz-Ease Hair Serum with Thermal Protection, $9

What: Sabina reviews yet another serum that promises to turn frizzy fuzzy hair into silk The Low Down: Having battled humidity induced frizz for as long as I can remember, I can’t help being skeptical of all the new “miracle” products that keep popping up. While this new serum by John Frieda isn’t some magical […]

June Retail Sales Take a Nose Dive

What: In June, consumer spending dropped 0.9% , the biggest drop since August 2005. What the experts say: USATODAY: “The drop was much bigger than the flat reading that economists had been expecting. It raised new worries about consumer spending, which is closely watched because it accounts for two-thirds of total economic activity.” What I […]

Tina Knowles Launches Line for HSN

Who: Tina Knowles, Beyonce’s mama and the woman behind her “Barbie in Vegas” look launches a fashion line called Miss Tina for “Forgotten” women ages 30-50 on the Home Shopping Network. What the fashion heads say: WWD—“….I love the fact that the sizes go all the way up [2 to 24],” (Tina) Knowles said. “There’s […]

Beauty Tip: Keep Those Eyebrows Bushy

What: Bushy dark eyebrows, the hot new beauty statement. Who: Sienna Miller, et. al. are continuing where Brooke Shields left off. What the fashion heads say:The Evening Standard’s ThisisLondon: “The actress proved rather heavy handed in the make-up department, sporting bizarre – and rather distracting – dark eyebrows and dramatic red lipstick during her recent […]

Breaking News: Jane Magazine Folds

What: Jane Magazine is closing shop with it’s August issue, according to the site fashionweekdaily. What the fashion heads have to say: Fashionweekdaily: “Jane will cede publishing with the August issue. The magazine’s complementary website (www.janemag.com) will be shut down as well.” What I say: Interesting, but not surprising. It’s hard to compete with those […]