Celebrity Label Alert: twenty8twelve

What: Sienna and her sister, Savannah Miller, are designing an fashion line, twenty8twelve, to hit stores this fall. What the Fashion heads say: Fashion Inc.:  There are well-cut coats with pleated skirts, lovely blouses done in collaboration with artist David Cooper who designed the print, and fantastic jeans with zips up the back that were […]

David Rodriguez to Premerie Line on HSN

Hollywood (and The Budget Fashionista) favorite, David Rodriguez, has joined forces with the Home Shopping Network (HSN) to premiere a line of affordable ready to wear pieces during the network’s fashion week August 18-24. The collection, called “Fleur By David Rodriguez”, includes sweaters, jackets and blazers, skirts, and Mr. Rodriguez’s signature “revolutionary trouser” with the […]

Gwen Stefani Sues Forever 21

Credit: WireImage/Style.com Singer/Fashion Designer Gwen Stefani is suing low priced retailer Forever 21 for trademark infringement. Stefani and crew claim that Forever 21 stole designs from the Harajuku Lovers lines according to reports from MSNBC. Stefani joins Diane Von Furstenberg and a slew of other designers and manufacturers who currently have lawsuits pending against the […]

Midwest Macy’s Ditches Paper for Plastic

What: Macy’s is going plastic. Their stores located in the midwest (Macy’s North), will use plastic shopping bags in all departments except, of course, the departments that carry designer fashions. While this is nothing new for Macy’s shoppers on the West and East coasts, this is a major departure for shoppers in the midwest, who […]

Softsoap Nutra-Oil Moisturizing Body Wash

What: Softsoap Nutra-Oil Moisturizing Body Wash Price: $3.99 for 18 fl oz. My Opinion: This great smelling body wash really does leave your skin feeling silky smooth. It’s formula combines extracts of nutrient-rich oils like Almond and Avocado with a lipid complex, which behaves like a Ceramide, which sounds like a cough medicine, but is […]

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 […]

Trend Alert: Wide-Leg Jeans

What: The wide-leg pant trend is gaining steam, with fuller-cut jeans and trousers, like these at the Gap, popping up everywhere for fall. What the Fashion heads say: From FabSugar.com: Wahoo! As I predicted, the skinny jean backlash has begun and wide legged jeans are on the rise. Don’t get me wrong – I have […]