The Look I Want Now: Tropic Thunder

The following is a guest post from our friends at Lucky. This post was no doubt inspired by last week’s heat wave–well, that, and my longtime fantasy of visiting Havana, Cuba (but circa 1950–so glamorous!). Here’s what I’ll be roaming around the streets of New York in this summer, while pretending I’m far, far away […]

Look for Less: Chanel Iman

Chanel Iman

The following is a guest post from our friends at Lucky. It’s the perfect time of year to rock a brightly colored dress. It’s hot outside, the sun is shining, we are manicured and pedicured to the hilt…why not? Chanel Iman wore this stunning loose-fitting turquoise caftan to the CFDA awards last week, which promptly […]

Get Into the Spirit of Summer With Rainbow Brights

The following is a guest post from our friends at Lucky. Someone once sang about a special place over the rainbow–a place where troubles magically melt like lemon drops and happy little bluebirds fly. Why, oh why can’t we go there? Well, as it turns out, it doesn’t take a tornado to start seeing things […]

Make a Summer Style Statement! Must-Haves From Chicago’s Beach Bum Bloggers

The following is a guest post from our friends at Lucky. It’s possible that nothing has done more to inspire the wardrobes of today’s women than the now ubiquitous street-style blog. Yet it’s tough to navigate the endless options on the Web and even tougher to stumble upon a fresh concept in a somewhat oversaturated […]

Look Cute Now: Four Chicago Fashion Start-Ups Hook You Up!

The following is a guest post from our friends at Lucky. Okay, so you already know all about Polyvore and Gilt Groupe. But it’s not just the biggies that are embracing the creative connective power of the Web for the greater good of our wardrobes. Cool Chicago ladies are getting in on the online fashion […]

The Best Ways to Update Vintage (Vintage Purists, Do not Read)

The following is a guest post from our friends at Lucky. I’m not much of a snob when it comes to vintage. For me, alteration is (for the most part) fair game, simple day dresses are more interesting than insanely ornate evening wear (always), and ’90s clothes very much qualify as part of the genre. […]

Pieces We’re Coveting: Blue Oxford Button-Down

The following is a guest post from our friends at Lucky. There’s something so charmingly tomboyish yet alluringly gamine about this menswear staple–especially in a lean fit that keeps everything looking crisp and preppy. Pair it with denim flares for an irresistible Annie Hall vibe or with a flouncy floral skirt to rein in the […]