Most Hated Beauty Chores

Most Hated Beauty Chores

Meandering through your personal jungle/maze of Ikea furniture and dirty socks with a vacuum may not be your idea of Sunday Funday, but for most women, the list of chores isn’t confined to the domestic sphere.  Translation: beauty chores.  We’re talking plucking rogue hairs that make you look like Bert’s long lost sister, or moisturizing […]

The British Invasion: Issa London for Banana Republic

issa london banana republic

Image via: WWD Here’s an SAT-esque (Remember those pesky little tests?) analogy for stylish chicas everywhere.  Michelle Obama: Jason Wu is like Kate Middleton: ________. Give up? Issa London may not be a household name (yet), but everyone knows the iconic, cobalt blue wrap dress that Kate Middleton wore in her engagement photo to Prince […]

Professional Chic: 5 Dresses To Wear to Work

5 Piperlime Dresses To Wear to Work

So, if you work in a strictly suit and tie sort of place where casual Friday’s denotes khakis and a button-down, these dresses won’t work for your office environment.  For those of us who work in slightly more liberal offices where professional chic is left open for creative interpretation, we’ve handpicked five dresses from Piperlime. […]

H&M’s New Collection: Models Off Duty Style

HM models collection

Apparently launching a summer collection with Ms. Beyoncé  herself wasn’t enough for Sweden’s hottest brand.  H&M’s pre-summer collection features styles inspired by some of the hottest models in the industry: Joan Smalls, Daphne Groeneveld, Lindsey Wixson, and Liu Wen.  These four ladies may be strutting thousands of dollars worth of designer goods on the runway, […]

Parisian Chic at Kohl’s: Catherine Malandrino Designer Collaboration

catherine malandrino kohls

Photo via: USA Today There’s something so impeccably minimalistic and effortlessly chic about Parisian style.  It’s that trend that forever remains trendy and timeless.  And for those of us lacking half a month’s paycheck to jump on a plane to France, we’re in luck because Parisian chic is coming to… a Kohl’s near you? Oui. […]

It’s Official: Beyoncé is the new face of H&M

Beyonce the new face of H&M

Lady B’s quest to world domination now includes a starring role at H&M.  Beyoncé’s latest partnership with the Swedish retailer’s summer campaign is “Beyoncé as Mrs. Carter in H&M.”  And in true Bey fashion (no pun attended), she’s not only modeling the designs, but she helped create them. “What makes these pieces even more special […]

Michelle Obama Graces Vogue: Part 2

Michelle Obama designer Reed Krakoff  Vogue

Photo via: Vogue Mom dance the heck out of a viral video?  Check.  Rock bangin’ bangs better than a Kardashian?  Check.  Crank out push-ups on national TV?  Check. Our first lady’s got quite an eclectic resume (Oh, launching the fashion career of a young designer and graduating from Harvard and Princeton.  No big deal, really.) […]

Target’s Next Top Designer Collaboration: Lauren Bush Lauren

Lauren Bush Lauren collection FEED Target

Image via: People These days, it’s not so odd to see higher end designs of Paris and Milan on Main Street, meaning Jason Wu’s nestled in the clothing aisle at Tarjay or Versace’s Kimono-inspired dresses are next to the bargain rack at H&M.  We get it.  More and more budget retailers are tapping into star-studded designer […]

The Anatomy of a Wedding Bill: Dissecting 2012 Wedding Trends and Costs

2012 Wedding Costs

Between the Jimmy Choo’s that cost half a paycheck but look oh-so-lovely in pictures and the well stocked open bar to ensure that Uncle Bob and Aunt Susie are civil to each other, weddings are often pretty on the eyes and not so pretty on the wallet.  The annual Real Weddings Study released by TheKnot.com and WeddingChannel.com, […]

Survey Says? Nordstrom is Your Favorite Fashion Retail Chain

Nordstrom

Snazzy racks of designer goodies and perennial sales of yesterday’s trends are all fine and dandy, but what really makes consumers giddy with a desire to purchase? A liberal return policy, which is why Nordstrom was crowned the fairest one of all in the category of favorite fashion retail chain by Market Force Information.