Unlikely… But, Boy, We Like It! Target Partners with Neiman Marcus for Holiday Collection

Discount giant Target and luxury chain Neiman Marcus have recently unveiled their Holiday Collection, a smashing lineup of gifting options from 24 of America’s most talented designers. The best part? The price points are oh-so-versatile: these designer creations range from $7.99 to $499.99, with most items at under $60. Check out the lookbook and the […]

Has Breast Cancer Product Marketing Gone Overboard?

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In our Repost Series, we re-publish classic posts from our archives. This post, first published in October of 2007, discusses the large amount of product marketing tied to Breast Cancer awareness This month you will be besieged by all things pink… I remember reading an article several years ago in INC magazine, in which the […]

Tips for Finding Great Cashmere Sweaters

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The key to finding a great cashmere piece is to understand what makes a good cashmere sweater good.  Cashmere is a soft, non-itchy type of wool that originated in the Kashmir region of India from, you guessed it, the cashmere goat.  It’s a strong, soft material and is non-bulky.  Good cashmere sweaters are often referred […]

How to Dress for a Cocktail Party

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Dressing for a cocktail party can be a bit of a challenge. Back in the day, there were clear rules- ladies wore knee length skirts with gloves- however as society has become more causal, so has the cocktail party. Regardless, there’s still a few basic rules that will help you not only look your best, […]

How to Clean Thrift Store Clothing

There’s nothing I like more than a shopping spree at my local Salvation Army. I never really paid much attention to disinfecting the garments, until I learned that a fashion editor friend of mine received a nasty infection from not cleaning her thrift store purchases properly. This post gives you tips on cleaning and disinfecting […]