What Do You Think About Vera Bradley Bags?

Vera Bradley Bags

Vera Bradley Little Mandy, $50.99 from Zappos Head to your local suburban mall on any given day and there are a few things you’re guaranteed to see: 1) A sea of minivans 2) Kiosks selling cheap jewelry 3) Tons of Vera Bradley totes. For those of you not acquainted with the Vera Bradley tote bags, […]

The Chicago Shopping Guide

The Chicago Shopping Guide

Chicago is one of my FAVORITE shopping cities (read about my shopping adventures in the Chicago Tribune).  Located on the shores of the mighty Lake Michigan, Chicago is definitely our kind of town.  Part college town, part business town and part ethnic enclave, Chicago is full of amazing deals.  Chicago fashionistas have long loved the […]

BlogHer Fashion Show 2012: Real Women Rock the Runway

Erin

Leading the BlogHer Fashion Show made me believe again in the power of style to transform and empower women. Let me Explain…. For the past year or so, I’ve been very disenchanted with the fashion/beauty industry and even more disenchanted at the whole style blogging community. It’s like the very worst parts of the community- […]

Check Out the Talbots Fall 2012 Look Book

Talbots gives us great reasons to love this coming fall, as this year’s look book are chock full of fab pieces. Wine and windsor green are key colors in the equestrian-inspired collection, elegantly grounding the visual pops of colors like the bright riding reds. Tweed lords it over the usual leather shoes and accessories. Also, […]

Macy’s Fall 2012 Look Book is Out Now

Macy’s has certainly hit all the right notes in their Fall 2012 look book. Their lineup is a delicious cacophony of bright blues, elegant neutrals, and warm earth tones, designed to appeal to every woman’s sartorial sensibilities. Our eyes are on the gorgeous Rachel by Rachel Roy coat (priced at a steep $229, but hey, […]

Pucker Up: 4 Great Budget Lipsticks

4 Great Budget Lipsticks

A great lipstick has the power to take you from pasty drab to fashion fab faster than you can say “L’Oreal Colour Juice.” In the winter months, this instant makeover in your purse is your first defense against chapped winter lips. So to keep your puckers and your wallet in tip-top shape, check out our […]

Would You Wear Denim Bermuda Shorts?

Denim Bermuda Shorts

Women’s Plus Denim Cut-Off Shorts, $29.94 from Old Navy There’s a time and place for everything…except for denim Bermuda shorts (we’re under the firm belief that there’s never, EVER, a good time for denim Bermuda shorts). Maybe it’s because every pair of high rise denim shorts remind us of “mom shorts” (the shortened version of […]

Yea or Nay?: High-Low Skirts

High Low Skirts at Kohls

Normally, we’re not entirely comfortable with wearing skirts that remind us of David Bowie or Billy Ray Cyrus in one of their more questionable hair moments. But we’re more than happy to make an exception this time for mullet skirts, a cute moniker for one of this season’s most surprising (but very welcome) trends. High-low […]

Way Back When: ‘90s Talk Show Hosts

‘90s Talk Show Hosts

For those of us who can remember when Oprah first gained massive popularity in the ‘90s, it was also the time of a great influx of ‘90s talk show hosts. EVERYONE had a show, and I mean EVERYONE (even Robin Givens and Tempestt Bledsoe, aka Vanessa Huxtable). If you were a black woman, had vocal […]