Best Way to Spend Your $5 Today: Labor Day Deals at H&M

H&M Labor Day Deals

Last we’ve checked, there is no shortage of Labor Day deals from both online and brick-and-mortar retailers. Savvy budget fashionistas, however, know better than to splurge on the first sale they spot. (Remember what our grade school teachers would always tell us? Quality over quantity.) But $5 for H&M stuff? This doesn’t need zen-like contemplation […]

Save the Date: Fashion’s Night Out 2012

Fashion's Night Out

Photo Credit: Norman Jean Roy Mark your calendars, fashionistas! On September 6th, more than 500 cities nationwide will party away on a one-night-only affair that brings together the best and the finest in the world of fashion, celebrity, music, and glamor. Now on its fourth year, Fashion’s Night Out continues to celebrate and support the […]

Of Chicks and Chevaliers: Kirna Zabête and Odin Debut this Fall at Shops at Target

Kirna Zabete Shops at Target

We can never write enough posts to show how much we heart the Shops at Target concept. It’s the fashion retailer’s version of inception– your favorite local shop in the Shops at Target section inside Target itself where you shop– but with less Leonardo De Caprio and metaphysics involved. This season, two terrific shops will […]

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]