Global Style Under $20: The Look for Less

Globally inspired interiors are hot this summer. Exotic décor is here to stay as we become more connected to other countries through travel, and naturally, we want to borrow design ideas from other cultures and make it our own. From wild African safari themes to Japanese daintiness, we are tickled pink by all of the […]

Threads for Thought: Green Fashion

Whether you’re a blonde or brunette, we’ve got you covered (sorry red heads!) with these sassy graphic tees from Threads for Thought, a brand created to provoke reflection and discussion about critical issues in today’s world, such as the environment, Africa and world conflict. Brunettes, keep cool while maintaining a sense of humor in this […]

Summer Fashion: The Sundress

“THESE PRODUCTS ARE NO LONGER BEING SOLD” What: Dresses continue to rule the retail world as a top selling fashion item this year, and at the moment, the traditional sundress is hot, hot, hot. What We Say: We’re kinda loving this whole dress revival, and the sundress is an easy-to-wear and easy-to-afford option, so we’re […]

News Alert: Patricia Field and HSN

What: Patricia Field and the Home Shopping Network are teaming up on an exclusive brand called Destination Style New York, according to WWD. Starting September 23, the line, which consists of 50 pieces of sportswear, accessories, denim and dresses, will be sold on HSN and hsn.com. Designed by Field and House of Field designer David […]

Container Gardening: Green Video

Container gardening is a great way to grow plants, vegetables and herbs without needing a lot of space. Herbs do especially well and can be grown right outside your kitchen door. In this video from About Eating, you’ll learn how to use an old farmer’s market basket to make a great container garden. Fill it […]

Kitchen Porn: Epicurious Tours Celebrity Kitchens

For those of us who drool over Sub-Zero frigs and Viking Stoves, Epicurious provides us with a behind the scenes look at the kitchens of some of our favorite celebrities like Isaac Mizrahi (whose home collection at Target will be sorely missed). While it seems quite unfair for people who don’t know their asparagus from, […]

Faucet Water Filters: Go Green

Do you remember the last time you drank tap water? You just might…tap water use is on the rise and those oh-so-yesterday plastic water bottles are on their way out. According to Tappening, an organization focused on promoting the virtues of tap water, “the lousy economy may be accomplishing what environmentalists have been trying to […]

News Alert: Asos Opening Discount E-Store

What: Asos, an online store with designer merchandise for men, women and beauty products, is opening a discount online store. The offshoot will be called Asos Red and it’ll be launched in early autumn. They’ll sell names like Ted Baker, Diesel, Ralph Lauren, and Religion at a 75 percent discount. What We Say: This is […]