Fall Trend Alert: The Cape

What: A long way from Superhero duds status, this fall’s most striking outerwear silhouette for mere mortals is the cape. What the fashion heads say: From InStyle’s fall preview: “With a formal shoulder line and coatlike silhouette, the new cape shape is far from costumey.” What I say: Capes are another way to add elegance […]

Fashion Week Spring 2008: Celebrity Get Paid to Attend Fashion Week

What: Celebrities now get paid to sit in the front row of fashion week. The Scoop: From Forbes.com: “Katie’s a big deal now, so I would say a designer would have to pay $50,000 for her to sit in the front row and $100,000 to walk [as a runway model],” says the wrangler. “Nicole [Kidman] […]

StyleMob: New Fashion Social Networking Site

What: StyleMob, Yet another social networking/fashion/streetwear site launches. What the experts say: From Trendcentral: ….. we expect it will be a great source not only for consumers looking for attainable style inspiration, but also for brands looking to see how consumers are wearing their clothes. What I say: I actually like this site…It’s fun, the […]

Free Beauty Treatment for LA Moms from Suave

I love free stuff, enjoy! What: Suave Back to Beauty Moms-Only Field Trip. LA-moms are invited to treat themselves to a FREE day of pampering, complete with beauty makeovers from celebrity hairstylist, Luke O’Connor, and his team, a gourmet lunch and more.Bring your friends, and you could win $20,000 for your school!  Suave will award […]

End of Budget Fashion in the US?

What: US Senator Chuck Shumer recently introduced a bill to reduce the number of designer “knock-offs” by allowing fashion designs to be copyrighted. What the fashion heads say: from WWD: The Schumer-backed Design Piracy Prohibition Act would protect original fashion designs for three years once registered with the U.S. Copyright Office. Current U.S. laws only […]