Color us confused—we’ve always been under the impression that neon and pastel were essentially two mutually exclusive types of color, and never the two shall meet. But for Spring of 2015, we’re presented with this particular fashion oxymoron—the neon pastel. So what exactly makes a neon pastel, or, conversely, a pastel neon? Is it brightly muted? Vividly […]
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Give your image a saccharine makeover with a few solid pointers from everyone’s favorite pop star and Nickelodeon alumni, Ariana Grande. You may think you’re too old to rock her now-signature cat ear headbands, but that doesn’t mean you can’t go all-out Ariana on other fronts.
It’s October, and for many of us that means days that swing from, say, 45 degrees in the early morning to 75 degrees in the early afternoon—a range that challenges even the most, ahem, seasoned fashionista. We’re soooo ready for the richness and texture of fall, but the weather still has a bad case of […]
As Kohl’s recently taught us, faux fur isn’t always so faux—the budget retail giant was caught riding dirty, passing off jackets with “faux” fur trim that actually came from raccoon dogs (an Asian species that is more dog than raccoon, but most certainly not faux in any sense of the word). What what??? If we’re going […]
While most ladies leave the lingerie for under their garments, one queen of the catwalk makes her own rules. This boss cemented the slip as fashion statement and turned a simple intimate into an iconic standard, making pre-Riri bad girl history along the way. We’re talking about the one and only, Kate Moss, of course. She may have started the […]
First things first—a little bridesmaids dress sizing primer: bridal fashion sizing is essentially stuck in 1952. Meaning that whatever size you wear in 2014? Yeah, you’ll wear at least 1-2 sizes larger than usual when it comes to bridal gowns and bridesmaids dresses. Is this fair? Not really, but like death and taxes bridal wear ain’t […]
Step away from the stringy crop tops ladies, Summer is officially over. Rest easy though, designers like Michael Kors want to ease you into all things Autumn with fresh new ways to wear fringe that are far from their played-out festival appearances.
Salty tresses, golden tans and healthy bodies aren’t the only things we envy from our fellow fashionistas down under—their shopping just so happens to be world-class, too. With their own version of an effortless cool alive and thriving, the Gold Coast has birthed more than a few cult-classic brands that we’re happy to throw down international shipping costs […]
Let’s face it—in the 80s, we loved a good logo. I mean, what says impeccable style like a big fat corporate brand logo plastered across every region of your body? Enter Esprit—the brand that expressed it’s European chic and devil-may-care attitude through vivid colors, comfy silhouettes and it’s very own prominently featured clean and bold […]
Ouh-la-la, don’t you just want to walk onto the set of Woody Allen’s new film, Magic in the Moonlight? Mais oui! The scenery, the food and wine—and the look! How do they capture that certain, je ne sais quoi? With a timeless style inspired by French fashion, the kind of French fashion that has always […]