News Alert: Mariah Carey’s Fragrance

What: Mariah Carey, fresh from her new album and shotgun marriage, has created a new perfume that reflects her rollercoaster life, according to WWD. It’s called Luscious Pink and it’s released by Elizabeth Arden, the same company who released her first perfume, M. The scent is floral, and according to the diva herself, it’s “feminine, […]

Lucky’s New Face

What: Before Mickey Mouse, there was Oswald the Lucky Rabbit. Oswald was a little-known Disney cartoon character, Walt’s first icon in fact, who was traded from Disney in 1927 and returned in 2006. Lucky Brand is the first retailer to manufacture Oswald apparel. It’s one of the first times Oswald is appearing in public in […]

Pants Suit: A Short Tribute

Trouser Suit

The connection between Yves Saint Laurent and Hillary Clinton is clear: the man who “developed” the pants suit as a plausible clothing option for the new “power” woman of the late 60s/early 70s, was worn with, almost religious zeal, by the woman who made becoming the first female president a plausible reality.

News Alert: $10,000 Jeans

The Word: Key Closet, an exclusive and innovative design company founded in 2006, has created the latest in sartorial decadence—a pair of jeans made of handcrafted denim, Swarovski crystals, a few diamonds, handrawn designs and white gold buttons. They cost $10,000 and will be premiered on June 26 at a fashion show in LA. Click […]

Fashion Gone Stupid: The World’s Most Expensive Handbag

GinzaTanaka, the Japanese jewelry firm who created the world’s most expensive handbag last year, is finally putting the handbag up for sale for one very stupid lucky buyer. The 1.63 million dollar 1.9 million dollar bag, currently on display in London for its Jewelry Week, is made of pure platinum and 2,182 diamonds totaling 208 […]

High vs. Low: The Bra

Women owe a lot to the inventor of the bra. What other item of clothing can multi-task as efficiently? A bra simultaneously lifts, separates, supports, enhances, drives men wild and makes women look and feel sexy. That

Mirrored Accessories Under $30: The Look for Less

No longer necessary objects for the vain, mirrors can be used in countless ways to enhance your décor, whether used as looking glasses or as they appear on home accessories themselves. Because mirrors reflect light, they can make a room feel larger; they also can be used to reflect interesting details of your space. We’ve […]

Eco Top: Green Fashion

Going the organic cotton route can lead to a lot of boxy tees in neutral colors. Not that there’s nothing wrong with this, of course, everyone needs a good boxy tee – for scrubbing the toilet and making stirfry, the kind that jumps out of the pan to cover your front in soy sauced bok […]

Fashion Trend: The Romper

“SOME PRODUCTS ARE NO LONGER BEING SOLD” The Trend: Apparently, at ShopBop (which we still love, by the way) they are craving rompers. What We Say: Rompers. We mean, seriously? Make no mistake — we are sooooooo not craving them. At all. It’s a garment that reminds us of being 8 years old and riding […]