Celebrity Fashion: Lauren Conrad Limited Release

What: Lauren Conrad, of MTV’s The Hills and formerly Laguna Beach, has released limited items from her new line. What the fashion heads say: This, from People.com: “The fashion line will reflect her upbringing in the Southern California lifestyle, with easy-to-wear dresses, tops and silhouettes—all at an affordable price ranging from $42-$150.” What I say: […]

Street Fashion 101: A Lesson in Accessories

  Another lesson from the woman-on-the-street, featured on StreetPeeper.com from the frenzy of New York’s Fashion Week: Please, please, please take note: your accessories (i.e. bag, shoes, belt) do NOT need to “match.” I promise. Here, against the blank canvas of a neutral dress (grey is super-hot) we’ve got a pop of yellow in the […]

Fall Trend Alert: The Day Clutch

What: Yet another handbag option for fall, the day clutch. What the fashion heads say: This from Net-A-Porter.com’s Fall Fashion Flash: “Tote the new oversized clutch with an urban-cool daytime outfit.” The site goes on to laud Marc Jacobs as figuring large in the trend: “Not only has he brought us a dramatic new slimline […]

Emmy Fashion: The Best Dressed

Photo: E! OnlineKatherine Heigel Why it’s an Emmy Favorite: Nobody does old Hollywood glamor better than Heigel. She understands her strengths (tall, slim, blond) and her personal style (a bit on the conservative side) and sticks with it. Plus I just love her. Photo: E! OnlineEva Longoria Why it’s an Emmy Favorite: Eva shows that […]

Simply Vera by Vera Wang vs Bitten by Sarah Jessica Parker

Okay, how many of you watched Vera Wang on Oprah on Friday? Thanks to the power of DVR I was able to compare the response of Oprah (and her audience) to the Sarah Jessica Parker Bitten line at Steve & Barry’s to their response to the Vera Wang line at Kohls. I wish I could’ve […]

Stuart Weitzman’s Celebrity Shoe Auction

Looking for a way to turn your shoe fetish into something more than an overstuffed closet? Stuart Weitzman is giving you a chance to do just that with the seventh annual Celebrity Shoe Auction, this year benefitting the fight against ovarian cancer. You can bid on fantastic, fantasy stilettos and support a great cause at […]

Spring 2008 Fashion Trends

In: Feminine dressing, thin belts, head scarves, pencil skirts that are knee length or longer, sequins, metallics, silk jersey and chiffon, hats, clutches, dressing up, colors- orange, rose, lavender, green and silver, the new neutral. Out: wicker and raffia shoes, ultra short skirts and shorts, peasant skirts, jersey knits, babydoll dresses, lots of black and/or […]