Runway shows featuring spring fashion lines had some gorgeous models with even more gorgeous makeup. But, the one thing that surprised us is how natural so many of them looked. Sure, some designers played the wild card with blue hair or over the top lip color, but the vast majority embraced natural beauty. There were […]
It’s nice to know that fashion designers don’t always take themselves too seriously. And this Spring we got the perfect reminder in the form of the novelty tops that hit the runways for the 2012 collections. Novelty Tops for Spring 2012 Credit: 3.1 Phillip Lim/Style.com, Betsey Johnson/Yannis Vlamos , Ana Sui/Alessandro Viero Credit: Prada/Monica Feudi, […]
Spring runways saw bright color from nearly head to toe, but working a bright bag into your everyday wardrobe is a heck of a lot easier, not to mention more feasible, than, say, working an all-over color frock into the big picture. The bright bag trend spanned all sizes of the purse spectrum from over-sized […]
Here’s another fantastic early Spring treat for us Fashionistas! Converse and Marimekko have partnered to dish out more springtime excitement with the iconic Chuck Taylor All Star, Chuck Taylor All Star PJ and Jack Purcell Helen shoes. With five signature prints from Marimekko master designers Maija Isola and Annika Rimala (and prices around $90), the […]
In just a few days, Target will launch a brand new makeup collection inspired by none other than the most iconic fairy of them all, the lovely Tinkerbell. The Walt Disney Co. has partnered with Target and its beauty design partner, creator of their Pixi line of cosmetics, Petra Strand, in the creation of the […]
Check out this video for the newly announced “Shops at Target” concept, in which “mini=boutiques” from some of our favorite local shops (like The Candy Store in San Francisco which saved me one day with a MUCH needed chocolate covered oreo), are featured within Target stores. This is a brilliant way to help local boutiques, […]
Imitation, it has been said, is the sincerest form of flattery. But in these modern times, it can also sometimes be the sincerest form of intellectual property theft. H&M has recently released items in its housewares collection bearing the message “You Look Nice Today” in black lettering followed by a little red heart. Look familiar? […]
“Consumers look to spring for renewed energy, optimism and the promise of a brighter day,” said Leatrice Eiseman, executive director of the Pantone Color Institute. It’s true. When warmer weather starts to rear it’s sunshine-y head, you can’t help but tuck away your dreary Fall palette for happier hues. Next to Pantone’s ‘Tangerine Tango’, yellow may […]
Every season, color forecaster Pantone determines fashion’s next it-colors. For spring 2012, the palette features hues that are bright and sunny (yellow is super big for summer 2012) that mix well with neutrals. We feature the top color trends, straight from fashion week, after the jump.
The Macy’s Spring lookbook is packed with lots of highly saturated colors, great separates for a whole lotta mixing and matching, and a heavy jungle motif offering everything from leopard print shoes to delicate bird earrings to bright ikat and floral patterns. What did we love?