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  • Fashion + Style

    Miss Anna (Wintour) Don’t Like Fat People

    Credit: Bryan Boy Andre Leon Talley is my imaginary VBF (very best friend). In my Pucci printed daydreams, the Vogue editor-at-Large and I stroll, arm in arm, through the Garden State Mall in Paramus, NJ, Andre giving me advice on what shoes to buy during Nordstroms Half Yearly Sale and divulging that Anna Wintour secretly [...] Read More

    September 26, 2005 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    Wal-Mart: Love it or Hate it?

    I recently received an email from a loyal reader, expressing anger over my sometime promotion of discount giant Wal-Mart. Although I don’t believe that Wal-Mart is a corporate saint, I also don’t think they are the devil hiding behind a yellow smiley face. Their Faded Glory jeans, retail $14.95, are some of the best jeans [...] Read More

    September 23, 2005 by Kathryn

  • Clothing Care Guide

    How to Clean Thrift Store Clothing

    There’s nothing I like more than a shopping spree at my local Salvation Army. I never really paid much attention to disinfecting the garments, until I learned that a fashion editor friend of mine received a nasty infection from not cleaning her thrift store purchases properly. This post gives you tips on cleaning and disinfecting [...] Read More

    September 21, 2005 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    Stella McCartney for H&M hits stores on November 10th

    Credit: H&M/Style.com Break out the claws and the vaseline…. Stella McCartney’s much anticipated collection for H&M hits 400 stores on November 10th. [...] Read More

    September 21, 2005 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    Chicago Launches Its Own Fashion Week

    New York’s is considered the best. LA’s is rapidly growing to be the west coast style event of the year. So why shouldn’t Chicago have a fashion week as well? This past Monday was the start of the first annual Fashion Focus Chicago, a ten-day celebration of “Chicago Style”. Head out to a slew of [...] Read More

    September 20, 2005 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    Sex and the City Premiere Party in San Francisco

    Credit: Flickr Creative Commons From a reader: Shoe girls in San Francisco are going to love this. KRON (a local TV station) is throwing a premiere party on Sunday 9/18 (12-4pm) in Union Square to announce that they will be airing Sex and the City on weeknights. And as part of the promotion they will [...] Read More

    September 18, 2005 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    Spring 2006 New York Fashion Week:  Nicole Richie Stoled My Fashion Mojo

    I think I’ve lost my fashion mojo. It’s really difficult to feel inspired by a $1500 pair of khaki shorts, when there’s so much going on in the world. It’s even more difficult to feel inspired, when you over hear celebrities saying truly stupid comments like “(Hurricane) Katrina has really impacted me. Like, I decided [...] Read More

    September 15, 2005 by TBF