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  • Fashion + Style

    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 [...] Read More

    September 13, 2007 by TBF

  • Fashion Week Spring 2008: 30 Days of Fashion

    What: Hearst Magazines, home of such style bibles as Cosmopolitan, Esquire, and Harper’s Bazaar, has kicked off its second annual 30 Days of Fashion. The Lowdown: 30 Days of Fashion is a month-long, multi-platform celebration of all things style. Participating titles will host fashion-focused events around the country, geared towards super-stylish fashion consumers just like [...] Read More

    September 12, 2007 by TBF

  • The Best Coupons + Deals

    High vs. Low: The Animal Print Flat

    “THESE PRODUCTS ARE NO LONGER BEING SOLD” The Challenge: Animal printed ballerina flats are everywhere this season and is a great way to add a bit of flavor to your wardrobe without looking like the cat lady. Above are three different takes on the trend: One is VERY cheap, one pair is VERY expensive, and [...] Read More

    September 12, 2007 by TBF

  • Reviews

    Jane Iredale PureGloss for Lips, $19-$24.99 for .17 oz.

    What: Angela puts Jane Iredale’s PureGloss lip color to the test. The Lowdown:  The Jane Iredale website description of this product, which contains grape seed and pomegranate extracts, claims “a tingly mint and ginger flavor”; while providing moisture and staying power. The mint is prominent, but not in the best way possible, coming off smelling [...] Read More

    September 11, 2007 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    Fashion Week Spring 2008 Trends: Sequins

    Those of you who had the foresight to purchase a bedazzler, should be praised for your trendcasting abilities. Sequins, the embellished fabric of choice for divas, drags queens, and my late grandma, is popping up on everyone’s runways and gold sequins will dominate evening wear during the spring/summer 2008. Since I’m genetically predisposed to love [...] Read More

    September 11, 2007 by TBF