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  • Fashion + Style

    Coquette Faux Furriers: High Fashion for Vegan Fashionistas

    Info on Coquette Faux Furriers was just sent to me two days ago and I’m already plotting how to score the faux Leopard Skin Stole. Claire, the owner, started the site in 2002 to provide cruelty-free divas with sexy, glamorous accessories. It’s also a great store for Socialites in Training who don’t have the money [...] Read More

    April 14, 2005 by TBF

  • Steals + Deals

    Designer Discount Tip: Legit Knock Offs

    By now, you’ve probably heard several lectures on the evils of purchasing knock-off designer bags. On a certain level, buying a knock-off is a bit cheesy, especially when you try to pass it off as the real thing. However, fashion has been knocking off each other since the beginning of style. Remember the Chanel Boucle [...] Read More

    April 12, 2005 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    Cheap vs. Chic: The Shoulder Bag by Belstaff

    According to ever hip folks at Fashion Week Daily the bag from the British Leisure company Belstaff (think Banana Republic circa 1988), is the new “it” bag. Seen on the silver screen in the movie Interpreter by the dean of Fashionistas, Nicole Kidman, this overpriced canvas and leather bag is available at Barneys and Berdorf. [...] Read More

    April 8, 2005 by TBF

  • Steals + Deals

    Kate Spade Sample Sale, April 26th-28th

    You heard it here first!! Kate Spade Sample Sale April 26-28th, 2005 Metropolitan Pavilion 125 West 18th Street (between 6th & 7th Aves) Tue, April 26, 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Wed, April 27, 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Thu, April 28 9 a.m.-3 p.m. [...] Read More

    April 7, 2005 by TBF

  • Advice

    Fashion Expert Tip: How to Start Your Own Trends

    source Start your own trends and remain way ahead of the curve. Use the cues that trend forecasters like David Wolfe use—observe the cultural, economic, and social factors affecting society. For example, popularity of California based shows (mini-skirts and Ugg boots) and recent nasty weather in the east coast (Rubber boots and fur coats). [...] Read More

    April 5, 2005 by TBF

  • Product Reviews

    B2up’s Bust-Up Gum

    Apparently there is a new chewing gum from a company named B2Up that is suppose to increase your bust size by up to 80%. As a former scientist, this sounds a little shaky, but I encourage you to check it out for yourself by reading this article on the BBC. Now if they could only [...] Read More

    April 4, 2005 by TBF

  • Steals + Deals

    Melrose Place is Back: Hot New Shopping Spots on Melrose Avenue

    Credit: Flickr Creative Commons According to the trend forecasting newsletter Trend Central, Melrose Place is back—not as a TV show but as the new hot spot for designer fashions in L.A. [...] Read More

    April 1, 2005 by TBF