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  • Fashion + Style

    Are Outlet Shopping Malls the Holiday Inn of the Millennum?

    Road trips are the quintessential summer adventure. As a kid, each summer my family would pile into the Chevy Cavalier and take road trips to exciting places like Topeka, Kansas and Jonesboro, Arkansas. No matter where we were going, there was always a Holiday Inn at the next exit. Twenty years later, on my own [...] Read More

    September 26, 2004 by Kathryn

  • Vote Carrie Bradshaw

    Now here is a candidate you can really support! Vote Carrie! Carrie Bradshaw image courtesy of votecarrie.org [...] Read More

    September 24, 2004 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    P.S. More on Designer Knock-Offs (aka The Fake Debate)

    source Even Harper’s Bazaar, a magazine that I love, has a page in September’s issue called “Smart Shopping—Best Buys for Every Budget”. Here are the items listed on the page: DKNY jacket—$425 Kulson Vest—$430 Coach pump—$196 (the cheapest item) Miu Miu bag—$545 Tory by TRB top—$775 Patricia Underwood Hat—$220 Exactly whose budget are they talking [...] Read More

    September 23, 2004 by TBF

  • The Budget Holiday Shopping Guide

    Christmas Shopping in October at Macy’s

    Last week my new friend Cate and I went shopping around Herald Square (NYC). After spending two hours in H&M looking for “something in the color green,” we headed out into the damp New York streets. Everything was Tokay, until Cate suddenly stopped and shrieked “Please tell me that is not Christmas lights and a [...] Read More

    September 22, 2004 by Kathryn

  • Fashion + Style

    Vogue’s September Issue: Fashion’s War and Peace

    I love Vogue, but September’s 1,000 page orgy of ads, editorials, and advertorials (the combination of advertisements and editorials) was just too much. It took me a week to look through the book and 2 weeks to recover from the repetitive stress syndrome caused by turning a thousand pages. Vogue, of all publications, should know [...] Read More

    September 21, 2004 by TBF