New York City Fashion Week Spring 2009: Milly by Michelle Smith

What: Milly by Michelle Smith Runway Show, Promenade, New York City Fashion Week Spring 09 The Lowdown: Milly and Diane Von Furstenberg seem to be of a similar mind for Spring—bold bohemian prints, flowy 70s inspiration, and a general sense of fashion freedom. Milly’s take employs a slightly different color palette, however—highlighting turquoise and orange, […]

City Opera Thrift Shop Fall Preview Event

What: The City Opera Thrift Shop’s Fall Preview is set for Thursday, Sept. 11, in NYC The Lowdown: Budget fashionistas will be in frugal fashion heaven at the City Opera Thrift Shop’s Fall Preview event, which will feature a huge selection of designer goods, from Manolo Blanik, Marc Jacobs, Michael Kors, Ralph Lauren, Calvin Klein, […]

Von Furstenberg, Diane

Von Furstenberg, Diane Pronunciation : DY-an Von FUR-sten-berg Diane Von Furstenberg is known for turning the knit wrap dress into a closet staple. The dress, which enhances the feminine body by accentuating its curves, is sported by celebs like Kirsten Dunst and Cindy Crawford. If you can’t afford the original wrap dress, try versions from […]

Another Reason to Never Pay Full Price – Forever21 Sells Designer Knock Offs

Lindsay Lohan and somebody else wearing the same dress. (source) UPDATE:  According to Women’s Wear Daily, Diane von Furstenberg is suing Forever 21 over this dress, which she should.. it’s an exact copy. First I saw this dress at the Diane Von Furstenberg outlet for like 1/3rd of the retail price. Now I found practically […]