What I Love This Week: Kirsty Book, Norma Kamali Swimsuits, Zac Posen at Target…

1. Book: Kirsty Takes a Bow. I love to see sisters doing amazing things, especially in the technology space, so I was quite juiced to see the fab new book from the editors at Kirsty. The book, called Kirsty Takes a Bow, contains posts from some of the top women bloggers in the world (including […]

Isaac Mizrahi Teams Up with QVC

What: Isaac Mizrahi, the over-the-top fashion designer turned reality TV fixture who helped pioneer the discount designer trend with his line for Target, is teaming up with QVC for his latest venture, a cable shopping show called “Isaac Mizrahi Live!” Mizrahi says he plans to sell everything from shoes and handbags to potpourri and cheesecakes […]

Discount Designer Lines: A Comprehensive List

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Discount lines by top designers (known as “bridge”, “mass market”  or “diffusion” lines) were once a novelty, but in recent months? It’s become a fashion trend all it’s own. While the lines are being created by designers these days as more of an economic survival tactic (in this economy, $600 ostrich skin platform wedges just […]

Kate Hudson: Look for Less

Hippy boho chic seems to be Kate Hudson’s signature look most days (which, quite frankly, doesn’t look too hard to do on the cheap), but when she brings her style A game—like this sophisticated sheath dress in refreshing summer white—we suddenly want to be her. (Well, we usually want to be her, but we digress […]

Isaac Mizrahi in the Kitchen

We’re used to seeing Isaac Mizrahi in a showroom surrounded by clothing, but he has a domestic side too–watch him make his favorite ice cream, mint chocolate chip, in this video from epicurious. Follow the recipe and you’ll never have to leave the house for ice cream again.

Kitchen Porn: Epicurious Tours Celebrity Kitchens

For those of us who drool over Sub-Zero frigs and Viking Stoves, Epicurious provides us with a behind the scenes look at the kitchens of some of our favorite celebrities like Isaac Mizrahi (whose home collection at Target will be sorely missed). While it seems quite unfair for people who don’t know their asparagus from, […]

Breaking News: No More Isaac Mizrahi Line at Target

Yesterday Liz Claiborneannounced that designer Isaac Mizrahi, the force behind the Isaac Mizrahi at Target.com line, is leaving Target to become the creative director of Liz Claiborne’s better-priced (read: expensive) women’s division. What does this mean for thoses on a budget? The End of the Isaac Mizrahi for Target line. While we can all agree […]

Mizrahi, Isaac

Mizrahi, Isaac Pronunciation: Eye-zak Miz-ra-hee With a new TV show on Bravo, it’s easy to forget that Isaac Mizrahi is also a very talented fashion designer and costume designer for several Broadway shows. He’s also the man who brought the high/low look to the masses. His line for Target revolutionized the fashion world, bringing high-end […]

Cheap Holiday Dress: Isaac Mizrahi Black Sequin Tunic Dress, $59.99 at Target

“THIS PRODUCT IS NO LONGER BEING SOLD” The Lowdown: Look sequins are back and this black sequin tunic dress, from Isaac Mizrahi, is priced about $30 cheaper than similar dresses. Wear it with a pair of black tights to a holiday party or with a pair of black or hot pink tights and knee high […]