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Tue 02.14

3.1 Phillip Lim Fall 2012 Collection: Dual Action Star

Good and bad, negative and positive, illusion and reality, hard and soft: however you talk about it, opposites attract. This season, nobody has seemed to embrace the notion of smooth contradictions more than Phillip Lim. With a palette centered on black and white, graphic patterns against mesh sheerness, he delivered his interpretation of the “modern-day … Continue reading 3.1 Phillip Lim Fall 2012 Collection: Dual Action Star

Tue 02.07

Jason Wu Pre-Fall 2012 Collection: Power Play

It looks like Miss Wu is growing younger with age – in a good way! With miniature styles and spunky details, Jason Wu is feeling less mature and more on-trend for Pre-Fall 2012. There’s a strong sense of cuteness at play. Even with classically streamlined foundations, no bag is taken too seriously – scalloped details, … Continue reading Jason Wu Pre-Fall 2012 Collection: Power Play

Thu 01.19

Proenza Schouler is Seeing Red: A Better Way to Wear Lipstick

This winter, Proenza Schouler is spreading the love, love in its most sensuous form. Lipstick red: does any other color evoke a sexier image? I didn’t think so. That’s why I am so excited about Proenza’s new bright-red color. It’s fiery, it’s sizzling, it’s enough to heat up the chilliest of nights. Out of their … Continue reading Proenza Schouler is Seeing Red: A Better Way to Wear Lipstick

Fri 12.09

Hanukkah Goodie Bag: Eight Times the Joy

A goodie bag packed with seven other snob-approved presents? I have a feeling the eight days of lights are going to give Santa a run for his money. Christmas shouldn’t have all the fun – we offer gift ideas for all! Why not give your favorite snob a new tote and all the pack-able accessories … Continue reading Hanukkah Goodie Bag: Eight Times the Joy

Tue 09.27

Kate Spade Flash Sample Sale: Today Only

Nothing get’s me going like a good one day sale (Sept. 27)!! With prices as low as $109 for a full size tote, this is a sale that you cannot miss.  And think ahead for the holidays, these make incredible Christmas gifts! I have almost half my list done already!! And think how impressed my … Continue reading Kate Spade Flash Sample Sale: Today Only

Mon 09.12

This Season’s Top 5 Wallets: Form Meet Fashion

When it comes to wallets, you either choose style or function. Here are 5 wallets that clearly have both. They have all the flourishes you desire with organization to spare. Lace and embellishment is this season’s look but there are also options for the edgier hipster. I am always in the market for a new … Continue reading This Season’s Top 5 Wallets: Form Meet Fashion

Wed 09.07

iPhone Wallets: Everything You Need

I have an iPhone case that I think is pretty nifty (so much so I also got one for Tina), it has a card slot in the back so I can run around with just my basic needs – credit card and phone. But the trouble is, I forget to put my card back in … Continue reading iPhone Wallets: Everything You Need

Tue 08.16

Reed Krakoff Ruched Pouchette: Wallet

Although I am not a fan of the tiny pouchette, I do love this as a wallet alternative. I have my super organized wallet that I use most of the time but then when I travel or when I need to pare down for a smaller bag, I throw all my essentials in a zip … Continue reading Reed Krakoff Ruched Pouchette: Wallet

Tue 07.05

Maison Martin Margiela Love: Fashion, Please Meet Function

Usually Margiela is not one to be pragmatic, fashion over function at all cost seems to be the M.O. But someone over there has the same issues and annoyances that I do with wallets because this has function in mind, while definitely NOT at the cost of fashion. The use of animal print here is … Continue reading Maison Martin Margiela Love: Fashion, Please Meet Function