Charlotte Olympia Take Me Away Box-Clutch Bag and Kate Spade New York Hello Shanghai Cruz Mini-Bag: Snob or Slob?
In high school, I discovered that fortune cookies are actually American (it appears the Chinese invented almost everything except these cookies). Growing up, I awaited the close of each meal at my family’s favorite Chinese restaurants for those damn cookies, believing they held the keys to my future.
From demure blush tones to innocent garden hues to quintessential Barbie pinks to searing fuchsias and bold magentas to the perfect shade of lipstick pink: October is the best month to show off your best pinks, in support of Breast Cancer Awareness.
What ever happened to good taste? Or at least functionality…? I can’t entirely blame the people at Kate Spade New York for this absurd contraption. I actually fault Charlotte Olympia for paving the way for designers to unleash their tacky sides
According to legend dating back to Boston in the 1700s, if leprechauns (or your prankster friends) see that you’re not wearing green on March 17th, they’ll pinch you! To avoid unsightly little bruises, I recommend one of the Emerald Isle-hued options below. My husband’s maternal grandfather was 100% happy go lucky Irish, and his spirit has me in the mood to celebrate.
These are some of the craziest sunglasses I’ve ever seen, but in a really, really good way. It’s like your Great Aunt Betty’s signature look has finally come into style. She’ll be so excited! Sadly, their price tags are equally surprising. $840 for sunglasses?? Here’s the reason – it’s art (no, really – the shades were designed by Swedish artist Anna-Karin Karlsson).
When it came to 1980s fashion, bigger was always better. Head banger bands like White Snake and Skid Row fueled this trend with video after video of girls rocking huge hair and writhing on cars in nothing but skimpy bikinis and white stilettos. As a high schooler, I wasn’t allowed to have pumps (I couldn’t even wear my high-tops or jellies except on the weekends).
Polka dots are the perfect spring trend – graphic, flirty, and fun. But I prefer the subtlety of more abstract prints. There’s nothing wrong with in-your-face dots, but for those who don’t like to be so bold, there are other spotted alternatives to evoke the look. Zoe Saldana’s black and white MICHAEL Michael Kors sweater […]
I am super irritated by the latest trend of clear PVC see-thru bags. Not only are they ugly and cheap looking, they’re outrageously expensive (like this Dolce & Gabbana bag – $1,725 for a piece of plastic crap). Why would you want to expose all of your personal belongings to the world?