Fashion Trends Fall/Winter : Boots Image I love boots with a fitted skirt. Here is a fabulous Jean Paul Gaultier look! I'm loving the fitted ankle boot with the tights. Tights are so important for fall and winter and they make this look work! Find out more about wearing boots this fall-see my post Fashion Trends Fall/Winter : Boots. Flights of Fab Fashion Fancy ...more

Fashion Week in Review | Top 10 Fashion Trends for Spring

What's happening in fashion this week?  Fashiontribes rounds up the Top 10 Most Interesting Trends from New York Fashion Week.Couture in the City picks the best dressed stars at the Emmys. Second City Style declares that Fall's must have dress is the LGD: The Little Grey Dress. Fabsugar dissects Tara Reid's celebrity style. Clothes-Pin introduces us to Modaspia, a womenswear collection focusing on great detailing: gathered pockets, oversized buttons, and hand made flowers. Papierblog sends us the scoop from the runways of London Fashion Week.The Budget Fashionista reminds us to check out Alice Temperley's collection for Target already in stores. ...more

Model/Actress Ponderings

Are you familiar with the snark-inspiring "model/actress" label? ...more

Tween Runway Queen

12-year-old Maddison Gabriel was selected as the official ambassador of Gold Coast Fashion Week in Australia, a decision that does not sit well with Aussie Prime Minister John Howard. "There should be age limits, I mean...we do have to preserve some notion of innocence in our society," he said. Many in the fashion industry would actually agree with him... More ...more

Tim Gunn's Guide to Style

Banking on the success of Project Runway, Bravo has launched Tim Gunn's Guide to Style. In the tradition of Queer Eye for the Straight Guy, Gunn's show brings his inimitable approach to fashion to the people, employing the now-familiar formula of the sixty-minute makeover. The self-nominated participant has her closet decimated, goes shopping, and returns as a reformed, more beautiful version of herself. Along the way, she confronts her demons, learns to walk like a supermodel, and meets a super designer who tells her that she's beautiful. She is shepherded through this process by Gunn and supermodel Victoria Webb, who seems unsure why exactly she's here or what precisely she's supposed to be doing. ...more

Before I start ranting on about the show I have an important question!!! On the first episode ...more

Soon We Will Be Wearing Mumus

I know I am probably late in my reaction, but this morning I was browsing the news and I am PISSED OFF. I know, big shock. But this time I really feel justified because Read THIS! ...more

Fashion Week in Review | Fashion Trends for Spring 2008

What's happening in fashion this week?  New York Fashion Week wraps up, but the trend analysis just begins. Fashiontribes gives us the scoop on up-and-coming talent from Gen Art's Fresh Faces in Fashion show. Second City Style wraps up Fashion Week with the key trends for Spring 2008. Couture in the City declares that Monique Lhuillier's ethereal Spring 2008 collection is "fit for a modern day princess." Fabsugar covers the Donna Karan collection, which was all about dresses and skirts. Clothes-Pin introduces us to Lorun Collection, whose first collection focuses on the leg for a modern take on the 1960s. Papierblog isn't crazy about Zac Posen's Great Plains themed collection--but loves the accessories. ...more

Style File: 3.1 Phillip Lim Dress, L.A.M.B. Handbag, Animal Print Clothing: L.A.M.B. Coat

Just discovered this smartly styled striped sweater dress-and I'm loving it! This 3.1 Phillip Lim Dress. is the Striped Sweater Dress. ...more

Fashion Week in Review | New York Fashion Week Begins!

What's happening in fashion this week? Fashiontribes reviews Badgley Mischka's elegant 20s inspired collection. Couture in the City confesses that she hates L.A.M.B.'s ready to wear line...but loves her Spring 2008 runway collection. Second City Style gives us a taste of Cynthia Steffe's "fashionable sonic boom" of color. Papierblog writes about BCBG, Jason Wu, and Venexiana in its Day 1 Fashion Week Diary. Fabsugar gives us the 411 on Lela Rose's youthfully luxurious collection. Clothes-Pin introduces us to Polli, a Sydney-based jewelry collaboration between industrial designers Maja Bartlett and Tess Lloyd. ...more

Lessons Learned

I would be remiss if I didn't share my most recent mishaps with you. I mean really, why shouldn't everyone else learn from my mistakes? If you take away one thing from this, it should be skin care awareness. Lesson #1 - Just because a Derm Doc is tenured and credentialed, doesn't mean he is properly educated in his field. ...more