Bianca Posterli

Would You Go Blue?

Last time I checked, having blue hair was a sure indication that you've passed the prime moments in your life and have officially hit old age. However, pop stars and designers are looking to change those preconceived notions, and now, with their approval, blue hair is all the rage. Marc Jacobs started it off a…
By: Bianca Posterli / July 2, 2010

Overpriced Shirts, Ripped Jeans, And … Bed Bugs?

If the pumping music, masses of teenage girls, and half-dressed male models didn't already deter you from shopping at Hollister, here's something that will. On Wednesday afternoon, tourists in New York City's Soho flagship store -- which Amelia previously described as "hell on earth" -- were greeted by a sign informing them that the…
By: Bianca Posterli / July 2, 2010

Joanna Coles Shows Her Haul Vlogger Love

Just as inexplicable as the recent obsession over Silly Bandz is the love for YouTube haul vlogs. Intrepid young "reporters" spend hours creating their own videos, where they simply show off their latest purchases, detailing the reasons they love or hate the new products, thanks to the magic of web cams and the vast world…
By: Bianca Posterli / July 1, 2010

Sweat The Kelly Killoren Bensimon Way

Thanks to "The Real Housewives of New York City," everyone has become privy to Kelly Killoren Bensimon's workout habits, which include skimpy exercise gear, running in the middle of traffic, and just the perfect amount of elliptical-ing so that it looks like she's working out, but her hair remains styled just so. Clearly, give…
By: Bianca Posterli / July 1, 2010

Don’t Skimp On Those Beauty Treatments

Everyone loves a great deal: a pair of shoes half off, a sample sale, or accessories that are buy one, get one free. But here's a great reason why beauty shouldn't always be about the price -- or the deal. Jane Ubell-Meyer received what should have been a normal gel manicure, but after her experience…
By: Bianca Posterli / June 30, 2010

White T-Shirts Are Not OK In Philly

Philadelphia Senator Anthony Williams has decided that there's an interesting juxtaposition between crime and style, and is cracking down on the city's issues by addressing the fashion choices of a few residents. This morning, during an announcement from the Mayor, Williams mentioned that extra funds from the city's budget are going to be devoted to…
By: Bianca Posterli / June 30, 2010

We Dare You To Shop With 99,999 Other People At Forever 21

Much has been written about the new Forever 21 in New York City's Times Square, but here are the deets one more time: four floors, 90,000 sq. ft., 151 dressing rooms, and more cheap fashion than most teen girls can fit in their closets. Clearly, it goes without saying that this is a store that'…
By: Bianca Posterli / June 30, 2010

What You Should Know About Sunburns

With the July 4th holiday weekend almost here, it's time to address the beauty issue that no one really wants to think about but is always a possibility: sunburn. We fully advocate using sunscreen on a daily basis, but unfortunately, sometimes those rays get the best of us and turn delicate skin bright red. I…
By: Bianca Posterli / June 29, 2010

How Much Will You Spend On Shoes In A Lifetime?

How much would you guess that you spend on shoes in a year? What about a lifetime? Here are the cold, hard facts: According to a recent study, women will shell out about $24,000 on shoes during their entire life. While you regain your resting heart rate after that shocker, here's a little breakdown o…
By: Bianca Posterli / June 28, 2010

I’m Not A (Clean) Plastic Bag

Hopefully by now, everyone's invested in a few reusable totes for grocery trips instead of ruining the environment with plastic bags. But while you're being all green and eco-friendly, it's important to remember that between schlepping groceries, gym clothes, and random finds around town, more than a few germs have most likely found their way…
By: Bianca Posterli / June 28, 2010

Maria Sharapova Unleashes Her Inner Water Baby

In order to keep the momentum going from their roller baby video, Evian selected six individuals, including Maria Sharapova, to pose in T-shirts with baby bodies emblazoned on the front. To be honest, I'm a little creeped out by this image of the tennis star. She's wearing a baby body as a T-shirt! How i…
By: Bianca Posterli / June 25, 2010

The Internet Wants To Help Save Your Skin

We know the rules: wear sunscreen, get regular checkups from the dermatologist, and watch your skin for signs of oddly shaped moles. But let's be honest. There are days you go without sunscreen, having no insurance can make regular visits to the derm difficult, and sometimes distinguishing the difference between the shape of a mole…
By: Bianca Posterli / June 25, 2010

J.Crew Gets Romantic

Here's an interesting twist on movie wardrobes and retailer catalogues. For the upcoming film, "The Romantics," it seems the fashion stylist went a little crazy at J.Crew and outfitted the wardrobe closet with a massive amount of the brand's offerings. [Drooooooool. -- Editor Amelia, J. Crew Addict] In a sign of appreciation, not to mentio…
By: Bianca Posterli / June 24, 2010

Cut Off Those Jeans, Cause Hot Pants Are Back!

Jessica Simpson strutted around in them during her time as an actress, "The Hills" ladies show off their tans on the streets of Los Angeles while wearing a pair, and now Katy Perry's flaunting her long legs too; you know what means -- hot pants are officially back on the map as a style trend.
By: Bianca Posterli / June 24, 2010

Anna Dello Russo’s Front Row Rules For Your Fashion Week Aspirations

If you haven't added Anna Dello Russo's blog to your must-reads -- after glimpsing her love of lace -- then we highly suggest you do so ASAP. The fashion editor and all around style maven has embraced not only the blog world, but also the 140 character habit, and is generously sharing…
By: Bianca Posterli / June 23, 2010

Mariah Carey Wants You To Smell Like Candy

When Nick Cannon proposed to his lady, Mariah Carey, he hid her engagement rock inside a Ring Pop lollipop, as a nod to her love for the candy, then replicated his originality in an encrusted lollipop for their anniversary. Now, Mariah's planning to capitalize off her sweet tooth by launching a line of fragrance…
By: Bianca Posterli / June 23, 2010

Leggings Head For The Fashion Graveyard

As with all trends, the fashion tides change and we're forced to re-think those outfits that were so frequently featured in our wardrobe rotation. (I think Jessica and Susannah have proven that...) The latest trend to hit the fashion graveyard are those ubiquitous leggings, which quickly became a fan favorite despite original hesitation,…
By: Bianca Posterli / June 22, 2010

Could You Wear Only Six Items For One Month?

If you were forced to choose just six items of clothing to wear for one whole month, could you do it? And more importantly, which pieces would you pick? While Sheena Matheiken devoted herself to wearing just one dress for an entire year, there's a new challenge on the blogosphere, thanks to Six Item…
By: Bianca Posterli / June 22, 2010

What Outfit Earned Lady Gaga A Detention In High School?

Given Lady Gaga's extravagant outfits, we're at the point where we expect nothing less from her sartorially than innovative get-ups and out-there styles. But she wasn't always the crazy queen of fashion that we know (and love) today. Back when she was in high school at New York City's Convent of the Sacred Heart, fashio…
By: Bianca Posterli / June 21, 2010

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