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Would You Undergo Surgery To Be Taller?

When I was younger, I used to beg my mother to find ways to make me taller because the fact that I stopped growing at 5’1″ was more than a little depressing. Despite my cries and vertical issues, I’m certain that there was no way I’d willingly submit to months of bed rest and painful…

By: Bianca Posterli / April 12, 2010

How Much Would You Pay To Intern At Vogue?

Desperate for a fashion internship? Daddy ready to shell out a few dollars to help you get your foot in the door? Then get to bidding, because charitybuzz has a very special offering, all thanks to the queen of fashion. With a generous donation to the RFK Center for Justice and Human Rights, you’ll be…

By: Bianca Posterli / April 11, 2010

Women Spend How Much Time Shopping?

I love a good fashion study. Though I certainly don’t understand math, if the numbers and percentages relate to style, I’ll mull over the figures for quite some time. So when I found out that women spend three percent of their disposable income on clothes, I was more than intrigued. In today’s fashion-focused scientific research,…

By: Bianca Posterli / April 9, 2010

Is It Ever OK To Apply Makeup In Public?

I’m one of the lucky few who doesn’t have to deal with the hassle of a morning commute, and let me tell you, it’s amazing. But for those individuals who have to hop in a car or on the subway to make it to work in the morning, any spare time is a necessity. Suddenly…

By: Bianca Posterli / April 8, 2010

The Sartorialist Of Hotels

Ever wanted to receive perks based on your style? There are those enviable bloggers who get front row seats to fashion shows and free products on what seems like a daily basis, but now you can reap sartorial rewards too! All you need to do is book a few nights in New York City’s newest…

By: Bianca Posterli / April 7, 2010

Finding A Use For TP Outside Of The Bathroom

If you’re getting married and have a bit of skill when it comes to DIY style projects, then head to your closest drugstore and stock up on toilet paper. Because for the sixth year running, it’s time to get crafty with TP as part of the Toilet Paper Wedding Dress Contest! Forget running, nail-scratching, and…

By: Bianca Posterli / April 7, 2010

Eat, Pray, Buy?

Apparently, it’s not enough for a movie just to exist as it is. Each film has to be paired with items that are actually for sale, based on the movie, because, really, who doesn’t want a “Harry Potter” wand or “Lord of the Rings” elf ears? “Sex and the City” has thongs, Christmas decorations, and…

By: Bianca Posterli / April 7, 2010

Barbie Goes Hardcore

In her time, Barbie‘s had more than a few outfit changes. Most recently, the master of red soles — Christian Louboutin — outfitted the doll, but now it seems she’s going for a bit of a harder edge, thanks to Chrome Hearts. Say goodbye to Barbie the cookie-cutter teacher and hello to downtown rocker chick.

By: Bianca Posterli / April 6, 2010

Can Maxi Skirts Ever Work For Short Women?

As an individual who is faced with the dilemma of being vertically challenged — I’m super short, 5’1″ to be exact — certain fashion trends just don’t work for me. Pants are pretty much impossible and even if I liked the harem style, I can totally forget about ever looking good in them. In fact,…

By: Bianca Posterli / April 5, 2010

Blondes Have More Fun, And More Money

You know the saying. Well, now it seems blondes not only have more fun, but they’re paid better, too. Researchers found that brunettes and redheads make seven percent less than blondes do, though the reasoning simply cannot be determined. Olga Uskova, president of the International Blondes Association, explains it by saying,”We also do better i…

By: Bianca Posterli / April 5, 2010

Ready To Make A Fashion Investment?

Have money to spend and a passion for fashion but no ability to create? Love to design but can’t afford your own line? Fashion Stake has created the perfect solution. It’s sort of like online dating but for the fashion designer and entrepreneur crowd. This soon-to-launch site will allow consumers to invest money in designer…

By: Bianca Posterli / April 4, 2010

Make Like A Celeb And Adorn Yourself With Rental Jewelry

By now you’ve probably checked out sites like Rent the Runway, where you can borrow a designer dress for a special evening instead of shelling out hundreds/thousands of a dollars on an item that you’ll wear once. Finally, someone realized that a dress is not the only piece of clothing needed for a fancy evening!

By: Bianca Posterli / April 4, 2010

Sneak Peek: KNT By Kova & T For Urban Outfitters!

Ready for more collaboration news? Christina Tang and Dasha Zhukova of Kova & T have decided to bring their styling genius to the trendy yet affordable store of Urban Outfitters. But this isn’t a normal Kova & T collection. In fact, it’s a got a lot less of a motorcycle babe latex feel and a…

By: Bianca Posterli / April 1, 2010

Who Needs This Much Luggage?

Karl Lagerfeld likes his possessions in multiples. He has so many iPods that he’s hired an iPod nanny, but now it would seem that he needs a luggage minder as well. The brilliant designer checked out of his New York City hotel room to head back home and paparazzi snapped pictures of his exorbitant number…

By: Bianca Posterli / April 1, 2010

How Many Shoes Is Too Many?

How much do 6,000 pairs of Louboutins cost? Well, you can ask Danielle Steel, because given her red-soled addiction, she would certainly know how much each pair retails for. In a recent interview, Christian Louboutin let it slip that the novelist really, really loves his shoes. “She comes to Paris, and she literally buys everything.

By: Bianca Posterli / March 31, 2010

Quotable: Beth Ditto Explains Her Sticky Finger Habit

“I have a hard time not buying or stealing. If I want something, I have to have it … I used to steal more. I mostly stole from Goodwill. You know, ‘Can’t be bothered. The line’s too long. Put it in your purse.'”Beth Ditto the now famous Karl Lagerfeld-approved singer, explaining her penchant for helping…

By: Bianca Posterli / March 31, 2010

Designer Clothes $1 Sale, Really

Mark your calendars, set your alarms, and write some Post-It note reminders, because you won’t want to miss this shopping opportunity. On Apr. 16, The Outnet is celebrating their very first birthday, and in order to show some love to their devoted fans and customers, the site is offering a major sale and seriously slashing…

By: Bianca Posterli / March 30, 2010

So, What Is A “Cozy” Anyway?

Last night, on the season finale of “Kell on Earth,” DNKY hired Kelly Cutrone’s team to produce a short viral video, since fashion is embracing the internet as the wave of the future. With a limited budget and only a day to shoot a short film, Kelly wrangled the camera guys, models, and PR girl…

By: Bianca Posterli / March 30, 2010

Why Your Hair Will Never Look As Good As The Commercials

You know that not everything on TV is real. But you’d assume that ads selling a product would show off fairly accurate, achievable results, right? (OK, maybe you wouldn’t, but who knows?) Reports show that over 25 percent of commercials selling beauty items like mascara or shampoo artificially enhanced their models with false lashes or…

By: Bianca Posterli / March 29, 2010

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