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A “Black Swan” Makeup Tutorial For Your Next Costume Party

Admit it: ever since “Black Swan” came out, you have totally had fantasies of being a prima ballerina. (With those awesome Rodarte tutus, who wouldn’t?) For your next costume…

Leonora Epstein | December 20, 2010 - 6:45 pm

Drive-Thru Fashion

We could try to disseminate the symbolism of a skirt with a road leading to one’s privates, but instead we’ll just say this—we think this highway image skirt is hella…

Leonora Epstein | December 20, 2010 - 3:10 pm

Nice ‘N Nautical Earrings

Fashion falsity #1,434: Nautical goods are for the spring and summer. So very untrue. Sure, they evoke the festive spirit of the warmer months, but we always find that a…

Leonora Epstein | December 20, 2010 - 2:50 pm

Why Is Zooey Deschanel Suing Steve Madden Shoes?

Zooey Deschanel seems like a sweet girl, but she’s also got a bit of a fierce business side. The actress is apparently suing Steve Madden for $2 million for a…

Leonora Epstein | December 20, 2010 - 2:20 pm

This Exists: Garter Belts For Guys

So here we are again. The ever-persisting problem of men who think baggy pants are still suh-weet. Recently, we heard about a high school which has taken to “Urkeling” offending…

Leonora Epstein | December 20, 2010 - 1:50 pm

Do Not Want: DKNY x Veuve Clicquot Boots

DKNY has teamed up with champagne maker Veuve Clicquot to make these rain boots. Unless they magically get you drunk, we’d prefer to spend the $99 on a bottle of…

Leonora Epstein | December 20, 2010 - 1:40 pm

Dudes Don’t Diet With The Belly Sauna

Is your boyfriend starting to look a little tubby? Maybe he’s getting a little round around the edges thanks to all the holiday feasting? Fear not, ye lads who loathe…

Leonora Epstein | December 19, 2010 - 3:00 pm

Shoes That Hit The Slopes

Walter Steiger has an interesting idea with these rounded sole platforms … but does anyone’s feet actually flex that way, except for ballerinas? [Designer Social]…

Leonora Epstein | December 18, 2010 - 5:00 pm

French Women Who Like To Swim Topless Protest By Asking Men To Wear Bikini Tops

Skinny dipping is nice, right? Well, some women in France like the feeling of swimming topless so much that they’ve gone as far as to stage protests in pools. The…

Leonora Epstein | December 17, 2010 - 8:15 pm

This Spring, Topshop Wants You To Dress Like Your 7th Grade Self

Behold a look from Topshop’s Spring/Summer 2011 lookbook … which looks eerily like photos of our 13-year-old selves. Stringy hair with bad dye job? Check. Socks with shorts? Check. Completely…

Leonora Epstein | December 17, 2010 - 6:15 pm

Gilt Goes Auto-Style Again, This Time With Vespas

Will the idea of private sales for automobiles actually take off? We were pretty stunned when Gilt announced they were offering three VW Jettas for the insanely awesome price of

Leonora Epstein | December 17, 2010 - 5:15 pm

Carine Says Au Revoir To French Vogue

Today’s big fashion news: Carine Roitfeld, super skinny French woman and editor-in-chief of Vogue Paris, has just announced that she will be leaving her post after January. In the 10…

Leonora Epstein | December 17, 2010 - 4:45 pm

Do Not Want: Nike High Heels

What’s worse? When sneakers look like high heels, or when high heels look like sneakers? We can’t answer that, but we can say that the sneaker pump is rarely a…

Leonora Epstein | December 16, 2010 - 5:45 pm

Crystal Renn Models For Zac Posen Pre-Fall, The World Wonders About Her Weight Again

We’re beginning to wonder if the size debate surrounding model Crystal Renn will ever die down. She’s been hailed a plus-size icon but keeps stunning audiences with her fluctuating weight.

Leonora Epstein | December 16, 2010 - 4:10 pm

The Secret Is Out: “Comfort” Shoe Brands Actually Make Cute Kicks

Thanks, New York Times, for outing one of my top fashion secrets—”comfort” shoe brands like Aerosoles and Naturalizer. (OK, to be fair, if this is a NYT story, then it’s…

Leonora Epstein | December 16, 2010 - 3:40 pm

Elle Fanning’s Got Something On Her Head

Looks like Elle Fanning is following in her sister’s footsteps … if that means growing up super fast. The “Somewhere” star graces the pages of this month’s Lula magazine, looking…

Leonora Epstein | December 16, 2010 - 3:10 pm

Bad Haircut Blues: Go Shorter Or Deal With It?

I have a question to pose to the class. Last week, I got a horrible haircut. Now, to say it is The World’s Worst Haircut would be stretching it, but…

Leonora Epstein | December 15, 2010 - 9:00 pm

Gilt Groupe Launches Car Sale—Get A Jetta For Under 6K

In the market for a new car? You should’ve checked out Gilt today at noon. The private sale company sold a special Volkswagen Jetta (completely new!) for the slightly insane…

Leonora Epstein | December 15, 2010 - 7:30 pm

Meet The Other Anna—The Wacky Vogue Japan Editor

When it comes to the world of Vogue, there are two Annas. Wintour, of course, and the one you probably don’t know too much about is Anna Dello Russo. She…

Leonora Epstein | December 15, 2010 - 4:40 pm

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