Evening Quickies: Samantha Ronson Gives Good Mug Shot

By: Jessica Wakeman / August 2, 2011
The Frisky would never condone driving under the influence. But if you were to get arrested for a DUI, like Samantha Ronson, your mug shot should look exactly like this. [Celebuzz] Amy Winehouse may have been secretly engaged to her boyfriend Reg Traviss, who allegedly gave her a diamond ring just weeks before she died. More »


Today’s Lady News: Italy Wants To Ban The Burqa

By: Jessica Wakeman / August 2, 2011
It will be illegal to wear the burqa and other face-covering Muslim veils in public if a new bill can get the support of Italy's Parliament. A draft version of the law has already been approved. Face-covering Muslim veils have already been banned in France and Belgium. [BBC] A "boat club" in Illinois plans to… More »


Milk-Made Clothes Aren’t Just For Milk Maids

By: Julie Gerstein / August 2, 2011
German designer Anka Domaske hit upon a brilliant idea -- why not make clothes out of milk fiber? Milk fiber strongly mimics silk, after all, but is easier to wash and care for, and much less expensive to produce. With that in mind, Domaske created Mademoiselle Chic Chic. "The special thing about it is that… More »


Shopping Guide: Lazy Days Of Summer Loungewear

By: Annika Harris / August 2, 2011

Yes, Covering Birth Control Is Just Like Covering “Manicures And Pedicures”

By: Jessica Wakeman / August 2, 2011
"Is the White House out of their mind? Does the West Wing not know what the left wing is doing? We’re $14 trillion in debt and now we’re cover going to cover birth control, breast pumps, counseling for abuse? Are we going to do pedicures and manicures as well? ... Why in the world would… More »


Love It Or Leave It: The Midi Skirt

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / August 2, 2011
One of the biggest trends heading into this fall is the midi skirt. (Get it? Not maxi, not mini, but mid-length--took me a while to figure that one out.) These calf-length skirts feel delightfully retro--especially the swingy, pleated versions--and it's always a bonus when a trend is work-appropriate. The problem? They can be tough to… More »