For The Week Of October 3-9, 2011

By: Kiki T / October 3, 2011

Libra (September 23-October 22)

The world will be spinning faster than you’ll know how to handle, but that doesn’t mean it’s time to sit back and just let it all take control. No, this is the time when you have to be the one to bite the bullet and start steering this energy… More »


Lace Toe Socks: Another Way To Tease The Foot Fetishist In Your Life

By: Jessica Wakeman / October 2, 2011

Here’s yet another way to hide your ugly toes — or drive the foot fetishist in your life extra-bonkers: Half-Pretties half-foot lace stockings. Basically, Half-Pretties cover your toes so that French lace peeks out of the top of your shoes. It’s pretty, sort of.  I don’t know if it’s $24.50-pretty, though. [Half Pretties via Jezebel]… More »


Shopping Guide: Travel In Style The Pan Am Way

By: Julie Gerstein / October 2, 2011

OK, so Pan Am is now a defunct airline. And you might travel in coach more than first class … But that doesn’t mean the luxury the “Pan Am” show calls to mind is off limits to you when you travel. The following travel items will make you feel luxurious, glamorous, and refreshed as you… More »


Shopping Guide: Sequins, Sequins, Sequins!

By: Julie Gerstein / October 2, 2011

If you would have told us a few years ago that we’d want to wear sequins all over one day, we would have laughed hysterically. But now we’re adding sequins to the list of things we said we would never wear yet can’t get enough of. Sequins are a dazzling way to take part i… More »


An Internal Monologue In The Hair Care Aisle

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / October 2, 2011

The scene: 3 p.m. on a Thursday, Walgreens (or similar well-stocked pharmacy).

OK, I’m here for one thing and one thing only: anti-frizz serum. This early fall humidity is making me look like Phil Spector at his murder trial and that is not good for my social life. It’s time to take action. More »


Be My Boyfriend: Penguin Man

By: Ami Angelowicz / October 2, 2011

Alfred David, better known by the people of Brussels as “Monsieur Pingouin,” claims to share a special telepathic connection with the birds. Penguin Man waddles like a penguin (because of an old hip injury), talks like a penguin, dresses like a penguin, eats like a penguin, and actually believes he is, in fact, a penguin. More »