Today’s Lady News: French Women Say Au Revoir To “Mademoiselle”

By: Jessica Wakeman / September 28, 2011

Parlez-vous feminism? French feminists are storming the Bastille (not really) over use of the honorific “mademoiselle,” which means “miss,” because they say it is demeaning to define women by their marital status. I wholeheartedly agree and appreciate the 1970s’ feminists who popularized use of the term “Ms.” as a general honorific for women. French… More »


Balls To The Wall For Balmain

By: Julie Gerstein / September 28, 2011

Oh, to be Abby Lee Kershaw, the sometimes-model and blonde muse for this Balmain Spring 2012 collection video. Watch her frolic and run with her Our Mountain bandmates — one of whom happens to be her very attractive boyfriend Matthew Hutchinson. Watch her smile and swing around bus stop poles wearing thousands of dollars i… More »


September 28: What Are We Wearing Today?

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 28, 2011

We’re baccccck! We took a few days off “What Are We Wearing” to focus on relaunching The Frisky on our new blogging platform, but now we are back in biz and lookin’ fine. Or, at least I think we look fine. Anyway, click on to see what we’re wearing today! And tell us: what have… More »


Shonda Rhimes On The “Grey’s Anatomy” Abortion

By: Jessica Wakeman / September 28, 2011

 “I didn’t want to do ‘The Grey’s Anatomy: Abortion Episode.’ Like, that wasn’t the point. I think for me the point is it’s a painful choice that a lot of women have made in their lives and we just wanted to portray it honestly and with a really good conversation that I think started i… More »


George Clooney Vs. Ryan Gosling At The “Ides Of March” Premiere

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 28, 2011

George Clooney and Ryan Gosling put on their fanciest suits and cutest grins for last night’s premiere of “Ides of March,” but I believe there were less friendly feelings afoot. Above, The Gosling pranks the notorious jokester by doodling a mustache on his side of their movie poster. Keep clicking to see how I imagine… More »


Shopping Guide: 10 Super Slate Grey Pieces

By: Julie Gerstein / September 28, 2011

We’re loving slate grey for fall. A darker, richer grey than usual, slate grey is a kicky alternative to basic black. Check out these 10 great slate options after the jump! More »