Hey there, ravenous readers! My growling belly and I are pleased to announce that, because cooking is fun and food is good, for the next two weeks, The Frisky will be all about “Gettin’ Bitchin’ In The Kitchen” at The Frisky! What does that mean? Well, first off, we’ll be featuring essays and funny/informative lists related to food and cooking, how to stock your kitchen with all the supplies you’ll need to take your culinary skills from “burnt toast” to “rockin’ pot roast,” and, of course, tons of recipes, including, I hope, your own. So, got a recipe that you want to share with us and your fellow Frisky readers? After the jump, find out how! Keep reading »
Did you get dressed up for Halloween this year? We want to see! Email your Halloween pics to email@example.com OR post them to The Frisky’s Facebook page – we’ll put together a slideshow of reader Halloween pics to appear on the site later today or early tomorrow. Above, a slideshow of a bunch of Frisky reader Halloween costumes from last year, and after the jump, even more. So don’t forget to send us a photo of your costume (firstname.lastname@example.org) so you can be included in this year’s slideshow! Keep reading »
Puffer vests have become a winter weekend wear uniform, but we’re determined to bring them beyond the weekend into the workweek. With a few sophisticated and polished additions, a puffer vest can be appropriate for strolling in and out of work and looking funky and edgy for a date. Check out the work and date looks we created that highlight a puffer vest. Keep reading »
This year, as in every year, there was an absence of plus-sized women at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week, which gave the organizers of Full-Figured Fashion two options: either lie down and take it, or fight back. They decided to fight back, and organized their own incredible Full-Figured Fashion Week, featuring a slew of fashion shows, runway competitions and sales tailored to the plus-size consumer. Vice’s report on the event, hosted quizically by waif-thin Charlet Duboc, chronicles the week’s events — and the rather unkind feelings non-plus-size women have toward toward their full-figured counterparts.
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Happy Halloween! Seriously, I cannot believe Halloween is not over yet. That explains why none of us are dressed up as anything other than our freezing selves today (the office heat has been off). Click on to see what we’re wearing instead of Halloween costumes…
“Make Friends with Your Hair” is the aptly-named title of Dove’s recent survey that found that only 7 percent of 1,000 women actually love their hair. That’s a really sad statistic, but not all that surprising, because hair is a big friggin’ deal for women. Shockingly though, given the politics surrounding our hair, black women were twice as likely to vote that they love their hair than white women. Keep reading »