Have you watched the new “Say Yes to the Dress”? The one in Atlanta? At one point, a bride tries on a gown she can’t afford, and the saleswoman opines the bride “has champagne taste and a beer pocketbook.” My purse isn’t made out of an old Bud can or anything, but if I shop at the Gap, why do I dream of expensive things? Like this blue acrylic and silver spiked cuff by Burberry that costs $215? Do you have champagne taste but a beer budget? Keep reading »
A pretty crystal vase is all well and good, but something a little more fun is often in order. These homme/femme vases are both cute and cheeky, turning the classic man and woman bathroom symbols on their heads by associating them with something pretty and lovely-smelling instead of, well, toilets. You can buy them separately or together to create a pretty little flower couple.
Looks like “officewear” is becoming a thing. (Guess the fashion industry always needs new marketing tactics, right?) Not too long ago, Alexander Wang came out with an officewear line, which would have been an awesome substitute for the slightly blah wares from the Ann Taylors of the world were it not for the super high price points. (However, that’s Wang for ya. It’s to be expected.) Keep reading »
Fashion photographer Steven Meisel has never been one to shy away from melding hot button topics and high-end style shoots. His latest story for Vogue Italy, “Water & Oil,” is no exception. This time around, he shot model Kristen McMenamy covered in oil in a clear homage to the BP oil spill. On the one hand, he dares to shoot models doing something other than skipping down the sidewalk. On the other hand, is a well-clad model slathered in fake crude oil posed on the rocks a beautiful sight to behold? See more of the pics after the jump. Keep reading »
Captain Pedi to the rescue! Some geeky chick made this Marvel superhero-themed pedicure. [BuzzFeed] Keep reading »
Because there’s no way sneakers and boots would willingly get together, right? Juicy Couture must have forced them into it. [Shopbop] Keep reading »