Posts tagged "accessory"

Must Haves: 12 Super Satchel Bags

When you think of a satchel bag, does it conjure up images of Kevin Costner in “The Postman”? Or is that just me? Either way, I do love a good satchel bag. It makes me feel so … pioneer-y, and adds a little bit of tomboy chic to any outfit. Check out these 12 great…

Julie Gerstein / February 13, 2013

Must Haves: 9 Cool, Cozy, Chunky Knit Scarves

Sorry to break it to you, but winter is going to keep happening for another few months. Isn’t it time you updated your outerwear wardrobe? Even if you don’t feel like shelling out for a new coat, why not get a nice new chunky knit scarf? We’ve got nine warm and cozy options for you…

Julie Gerstein / January 10, 2013

Must Haves: 12 Bags In Every Hue Under The Sun

We’re all about finding innovative ways to jazz up an outfit (yes, I just said “jazz up an outfit”). One way to get a little extra mileage out of what you’ve already got is to pair what you’re wearing with a colorful bag. So we’ve selected 12 cute bags — in a variety of shape…

Julie Gerstein / December 24, 2012

Awesomely Affordable: 12 Statement Rings For $31 Or Less

A good, chunky, bold statement ring can make all the difference. Sometimes it just gives you an extra bit of confidence and sass to have a bright, heavy ring adorning your finger. So we’ve picked 12 gorgeous statement rings — all under a very reasonable $31 — to dress up your holiday outfits.

Julie Gerstein / December 23, 2012

Must Haves: 10 Awesome Emerald Green Pieces

As we’ve mentioned, emerald green is going to loom large in the style consciousness this next year, at least according to the folks at Pantone. To prevent you from going green with envy (of green stuff), we’ve put together this guide to jewelry and clothes in our new favorite hue.

Julie Gerstein / December 8, 2012

Lenny Kravitz Is Being Attacked By A Scarf

Help! Won’t somebody help? Lenny Kravitz was seen being threateningly swaddled by a large scarf. A scarf so immense that is almost touches the ground when he walks. He’s clearly in danger. Either that, or he mistakenly wore a couch throw. [Photo: Pacific Coast News]

Julie Gerstein / November 27, 2012

Awesomely Affordable: Colorful Party-Ready Clutches Under $50

After you shake off that Thanksgiving food coma, you’ll have a season full of holiday parties to contend with. And why not be party perfect with a cute and colorful clutch? These purses are an ideal edition to your festive party dress. Click through to check ‘em out!

Julie Gerstein / November 22, 2012

Must Haves: 9 Pieces Of Hand Jewelry

Last week, we showed you how to wear body jewelry; this week, we’ve decided to highlight hand harnesses and hand jewelry. If you’re bored of your standard bracelets and rings, try a hand harness — worn alone or over a glove — for some added bling.

Julie Gerstein / October 5, 2012

Must Haves: 9 Hot Head Scarves

I’m currently in the midst of the majorly infuriating process of growing my hair out and I am getting increasingly frustrated with my mid-length, stupid bob haircut. In order to cope with the complete shitshow that is my hair right now, I’ve taken to wearing scarves as head wraps. Only problem? They make me look…

Julie Gerstein / October 3, 2012

All The Weird Hats At Fashion Week

Now that Paris Fashion Week is winding down, we can reflect back on the weeks and weeks of runway shows, designer spotlights and trend forecasting. But before we close the chapter entirely on the Spring/Summer 2013 season, let’s take a look at some of the bizarre headwear that made its way down the runway thi…

Julie Gerstein / October 2, 2012

Shopping Guide: 10 Neat Neon Bags

Neon accessories are a simple way to amp up your outfit and add a spark to what you’re wearing. You can go full neon, or choose a bag that’s got neon detailing if you don’t want to attract too much attention. Either way, neon’s destined to big big this fall — and is sure to…

Julie Gerstein / April 21, 2012

Sustainable Style: 8 Bags From Rising Tide Fair Trade

Virginia Dooley and Nicole Jones started their line of fair trade bags, Rising Tide, after traveling around the world and meeting artisans working with exotic and unique textiles. Their bags are Fair Trade Federation-certified and Green America-approved, and a percentage of the profits are donated to philanthropic programs that educate and equip underserved young wome…

Julie Gerstein / April 17, 2012

Givenchy Gives Good Nose Ring

Ricardo Tisci’s Fall 2012 menswear collection for Givenchy was dominated by a red and black palette, skirts (for dudes), leggings — and large, gaudy, and rather ostentatious nose rings. The show — with its star decals and leather jackets — had a bit of a ’90s vibe, and the nose rings certainly add to that.

Julie Gerstein / January 23, 2012

Awesome Affordable Etsy Find: 10 Cute Lady Bow Ties

Lately we’re feeling bow ties, especially as worn by the super cool Janelle Monae. The key to wearing a bow tie is balance. Rocking a bright red number? Then keep the rest of your outfit neutral. A polka dot bow tie? Go for a solid shirt and dark pants. One fun option: if you’re wearing…

Julie Gerstein / December 26, 2011

A Chic & Spooky Halloween Headband

When the clock strikes midnight on October 1st all my Halloween-obsessed friends begin their holiday decorating, and they don’t stop until October 31st. And you know what? God bless ‘em — their dedication is inspiring and their Halloween parties are epic. But for those of us who prefer a more subtle approach to the holiday…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / October 7, 2011