Posts tagged "clothing"

Frisky Reads: Cintra Wilson, Fear And Clothing & The Politics Of Fashion

Cintra Wilson, former New York Times critical shopper and author of Fear and Clothing: Unbuckling American Style, wants to help you get laid. She won’t accompany you to a bar or…

Megan Reynolds | September 23, 2015 - 12:05 pm

American Apparel To Finally Sell Clothes Instead Of Vaginas

American Apparel, your one-stop shop for mesh bralettes and pants marketed to adult women but sized for children, is having an image crisis. Disgraced CEO Dov Charney is a proven…

Megan Reynolds | June 10, 2015 - 5:00 pm

8 Rad Pieces From My Brand Soul Mate, Fly Art For Rad

Fly Art is the Tumblr brainchild of two women, Gisella and Toni, who have the art history background and pop cultural investment to be able to humorously pair classic artworks…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | December 12, 2014 - 10:30 am

Girl Talk: How Dressing “Ugly” Helped Me Through A Breakup

For a period of time after I broke up with the man I’d been dating for four years, all I wore was black. I mourned the relationship by donning a

Jean Ho | November 3, 2014 - 12:00 pm

The Biggest Problem With The ‘Rape Is A Snuggle’ T-Shirt Is That It Was Ever Made

There is offensive clothing that you wonder what the design team’s questionable inspiration was when they were creating a collection, and then there are garments that are so blatantly offensive…

The Gloss | September 24, 2014 - 4:15 pm

‘Tis The Season For Large Corporations To Steal From From Illustrators

Another day, another artist accusing larger corporations of stealing her work. Today it’s cartoonist and illustrator Gemma Correll, whose pug-heavy doodles you may recognize from her “Pugs Not Drugs” paraphernalia

Jessica Wakeman | December 4, 2013 - 4:30 pm

Be The Talk Of Your Ugly Christmas Sweater Party This Year

If you’re the type who finds joy in getting in on the ugly sweater game come mid-December, listen up: a company called Digital Dudz has just taken your humble holiday…

Rachel Krause | December 4, 2013 - 4:00 pm

Wildfang Means “Tomboy” In German and Hot In Every Language

Hard to believe, I know, but not every woman wants to be a girly-girl. While feminine fashions do it for many, some girls just wanna dress a little tomboy. Enter…

Julie Gerstein | February 5, 2013 - 1:40 pm

26 Sexy Celebs In See-Through Sheer Clothes

Sheer clothing is a sexy, revealing way to dress, but if you’re not careful, you can show juusssst a little too much. Not that that’s necessarily a bad thing; if…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 15, 2012 - 12:00 pm

Hats And A Leather Jacket, Carved From Wood

Artist Fraser Smith will carve you a whole outfit if if you let him. The Natchez, Mississippi-based master carver has a special skill set — he makes realistic-looking clothes and

Julie Gerstein | August 21, 2012 - 2:40 pm

Must Haves: 10 Perfect Pieces From Oasis

Oasis Clothing is synonymous with refined British style, and is one of our favorite imports from across the pond. Oasis’s style is classic and pretty, but never stuffy. We’ve picked…

Julie Gerstein | August 12, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Father’s Day Gift Guide: 9 Products To Pamper Your Dad

Father’s Day is around the corner, and we’ve got all the best products to pamper and relax your dad. Remember all those years he put up with your horrible music…

Julie Gerstein | June 12, 2012 - 3:00 pm

Kate Middleton’s Fave Store L.K. Bennett Expands In The U.S.

Some of us are not fans of Kate Middleton’s style, which Julie referred to as “on the mumsy, conservative ‘I shop at Talbots and Ann Taylor’ side.” I don’t dispute…

Jessica Wakeman | March 24, 2012 - 5:00 pm

This Is Obviously The Best Way To Celebrate Black History Month

So much WTFery in one little flier: an elementary school class in Waxhaw, North Carolina, sent home this grammatically incorrect flier with students asking them to dress in “African American…

Jessica Wakeman | March 22, 2012 - 8:30 am

Do Not Want: Loin Cloth Belt

This might look like a leftover from the costume department of a Capital One viking commercial, but it’s actually a “Peplum Waist Belt” by BCBG Max Azria. Apparently you’re supposed…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | February 19, 2012 - 4:00 pm

Style Resolution: Dress For My Booty

I’ve never been a woman who thought about my figure and how to flatter it. From puberty onward, I luckily had a slim frame and an hourglass figure that made…

Jessica Wakeman | January 17, 2012 - 10:00 am

H&M’s “Girl With the Dragon Tattoo” Collection Is As Much of a Dystopian Nightmare as You’d Expect

So, let me get this straight: The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo is about a woman attempting to outrun a sadistic rapist and solve a murder, so naturally you’d want…

Julie Gerstein | December 3, 2011 - 1:00 pm

Girl Talk: How I Got Rid Of Half My Clothes And Found My Sanity

I have always been a hoarder at heart, prone to messiness and clutter. Remember on “Arrested Development” when Lucille Bluth is watching that news story about the mother who drove…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | December 1, 2011 - 12:00 pm

Poll: Would You Let Your Man Dress You?

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Ami Angelowicz | September 14, 2011 - 11:40 am