Posts tagged "dresses"

A Spring Dress To Wear Now

There are two problems with unseasonably warm weather in the middle of winter: 1) global warming, duh, and 2) the urge to buy spring dresses months before you’ll actually get…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 12, 2012 - 11:40 am

Shopping Guide: 9 Lovely Lace Dresses

We love a hint of lace on a dress or shirt — it’s flirty, romantic and ultra-feminine. And that’s why we’ve gathered 10 pretty dresses with lace detailing and overlays.

Julie Gerstein | March 10, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Shopping Guide: 10 Sleek Chevron Stripes

Chevron stripes first came into popularity as a design element in coats of arms. These days, though, they’re just considered flattering and slimming clothing patterns. And we’re really digging them…

Julie Gerstein | March 6, 2012 - 4:00 pm

Shopping Guide: 9 Cool Coral Frocks

The weather report says it’s going to be raining for the next week and a half straight, but I don’t care: I’m wearing coral. Did you hear me? This cheery…

Julie Gerstein | March 4, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Shopping Guide: 10 Lovely Yellow Dresses

We know it’s going to be little while before it’s officially spring, so why not channel the sunshine with these bright yellow dresses? We’ve picked 10 bright and cheery numbers…

Julie Gerstein | February 29, 2012 - 4:00 pm

Shopping Guide: 10 Beautiful Backless Dresses

It’s not quite spring yet, but that doesn’t mean that you can’t hide a backless dress underneath a cardigan or sweater. These open-backed dresses highlight an oft-forgotten sexy part of…

Julie Gerstein | February 25, 2012 - 1:00 pm

A Straight-Up Sexy Dress

Everyone talks about how every woman needs a Little Black Dress in her closet, but may we propose a necessity of our own? The Sexy F**kin’ Dress, SFD for short. The…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 24, 2012 - 11:40 am

Don’t Show-cha Your Chocha

Mini dresses have been trendy for the past few seasons, but the truth is hemlines have been steadily rising for years. These days leggings are pants and shirts are dresses…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | January 19, 2012 - 2:00 pm

New Year’s Eve Style Inspiration #1: The Human Disco Ball

New Year’s Eve means a lot of things: reflection, rebirth, resolutions, parties, flirting, champagne singing, and perhaps most importantly, SEQUINS. Add a little festive sparkle to your outfit this weekend…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | December 27, 2011 - 4:00 pm

Awesomely Affordable: 50 Cute Long-Sleeve Dresses Under $50

You’ve been sooooo good all holiday season, spending your hard-earned cash on gifts for friends and family. Isn’t it about time you splurged on a little something-something for yourself? Yeah,…

Julie Gerstein | December 20, 2011 - 1:20 pm

Shopping Guide: Your Sexy New Year’s Eve Dress

Stop what you’re doing. Do you have your New Year’s Eve planned yet? Do you know what you’re wearing, at least? If not, take a look at these gorgeous party…

Julie Gerstein | December 20, 2011 - 10:00 am

Shopping Guide: 7 Sexy Plus-Size Sequined Dresses

The season of holiday parties is upon us. What better time to ditch the predictable LBD and highlight your curves with a fabulous sequin dress? We found seven sparkling show-stoppers…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | December 12, 2011 - 2:00 pm

Shopping Guide: 10 Hot Holiday Dresses

Picking the perfect holiday party dress is important. Not just any flouncy dress will do. You’re going to want something that’s at least marginally festive, sexy, but also not too…

Julie Gerstein | December 11, 2011 - 1:00 pm

Sure, Why Not: Teen Makes Dress From 4,000 Tea Bags

The latest entry in the Dresses Made From Wacky Fabrics category: 16-year-old Suraya Mohd Zairin, from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, won an eco contest by fashioning a dress out of more…

Julie Gerstein | December 8, 2011 - 3:20 pm

Perfect Dresses Made Of Paper

Artist Susan Stockwell makes intricate, gorgeous dresses out of paper goods, like maps and sheets of currency. The dresses mimic colonial styles, and reflect her interests in ecology, geo-politics, mapping,…

Julie Gerstein | November 20, 2011 - 10:00 am

Ladylike Lace Done Right

Lace — especially white or cream lace — has the tendency to look either childish or totally matronly. Surely it isn’t that hard to make, say, a lacy frock for a mature…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 26, 2011 - 11:40 am

A Wilma Flintstone-Approved Bedrock Dress

Getting sexy doesn’t require your ensemble to be tight and revealing. Subtly will get you much farther in the long run. But don’t think your sexy look has to be…

Annika Harris | October 25, 2011 - 11:40 am

Inspiration Board: Wearing A Maxi Dress For Fall

Look at Olivia Wilde trying to be all incognito in the photo above. It’s okay, Liv, we’re paying more attention to your early fall look than you, actually. Why are…

Annika Harris | August 27, 2011 - 2:00 pm

Breaking News: The New York Times Discovers Women Wear Dresses

Fresh off their discovery that people breathe air and women enjoy staring at Ryan Gosling’s abs, the New York Times style section has apparently uncovered that women love to wear…

Julie Gerstein | July 21, 2011 - 2:40 pm

Take It To The Max

Let me tell you a secret: sometimes, when I am feeling supremely lazy, I will wear a maxi dress all day long and then sleep in it that night. I…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 9, 2011 - 12:40 pm