Posts tagged "fashion"

Does Tommy Hilfiger’s Comeback Mark The Return Of Americana Fashions?

Maybe it's just my generation, but I don't ever remember a time when Tommy Hilfiger was considered cool. I was aware that in the not-too distant past, TH designs were pretty classy, but by the time I was style-aware, the brand had already become cheapened into patriotic logo fashions. Basically, no one was going around…

By: Leonora Epstein / May 17, 2010

Are We All Slowly Starting To Dress Like 8-Year-Olds?

Is fashion slowly regressing? Right now, it's all about the '90s floral patterns and Kelly Kapowski-esque Keds. We've even spotted a few skorts here and there. Now one of the latest products to hit American Apparel stores are frilly lace socks. Remember these? We wore these in the third grade, usually to birthday parties with…

By: Leonora Epstein / April 26, 2010

How Exciting Is The Return Of Charles Jourdan?

Pump genius Charles Jourdan was a leader in the shoe biz -- reaching cult status in the '60s and '70s -- until the company slowly suffered from bankruptcy and fell off the map (despite attempts by the Hilton family to revive the label). Now, thanks to Alexandra Neel, best known for her design work with…

By: Leonora Epstein / July 31, 2009