Posts tagged "how to"

How To Salvage Your Nasty Summer Feet

We’ve done a post about maintaining pretty feet. This is not that post. This, rather, is a guide to going apes**t on your feet once you’ve let them get to…

Lily Q | July 19, 2010 - 3:40 pm

Need A Quick Summer Hair How-To For Your Weekend Plans?

Given the recent increase in temperatures and summer’s obvious arrival, I’m searching for any way to tie up my long locks and get them off the nape of my neck,…

Bianca Posterli | July 9, 2010 - 3:50 pm

How To Buy Shorts For Summer

Shorts are a tricky and generally unflattering beast. But when the temperature is pushing 90 and the mere thought of jeans is vomit-inducing, it’s hard not to acknowledge the benefits…

Lily Q | June 19, 2010 - 6:00 pm

How To Do The Summer Sales Right

The one good thing about the ridiculously accelerated pace of fashion is the fact that sales often start soon after the season does. And ladies, sale time is upon us!

Lily Q | June 17, 2010 - 4:50 pm

How To Give Yourself A Great Pedicure

Beauty-wise, there are two really great things about winter: 1) you don’t really have to shave, and 2) the state of your toes is largely irrelevant because they’re so often…

Lily Q | May 27, 2010 - 4:50 pm

How To Ward Off Dry Skin This Summer

If your hometown’s having the same nice, sunny weather we’ve been experiencing in New York City, you’re probably browning a bit and noticing a layer of dead skin dulling your…

Lily Q | May 17, 2010 - 7:30 pm

Style 911: How Do I Pull Off Sparkly Clothing?

I want to buy a few sparkly pieces but I’m not sure how to wear them without looking tacky. Any ideas? — Melanie

Ahh, yes, the age-old “how much…

Lily Q | April 29, 2010 - 7:30 pm

How To Get Your Wedding Announcement In The New York Times

Wedding season is upon us and one of the many items on a bride and groom’s long to-do/wish list may very well include having their wedding announcement published in the…

Wendy Atterberry | April 28, 2010 - 4:20 pm

Style 911: How Do I Wear Short & Fitted Without Looking Slutty?

I wear a lot of longer skirts and dresses and I want to switch things up. I saw this really cool short, tight dress while out shopping the other day

Lily Q | April 23, 2010 - 4:53 pm

How To Get The Tie Dye Trend Right

Apparently tie dye is a full-blown trend at this point; we literally can’t go a day without being visually assaulted by the stuff. Sometimes, the girls we see wearing it…

Lily Q | April 19, 2010 - 8:15 pm

How To Buy Vintage Online

GQ put together what a list of the top 25 vintage shops in the country, and we were sad to see that two of our absolute favorite spots for retro…

Lily Q | April 17, 2010 - 7:00 pm

How To Mix And Match, Hardcore-Style

Model Iekeline Stange is a master of some pretty intense mixing and matching. Her skills are so prodigious, in fact, that Modelinia put together a post on ways to steal…

Lily Q | April 16, 2010 - 12:10 pm

How To Organize Your Accessories

It took me three hours, but I finally tamed the mess of shoes, belts and bags that had been holding my room hostage for weeks. I live in New York,…

Lily Q | April 12, 2010 - 6:00 pm

How To Throw A Kick-Ass Party

Over the weekend I threw a big birthday bash for my husband’s 40th. It was the third party we’ve thrown in the last year — not counting small dinner parties —…

Wendy Atterberry | April 12, 2010 - 4:00 pm

DIY Cartier-Esque Bracelet

We’re fans of this cheap-y, cute take on Cartier’s Charity Love bracelets. So when we saw these copycat bracelets over at P.S. I Made This, we planned a trip to…

Lily Q | April 7, 2010 - 8:00 pm

Style 911: How Do I Accessorize Summer Clothes For Spring?

It’s pretty warm out these days and I kind of want to wear my summer wardrobe. Is it too early? Every time I see girls dressed head to toe for…

Lily Q | April 6, 2010 - 6:30 pm

Style 911: How Do I Buy A First Suit?

I bought this gray pinstriped suit jacket the other day, and I really like it, but it was being sold in the separates section so I couldn’t find the pants…

Lily Q | March 30, 2010 - 8:00 pm

How To Curl Un-Curlable Hair

I’m a self-loathing, straight-haired girl. I tried to hide it for years, but having recently found a hairspray that allows me to maintain some curl, I’ve come out of the…

Lily Q | March 29, 2010 - 5:10 pm

How To Organize Your Gross Old Beauty Products

Nothing will cause you to reevaluate your beauty product stash more than attempting to organize the usually prodigious, crummy mess. Even the most meticulous chick will admit to hiding a…

Erin Flaherty | March 26, 2010 - 3:30 pm

Style Stealer: Preen’s Easy Runway ‘Do

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One of our favorite trends from the fall 2010 runways was the plethora of easy-going hairstyles. The epic, totally un-doable up-do was an…

Lily Q | March 23, 2010 - 7:45 pm