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Sneak Peek: Target And Neiman Marcus’s Designer Holiday Collaboration

Target and Neiman Marcus are at absolute opposite ends of the retail spectrum, which is all the more reason for them to want to come together, right? Whatever the logic behind their decision to collaborate, we have no complaints, even less so now that we’ve gotten to see each of the 55 items from the…

Rachel Krause / October 20, 2012

Do Not Want: Grandma’s Blanket Pants

Way back in the day, my grandma had a crocheted afghan in her living room that looked exactly like these pants. I used to wrap myself up in it on her cozy couch to watch Nickelodeon while she plied me for family gossip with treats from the candy drawer. I had no idea that one…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / September 25, 2012

Bizarre Love Triangle: Woman Sues Neiman Marcus Over Husband’s Shopping Spree

A Dallas-area man allegedly thought he could have his cake and eat it, too — by purchasing more than a million dollars worth of gifts from Neiman Marcus for his wife and letting his mistress (who worked as a personal shopper at the department store) get the commission on the sale. Now Robert Tennison’s wife…

Julie Gerstein / June 4, 2012

The 7 Most Insane Items In The Neiman Marcus Christmas Book

Is it that time of year again already? It feels like just yesterday we were compiling our holiday wishlists from the greatest of all gift catalogs, the Neiman Marcus Christmas Book. This year’s edition is out and it’s chock full of gifts that will have you arranging your grandma’s death to get your inheritance early.

Rachel Krause / October 26, 2011

An Imagined Conversation With This Model

Model: Hey, can you help me for a second?

Me: Sure.

Model: What does it look like I’m doing?

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / June 24, 2011

Last Call By Neiman Marcus + Designer Goodies = Discounts

Neiman Marcus has entered the off-price retail game with the launch of Last Call Studio, a new retail concept store, and Both entities feature designer fashions and shoes at a large discount from the suggested retail price. But don’t be mistaken, the Last Call items aren’t last year’s cast-offs. The fashions are actually on-trend…

Annika Harris / November 23, 2010

This Is What A Neiman Marcus Plus-Sized Model Looks Like?

I am not plus sized, but my mother is and can cry you a river over the the horrors of the industry, the lack of attractive clothing, and the messed-up sizing. When we were browsing the Neiman Marcus website for her yesterday, I noticed something a bit off—where were all the plus-sized models? For starters,…

Leonora Epstein / August 2, 2010

Like, Really Obvious Fashion

Oh hey, these are leggings, in case you didn’t know. [Neiman Marcus]…

Leonora Epstein / November 3, 2009

Quick Pic: What Has Frosting And Travels Slower Than A Golf Cart?

And I thought those Magnolia cupcakes that the ladies of “Sex and the City” love were expensive? In their book of holiday gift ideas, Neiman Marcus is offering these snazzy cupcake cars. Each car is shaped like a frothy, delicious cupcake, has a 24-volt electric motor and can go seven miles per hour. And each…

Kate Torgovnick/ / October 7, 2009

Quickies!: Halle Berry Is The Sexiest Woman Alive

Halle Berry is Esquire’s Sexiest Woman Alive. “Sexiness is a state of mind — a comfortable state of being,” she said. “It’s about loving yourself in your most unlovable moments.” [AP]
Neiman Marcus is offering his-and-hers life-size Lego sculptures for $60,000 apiece. [WSJ]
Thinking about getting a haircut. Here’s what’s hot for fall. [College Candy]…

Catherine Strawn / October 7, 2008