Posts tagged "qvc"

Watch As QVC Host Cassie Slane Faints On Live TV

It's never a good time to faint. But it's particularly inconvenient whilst performing open heart surgery, cleaning the alligator pen at the zoo, and hosting a live program on QVC. So it sucks to be Cassie Slane, a guest who passed out while hawking child-safe Android tablets on a recent program. Slane gets a slurry,…

By: Jessica Wakeman / October 9, 2012

In A Strange World Where Vogue Italia Takes Over The Home Shopping Network

In this clip from Vogue Italia, the mag imagines what might happen if QVC were to go really, really ridiculously upscale. The video is a companion piece to Vogue Italia's January cover, shot by Stephen Meisel, and features models Joan Small, Karlie Kloss, Natasha Poly and Caroline Trentin decked in collections from Chanel, Gucci, Alexander…

By: Julie Gerstein / January 9, 2012

Report: Kardashians Gear Produced In “Brutal” Sweatshops

Several brands associated with the Kardashian Klan are being investigated for ties with sweatshop labor. According to Charles Kernaghan, the executive director of the Institute for Global Labour and Human Rights, "The Kardashians are in bed with some pretty bad people," who are keeping workers "abused and virtually imprisoned."…

By: Julie Gerstein / December 21, 2011

“Mad Men” Designer Janie Bryant Unveils Spring QVC Collection

Betty Draper, eat your jealous heart out. "Mad Men" costume designer Janie Bryant is unveiling her latest MOD collection for QVC as part of the shopping network's Academy Awards-themed red-carpet show from Los Angeles on Feb. 26 Bryant gave StyleList a sneak peek of some looks before the show's premiere. One look at her lace…

By: StyleList Home / February 24, 2011

WTF: QVC Is Already Celebrating Christmas

Seriously, people? It's not even September, but QVC has already started pushing Christmas merchandise and has decked out its homepage with seasonal cheer. Can we please put the holiday shopping craze on hold until, like October? At least? Help us, Santa! Help! [QVC]…

By: Leonora Epstein / August 25, 2010

A First Look At Janie Bryant’s “Mad Men” Collection

Though Janie Bryant's "Mad Men"-inspired collection for QVC isn't set to launch until the end of September, a few preview pictures just hit the internet in order to fuel our desire to dress like Betty Draper. Of the five items, there's a selection of two jackets -- one of which is reversible -- and a…

By: Bianca Posterli / July 16, 2010

Return To The ’50s With Janie Bryant’s “Mad Men” Style

While you wait for Don Draper's cigarette-smoking, alcohol-swilling hotness to return, the costume designer for "Mad Men" devised a solution to cure your withdrawal. After dressing Joan, Betty, and the boys in vintage designs for the past few seasons, Janie Bryant decided to launch her very own collection for QVC, obviously inspired by her work…

By: Bianca Posterli / July 9, 2010

Ready To Take On The Grandma Chic Look?

Grandma chic is officially back on the style map, so it's time to dig through grandma's closet or head to your local thrift go-tos. But for those of us who have a phobia of vintage stores and pre-worn clothes, Liza Minnelli has the solution, with a fashion line for QVC! Her collection of clothing and…

By: Bianca Posterli / May 27, 2010

QVC Re-Sells Used Cosmetics?

Do you shop QVC for your cosmetics? If so, you might want to inspect your purchases carefully for signs of use. A thread posted a few days ago on QVC's Beauty Banter forum debates this issue. The original commenter said she received a used Perricone kit, and a few others echoed similar stories: "I just…

By: Leonora Epstein / April 27, 2010

Get Smithsonian-Style Gems On QVC This Fall

Here's a fashion pairing we didn't see coming. The Smithsonian Institution has licensed its amazing 375,000-specimen National Gem and Mineral Collection, which includes the famous Hope Diamond and Marie Antoinette earrings, to QVC. The TV shopping network's jewelry line based on the National Museum of National History's baubles will launch this fall, and curators will…

By: Catherine Strawn / April 10, 2010

QVC And HSN Are Awesome!

People often laugh at me when I tell them I shop on QVC and HSN, but little do they know, both of these shopping networks have awesome fashions, handbags, jewelry and makeup. Plus, you can pay in installments for some items, and they'll ship the item before you're even finished paying.

By: Annika Harris / February 22, 2009

Where is Chloe Dao Now?

After each season's finale, you only hear bits and pieces about what former Runway contestants are doing, even past winners. But pretty soon Chloe Dao is going to blow up. In the near future her designs will be sold at stores around the country, not just at Lot8 in Texas, and right now you ca…

By: Catherine Strawn / March 31, 2008