Posts tagged "shopping guide"

Shopping Guide: 12 Totally Springy Accessories

While it might not quite be spring weather, that doesn't mean you can't get warm up your cold weather wardrobe with a few colorful accessories. Bright scarves, necklaces, earrings and belts can help take your outfits from wintery to warm. Check out these cute key pieces!
By: Julie Gerstein / February 28, 2012

Oscar Style Inspiration: Pretty Peplums

Tina Fey and Michelle Williams were two of the best dressed stars at the Academy Awards, and what did their gorgeous gowns have in common? Peplums! What's a peplum, you ask? It's a flared piece of fabric that creates an exaggerated hourglass shape. Peplums are super trendy right now and popping up on everything from…
By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / February 28, 2012

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 the body. Bring sexy back with your, uh, sexy back with these 10 cute little numbers.
By: Julie Gerstein / February 25, 2012

Lingerie-Inspired Dressing Made Easy

Boudoir dressing is undeniably trendy right now, but nobody ever said it was easy to pull off. The concept in and of itself is intimidating — lingerie worn not beneath your clothes, but as your clothes? It's enough to send me straight back to bed. Though runways and catalogues would like us to believe that…
By: Rachel Krause / February 24, 2012

High/Low: 9 Affordable Takes On The Latest Designer Shoes

We've got expensive taste, but don't have the wallet to match. So while we've been salivating over the Spring 2012 shoe collections, it's unlikely that we'll ever be able to afford even a small wedge of a McQueen wedge any time soon. That's why we've done our due diligence and found a vast array of…
By: Julie Gerstein / February 23, 2012

Awesomely Affordable: 10 Items Under $50 From ASOS

ASOS has one of the most extensive selections of any online retailer, which is great, but it can also a bit daunting. To help you sort through the infinite options, we picked 10 of our favorite bright, springy pieces for 50 bucks or less. Click through to check 'em out!
By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / February 23, 2012

30 Chic & Artsy-Fartsy Pieces From Marni For H&M

A sign that I am not a real "fashion" person is that I do not generally like or appreciate the Italian label Marni. And if you don't gush and die over Marni then you cannot really be considered a fashion person. I think it's in the rule book. But that's fine by me because I…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 20, 2012

Shopping Guide: 10 Perfect Plaid Pieces

Plaid. Why not pepper your wardrobe with a couple of plaid pieces? Pair a plaid shirt with dark wash jeans, or a plaid dress with solid black tights. Tartan -- don't tart -- it up!
By: Julie Gerstein / February 19, 2012

Awesomely Affordable: 10 Pieces Under $50 From Loft

I've always felt like I should love Loft, since its whole angle is trendy basics for 20somethings, but whenever I go in there I find the stock a little too, well, basic. When I perused the site today though, I was pleasantly surprised. I found 10 awesome pieces in fun colors and classic cuts, and…
By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / February 15, 2012

Valentine’s Day Shopping Guide: Anti-Love Accessories

We're all for heart prints and red ruffles, but we can definitely appreciate the more cynical side of love. If you're in a darker mood this Valentine's Day, check out these six irreverent accessories that are decidedly anti-love...
By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / February 12, 2012

Shopping Guide: Sexy Sheer & Lace Tights

Sometimes all an outfit needs to ramp up the sex appeal is a pair of great sheer tights or hosiery. Highlight your incredible gams with one of the lacy, sexy or sheer pairs we've found.
By: Julie Gerstein / February 11, 2012

Sexy Style Stealer: Suspender Tights

Am I the only person out there who thinks that semi-opaque black tights are worlds sexier than bare legs? I know, it's weird, but the sheer fact of hosiery is sexy in and of itself. Black tights are slimming, warm for the cooler seasons, and can pull any look together in a matter of seconds.
By: Rachel Krause / February 10, 2012

The Foolproof Valentine’s Day Gift Guide

Disclaimer: I have very little interest in Valentine's Day. I'll admit, the idea of it is nice, and the Valentine's cup from Starbucks is maybe the cutest thing ever, but my appreciation for the "holiday" ends right about there. I never even really think about it, and when the day rolls around, I'm none…
By: Rachel Krause / February 8, 2012

Shopping Guide: 35 Shoes To Pump Up Your Winter Wardrobe!

One of the people behind the scenes at The Frisky is our General Manager Mina Lux. Mina is insane in a really wonderful way, best illustrated by the fact that, no matter what the weather is outside -- I'm talking rain, hail, blizzard, flood, ice storm, whatever -- she is in sky-high, platform heels. So whe…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 6, 2012

Shopping Guide: Heart Light City

Valentine's Day is almost upon us, and whether you've got a boo or not, it's clear you're about to be inundated with tons of hearts and flowers. So why not beat the holiday at its own game and don a heart-covered sweater or bangle? V-Day, you're about to get served.
By: Julie Gerstein / February 5, 2012

Shopping Guide: 10 Divine Pieces Of Druzy Jewelry

What's a druzy, you ask? Strange name, yes, but it makes it easier to put a label on what I previously referred to as "the inside-geode sparkles." Druzies, or drusies, are the tiny quartz crystals that form within or on the surface of other previously deposited stones and minerals. They're beautifully eye-catching and they capture…
By: Rachel Krause / February 4, 2012

Shopping Guide: 7 Stylish Plus-Size Blazers

A blazer is one of the few pieces of clothing that can transition effortlessly from workday to date night to casual weekend. It's also a super flattering choice for curvy women: the nipped-in waist highlights an hourglass silhouette. Here are 7 stylish plus size blazers that will look amazing with pencil skirts, jeans, or a…
By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / February 2, 2012

5 Purchases I’m Going To Make This Year That Will Make Me Feel Rich

The key to not feeling poor, I've discovered, is choosing the right things to spend your money on. I skip cable and splurge on fancy dinners. I deny myself cab rides so I can get weekly pedicures. It's all about making financial choices that make me feel good. If you are reading this right now,…
By: Ami Angelowicz / January 29, 2012

Shopping Guide: 12 Ways To Brighten Up This Winter With Neon

Yesterday, I wandered into the Gap and was instantly blinded by the array of brilliantly bright items they had for sale. Seriously, does anything snap you out of the haze a cloudy and cold day can bring as well as a shock of neon? This is what I told myself as I bought the first…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 26, 2012

Ask A Stylist: What Pieces Do I Really Need To Buy?

Earlier this week stylist Stefany Mohebban raided my closet and helped me find some hot, new looks hiding in my existing wardrobe. While she was working magic on my wardrobe, I asked her to take a peek and tell me what I was missing. I always try to shop for stuff…
By: Ami Angelowicz / January 20, 2012
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