Posts tagged "shopping"

Oops! A Checkout Error Scored My Friend Two Free Dresses!

This weekend, I went shopping with a friend of mine, doing what I do best, i.e. encouraging her to buy everything she looked cute in (and vice versa, although I…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 24, 2012 - 2:20 pm

Fall Must Haves: 11 Pretty-As-A-Painting Baroque Pieces

Think baroque, with its shadowy drama, rich colors, and exaggerated opulence, is best left in 17th century Europe? Think again: the grand, flourishing stylization is experiencing a revival, and not…

Rachel Krause | September 23, 2012 - 12:00 pm

Fall Must Haves: 10 Oxblood Pieces (They’re Less Scary Than They Sound)

Flip open any fashion magazine this season and I guarantee it will declare fall’s hottest color as oxblood. Not human blood, not cow blood, not goat blood, not any of

Rachel Krause | September 21, 2012 - 3:00 pm

Free Stuff Alert! Get A $15 Gap Gift Card With Wrapp

Do you like free stuff? Me too! That’s why I’m super stoked about this new smart phone app called Wrapp. Wrapp is a simple tool that allows you to give…

Julie Gerstein | September 12, 2012 - 5:20 pm

It’s Here! Anna Dello Russo’s Gorgeously Gilded Accessories Collection For H&M

It was only a matter of time before Vogue Japan editor-at-large and totally OTT fashionista Anna Dello Russo got to put her medal of approval on a line of her…

Rachel Krause | September 11, 2012 - 12:20 pm

Must Haves: 10 Pairs Of Versatile Fall-Ready Shorts

Ah, don’t you just love that weird in-between-seasons weather when it’s too hot to wear pants and too unpredictable/chance of rain-y to bust out the sundresses? Yeah, me neither. With…

Rachel Krause | September 8, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Style Stealer: Jessica Hart Takes A Stylish City Walk With Puppy Floyd

Jessica Hart is best known in the modeling world for her trademark gap teeth, her laid-back Australian style, and oh, the notorious bar brawl that involved boyfriend Stavros Niachros getting…

Rachel Krause | September 1, 2012 - 11:00 am

Must Haves: 10 Watches $150 And Under For Keeping Time In Style

When it comes to watches, my priority is not being on time — in fact, I’ve worn my fair share of broken vintage versions just for the look of them.

Rachel Krause | August 31, 2012 - 4:00 pm

Makeup Bag: 8 Essential Products For Holding On To Summer All Year Long

I hate to admit it, but the calendar doesn’t lie: September is approaching, and fast. It seems like just yesterday we were gearing up for spring, which turned out to…

Rachel Krause | August 27, 2012 - 9:00 am

Must Haves: 7 Tiny Makeup Bags For Your Everyday Essentials

Finding yourself out in public looking decidedly worse for the wear and without access to your trusted array of makeup is a total nightmare. It’s hard not to panic when,…

Rachel Krause | August 26, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Must Haves: 10 Unfussy White Tank Tops To Pair Perfectly With Everything

Despite my best efforts, I must own up to the fact that all I really want to wear is black jeans and loose white tank tops. You’ve witnessed my attempted

Rachel Krause | August 23, 2012 - 4:00 pm

Girl Talk: In Defense Of Retail Therapy

I have seen a therapist off and on since my first panic attack at age 14. Talk therapy (and the delightful mood-soothing properties of 20 mg of Lexapro) are the…

Jessica Wakeman | August 23, 2012 - 12:00 pm

Anthropologie Makes Their First Foray Into Beauty With An Exclusive Lipstick Line

Anthropologie gives me a complex. I walk in and I’m like, “I want this life,” which turns into “Does anyone actually have this life?,” which quickly becomes “Why is this…

Rachel Krause | August 23, 2012 - 8:30 am

The Ineffable Charm Of Lana Del Rey’s H&M Photoshoot

I don’t know why, but I picture Lana Del Rey as having the personality and the voice of Kristen Wiig’s “Saturday Night Live” character “Sexy Shanna” — the “sexy” secretary…

Julie Gerstein | August 19, 2012 - 2:00 pm

Must Haves: 10 Pairs Of Short-Heeled Booties Perfect For Any Occasion

I’m five feet tall, okay? Let’s just get it out in the open there. And while I don’t find heels to be terribly uncomfortable, I do find them to be…

Rachel Krause | August 19, 2012 - 1:00 pm

5 Occasions In Which I Have Completely Wasted My Hard-Earned Money

Yesterday, I finally did something that I had been meaning to do for awhile: I walked into a Crunch Gym and canceled my membership. Which I had been paying for,…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 14, 2012 - 12:00 pm

Frisky Rant: Rude Salespeople Can Really Ruin Your Day

Call it the “Pretty Woman” syndrome: When a salesperson at a store is too snotty or insolent for words. Whether we’re talking Urban Outfitters or Louis Vuitton, a snotty, bitchy,…

Julie Gerstein | August 10, 2012 - 2:00 pm

Makeup Bag: 7 Low-Maintenance Beauty Products For The Laziest Of Makeup Lovers

Individual makeup routines, and reasons for wearing makeup, vary. I wear makeup because, well, I don’t like the way my face looks without it.Gwen Stefani wears makeup so that her

Rachel Krause | August 10, 2012 - 10:00 am

Lucky Magazine Set To Become An Even Bigger Drain On Your Credit Card

I guess the “want” stickers in the front of the magazine just weren’t cutting it anymore — on August 17th, Lucky will launch, the shopping and style glossy’s first…

Rachel Krause | August 9, 2012 - 1:40 pm

Murad Intensive-C Radiance Peel Won’t Strip You Of Your Hard-Earned Cash

Exfoliation is one of the most important things you can do for your skin, but the approach has changed immensely over the past couple of years. Whereas a simple scrub…

Rachel Krause | August 8, 2012 - 2:20 pm
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