Posts tagged "spring fashion"

A Spring Dress To Wear Now

There are two problems with unseasonably warm weather in the middle of winter: 1) global warming, duh, and 2) the urge to buy spring dresses months before you’ll actually get any use out of them. Luckily this dress — on sale at American Eagle Outfitters — is a super affordable way to indulge and ca…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 12, 2012

Shopping Guide: 9 Lovely Lace Dresses

We love a hint of lace on a dress or shirt — it’s flirty, romantic and ultra-feminine. And that’s why we’ve gathered 10 pretty dresses with lace detailing and overlays. Try a bit of lace and add some texture to your life (pun intended, of course).

Julie Gerstein / March 10, 2012

Shopping Guide: 10 Sleek Chevron Stripes

Chevron stripes first came into popularity as a design element in coats of arms. These days, though, they’re just considered flattering and slimming clothing patterns. And we’re really digging them for spring. Check out 10 dresses, tops and sweaters featuring the chevron mark.

Julie Gerstein / March 6, 2012

Shopping Guide: 9 Cool Coral Frocks

The weather report says it’s going to be raining for the next week and a half straight, but I don’t care: I’m wearing coral. Did you hear me? This cheery color has voluble punch, dammit! We’ve found nine stunning coral-toned dresses to drown your rain-soaked sorrows in. Let the sun shine, already.

Julie Gerstein / March 4, 2012

Shopping Guide: Lightweight Transitional Jackets

Okay, so it seems like spring is actually coming. We’ve had a few false starts (i.e. the entire winter), but now March is upon us and it’s only a matter of time before we’re breaking out those bathing suits. Just kidding, I won’t be because I hate swimming. I will be breaking out my … cutoffs.

Rachel Krause / March 3, 2012

Shopping Guide: Skinny Jeans In Every Color Of The Rainbow

This spring, I’m all about skinny colored jeans. I’ve already grabbed myself pairs in lemon yellow and coral-red. Right now, I’m rocking them with round-toe pumps and tucked into boots, but come spring and summer, they’ll go perfectly with flat sandals and blouse-y tops. Here are a bunch of traffic-stopping pairs of bright denim i…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 2, 2012

Shopping Guide: 10 Lovely Yellow Dresses

We know it’s going to be little while before it’s officially spring, so why not channel the sunshine with these bright yellow dresses? We’ve picked 10 bright and cheery numbers guaranteed to lift your mood without breaking the bank.

Julie Gerstein / February 29, 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!

Julie Gerstein / February 19, 2012

Sneak Peek: Madewell’s Spring 2012 Collection!

Those lucky Lucky mag broads got an exclusive look at Madewell’s Spring 2012 line, and let me tell you, I am officially salivating. Want. Want. Want. Everything. Starting with the green dress on the left. Check out the full lookbook at the link. [Lucky Mag]…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 14, 2011

Clutch This And Don’t Let Go

Everyone needs a simple leather clutch in their arsenal. This American Apparel medium-sized pouch can fit most of your essentials, plus a small paperback. It comes in so many neutral and punchy colors, like rose bowl and buttercup, that you’ll have a difficult time choosing just one. But at $50, you can afford to pick…

Annika Harris / May 2, 2011

HUDSON: Denim You Can Tolerate In The Summer

Even if you’re a die-hard jeans girl 10 months out of the year, when summer arrives, heavy denim is probably the last thing you reach for. But HUDSON jeans’ spring/summer 2011 collection is denim you can actually tolerate in the heat. Inspired by the culture of Dogtown and Venice, CA in the ’70s, the collectio…

Annika Harris / April 23, 2011

Style Stealer: Solange At The Elle Women In Music Concert

Solange’s ensemble for the Elle Women in Music concert in Hollywood wasn’t met with the best reception. I’m sure her bralette top has something to do with that. However, the ’70s feel of the high-waist pants, long cardigan, and floppy hat is right in step with the sophisticated bohemian vibe this season. Solange’s look would…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / April 15, 2011

Do A Man’s Exposed Ankles Excite You?

Now that the temperature has finally begun to warm up, more men seem to be cuffing their pants. This gives them the opportunity to show off their shoes and gives the overall look a more casual feel. But cuffed pants also expose the ankles, an area of a man’s leg we usually only see if…

Annika Harris / April 15, 2011

Get FREE American Apparel Today Only

This is no April Fool’s Day prank. American Apparel is giving away several items today only. Find the free items (and others that are 20 to 90 percent off) on this page. According to American Apparel, with a minimum purchase of $10, you can select up to five free items, using promo code APRIL1ST. My…

Annika Harris / April 1, 2011

A Wolf In Sheep’s Clothing

It’s really hard to figure out what to wear during the spring months, when the weather can turn from nice to nasty on a dime. That’s why we love Wolf & Harrison’s French Terry Cape, which allows you to brave the elements in a sweet and stylish way. The 100 percent organic cotton cape fill…

Julie Gerstein / March 31, 2011

What Do You Think Of Ivanka Trump Footwear Collection?

Ivanka Trump is building an empire, just like her father Donald. For her latest venture, she teamed up with Marc Fisher for a collection of shoes that will take you from the office to happy hour to the park or the beach. Ivanka says the shoes are made of the best quality materials, but they…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 25, 2011

And The Prize Goes To … The Most Ridiculous (Imagined!) Fashion Hybrid Item

Earlier this week, we asked you to tell us the most ridiculous fashion hybrid item you could imagine, along the lines of jeggings, jorts, shooties, and my contribution to the fashion lexicon, bradigan. The most original and hilarious suggestion would win Gap’s Soft Trench, part of the brand’s spring collection. We’ve picked a winner –…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 4, 2011

Step Into Spring

February fashion mags are already hitting newsstands and even though it’s still the dead of winter, editors are already crowing about the hot trends for Spring 2011. Among them: wedge heels with rope embellishments. Ugh, but how to wear the trend now? These teal round-toe pumps with their subtle jute platform sole are the perfect…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 20, 2011

Video Of Tom Ford’s Spring 2011 Fashion Show

The presentation of Tom Ford’s spring/summer 2011 collection was the most buzzed about fashion show during New York Fashion Week. It was a star-studded affair, but was also extremely exclusive. Only one photographer was allowed to snap photos during the show, so only the fashion elite has seen the glamorous fashions until now.

Annika Harris / January 5, 2011

First Look: I Heart Ronson Spring 2011

We’ve been huge fans of I Heart Ronson, designer Charlotte Ronson’s junior’s line for JCPenney, since 2008 because it features really cute clothes at affordable prices. The spring collection, slated to arrive in JCPenney stores in February, doesn’t disappoint. There are several sweet dresses and shorts that will fit right in with the basics i…

Annika Harris / January 5, 2011