Posts tagged "styling"

10 Styling Tips For People Who Are Wearing Their Clothes All Wrong

If there’s anything I’ve learned from trolling Pinterest, flipping through the J. Crew catalogs that stuff my mailbox every week and ogling stylish women on the streets of New York City, it’s that I apparently have no idea how to dress myself. I mean, I learned how to dress myself as a kid — step right

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 15, 2014

One Skirt, Worn Three Ways

We’ve long been obsessed with leather (or faux-leather) pieces for fall and winter — there’s no other material in the world that has quite the same edgy, effortless downtown appeal. Plus, it’s warm! A pleated black leather skirt is the perfect versatile accoutrement for the season’s wardrobe. It can go cute and casual with a…

By: Rachel Krause / November 15, 2012

6 Super Easy Hairstyles For Shoulder-Length Hair

Shoulder-length hair is flattering and easy to maintain, but it can be a bit of a tricky length, style-wise. Intricate updos require longer hair, while short styles don’t utilize the hair you’ve got. Still, there’s no need to resign yourself to a lifetime of wash-and-go. Click through for five super cute (and most importantly, super…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / January 13, 2012

What’s Taylor Jacobson Up To These Days?

Thanks to previews, we already know that when the new season of “The Rachel Zoe Project” begins, a few details will emerge regarding Taylor Jacobson’s departure from Rachel’s empire. But since leaving Zoe’s clutches, Taylor set up her own company, hired an assistant and interns, got busy, and is building her own brand name. Much…

By: Bianca Posterli / July 15, 2010

Beauty How-To: French Braid Your Hair

The boho-chic look never goes out of style, probably because it is easy and low maintenance. The key to laid back hair is a french braid, which looks cool on its own, as a built-in headband, or a ponytail accessory.

By: Lauren Panariello / February 9, 2010

Beauty How-To: Wash Your Hair

Lather, rinse and repeat. If only washing your hair was that simple. To get those shiny, bouncy locks you see on TV, you need to know what top hairstylists know. How often should you wash your hair? How much shampoo should you use? Should you rinse your hair with warm water or cold? We’ve got…

By: The Frisky / February 8, 2010

Beauty How-To: Choosing The Right Bangs For Your Face Shape

Bangs are like denim: one size does not fit all. If you want to add bangs to your ‘do, make sure you know what kind your face shape takes. Not sure where your bangs should fall? No problem! We’ve got your go-to guide for choosing the right bangs for you.

By: The Frisky / February 8, 2010

Beauty How-To: Straighten Your Hair

Sleek strands is a great and easy look that works for any occasion. The thing is, there are ways of straightening your hair that damages tresses and leaves your hair damaged and tired looking. Make sure you know the right way to straighten your hair so that it not only looks fab this time, but…

By: The Frisky / February 8, 2010

Beauty How-To: Blow Out Your Hair

The perfect blow out is like the beauty holy grail. Often heard of, but never attained, it is a thing of hair styling legend. Well, call us treasure hunters because we’ve got the steps to finding this style essential on lockdown.

By: The Frisky / February 8, 2010

Beauty How-To: Prevent Split Ends

Picking at split end has kept us amused during many boring meetings, dull classes, and unbearable family car rides. Unfortunately, these bad boys are also responsible for dry and damaged looking hair, killing the ends of your strands, and can only be removed by a good snip. So, how do we prevent split ends and…

By: The Frisky / February 8, 2010

Beauty How-To: Chose a Hairbrush

Round barrels, handles, and bristles, oh my! One walk down the hairbrush isle at any drugstore and our heads are spinning at the site of so many tools. But which ones will give you the perfect blow out without tangles, and which will add shine when you pull back your pony? Picking the perfect brush…

By: The Frisky / February 8, 2010

Could You Wear One Dress For The Next 365 Days?

Call it a slightly different sort fashion risk. Sheena Matheiken is a woman on a mission. With the help of clothing designer Eliza Starbuck, Matheiken is wearing a single dress every day for the next year. (Check out what she wore on day 47, above) The endeavor is called “The Uniform Project” and it’s “a…

By: Nina Carbone / June 16, 2009

Beauty How-To: Get Anne Hathaway’s Retro-Cute Side Pin-Up

Anne Hathaway showed up at a Cartier event in a “Mad Men” look. She tag-teamed a sixties-throwback style, a pair of tights with visible seams up the back, with a retro, one-sided updo. The result was sexy, but not smack-you-over-the-head sexpot. I likey. After the jump, how to recreate the hair on your own –…

By: Robyn Moreno / May 1, 2009

Beauty How To: 8 Steps To Picture Perfect Tresses

Here’s my hair routine: Wash (um, every other day), leave up in towel until five minutes before I leave, apply whatever hair product is handy to still wet hair, brush out with side part, put in bun and allowed to try to kinky, wavy, whateverness. This routine doesn’t change, no matter the occasion. Mainly, I

By: India-Jewel Jackson / September 10, 2008