Posts tagged "unlikely style inspiration"

Unlikely Style Inspiration: Harry Styles’ Heart Print Shirt

I get style inspiration from a lot of unexpected places, from cookbooks to fabric stores to the especially lovely shade of pink my neighbor’s head turns when he mows his…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | August 23, 2013 - 4:00 pm

Unlikely Style Inspiration: “Orange Is The New Black”

We love “Orange Is The New Black” for a variety of reasons, chief among them, I can’t think of another television program that so authentically speaks in women’s voices, where…

Julie Gerstein | July 30, 2013 - 4:00 pm

Random Style Inspiration: Royal Baby Madness

Not sure if you’ve caught wind of the barely mentioned, mostly overlooked news story that Duchess Kate is IN LABOR RIGHT NOW and the royal baby will be born ANY…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | July 22, 2013 - 3:00 pm

Unlikely Style Inspiration: Winona’s Dad

I love the idea of doing a fashion post inspired by my dad because his complete and total disdain for fashion is one of the major reasons I became interested…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | June 13, 2013 - 5:00 pm

Unlikely Style Inspiration: Rachel’s Dad

In honor of Father’s Day, we thought it would be fun to draw some style inspiration from the most unlikely of sources: our dads. Our fathers’ lifestyles — and fashion…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | June 12, 2013 - 4:00 pm

Unlikely Style Inspiration: Jessica’s Dad

Here at The Frisky, we’re celebrating Father’s Day in style by taking some unexpected fashion cues from our dads. First up was Amelia’s California dad’s amazing ’70s denim-on-denim look. Jessica’s…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | June 12, 2013 - 10:00 am

Unlikely Style Inspiration: Amelia’s Dad

My dad had a number of signature looks over the course of my childhood, aspects of which I did not and still do not think are cute, like the yellow…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 11, 2013 - 3:00 pm

Unlikely Style Inspiration: Gloria Steinem, On Her Birthday

Gloria Steinem is a feminist hero. She’s also a smokin’ hot babe with great style. Since today is her 79th birthday, we thought we’d celebrate not only her contributions to…

Julie Gerstein | March 25, 2013 - 10:00 am

Unlikely Style Inspiration: The Sister Witches Of “Hocus Pocus”

The 1993 Disney Halloween comedy “Hocus Pocus” is straight-up one of my favorite movies of all time. I assume everyone has seen it already, but if not, I wouldn’t want…

Rachel Krause | October 18, 2012 - 11:00 am

Unlikely Style Inspiration: Audrey In “Metropolitan”

Tuesday night I went to a special screening of Whit Stillman’s “Metropolitan,” with a Q&A with the director and actor Chris Eigeman after. I forgot how much I loved this…

Julie Gerstein | August 30, 2012 - 8:00 am

Unlikely Style Inspiration: Nate Ruess From Fun.

On Friday I went to a Fun. concert. Like, the band Fun. And it was really fun. And all this fun talk is getting very confusing. Anyway, to the point:…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | August 28, 2012 - 11:00 am

Unlikely Style Icon: Monique, The French Girl In “Better Off Dead”

I watched the ’80s classic “Better Off Dead” this weekend, and wow, hindsight really is 20/20. First off, it’s pretty clear that John Cusack’s character Lane Meyer is kind of…

Julie Gerstein | August 20, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Unlikely Style Inspiration: Elvis Presley

On this day 35 years ago, the world lost the king of rock and roll. Elvis Presley’s tragic death at 42 shocked the nation and, as then-president Jimmy Carter made…

Rachel Krause | August 16, 2012 - 4:00 pm

Unlikely Style Icon: Annie Lennox’s “Sweet Dreams” Look

Annie Lennox totally killed it during last night’s Olympic closing ceremony. The singer, who got her start as one half of The Eurythmics, performed a rousing, pirate-y rendition of her…

Julie Gerstein | August 13, 2012 - 4:00 pm

Unlikely Style Inspiration: Summer Camp

I’m not a big fan of summer camp. Probably because the one time I went to summer camp every other camper in my cabin got violently ill, I had to…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | July 10, 2012 - 11:00 am

Unlikely Style Inspiration: Bachelorette Parties

It’s wedding season, which means it’s bachelorette party season, which means purchases of pink feather boas and penis-shaped accessories are skyrocketing. Whether you’re looking for some fashion ideas for the…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | June 27, 2012 - 8:00 am

Style Inspiration: Tuxedos, Redefined

When you hear the word “tuxedo” you probably think of George Clooney at the Oscars and hedge fund managers sipping champagne at stuffy black tie events. But as you can…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | June 6, 2012 - 8:00 am

Unlikely Style Inspiration: Cat Ladies

The term “cat lady” is often used to describe a dowdy spinster, but we’ve always considered it a compliment. Looks like the world is finally catching on, because cat ladies…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 31, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Unlikely Style Inspiration: Golfers

A few months ago I got the sudden urge to learn how to play golf, so I signed up for a community education course and we had our first class…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 19, 2012 - 11:00 am

Unlikely Style Inspiration: The Incredible Hulk

“The Avengers” smashed box office records this weekend, and who was responsible for most of the smashing in the film? The Incredible Hulk of course! Played by Mark Ruffalo, Hulk…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 8, 2012 - 5:00 pm
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