Posts tagged "unlikely style inspiration"

Unlikely Style Inspiration: Leslie Knope

It’s no secret that Leslie Knope is one of our favorite characters on TV. She’s smart, funny, ambitious, loyal, and endlessly committed to her town, her friends, and her job.

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | April 10, 2012 - 4:00 pm

Style Inspiration: Elementary School Librarians

I met my friend Molly for drinks this weekend, and she warned me ahead of time that she was dressed exactly like the librarian at Gaston Elementary School circa 1993.

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | April 3, 2012 - 8:00 am

Unlikely Style Inspiration: Andrea From “The Walking Dead”

So, did you guys watch the finale of “The Walking Dead”? What did you think? I don’t actually watch the show because it’s way too scary (hey, I might be…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | March 20, 2012 - 11:00 am

Unlikely Style Inspiration: Ryan Gosling In “Drive”

Ryan Gosling’s character in “Drive” is known simply as “Driver.” He may not have much to say, or even an actual name, but he does have mad style, from his…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | February 16, 2012 - 4:00 pm

Unexpected Style Inspiration: Preschool Kids

The other day I got a message from my friend Ariel, who works at an alternative preschool in Tuscon. She wanted to nominate an Unexpected Style Inspiration: her students. “At…

Julie Gerstein | October 23, 2011 - 11:00 am

Unlikely Style Inspiration: Maeby from “Arrested Development”

We were so thrilled to hear about the return of Arrested Development (a new season and a movie? Is this real life?) that we decided an AD-themed style inspiration board…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | October 4, 2011 - 11:03 am

Unlikely Style Inspiration: Rachel McAdams In “Midnight In Paris”

It’s been awhile since I’ve hated a movie character as much as I hated Rachel McAdam’s character Inez in “Midnight in Paris.” In fact, I spent most of the movie…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | July 19, 2011 - 4:40 pm

Unlikely Style Inspiration: Jamie Hyneman Of “Mythbusters”

I don’t watch Discovery’s “Mythbusters” often. But sometimes I enjoy watching host Jamie Hyneman and his partner Adam Savage blow things up and debunk myths and urban legends. Last weekend,…

Annika Harris | July 14, 2011 - 11:20 am

Unlikely Style Inspiration: The Ghost Sisters From “The Shining”

A couple weeks ago, my brother and his girlfriend convinced me to watch “The Shining” with them. I was hesitant because I hate scary movies (I still have nightmares about…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | July 1, 2011 - 6:00 pm

Unlikely Style Inspiration: Alan From “The Hangover”

In “The Hangover” (both 1 and 2), Zach Galifianakis’ character Alan Garner is socially inept, moody, abrasive, and has a bad habit of drugging his best friends. He’s also, against…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | June 14, 2011 - 5:00 pm

Unexpected Style Inspiration: Wendy Peffercorn From “The Sandlot”

In the history of film, there have been some sexy female characters — Catwoman, Cleopatra, Annie Hall, Princess Leia, Catherine Tramell, just to name a few — but really,…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 31, 2011 - 12:00 pm

Unlikely Style Inspiration: Trent Reznor, Circa 1994

I love every incarnation of Trent Reznor–awkward teen Reznor, super angry twenty-something Reznor, slightly bloated Reznor who was really into vests, even tuxedo-wearing Oscar-winning Reznor is OK with me. But…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 15, 2011 - 3:00 pm

Unlikely Style Inspiration: Prince William’s Wedding Outfit

Speculation about Kate Middleton’s wedding dress has sent the world into a frenzy. Who will design it? What’s the price tag? Does it look like Diana’s? Will the train be…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | April 26, 2011 - 3:00 pm

Unlikely Style Icon: Young Hillary Rodham Clinton

If I had access to a time machine, I would head straight back to the ’70s and befriend young Hillary Clinton. The girl had it goin’ on: she was (and…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | April 8, 2011 - 12:00 pm

Unlikely Style Inspiration: “Roseanne”

I went to the University of Hawaii for a semester during my junior year of college. I had a room with an inexplicably king-sized bed and a panoramic view of…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | March 31, 2011 - 6:00 pm
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