winter fashion

I Went Crazy Thrifting And Bought 7 Coats!

On Saturday, I went to the Salvation Army coat sale for the first time. It would have been quite an overwhelming experience if my “thrifting coach,” Patrice J. Williams of…

Annika Harris | January 10, 2011 - 5:30 pm

Would You Wear: The Romeo & Juliet Feather Peplum Jacket?

Feathers are everywhere this fashion season. They’re on blouses, sweaters, skirts, and jackets, like this Peplum Jacket from Romeo & Juliet Couture. The feathers on this jacket are nowhere near…

Annika Harris | January 4, 2011 - 6:45 pm

Cheapskate: Gap End-Of-Season Sale

I have a really hard time walking past a Gap store without going in. But I have an even more difficult time paying the ridiculous prices of some Gap basics.

Annika Harris | January 4, 2011 - 11:30 am

Inspiration Board: “Annie Hall”

Diane Keaton’s look in “Annie Hall” is so iconic that even decades after the Woody Allen film premiered, her look is still wearable. There’s a reason menswear-inspired fashions for women…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 30, 2010 - 8:00 pm

Treat Your Feet To Some Angora

Plain cotton socks just don’t cut it in the winter; once they get wet, either from sweat or snow, they stay wet. And wet feet lead to cold feet. Wool…

Annika Harris | December 29, 2010 - 2:50 pm

Functional, Unembellished Chic Tote

A canvas bag should be relatively un-fussy compared to its leather brethren. This tote bag from the Quality Mending Co., a vintage source in NYC, doesn’t need any bells, whistles,…

Annika Harris | December 28, 2010 - 2:50 pm

When The Weather Outside Is Frightful, Try This Sleeping Bag-Like Suit?

We’re reluctant to admit this … but upon seeing this sleeping bag-like down suit, we emitted an audible “Oooh.” Because if fashion didn’t matter at all, we’d be so much…

Leonora Epstein | December 26, 2010 - 12:00 pm

Gotta Love Cashmere Sweaters

Cashmere is a soft and luxurious fabric you’ll want to wear all year long, but it’s also one of the most expensive. To get the luxe feel of cashmere without…

Annika Harris | December 22, 2010 - 2:45 pm

CAVI: For The Glam Girl Next To The Rugged Man

CAVI is probably a fashion brand that your guy is more familiar with, since it became known for its men’s embellished military shirt that Jay-Z wore in 2004. But now,…

Annika Harris | December 16, 2010 - 9:15 pm

Winter Dream: Milwaukee’s Battery-Powered Heated Jacket

Are you one of those people who, no matter how many North Face parkas you layer on, just can’t seem to keep warm in winter? You’d think by now they…

Leonora Epstein | December 14, 2010 - 6:15 pm

Style 911: I’m Meeting My Boyfriend’s Parents At Their Holiday Party

My boyfriend had the bright idea to introduce me to his parents for the first time at their annual holiday party. Fortunately, the party is taking place at their home…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 8, 2010 - 8:30 pm

Vogue Suggests Skipping The Pantyhose This Winter

Apparently, in October, Vogue ran a story that gave “practical advice on how to do as New Yorkers do — and dare to bare your legs this winter …” We’re…

Leonora Epstein | December 6, 2010 - 1:40 pm

Men’s Fashion Is Looking Very Nordic This Winter—Yay Or Nay?

The New York Times points out that men’s sweaters are looking very folksy and Nordic this year, backing up their claim with examples by Topman and Ralph Lauren. We’re down…

Leonora Epstein | December 5, 2010 - 12:00 pm

A Winter Hat To Tap Into Your Animal Instincts

Guess what: winter sucks. If you live in the Eastern hemisphere like we do, you know that starting December 1st or so, it can be nearly impossible to go outside…

Leonora Epstein | November 30, 2010 - 2:50 pm

Get Ready To Snuggle

As the weather cools, all we can think about is bundling up in super cute layers and big cozy sweaters. These slipper socks are fun enough for daytime paired with…

Carrie Morrissey | November 18, 2010 - 2:50 pm

Style 911: I Want A Cute And Warm Winter Coat For NYC

I’m having a hard time finding a warm winter coat to deal with the bone-chilling cold of NYC. I want a cute but VERY warm winter options! Not trying to…

Annika Harris | November 16, 2010 - 7:30 pm

Style Stealer: Taylor Swift’s Fall Brights

Fall and winter would be boring if we only wore neutrals, so instead, take a cue from Taylor Swift and add some bright, saturated colors to your wardrobe. Her purple…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 1, 2010 - 7:00 pm

Clogs In Winter?

Yesterday, my friend and fellow Frisky staffer Jessica IM’d me a link that took me to these furry clogs for sale on Endless.com:

Jessica: Talk me into or out…

Leonora Epstein | October 21, 2010 - 12:19 pm

Would You Wear: Velvet Shorts In Winter?

The tights-and-shorts combo in winter isn’t for everyone. Personally, I’ve been a fan since I was a kid, but have specific requirements (heavy wool or tweed fabrics, dark colors). When…

Leonora Epstein | October 18, 2010 - 12:20 pm

Designer Bunny Ears Might Be One Thing, But Animal Hats?

Bunny-eared hair accessories have made quite an artistic impression this year, but even when the trend trickled down to affordable mass retailers like Topshop, they remained novelty items. Which, aside…

Leonora Epstein | January 26, 2010 - 3:50 pm