Archive | February, 2011

An Aussie Artist's Tribute to Local Wildlife

During my daily online art crawl, I stumbled across Amy Borrell‘s “Bird Eggs of Australia” print. I don’t even like birds that much, and can’t tell you what half of the birds listed above even look like, but …

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Meet the ModDog: Remy

Name: Remy
Age: 4
Breed: Border Terrier

If you typically reserve the term “foodie” for anyone who walks on two legs, think again! Pittsburgh ModDog Remy is known for being a health-conscious food connoisseur. His latest palette pleaser? Raw tuna! …

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Seventeen magazine

The Girly Bird Gets the Dress was featured in the March issue of Seventeen.

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New York Fashion Week by Pattern and Print

Call us nerds, but we love making lists and diagrams of everything, fashion included! So, what better than a chart to keep track of all our favorite patterns and prints from the New York runways?

What prints caught your eye …

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Our Favorite Looks From Fall 2011 New York Fashion Week

And just like that, it was over. New York Fashion Week seemed to end as quickly as it came, but the seven-day fashion extravaganza didn’t conclude without leaving behind a few lasting impressions. Blog Writer Annie took a moment to …

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The Secret Lives of Dresses: February’s Book of the Month Giveaway!

“Some dresses are worn by only one person,
and so that’s the kind of person they like.”
-The Secret Lives of Dresses, Erin McKean

Does style make an imprint on us, or is it the other way around? Our …

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Lucky Magazine March 2011

The Peach of a Pair Flats were featured in the Spring Shoe Guide in the March issue of Lucky.

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Out of This World with Young Galaxy

With a compelling sound and a keen sense for style, Montreal’s indie electronic trio Young Galaxy is a must-hear! Their newest album, Shapeshifting, is ethereal and engaging. The band’s vocalist and keyboardist, Catherine McCandless, talked to us about fashion …

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Anna Sui's Collection Is Youthful & Fun, With a Note of Rock 'n' Roll

Images: Anna Sui Fall 2011 via Style.com

A soundtrack by Best Coast, an all-star cast of ebullient, smiling models, and the quintessential ’70s boho inspiration so prevalent in collections past made Anna Sui’s Fall 2011 runway show a memorable event. …

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Feel an “Air of Spring”

Does this behind-the-scenes video make you sigh and smile at the notion of open windows, green grass, and fresh styles? Sway further into this sweet new season by viewing our stylebook, Air of Spring, and let us know what …

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The Written Wardrobe: "Home Sewn"

The following excerpt from The Written Wardrobe shows how one author turns memories of clothing into poetry.

From Angelle Scott’s “Home Sewn”:

“…I admired her,
twirled about in the miniskirt she crafted for me out of leftover turkey red

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Our Favorite Features in Philosophy di Alberta Ferretti’s Fall Collection

It only took a few clicks of the mouse for us to fall head-over-heels in love with the latest collection from Philosophy di Alberta Ferretti. We wouldn’t be surprised if Ferretti was influenced by Rosemary’s Baby, after dinner …

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Polka Dots 'Marc' the Spot!

Images via Style.com

Did you see Marc JacobsFall 2011 collection walk the runway yesterday? I wasn’t there, but certainly felt like I was in the front row with my speakers blaring “The Beautiful People” in sync with the …

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Saturated Blues Dominate New York Runways

Clockwise, from top left: Thakoon, Carolina Herrera, Diane Von Furstenberg, and Derek Lam, all via Style.com.

Although it may be too early to tell, we’re going to go ahead and predict saturated blue as a top color for Fall

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