Archive | February, 2011

On Valentine's Day, We Heart Betsey Johnson!

“He Loves me, He Loves me not.” The teaser Betsey Johnson is using for her Fall 2011 collection couldn’t be more appropriate, as her show falls on none other than Valentine’s Day. Oh, Betsey, we love you! Her last collection, …

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Our Favorite NYFW Street Style Snaps (So Far)

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Images via Essence and Mr. Newton.

This week, the looks on the runway aren’t the only ones grabbing our attention. In fact, we’re downright smitten with some of the stare-worthy styles that have appeared outside of Lincoln Center, Milk …

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March Cosmo magazine

The Farm Share Dress was featured in the March issue of Cosmopolitan.

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Top of the Class: A+ School Styles for Spring

We’re no Justin Bieber, but we do receive our fair share of fan letters! A few months ago, we got an e-mail from 13-year-old Andrea, who mentioned that she’d love to see a post for girls her age about …

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Blast from the Past

Why my housemate and fellow writer Julie saved these pages from this YM in 2000 is beyond me, but when I saw them resurface on our kitchen table a few days back, I knew I had to share them with …

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Lover’s Dictionary Might Make You Cry (A Little)

Okay, full disclosure–I teared up while reading author David Levithan’s tweets for The Lover’s Dictionary, a novel about a couple who have been together for a little over two years, narrated through significant dictionary entries. As you can see …

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Stellar Style vs. Joseph Stella

Mara Hoffman Fall 2011 via New York Magazine and “Battle of Lights, Mardi Gras, Coney Island” via USC.

Seeing the fun-tastic Mara Hoffman design at left, I was hurled back through the carnival of my mind to the dark …

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Retro Revivals From New York Fashion Week

HINGED ON SUCCESS – Boho influences, like ’70s-inspired fringe, continue to dominate the runways. Photos: Mara Hoffman via New York Magazine, M. Patmos via Style.com, 1970s photograph via Agent-lee.

It’s only day two of NYFW, but …

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Style Glossary: Wrap Yourself in Luxe Fabrics This V-Day

We’ve been so caught up in the frenzy of Fashion Week (Read: Obsessively clicking through slideshows and posting our favorite pics on Tumblr), we almost didn’t realize one of our favorite holidays, Valentine’s Day, is just around the corner! …

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Warm Your Heart Muffins

Spice things up in the kitchen this Valentine’s Day with February’s featured muffin. Inspired by a suggestion from Lauren Helen in last month’s post, I put together this savory, spicy cheddar muffin. If you (or someone you have the …

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