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February 10, 2014

Trend To Try: Gown and Sneakers

The recent Chanel couture show has us wondering: is it finally time to try your everyday shoes with fancy dresses? KStew was a purveyor for the trend in the past couple of years, but TBH we have never been 100% on board. With resurgence of sneaker culture in the last few years, we have more choices than ever and maybe there are some gowns and sneakers we wouldn’t mind wearing together. Here’s how to rock those sneakers with sequins! read more…

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Fashion
October 21, 2013

Channelling Your Inner Spirit Animal: The Deer

Do you instinctively freeze up when you see a handful of fit-and-flare dresses being put back on the racks? Do you feel right at home in your vintage brown oxfords while browsing local craft fairs? Do you instantly flee the room when your sister suggests you wear chunky statement jewellery instead of your usual tiny trinkets? Do you friends describe your style as romantic, feminine, and maybe magical (and slightly fairy-like)? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then read on to channel your inner spirit animal this fall: The Deer. read more…

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Lifestyle
October 3, 2013

EYE CANDY: Fall Campaign Videos That Are Just The Best

Creative, innovative, and downright eyeball-deliciousness; these are a few things that make a stand-out fashion film. In celebration of the potential wonders that are campaign videos, let’s go through some of the best fall offerings that are anything short of film magic and pretty dresses.

WARNING: may spark inspiration that prompts you to quit your day job. read more…

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Fashion
March 8, 2013

Sh*t Fashion People Say: Outrageous Quotes From Karl to Coco


Source: Chanel

Elsa Schiaparelli
once said, “In difficult times fashion is always outrageous.” If Galliano’s brash behaviour and Vivian Westwood’s complete disregard for the conservative aren’t testament enough to the sincerity of this statement then brace yourself for an outrageous read. Uncensored, unapologetic, and completely obscene, we’re running down the most outgraegous ‘he said she saids’ of the fashion world. Take it away, Karl… read more…

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Beauty
February 25, 2013

1 Trend 5 Ways: Braids!

On his self-titled and first studio album Mario, the then-unknown R&B singer from Baltimore released not one, but TWO songs about braids. Although neither of the harmonies brought him Gangnam-sized success (in Chick With Da Braids he rhymed braids with Escalade…) Mario’s ode to the coif proved just how muse-worthy the simple hairstyle is.

Give your do a twisty upgrade as inspired by braids from the runway. The best part about going bonkers for braids? The hairstyle looks better on unwashed hair. Lazy Sundays never looked so chic! read more…

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Beauty
February 11, 2013

Try Me: Spring Break Hair Ideas


Photo: Cult Gaia 

Yahoooo it’s vacation time! Be sure you’re well prepared for a week of crazy-stupid fun by accomplishing your pre-vacation to-dos:

1. Get new bikini. Check.
2. Shave legs. URGENT.
3. Pack some outfits. Working on it
4. Do something with that hair. (Wait, what?)

Whether you’re jet setting off to a tropical beach or just taking it easy at the mall, it’s time to shed those winter woes and spice up your hair routine. Bellow we’ve got five hair trends to try with inspirations from the runway and some special celebs. All of the looks can be done at home, so you’ll be spring break ready in no time! ~Bon Voyage~

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Fashion
January 7, 2013

13 Fashion Exhibits We Want To See In 2013

From Toronto to Seattle to Australia and back – 2013 will be a good year for continent-hopping for the sake of wearable art. Spend 2013 trying to see as many of these exhibitions as you possibly can – we challenge you! read more…

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Fashion
December 22, 2011

The 11 Best Dressed Dogs of 2011

2011 was a really great year for dog fashion. Well played, pups. read more…

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Lifestyle
December 7, 2011

HEADLINES: H&M Hates Real Women, Alec Baldwin Loves Words With Friends an Unhealthy Amount, and Nicole Richie May Be Heading to Halston.

Alec Baldwin was asked to leave an Amercian Airlines flight for playing “Words With Friends”. Alec’s rep explains, “Alec was asked to leave the flight for playing WWF while parked at the gate. He loves WWF so much that he was willing to leave a plane for it.” Now that’s SERIOUS love. (People)

H&M has admitted to sticking real model’s heads on computer-generated bodies. Seriously?!?! (Amy Pohler voice) And women are supposed to love their bodies and not be affected by unrealistic standards in the media? Thanks for making that impossible H&M. (Huff Post Style)

The Valentino Virtual Museum is finally here! Anddd it’s pretty much amazing! Click for the download. NOW! (www.valentino-garavani-archives.org/)

Amy Winehouses fashion legacy lives on with her last collection for Fred Perry. The collection is an ode to Amy’s love of the fifties. Peep the line here. We miss ya gurl! (Fashionista)

Rumour has it Nicole Richie is in talks to be the new face of Halston. The brand was recently abandoned by SPJ, Tamara Mellon, and Harvey Weinstein. Do you think Nic is into sloppy seconds? (ShowbizSpy)

Andre Leon Talley gives us some tips for saving money – Don’t spend on things you can get for free. Good advice; but we don’t work at Vogue where I assume the swag is out of control! (The Cut)

Dita Von Teese says being beautiful takes practice. Well then she must have been practising since birth cause girl is gorgeous! (People Style Watch)

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Fashion
December 1, 2011

THE BEST: iPhone Cases

… to make your phone more fabulous and your wallet skinnier. read more…

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