Archive for August, 2009

The highlight of September is usually Spring Fashion Week but Anna Wintour’s plans for Fashion’s Night Out might outshine the runway shows this year. With major freebies, complementary champagne (a fashion week staple), and huge discounts, even recessionistas will once again be able to enjoy shopping.

bistro byronz on government st. very french style restaurant (aka waitress kept us waiting too long for our meals) tiniest european-esque water glasses we made a visit to Time Warp. sara loves teal I love how each clothing tag includes handwritten styling tips from the sales associates. This was taken in Honeymoon Bungalow.  The owner […]

Looks like it’s time for Chuck to show his true colors.  We all remember Cecily Von Ziegesar’s original Chuck Bass.  He carried a pet monkey named Sweetie, played for both teams, and dressed almost identically to his televised counterpart.  This season TV Chuck will begin to have a lot more in common with Ziegesar’s Chuck.  GG’s new season […]

Monday’s Rachel Zoe premiere speaks volumes for the fashion world and it’s anti-decadence movement. In a recession stylists are often forgotten. Kudos to Zoe for remaining relevant!

There’s only one thing worse than 8 am class.  8 am class on a rainy day.  Regardless of how awful those days are, they are inevitable.  So this year I’m going to be prepared… umbrellas, raincoats, wellies and all. Colorful Answers to Gray Skies Photoshoot [NYTimes]

Good Hair: A Chris Rock Documentary [M.I.S.S] Oh, No: NYC Prep Nazi Pictures Surface [NYmag] The Rachel Zoe Report Debuts [] Too fat to adopt – the married, teetotal couple rejected by council because of man’s weight [] Tory Burch & Georgia Chapman Cameo on Gossip Girl [WWD]

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Last night I saw 500 Days of Summer.  It was refreshingly told.  The low key humor in Summer (Zooey Deschanel) was adorable.  When we meet her she was all too stuck in her idea of love and its nonexistance.  By the end of the film she found the exact relationship experience she thought was impossible.  […]

If I had to be any reality TV show star, I would be Lauren Conrad.  I envy her progression from Laguna Beach to Teen Vogue intern and most recently, clothing designer. The Lauren Conrad Collection debuted March 2008 at LA Fashion Week.  It was popular among LC lovers but not favorably accepted by fashion critics.  […]

November 14th the British accessories brand Jimmy Choo will bring its internationally acclaimed glamour, bags, and shoes to 250 H&M stores around the world.  This is the first collaboration H&M has done with an accessories brand.  THe collection will include women’s clothing and men’s as well.  Jimmy Choo is proud to be among the fashion […]