To echo envelope-pushing, YouTube veteran, Kelly, I have chosen to follow up the spring 2012 style trend report with a synopsis of shoes. We all know a girl (or boy!) can never have too many pairs of shoes, but what you might not know is the actual impact a fantastic pair can give to an overall look. Hence, my list of styles you should keep an eye, or foot, out for this spring — if only to make your friends and colleagues jealous. Read more
Thanks to the recent addition of degrees to months of cold temperatures, it is finally time to subtract those pesky scarves and winter hats. Let the spring fashion trends blossom and bring color to our lives along with those highly anticipated flowers. Many naïve readers of editorial fashion magazines are quick to dismiss the styles reported, claiming it is highly unrealistic for us commoners to sport gilded platforms, cellophane trenches and electric blue lipstick.
It is much too easy to take the avant-garde fashion spreads literally, instead of recognizing the basic outlines and trends our beloved editors are trying to convey. Therefore, I have taken the liberty of flipping through a stack of my favorite glossy mags, and have provided a translation of this upcoming season’s most coveted style trends. Read more
Ahh, Valentine’s Day! One of the most romantic, consumer-driven holidays across the American calendar. February 14th may be all chocolates, teddy bears, and roses for some, but what about the 99%? The cynical singles that try to ignore the holiday as best they can, but remain stuck in the red and pink shadows of those madly in love? Read more