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Monthly Archives: July 2011

Best Weekly Chicago Bargain

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Gold Leather Dress, at Zara, $189 Ok, we all know that I love finding things that are on sale but sometimes I find a good bargain at full price. If you buy early in the season some items can be a great buy. Metallic leather can be worn in summer or winter and never goes out of fashion. Wear this …

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Crazily, Stupidly, In Love With Emma Stone

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I’m absolutely dying to see the star-studded Crazy, Stupid, Love on Friday, and not just because I love a good chick flick. Emma Stone, one of the film’s stars, has managed not only to become a budding Hollywood starlet but also a rising fashion icon. Redhead or blonde, this beauty always looks radiant and fresh. From Calvin Klein to Balenciaga, Stone …

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Street Fashion Chicago: Fedora Hats

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Fedora hats have been around since the 1920′s when gangsters used to wear them, more recently they have shown up on celebrities on summer days and now on USA’s television show “White Collar.” Whatever the inspiration these hats have swarmed the streets of Chicago, these are definitely not the wool fedoras of yesteryear. These days fedoras are worn in the …

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New York Street Fashion: Fedora Hats

New York Street Fashion: Fedora Hats

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Uptown, Midtown, Downtown, fedora’s are being worn all over NYC by women of all ages. The original male accessory is now desired to be worn by women. A fedora is this summer’s must have! You don’t need to wait for a bad hair day to wear a fedora hat. This season the fedora is typically being worn with a casual …

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I Love Your Style

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Delisha: Illustrator/Photographer, Sales Associate What is your style? A little edgy, girlie, tomboy What are you wearing: Flemente top, leather Marchelle shorts, Dmisi boots Favorite Chicago places to shop: Allsaints & H& M

In or Out: Classic Coach Bags

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Coach has decided to go back to its beginnings with a new collection of simple leather handbags. These handbags are void of the “glitz and glamour” of the Coach purse of today. Coach launches the collection today on its website. The bags will be available in a variety of colors. Personally, I like the simplicity of the handbags and the …

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What Were They Thinking?

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It’s Wednesday, and I’ll I can ask myself is, “what were they thinking?” So of course, we all have our off days, but you would never catch me in public wearing lingerie. Don’t get me wrong, I Tori Spelling is pregnant, but that doesn’t mean she can’t wear clothes that are flattering to her figure! There is also a way …

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Man-Up Monday: Kanye is Ready to Wear

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Outspoken rapper turned women’s wear designer? Doesn’t sound out of the ordinary with rappers like P. Diddy paving the way, but Kanye West is about to do something that hasn’t really been done before, show high-end looks at NY Fashion Week. Sure Sean John has shown at NYFW, but apparently, Kanye has been working closely on this line with Harper’s …

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27 Club

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Amy Winehouse has joined the 27 Club, a group of prominent musicians that died at the age of 27. Other greats of the 27 Club include Janis Joplin, Kurt Cobain, Jimi Hendrix, and Jim Morrison. What is it about age 27 that has cursed some of our greatest icons of music and fashion? This is the most tragic coincidence of …

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Jay Cutler: Broken Engagement

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Some women will be excited to learn that the handsome Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler, 28 is back on the singles market. The engagement is off to the “Laguna Beach” and “The Hills” star Kristin Cavallari, 24. Her engagement ring was rumored to be 5K. Do you think it will be for sale on E-bay?