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Monthly Archives: August 2011



What Were They Thinking?! VMA’s Addition

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Shalomba ya’ll! So we all know that the VMA’s have grown to stand for artistic freedom and the music that it is involved in it, but what is up with all the wacky fashions? From Nicki Minaj to Kreayshawn, I didn’t know if I should smash my TV screen or just give up on life all together. Who even knows …

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Shoes to Die For: Metallic Madness

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This fall everyone is mad for metallics!  Alexander Wang’s “Anais” is the shoe of the season, with silver leather and a penny loafer-inspired tassel on the toe.   Jeffery Cambell’s “Zealous” Pump is almost identical to Wang’s shoe, except with a gorgeous, to die for platform wedge!  These shoes will look amazing with outfits that fit fall’s color-blocking trends.  Wear them during …

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In or Out: Fur for Fall

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If you’ve been out the house lately you would notice it’s been getting a little cooler outside. Soon enough, the chill of Autumn will be among us and we’ll need a great coat to bundle up in. In times of economic downturn the country tends to shop more conservatively, but with the economy on the mend consumer spending has increased. …

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Man-Up Monday: Rafael Nadal for Armani Jeans

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Tennis pro extraordinaire, Rafael Nadal, was on hand at Macy’s in Herald Square last week to unveil his latest campaign for Armani Jeans. The tennis pro leaves little to the imagination donning a pair of Armani briefs in one ad and a pair of the iconic jeans in the other. Love means zero in tennis, but after these ads are …

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MTV Video Music Awards Fashion

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Any awards show on MTV brings about much anticipation and excitement. We all want to see who will look the best and who will look the most ridiculous. Tonight’s VMA red, or black carpet, was no different.  There were a few wows, and of course a few costumes! Twitter was buzzing about how great Pre Show host Selena Gomez looked, …

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Top 10 Trends Fall & Winter 2011

Top 10 Trends Fall & Winter 2011

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This fall is all about making a statement, whether it be with bright colors, glamorous accessories, or glittering gold. Don’t be afraid to take risks and embrace the drama of the season! By Gabrielle Hurwitz



Kim Kardashian’s Wedding Dresses!

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So the moment that we have all been waiting for has arrived! Kim Kardashian looked absolutely stunning in her Vera Wang wedding gown, all 3 at that! Dripping in diamonds, Kim sashayed down the aisle during her fairytale nuptials that she compared to “being in heaven”. Don’t we all wish we could be Kim K! #allhailkim #theholygrail



Chicago Street Fashion: Big Necklaces

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Is bigger always better? Apparently Chicagoans and Celebrities a like say “yes” when it comes to summertime necklaces. In the September issue of Glamour magazine trend setters focus on the “collar necklace,” but for August it seems that the big beaded necklaces are in! I personally think that these fun oversized necklaces are perfect for casual or dressy occasions. Gracelle …

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Shoes to Die For: The Perfect Pump

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A true lady always has a pair of pumps in her closet! Get the Audrey Hepburn look with to die for 1960′s inspired pumps from Aldo and Gianvito Rossi.  These pointed toe pumps are classic, especially in bright cherry red – perfect pumps for making a statement!  The “Scarr” Pumps by Aldo have an adorable knotted accent on the toe, …

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Best Weekly Bargain

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It is all about color blocking this fall and H & M on Michigan Ave has an excellent selection of the trend. Of course the prices of the clothes are always very affordable and look so chic. The graphic colored dress with the orange pop of color in the jacket with the men’s style hat is the perfect look for …

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