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Monthly Archives: November 2013



Chicago Street Style: Neutrals

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There have been a lot of neutrals on the streets lately, and people have been making stereotypically “boring” colors look exciting. Neutrals are a great way to keep an outfit simple, but you can still make it chic. A classic beige trench coat with a Louis Vuitton bag is almost never a bad choice. Who ever said don’t mix black …

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UNICEF Designer Dolls

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To raise money for children’s vaccinations in Sudan, UNICEF has set up an exciting fundraiser to be held on December 2nd. A special auction will take place selling unique dolls designed by some of the biggest names in fashion. As a preview, the dolls will be displayed until the action in Paris’s Petit Palais and their official photographs have been …

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The 2013 American Music Awards

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This year’s American Music Awards was on Sunday at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live in Los Angeles, California. Packed with moments that made us swoon, made us cheer, and made us stare at the screen in confusion. Lady Gaga in Versace Rihanna In Jean Paul Gaultier Couture Taylor Swift In Julien Macdonald Ke$ha In Michael Costello Naya Rivera In Michael …

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Adam Levine is The Sexiest Man Alive

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This year’s “Sexiest Man Alive” for People magazine is The Voice host Adam Levine. Levine has been having a lot of success lately, with his first celebrity clothing line at K-Mart and he’s engaged to his model girlfriend Behati Prinsloo. On being named “Sexiest Man Alive”, Levine said he was ”just amazed and stunned”. He’s not my first choice for the …

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Chicago Street Style: Capes and Cheetah Accessories

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During this time of the year our ability to show fashion sense on the streets comes down to our outer layer and our accessories. To make those few items count and make you stand out from everyone else try to do something bold or different. Instead of wearing a coat or jacket like almost everyone else try out a cape! …

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Rachel Comey: Designer on the Rise

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Rachel Comey in new shop Designer Rachel Comey will open her own shop in spring, but that doesn’t mean she hasn’t been around for a while! Her line made millions of dollars last year, and it is said by many department stores and e-commerce businesses that her line is hard to keep in stock! Ms. Comey has dressed celebrities such …

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Sneak Peek: Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show

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The photographs are in! This year’s Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show took place last week, sending out an energetic vibe through its usual festive themes. A “British Invasion” took over, with Fall Out Boy and Taylor Swift as the performing acts. While the show will not air until December 10th, here are some of the photographs from the runway. Fall Out …

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The mascara industry is accused for having “fake” advertising

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The mascara industry is accused for having “fake” advertising The New York Times talks about advertisers “laying it on thick,” when it comes to mascara advertising. The NYT mentions the fact that deep down in the fine print, advertisers actually disclose that the model’s eyes have been “styled with lash inserts” — as was the case of a recent Maybelline …

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Man-Up Monday: Jay-Z Collaboration With Barneys Controversy

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Recently, Barneys New York has been accused of racial profiling when two separate incidents happened at the high end department store involving young, black customers. 19 year old college student Trayon Christian was arrested after he purchased a $350 Salvatore Ferragamo belt. And, 21 year old Kayla Phillips was stopped by officers after purchasing a $2,500 Celine bag. Jay-Z has …

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Chicago Street Style: Fashionable Fur

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Weather they’re real or faux, fur coats, vests, and jackets have been showing up all over the streets of Chicago. Here are a few Chicago women wearing their fur pieces. Here we have a fur vest & a fur coat! And if I do say so myself both are equally as fashionable. It’s almost always acceptable to do an over-the-top …

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