Strictly speaking, stilettos, named after the long skinny knives, are skinny heels three inches and over, although many people use the term stilettos and high heels interchangeably. Also known as spiked heels, stilettos are the most challenging shoes to walk in because the heels are so delicate. The rules for buying heels are the same […]
The biggest trend in boots this fall is very short ankle boots or booties as they are called. They are a stylish cross between a shoe and a boot.
Boyfriend Straight Legged Jean Luckily for most of us, the skinny on skinny jeans is that you don’t actually have to be skinny. Indeed, the operative word in this style refers to the cut of the pant, and not the wearer: they are long and narrow, hence, skinny.
Technically, the term pin up didn’t exist until 1941, but men have been pinning up pictures of beautiful women torn from magazines and advertisements since the Gibson Girl—Charles Dana Gibson’s illustrations of ideal American womanhood circa 1900. Photography and the subsequent rise of the movie industry gave rise to a whole new crop of real […]
After floundering for years, Levi’s, the original jeans maker has made a comeback with a variety of styles and price points. Capital E, the manufacturer’s premium line, offers handmade jeans with single needle double-stitched seams in a variety of silhouettes and rinses from the increasingly popular wide-legged jean to skinny jeans to long shorts. Prices […]
BCBG Iggy Bright Orange/Black Patent Dress Shoes So the latest trend in shoes is bright patent finishes. The patent look has been popular for spring shoes for a couple of years but the added touch this year which gives it more eye popping appeal is the bright colors. I love this trend and just picked […]
Totes Fashion Deluxe Umbrella Though the saying promises that “April showers bring May flowers,” we all know that heaven’s floodgates don’t turn off on May 1. Though the rains may slow down in frequency, spring’s greenery comes thanks to generous rain, and summers across the country are accented by spectacular lightening light shows and torrential […]
Carla Bruni the current first lady of France recently posed naked for GQ Magazine I see London I see France I see Carla Bruni forgot her Underpants! You’ve gotta love the French people, not many other countries would tolerate the First Lady in the buff in a Men’s Magazine. Admitedly you probably can’t think of […]
A tiger print tankini from Victoria’s Secret 2008 tankini collection/ What was once an unsexy alternative to a bikini, the tankini has become one of the most popular beach choices for women with style. Allowing you to show off your sexy curves while disguising some of your least-favorite areas, the tankini is at once fashionable […]
1/2 Ct Diamond right hand ring. They aren’t engagement rings or gifts of love. No, right-hand rings are instead an exertion of independence, a celebration of beauty, or simply a gift to one’s self. Without a doubt, they always make a statement, promising to tell the world what you want to say.
The return of sun dresses and sandals signals the return of the summer blockbuster. The summer blockbuster was officially born with the release of Jaws in 1975. Over the years, blockbusters came to mean special effects, violence and a lot of cool stunts. Guy films. But the thing about guy films is, they usually have […]
With all the heat and humidity in the summer, you need to change your beauty routine to keep your skin looking its best. Always use sunscreen. Whenever you are going to be out in the sun for an significant period of time, always use sunscreen. Don’t bake in the sun at tanning salons or at […]
Going to prom can be one of the most exciting events in a teenage girl’s life. The biggest question when preparing for prom is what to wear. By following this simple guide, you can learn how to choose a prom dress online and look your very best on prom night.
Rebecca Beeson Empire cut tunic top from bluefly The empire silhouette has been around since the 1700s, helping women hide a bit of bloat, adding a flair of Grecian goddess, or accenting gorgeous decolletage. It’s clearly a design with staying power, though empire waist tops and shirts have really hit the scene lately, spawning several […]
Max and Emme Anthony Max and Emme Anthony. Nice names. And a little disappointing for scholars of celebrity baby names. Who woulda thought Jennifer Lopez and Mark Anthony would go for normal? There are many advantages to being the child of a celebrity: Wealth, good-looking genes, hobnobbing with famous people. But being the child of […]