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.
Searching for the perfect prom hairstyle? It’s a good idea to choose your hair and makeup after you’ve picked out a dress. A shorter, cocktail-length dress probably wouldn’t go all that well with a very formal updo. A dress with a lot of details works better with a simple style and a minimum of hair […]
For fall 2007, the trends in shoes will include a lot of patent leather and metallics.
A Carved Quartzite Stephen Dweck Ring The jewelry trend for 2008 is a take on the old adage that less is more, but bigger is louder; and loud is good. Women (and men) are opting for less jewelry but the pieces they choose are bigger, more elaborate and make a statement.
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 […]
Purple Sarong The sarong may go by many names — in Hawaii it’s called a pareo and in India, a lunghee — but its popularity eclipses the world. Found in the stores of nearly every beach town and decorated the walls and bodies of eclectic travelers and creative souls, the sarong is one of beachgoers’ […]
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 […]
In 1972, fashion designer Diane von Furstenberg introduced the wrap dress and it was quickly adopted by everyone from housewives to celebrities. The cotton jersey dress wrapped in the front and tied at the waist. It was flattering to almost every figure and easily dripped dry. Diane von Furstenberg had created something comfortable, practical and […]
Ralph Lauren Desarce Striped Dress from RalphLauren.com As the weather changes, fashions change dramatically too. Gone are sweaters, wool suits and dark colors in favor of cotton dresses, capri pants and bright colors. It’s fun to update your wardrobe every season, but it’s not usually fiscally possible. This summer, instead of completely overhauling your wardrobe […]
Wide Fashion Belt One of a woman’s best secrets to accessorizing is her army of belts, that come in all shapes, colors, fabrics, sizes, and styles. We can match or purposely clash, dress an outfit up or take it casual, show off a funky style or strive to conform with the belt of our choice. […]
This summer, enjoy some of these hot fashion trends. Whether you are looking for something to wear to work, out to a party, or on vacation, here are some of the latest summer fashion trends. Don’t be afraid to try something new, whether is a funky print fabric or a trendy piece of jewelry. These […]
Though summer is just beginning, it’s time to look ahead to fall and some of the fashion trends that are emerging for the season. When fall arrives, unpack your sweaters, coats and boots – the staples in your wardrobe. Then head to the malls, boutiques and thrift shops to find the latest in fall fashion. […]
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.