Posted by: Laurie
on Aug 12, 2009
In my search for the perfect transition sandal/shoe for fall, I've stumbled upon many gladiator (yuck) and whatever you call those frankensteinn boot/shoe combos (Booes?) but I am happy to say I found the perfect classy peep toe wedge with these neat Jeffrey Cambell gems, called the Vera 2 (available in black at Karmaloop and Lori's Sole of Chicago ). Got to www.jeffreycampbellshoes.com and check out a few of the new fall looks, ... Read More
Posted by: Libby Zay
on Jul 29, 2009
Okay, I have a confession to make: I love postcards. But who doesn't? Nothing fills my heart with honest-to-goodness sentimentality like a 4x6 piece of flimsy cardboard sent from a friend in a faraway place. That's why when I saw an exhibit dedicated solely to postcards featuring ''bathing beauties'' of the 20th Century is opening, I instantly knew it would be a gush-worthy spread of feminist nostalgia.
And ... Read More
Posted by: Laurie
on Jul 15, 2009
Beyond Biba Trailer from November Films on Vimeo.
I was super psyched to hear the news that a documentary has been made about my absolute all time fave 60's-70's design house, the influential and way ahead of it's time, Biba. The movie, Beyond Biba, is premiering in the UK this weekend, and I really do hope it makes it over to our shores.
Biba was founded by Barbara Hulanicki and her husband in 1964, and quickly grew from a small ... Read More
Posted by: Dawn
on Jul 09, 2009
This Friday night be sure to check out the grand opening of Old Made, a brand new vintage boutique in Brooklyn brought to you by neighborhood darlings Leah Kroll and Frances Pezik!
The shop will not only offer the most adorable in vintage clothing and accessories, but will also bring us revolving art shows, live music, and storefront BBQs! Yep, the neighborhood just got a whole lot cuter.
Get in on the fashion action Friday night, July ... Read More
Posted by: Mollie Wells
in Style File
on Jul 08, 2009
HOLY CRAP LITTER SF! No wonder everyone's all a-titter about this San Francisco-based accessories line + store--anyone with a penchant for draping gold chains over anything that'll stand still long enough to hold them (ahem, me, ahem) is destined to fall truly, madly, deeply for these rad girls, their ultra-rad jewelry and just as ultra-rad blog.
From slinky chain garters to MJ-reminiscent shoulder pieces to head, hair and even shoe ... Read More