For many, August feels like the month of last hurrahs -- squeezing in a few more barbecues, beaches, and weekend getaways before Labor Day and that old "Back to School" mentality sneak in to end our summer fun.
I have finally figured out, at this late stage in life, how to dress. These are the essentials.
When our grandchildren come to visit us, it is quite common for us to take them shopping, and they are now the age that instead of shopping for toys, ...
With the revival of the house of Schiaparelli in motion, I talk to Farida Khelfa -- model, muse to many designers, and now the ambassador of Schiaparelli -- about being well-dressed, Botox and the unending search for happiness.
Black, really, makes everyone look amazing. However, it can be one-dimensional and boring. While it may seem easy to dress in all black, there are a few rules to keep in mind, which fashion maven and BFF Kassie Rempel of Kassie's Closet reminded me of.
We see it the lines of Marchesa to Rachel Roy. Designers are inspired by their travels. I recently traveled to Jamaica for a week, real Jamaica, not the tourist overrun locations. My trip was more of an excursion than a vacation.
Fashion designers and retailers tend to play it safe in tougher economic markets. Buys last longer, prices become more budget-friendly. Everybody wins. But it doesn't mean there aren't plenty of new things to update your closet this fall.
It evokes the scene from the film Devil Wears Prada when Miranda Priestly takes the time out to explain to her new assistant that whether you value fashion or not, you are a part of the ecosystem and you buy into it with every purchase.
Many of us mompreneurs work from home and spend much of our day conducting work meetings, shuttling around our kids, trying to squeeze in a workout and running errands for home and work. Wouldn't it be great if we could accomplish all of this and also look stylish as well?
ts expansiveness, acute organization and the enthusiasm from the buyers, booth & brand reps and all those invited to attend, was nothing short of overwhelming.
The University of Alabama is praised for its pristine sports program and its multitude of national championships, but it is students' laid-back, classic sense of style that truly mirrors the sweet southern charm for which we are known.
Moviemaking, in the end, is visual storytelling. Designing spaces -- what I do now -- is largely the same thing. And I couldn't do it without having done what I did in film.
Can you please stop using the word 'besties?' You sound like a 16-year-old girl who actually has no 'besties.' Anyway, you have two choices here: confess to your friend you have a crush on him too or pass.
It's summertime and everyone wants to be outside enjoying the warm weather. What's easier than gathering friends and family for a backyard BBQ? From Memorial Day to Labor Day, grilling is a hallowed summer tradition.
I continue to be surprised that I still have not gotten historical credit for a dress I designed in 1968 and in 2013 sold 12,000 units of the dress in a single day on HSN TV.
Upon entering Swing, you become overwhelmed by the eclectic and gorgeous decor, clothing, smells and the contagious smile of Swing's owner, Helena Greene. Swing is a high-end concept shop in the heart of Harlem, housing up-and-coming, high-end designers from around the world.