12 Days of Mrs. O (Day 4)
The First Family hosted the “Christmas in Washington” celebration and concert at the National Building Museum in Washington, D.C. a few days ago. Mrs. O wore a black lace dress with a flouncy, full skirt for the occasion. She pulled her hair back to show off a pair of sparkly chandelier earrings, and she finished off the outfit with simple black pumps
Step Yo Uggs Up!
The latest installment from the company is sure to rob my pockets!! I love sequins. Judge me!! Oprah featured these on her favorite things and I’m sure she sent her audience into a frenzy.They are priced at $170 (www.uggaustrailia.com) Fashion History:I found some background information on Uggs and how they came to be. Learn Yourself:During the World War I, these boots were the favorite of...
Watch for Her!!!
Congratulations to Larika Page!!! She won “Best Up and Coming Designer” in the 2010 Atlanta Fashion Awards!!!! According to her bio, Larika, a native of Portland, Oregon, spent her entire young life dedicated to the arts. She learned early on how to be expressive of self through studies of performing arts. Whether it was acting, dancing or capturing life in her sketches, she quickly...
A First for Louis Vuitton
From Luxuo.com Shilla Duty Free has struck a landmark agreement to open the world’s first Louis Vuitton airport store, at Incheon International Airport (South Korea). The luxury brand has traditionally rejected the airport retailing channel – though it is present in downtown travel retail through selected Gallerias run by fellow LVMH subsidiary DFS, and through high-class Korean retailers such as...
12 Days of Mrs. O (Day 3)
Recently, Mrs. O swung by the East Room to make cookies and holiday cards with military families. For the occasion, she wore a black dress with metallic stitching and a matching jacket, paired with her shiny kitten heels. Mrs. Obama has been a long time supporter of military personnel and their families.
Billion Dollar Girl
Congrats to Jessica Simpson! She’s making it happen! Here is a story from People Style Watch: With her southern charm and girl-next-door appeal, it’s hard to believe that Jessica Simpson is in fact a fashion powerhouse, sitting at the helm of a nearly $1 billion empire. But with retail sales of her successful lifestyle brand totaling $750 million this year, that is precisely what her line...
Fall Nail Trends
I know that we are well into fall (and it even feels like winter) but I saw this wonderful article on some great nail polish colors for the fall. I absolutely have fallen in love with dark colors for the fall but this teaches me how to mix it up a little. From Refinery29.com: Chalk it up to impatience, but we’re beyond ready for fall 2010’s most wanted accessory: new nail polish! After...
12 Days of Mrs. O (Day 2)
Here is Mrs. O in October during a campaign fundrasing event with Senator Barbara Boxer and Jill Biden, wife of Vice-President Joe Biden. She is wearing an embroidered white sheath dress (designer unknown) and metallic shoes.
12 Days of Mrs. O
Michelle Obama is so many things wrapped into one!!!! She’s the quintessential woman: she’s educated, a supportive wife, and an exceptional mother.The boring days of Barbara and Laura Bush and their two peice Kasper suits and pearls are no more!!!! We have a STYLE MUSE in the White House. You may not agree with her political views but everywhere she goes you can be proud to say...
One amazing trend for the fall is the Half Glove. There are many variety of colors and they are sold in 4 finger and 5 fingers. Many stylish chicas have been spotted wearing these amazing gloves. I found some amazing gloves online. Patricia Field (www.patriciafield.com, $48) Juicy Couture (www.juicycouture.com, $75) Unknown Designer (www.virtualvillage.com, $13.99)
Valentino for Gap
And here were are! Another design house has collaborated in a retail venture that is sure to satisfy your need for style. From Posh Glam: Valentino and Gap are joining forces to become the latest fashion sensation that sees designer and high-street brands working together in a bid to create affordable, but stylish collections. The capsule collection by Valentino for Gap is certainly going to...
Dewy Cheeks and Raccoon Eyes!
Here is a story that was featured on the Facebook Fan page “Shequaholic Fashionista by Sheque and Shay” Ever wonder what gives celebrities that dewy sophisticated glow just beneath the eye and above the cheek bone? Well look no further, here’s the secret. Shayla and I are just coming off of a weekend high of FRIENDS and FASHION. I traveled to Atlanta with a head full of thoughts...
The infamous fur vests are back and they are FAB! Stylist, Designer, and TV Personality Rachel Zoe A style icon, Rachel Zoe, has always expressed her love for vests even when they weren’t included on runways or in fashon mags. They are perfect to pair with a nice pair of leggings or jeans. Kourtney Kardashian Kourtney Kardashian has paired her Foley + Corinna Petal Vest...
It's About Time
A nice timepiece is necessary and the days of the over the top pieces are gone. Obviously ladies you want it to serve it’s purpose but the key is to find one that will function with your entire wardrobe. Here are some of my favorite timepieces. Enjoy! Michael Kors is not only a genius designer of wardrobe, he’s stepped into accessories and has done a great job. Oversized Round White...
Something for The Guys
Guys?!?! Can I get your attention please? Just for a bit and you can get back to ESPN. Fashion isn’t only for those of us who hold two X chromosomes. It’s a must that you dress the part for ALL occasions. The days of fitted caps, saggy jeans, Vokal, jerseys, and fake ice out watches are gone. Time to get your grown man on. Since it’s coming up to the holidays, I thought that I...
Calling All Dolls
Calling all Dolls!!!!!! On December 10, 2010, Nordstrom will reveal their new line of shoes by Ivanka Trump. From 75 to 100 models with prices ranging from $80 to $140, the shoes will also be accompanied by a handbags collection. We are sure these shoes will be fabulous so if you purchase a pair, be sure to send us pics! Happy Shopping!!
When some people think about the Biker look, they may think rugged; not very flattering and girly. But don’t fret! We have some suggestions for you and a look that can make you edgy AND glam. Our featured fashionista this week, Barika, created this look last weekend without breaking the bank. Barika found her t-shirt in the men section of Old Navy. She customized her look by cutting out the...