Category Archives: Trend Alert

Double Denim

My favorite is the blue denim top on top of black jeans. How do your rock double denim? Photos: 1/2/3/4/5/6/7

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Fresh Flowers

Happy first day of Spring!! I am so ready for the weather to warm up and to spend more time outside. I was in Dallas over the weekend, where it was 80 degrees. I did not want to return to … Continue reading

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Trend Alert: Short. Shorts.

 

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Fall Fashion Trend: Cords

Fall Fashion Trend: Cords by inaladylikefashion featuring platform shoes For the past several F/W seasons,  I have made corduroy my go-to bottoms for all occasions – dressy, casual, bumming around. Over those years, J.Crew sold them nearly exclusively and in … Continue reading

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The Clutch

After running out of the house without my handbag, and not realizing it until I got to work and realized I did not have my badge or my bag, I decided I needed to down-size. Carrying a non-negotiable cup of … Continue reading

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June Ambrose Launches Her Very Own Line of …Guess What?

Surprise! Surprise! And what a pleasant surprise! Actually, I’m not that surprised that June Ambrose has chose to capitalize on her signature headwear. It’s Twenty Eleven and ENTREPRENEURSHIP is the name of the game. But of course, the one I … Continue reading

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Spring Editorial Trends: Nipples and Cigarettes (Nudity)

           

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You Should Know About: Bonanza.com

Happy New Year!!! While searching for the perfect handbag (my new Botkier Morgan), I came across Bonanza.com, an ebay-like market place that had exactly what I was looking for. What happened was, I was searching for the bag because it … Continue reading

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Scents of Being

Until yesterday, I had the quintessential bachelorette pad; there were no signs that a man had ever been in the place. That’s when I found a candle at Bath and Body Works, called Fireplace, which smells just like a man’s cologne. … Continue reading

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Shoe Laces are the New Stiletto Heel

A few years ago, stilettos were all the rage. This season, though, shoe laces dominate.                                                                                   Photo by Jock Sturges. Model, Skye Stracke, in “Wild” styled by Monika Kropfitsch Marie Claire Italy.

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Weekend DIY Project: Bead Embellished Tights

I have abosolutely NOTHING planned for this weekend. So, I figured I will have plenty of time to work on a DIY project that I’ve had in the back of my mind- a pair of embellished tights like the ones … Continue reading

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Spotted: Duffle Coats for Fall

At the end of last winter season, I knew that I needed a coat for this fall. I couldn’t find the right one then, so I’ve been looking intensively since the end of last season. One thing I notice was … Continue reading

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My Love Affair with Pixie Market

 My heart belongs to American Apparel. Their 2% spandex really tickles my fancy. But my adrenaline starts to rush every time lay eyes on Pixie Market. Studded, mesh leotards!  Exposed zippers. Leggings. Hooded dresses with shoulder pads! The Their styles … Continue reading

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Too Cool For School: From Saddle Shoes To Oxfords

  Photos from Teen Vogue Growing up as a private school attending, uniform-wearing fashionista, I found ways to incorporate fashion into the mundane jumper/shirt and skirt combination, such as cute cardigans, funky tights, bows, etc…I wore Saddle shoes from about first … Continue reading

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I Feel Like a Kid Again

Man! I had several pairs of Dr. Martens in middle school. Those were the days. I’ve been contemplating getting a newpair. But, I don’t know is a 27 year old has any business wearing such fanciful shoes!   Maybe I’ll … Continue reading

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Wishing on a Star

Six years ago, Swedish-born stylist (to vogue and elle) Ulrika started the brand Rika. The style is ‘classic with a twist of rock ‘n’ roll’. The famous Rika “star bag” is sold world-wide to celebrities such as Madonna and Helena … Continue reading

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I got MINX-ified!

I have been polishing my nails since my prissy little girlhood. I LOVE bright colors and the occasional design, but I have never really been impressed by the airbrush or dot-dot-dot, swoosh, swoosh that the nails salons often offer. Lately, though, I have had … Continue reading

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Trend Alert: Denim

Kanye West  knows. He and his new lady friend, Amber Rose, who I’m keeping a close eye on( I’m kinda diggin her style), were both seen wearing denim all over NY Fashion Week. Actually, I don’t think Kanye took his off … Continue reading

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