Definatalie rounded up photos of nine gorgeous ladies wearing the same Beth Ditto-designed polka dot frock. And damn, do they look AMAZING!
Fabulous tips for anyone curious about getting jeans tailored to fit properly. These are petite-specific, but many could apply to non-petites.
Maxi skirt, off-the-shoulder blouse, and rugged booties. Formula for gorgeousness.
Constance McMillen, a teen lesbian who wanted to go to prom in a tux with her girlfriend on her arm, was instead subjected to dirty looks, a canceled prom and even an invite to an alternative, but fake, prom. Now her story will become a TV movie.
For an amazing array of products that support the Susan G. Komen Foundation, a site called WantACode has gathered up codes that related to Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Even better, shoppers can shop anywhere on the WantACode site from 10/15 to 10/17, and WantACode will donate 100% of the profits to Susan G. Komen. They’re calling it The Pink Weekend!
What happens when you begin to notice the injustice of gender-focused advertising and beauty ideals… but your friends don’t?
Hey Twin Cities! ARC’s Value Village is holding a coat drive this weekend. Bring in a gently used coat to dugo in the Galleria in Edina and receive a 20% discount on a beautiful new piece of outerwear. Your gently used coat will be donated to ARC. Donate through Sunday, October 17!
And for more retro inspiration, check out this recap of eyebrow-grooming trends from decades past.
If you’re loving the leopard print trend but not ready to commit to a sassy dress or coat, College Candy suggests 8 great leopard-printed accessories for under $20 each.
Here’s a roundup and some input on wide-calf boots from a gal who knows her footwear!
Best headline I’ve read in ages, and from the Wall Street Journal, no less: Halloween Doesn’t Fully Explain the Spike in Powdered-Wig Sales.
Some fab advice on how to wear brooches without looking like a Septuagenarian.
I generally ignore the press releases that flood my inbox, but for some reason I clicked on one for a company called Carmakoma. And I nearly fell out of my chair. Yes, the goods are spendy, and yes the company’s based in Denmark, but ladies? This might be the most stylish plus-sized line I’ve EVER SEEN.
Some great discussions cropped up over at the new Twin Cities Family Community this week! Today’s topic for my fellow Minnesotans: How are you dressing for this unseasonably warm weather?
And from the Department of Random: This startlingly beautiful poem reminded me to think about death as it relates to life. And that’s a good thing.