A few quick notes:
I did a Q&A with Sabrina of Slice of Lemon about my book, how it differs from the blog, and my views on body image. (Also look for Sabrina in the BlogHer fashion show vid – she looked AMAZING!)
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The ever-amazing Rosie Molinary is running a month-long project to help her readers boost their self-esteem and body image. This week, I contributed a post!
Love the look of this longish asymmetric top over a swooshy skirt.
Weesha’s hair color matches her printed pencil skirt. So, ya know, that’s fabulous.
“High fashion absolutely filters into street fashion… but street fashion is one of the most powerful forces shaping high fashion. Teenage kids pulling together wild outfits from thrift stores; hip-hop kids turning ‘baggy and badly-fitting’ into a defiant statement; punks dying their hair purple with food coloring; steampunk nerds learning to sew and sewing gears onto everything… all of this has filtered into the world of high fashion.”
I’m not a frills and bows kinda gal overall, but bows on peeptoes? I swoon every time.
Mara Glatzel – the bold and brilliant gal behind Medicinal Marzipan – has released an eBook titled Body Loving Homework. Hurrah!
Do you doubt that plaid and curlicues can coexist within a single outfit? I give you evidence.
John Waters on bad taste, good taste, and fashion. Oh, how I love that man.
Catherine muses on the question of how the high street could serve the mature woman better.
This roundup of nude bras that come in an actual variety of nude shades is stellar! (I’d also add MySkins.)
Who knew than an outfit could balance polished and Boho so beautifully?
The folks over at eBay are always looking for user feedback. Garden by eBay allows users to test out new eBay features and weigh in on functionality. Features currently in the Garden include eBay Help Me Find (a social shopping aid that uses Facebook) and eBay Help Me Shop (similar, but aimed at making informed buying decisions).
Natasha’s turquoise blouse and cream pants make for a fresh, bold pairing.
If you’re in the market for a wiggle dress, or just curious about the style, check out this post over at Vintage Fashion London.
A sleek pencil skirt and patterned heels can dress up a super-casual tee.
And from the Department of Random: Rock on, Rob.
Another from the DoR: 70% of Cats Unhappy with Time Shifted Olympic Coverage and other top headlines from the Fluffington Post. (Thanks, Mom!)