How They Wear: Bare-Midriffs

Apr 7, 2012   //   by Rory Tunbridge   //   No Comments

From core cutouts to completely bare midriffs, the S/S 12 runways were rife with belly-baring looks, and naturally fashion’s cognoscenti, as well as some of Hollywood’s leading ladies, were quick to jump on board. But given the fact that we’re still a wee hesitant about this daring lookand have a hunch we’re not alonea selection of inspirational abdomen-revealing outfits, courtesy of a few of our favorite style-minded ladies, is just the thing to ease our fears. While some stylesetters are showing just a hint of skin (Harley Viera-Newton and Elisa Sednaoui) and others are bravely baring it all (Gaia Repossi and Karlie Kloss), consider today’s How They Wear story your guide to creating a sophisticated midriff-baring ensemble with ease!

For those who tend to err on the conservative sidesartorially speaking, that isyou’ll be happy to know you don’t have to expose your entire belly to create a stylish, on-trend look. Full Article…

Friday Afternoon Beauty Poll: Curly Or Straight Hair?

Apr 5, 2012   //   by Abbey Strutt   //   No Comments

After last week’s poll it seems as if many of you would wash your hair in rat poison if it meant longer locks, so we know you’re passionate about your hair. But what about the men in your life. When it comes to hair do you think they like your locks curly or straight? Let us know!

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Karl Lagerfeld gets a little nip/tuck from i-D

Mar 29, 2012   //   by Rory Tunbridge   //   No Comments

You’ve got to hand it to Karl Lagerfeld. At the age of, officially, 73 – or according to baptism records and one relative, 78 – he is a fashion phenomenon who has not only outlasted and outlived many of his contemporaries, he has more energy, drive and ideas than some half his age. The creative king of Chanel and Fendi and master of a myriad collaborations and startups – which currently include Hogan, Macy’s, S.T. Dupont and his new upscale Karl Lagerfeld Paris and ‘masstige’ Karl lines – Lagerfeld is like an indefatigable fashion Terminator. While his creativity might seem unstoppable, however, unlike Arnold Schwarzenegger’s cyborg, Lagerfeld the man is made of flesh. But beyond concealing himself behind his trademark sunglasses and neck-high starched collars, Lagerfeld has made some effort in interviews to distance himself from the subject of cosmetic surgery. Full Article…

Nike SB Dunk Low ‘Distressed’ Unreleased Sample

Mar 28, 2012   //   by Gabriella Conybeare   //   No Comments

Recently popping up over on eBay is an unreleased Distressed sample of the Nike SB Dunk Low.

Produced back in 2003, the colorway was ultimately scrapped in favor of the Nike SB Dunk Brown Pack.

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Nike Dunk High AC ‘Gum Toe Pack’

Mar 27, 2012   //   by Abbey Strutt   //   No Comments

By Aaron Hope · Published Mar 29th, 2012

Following up on a long string of BTTYS-style drops from the cupsoled original, the autoclaved Dunk High will return in a couple months in much the same style we remember from its January 2012 releases. These new Nike Dunk High ACs dont have an official pack name, but their combination of a monochromatic twill upper with boot-like lace details and a gum rubber kickplate manages a rustic vibe thats still versatile enough for everyday wear. Check

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Kitty Cat Eyes

Mar 21, 2012   //   by Rory Tunbridge   //   No Comments

Outfit Details:
Joie Landon cardigan – c/o Joie
Cat Eyeglasses sweater – c/o ModClothpeter pan collar shirt (underneath) – Forever 21
faux leather pleated skirt – H+M
tights – H+M
Jeffrey Campbell boots – LF sale (the best time to get shoes!)
Foley + Corinna Mid City tote – c/o Foley + Corinna (see other ways I’ve worn it here: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 – okay, I wear it a lot)rings – Forever 21 and c/o Banana Republic (Mad Men collection)glasses – Ray-Banthe kitty’s glasses – probably vintage

Two things you should know about me: I love an animal sweater and I love a good sale. Full Article…

Tags: Cat , Cat Eyes