November 30, 2011
You hold 16 jobs but only one pays you. Somehow between Monday conference calls and Friday ballet, you manage to make 3 kids, 2 dogs, and 1 husband look as easy as whiping up Thanksgiving dinner for 20. You’re Superwoman, and you deserve a cape (at the very least.) Perfect for temperamental weather and concealing holiday-inspired food babies, The Cape is an affordable way to dress up your winter wardrobe in one quick, stylish step.
October 11, 2011
Murphy’s Law of Fashion #235: Just when you perfect your ‘summer look’ it becomes fall. Which is why you’ve set your sights on The Chelsea Boot. From the runways in London to the streets of LA, to the feet of celebs like Kate Moss and Jennifer Aniston, the chelsea boot is the answer to how to intelligently invest in the in-between season.
September 12, 2011
You two have been through your ups and downs. And looking back it seems to be seasonal. This fall try something new with your skirt – The Tea-Length. Sometimes referred to as a midi or prairie, the tea-length’s hem hits a few inches above the ankle to right around mid-calf. Spotted on celebs like Carey Mulligan, Anne Hathaway and Scarlett Johansson, this season it’s a statement in leather, pleats and patterns.
August 8, 2011
Last night you wore yellow, saw red, felt blue and turned green all within 24. You make no apologies – you live a colorful life. Which is why Colorblocking has your name colored all over it. Straight from the summer runways of Gucci and Diane Von Furstenberg, colorblocking is simply creating an outfit by pairing blocks of solid color.
July 17, 2011
Square-cut or pear-shaped, your engagement ring wouldn’t dream of changing its shape – and neither would you. Turns out Sacramento’s newest bridal boutique, SPARKLE Bridal Couture, has your figure all figured out. Promising to do more than merely compliment your curves, SPARKLE specializes in making women sizes 14-30 as jaw-dropping as the very best of best man’s speeches.
June 27, 2011
You’re all about the details. As long as they don’t involve credit card statements, an explanation why your car isn’t working, or any fine print. Welcome a detail you can fully embrace: The Accordion Pleat. Unlike big and boxy pleats of the past, this summer’s pleat is tiny, feminine and ultra flattering.
June 7, 2011
The Ex needed directions where to go. So you screamed it to him – in the middle of a crowded party 6 chards in. *Shrug shoulders* You’re one for making big, bold statements. Which is why this summer’s Big Floppy Hat trend will have you seeing red, in a good way. Recently spotted on celebs from Kim Kardashian to Kate Moss, this retro-chic accessory has been all over the runways from Lanvin to Dior.
May 18, 2011
If your feet could talk, they’d have a lot to say… but mostly: Eff you. Excuse their potty mouth (afterall they did get it from you), but they think it’s really rude that you strap them in five-inch-high torture chambers and make them schlep about town day in and day out. Get back into their good graces with this season’s hottest shoe trend: The Flatform.
April 18, 2011
Simple math: the success of your night out exists in inverse proportion to the height of your heels? The higher the stiletto, the lower your mood plummets once you hit your pain threshold. Not that you would have it any other way. But what if you could have your wedges and wear them, too? It’s not just a fantasy anymore, especially with the Cork Wedge making its way back into our summer wardrobe.