Fashion #TBT Invasion of the Bullet Bras!

I don’t know of one woman, young or old, who actually enjoys wearing a bra.  Yet, when we look at the history of women’s foundation garments, what we have now is far less egregious than those awful bullet bras that women wore in the 1950’s……\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nMadidenform’s Chansonette Bra was one of the most popular bras in the…

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Tuesday Menswear Moment: Clive Ownen Now and Then

The October, 2014 issue of GQ hits the stands nationally on Sept 30 , and it’s the venerable Old Boy’s  “Age Issue,” featuring five different covers hunks from Hollywood and Sports.  Soon-to-be 50-year old Clive Owen (his birthday is Oct.3,) a longtime badass fave of mine, is one of the cover guys…..\r\n\r\n\r\nYou can read more about Clive’s spiffy look and his thoughts on approaching…

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Fashion #TBT : Remembering the Panty Girdle

There was a time when a woman wouldn’t dream of leaving the house without a girdle.  In fact, it was almost de riguer for a woman to wear some kind of girdle under just about every kind of clothing.  As we can see here, even under a pair of Bermuda shorts while grocery shopping!!Now, if…

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Target unveils sizzling, gorgeous Altuzarra collection for Fall 2014

\r\n\r\nWhen I heard Joseph Altuzarra would be doing a collection for Target, I had mixed feelings.  I absolutely *love* Altuzarra’s designs, and how he turns classic silhouettes, patterns, and designs into something posh and modern. I also know Target, where other designer collections were cut extremely small and made from very cheap materials.  Imagine how surprised I…

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Making Changes!

Since I took a few months hiatus to move and make a few more life adjustments, I’ve decided it’s also a great time to make changes to my blog as well…..\r\n\r\nSo, come September there will be a new format and new colors; more stories on the business side of fashion–important things you need to know…

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