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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Spring 2013 Trends: So, what’s with all the neon colors??

Well, if you’ve been to The Mall recently, you’ve noticed that the Spring clothing is starting to emerge.  Some of the upcoming trends that I talked about in January–such as emerald green–are starting to show up in some very interesting combinations (more in an upcoming post.)  HOWEVER, the most disturbing–and I mean major DISTURBING–trend is…

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Coming Soon: Karl Lagerfeld does Dallas!

According to this post today at Racked.com, Karl Lagerfeld announced at the WWD CEO Summit that the design inspiration for his next Fall collection is Dallas (as in Texas.)\r\n “There has to be some magical surrounding. That’s why I went to Scotland to this castle where Mary Stuart was born, and it was quite a…

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Pantone announces Color Trend for 2013

Every year around this time, the Pantone Color Institute–the folks known as the “global authority” on color for design industries (that includes fashion and beauty)–let us know what color we should expect to see dominating the runways, eye shadows, bed sheets, and any other thing you can think of that marries design with color.   And…

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