Category Fashion Inspiration

Denim for Days

Raws & Selvedge, Distressing & Repairs, Pricey Runway Pieces & Dirt Cheap DIY

Give Fashion Week a Chance

Fall 15′ RTW shows that every Zoolander, Wes Anderson, & Henri Matisse fan should see.

Creepy Costumes: Halloween

Halloween, the best holiday.

Brain Tap: my thoughts right now

A mini “favorites” list.

Austen Fashion

Fashion in Film: Jane Austen Edition

substance and style

It shouldn’t be that Mark Grist’s (see below) opinion on girls is the minority, but it is. I don’t think I’ve ever heard a boy say, “I want a girl who reads.” Sure, they say, “well, she can’t be dumb,” but more often I hear them discount the possibility of dating a girl based on […]

Mrs. Blanche White – The Black Widow

I haven’t received all of the costume props in the mail yet, but I’ve decided to base my costume off the murderous widow from the 1985 cult classic, Clue. Not going to follow her costume exactly, though (mostly because I can definitely not pull off the hair style). In the mean time, some of my […]

Movie Style- Beware the Gonzo

Beware the Gonzo (2010) – another crazy high school drama I just watched on Amazon Prime Instant Movies. A+ on casting and styling. Storyline was a bit muddled. Perhaps it was the pacing, not sure… Anyway, the main character of the movie, Eddie aka Gonzo, a  high school senior, decides to start his own newspaper after […]

Spring Visuals

Every once in a while those over-priced, luxury retailers do something sort of cool that’s free. Well, here it is. Some good, old eye candy. The J Crew Spring Photo Shoot. I always love what they do for their ad campaigns (One that sticks out had some professional ballet dancers featured in lots of grays and khakis) […]

Cut up

Crop tops! I was not a huge fan last year when they started popping up in street wear a lot. But, I’m loving how Balenciaga and Calvin Klein have used the concept. The colors and fabrics are simple. Prints are minimal and repetitive. The beauty is in the simple silhouettes, broken up with some skin. […]