Browsing Category

Shopping

jeans
Fashion

Why is It So Hard to Find a Good Pair of Jeans?

By Maria Velasquez On November 3, 2014

Besides final exams, dental appointments, and family dinners with my divorced parents, there are few things in life that fill me with more anxiety than going shopping for a new pair of jeans. As a… Read More

style lab edit
Fashion

The Intimidating Art of Buying Stuff, Part II

By Rose Wednesday On October 17, 2014

Last week, I talked a little bit about figuring out what you actually wear and trying to anticipate what you might need to expand on that core set of clothing. So this… Read More

style lab edit
Fashion

Notes from the Style Lab: The Intimidating Art of Buying Stuff, Part One

By Rose Wednesday On October 3, 2014

I love acquiring clothes. I say “acquiring” because to me there’s nothing better than the rare situation where you get clothes you don’t have to pay for; you raid your grandma’s trunk,… Read More

feminist-as-fuck-2_833ad966-9d5c-4252-b820-6fb12a98658f_1024x1024
Fashion

Feminist Apparel: The Trendy, Socially Aware T-Shirts We’ve Been Waiting For

By Rachel Kinnard On June 18, 2014

With shirts boasting slogans like “Feminist as fuck” and “Never read the comments,” it’s difficult not to fall in love with Feminist Apparel. A few weeks ago I was browsing online and… Read More

Black Milk GoT
Fashion

Get Your Khaleesi On: The “Game of Thrones” Clothing Line Fans Can’t Wait For

By Amanda Duncil On March 4, 2014

Can’t wait for season four of Game of Thrones? Black Milk Clothing is here to sate your lust for branded swag. As early as May, the company teased us with the prospect of… Read More

Putting on a Bra
Fashion

This Method For Finding Your Bra Size Will Blow Your Freakin’ Mind

By McKayla Reilly On June 17, 2013

Ladies, this is something you have to hear. Recently, like many women in the A Bra That Fits sub-reddit, I had an epiphany. It was a revelation that dramatically changed my life. I’ve been… Read More

Vintage-Style-Swimsuits-from-ModCloth
Fashion

(Not So) Itsy Bitsy, Teeny Weeny (But Still Adorable!) Bikinis

By Nicole Woszczyna On May 9, 2013

Love the idea that beach trips and poolside tanning are right around the corner, but hate the thought of having to get into a swimsuit for the first time in months? Even… Read More

fanny pack
Fashion

ATTACK OF THE FANNY PACK: It’s Back, Y’all!

By Sara Luckey On April 22, 2013

Sup, players? I’m a skirt wearin’ kinda person. Most days when you see me, my ample hips are swathed in swirls of fabric. Well, not always swirls, I’m a big fan of… Read More

Quvenzhane Wallis
Fashion

Rock an Animal Purse Like Quvenzhané Wallis!

By Nicole Woszczyna On March 2, 2013

While the jury is still out on who was best dressed at Sunday’s Academy Awards ceremony, the prize for most adorable clearly went to Quvenzhané Wallis, the nine-year-old Best Actress nominee who… Read More

Vintage Shopping
Fashion

I Wear Your Grandma’s Clothes: Vintage Shopping on a Budget

By Helena Sheffield On February 28, 2013

Ah, the history of fashion. We all look back rather nostalgically at those classy cloche hats of the 20′s, the fabulous full-skirted frocks of the 50′s, and the shocking shoulder pads of… Read More

aint no wifey tank
Fashion

DimePiece: Urban Fashion Meets Social Commentary

By Nicole Woszczyna On January 25, 2013

What’s more awesome than a hip LA-based clothing brand that makes amazing clothes? Obviously, one that makes amazing clothes while celebrating power and confidence in women! DimePiece was created by designers and… Read More

NYE
Fashion

5 Stunning New Year’s Dresses For Plus Size Ladies

By Sara Brown On December 6, 2012

I am sucker for New Year’s Eve. I just love the idea of turning a new leaf and starting a new year fresh and re-energized. Also, I like an excuse to wear… Read More