You can't deny it, there's something about her. From her bouncy natural curls to her large almond-shaped eyes, Tracee Ellis Ross, daughter of icon Diana Ross, has a style and deportment that is both playful and mature. Her covetous style is a mixture of both old and new, and she calls her extensive closet her … Continue reading Tracee Ellis Ross, Style Watch
Celebrities like Nicole Richie and Drew Barrymore are known for mixing vintage fashion into their wardrobes. Have you ever thought, "Wow, I could do that" but then realize that the best clothes seem to be fit for the super waifs? I've been in love with vintage fashion ever since I was old enough to sneak … Continue reading What’s Your Vintage Size?
It's common lore among curvy women that Marilyn Monroe, the sexiest "curvy" of them all, is a bountiful size 14. But few taking into account that a "vintage" size 14 is far different than a modern size 14US (size 10 in the UK). Have you ever wondered what size the nearly five-foot-six, "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes" … Continue reading Marilyn Monroe a Size 0? Say it Ain’t So!
Followed closely by 24-hour doormen and proximity to Zabars, wood floors are still the number one amenity for Manhattan apartments. But more often than not, wood floors lack the coziness that many New Yorkers desire and choosing a great rug can make your piece of the Big Apple feel like a slice of heaven. Here … Continue reading How to Choose a Rug for a NYC Apartment
I first fell in love with the circle skirt as a six-year-old watching "The Sound of Music." Admittedly I have very little in common with Maria Von Trapp, but one look at the cinched waist and volumnious skirt I knew that I met my style twin. Be warned, the circle skirt isn't for everyone. At … Continue reading Fashion Staple: The Circle Skirt