Fashionable Reads

April 5, 2012
  • A new study finds that our shopping habits can determine our “coolness”. (via New York Magazine)
  • We are pretty obsessed with Iris Apfel over here. Watch this video of her being her. (via Stylelist)
  • Pamela’s Punch takes us inside Fashion Fights Poverty’s 7th Annual Fashion Gala. (via Pamela’s Punch)
  • Wouldn’t it be neat to be billionaire for a day? (via New York Times)
  • Is the BlackBerry really Washington’s official smartphone? (via Washington Post)
  • Wait, fashion blogging is tax-deductible? Do tell. (via Refinery 29)
  • College students prove to be marketing gold for tech start-ups. (via Wall Street Journal)
  • Diane von Furstenberg chats with DVF creative director Yvan Mispelaere. (via Financial Times)
  • For Texas blogger Jane Aldridge and her mother Judy, “Make-believe is our real life.” (via Texas Monthly)

 

Fashionable Reads

March 27, 2012
  • Everyday doesn’t have to be “Casual Friday” fellas. Ditch the shorts, wear a suit. (via Forbes)
  • Financial Times discusses the popularity of social curation sites like Pinterest and Tumblr. (via Financial Times)
  • BYT’s “ARTS Guide” has us planning trips to museums across the District. (via BYT)
  • Scoutmob and Lauren Friedman of “My Closet in Sketeches” have teamed up to bring Fashiontonians outfit sketches inspired by local boutiques and places. The first look is inspired by Mt. Pleasant shop Nana. (via My Closet in Sketches)
  • Would you buy a wedding dress from Bebe? Would you buy a wedding dress from Bebe designed by Project Runway’s Rami Kashou? (via The Cut)
  • Curvey CEO gives curvy girls a guide to thrifting. (via Curvy CEO)

Fashionable Reads

March 14, 2012
  • Have you noticed that tech guys love to wear plaid? We got a kick out of the title of this piece, “Check Republic.” (via Financial Times)
  • Ever wondered what your fashion magazine personality is? Take this quiz to find out. (via MinOnline)
  • CapFABB interviews local designer and recent Marymount graduate Kelly Tang. (via CapFABB)
  • Fashion Battle! Samantha Cameron versus Michelle Obama. Whose look do you prefer? (via Huffingtonpost)
  • Refinery29 shows us, “6 Chic Ways To Wear A Bustier Top.” (via Refinery29)
  • Are entrepreneurs born or made? Find out what research says. (via The Next Web)
  • CNN interviews Carolina Herrera about her career in fashion. (via CNN)