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It’s hard to find a bag that works for me professionally and personally. Some days I’m toting around binders, papers and measuring tape. Some days I’m hauling snacks, toys, and water bottles. I want something utilitarian and sturdy, but stylish and of lux quality. Timeless and classic, but youthful and fun. Enter Madly Bags. The […]
I’m not going to spend a whole lot of time blogging about the various and sundry fashion weeks that have happened and are happening. I mean, Fall 2010? Here in D.C., we’re just praying the snow melts enough to make it to Spring. Still, it’s nice to get a taste of what went on at […]
I was perusing Ivy Style today and came across these older pics of George Hamilton. Only one way to describe them…blown away. Not only because it’s jarring to see him in another hue besides orange, but because look at him. Impeccable.
Paula Mendoza’s jewelry is not for the faint of heart. In other words, no wallflowers need apply. With rings showcasing oversize raw semi-precious stones, necklaces of bold silk multi-layered rope chains and medallions, gold Cleopatra-worthy chandelier earrings that measure three-and-a-half inches long, we’re not talking sweet and dainty here. “They are statements that are going […]
Valet is doing its 31 days of tips and tricks for looking stylish while living well. Day one tackled a somewhat controversial topic for menswear: should your pant have a break or no? You need only glimpse some of the men’s fashion discussion boards to get a feel for how passionately guys feel about their […]
In this day and age of Mad Men-inspired dandy tailoring, even the Commander in Chief gets called out for his Dad jeans. Young men are stepping up and dressing up while men 45-and-older continue to opt for more, um, casual and comfy duds. A recent New York Times article delves into this very phenomenon that […]
One of my favorite things about the time of year is annual roundup lists. Who doesn’t love a good ol’ Best Of Fashion List? And who doesn’t love weird fashion moments? The weirder the better, right? I was reminded today of my personal favorite bizarro moment of the year: Alexander McQueen’s lobster claw shoe, which […]
Getting down to the wire and still need something special for your guy? Fear not. Local shops, boutiques and retailers have that special stocking stuffer just for him. It’s true that they are invisible to the naked eye, but without them, he’s a flimsy mess. And why not have […]
So, today was the first day I actually felt it. The “it,” I speak of is the can’t-escape, outside-is-not-my-friend, stickin’-around-’til-May D.C. winter cold. If you’ve lived here for a full four-season year, you know what I’m talking about. It’s that cold that stays with you long after you’ve come indoors to escape it. It’s the […]