H&M is opening is Houston, TX, at last! I have family there and happy H&M will be coming to town. http://blog.chron.com/shopgirl/2010/10/hm-to-open-first-texas-store-at-dallas-northpark-center-in-2011/
I am so sick of over-done platform shoes, high killer chunky ass platforms actually aren't my thing, I don't like it super-duper clunky! Here is an article on Manolo Blahnik's upcoming refined shoes that will only enhance the abundant lady-chic for FALL 2011, for me, lady like, that's like every day though: http://www.wwd.com/footwear-news/people/manolo-muses-5078442?module=today
Meet the model students — the hard-working women wearing the best of fall’s back-to-school-inspired looks in the photographer Angelo Pennetta’s portfolio “Beautiful Minds.” Via NYTIMES.com http://tmagazine.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/08/17/beautiful-minds-extra-credit/
Vicky Tiel’s 40-Year Career in Fashion.The designer Vicky Tiel, who is 67 and barely 5-foot-2 has a new memoir, “It’s All About the Dress: What I Learned in 40 Years About Men, Women, Sex, and Fashion,” recently published by St. Martin’s Press, Via NYTIMES.com
Reading inspires me and keeping my own energy going, I love to escape, learn and discover through reading biographies and memories, check these ones out.
Check out these pretty and sexy plus size dresses from UniqueVintage.
I'm into the color Plum, and plum/ aka Amethyst drop earrings I saw on Bluenile.com are a fun accessory for fall. Also these stackable bold rings are really pretty to wear anytime with many outfits.
dELiA*s has a shoppable app, check it out here.
Submit to win a TeenVogue photoshoot:
This fall I'm going to try to see My Week With Marilyn, Oscar-nominated actress Michelle Williams channels the original bottle blond with surprisingly few flirtatious winks, via Elle.com
Also this TV show is casting:
ALUMNI TV PROJECT - PREP SCHOOL/HIGH SCHOOL
SUBMIT TO: Alumnicasting@gmail.com
An award-winning television production company is searching for dynamic individuals & groups of friends - who all graduated from the same prep school/high school - to be featured in an exciting new real-life television show for a major cable television network. We are especially interested in hearing from individuals who have maintained close relationships with their high school peers - whether you are friends, enemies, or frenemies. If issues from high school still play out in your life and the lives of your friends even though you’re “grown-ups”now, or if you feel like you’re ready to show your fellow alums who you really are, then we want to hear from you!
More details are here.
Cheers! Enjoy the last days of summer and I don't know about you but I am so excited to wear my new booties. I'll have some pics up soon.
P.s: My interview on Little Book of Fashion.