Lovely Links: January 15

Why do you sit, glued to the computer, searching for endless hours for that perfect mustard yellow pump? Because you’re seeking. (Via Sister Wolf.)

Dara’s got five great tips for KEEPING your body image resolutions.

Hear ye, hear ye ladies of large foot! A roundup of online shoe stores just for you.

Ever wondered if that vintage dress is REALLY Dior? Here are some helpful hints for spotting switched labels.

MadamOwl muses on what it means to dress modestly. (Via Oranges and Apples, whose comments on the topic are also well worth reading.)

Just try not to giggle at fashematics. (Via Hot Robot.)

Are the haters getting you down? Here are some beacons of positivity for when you need a daily reading pick-me-up.

Think sizing woes are the exclusive domain of us gals? Not so, not so.

I really like Crystal Renn. Really a lot. She’s smart and level-headed, she’s been through some heavy shit, and she seems pretty comfortable in the difficult role that’s being foist upon her: Poster child for everything that is wrong with modeling. (Thanks to Junebug B for the link.)

Further proof that ruanas are supercool.

I’m an advocate for looking your best as often as possible. But always? Like, even when you’re watching re-runs of “Buffy” at home, alone?

Bobbi Brown asked her girlfriends to model for her new campaign. Holy cats, women with freckles and frizz, wrinkles and schnozzes!

Nina’s new feature, Anonymous Monday Blogger Confessional, is SO FUN! Stop by and play along. (Also, have you seen her new ‘do? Unbearably gorgeous.)

And from the Department of Random, I’m QUITE sure you need a little Demetri today:

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  • What Would a Nerd Wear

    such good links, as always!
    eeps to the urge to seek–that is all of us!!

  • E

    Oh my gosh! Thanks so much for the shout out! I'm so glad that you like my shawl as much as I do!

  • Nina (Femme Rationale)

    WOW i made your lovely links. i feel really special! thank u so much for always being so supportive, sal. YOU are lovely. ๐Ÿ™‚

  • Oranges And Apples

    Oh, thank you for including Sandra and me!

  • Couture Allure Vintage Fashion

    Thank you so much for including a link to my article about label fraud in the vintage and used designer clothing industries. I appreciate you helping to get the word out!

  • pretty face

    New colour scheme? I like ๐Ÿ™‚ x

  • madam0wl, a.k.a Sandra

    Yes, thanks for including my post along with Franca's. Keep on keepin' on…

  • Isisingonthecake

    now, if only Emily Yoffe (the author of the seeking article) had mentioned something about how to kick the interwebz/twitter/crackberry/facebook/email habit… oh jesus…

  • Isisingonthecake

    btws,
    i linked back to already pretty in my blog bc i went thrifting today at goodwill and found a perfect example of fake label switching that i would have absolutely missed if you hadn't brought "Couture Allure" to our attention! thanks, sally!

  • Sonja

    Thanks so much for sharing the Bobbi Brown post! I get so happy every time I see those gorgeously unique faces. I adore Crystal Renn and Demetri, too. ๐Ÿ™‚ Love the blog's new look! xoxo