Geena Davis is one of the few women in Hollywood speaking up about how women are represented in the media.
Superawesome cosmetics guru Beauty Bets interviewed me about my favorite beauty products!
And for more cosmetics wisdom, check out Yes and Yes’s first podcast, makeup made fun. Beauty Bets is her guest there, too.
Ever feel like your body is a mystery?
Here’s a stylish reminder that monochromatic looks needn’t be head-to-toe, so long as you make sure all your non-neutrals are the same shade.
Indie Fixx serves up some fab tips on how to detox your beauty regime.
Know how style experts are always pushing you to do feminine with an edge, or romantic with a splash of modern? Well, here are some concrete tips on how to combine contrasting styles in one outfit.
“What it boils down to is this: I am okay with my body, but I don’t want other people to know that I am okay with my body, because then they will notice it, and what if they discover something that is not okay?”
A style love letter to Frida Kahlo.
Twin Cities folks, listen up! ARC has some fantastic sale promotions going on in August. This week: Women’s tops are buy three, get one free.
Oooh, other local goodness: le petit connaisseur de la mode has a smashing weekly roundup of local Mpls fashion news.
Sick to death of everything you own? Jezebel has cooked up some ideas that might spark creativity when you’re bored with all of your clothes. (Via College Fashion.)
This look is making me long for fall. Oh wait, wasn’t I already longing for fall?
Your body IS the good body. So there.
Oh, bridesmaid dresses. How effectively you enhance our body insecurities by allowing us such easy access to figure comparisons. Sigh …
What, exactly, does a personal shopper DO?
Annie Oakley may be a divisive figure, but dang, that woman knew how to handle libel. AND she’s described by historians as “one of the first American celebrities who was really branding herself.” Fascinating!
And from the Department of Random: I’m a big fan of the super-hilarious Old Spice commercials, especially as Husband Mike is a long-time Old Spice man. BUT! Just found out that the super-hilarious spokesman is doing personalized video responses to folks who tweet about the campaign. See his response to getting some Twitter love from Ellen DeGeneres below.