Gotta kick this week’s links off with this amazing video: 100 Years of Style. It’s a promo for an outlet mall, but SO well done! (Via The I on Fashion)
Barking Dog Shoes gives us a marvelous round up of cute, comfy biker-style boots.
Doesn’t Folake look amazing in her leopard-print blazer and asymmetric tunic? Gah, I want that entire outfit for myself.
Check out this fabulous tutorial on how to make image maps for your blog or website.
Vanessa pairs red and teal to great effect.
“The romantic narrative of the West has no way to deal with women who aren’t seeking a man, or holding on to one. It definitely doesn’t know how to deal with women who don’t experience romantic or sexual desire. Single womanhood as a sustained and satisfying state just doesn’t compute for a lot of people.”
Patti wants to know: How and when do you make the decision to let your natural grays show through?
Wide- and narrow-calf boot maker DUO is offering free international shipping for a limited time, and Miss Plumcake hand-picked her faves from the wide-calf offerings.
Eight fun cobalt blue pieces for under $20 apiece? Oh yes indeed to that.
Petites rejoice! Kelly, of Alterations Needed fame, has just launched Hemmed, which she envisions as an “all-inclusive, one stop shop for petite women of all shapes, sizes and ages.”
Everything about Reva’s outfit – from the vest and boots to the gorgeous scarf - makes me smile.
I was asked to comment on Kjerstin Gruys’ no mirrors project, and mentioned a few other ways to boost body image.
Who What Wear’s guide to fall trends is comprehensive and such fun to peruse.
Autumn comments on the recent media attention that’s being dumped on Sinead O’Connor, exploring the singer’s “… long-standing tussle with the beauty standard.”
On a related note (kinda), Jaunty Dame shares her tips for those who may have accidentally shaved their heads. (Via The Beheld.)
So Elle’s editor-in-chief wants us to abandon “feminist” in favor of “feminine-ista”? FOR REALLY? That makes me want to spend my weekend poring over the archives of Geek Feminism, a blog I discovered just this morning.
Holly offers a hilarious – if difficult to execute – figure flattery tip for looking slimmer in your hot pants.
Curious about selling your clothes, but not sure how to get started? Katy Rose has put together a great video outlining the basics of selling clothing on consignment.
And from the Department of Random: What’s in your beard? (Filmed in scenic NE Mpls – via Stuff About Minneapolis):