Posts Categorized: lovely links

Lovely Links: February 19

The ladies at Academichic have assembled a fantastic scarf-tying bibliography.

Model Coco Rocha refuses to lose weight, even if it means losing work. Via a very thought-provoking post from No Signposts in the Sea.

These are making me rethink my personal ban on moccasins.

WendyB hosted a panel on ethics in style blogging, and wrote about her views on gifts and reviews in blogs, and how best to handle them.

How’s THIS for an alternative perspective on eating healthy? (Via YBSPI.)


Lovely Links: 2/12/10

Couture Allure has a few choice words about the proliferation of unrealistic digitally enhanced images in advertising.

In related news, Angie has some ideas about why the concept of age-appropriate dressing is so insulting to many women.

I’m a dedicated heels girl, but Kyla has some good points about why flats are fabulous.

Is fashion oppressive, or a source of fun and self-expression? Actually, it’s both.

Forever 21 is not universally adored, as it turns out. Your thoughts?


Lovely Links: February 5

Tiia, whose personal style is fantastically inspiring, wrote a very thought-provoking post about the politics of clothing. Is it just to ban burqas? Can the government regulate style? Could a burqa be a signature piece? All FANTASTIC questions.

Annie has done it again: Make your own thumbtack-studded wedges with her tutorial.

Somehow I missed that Mary of Fit This Girl started an outfit log blog over at Clothed in Kindness. LOVE it!

Is showing eight naked supermodels really going to expand the definition of beauty? Since they’re all tall, slender, and hourglassy? (Thanks, Jamie.)