Tag: style

Beauty, Second City Style

Essence: The Hottest German Cosmetic Brand is Ready to Glamorize the USA!

I had the opportunity on Wednesday to attend a shopping party for essence cosmetics at the cutest little yogurt shop, berry wild! I had so much fun with the products; everyone should check them out! The German based brand has swept through Europe with great success (I can see why!), so I’m really excited about the brand’s launch in Ulta…

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Breaking News, Industry, Legally Yours, Luxury, Second City Style

Breaking News: Prada Finally Going Public

Finally, one of the biggest fashion luxury labels in the world will start it’s tour for world domination. Prada will be going public, following its record breaking year in sales. 2010 offered net profits that were up 150 percent. Sales were up 31.1 percent to $2.75 billion thanks to gains in all geographical markets, according to reports from WWD. Prada…

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Blahnik Tonic, Legally Yours, Sales/Discounts

Sigerson and Morrison Trying to Reclaim Their Name?

Are Kari Sigerson and Miranda Morrison trying to “fight the man”? Though Kari Sigerson and Miranda Morrison are hosting a “Crazy Sale” with inventory from the now-closed Sigerson Morrison Laboratory Boutique, it is being advertised as unaffiliated with the actual Sigerson Morrison brand and its parent company, Marc Fisher Footwear. As we reported earlier, the duo was quit/kicked off from…

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Celebrity Style, Second City Style

Best Dressed At The Cannes Film Festival 2011

The 64th Annual Cannes Film Festival is a broad spectrum of movies premieres, celebrities, and major parties and events. But more so, for the style fans, it’s a broad spectrum of beautiful style that ranges from resort wear to beach attire to lavish gowns from the best haute couture designers in the world (Roberto Cavalli, Giorgio Armani, and Karl Lagerfeld…

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Off-Topic, Second City Style, Television

Off Topic: Andy Samberg and Bert Talk Velour

They are fewer things better than starting your Friday morning with a little talk between comedian Andy Samberg and Bert from Sesame Street. Besides debating what would be Samberg’s exact attire if he were ever in outer-space, why Samberg wants to be velour or rayon and the importance of socks throughout history. Let them teach you something valuable today… and…

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Outfit Of The Day, Second City Style, Shopping

Outfit Of The Day for May 19, 2011. Yes, I Can Wear Color!

OK, I know I need to prove that I do wear other colors besides black so today is one of those days. I got this little jacket at a Mint by Jodi Arnold sample sale because I thought it looked rather Balenciaga Spring 2008. (Listen, Nina Garcia told me face-to-face in an interview that sometimes she will pull out trends…

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Beauty, Second City Style

Sassoon Salon Spring Summer 2011 Collection Showcases Classic Elegance

Sassoon Salon always looks to art, fashion and style to inspire their hair collections. Sassoon Salon’s Spring Summer 2011 Demi Monde Collection was inspired by Brassai’s provocative photographs of 1920s Paris. The collection is famous due to Brassai’s high contrast and sometimes smokey images of bordellos and underground nightlife of the era. His work still influences fashion editorial today as…

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Beauty Event NYC. Pat McGrath at Saks Fifth Avenue This Saturday

WORLD-RENOWNED RUNWAY Makeup Artist Pat McGrath introduces Dolce & Gabbana The Make Up MUST-HAVES FOR SUMMER If you have been to New York Fashion week, or Milan Fashion Week, and not counting others, you have seen Pat McGrath’s work. Now we get a chance to see her work up close and personal at Dolce & Gabanna’s Must-Have For Summer Event at Saks Fifth Avenue…

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Chicago, Events, Lifestyle, Second City Style

Chicago Event: Kelly Cutrone Signs Books – Normal Gets You Nowhere

Kelly Cutrone – the driving force behind People’s Revolution, a company known for its straightforward, no BS approach in the fashion industry – is back to dish out even more witty, brutally honest advice in her new book, Normal Gets Your Nowhere. After the release of her first memoir, If You Have to Cry Go Outside: And Other Things Your…

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Chicago! IMAGINE 2011 Is Here…Win Free Tickets!

Our friends over at Refinery29 Chicago are giving away 2 free tickets to this year’s IMAGINE ’11. The cost is $25 per ticket, but it’s a great cause. Support design students at The International Academy of Design and Technology while watching a runway show that will boast over 100 garments created by 40 student designers. IMAGINE ’11 is this Thursday,…

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