Friday Frocks: Cut It Out

By |June 1st, 2012|Friday Frocks|

pink scissorsSpeaking of cutting things up.  Another trend for summer that will most likely carry into fall is that of the cut out dress.  Instead of the daring deep V or the slit all the way up to… designers have opted for the unexpected flash of flesh.  This look is very specific, so let’s not get carried away with too much ventilation- though the impending heatwave may make it tempting.  The look is a peek of skin, not “I was accosted by the cousin of Edward Scissorhands on the way to The Darby.”  So embrace the trend, but not too tightly.

cut out dresses1. Forever21 Ruched Cutout Dress, $19.80, 2. T by Alexander Wang Cutout Silk Maxi Dress, $350, 3. Kimchi Blue Twill Cutout Bodycon Dress, $59, 4. BCBG Baile Cutout Gown, $328, 5. findersKEEPERS In My Arms Dress, $168, 6. Reverse High/Low Cutout Dress, $79, 7. Forever21 Cutout Sweetheart Tube Dress, $29.80, 8. Susana Monaco Zola Dress, $207, 9. Sandro Reve Printed Stretch Cotton Blend Dress, $320, 10. Rachel Pally Alina Dress, $202

Cut it out.



Why Did You Wear That: Don’t Fret, My Pets.

By |April 23rd, 2009|Celebrity Style, Why Did You Wear That?|

Oh, my loves. I didn’t forget about you yesterday. However, I apparently booked a one way ticket to Planet Suck and had no time to post any of my witty and brilliant banter for you to read while pretending to be productive at work.  No worries, I worked it out with my travel agent and am back to the real world.

Anyhow, because you may have felt neglected yesterday, here is a little mindless fodder for you.


Here’s a photo of Lindsay Lohan launching her legging line (6126) at Henri Bendel earlier this year.  Her hair looks like a throwback to Splash while her “leggings” look like she ran into Edward Scissor Hands on her way to the event.  Fun fact: did you know that Lindsay’s legging line has a pair called “Mr. President” with quilted knee pads? Classy. (more…)