• Ralph Lauren to Introduce Wearable Technology at the US Open

    6 days ago.

    New York Times fashion writer Ruth La Ferla, reports on the wearable technology from Ralph Lauren that will be making its debut at the US Open Tennis Championship. TENNIS HAS an emotional impact that isn’t confined to the court. Consider…

  • Two Skirts & SMRC: Clutch for the Cause Thursday

    2 weeks ago.

    It’s the bag she’s in. When the Telluride Foundation announced that Kristin Holbrook of Two Skirts is the 2014 Outstanding Citizen of the Year, the press release cited “her unwavering commitment to volunteerism, community service and philanthropic giving.”  The nomination…

  • Maternity Fashion, A Divisive Issue

    1 month ago.

    In a world where anything and everything is ripe for contention, I came across this story by Savannah Guthrie in TodayParents.com. Do you or a friend have a bun in the oven? Apparently people feel strongly about what pregnant women should wear.…

  • Yeti's First Soft-sided Cooler Available in October

    1 month ago.

    From Outside Magazine: "Fishing guides and festival goers take note: High-end cooler maker Yeti just revealed its first soft-sided cooler, the 5.2-gallon Hopper that’s sealed with a waterproof drysuit zipper." It’s got an inch-and-a-half of heavy-duty closed-cell foam for insulation…

  • The Year's Raddest Tech Gifts for Father's Day

    2 months ago.

    Yohana Desta, a features writer for Mashable, has some high tech ideas for Dad. You can still teach an old dad new tricks. How? By getting him one of the year's coolest tech gadgets as a Father's Day gift. The…

  • John Waters Gloriously Roasts the Fashion Crowd

    2 months ago.

      Here's a fun article from "The Cut's" new Fashion Editor, Veronique Hylan: "The Critically Fickle Design Awards. That's what John Waters dubbed the so-called Fashion Oscars. Clad in a white-tie ensemble — "To hell with normcore, that’s so spring…

  • New Year's Eve: Cool or Comfy?

    8 months ago.

    Fashionistas, this one's for you. Found this tongue-in-cheek (not really) blog in HuffPost Style about shooting for the stars on New Year's Eve  – only to crash land back on Earth. New Year's Eve is probably the most overrated event…

  • "Twelve Days of Christmas": Cost of Doing Business

    8 months ago.

    Turns out the cost of engaging the lords and ladies went up the most. The price of the fowl held steady. Swans are the big ticket. The Business section of Christmas Day New York Times featured a great story by Elizabeth Olson about…

  • Riga, Warsaw and Bucharest: The New Frontiers of Fashion

    10 months ago.

    Here's an interesting take on on Fashion from Alison Taylor that appeared in Telegraph:  Riga, Warsaw and Bucharest: The New Frontiers of Fashion: Move over Brooklyn, make way for Bucharest - some of the coolest shops are now to be…

  • DOLCE: TRUNK SHOW, SIMON ALCANTARA, DREAM PHASE

    1 year ago.

    “You may say I’m a dreamer, but I’m not the only one,” John Lennon. Bling is his thing, but his work defies glitz and the quicksilver nature of fashion. Simon Alcantara's muses tend to be exotic, adventurous and whimsical; his…

  • FASHION FRIDAY: TELLURIDE AIDS BENEFIT & 2 SKIRTS

    1 year ago.

    Editor's note: Vogue does it. The high powered glossy hosts "7th on Sale," the proceeds from which go to AIDS-related charities working in the U.S. and abroad. Just like the Telluride AIDS Benefit whose six beneficiaries (one, Ubuntu Africa, is…

  • LUSTER AT LUSTRE IS NOUVEAU & DECO: TRUNK SHOW THIS WEEKEND

    1 year ago.

    In response to a recent Internet survey about the upcoming holiday, Valentine's Day, people waxed optimistic, saying they would spend more than they did in 2012. Per usual, men plan to spend more than women. A whopping 20 percent said…

  • HO HO HO!: NOEL NIGHT IN TELLURIDE

    1 year ago.

    The I Hate to Shop Guide to making the season bright It’s true. I really do hate to shop. But Noel Night – Telluride’s annual kick-off to the holiday season – actually makes shopping fun. This Wednesday, December 5, is…

  • TELLURIDE ARTS' HOLIDAY BAZAAR THIS WEEKEND

    1 year ago.

    Holidays making you feel blorfty? Can't say cause you don't know what blorft is? "Blorft" is Tina Fey's way of describing angst, holiday angst included. According to the superstar comic, the adjective is shorthand for "completely overwhelmed but proceeding as…

  • FASHION FRIDAY: WAISTED, AGAIN

    1 year ago.

    Baggy tunics, slouchy tees, and boyfriend sweaters! Great looks, but they wasted the waist, slim lines hidden from view under the bulk. The good news is now the waist is back big time, thanks to the recycling of an old trend:…

  • FASHION FRIDAY: DRESSING FOR THE HOLIDAY

    1 year ago.

    Wayward relatives are not the only reason to stress about Thanksgiving. There's also the turkey to cook just right (or get tsk tsk looks from those wayward relatives). And the side and pies. Oh yes, and cleaning the good china.…