Pull the wool beanies over your head and top off a new summer season with a hat attack. From huge straw floppy hats to jaunty Panamas to oversized bucket hats, there's a hat for everyone under the sun -- even if you prefer a mysterious veil or two. Hats are one of the hottest accessories this year, offering lots of sun protection and huge style ...Read more
After months of wet weather, it's time to channel sunny thoughts into our wardrobes and warm them up with fun fashion that will carry you through the next months in sizzling style. Here are a few items to add to your shopping list before Memorial Day rolls around:
-- Strappy sandals. Get those pedicures booked now, slide into some cool sandals ...Read more
What's the one accessory that can transform your face and may just be the perfect gift for Mom? Earrings! Did you know that large earrings make a nose look smaller? Or that silver hoops cool down a ruddy complexion? Or that a pair of gold button earrings warm up pale skin tones?
"There are few accessories that can have as much effect on the ...Read more
After an icy winter and rainy spring, we're all ready to pop out of our parkas and into tank tops and tankinis. But before we bare our fashion souls, there may be a few chilly days left to remind us that summer isn't quite here yet. Here are a few quick and easy ways to make the transition between spring and summer while you're dreaming of beach...Read more
It's time to think about gifts for Mother's Day -- and for other spring and summer occasions, such as graduations and weddings. So why not give something unexpected? How about giving that incredible Mom, special graduate or bride and groom the gift of your time? Set aside a few hours for a closet update, a shopping trip or a beauty makeover. ...Read more
If you're tired of the same old black swimsuit you've been wearing for years, it's time to color your water world with rainbow stripes and follow the yellow brick road to fun in the sun. Swimwear trends this year are anything but boring. Whether you choose a retro one-piece or a slinky bikini, there's a swimsuit for everyone. Here are the trends...Read more
It may be the one shopping trip that most women put off indefinitely. We'd rather wear the same swimsuit we've had for years than buy a new one. However, spring is a good time to take the plunge. This year's styles are making a splash with bold cutouts, exotic florals, glittering metallics and retro two-pieces. And there are lots of new ways to ...Read more
Get ready to take a fashion adventure into the urban jungle and celebrate the wild child in all of us. Safari chic has been inspiring fashion designers for years. Ralph Lauren created a whole lifestyle out of the aesthetic in his advertising campaigns of the '80s. Meryl Streep glamorized the iconic style in the epic award-winning film "Out of ...Read more
Denim -- our favorite must-have for every season -- springs out of the blue this year into a wave of fresh candy pastels and beachy neutrals with a splash of white to lighten it all up. The jean scene is anything but boring. Give those skinny jeans a rest and refresh your wardrobe with one of these new denim trends this spring.
--The New ...Read more
It's a special night of the year! High school proms are on the spring calendar, and finding that special dress gets more critical every day. Start your shopping now, and say "yes" to these prom fashion trends that you'll find twirling around the dance floor.
-- Be the belle of the ballgown. Yes, the ultimate prom dress this year may just be a ...Read more
Face a new season with a fresh outlook! Update your makeup palette with Easter egg-colored eyeshadows, bold lips, glowing cheeks and strong brows. Try one new trend at a time and you'll have a whole new attitude to welcome spring. Here's what's making the biggest buzz on the spring runways:
-- Luscious lips. If you only change one thing in your...Read more
When designer Karl Lagerfeld died two weeks ago at the age of 85, he left a lot of runways to fill. The ponytailed German-born designer spent decades working as the creative director of fashion houses such as Chanel and Fendi. Rarely caught without his sunglasses and fingerless gloves, Lagerfeld had a lifetime of lessons he shared openly -- ...Read more
Stash the heavy leather tote and lighten up your load with a brand-new bag. This spring, you don't have to worry about cramming all your worldly possessions into a tiny purse. Bigger is better this season in airy bags that look like they're bound for the beach. Here are the latest trends to look for now:
-- The breezy straw bag. From round ...Read more