Archive for the ‘Holiday’ Category

Still can’t decide what to buy for your favorite people? Look no further. Here are some great gift ideas for those hard-to-please friends. For Your Eco-Conscious Friend: City Totes These city-themed totes make great gifts for an eco-friendly friend. They can carry her groceries or gym clothes during the week, then double as on overnight […]


You don’t need to wear sparkles or red satin to dress for the holidays. Instead, just glam up your everyday look with luxe fabrics and statement jewelry. This blouse from Anthropologie is lovely for the holidays and it will look great paired with winter-white pants and a chunky necklace. This look is airy and dressy […]


Leg warmers might seem a bit “Flashdance”, but they are really adorable layered on top of opaque tights and under flat boots or paired with ballet flats and leggings for a casual, laid-back look. Just leave the cut off sweatshirt at home. 


  This picture of Blake Lively on the set of Gossip Gift made me start thinking about great gift ideas and how wonderful it would be to give this adorable leopard wool scarf. Scarves are a great gift to give because although practical, people rarely splurge on fun scarves themselves, especially one that is such […]


Special Guest Post by Madeleine Desmond from The Daily Shoegasm New Year’s Eve is tomorrow and, if you’re anything like me, you’ve only just now figured out what you’re doing! I was deciding between the usual house party with old friends and going to a club with a few of my more adventurous friends. For […]


Have you been procrastinating your holiday shopping? If so, you are in luck as the below gifts can easily be found in malls  (well, except for the Hermes scarf) and your recipient will be pleased to be gifted with something that is classic enough to wear year after year after year. Last year, I mentioned […]


If you missed the Alexis Bittar sample sale, Alexis Bittar is offering 10 gifts for under $100. These items include a vintage pendant (retails for $275), a black lucite bangle (retails for $250), and a modern pendant (retails for $250).


Emily Blunt and John Krasinski looked like the quintessential New York couple last night at the premiere of “It’s Complicated.” Emily looked chic but relaxed in an all black ensemble, the perfect holiday outfit. It is far from boring though, as she mixed it up with different textures and threw on a tuxedo blazer to […]


Holiday work parties are a great way to celebrate and let loose with colleagues. However, they tend to be a place where people dress inappropriately and then regret it. So, what not to wear to this years’ event? Read on! No miniskirts – Sure, they are super cute (and in fashion right now) but there […]


Tuxedo Blazer

02Dec09

A tuxedo-style blazer is definitely a must-have for this holiday season. Last year it made my list of Holiday Party Must-Haves and it continues to remain in fashion, especially over slinky dresses.  My go-to is from Ralph Lauren from a few years ago but there are plenty of amazing options out there for all budgets. […]