Category Archives: Fashion

Pictures of Myself: Newscaster Meets Victoria’s Secret Angel

Guess what happens when you have to dress up as a newscaster for a film project , and simultaneously do laundry? You look a little something like this: Business on top, tart-tastic on the bottom. The jacket I picked up … Continue reading

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Your goddamn rabbit outfit is not “couture”.

If you have never read gloria Steinem’s “A Bunny’s Tale”, you need to. NOW. While Steinem certainly has her flaws as a Major Feminist Thinker, the piece she wrote about working at the Playboy Club in New York City is … Continue reading

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Picture of Myself: I conquer the trompe l’oeil hipster skirt.

It’s finals week. Shoot me now. It is still hellishly hot, so skirts are the way to go. And I’m glad I found this one, which I purchased at ARC, or as I call it, “The hipster store”.  They sell … Continue reading

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The best way to get a copy of Harper’s Bazaar? Steal it from the doctor’s office.

I used to like Harper’s Bazaar, but since they decided to have famed douchebag and child molester Terry Richardson photograph so many of their shoots, I really haven’t had a copy of Bazaar in my lap until this afternoon, after … Continue reading

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Reading Between The Lines

Thank God for DeviantArt. While this image deals with the bad messages fed to teens, it’s all applicable to the type of messages featured on the cover of Cosmo. I now feel inspired to somehow find the time to do … Continue reading

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Day 22, Part One: Adventures in Mad Matte Lipstick and More

I am tied up with finishing a PhotoShop assignment, but my good friend Brit has a guest post, on some horrible matte lipstick advice. xoxoxo Elena Greetings blogosphere! In case you haven’t figured it out, I’m the “lucky” friend that … Continue reading

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Day 15, Part One: All Hail The Shrunken Jacket

One of thea fashion things that I’ve seen in multiple magazines, including Cosmo, is the Shrunken Jacket. The Shrunken Jacket is a small, formfitting jacket that will make the wearer feel badass. I got mine yesterday. Mine doesn’t have metal … Continue reading

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