Sadly, at 31, it's starting to seem like I'll never make it in the world of fashion modeling.
I've been dumpster-diving and thrifting clothes my whole life. I've never had much money, so clothing has always been stressful balance of finding something that will actually fit on my body, at the lowest price point I can afford.

Sep 29, 2014 at 6:00pm | 230 comments

flea markets
As a vendor, I am much more likely to give you a discount or special treatment if you're nice.

Sep 29, 2014 at 12:00pm | 40 comments

outfit of the week
I've been taking those Gap "dress normal" ads pretty seriously.
There are no dirty pearl-necklace jokes in this article. Sorry, Mom.
Don't wait -- or you'll be sorry.
Routinely donning items called “nude” in someone else’s skin tone begs the question, "What’s wrong with mine?"

Sep 23, 2014 at 3:00pm | 73 comments

We have a 6-step program to help you resist the temptations of the new Barbie Moschino line.

Sep 23, 2014 at 2:30pm | 67 comments

thrift stores
You'll be so much happier with your finds if you avoid certain thrift-shopping pitfalls.
Why not be the pop of pink, blue or orange in the sea of black and grey parkas this winter?
denim shirts
I wear denim shirts all year long, but the awkward-weather month of September is when I find myself wearing them most.
“That’s not every woman’s definition of beauty,” the company’s founder Michelle Lam wisely notes.

Sep 16, 2014 at 2:30pm | 94 comments

I had some weird beliefs that were limiting my wardrobe, but letting a stylist guide me on my first-ever shopping spree really helped open my mind.

Sep 15, 2014 at 12:00pm | 88 comments

You probably don't know, because so few places are doing it. But let's just imagine if they did for a moment.
outfit of the week
Ah, I'm always learning new things when it comes to dressing myself.
The X Collection was inspired by the idea of feeling like a superhero; when you put on a gorgeous gown that flaunts your figure, your confidence skyrockets, you hold your head up higher. You feel invincible, like you could take on anything in the world.
Get ready for some underwhelming clothes.
There is a hat for everyone.

Sep 9, 2014 at 12:30pm | 125 comments

outfit of the week
back to school
There’s no back to school police who says I can’t wear knee socks and a backpack even though I have no textbooks right?
I want the bottom half of my body to look like a question mark from the side, as if it's asking if wearing butt-lifting jeans makes me a bad feminist.
Black skirts are a year-round basic, but that doesn't mean they have to look basic, right?