Author Archives: Mary Hall
Fashion website Shopbop just started a surprise 3 day sale offering 40% off apparel, handbags, shoes and accessories. If you’re looking for summer wear, handbags, something to wear to a wedding or maybe a gift for Mom on Mother’s Day, May 8th, now is a great time to check out Shopbop.
Last night’s Met Gala drew a variety of beautiful creations from fashion’s top designers to the red carpet, but one had a truly unique technical twist that was appropriate for the current exhibit at the Metropolitan Museum. The current exhibit at the museum is Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology, so it […]
Once again, Topshop dressed some of fashion’s superstars at the Met Gala this year. Models Taylor Hill, Stella Maxwell, Kate Upton, Maryna Linchuk and Sofia Richie all wore bespoke Topshop. The emphasis was on old Hollywood type glamour with lots of sparkle. Unlike last year, I don’t see replicas of the dresses on sale at Topshop. […]
If you’re planning a summer vacation in the US, check out the great fare sale on now at Virgin America. Airfare Watchdog reports that Virgin America has lowered fares for late spring/fall travel. Dates will vary slightly by route, with most sale fares valid for travel from May 14 through June 14, and again from September […]
The Christian Siriano fashion collaboration with Lane Bryant is now in stores and online. Here’s a look at some of the items in the collaboration modeled by actress Danielle Brooks, who plays Taystee in “Orange is the New Black.” So what can you expect? Let’s start with the bright colors and bold whites.
If you’re in London looking for a bit of pampering and relaxation, then put The Peak Health Club & Spa, at Jumeirah Carlton Tower, in Knightsbridge on your itinerary. We’re putting their new menu of skincare and beauty treatments on our London travel list. As a somewhat frequent traveler to London and an Anglophile, I’m […]
Kohl’s fashion collaboration with designer Reed Krakoff arrived in stores last week. The collection consists of apparel and brightly colored handbags. Reed Krakoff is an extremely talented American fashion designer. Who can forget the beautiful coat he designed for Michelle Obama? Sadly, you won’t see anything remotely like that in his apparel for Kohl’s. I […]
The seasons are finally changing and Spring is officially here. If you’re changing up your wardrobe for Spring, you’ll want to check out these weekend sales from some of our favorite fashion retailers like Saks, Barneys, Tory Burch and alice and olivia. Here’s a little round-up of the deals, focusing on our take on the […]
It’s Global Recycle Week and H&M is offering fashionistas the chance to bring in their old clothes and receive a coupon for 30% off a new item at H&M. The offer is good at US stores until April 27th, 2016. I’ve been recycling clothing items at H&M for awhile. It’s a great way to get […]
Alice and Olivia designer Stacey Benet sent her alice + olivia x the Grateful Dead collection down the runway in Hollywood last week. Celebrities in attendance included Kourtney Kardashian, Misha Barton and Emily Ratajkowski. The alice + olivia collection features 60s styles that are a fitting style pre-cursor to the Coachella music festival happening now. This […]