Maria Abramovic, The Artist is Present, a live performance at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City.

It Gets Meta: Performance Artist Slams Performance Artist With A Performance

Most people who decide the art world is too pretentious and ego-ridden make a blog post about it and go on with their day. A writer might scrawl an angry poem or post a cutting illustration as commentary. Or you could do as Lisa Levy, artist, comedian, and psychotherapist, is doing and go all the […]

My Favorite Fabulous Fashion Quotes

I love writing about fashion happenings, new styles, and beauty, but I also love reading about these things too. It’s amazing how much fashion-centric literature there is out there, both in personal memoirs and in classic novels and stories. Here are some fabulous fashion quotes from myriad authors, entertainers, and fashionistas: “Vain trifles as they […]

Fabulous Fashions at the 2014 Golden Globe Awards

Did you get a chance to watch the Golden Globe Awards on Sunday night? Even if you missed it, you’re probably still encountering the overwhelming barrage of red carpet looks circulating on the Internet. One thing is for certain, there were some truly inspired garments and styles; here were some of my favorites: Lupita Nyong’o […]

5 Ways to Curb Cabin Fever this Winter

I don’t know if you’ve heard, but northern America is currently enduring something called the polar vortex, which basically means that it’s really, really cold there. I’m talking temperatures in the negatives, and wind chills that would freeze your cup of coffee if you even thought about stepping outside. For most folks, winter is the […]

Clothing fit for the Capitol: The Woman Behind “The Hunger Games” Costume Designs

The second installment of The Hunger Games series, Catching Fire, premieres this week, which means that costume designer Trish Summerville can finally take a moment to sit back and admire her handiwork. Summerville is an acclaimed fashion designer who has created and curated outfits for film, television, music videos, commercials, and editorials; her resume is diverse […]

The Upper East Side is the most Fabulous Set on the Silver Screen

Have you ever found yourself watching television shows or movies set in New York City and drooling over the scene’s backdrops even more than the stylish New Yorkers starring in them? There’s hip and edgy Brooklyn, home to Hannah Horvath and her other Girls cohorts; the cast of iconic sitcom Friends called bohemian Greenwich Village […]

The Most Popular Halloween Costumes of 2013

“In the real world, Halloween is when kids dress up in costumes and beg for candy. In Girl World, Halloween is the one day a year when a girl can dress up like a total slut and no other girls can say anything else about it.” –Cady from the film “Mean Girls” Remember when we […]