BlingSting is “Pepper spray so cute…it, like, hurts”

Pepper spray and style are probably two things you don’t often find in the same sentence (unless Marc Jacobs is dreaming up some sort of urban post-apocalyptic ready-to-wear that we don’t know about). Some people carry pepper spray as a personal defense against street attackers, and now instead of mace being encased in utilitarian packaging, […]

The Bicycle Helmet: From Fashion Faux Pas to Chic Safety Accessory

Bicycle helmets have long been regarded as clunky, unfashionable accessories that have the power to render an otherwise adorable outfit totally dorky. A recent article in the New York Times even discusses bicycle fashion trends and admits that “Unlike motorcycle helmets, bicycle helmets have historically had zero cool factor on city streets,” a notion that […]