Category Archives: Fashion Fun

Fun fashion items like celebrity fashion, fashion history, and more

Fashion TV: What You Can Learn From Fashion Television

While I’m not a die-hard fan of any particular fashion TV show, I think there’s a lot you can learn from the various shows about fashion as well as those that feature fashion prominently in their story lines. While you may not agree with or like everything you see on them, fashion shows – like…

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Fashion on TV: Shows With Cool Costumes

As of fan of both history and science fiction (among other genres), I’m enjoying the new seasons of AMC’s Mad Men and HBO’s True Blood.  The drama!  The mystery!  The clothes!  All good.  You can tell SO MUCH about a person by the way she dresses, and the costumers on both shows have clearly done…

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Mad Men Style

Mad Men, AMC’s Emmy Award-winning series about an advertising agency set in 1960’s New York, has become a hit with more than just viewers – top designers are sending 60’s-inspired looks down the runway for the second year in a row. Christian Dior, Oscar de la Renta, Valentino, and Liz Claiborne have allowed the show…

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Dressing Room Chaos

When my oldest daughter, Cassie (age 11), moved into junior sizes around Christmas time last year, I remember being appalled by the condition of the fitting rooms we encountered: empty hangers, clothes on the floor, cluttered benches. I assumed it was because of the hectic Christmas shopping season at the mall. I was wrong. In…

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10 Great Fashion Sites 2009

Looking for some fun fashion sites you might have missed?  Want the latest on celebrity fashion, fashion history, or who has the cutest bags?  You’re in luck!  Here’s a selection from my growing list of bookmarks (along with some sites others have told me about).  Just be sure to look at these on YOUR time,…

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