November 30, 2010
The Adele Cardigan by Georgie is a real eye catcher, rare for cardigans! There are stripes and metallic open-knit insets throughout, a shawl collar, open placket, asymmetrical hem, and long sleeves.
November 30, 2010
The Cahil Blouse by Diane von Furstenberg is a simple blouse that has a ton of elegance. There is pintucked banding at the V-neck, pleating at the front, back and shoulders, ruched cuffs, and 3/4 length raglan sleeves. It is made from a stretchy silk too.
November 28, 2010
Now that Halloween is behind us, it's time to start thinking about the winter holidays! Love them or hate them, they will be here before you know it, so now is the time to start preparing and planning, if not buying presents for your friends and family. This year we're mixing up our Holiday Guide to include more than ever before. As things sell out or are back ordered, we will update and add new fabulous items, so keep checking back.
First up are t-shirts. These companies have mens sizes as well as those for women, so you can use these for your significant others, brothers, fathers, etc.
Coats and Jackets
A girl can never have too many coats! For every occasion, a different type of jacket is appropriate, so if your loved one (or maybe just you) doesn't have something casual, dressy, long, or short in their coat closet, this might be a good gift idea.
Jewelry and Accessories
You can never go wrong with jewelry! Other accessories, such as scarves and gloves, are always a great gift idea too.
Finally, another option is a gift card. Some of our favorite boutiques where you can't go wrong include: Shop Bop, Max Studio, Free People, Tobi, and Revolve Clothing.
Happy shopping readers!
November 26, 2010
The Tovah Sweater by Dolce Vita looks like a cozy sweater perfect for wearing in front of the fire with a mug of hot cocoa. It is open-knit and features a scoop neck, cable-knit detailing, ribbed banding at the rounded hem and cuffs, and long raglan sleeves. It is sheer and made from 100% baby alpaca.
November 26, 2010
If you still haven't added a Grampa sweater to your wardrobe, now is the time! We like the Eleanor Cardigan by Club Monaco. It has an exposed, two way zipper down the front, pouch pockets, ribbed edges, long sleeves, and a hood. It is long at 29 inches, and it is 100% cashmere.
November 24, 2010
We haven't seen anything quite like the Deep V Blouse by Beyond Vintage recently. There is a deep V-neck with satin banding, multicolored metallic accents throughout, a serged edge at the notched and rounded hem and at the cuffs, and cap sleeves. It is sheer and 100% silk.
November 23, 2010
Looking for something a little sweet but not a top that will make you feel like you're 15? We like the Poe Top by Soft Joie. It has a tie and five buttons at the split V-neck, pintucking and an unfinished ruffle at the bib, horizontal back seam, ruching at the shoulders and cuffs, and 3/4 length sleeves. It is sheer too.
November 22, 2010
The Elevon Wrap Sweater by Rogan is a perfect way to look great while staying warm. There is a draped shawl collar, talon detailing at the off-center, single toggle closure, rolled edges at the asymmetrical hem, and long sleeves. It is a chunky knit made from alpaca, merino wool, and tussa silk.
November 19, 2010
The Codey Blouse by Theory is quite versatile. Tuck it in or leave it out, wear it with jeans, pants or your favorite skirt. It has no sleeves, a cowl neck, rounded front hem, and vertical back seam. It is available in black, carmine, and soft ivory.
November 18, 2010
The chunky knit Quinn Pullover Sweater by Marc by Marc Jacobs looks so cozy for those colder days that are coming. There is a crew neck, metallic accents at the argyle pattern, ribbed edges, and long raglan sleeves. It is semi-sheer as well.
November 17, 2010
Threadless has a bunch of new designs we love, including Owls of the Nile, The I in Team, Mammoths were Hippies, I Am Shy, and the Harry Potter themed House Brawl. There are also reprints Everyone Poops, Hey Mr Blue Sky, Monster in the Closet, and Ah Munna Eat Choo.
Then we like Without Geometry at Snorg Tees.
Finally, there's another Harry Potter tee over at Nerdy Shirts, Harry is My Homeboy.
Horizontal stripes are a bit hit this season, so get a top like the We The Free Stripe Vacancy Tee by Free People if you haven't already. This one is oversized with unfinished ribbed banding at the crew neck, a burnout pattern throughout, and long sleeves. It is semi-sheer and available in ivory and charcoal.
November 16, 2010
The Melinda Sweater by Marc by Marc Jacobs will make sure you get noticed with the big cable knit at the center. There is also a crew neck, ribbed edges, and long sleeves. It is extra short at 19 inches, and it is made of mostly merino wool.
November 15, 2010
The Bettina Top by Elizabeth and James can be worn under your favorite cardigan or jacket, but you can also wear it alone the next time you are in warmer weather. It has silk trim at the top hem, a sheer panel at the back, a hidden side zipper, and detachable and adjustable elastic spaghetti straps. The outer layer is mesh, and there is a jersey lining at the front. It is available in ballet pink and black.
November 12, 2010
It's refreshing to see a cardigan with buttons after so many shawl collar ones. The Patterned Sparkle Cardigan by Madewell has a zig zag print throughout, metallic accents, ribbed edges, a V-neck, five buttons at the front, welt bust and hip pockets, and long sleeves. It is available in two colors as well, conifer and vicuna.
November 11, 2010
Fringe makes everything a bit more fun! The Fringed Cardigan Coat by Juicy Couture features fringe at the fold-over collar and the placket, a detachable waist tie, six buttons down the front, welt hip pockets, five inch slits at the sides, ribbed banding at the hem and cuffs, and long raglan sleeves. It is made of wool, nylon, and alpaca.
November 10, 2010
The Super Sweet Bow Top by Free People is a bit girly, but it's still super cute. There is a sheer lace yoke and long sleeves, picot trim at the sweetheart neckline and cuffs, and a lace bow overlay at the bust. It is available in black and ivory.
November 9, 2010
Here's a shirt that will make you feel sexy and desirable. The Rib Long Sleeve Cowl Top by Enza Costa is a ribbed blouse with a deep cowl neck and extra-long sleeves. It is also semi-sheer.
November 8, 2010
We like the Poncho Sweater by Vince because of the unusual shape which makes it different from other sweaters you can buy. There is a crew neck, asymmetrical bottom hem, ribbed edges, and 3/4 length dolman sleeves. It is made of mostly alpaca and wool and is available in dark pewter and espresso.
November 5, 2010
If you are in need of an extra long cardigan, look no further than the Adonia Cardigan by Diane von Furstenberg. It has metallic accents throughout, a shawl collar, open placket, ribbed edges, a self-belt tie, and short kimono sleeves. It is 29 inches long.
November 4, 2010
If you don't own a Fair Isle sweater, you should look at the We The Free Fairisle Sweater from Free People. It's a flattering and modern version of a classic. It is a knit thermal top with the Fair Isle print on the sleeves and neck. There is a V-neck, ribbed trip at the collar and cuffs, and long sleeves. It is available in ice blue and dark cocoa.
November 3, 2010
If you love ruffles, the All Ruffled Blouse by Rebecca Taylor is a must for you! There are unfinished, layered ruffles at the deep V-neck, placket, and cuffs, six buttons at the front, a drawstring waist, ruffles at the rounded hem, ruching at the back, and 3/4 length sleeves. It is 100% silk and semi-sheer.
November 2, 2010
We haven't seen a wrap top in a while, but the Stud Shoulder Wrap Blouse by Parker will make up for that! This V-neck blouse has wrap detailing at the front, studs at the pleated shoulders, gathered elastic banding at the waist, and split flutter sleeves. It is semi-sheer and 100% silk as well.
November 1, 2010
The Parisian Top by Joie is a pretty top, but it's also versatile as well. Wear it with jeans or a skirt! There is a V-neck, ruffled collar, seven buttons down the front, ruching at the shoulders, a shirttail hem, 3/4 length sleeves, and ruffle and gathered elastic banding at the cuffs. It is 100% silk and available in two colors: blue velvet and caviar.