Bonjour! As some of you may know, I am spending the Month of January in Paris. This means that I am not taking new clients or doing any personal shopping work while I am here. I will however be stopping by to post fun stories, interesting things I have found, and all sorts of clichéd observations about french fashion. Read more about A Postcard from Paris …
Although not all of these procedures and products are budget busters, habitually searching for the fountain of youth is always going to be a costly endeavor. Here are just a few of the crazy fads that wealthy people are indulging in now.
It seems like the world of fashion is moving faster and faster. Trends come and go in the time it takes to post your outfit on instagram. Retailers like H&M and Forever 21 are cashing in on this in a big way, driving demand by constantly restocking their stores with new and insanely cheap merchandise. People think nothing of picking up a trendy top for $10, especially since that trend may be over before you even get the tags off. But what if our habit of buying cheap is costing us big?
I hope you have all sufficiently recovered from the visual holocaust that was the first part of this post, because there’s so much more! Stop crying. There is so much bad fashion coming this fall. I think the main trends to avoid are going to be short-sleeved coats, cut-up see-through pants, horrifying prints (especiallyRead more about Bad Fashion: Fall 2013 Ready-To-Wear Part 2[…]
This shoe looks like a particularly bad trip. And he’s charging $1,495 for it. Blurg.
I really liked a lot of things I saw in designers’ pre-fall collections, so you can imagine my disappointment when I finally got around to looking at the fall ready-to-wear collections. I’m not going to lie to you, it’s bad. Like, really bad. Let’s dive right in: Oh my god, I justRead more about Bad Fashion: Fall 2013 Ready-To-Wear[…]
I feel like when I moved here, I was so insecure and unsure of myself. The gay community here in Seattle has been so welcoming and encouraging, I owe you gays so much. Without you, I wouldn’t have the confidence to be myself, much less the confidence to start my own business. A few weeksRead more about Election Night[…]
Only moments ago, I finished going through all of the Spring 2013 runway shows. Before I compile all of my favorites and bring you the best of the best, I thought I would indulge in a little snark and bring you the absolute bottom of the barrel. I had warned you in my last postRead more about Trend Alert: Spring’s Horrible Shoes[…]