Style News Roundup: Brad Gets Signed, Missoni for Target, and More!

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• Beyonce graces the cover of Harpers Bazaar and looks stunning. Thank god they didn’t go with that big hair she’s been sporting lately. [HarpersBazaar] • Check out the first Missoni for Target ad. We CANNOT WAIT for this to come out. [Fashionista] • Former Rachel Zoe employee/partner in crime, Brad Goreski snags a book deal. “I hope that Born to be Brad... Read More

The Mini

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Isn’t everything mini just soo much cuter? OK maybe not everything (wink wink)! But for the love of our bodies we are absolutely psyched on the notion of downsizing our shoulder loads to just the bare necessities. Studies show that women that carry their lives in their purse, also carry a sloped shoulder full of aches. If you don’t want to take our advice, take it from... Read More

Blogger Style: Peony Lim

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Peony Lim is yet another style blogger that we’ve taken to following.  Lim studied Fashion Promotion at London University of Arts and her knack for style led her to be photographed by streetstyle photographers outside of her school. It was at that point where she decided to start PeonyLim back in 2010. Peony’s Chinese and English background is apparent in her dressing.... Read More

Get Gwyneth’s Goop Essentials for “Only” $18,000

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Goop guru Gwyneth Paltrow teamed up with luxury e-tailer Net-a-Porter to recommend the perfect summer wardrobe for readers. The Oscar-winning actress and recently turned lifestyle mogul models the 6 looks on the GOOP website. Each look revolves around what Gwyneth considers wardrobe basics. You can have Gwyneth’s effortless style for the total of a mere $18,000. The look... Read More

Designer Profile: Timo Weiland

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During Spring 2010 Fashion Week, we Pleaters had the pleasure of stumbling upon a refined, well-manicured line that we inevitably knew would emerge as “one to watch”. The presentation depicted a tightly-edited collection of both men’s and women’s polished, modern and romantic downtown dandy dressing. The one to watch: Timo Weiland. Timo Weiland is the collaboration of Timo... Read More

Style News Roundup: Tyra drops it like its hot, Marchesa goes bridal, and more!

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We’re sorry what? Tyra Banks and Andre Leon Tally have a web show where she “drops it like it’s hot” and stabs him with a stiletto. Where have we been? [TypeF] Take a look at the exciting behind the scenes of these designer fall campaign photo shoots. Yes! Model drinks coffee! [Fashionologie] Do fashion exhibits belong in museums? Well some art elitists... Read More

Karen Walker’s New UV Lookbook (Featuring Albino Models)

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One of our favorite designers Karen Walker totally delivers with her new UV Lookbook. Past lookbooks have featured a variety of inspirations including one memorable vampire themed shoot. This time Walker and husband Mikhail Gherman do futuristic style shots featuring albino models to show off the unique color blocked sunnies. The contrast of the models to the brightly hued frames... Read More

Trend: Minimalism

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Minimalism describes movements in various forms of art and design, especially fashion and more than often, music, where the work is stripped down to its most fundamental features. Fashion has seen a counter these last few years and with a plethora of studs and embellishments, fur and fringe, it seems that opulence and “caking things on” has become somewhat of a norm.... Read More

Scenes From Fashion’s Night Out (PICS)

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If you are like us and the rest of this great nation than voyeurs rejoice! We’ve stitched together some of our favorite pics from last nights FNO festivities. From regular fashion freak’s to celeb freaks, from London and Paris to Los Angeles and New York, everyone was out and about flaunting their fantastic selves. Mary-J and Rachel Zoe, Big Man Mr. Kors, the mini Ms.... Read More

WTF Wednesday: Pocket Pillow

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So… One of our genius graphic designers brought this little nugget of joy to our attention while we were in pursuit of another WTF entry. Now, while we’re grateful, we’re also wondering if this is just his roundabout way of telling us he thinks we need a break. But then it hit us, he just wanted to try the damn thing! What’s that you ask? Why, it’s... Read More