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Giving Thanks to Shoulder Pads


Shoulder pads. What can I say about those foamy inserts that defined the power suits - and pretty much everything else -  of the 1980s? If you were around during the days of "Dynasty," "Falcon Crest," and movies like "Heathers" and "Working Girl," you wore them. You know you did. Shoulder pads have been around since the 1930s and, because…

The Wrap Dress


Nearly 40 years ago, Diane von Fürstenberg created the wrap dress, one of the most iconic styles of women's clothing. Since bringing the dress back in favor in 1997, von Fürstenberg has expanded her fashion business into a full lifestyle brand, but the wrap dress remains her crowning achievement. [caption id="attachment_1609" align="alignleft" width="696"] Diane von Fürstenberg runway A/W '13. (Source: dvf.com)[/caption] The…

Throwback Thursday: Jamie-Lynn Sigler


[caption id="attachment_374" align="aligncenter" width="580"] Jamie-Lynn Sigler. Photos by Gillian Laub for Mademoiselle, 2001.[/caption] I was combing through some old work photos for TBT and found this. This is my own The Sopranos memory - a show that I watched religiously every week at my cousin's apartment. RIP James Gandolfini. This was 2001. The Sopranos was must-watch TV, and Jamie-Lynn Sigler was a…