, Leandra will be blogging for Shopbop from NYFW. New York Fashion Week part 1 has ended, but before we start basking in the glory of whatever part 2 promises (I've been disappointed with the lack of nether-region inspiration this season), let's take a look back at some of the man-repelling...

In an interview with WWD's Footwear News, the Man Repeller opens her shoe closet to the world. Medine has over 100 pairs of fancy footwear from the likes of , Proenza Schouler, , Charlotte Olympia, and . And while her tastes typically run the more expensive gamut (see aforementioned...

Thanks to the Jil Sander SS11 collection, I think I've been turned in the most propellant of man repellers. I put this outfit on to leave the house and the bf was like 'ummmm are you going to wear that out? really?' haha. I bought this silk top at the most amazing thrift store in Luen St West...

1 Phillip Lim 2013 Spring/Summer Runway Video 3.1 Phillip Lim parades his upcoming 2013 spring/summer pieces down the Parisian runway in this video from the recent show. The designer presents a series of deconstructed silhouettes in this line, artfully melding almost clinical white blocks...

Proenza Schoulder Inspired By Shopping Guide: 1. Shopbop, Karen Walker Harvet Sunglasses, $213.30 – These funky round metal sunglasses will give you Proenza Schouler's unique look. 2. Shopbop, Alice + Olivia Haylen Blouse, $277.79 – A lace blouse is a ladylike way to do buttondown this...

Cue the duty-length silk skirt, printed in the official colors of the man repelling tribe (leopard print) and the full corduroy-on-corduroy pantsuit. I remember a time when Sex and the City's Miranda Hobbes reprimand poor old Steve Brady for opting to wear head-to-toe corduroy. Who would have...

If this round of New York Fashion Week has taught me anything, it's that man repelling will always be in style. And while I understand that this blog may very well have a shelf-life, I'm just happy to note that fashion will always be about tailoring the collections to fit the preferred...

It's Friday, it's almost June, and it's the last day of Skin Cancer Awareness month, so we've done a bit of sleuthing on the best practices for summer sun exposure. Fortunately, we have an expert on the (extended) Team Man Repeller: Kate's mom, Dr. Nancy K. Barnett. Kate sat down with her mom...

Leandra Medine launched The Man Repeller in summer 2010, and in a matter of months, her wry take on fashion made her the darling of the very same industry. She landed a New York Times profile in December, and has since done her share of guest stints (including one on this blog, during NYFW...

Wednesday night at Kimberly Taylor's presentation I was talking leather bow ties and birth control glasses with Andrew Mukamal and Becka Diamond when it dawned on me: this is fucking summer camp but with better clothes and deadlines! And high heels! And turbans! As you can see, I take...

 

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