There remain few niche markets in the fashion world today. Of those few, the one that is fast expanding—with no pun intended—is plus-sized apparel. The long, overlooked knot of women have been quietly biding their time, making do with the oversized tent dresses and matronly button-down blouses...

This can only be good news for us, as Carven is carving out (sorry couldn't resist), a nice little niche market in the 'collectible but edgy' pieces department, that are – wait for it – easy to wear. I can't tell you how many times I've bought stuff that's considered 'edgy' only to find...

"Why Women Still Can't Have It All" is a provocative title for a well-written op-ed by Dr. Anne-Marie Slaughter, current dean of the Woodrow Wilson school at Princeton University and former Director of Policy Planning at the State Department, under Hillary Clinton. The feature is projected to...

With all the smokey purples and shimmery platinums blazing on eyes over at NARS fall 2012, I can see why François Nars (can I call you François, Monsieur Nars?) decided to go the sheer pink route with the new Multiple in Undress Me ($39). Smokey eyes and chill cheeks? — a classic pairing, like...

Why indeed? I can never remember the answer to this riddle but that doesn't keep me from being a huge Alice in Wonderland fan, and an even bigger fan of the American McGee Alice video game. Think Lewis Carroll's Alice, except she's insane and enters a dark and twisted Wonderland. My friends...

They're not "scars" though—they're pigmentation clusters that can be treated and minimized with dermabrasion, phototherapy, or by applying a high concentration of Vitamin C, nature's powerful exfoliant. Lots of Vitamin C–rich creams and serums look yellow-ish and can be found in brown...

Nothing keeps you toastier than a good boot, which is why we're secretly looking forward to those leaves browning in a few months. Here are five super-hot boots that we can't wait to slip into when the sun goes back into hiding... 3. Beige suede pointed knee boots, £202, Moschino Cheap &...

But here's why I consider style to be a part of my own self-care regimen. I've come to realize that this is more of a möbius strip than a mere connection, as one will feed the other and it doesn't really matter where you begin. Personally, I find it easier to feel good if I look good first....

I can feel RiRi's pain on this one. I chose to dye my hair purple because I quite like purple and it looks good on me, which means I also have plenty of purple clothes and accessories. But when you add hair into the mix, your monochromatic ensemble goes from interesting to way too much very...

New fashion crazes come in every season and it can be hard to keep up. A constantly revolving end point that leaves you struggling to know where you are! Coming in this spring and summer are sheer fabrics, hippie styles and floral patterns. Here's the thing we all know but no one wants to...

 

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