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Signs Your Jeans Are Too Tight

By Valerie BurnJanuary 20, 2012
We all know the feeling: You couldn’t pay attention in class. You couldn’t eat your lunch. You fidgeted all day, thinking about the pending release. Once you get home, you run to your bedroom and reach for … yoga pants. That’s right. We're not talking about... More  →
Signs Your Jeans Are Too Tight

Trendy Looks at Thrifty Prices

By ApneetJanuary 19, 2012
This week, I thought I'd show how easy it is to thrift current retail trends. The question isn't really "Where should I look?" but "How should I look?" First and foremost, make sure you're actually buying the right size and fit for your body. Second,... More  →
Trendy Looks at Thrifty Prices

Styled In Shades of Gray

By kat_rosenfieldJanuary 17, 2012
When I got dressed this morning, I was seriously feeling the grays. The ground is slushy, the sky is flat and dull, and let's be real, if there weren't a fashion column to write, today's style statement would have consisted of slipper socks, an afghan,... More  →
Styled In Shades of Gray

The Best Jeans for Your Body Type

By ShivaniJanuary 12, 2012
You may have noticed that we're pretty psyched about Teens for Jeans around here. It’s the easy-peasy approach to charity where you bring your old jeans to Aeropostale, which donates them to homeless teens. After doing the right thing and benefiting humanity,... More  →
The Best Jeans for Your Body Type

Stocking Up On Cozy Clothes

By kat_rosenfieldJanuary 10, 2012
January is a cold, crappy, useless month... oh, except for the part where EVERYTHING IS ON SALE. Urban, Old Navy, American Eagle, J. Crew—they're all having ridiculous clearance sales right this minute, including a few double discounts on final sale stuff. So in addition to... More  →
Stocking Up On Cozy Clothes

Fashion Fake Out: How to Look Like a Million Bucks on a Budget

By Chrissie GruebelJanuary 10, 2012
It's a little-known fact that fashion and style are two completely different things. If complicated wiring is somehow involved and/or you're led to believe you must accessorize with a live animal, that's probably fashion and you should definitely give it a big "oh, hell no." Style,... More  →
Fashion Fake Out: How to Look Like a Million Bucks on a Budget

8 Adorable Accessories

By ApneetJanuary 5, 2012
Whenever I visit a new place, I make time to go thrifting. This year, I spent the holidays in Indiana, where I gathered a bunch of great accessories. This slideshow features my friend Liz modeling my finds! More  →
8 Adorable Accessories

Fashion Predictions for the Next Six Months

By Josh PeriloJanuary 3, 2012
We like to pride ourselves here at SparkLife on being fashion-conscious without buying into the hype completely. With one eye on current trends, and another fixed on those to come, we look sort of cross eyed. But at least we know what’s going... More  →
Fashion Predictions for the Next Six Months

What Are You (And Me!) Wearing New Year's Eve?

By kat_rosenfieldDecember 30, 2011
There's no time to waste, y'all, and so I'll get right to the point: There are a mere 24 hours left until the New Year. There are places to go, party hats to wear, noisemakers to noisemake, and... uh, balls to drop. And I have no idea... More  →
What Are You (And Me!) Wearing New Year's Eve?

The Auntie SparkNotes Guide To Getting Dressed

By kat_rosenfieldDecember 29, 2011
Hi Auntie! I realize this isn't a very serious matter, but I hope you'll answer it anyway. I've always been a bit of a tomboy, and for the past several years my wardrobe has consisted mainly of hoodies, jeans, t-shirts, and Converse shoes. I also have... More  →
The Auntie SparkNotes Guide To Getting Dressed