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SparkStyle: Bootie on the Cheap

By kat_rosenfieldFebruary 24, 2011
If you hate to pay full price for things, take note: this is the best time in the world to stock up on cold-weather anything. Here in NYC, we've got at least four weeks more of chilly weather ahead—but with fashion week just finished, stores... More  →
SparkStyle: Bootie on the Cheap

Thrifted Thursday: For The Love Of Lace

By ApneetFebruary 17, 2011
Lace fabrics and styles have been making appearances everywhere recently, from American Apparel to Ralph Lauren. The lace trend has been around for a few seasons now, and with Spring approaching, it's only getting stronger. There are lots of garments that rock lace, from tops... More  →
Thrifted Thursday: For The Love Of Lace

Meditations on Ugg Boots

By ContributorFebruary 17, 2011
We usually don't accept personal narratives unless its from a columnist, but something about this post by Sparky007xxx69420666 was too funny not to publish. —Sparkitors Things I do not understand: Quantum physics. Grape nuts. Christian rock. Sheepskin-lined boots. My first encounter with these inexplicably popular... More  →
Meditations on Ugg Boots

5 Ways To Know You Have Foot Claustrophobia

By ContributorFebruary 16, 2011
We'd try going barefoot, mirandapanda29,but we just don't think it would work in New York. —Sparkitors Though feet are probably best known for their horrible odor and their short-lived modeling debut as the “Footprints in the Sand,” these little piggies can be... More  →
5 Ways To Know You Have Foot Claustrophobia

SparkStyle: Straight From the Sixties

By kat_rosenfieldFebruary 14, 2011
As a person who's interested in fashion, I have an absolutely ridiculous weakness for movies that involve elaborate, vintage-specific costuming. For real: even if a film is the dullest, schlockiest, most poorly-executed piece of crap ever to come out of Hollywood, if it features characters... More  →
SparkStyle: Straight From the Sixties

Thrifted Thursday: Vintage Valentine

By ApneetFebruary 10, 2011
Valentine's Day is fast approaching, and that means finding the perfect date outfit! And who cares if you don't have a Valentine—it's a holiday, which gives you reason enough to go shopping. I teamed up with Market Publique this week to bring you... More  →
Thrifted Thursday: Vintage Valentine

SparkStyle: Pants Are Boring

By kat_rosenfieldFebruary 7, 2011
If you asked me what I hate most about winter, I would probably tell you about this time in 1994 when the Abominable Snowman stole my sled, pushed me into a snowbank, and told me I'd never amount to anything. ...Yeah. But the thing I hate second... More  →
SparkStyle: Pants Are Boring

Thrifted Thursday: Leather Love

By ApneetFebruary 3, 2011
If you haven't got any leather in your closet, now is the time to start your collection! Leather is durable, warm—and expensive, if you buy it new. Thrifting your leather goods is a much more financially friendly way to buy pieces that will be longstanding... More  →
Thrifted Thursday: Leather Love

Which Should I Buy?: Threadless Edition

By Ashley SpencerFebruary 2, 2011
Don’t you love getting stuff in the mail? Takes you back to yesteryear—before sexting, emails and half-hearted pokes on Facebook. And what’s even better than a handwritten notes from a pen pal? Maybe some awesome swag from Threadless Tees. Threadless isn't your average t-shirt company—it's extra... More  →
Which Should I Buy?: Threadless Edition

SparkStyle: Don't Look At My Head

By kat_rosenfieldJanuary 28, 2011
This week's shopping trip was more than a pleasure jaunt; it was highly necessary therapy. Why? Because I have just gotten the Undisputed Worst Haircut Of My Entire Life—a haircut so terrible that nothing but the siren song of pretty clothes could salve the emotional... More  →
SparkStyle: Don't Look At My Head