La Garçonne: Feeding Indie Fashion to the Masses

Named after a controversial 1920s French novel, Fairfield, Connecticut-based e-commerce site La Garçonne speaks to the girl with a slight—or not so slight—Francophile complex. Translated as "the bachelor…

Shock Treatment: Runway Hairstyles

Many of the most creative hairstyles that appeared on the s/s '08 runways, from Marc Jacobs to Prada, were due to the handiwork of renowned hairstylist Guido (yes, it's just…

Ugly Is for Everybody

We're hooked on Lulu Chang's blog "Everybody Is Ugly." While she bluntly declares that bad taste is democratic, she also proves that great style is too. …

Ninaandlola.com's Unorthodox Retail Model

Considering that Nina May has a mannequin named Lola for a business partner, it's fair to say that she's not your average retailer. Eschewing a traditional approach with her e-commerce…

The Action Method

You might have been unwittingly introduced to Behance when a colleague whipped out one of their nifty action notebooks, but these cleverly designed pads tailored to…

COTO Living

Slipping the buzzword "sustainable" into your brand message is no longer enough—now the demand is for stylish products as high fashion as they are high-minded. And COTO, a…