Fashion Columns

      Signature style or follower of fashion?

      Op-Ed: In praise of the signature style

      Would you rather have a signature style or an ever-changing look? I’ve always admired people who have a uniform. I’m not talking about soldiers, or nurses, or any of the hundreds of other professionals who have ACTUAL uniforms, here (Although I admire those people for other reasons): I’m talking about…

      Why dressing up is not a crime of fashion

      Why Dressing Up Is Not a Crime of Fashion

      [Image: Next]  “Ooh, what are you all dressed up for?” “Got a job interview or something?” “Lookit you, all fancy!” If you’re  even remotely interested in fashion, then chances are you like to have a little bit of fun with your outfits, and wear something other than the standard-issued jeans or…

      jeggings

      In Praise of Jeggings. No, really.

      (L-R: Citizens of Humanity, Goldsign) OK, we’re just going to come out and say this, even although we know it’ll probably be controversial: We don’t hate jeggings. OK, sure, when they first came out, we made fun of the name, we admit it. And we did have our concerns that…

      Guest Post: Dress You Up in My (‘80s) Love

      This guest post was written by Karen Buscemi. Karen writes…  With the prominence of the ‘80s resurgence on the fall runways, I’m thankful I had the good sense to save one key piece from that decade which will be relevant come September: my fingerless Madonna gloves, purchased specifically to wear…

      Guest Post: Fashionable Dating

      This guest post was written by Emma Jane, who writes… "As the great Coco Chanel once said ‘I don’t do fashion. I am fashion’ This little quote got me thinking about the world of fashion, and how it relates to me personally. I think that a person’s sense of style,…

      The Fashion Police give thanks…

      Happy Thanksgiving, everyone! Now, we know many of our US readers will be too busy enjoying the holiday to be fretting over crimes of fashion, but for those of you who’ve found the time to check in with The Fashion Police, we thought we’d give some thanks of our own….

      Guest Post: In praise of Karl Lagerfeld

      Andy Wass writes… Like any young professional, I constantly think about my resume – How long was that internship? Did I forget a recommendation? I’m pretty satisfied with my experience and look forward to a future of opportunity. Then I think about Karl Lagerfeld. Not only has he established himself…

      Fashion Confessions…

      So, we all have them, don’t we? Those dirty, dark little fashion-related secrets that we hope no one will ever find out about because if they do, we’re in a helluva lot of trouble with The Fashion Police. Well, relax. We have those secrets too. And because it’s almost Easter…