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Two friends capture Kim and Kanye’s fashion on Instagram

- November 7th, 2014

When you’re trying to mimic the style of one of the world’s most watched couples, starting with denim is the way to go.

Kathleen Lee and Katie Burroughs should know. They are the friends behind one of Instagram’s hottest new accounts, @What_Would_Yeezus_Wear. The account mimics the fashionable outfits Kim Kardashian, Kanye West and even their daughter, North West have been photographed in; Yeezus, if you didn’t know is Kanye West’s most recent album.

#wwyw #whatwouldyeezuswear #kimye #katye #kanye #kimkardashian #style #fashion #whoworeitbest

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Sarah Jessica Parker is launching a bridal shoe collection

- October 31st, 2014

Brides-to-be, take out your wallets and get ready to spend, spend, spend.

Sarah Jessica Parker is launching her bridal shoe collection, this after launching her original SJP shoe boutique inside of Nordstrom’s this past year. Inspired by her current collection, the new line will feature pumps in white, ivory and blue.



(SJP shoe boutique opens in Nordstrom’s in March, 2014. Images courtesy of

The bridal collection will come in satin and leather and her feature crossgrain fabric. Prices will range from US $355-545 and will be available on Zappos next spring.

Happy shopping!

Sarah Jessica Parker to Launch Bridal Shoe Collection

Victoria’s Secret ‘Perfect Body’ ads draw criticism

- October 30th, 2014
What does “The Perfect ‘Body’” look like? If you believed Victoria’s Secret’s newest ad campaign, it resembles a tall, busty and very slender 20-something model, gorgeous enough to walk down a New York catwalk in nothing but her skivvies.
The ads with the tagline “The Perfect ‘Body,’” which appear in U.K. stores and on the American website, don’t sit well with many who say the company is promoting unhealthy body image standards for women, as well as once again, using thin models to set the standard of what a beautiful body looks like or should look like.
Victoria's Secret ad
(Victoria’s Secret website)

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Walmart apologizes for ‘Fat Girl Costumes’ on website

- October 28th, 2014

Walmart was left handing out apologies after labelling plus size women’s Halloween costumes as “Fat Girl Costumes” on their website.


This screengrab of shows the “Fat Girl Costume” label before it was taken down.

Shoppers took to Twitter Monday demanding an explanation from Walmart in the U.S. The label, which was not seen on the Canadian website, appeared as a subcategory under “Women’s Plus Size Halloween Costumes”.

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Taking on the Nike Women Showcase

- October 27th, 2014

“We see beauty And bravery, Gutsieness and grace, Rivalry and revelry, Power and passion. We see athletes.”

These were the words printed on a large poster just outside a showroom during the Nike Women Showcase in New York City this past week, and it is truly what I saw.


27 of Nike’s female athletes from all over the world were in New York City last week for the Nike Women Showcase. (Nike photo)

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