Fishnet Tights: The Fall Trend with a Rebellious Past

Love them or hate them, fishnets are definitely making a comeback. Bold tights, as sent down the runway by the likes of Gucci, Chanel and Saint Laurent, will soon be spotted all over the streets of NYC. Fishnets, which have cropped up in shows throughout the Fall/Winter 2015 to Fall/Winter 2016 seasons, are just one classic and unexpected example of a wardrobe essential that is finally getting its chance at a much-deserved revival. The history of fishnet stockings is relatively unknown, but photographic evidence shows that one of the first purposes of fishnets was to draw attention to the burlesque … Continue reading Fishnet Tights: The Fall Trend with a Rebellious Past

How-to Tuesday: Makeup-Based Halloween Costumes

Cat Take a black eyeliner — felt tip or gel liner tends to work the best — and draw an upside down triangle on the tip of your nose. Use the same eyeliner to outline the top of the upper lip and add whiskers to the cheeks. Draw on an exaggerated cat eye, including lining the top, upper portion of the lid to meet the tear duct and a classic wing. Add on a light pink lipstick. Put on a pair of cat ears. Wear all black, possibly add a tail. Bonus: Spend all night repeating what other say and … Continue reading How-to Tuesday: Makeup-Based Halloween Costumes