Links à la Mode: The IFB Weekly Roundup

by Rachel Yeomans | October 30th, 2009

Our Differences Unite Us Edited by Fashion Pulse Daily Coming off of Ashe Mischief’s Independent Fashion Blogger’s Post (Good Cop/Bad Cop: Participating in Links a la Mode), you all brought your A-game in posting the links a la mode — which made it extra hard to edit! This week, the theme that I saw emerging… Read more…

Francesca’s Pick of the Week: 20% Off the Park Avenue Coat

by Rachel Yeomans | October 30th, 2009

Working to Strut the Laptop Bag, Not Schlep It

by Rachel Yeomans | October 29th, 2009

I have two laptops in my possession, my personal computer and my work computer. Neither makes much of a statement, but when I travel to meetings or saunter to the coffee shop, there isn’t much to be said about their modes of transportation. I have the Dell briefcase that accompanied my work computer; and my… Read more…

L’Occitane Offering Its LAST One Day Offer of the Year. Free Shipping with $55 Purchase

by Rachel Yeomans | October 29th, 2009

Who Says Fashion Ends After Fashion Week? Join Us at StyleChicago’s Chicago Vintage Clothing & Antique Textile Show and Sale Preview Party

by Rachel Yeomans | October 28th, 2009

Fashion Blog “MyStyleFiles” Discusses the Perfect Fit for the Working Man

by Rachel Yeomans | October 28th, 2009

One of my biggest fashion peeves is that for some reason most men think that baggy is flattering. How wrong they are! I love what Catherine Horgan of MyStyleFiles wrote about finding the appropriate fit for the man’s wardrobe. * * * For men, fit is everything. And if you are tall, clothes should fit… Read more…

Vert Couture “Springtime in Chicago” Provided the Grand “Green” Finale of This Year’s Fashion Focus Chicago

by Rachel Yeomans | October 28th, 2009

Vert Couture, translated from French to read “green fashion”, premiered in Chicago to give us high fashion take away the guilt. Not necessarily the guilt of the possibility of overspending for a fantastic outfit, but more so for the ever-so-present problem of harming the environment. The Vert Couture “Springtime in Chicago” runway show presented the… Read more…

Steve Madden Goes Beyond Footwear. Designer to Create Women’s Apparel Line Come Spring

by Rachel Yeomans | October 28th, 2009

Footwear can only get you so far. Steve Madden just announced that he is now going to design a women’s fashion apparel line that will be licensed and marketed by L’Koral Industries. Come Spring 2010, we can expect to see Steve Madden’s new line conveying a bohemian flare, with trends that I love and covet… Read more…

Aubin & Wills Graces Web Shoppers With its UK Magnificence. Clothing Line Now Available on Net-a-Porter

by Rachel Yeomans | October 28th, 2009

I often dream of one day having the opportunity to live and work in London – for the history, the clothing and I admit, to hear the accent throughout the day. Aubin & Wills has served as my fantasy threshold during those dreamy times, and now the UK clothing line is closer than ever before!… Read more…

Keeping Eyewear in Focus. Are Glasses the Latest Necessity for the Business Professional?

by Rachel Yeomans | October 28th, 2009

Eyewear has become as much of a fashion as a necessity these days. After starting at a computer screen all day, reading manuals, watching TV to wind down and then reading a book before going to bed, I must say there are times when my contacts are my worst enemy and I opt for glasses… Read more…