- April 26, 2004
- Bag the Dog
Dog carriers, like baby strollers, have become luxury items.
- August 9, 2004
- Face Value
Makeup lines that improve the skin but don’t break the bank are hard to find; the new e.l.f. (eyes, lips, face) line from Scott Borba is the best of both worlds
- August 4, 2003
- Terry Town
Two hipsters in the same juicy shorts is this summers equivalent of showing up at the party in the same wrap dress.
- May 24, 2004
- Shine It On
Pharmacy-style lamps are a lighting perennial, and they look just as good on a Louis XIV desk as they do on a spare Saarinen tabletop.
- March 1, 2004
- Modernist Movement
The work of George Nelson—design chief at Herman Miller during the firm’s fifties Eames-era glory days—quickly landed in the modernist canon. In the retro-mod boom of recent years, a remarkable number of his light fixtures and furniture, and especially his colorful wall clocks, have been reissued, though at decidedly millennial prices.
- July 26, 2004
- Initial Impression
Nothing looks better on deeply tanned cleavage than a sparkly initial pendant.
- May 31, 2004
- Mass Appeal
Thanks to a decade’s worth of mid-century modern-furniture cultism, Eames originals cost a fortune.
- September 8, 2003
- Top Marks
Sure you’ll pay top dollar for just the right shade of foundation or the sheerest translucent powder. But when it comes to the fun stuff—lip gloss, nail polish, shimmery powders, cheek gel, and the rest—you’ll want to check out Mark, the bright new catalogue from Avon.
- July 14, 2003
- Run for Cover
Cargo pants are common-place these days, but there's a new thrill in store for the cutting-edge utilitarians out there: Coveralls.
- July 21, 2003
- Wrist Stop
When summer outfits need a little snazzing up, playful accessories are the ticket.