Gifts for Kids

Photo of me by Ashley of Sed Bona. Shot rink-side at The Peninsula Chicago. Confession: I have yet to purchase any gifts for my daughter, age 4. So this list is as much for me as it is for all…

Gifts: the Romantic

The gifts here are for the romantic: the girl who likes feminine looks, is a little nostalgic (or a lot) and lives with lots of interesting layers. At the same time, she’s a thoroughly modern girl, therefore nothing can be…

Gifts for Him

I’ll leave the gizmo and gadget guides to those experts. But if you have a guy in your life who’s stylish or wants to be more stylish, these gifts are for him.

Gifts: The Jetsetter

Ready, jet, go. These gifts for the jetsetter will make you want to book a trip of your own ASAP.

Gifts for the City Girl

Welcome to the first of the Noir Friday gift guides. This one is for the city girl—in either actual citizenship, frequent traveler to or spirit (she’s all about that cool downtown look). All these gifts have true city girl cred–and…

Sale Splurges

There were a slew of discounts over the weekend but a lot of designers are just going on sale now. If you’re looking to make an investment during the sales, now is the time to do either snap something up…

Cyber Monday

Cyber Monday has pretty much moved to the Tuesday before Thanksgiving, but many retailers are still offering promos from Black Friday, while others have added new designers to their sales. I’ve rounded up some more of my picks.

Black Friday

The most wonderful time of the year to shop is here! I’ve been scoping out tons of items—be sure to check out the links below, as well as the SHOP page and recent stories. By now, we all know that…

The Best Leopard Coats for Fall

The one thing every woman needs in her closet is a cozy leopard coat. The piece is both a high-wattage statement and classic neutral. This one is by Alice + Olivia. I found in on sale at Saks Fifth Avenue…