Fashion & Beauty

UrbanSkinny: A New Lifestyle for the Chic Chick!

Urban Skinny, a book and concept developed by Danielle Schupp, one of America's most sought after dietians, and her client turned fellow writer, Stephanie Krikorian. The concept of dieting is simple–change your lifestyle to fit your diet– but the practice never is! Dieting often leaves you frustrated, craving and cranky, but this new book teaches the "chic" urbanistas how to lose weight AND keep their lifestyle.

Project Runway Recap: The Underdog Scores the Cover

The chance to dress Heidi for the cover of a magazine takes a favorable turn for one designer who's spent way too much time in the bottom three.

Trend Report: Agate Accessories

Tiring of your old chunky bangles and delicate silver necklaces? I know I am. Here's a new accesories idea: agate.

Pi Phi Sorority Chapters Under Fire for “Pretty Manifesto”

Most sororities are all fine and good...until they start living up to the stereotype.

Trend Report: Online Book Rentals – Best Bang for Your Buck

Sick of spending tons of money on books that go out of print faster than you can buy them? Our trend reporter weighs the pros and cons of renting your way to a college degree.

Trend Report: Tie-Dye

Of all the new trends to appear on the Spring 2010 runways last fall, the most fun and unexpected was tie-dye. Previously reserved for former hippies and future hippie-wannabes, this free-spirited print is on the verge of becoming the It trend for hippies and hipsters alike.

Project Runway Recap: Seeing Red and Broken Hearts

The latest PR challenge hits a little too close to home for Anthony, but proves that bang gang might be a real force to be reckoned with.

Obama almost-controversy at Urban Outfitters

An editor at noticed something not just a bit disturbing on last week: a BDG henley tee-shirt on sale available in two different colors combos, “White/Charcoal” and “Obama/Black.” Wait, really?

Trend Report: 50’s Fashions

Ready to take your closet on a trip back in time? This spring, flirty '50's styles are set to dominate everything from dresses to bathing suits.

Trend Report: The Best Day-to-Night Bags for Under $30

Dress it up, or dress it down, the perfect purse should carry you all the way from class to a night out with your girls.