Archive: August, 2012

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Shop ‘Til You Drop: Your Guide to 2012 Fashion’s Night Out

Shop ‘Til You Drop: Your Guide to 2012 Fashion’s Night OutNews from LAist: Fashionistas and friends are gearing up for the 2012 Fashion’s Night Out, an epic, citywide party that will take over Los Angeles (and thousands of cities worldwide) Thursday, September 6, starting at 6 p.m. Retailers across town will keep their doors open […]

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Retailers get a back-to-school sales boost

Retailers get a back-to-school sales boostNews from Los Angeles Times: Shoppers hit the malls for back-to-school shopping in August and handed retailers a healthy boost in sales despite continued worries about the job market and a sluggish economy. With many Southland schools already starting their fall terms and more opening in the next few weeks, […]

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Ann Romney’s Red Dress At The Republican National Convention

Ann Romney’s Red Dress At The Republican National ConventionNews from Daily Beast: (Mark Wilson/Getty Images) For her debut at the Republican National Convention, Ann Romney selected a perfect TV look: a simple red Oscar de la Renta dress with a face-framing collar. She was styled as a classic vision of a first lady in a […]

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Jail must stop cutting clothes off women prisoners during strip searches …

Jail must stop cutting clothes off women prisoners during strip searches …News from Telegraph.co.uk: She was then ”restrained, relocated to the segregation unit and had her clothes cut off her as she was forcibly strip-searched”, Mr Hardwick said. Describing the use of force as neither necessary nor proportionate, he said that a manager’s approval was […]

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Fashion fears delaying back-to-school shopping

Fashion fears delaying back-to-school shoppingNews from MyNorthwest.com: A new report says many families are putting off back to school shopping to make sure they keep up with the latest trends. (AP Photo/File) Fashion watchers say polka dots and plaid skirts are the hot trends this year for back to school. But a new report says […]

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Airline dress codes: Are the rules too unclear?

Airline dress codes: Are the rules too unclear?News from Newsday: Published: August 27, 2012 5:24 PMBy THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Photo credit: Avital | Avital at McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas in spring 2012, showing what she was wearing after she says a Southwest Airlines gate agent approached her, alleging she was showing too much […]

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Mitt Romney irons clothes and shops at Costco

Mitt Romney irons clothes and shops at CostcoNews from Chicago Sun-Times: BY DAVE MCKINNEY Springfield bureau chief dmckinney@suntimes.com August 26, 2012 9:38PM Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney and his wife Ann arrive at Brewster Academy for convention preparations on Sunday, Aug. 26, 2012 in Wolfeboro, N.H. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) storyidforme: 35949172tmspicid: 13112035fileheaderid: 6037091 […]

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Recalls this week include pacifiers, defective night lights, clothes dryers

Recalls this week include pacifiers, defective night lights, clothes dryersNews from Washington Post: A line of pacifiers posing a choking hazard to children and night lights that can overheat are among several consumer products recalled this week. Other products recalled include defective gas-powered clothes dryers and table sets with fragile chairs. Here’s a more detailed […]

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Plus-size retailers figuring out what women want

Plus-size retailers figuring out what women wantNews from Chicago Tribune: August 23, 2012|By Corilyn Shropshire, Chicago Tribune reporter (Nancy Stone, Chicago Tribune) As they waited to check out at Forever 21, Niala and Tia Howard’s arms were full of trendy finds: including a multicolored animal print maxi-dress, Bermuda shorts and a denim vest. The duo […]

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Plus-size retailers figuring out what women want

Plus-size retailers figuring out what women wantNews from Chicago Tribune: As they waited to check out at Forever 21, Niala and Tia Howard’s arms were full of trendy finds: including a multicolored animal print maxi-dress, Bermuda shorts and a denim vest. The duo typically shop online, but they made a special trip to the Michigan […]

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