SAN FRANCISCO, CA - MAY 13: A pedestrian carrying a shopping bag is seen reflected in the window of a Prada clothing store on May 13, 2013 in San Francisco, California. According to a Commerce Department report, falling gas prices help boost retail and food service sales 0.1 percent in April one month after March sales fell 0.5 percent.
That's a mistake women make as they get older. They do too much. Too much Botox, too much blow-drying. They go to Prada to buy a sweater and end up walking out with The Total Look. Or they think they have to wear all the jewellery their husbands give them all the time. Style shouldn't be so unrelaxing. It needs to be more spontaneous.
Imagine how much a young guy has to pay for a two-hour date, including dinner, shopping and everything else. Check out the labels of whatever brand in the department store. A sweater will cost as much as 1,000 yuan. A Prada bag will cost the guy about 10,000 yuan if he really wants to give his girlfriend a special gift. The date can be very expensive
The ’60s style was not only about clothes, it was a liberating mindset, music and lifestyle. There is no denying that the fashion world is in the grip of the Sixties fever. Louis Vuitton, Prada, Stella, Von Furstenberg have all visited the ’60s this year. Not just the clothes but also the flat sandals, sunglasses and evening shoes.More quotes »
'Yeezus': Kanye West's controversial new songs
June 18.He actually debuted the video for New Slaves Friday night when it was shown on the sides of buildings around the world from the Prada store in midtown to Wrigley Field in Chicago to the Beverly Center in Los Angeles, as well as sites in London, Paris, 5/20/13 Read more »
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Louis Vuitton Loses Ground as World’s Most Valuable Luxury Brand
United Kingdom — Louis Vuitton is losing ground as the world’s most valuable luxury brand as competitors including Gucci and Prada gain, a new research report shows. Vuitton’s brand value declined 12 percent from a year ago to $22.7 billion, Millward Brown 3:29 AM from The Business of Fashion Read more »
Oh So Pretty Prada
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How the Spurs confused the Grizzlies' pick and roll defense
of you who have read prior versions of Prada's Pictures will remember the concept of acting vs. reacting that I've harped on a number of times. In essence: a defense is successful when it shuts off what the offense wants to do before the play begins, forcing 5/20/13 from Josh Ellis Dallas Cowboys Blog Read more »
Carey Mulligan's monochrome marathon
carpet spotlight for The Great Gatsby promo stint with a wardrobe boasting labels including Dior, Victoria Beckham, Lanvin and Prada. The designers fighting to dress Carey, the leading lady in Hollywood's long-awaited blockbuster, had to adhere to one strict 5/20/13 from The Telegraph Read more »
Can women be nice and make it to the top?
advice to women to ‘lean in’ to our careers has galvanised female columnists: a ‘PowerPoint Pied Piper in Prada ankle boots,’ according to The New York Times; ‘I don’t care if she wears Birkenstocks,’ replied The Sunday Times, ‘she has a valid point to make.’ from The Telegraph UK Read more »