Mad Men: “I should not be allowed to drink at work functions. Or at all, honestly.”

March 26th, 2012
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First, a caveat: I’ve never tried my hand at recapping a show as smart and complex as Mad Men, and I’ve certainly never before tried to recap anything that was two hours long, so I hope you’ll bear with me for the next 3500 or so words, most of which I wrote in the middle […]

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Fashion Week Handbags: Prada Fall 2012

February 25th, 2012
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Images via Vogue.com This may sound a tad odd, but I’m consistently impressed with Prada’s dedication to designing quirky, intellectually rigorous, thoroughly modern runway collections that won’t sell particularly well to anyone other than slavish fashion devotees. Few companies of a similar size are willing to put things as broadly inaccessible as Prada Fall 2012 […]

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Whether neutral or colorblocked, this Marc by Marc Jacobs satchel is pretty great

January 26th, 2012
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Almost every season, Marc by Marc Jacobs is a shining beacon in a sea of endlessly expensive handbags. I’ve owned several of the brand’s bags and small accessories, and I’ve had consistently good luck with both the quality of materials and construction of the bags. With almost the entire line under $500, that’s a pretty […]

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