Jessen O'Brien


The rise and fall of waist and hem

Absurd legwear trends, from bell bottoms to overalls.


March 6, 2012

Chicago Manual of Style | The brief, wondrous life of the little black dress

If you don't know what LBD stands for, you will after reading this.


February 17, 2012

Chicago Manual of Style | Fashion blogs bring couture to the masses

Check out these blogs when you're in a fashion slump.


February 3, 2012

TV's top fashion trendsetters

Some of TV's hit shows have influenced the fashion industry.


January 20, 2012

From freezing to foxy

Keep the blues away with bright colors, fun patterns, and cozy pieces that make you smile no matter how much it snows.


January 5, 2012


November 15, 2011

Chicago Manual of Style: Don't beat the winter blues, be the winter blues


October 31, 2011

Chicago Manual of Style: Project Runway can't make it work


October 18, 2011

Chicago Manual of Style: A flattering form for fall

With any luck, these tips will keep you constantly cozy, as well as fashionable and fabulous.


October 4, 2011

Chicago Manual of Style: Accessible accessories for a variety of styles

From "flatforms" to belt purses, learn about the accessories in style this season.


May 27, 2011