These are turbulent times for turbans, with terrorists and the Taliban giving them a negative connotation. But that has not always been the case. Jan Vermeer's famous painting, "Girl With a Pearl Earring," could just as easily have been titled "Girl in a Blue Turban." Her magnificent headdress went on to become a Hollywood staple favored by style icons including Hedy Lamarr, Greta Garbo, Elizabeth Taylor and Gloria Swanson. Turbans are traditionally worn by men, but no one is certain when the first length of cloth was fashioned into headgear.
Wearing a hat during the frigid months of winter is a no-brainer. You can top off your cold-weather look and keep your noggin warm. Sara Rogers, trend specialist for the Mall of America, helps us break down five key women’s hat styles that are perfect for this time of year.
One day in high school, when Adrienne Vendetti Hodges was being teased yet again about her copper-colored hair, she realized she had two choices. Give the guy the satisfaction of knowing he was bothering her or tell him: “I love my red hair. It’s awesome.”
When the seasons change, it’s easy to feel like you need an all-new wardrobe. Not so fast. Instead of splurging on seasonal trends, consider supplementing your closet with thrift store and vintage finds.
Homeland Security agents Tuesday visited Peregrine Honig’s Birdies Panties in the Crossroads and confiscated her supply of Lucky Royals boyshorts, which they say violated major league baseball copyright.