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June, 2014

Fashion

TCA: Big Winners & Winning Looks at the Critics’ Choice Awards

By On June 23, 2014

Well this was a surprise! I thought our next big glamma binge would be the Emmys, but the TV Critics Association dropped a surprise load of red carpet fashion on us on… Read More

Entertainment

Weekend Wrap-up: The Delusions of Lie-Lo & Kanye, Matthew McConnaughey’s Winning Streak, and more…

By On June 22, 2014

It was week in gossip dominated by delusions, and they don’t come more delusional than Kanye West. When I wrote about the Kimye honeymoon I mentioned how strange it was that days… Read More

Fashion

MMVAs: The (Too) Much (Too Young) Music Video Awards.

By On June 20, 2014

Style.com had an interview last week with Samantha McMillen, who is stylist to 16 year old Elle Fanning, and when asked if she tries to keep it age appropriate when dressing someone… Read More

Fashion

Lupita Covers Vogue…

By On June 19, 2014

…and it’s stunning, and on their website they’re calling it her first Vogue cover – as in her first of many, because my dream girl – your dream girl – our dream… Read More

Fashion

Style Guide: Get Ready to Rock Roksanda

By On June 17, 2014

I feel a new It-brand on the way. She’s been around a while, but something tells me designer Roksanda Ilincic is about to go mainstream, and fashion fans can stop wondering how… Read More

Entertainment

Weekend Wrap-up: The Stories of the Week, with Dame Angelina, Hot Sandy B, Shonda Rhimes and more…

By On June 15, 2014

The only news worth sharing this week is, of course, the amazing news that The Dress Down has been nominated for the Most Aussome Fashion Blog in the Her.ie Aussie Blog Awards!… Read More

Fashion

Lemmie See Those Jazz Hands: It’s the 2014 Tony Awards!

By On June 13, 2014

I got a couple of messages in the middle of the week asking me why I hadn’t covered the Tony Awards, and, truthfully, the reason I didn’t cover the Tony Awards is… Read More

Fashion

Women In Film: The Honourees, The Attendees, The Dress… ees.

By On June 13, 2014

The Women in Film Awards took place on Wednesday, and Kerry Washington made a welcome return to the red carpet for the first time since she had her baby in April. Kerry… Read More

Fashion

Women In Film: Rose Byrne, “Face of The Future”, My New Style Crush

By On June 12, 2014

Well this is a strange one. Just a few weeks ago, when the first trailer was released for This is Where I Leave You I was wondering if it was now obligatory… Read More

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Aussie Blog Award Nominations – We Made It!

By On June 10, 2014

Can I get an O, an M, and a G please Bob! Her.ie announced the nominations for the Aussie Blog Awards today, and I am THRILLED to say I’ve been nominated in… Read More

Entertainment

Weekend Wrap-up: The Stories of the Week with Laverne Cox, Baby Beebs, Goopy and more..,

By On June 8, 2014

Hollywood publicists were putting in some serious overtime this week, as the week in gossip was dominated by celebrities getting themselves in trouble, or simply being ridiculed, for saying all kinds of… Read More

Entertainment

Celebrities Misunderstanding Feminism. Just… Enough Already!!!

By On June 6, 2014

For the love of God, here we go again. Lana Del Rey – and to be clear, I was not previously rolling in respect and admiration for Lana Del Rey – was… Read More