Why Does Kate Middleton (And Her Famous Hair) Appeal to Americans?

Whether Americans care about Prince William’s impending nuptials is an ever-changing story, at least as reported by the press. One day, we uncouth commoners just can’t get enough of Ms. Kate Middleton aka the future Princess of Wales aka the long-term future Queen Catherine VI. The next day we’re being our cheeky, revolutionary selves, not giving a damn about such an “outdated” and “silly” tradition as, pfft, monarchy. Read More Why Does Kate Middleton (And Her Famous Hair) Appeal to Americans?

The Furious Closet: NYC Winter Fashion on a Budget

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Papa Gunn says: Your sweat pant wear concerns me.

So yes, maybe I’m writing this while wearing pajama pants featuring sock monkeys in Santa hats and an over-sized L Word t-shirt I won at a bar 3 years ago, but sometimes I do like to look cute and presentable and I don’t have a lot of money to do so.  Living in New York City can make a girl feel especially self-conscious when it seems like everyone is dressing like the Gossip Girls or Anna Wintour, and your own budget is more along the lines of $20 for a sweater.  Here are my tips for NYC winter fashion for the girl who has everything (except a job or spare cash). Read More The Furious Closet: NYC Winter Fashion on a Budget