Category Archives

19 Stellar Finds From The Madewell Sale

Published today, this 25-page report charts just how The Blonde Salad turns so much profit — and how others can learn from Ferragni’s success. Check out our major takeaways below — for more tips, you can buy a copy of the study for $14 from the Harvard Business Review.

The Truth About “Granny Panties”

When it comes to building a career as a fashion blogger, there’s no better business role model than Chiara Ferragni. Since launching The Blonde Salad as a personal style blog back in 2009, the 27-year-old has expanded her team to 16 people, inked partnerships with luxury brands like Burberry and Dior

How To Shop For Vintage Denim Like A Pro

On a scale of one to 10, how many times a week do you find yourself staring blankly into your closet and screaming, “I have nothing to wear!”? If you’re anything like us, your number is probably somewhere near 15. And, with the amount of clothing that is most likely hanging in your wardrobe,

The Perfect Dress For Every S.F

April weather in New York can be kind of crazy. And, by “kind of” we mean that in the span of a single week, we’re likely to experience some variety of snow flurries, downpour, and (praise be!) warm sunshine. Spring in the city is unpredictable to say the least, and figuring out just what to wear can be a total mind-bender.

You’d Never Guess These Dresses Cost Less Than $50

It only took one look at Rumi Neely’s amazing home for us to see that the folks at Homepolish — the interior geniuses responsible for the fashion star’s home makeover — know what they’re doing. Whether it’s a total renovation or finding the perfect finishing touches, Homepolish designers work by the hour to create balanced spaces that just work. For more design inspiration, follow @Homepolish.

The Brand That Redefined Nude Lingerie

When you think of fashion bloggers, a few requirements come to mind: a covetable personal style, a photographer (or friend with a camera) in tow, and, of course, a constantly updated blog on which to post their outfits. The earliest bloggers — like Susie Bubble, Fashion Toast,

How To Know If You’ll Sweat In Your Clothes

Given the sky-high salaries bloggers rack up these days, it’s almost quaint to think back upon the time when fashion blogging was only about personal style. Now, members of the top tier, like Chiara Ferragni of The Blonde Salad, can pull in millions of dollars a year, thanks to endorsement deals

7 Times Celebs Wore Leggings

It’s been a pretty great month for Mindy Kaling: The Mindy Project is moving over to Hulu, she’s got a book coming out in September, and the comedian just debuted a sleek new bob we can’t get enough of. So can haters just let her live already? Apparently not.

Explore the Pacific Northwest

If you follow lifestyle bloggers and vloggers on Instagram, you might have recently come across the curious phenomenon of elaborately staged photos of maxi pads. Around Spring Break, @IreneSarah photographed a box of Kotex next to a passport, selfie stick, and other “travel must haves.”