Formal wear fashions for Elegance and Ice

Jewel tones, backless dresses and metallics dominate Ball

Friday, January 25th, 2008

Charity Ball Fashion

It’s not everyday we get invited to a ball. So when it comes time to think about what to wear to a formal event, things can get difficult.

The following is everything you need to find a great last minute look for tomorrow’s Elegance & Ice Charity Ball. (read more)

Luxury makeup kits that won't hurt your wallet

Benefit, Lorac, Hard Candy offer value in variety

Friday, January 25th, 2008

The Cargo Collection, Showstopper Palette, Pink to Please

Stuck with the financial burden of too many textbooks and last month’s holiday gifts, what’s a girl to do when she’s jonesing for the sweet comfort of high-end makeup?

Before you surrender to your conscience and buy $5 eyeshadow from the drugstore, take note: Sephora. (read more)

A guide to finding formal shoes in London

Friday, January 25th, 2008

With the Charity Ball just around the corner, every Cinderella needs her perfect glass slipper. London has many options, but where can you find the right fit at the last minute?

Formal shoes for women are available in various styles, including stiletto, platform, wedge heels, sling-backs, pumps and ballet flats. (read more)

Reality porn for your brain and your libido

Director Tristan Taormino reworks the genre, finds success

Friday, January 25th, 2008

Video Camera

As the writers strike wages on, reality television has taken over the coveted primetime spots once filled by hits like The Office and Grey’s Anatomy.

At some point, American Idol and Dance War will become as tedious as Friends reruns (if they haven’t already). (read more)

On Disc: Rivers Cuomo

Album: Alone: The Home Recordings of Rivers Cuomo

Friday, January 25th, 2008

Alone: The Home Recordings of Rivers Cuomo by Rivers Cuomo

Rivers Cuomo
Alone: The Home Recordings of Rivers Cuomo
Geffen Records

3 stars

At first, Rivers Cuomo’s Alone: The Home Recordings of Rivers Cuomo is an interesting experience. (read more)

On Disc: Ghostface Killa

Album: The Big Doe Rehab

Friday, January 25th, 2008

The Big Doe Rehab by Ghostface Killa

Ghostface Killa
The Big Doe Rehab
Island/Def-Jam

4 stars

Wu-Tang’s six-year hiatus did not mean the rest of the Clan was inactive. (read more)

Songs that combat 'Garden State syndrome'

Skip the Shins, listen to the Carpenters and the Stooges

Friday, January 25th, 2008

The Velvet Underground

If you dig under the entertainment news stories detailing every rumour swirling around Heath Ledger’s death, you might discover that Juno was nominated for four Oscars the other day, including Best Picture. (read more)

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