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Sure, Mel Muoio is constantly being photographed for her street style and was named one of Chicago magazine's 50 Most Beautiful Chicagoans — but this go-getter is not just another pretty face. Not only is she responsible for styling countless photo shoots, she's also the marketing manager for Element Collective, the driving force behind hot spots like RM Champagne Salon and Nellcôte. Throw in the fact that Muoio has lived and worked all over the U.S. and in Europe, and we say she has one stellar life.
So, with fall nipping us in the nose, we snapped this It Girl in four copy-worthy ensembles that are guaranteed to give you some major seasonal wardrobe inspiration. Of course, we also got this clothes horse to spill a few sartorial secrets that just might land you a spot on a fashion blog. Why pay for a stylist? All the free advice you could possibly want is a click away.
Chances are, the outfit you picture when you hear "black tie" is probably a dress. It may even be a gown — if you're feeling extra-fancy. The whole black-tie-means-dress thing is a fairly common notion among partygoers, and for good reason. Straying from this norm can prove difficult. Terrifying, even. But, that doesn't read
Oh na na, what's her Bond name?
News broke yesterday, September 29, that the "Umbrella" singer was slated to star in the forthcoming 007 film Bond 24. Though it's unconfirmed, many of our readers were pretty open to the idea. Rihanna's tough, she's stunning, and gives zero you-know-whats. She'd make a fine addition to read