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If Simon Doonan were a prep-school princess, we suspect that he'd be dressing in head-to-toe United Bamboo. Full of patterned goodness, the United Bamboo resort 2011 collection packs a stylish punch, but is still as easy and light as one would expect from a resort offering. Delicate liberty prints and kitschy teal florals are paired with muted separates in a way that elevates both components for an off-kilter, but still proper package. We loving the quirky, Tenenbaum-esque world of Bamboo, and to help you get way into the mood, we're giving away a James Iha 7-inch vinyl featuring Britta Phillips that was recorded exclusive for United Bamboo, and played during their fall '09 show. Just comment below and we'll pick a winner at random tomorrow at noon. Good luck!
Singer Mary Lambert is taking over the world. In addition to her poetry, musical collabs, a recently released debut LP (Heart On My Sleeve), blogs, videos, and plans to one day conquer Broadway, the 25-year-old Massachusetts resident is still planning more. Which is a feat, considering she's already done so much. A GLAAD read
The wedding dress may be the first thing people notice as you're coming down the aisle, but no bridal look is complete without a few thoughtful
accessories. It's those seemingly small touches — like your "something old" or "something blue" — that can turn a gown into a moment. A delicate lace veil is a prime read