Best of the Week: May 4-8

best-refinery29-0508091. Mommie Dearest: A national holiday always provides the perfect excuse to rifle through the family albums and publicly gush about our lovely, not to mention way stylish, moms!
2. Stylist and Store Owner Maryam Nassir Zadeh is Our Style Star du Jour: We're always on the hunt for style stars about town, and this inspiring Lower East Side shop girl is definitely no exception.
3. 16 Easy-Chic, Go Anywhere Summer Bags, Starting at $5.50! Stop running your old satchel ragged, we've bagged some stylish steals that are as easy on the eyes as they are on the old wallet.
4. Our 10 Best and Worst Dressed From Last Night's Fashion Spectacle of a Met Gala:
What's a Met Ball without a hotly debated best dressed list? But as you scan our picks for the best and worst in gala get-ups, just remember—no headbutting!
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5. V Mag's Swimsuit Issue: Like Sports Illustrated For The Fashion Flock: Warning: You might want to hide the new issue of V under your mattress, lest a jealous girlfriend without Lara Stone's body finds it. Or a jealous boyfriend without Noah Mill's pecs.
6.24 Pairs of Sweet Summer Sandals, Starting at Just $29: Pedicure, $30. Neon Patent T-strap Sandals, $88. Getting spotted cruising around the city in a super-rad pair of summer sandals... Priceless.
7.Blonde Models Once Again Have a Moment in the Sun: Our Top 6 Favorite Fun-Loving Golden Girls: From re-runs on Lifetime to the limelight, these pretty young things prove that the Golden Girls are alive and well. We think Bea Arthur is smiling down from heaven.
8. Vogue UK's Grown-Up Show and Tell Is Our Burlesque Circus Fantasy Come True: How could we not be seduced by this carnal, carney-inspired editorial? If this is what life under the big top looks like, sign us up.
9. Cinco de Mayo Inspires a Fiesta of Fashion: Got a thirst for Mexican goodies that three shots of tequila can't quench? Take a gander at these totally intoxicating Cinco-inspired wares.
10. Our Favorite Style Snaps From Save Fashion's Opening Day: The marathon pop-up shop-stravaganza continues... but we paused to snap a few shots of fashion's awesomely stylish saviors. Stop by this weekend and who knows? You could get spotted Saving Fashion!

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