The Official Preppy Handbook: 14 fashion lessons that are still relevant 35 years later….

In 1997, I was given The Official Preppy Handbook. At the time, I was attending Phillips Exeter Academy in Exeter, New Hampshire – a prep school that is actually mentioned several times in the handbook. The Official Preppy Handbook was “handed down to me.” Well, in actuality, I’m not sure if it was intended for me or not. It was laying…
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Overheard at the 2015 Met Gala: Fashion commentary from J. Lo to Sarah …

Another year, another Met Gala and some costume moments that are just too good not to comment upon. Yes, I’m falling back into old ways and bringing forth the fashion commentary when I promised I’d stick to more personal issues on FFG. Well, this is personal. It’s my very own “Overheard at the 2015 Met Gala.” Alright, so maybe it…
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Hello! launches a new fashion monthly magazine (and we’ve got a …

Just when you think everything’s moving online, we have news today of new glossy goodness hitting newsstands this month. Hello! Magazine saw a gap in the market for fashion and have therefore launched a new title, appropriately named Hello! Fashion Monthly. The good folks over at the magazine sent FFG a first copy and I thought we’d tear it apart…
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Quote of the Day: What Basic Fashion Girls Say

Refinery 29 is keeping us giggling today with the release of their fashion interview parody “What Fashion Girls Say.” This little ditty covers it all, from the tomboy who loves her jeans to the girls who never leave house without wearing a down to earth combination of brands (referencing our favourite quote above). You just have to read this. Will…
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Kanye West rants about Louis Vuitton (again!) in London

On July 4th, thousands of Londoners attended Wireless Festival in the park in London. Then, apparently, hundreds left as Mr. Kanye West decided to go on a 15 minute rant about his dreams and how the fashion world once again seems to be crushing them one by one. Excuse me while I get a tissue.  Well let’s see here. Who…
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