Thursday, Oct. 29, 2015

Shopgirl: Facebook update improves user experience

Facebook has a new and improved take on the notifications tab, and this might actually improve the quality of your life.
By Gracie Shepherd

Saturday, Oct. 24, 2015

Barely there gowns hit bridal styles

NEW YORK - Sexy in bridal gowns isn't new, but barely there looks have leaped off the red carpet and the backs of Beyonce, Kim Kardashian and Jennifer Lopez and made their way to weddings.
By Leanne Italie

Thursday, Oct. 22, 2015

Shopgirl: Shopgirl: Bandana style was all over Paris runways

One of the most universal details in the various shows during Paris Fashion Week was bandana everything.
By Gracie Shepherd

Thursday, Sept. 17, 2015

Shopgirl: Paper puts other checklist apps to shame

Check out Paper, an app that puts ToDoist and all of the other checklist apps to shame. 
By Gracie Shepherd

Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015

Shopgirl: Ditch commercials with new level of Hulu streaming

Fans of Hulu and haters of commercials will be happy - a new level of Hulu+ subscription is available that completely bypasses any commercial interruptions.
By Gracie Shepherd

Thursday, July 16, 2015

Shopgirl: Madden's 7-year-old on Target with shoes

Steve Madden's daughter Stevie recently announced a new shoe line she's working on for Target, and it's nothing to sneeze at.
By Gracie Shepherd

Saturday, July 11, 2015

Shopgirl: Matchmaking with a watch? Maybe

T3, a design agency based in Austin, Texas, has come up with a concept that would use your biorhythms to respond to potential Tinder matches through the Apple Watch.
By Gracie Shepherd

Paris fashion week designs draw attention from visiting celebrities

Actress Michelle Rodriguez and model Naomi Campbell were there. So were Lupita Nyong'o and Emily Blunt. And Kristen Stewart and Julianne Moore. But the clothes were the real stars at Paris' ...

Thursday, June 25, 2015

Shopgirl: Organize all travel minutiae with ease

Download TripIt before the next time you travel; this is a great app to get all of your itineraries, scheduling and reservations lined up in one place.
By Gracie Shepherd

'Fresh Dressed' explores hip-hop fashion

From slave-era church outfits and Little Richard to the South Bronx and Dapper Dan the knockoff king of Harlem, the roots of hip-hop culture stretch beyond the music.
By Leanne Italie

Thursday, June 18, 2015

If you think shaving's the pits, this trend might be for you

Hairy underarms on women are having a fashion moment.
By Leanne Italie

Thursday, May 7, 2015

Shopgirl: Southern lifestyles influence new blog

Draper James is Reese Witherspoon's new lifestyle brand and blog, named after her paternal grandparents, and is a celebration of the detail and beauty we Southerners appreciate in anything from a ...
By Gracie Shepherd

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Shopgirl: Find lipstick shade without 'app-lication'

ShadeScout is a new app that takes in a color sample via your smartphone's camera and spits out makeup shade suggestions from all of the major brands.
By Gracie Shepherd

Fashion show to benefit Jessye Norman School of Arts

Former international model Gaylord Jenkins is sharing her years of experience with Augusta women through the Friends of Jessye Norman School Fashion, Art, Wines & Cheese event on May 7.
By Dennis Sodomka

Saturday, April 18, 2015

Coachella festival becoming as much about fashion as it is music

LOS ANGELES - The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, held in the Southern California desert on two consecutive weekends in April, is a style destination as much as a musical one – this ...
By Sandy Cohen

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Shopgirl: Escape Outdoors moving downtown

Escape Outdoors announced earlier this week that it will be moving its Augusta location to downtown, from Verandah Drive near Robert C. Daniel Jr. Parkway to the 1200 block of Broad Street near ...
By By Gracie Shepherd

Thursday, Feb. 12, 2015

Homeless shelter is planning a benefit

Nurture Home, an Aiken homeless shelter specializing in outreach to single mothers, will hold a benefit next month and I think it will be incredibly special.
By Gracie Shepherd

Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014

27 debutantes presented at cotillion fundraiser

The 51st Augusta Symphony Guild Cotillion featured 27 debutantes who were presented Nov. 28 at Augusta Marriott at the Convention Center. Dinner and dancing followed the presentation.

Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014

Fashion world mourns de la Renta

NEW YORK - Fun, sunny, romantic. Oscar de la Renta approached fashion and life on those terms, but there was more, so much more, those who loved and admired the designer say.
By Leanne Italie

Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014

Future of denim uncertain amid yoga pants craze

NEW YORK - Americans' obsession with jeans is beginning to wear thin. Jeans long have been a go-to staple in closets across the country.
By Anne D'Innocenzio
Search Augusta jobs