Category Archive: Penelope’s Department

Target Hits The Bullseye With Peter Pilotto Collaboration

Just when I’ve finally managed to create a weekly budget for myself (including a very reasonable makeup allowance…bare essentials only…and by that I mean I can buy all the makeup I want as… Continue reading

The 70th Annual Golden Globes: My Top 10 Gorgeous Gals!

“Oh, daaaahling, you look absolutely maaaahvelous in your couturrrre.” “Guuuurrrrllllll, you be WORKIN’ that dress! You lookin’ DAMN fine, okaay!” “So, like, I like totally, like LOVE that dress. Like, OH. Em. GEE.… Continue reading

Emma Watson Has Me Swooning Over Peter Pilotto’s Spring 2013 Collection

Hermione Granger may no longer be with us (honestly, I really need to get over it…it’s just…I’m finding it really…*sob*…hard…to just…*sob*…let go, ya know?) but it seems as if Emma Watson is still playing… Continue reading

It’s Official! Marc Jacobs is Creating a Beauty Line with Sephora!

What do you get when you combine the most magical place on earth with a crazy-creative, skirt-wearing, design genius? A blogger (ahem…me) who’s about to pee her new baroque-inspired trousers with excitement, that’s… Continue reading

Jennifer and Anne Stun as 2013 Cover Girls

Harper’s Bazaar UK and Vanity Fair are kicking off the New Year with a beautiful bang, snatching up two of Hollywood’s hottest It-Gals to grace the covers of their February 2013 issues. Anne… Continue reading

Thou Shall Not Covet The Chalayan Multicolored Speed Flare Cotton Dress…Oooh, But I Neeeeeed It!

Beloved spiritual leader, Carrie Bradshaw, famously once said…”I like my money right where I can see it…hangin’ in my closet.” Oh Carrie, you’re like my fashion Yoda. Wise are you so. If my closet… Continue reading

Why Redheads Should Get Dibs on Turquoise

Redheads have it rough. Oh sure, blondes have to put up with all the dumb-blonde jokes and brunettes are constantly trying to prove that they indeed can have just as much fun as the golden-locked… Continue reading

2012 in review – My Annual Blog Profile!

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: 600 people reached the top of Mt. Everest in 2012. This blog got about 9,000 views in… Continue reading

I’ll Have My Wine and Wear it Too

Every once and a while, something special comes into a girl’s life that seems to make everything complete. Ladies, feast your eyes on Volére wine – boxed wine in the shape of a…HANDBAG! It… Continue reading

Why Victoria Beckham will always be my favorite Spice Girl

If you’re anything like me, whenever you hear a celebrity announce that he or she is starting his or her own clothing line, you find it extremely difficult to prevent an uncontrollable eye… Continue reading