MaryK liked reading how Gucci got back it’s groove. Mary remembers back to when she visited Rome 16 years ago and walked past a Gucci boutique and saw a little sign in English that said, “Quality is remembered long after price is forgotten.” She never forgot this priceless slogan. 

Laurinda was shocked to read that bridal shop Pricilla of Boston spray painted and destroyed thousands of dollars worth of bridal merchandise because they were going out of business. I don’t get it.  

Inge is completely smitten by the first white trouser outfit in Carolina Herrera’s Spring 2012 Collection (via Not Dead Yet Style) because it is elegant, colourful, trendy and classic. The green is exquisite and the abstract pattern mixing of the pullover and scarf is divine. Herrera’s collection was one of my favourites at Fashion Week last year and I love this outfit too. We’ll have to come up with our own version, Inge. 

Annagybe informs us that brilliant young designer Jason Wu is doing a line for Target

Vildy found this article called “The Death Of Pretty”, which claims that young women today do not aspire to pretty anymore, and would prefer to look hot.

Lisa’s eyes were opened when she read about the danger of the alluring assortment on The Vivienne Files. Lisa confesses that this is probably how she ended up with grey blazers that she ended up passing on to happier homes.