Katie An Saman Daftarian

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Liberal Jewish Group Won't Back Obama On Syria Resolution

A pro-Israel group seen as close to the White House says it has decided not to decide where it stands on Obama's plan to strike Syria.<p>WASHINGTON — Liberal pro-Israel advocacy group J Street has decided not to take a position on the White House's Syria resolution currently being debated in Congress, …

Here's The Real Difference On Jobs Between Obama And Clinton, Reagan, And The Bushes

Note: This is an update on an earlier post through the August employment report.<p>In April, I posted two graphs comparing changes in public and private sector payrolls during the Bush and Obama presidencies. Several readers asked if I could add Presidents Reagan and Clinton (I've also added the …

The 20 best shoes - in pictures

Your complete guide to the shops: the 20 best shoes for autumn/winter 2013

The 20 best bags - in pictures

Your complete guide to the shops: the 20 best bags for autumn/winter 2013

20 best skirts – in pictures

Your complete guide to the shops: the 20 best coats for autumn/winter 2013

Your Affordable-Jewelry Cheat Sheet

You may think you can tell the difference between costume jewelry and genuine metals and stones, but even <i>we</i> are stumped from time to time. And, we're …

Here's a Spring Fashion Trend That'll Keep You on Your Toes: Ballerina-Inspired Sparkly Leotards and Ballet Slippers, Spotted at Tocca

The program for Tocca's spring 2014 runway show described it as a metaphor for "today's fashion moment for the off-duty dancer," which explains the leotard dress, ballet flats, and pink opaque tights that hit the runway. (And Tocca's not the only one with ballet on the brain—check out Danica's post …

Bohemian Fringe Necklace

Leather accents are the thing right now, and we can’t wait to try our hands at making this fringe-tastic necklace. Click through for the complete tutorial.<p>WHAT YOU’LL NEED<p>Read More<p>needle & thread<br>• dark brown faux suede ( 36″ )<p><b>Ready to make?</b> Find out how on…love Maegan

Kate Spade Spring 2014: Ladylike Hand Bags, Party Dresses, Hot Pink, and More!

This morning, we *Glamour *gals took to the Kate Spade presentation. Marissa over in Beauty told you all about the messy topknots and futuristic eye makeup, so let's get right to the clothes. Here's what Deborah Llyod, president of Kate Spade, told me about her inspirations for the colorful …

Instagram Fashion Week 2013: Bright White Is Gonna Be Big For Spring (PHOTOS)

Didn't get a front row seat? We've got you covered -- Today marks the second day of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week and we're here to keep you updated with the latest. We've tracked every Insta-post, including: behind-the-scenes prep, the trendiest street styles, front row attendees and the best runway …

Carmen Marc Valvo Went To The Dark Side For Spring 2014 (PHOTOS)

Carmen Marc Valvo unveiled his spring 2014 collection this morning at New York Fashion Week, and it was a lot darker than the other designers' collections we've been seeing so far. What's even more interesting is how different the collection is from Valvo's 2005 spring NYFW debut.<p>Every collection …

Crop Tops Will Be Big for Spring!

I may need to rethink my ban on crop tops next spring if I want to wear the new collections from Peter Som, Richard Chai, BCBG, and Organic by John Patrick because they have all been <i>heavy</i> on the bare midriff.<p>That's right, ladies. If you thought the crop-top trend was going away, think again.<p>I …

Amp Up Your Jewelry With Cotton Tassels!

It’s no secret that we love trying different ways to glam up jewelry basics. From adding studs to bare bangles to completely blinging out a metal cuff, it’s awesome how small additions transform plain pieces into high-fashion statements. For this upgrade, we’ll show you our new favorite way to amp …

The Measure of the season – what's hot and what's not this autumn/winter

Going up<p><b>Couture with morning coffee</b> Pay tribute to Isabella Blow's more-is-more approach to dressing up when you visit the retrospective of her clothes at London's Somerset House in November. Fashion Galore! Indeed.<p><b>Early Warhol</b> Dior used the artist's early illustrations of shoes and flowers in its …

Jamie Chung Weighs in on Rebecca Minkoff's Runway, Starring the Electric Janelle Monáe

Photo: Getty Images<p>Recently, <i>The New York Times</i> wrote a piece that New York Fashion Week has become overrun with pomp and circumstance. And while it may be true as the tents are expanding thanks to social media, the street-style craze, and the addition of bloggers, It girls, etc., one designer …

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Seeing Red: 12 Pieces That'll Fuel Your Inner Seductress

By virtue of a loyal celebrity fan base à la Diane Kruger, Zoe Saldana, and Michelle Obama, to name a few — Jason Wu has become a fixture within the …

Fashion Week Street Style 2013: Stylish Showgoers Take Cues From The Runway (PHOTOS)

By Day 3 of New York Fashion Week, trends are becoming as clear as, well, black and white.<p>On Day 2, white seemed to be on every runway, and we saw plenty of showgoers decked out in the shade even though Labor Day has come and gone. So we sent Raydene Salinas, our eagle-eyed photographer, to snap …

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New York Fashion Week Spring 2014 Has Us Seeing Orange Lips & Nails (PHOTOS)

If all the "bare" looks you've seen so far at New York Fashion Week have put you to sleep, then this beauty trend is sure to wake you up.<p>Orange lips and nails were the brightest accessory on the Spring 2014 runways at Rag & Bone, Creatures of the Wind and Suno. The citrus color popped against the …

It's the Final Countdown! Zac Posen Shares the Last-Minute Details That Go Into His Fashion Show

<i>The sublime, fabulous, incredibly talented Zac Posen is sharing his New York Fashion Week Experience with you firsthand. Stay tuned on Glamour.com, Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for more goodies as he gets ready for his spring 2014 fashion show!</i><p>The day before a fashion show, the studio and …

Lily Collins, If You're Listening, These Spring 2014 Houghton Looks Have Your Name All Over Them!

A while back I named Lily Collins a style star to watch due to her edgy but age-appropriate looks. Turns out she (in part) has Houghton designer Katharine Polk to thank. These three looks...<p>..all Houghton! So since I'm such a good friend to Lily (in my head), I headed over to Houghton's spring 2014 …

Say Goodbye To The Suit: 10 Cute & Cubicle-Friendly Joe Fresh Picks!

We get that dressing for summer's heat and humidity is a daily brainteaser. Since we work in fashion, we get to take some liberties with fabrics and …

Jason Wu's Collection of Lingerie-Inspired Slip Dresses Had Me at Hello

When talking about Jason Wu, there is often a temptation to bring up Michelle Obama, considering she has been a champion of the designer since entering the White House and, most notably, worn his gowns for two inaugurations.<p>Following Wu's runway show, inevitably, someone will ask: Which looks will …

NYFW: Misha Nonoo's Secret Garden

Photo: Getty Images<p>My friends describe me as "that girl that wears a red skirt on a Wednesday. I'm like, 'what does that mean?'" exclaimed the sun-kissed and glowing, Misha Nonoo before her show on Friday afternoon. <i>It means</i>, a confident yet whimsical girl—not unlike the girl Nonoo designs for.<p>The …

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