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Sunday, September 22, 2019

Fashion Link

Deconstructing Yeshiva High School Dress Codes

Sometimes you can tell a book by its cover. The underpinning of yeshiva high school dress codes is that how students appear externally should reflect who they are internally: their Jewish identity, commitment to learning and their individual personalities. No one likes being told what to do, especially

Lace Fronts and Baby Hairs: Myths and Facts About Creating a More Natural Hairline

Sheitel wearers everywhere have become obsessed with having the most natural looking front and will do anything to achieve that, including adding baby-hair, lace fronts and even doing “expensive wig surgeries,” that flatten the top front of their wig to try to achieve the flattest and most natural looking hairline. In my

Who Says We Can’t Wear White After Labor Day?

Oh, what a difference a day makes. The song title may never be more true than when it comes to wearing white. Before Labor Day is fine, but after? Huge fashion faux pas.

I was at a bat mitzvah on the Sunday of Labor Day weekend, when the weather was still warm, but there was a hint that fall was

Twelve Fashion Picks To Update Your Fall Wardrobe

I’ve had my eye out for clothing and accessories that could work in your wardrobe this fall. See if you can find five options from this list that you’d like to focus on next season.

1. Earth tones. While warm earth tones are what we usually expect to see in fall fashion,

Velvet Box Jewels Opens in Solène

Velvet Box Jewels, a curated collection of classic and contemporary earrings, bracelets, rings and necklaces, has opened at Solène, 1438 Queen Anne Road, Teaneck. With colorful gems and sparkling diamonds, all set in 14k and 18k gold, Velvet Box has styles for women of all ages beginning at bat

Be Part of the Ralph Wigs Story

(Courtesy of Ralph Wigs) From his humble beginnings, Ralph is today a legend in the world of wigs. His name is recognized across the globe and his products are widely considered the ultimate standard in wigs and hair extensions.

Ralph started out as the personal assistant of Joseph Papino, an

Five Types of Diamonds and How to Choose the Right One

(BPT/JLNJ staff) Diamonds are extolled in movies and songs for good reason—their romance, allure and durability make them a symbol of love and fidelity. Diamonds are in demand by purists and romantics alike who want to indulge in the most coveted of gemstones.

Diamonds are as individual as the

Lace Tops and the Instagram Craze

Do the lace top wigs I see on Instagram really look that good up close? Can you show me how it looks? Can you add a lace to my wig? Should I buy a lace wig?… For the past three months I have been bombarded with these questions and more like them. Lace wigs have been all the craze on popular sheitel Instagram accounts, so what is

ArmorMe Bulletproof Backpacks: A New Must For Back to School?

An Israeli company has taken cautionary action, given the number of mass shootings and school shootings that have plagued the world recently, and reminds parents to consider their children’s safety as back-to-school time approaches. These ArmorMe bulletproof backpacks were designed by Israeli security specialists and field-tested by

How to Be Savvy About Fashion This Fall

Finding out what’s new in fashion is always a great idea. It doesn’t mean you’re going to buy an entirely new wardrobe every year, but when you have an idea of what’s available, you have a chance to fill in with a few much-needed pieces that you haven’t been able to find.

Need a second

Savvy Suitcase: Five Versatile Jewelry Styles to Define Your Look and Minimize Packing

(BPT) Do you have an upcoming trip planned? Whether you’re going for a relaxed beach look or heading downtown to dazzle in the city lights, you want to plan outfits that make you feel great and fit the occasion. Jewelry is the go-to for defining your look, but you can only bring so many pieces. What’s the best

Savvy Suitcase: Five Versatile Jewelry Styles to Define Your Look and Minimize Packing

(BPT) Do you have an upcoming trip planned? Whether you’re going for a relaxed beach look or heading downtown to dazzle in the city lights, you want to plan outfits that make you feel great and fit the occasion. Jewelry is the go-to for defining your look, but you can only bring so many pieces. What’s the best