Super Awesome: LAPD Collects Prom Dresses for Local Teens

Prom. Man. If you were to judge high school based on films made about it, you would think that it's just four long years leading up to a dance. In reality, it can feel just as big and important to some teens. And if you're into prom, then you are really into your prom dress. In fact, that might be even more meaningful … » 1/30/13 10:15pm 1/30/13 10:15pm

How Much Would You Pay for a Dress That Fits Just Right?

Much unlike many a magazine editor who recommends you buy all sorts of crap that they most likely got for free, your Jezebel staff doesn't get jack shit (other than books, unsolicited). And that's how it should be. But on our own time, in our personal lives, we still buy stuff. So this is Worth It, our recommendation… » 4/17/12 4:00pm 4/17/12 4:00pm

Colorful, Elegant & Rapunzeltastic Dress Made Entirely From Hair

What's crimson, blonde, made from 820 feet of hair and perfect for making an entrance? This hair-raising gown, valued at $100,000. Created by Themla Madine, Ryan Edwards, and his team of eight designers from Nico's (as seen on the UK's Big Fat Gipsy Wedding), the tress dress took twelve days to assemble and features… » 11/21/11 12:15pm 11/21/11 12:15pm

Stella McCartney's 'Miracle Dress' Is A Simple Illusion

There is a dress so gorgeous, so flattering, so magical that it's causing celebrities to throw caution to the wind and live the major faux-pas that is wearing the exact same ensemble as another celebrity. That dress is The Octavia, a $1600 feat of fashion by Stella McCartney that upon wearing, will make anyone look 2… » 9/29/11 1:15pm 9/29/11 1:15pm

How To Alter A Thrift Store Dress

I feel like this happens to me all the time: I'm browsing the racks at the SalvA, skipping past unfortunate housedresses and schmattas of little significance when I spy something astonishing. Something really gorgeous. And this something only costs a few bucks, and I simply must have it. Only problem is, it doesn't » 6/24/11 6:20pm 6/24/11 6:20pm