Episode 117: Waffle Shoes, Beauty Boxes, Why Rejection Hurts  Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion!  This week we talk  beauty box  logistics and the ownership of the word “ waffle .” Yep! We cover it all here.  THINX  had to change its referral program, and  Gap Inc.  is closing 75 stores.  Diane von Furstenberg  has a new creative leader, and will we all be buying  “smart” jackets  from Levi’s and Google soon? Our main topic this week is  rejection . Why does it hurt so bad? How can we deal with rejection in  healthy ways ? Come hang out! Bonus: several awesome listener letters respond to our “is fashion art?” discussion!

Episode 117: Waffle Shoes, Beauty Boxes, Why Rejection Hurts

Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion!  This week we talk beauty box logistics and the ownership of the word “waffle.” Yep! We cover it all here. THINX had to change its referral program, and Gap Inc. is closing 75 stores. Diane von Furstenberg has a new creative leader, and will we all be buying “smart” jackets from Levi’s and Google soon? Our main topic this week is rejection. Why does it hurt so bad? How can we deal with rejection in healthy ways? Come hang out! Bonus: several awesome listener letters respond to our “is fashion art?” discussion!

Episode 116: Miami: The New Fashion Hub? Calvin Klein’s Ad, Job Applications   Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! This week we learn about junk bonds and why the  Gap, Inc . got slammed with junk status! Whoops. Hundreds of factories are closing in  Bangladesh , and we debate whether  Miami  is America’s new fashion city. Your favorite  Bath and Body Works  scents are coming back, and Kaarin provides a few updates on stories about fighting  counterfeit  goods and bankrupt  Aeropostale  having a ray of hope. Also,  Calvin Klein ’s new ad is making people angry, but is it within their brand? Our main topic is jobs — searching for one, specifically. What are the new rules of  successful job applications ? Come hang out!

Episode 116: Miami: The New Fashion Hub? Calvin Klein’s Ad, Job Applications

Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! This week we learn about junk bonds and why the Gap, Inc. got slammed with junk status! Whoops. Hundreds of factories are closing in Bangladesh, and we debate whether Miami is America’s new fashion city. Your favorite Bath and Body Works scents are coming back, and Kaarin provides a few updates on stories about fighting counterfeit goods and bankrupt Aeropostale having a ray of hope. Also, Calvin Klein’s new ad is making people angry, but is it within their brand? Our main topic is jobs — searching for one, specifically. What are the new rules of successful job applications? Come hang out!

KICK OFF 2015 with EPISODE 44   
    
  Welcome to the 2014 fashion news roundup! But first the latest in hot topics. Dov Charney is no longer with American Apparel, Gap’s “Dress Normal” campaign is tanking, and Lisa reveals a shocking story that some brands are labeling things “faux fur” when the fur is real. In beauty crime news, Avon settled for $135 million with the Justice Department  / Securities and Exchange Commission on charges of bribing Chinese officials. Our main topic is all about the best and worst fashion stories of the year! Come hang out as Lisa and Kaarin unveil the fashion heroes and zeros of 2014. 

KICK OFF 2015 with EPISODE 44

Welcome to the 2014 fashion news roundup! But first the latest in hot topics. Dov Charney is no longer with American Apparel, Gap’s “Dress Normal” campaign is tanking, and Lisa reveals a shocking story that some brands are labeling things “faux fur” when the fur is real. In beauty crime news, Avon settled for $135 million with the Justice Department  / Securities and Exchange Commission on charges of bribing Chinese officials. Our main topic is all about the best and worst fashion stories of the year! Come hang out as Lisa and Kaarin unveil the fashion heroes and zeros of 2014. 

Holy moly, it’s  episode 35 .  
  Etsy is introducing a card reader for mobile phones, mood-altering wearable technology will be on the market in 2015, and free shipping might be harder (and more expensive) to find. In other news, an identity theft ring was busted at Saks Fifth Avenue, apparel manufacturing is coming to Myanmar in a big way (or is it Burma?), and Gap is selling some familiar styles this holiday season. Our main topic is about personal growth. An interview with Ellen Burstyn from the podcast “Death Sex & Money” is the basis for a discussion about growth and being a work in progress.  
   Listen up . 

Holy moly, it’s episode 35.

Etsy is introducing a card reader for mobile phones, mood-altering wearable technology will be on the market in 2015, and free shipping might be harder (and more expensive) to find. In other news, an identity theft ring was busted at Saks Fifth Avenue, apparel manufacturing is coming to Myanmar in a big way (or is it Burma?), and Gap is selling some familiar styles this holiday season. Our main topic is about personal growth. An interview with Ellen Burstyn from the podcast “Death Sex & Money” is the basis for a discussion about growth and being a work in progress.

Listen up