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Showgirl Glam

Glamorous, flashy fashion offers a break from recessionary woes

Implications - As the credit crunch trundles on, many people are tired of hearing bad news and are looking for a fun escape. Recently, showgirl detailing in the form of rhinestones, feathers and gold have been popping up on a variety of items, giving people a break from the reality of the bad economy.
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Golden Tights
Golden Tights
Leggings Get A Taste of the Midas Touch
There is definitely a soft spot in every girl's heart for golden gams this season. With warmer weather fast approaching, golden tights seem like the perfect way to add a little sparkle to your ensemble.… MORE
Shoe Jewelry
Shoe Jewelry
San Francisco's Litter Label Glams Up Pumps
Litter is a super-hot new jewelry label from San Francisco that is run by sisters Rachel and Mackenzie. The duo deconstructs vintage pieces and re-envisions the parts into fabulous new accessories. The… MORE
Spiked & Feathered Sandals
Spiked & Feathered Sandals
Outrageous Givenchy Shoes Scream Drama & Sass
Let’s talk some Givenchy. The gallery above features an absolutely fabulous footwear collection detailed with feathers, spikes and metallic shine. These are shoes fit for Carrie Bradshaw. These perforated… MORE
Golden Bodysuits
Golden Bodysuits
Constance Jablonski Rocks the Rockette Editorial for Russh Magazine
Constance Jablonski has taken the May/June 2009 issue of Russh Magazine by storm. This editorial in Australian magazine, Russh, features vintage-inspired shots that were photographed by Benny Horne,… MORE
Red Carpet Disco Fashion
Red Carpet Disco Fashion
Julianne Hough Rips Her Gown, But Others Still Glam in Gold
Julianne Hough, known for both her country singing and Dancing with the Stars fame, got so excited at the Country Music Awards (ACM Awards) this weekend that she ripped her gorgeous gold dress. When… MORE
Bling-Encrusted Faces
Bling-Encrusted Faces
Fritz Helder and the Phantoms Extreme Rhinestone Face Coverings
Toronto hipster band 'Fritz Helder and the Phantoms' consistently takes style to whole other level. It is never dull with them. Their fashion is always fresh and edgy. These pics are from the glamorous… MORE
Golden Sensual Massagers
Golden Sensual Massagers
Jimmy Jane Pleasure Inducers Make Being Naughty Look Nice
This golden sensual massager (if you know what I mean) is making naughty look nice (and feel pretty nice too). Jimmy Jane designed it to be long and slender so that pleasure is no question with this precious… MORE
Gilded Magazine Spreads
Gilded Magazine Spreads
Eugenia Mandzhieva is Golden for Soon Magazine
Model Eugenia Mandzhieva is the face behind the cover and editorial pages of the Summer 2009 issue #8 of Soon Magazine. I have personally never heard of this publication but I really like these photos.… MORE
Golden Game Consoles
Golden Game Consoles
The Queen Receives Gold-Plated Wii from THQ
As the head of Britain’s most famous family, the Queen has been presented with a gold-plated Wii to mark the launch of game publisher THQ’s 'Big Family Games.'   Her Royal Highness is reportedly a big… MORE
60s Inspired Supercars
60s Inspired Supercars
Pininfarina 'Golden Ferrari' Based on '65 Spyder
A few Pininfarina automobile design engineers went to see a short film called “Toby Dammit,” which featured a 250GT NART Spyder and designed this one-of-a-kind mystery Ferrari called 'The Golden Ferrari.'… MORE
play_circle_filled Blinged-Out Wine Coolers
Blinged-Out Wine Coolers
Gold, Crystal & Diamond Vino Accessories by La Fraicheur
How do you make your vintage wines taste even better?  How about with a diamond-and-crystal-encrusted wine cooler that is made of solid 24k gold? La Fraicheur is based in Amsterdam, and they make the most… MORE

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