Game of Threads: How to Dress for the Purple Wedding

First of all I will apologize that this post is a titch late, but I don't think you can blame me: I've only now just stopped giggling in schadenfreude over last week's episode of Game of Thrones. What was I giggling about? Dudes. What wasn't I giggling about? The Lion and the Rose gave us endless giggle-worthy moments. … » 4/18/14 1:42pm 4/18/14 1:42pm

Game of Threads: How to Dress Like a Martell

ZOMFG you guys. It's back! It's back it's back it's back! Game of Thrones is back! And what a fun reemergence it was. Sunday's episode (in a totally not annoying, non-overtly expository way) got us all caught up with what's been going on throughout Westeros and Essos. But perhaps most excitingly of all, it introduced… » 4/08/14 9:45pm 4/08/14 9:45pm

Groupthink: ASSEMBLE! (Your opinions humbly requested.)

Can I ask a favor that hopefully isn't obnoxious? As I mentioned earlier today, I have brought back my Game of Threads series on Powder Room. Can I crowd source a little to see which houses, people, groups, events, etc. you would like to see covered this season? Bear in mind that although I'm a big fan of the books… » 3/06/14 2:34pm 3/06/14 2:34pm

Game of Threads: How to Dress to Prepare for the GoT Premiere

Lords and Ladies: the long wait is almost over. We are just about one month from the Game of Thrones season four premiere. It has felt lie one of those 10-year-long winters Old Nan used to tell stories of since our last fix, and we uberfans have been doing what we can to fill the void. We've re-watched seasons 1-3 and… » 3/04/14 9:50pm 3/04/14 9:50pm

Bessie Smith: My Recent Diva Discovery and Patronus

Ho.ly. Shit. Listening to my "Strange Fruit" Pandora station and Bessie Smith has come on a few times and I am obsessed and in love and can't wait to listen to everything she ever recorded. So far, all of the songs I've heard of hers are about how bad she loves the D, and it's awesome. The broad is filthy in the best way;… » 2/17/14 11:00am 2/17/14 11:00am