Single Carrot Theatre Gala May 2014
Glamour Girl recently attended the Single Carrot Theatre Gala at Single Carrot’s new permanent home at 26th and Howard Streets in Remington. GG is thrilled that this innovative, vibrant theater company is practically in her own back yard (Charles Village is walking distance). And the fact that Spike Gjerde’s fab new restaurant,… more
Preakness Fun at Caché
Come one, come all, to a party on Thursday, May 1st (that’s this week, darlings!), at the lovely Caché on the 4th floor of Towson Town Center, for what you might call a pre-Preakness party. The store will be serving wine and hors d’oeuvres to toast the big race day, and will be offering 20% off all its… more
Nail Polish Hideosities
Glamour Girl has been witnessing yet another trend that is driving her crazy (I know, there are so many of them). She wishes she could get inside the brains of some of the people following this trend and find out just what the heck is going on—besides the all-too-familiar habit of humans to jump on whatever bandwagon comes… more
Jean Paul Gaultier and Joel Rosenthal
Glamour Girl was in New York a few weeks ago and had a chance to see two stunning exhibitions that are still going on, one until February 23rd and the other until March 9th. They’re completely different from each other and completely captivating, each in its own way. Warning, though, that the crowds can be a turn-off, a… more
The Power of Glamour by Virginia Postrel
What is glamour? You’d think Glamour Girl would know. But fact is, until this book came along, she never really thought to define it. It was always that Justice Potter Stewart “I know it when I see it” kind of thing. But what is glamour, actually?
Is it beauty? Is it style? Is it charisma? Not really. We… more
Hosiery Is Your Friend, People!
Okay, not “people.” Women. Girls. Females. That’s who I’m talking to. About hosiery, as in pantyhose or stockings or nylons or whatever you want to call them. You know—that transparent (or sometimes opaque), even-toned, reliable, dutiful stuff made of nylon and lycra that’s been around for, oh, only most of the 20th century in some shape or form,… more