Tootsies to Host Fashion Blogger Face-Off
On Thursday, June 28th, Tootsies in Dallas will be temporarily taken over by a whole host of fashion bloggers. Headed by ShopTalk’s Raya Ramsey, nine local ladies will present self-styled looks at 6:30 p.m., competing for top honors and blog bragging rights. Among the contenders are Krystal Schlegel, Amy Havins, and Heather Lettieri (pictured here), all featured on DFW Style Daily in recent months. Not that we’re partial. For more information, visit our Event Calendar.
Wild, Well-Heeled, or Just Worn Out?
Via Racked we learn of a study reported in the Daily Mail that claims our shoes are reliable reflections of our innermost selves. Conducted at the University of Kansas, the experiment challenged 63 students to evaluate the personalities of some 208 volunteers based on their footwear alone. The results were eerily accurate, to the tune of a 90% success rate. Fascinating findings include the fact that ankle boots are often worn by “aggressive” individuals, while uncomfortable pairs indicate a “calm” demeanor. Click here for the full story.
Top Ten Millionaire Models, Revealed
Also this week, Forbes released its latest list of the Top 10 Highest Paid Models. Snagging the number one spot (no surprises here), Gisele Bündchen earned $45 million from May 2011 to May 2012. Kate Moss ranked a distant second, banking $9.2 million in the period in question, with Natalia Vodianova hot on her heels at $8.6 million in spot number three. Visit Forbes.com to review the complete list in slideshow form.
Summer Beauty Week Kicks Off Monday
And finally, because everyone likes a little fun in the summer, we here at DFW Style Daily will kick off our first-ever Summer Beauty Week in just three days. Coming Monday, June 18th, we’ll depart from our usual fashion-centric coverage to bring you trends, product tips, and videos, all focused on beauty. Shown here is a little behind-the-scenes pic from our exclusive video shoot at NorthPark’s brand-new Make Up For Ever boutique. Tune in next week for the full scoop on that store and much more.
(Photo credits, from top: 1. Elliot Munoz, 2. Piperlime.Gap.com, 3. Showstalker.net , 4. DFW Style Daily)