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  • Spanx Opens In Westfarms, And Sara Blakely Talks About Her Popular Shapewear

    Spanx Opens In Westfarms, And Sara Blakely Talks About Her Popular Shapewear
    Eavesdrop in almost any store dressing room and you are sure to hear these words as clothes are being tried on, "With Spanx it will be perfect." The whittling wonder body shaper line has become a staple in most lingerie drawers. And despite the continued debate over whether prolonged use of shapewear can be harmful to your body organs, the mainstream makeover from bumpy to smooth has made Spanx one of the business wonders of the world. On Thursday it was an elbow-to-elbow room crowd at New England's first Spanx store that opened at Westfarms Mall. Sara Blakely, the 43-year-old business mogul who invented the line, has given underwear a mainstream shove since introducing her first power panties 14 years ago. One of the world's most well known billionaires and a Forbes list fav, the married mother of one who lives in Connecticut has expanded the product line to include men's shapewear and proved once again that necessity is the mother of some of the best inventions.
  • Business profile: Funkie Fashions

    Business profile: Funkie Fashions
    Name of owners: Caley Funk Hometown: Chicago Name of business: Funkie Fashions Describe what you do/sell/serve: We offer a unique, high quality style not found in the cookie cutter mall stores. We sell casual, maxi, evening dresses, tops, tunics,...

    Beverly Hills tailor Mario Gonzales has the red carpet sewn up

     Beverly Hills tailor Mario Gonzales has the red carpet sewn up
    Around the corner from the Fendi store and Mr. Chow in Beverly Hills, in two modest, sunlit rooms four floors above Brighton Way, Mario Gonzales spends his days quietly saving Hollywood butts — as well as waists, shoulders and bosoms. Working in...

    Not Playing The Shapewear Bondage Game

    Not Playing The Shapewear Bondage Game
    Could you be talked into purchasing a foundation undergarment so restrictive, so unyielding and so draconian it makes a wetsuit look like a nightgown? This is why I ask: There's been a pop-up (rarely has the term been so grievously misused) ad appearing...

    Legs for days, weeks, months, years

    Legs for days, weeks, months, years
    Full disclosure: We originally began this project back in mid-January. Normally, it's reasonably warm enough during Chicago winters to strut out every so often in a pair of tights. Enter the winter of 2014. Now that spring finally has semi-sprung --...