Manolo says, all of the many times the Manolo has eaten here, he never suspected that it was Julia Child’s favorite Mexican restaurant.
Manolo says, here for your Friday entertainment needs are some links from the Manolo’s fashion blogger friends.
Stiletto Jungle has fallen hard for funky-yet-dignified Camilla Skovgaard boots.
Kristen Stewart, crazy cat lady? Allie is Wired has the scoop.
If you are forever a rocker chick at heart, then Bag Snob has the clutch worthy of consideration.
Beauty Snob has the secret to summer comfort!
Coquette is in a bohemian state of mind thanks to Snoozer Loser’s ethereal spring/summer collection.
Fashion Pulse Daily does an exclusive interview with the incredibly stylish Ce Ce Chin of 80%20 shoes and Ce Ce Chin Collection.
Jet Set Girls celebrate the opening of Madewell.com’s online store with their top picks for summer.
KRISTOPHER DUKES is using Trind nail care system.
SHEfinds rounded up the top 5 little black swimsuits that slim every figure. You will not be disappointed.
Second City Style wonders if shoppers who “dress up” receive better service than the patron in sweatpants in Look Like a Million Bucks When You Shop, or Be Ignored.
Shopping and Info found lots of great nautical and cargo tops and jackets from Vince that are perfect for summer and fall.
Get ready for summer with StyleBakery’s weekend essentials under $100
StyleCaster takes you behind the scenes of designer Chris Benz’s Resort 2011 presentation at his New York City studio.
StyleHive shows that, just in time for summer, leather is creepin’ from your favorite outerwear staple to take over the realm of shorts.
The Beauty Stop plays fuchsia lipstick hit-or-miss with Chloe Sevigny.
The Fashion Bomb finds Michelle Obama’s Lakers Game Top and more in her weekly Mail Bombs section.
Manolo says, here is the Manolo’s latest column for the Express of the Washington Post.
Because I’m the new girl in the office, I’m not going to get take my vacation until the very end of August. In the meantime, I’ve got to stick it out at work, here in the city, in this sweltering heat. At least my boss is cool with open-toed shoes and sandals, which means I can find some relief for my poor, swollen, sweaty feet. Please suggest something that will make me feel better about my predicament.
Manolo says, it is summer time! Time for sun in your fun!
Or, in the case of the Manolo’s friend, time to sit in the office and dream of being somewhere other than at the desk.
But, such is the nature of life. While some peoples are off riding the gold-plated jet-skis with Fabio on Lake Como, others must tend to the machineries of commerce, adding their imperceptible widow’s mite to the Product of Gross Domestication.
Later, when it is finally your turn to take the vacation, you will spend most of it helping your divorced mother clean out her garage, so that there will be room for her new boyfriend to park his bass boat.
Then, after your familial duties are completed, you will have three days all to yourself, which you will spend at the unseasonably rainy Maryland shore, eating room service crab cakes and watching daytime television.
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