Net net: a trend is over when it’s completely accessible. If you can find it at Target, it’s on the way out. Didn’t we all learn about this in the Devil Wears Prada?

So if you don’t want to see your favorite trend go out of style then probably stop subscribing to trends. This could also save you money and hassle in the long term. Of course, the upfront time and cost may be a little higher because you won’t find style at a mass merchant.

Now where’s the article about how we know when a trend officially becomes transcendent or classic?

Honestly can’t remember one Rolling Rock ad ever until now. Well done. #advertising #passthebeer

Honestly can’t remember one Rolling Rock ad ever until now. Well done. #advertising #passthebeer

Self-improvement isn’t about beating others.

Finally found the new Austin boardwalk. @noemiecw totally taking you and Shiney here! #austin #gamechanger

Finally found the new Austin boardwalk. @noemiecw totally taking you and Shiney here! #austin #gamechanger

"In bed." #fortunecookie #thatsawfullypresumptuousofyou

"In bed." #fortunecookie #thatsawfullypresumptuousofyou

I’ve been fascinated by semiotics since grad school. The art or science of decoding the symbolic. This article puts theory into practice with the appointment of some new Microsoft leadership.

The semiotics of leadership - what the photographs of Microsoft’s new CEO tells us about his likely style.

Interesting that in this context a black hoodie symbolizes someone laid back, and that for countless black youth including Trayvon Martin, it merely cloaked someone who’s a dangerous threat.

Words to live by.

Words to live by.

(Source: laurathistle)

What happens when women derail from the path of Motherhood? Watch and find out.

Also, this is probably my life’s path. Maybe.

Words to live by.

Words to live by.

(Source: zacharysmithh, via losing-every-extra-pound)

When another friend tells me she’s pregnant

myfriendsaremarried:

and I’m like…

Yep. This is basically my life.