If you haven't entered the $100 Madewell contest, you should definitely do that
. Remember that you can tweet and post on facebook every day for additional entries. Don't forget to leave your email so I can get a hold of you!!
If you flipped through the August issue of any of the major fashion magazines, chances are you saw her looking back at you
Who is she, you might ask... Well, she is Paloma Faith, British singer-songwriter who was compared to Adele in one of these magazines. I think the Adele comparison is taking it a bit too far- I don't think she has quite the voice of Adele or Florence Welch or Amy Winehouse but she is very enjoyable nonetheless: I would compare her more to Duffy (remember her of 'Mercy' fame?).
Her album is due in the U.S. sometime later this year, but it is available as an import via amazon. One of my FAVORITE songs off her new album is called Picking Up the Pieces, and is also available for