Omiru named one of Time’s 50 Best Websites for 2008

June 16th, 2008

Time Magazine LogoI’m honored to announce that Omiru was named one of Time Magazine’s 50 Best Websites for 2008!  Here’s what Anita Hamilton of Time Magazine says about us:

"Focused on "real style for real people," Omiru doesn’t just tell you what the fashion trends are — it helps you figure out what actually looks good on you…The site recommends dresses for curvy petites and accessories for your little black dress. Sure, tips like these are sprinkled throughout more mainstream fashion sites like Glam and Style, but Omiru’s laser focus on practical fashion advice makes it a don’t-miss."

Are you new to Omiru?  Welcome!  Here’s a sampling of our favorite posts to get you started:

Womenswear:
How to Accessorize a Little Black Dress
Shopping Guide: The Best Plus Size Styles
How to Add Some Spice to a Closet full of Classics
Fashion over Fifty: Five Style Tips
Heat Wave!  What to Wear to Work to Beat the Heat
How to Dress up Jeans for Work

Menswear:
Men’s Fashion: 5 Investment Pieces for Spring (and Summer)
Where to Find Affordable Skinny Suits
What’s the Ideal Shirt Length for a Man?
How to Determine the Quality of a Suit
How to Build a Casual Preppy Wardrobe

Want more?  See everything we have to offer in our archives.  And please rate us on Time’s website!

Cheers,
Trisha and the Omiru Team

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13 Comments Add your own

  • 1. Inna  |  June 16th, 2008 at 12:44 pm

    Congratulations! And best wishes - I love your site. It is very smart, interesting…

  • 2. Trisha  |  June 16th, 2008 at 1:31 pm

    Thanks so much for the Omiru love, Inna! Omiru wouldn’t be what it is today without readers and commenters like you :)

  • 3. Poster Girl  |  June 16th, 2008 at 9:50 pm

    Congratulations! Your site is one of my favorites. Keep up the great work!

  • 4. Trisha  |  June 16th, 2008 at 10:26 pm

    Thanks, Poster Girl!

  • 5. Theresa  |  June 17th, 2008 at 12:19 pm

    That’s wonderful! I especially loved your site’s coverage during Fashion Week.

  • 6. Jennifer  |  June 17th, 2008 at 6:59 pm

    Congrats! This is probably my favorite fashion blog out of all of the fashion blogs I read.

  • 7. Angelique  |  June 17th, 2008 at 8:44 pm

    Congrats! You guys have one of the best fashion blogs online. I have to say I love how you keep your focus on real people. I also, love the new post on menswear. Trisha you guys rock!! Keep up the great work!!

  • 8. Mimi  |  June 17th, 2008 at 8:53 pm

    YAY!! It is truly “real style for real people”. You wouldn’t believe how much better I’m dressing these days thanks to the site!
    Great job!

  • 9. Trisha  |  June 17th, 2008 at 10:16 pm

    So glad to hear that Omiru has helped you dress better, Mimi. That’s really what Omiru is all about–inspiration and advice for all of us!

    Thanks, all, for the Omiru love!

  • 10. matt meyerson  |  June 19th, 2008 at 10:09 am

    Awesome!!! you are killing it!!! congrats to you.

  • 11. cindy Wong  |  June 23rd, 2008 at 4:50 pm

    Ay, ay, ayi — Omiru’s star is rising in the blog world — Congrats Trisha and the Omiru team for your acute eye for practical fashion. Good stuff!

  • 12. Goldie C.  |  June 30th, 2008 at 3:23 pm

    Amazing good job Omiru!

    Glad to see that you’re a true star in the fashion world ^^

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