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National Poetry Month: Women in Poetry

April is National Poetry Month, a celebration of poetry, which was founded by the Academy of American Poets in 1996 to honor the art of poetry, and to increase awareness and appreciation of poetry in America. when we decided we wanted to learn more about women in poetry, we turned to poet, former president of the Poetry Society of America and Woman You Should Know, Molly Peacock for a lesson....

Sexy Baby: Sexiness & The Cyber Age

With the Internet and social media bringing sex and sexual content right into our homes we wonder what the impact is on young girls and women today. The new feature documentary film, Sexy Baby, gives us an inside look into the new cultural shift taking a hold of America....
Chiara Clemente

Chiara Clemente Takes You Back To The “Beginnings”

This past week, the second season of Sundance Channel's documentary series, "Beginnings" premiered. Directed by Chiara Clemente, "Beginnings" is a series of short films that celebrate creative individuals and their early inspirations. Here's a sneak peek at Chiara Clemente's delightful short on Christian Louboutin, the man responsible for creating some serious obsession worthy shoes....
Elizabeth Taylor

The Collection of Elizabeth Taylor: Life, Love and Jewelry

This weekend one of our WYSK team members went to check out the Collection of Elizabeth Taylor exhibition. For many of us, jewelry marks a special occasion or commemorates a moment in time. This collection, considered one of the greatest private collections to ever be amassed, has a remarkable selection of iconic diamond pieces, gemstones, historic jewels and couture creations...
Kobi Levi Contemporary Chinese Chop Sticks Stilettos

If The Shoe Fits

There is no denying the relationship between women and shoes. The average woman will buy 469 pairs of shoes in her lifetime and she'll spend roughly $25,000 doing so. Kobi Levi is an Israeli footwear designer whose hand-made "shoes" are much more art than they are footwear....
New Book Buzz

Book Buzz

Finding a great book can sometimes be a lot harder than you expect. Recently, a few of us at Women You Should Know got to talking about some of our favorite reads and figured, why not spread the word? So, if you are unsure of whether or not you want your next read to be non-fiction or fiction, try an historical novel and you will get both. Here are some of our recently read favorites....
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