Somehow the Mulleavy sisters seem to master quiet glamour with Rodartes’ collections season after season. It’s haunting in the most exquisite way and this season is no different. Once again they channel the great outdoors and take us to the Australian outback with a romantic utilitarian vibe. There are fisherman sweaters and outerwear that will [...]
Let them have ladyfingers! On Monday, King Karl took reign over Versailles to present Chanel’s 2013 Cruise collection. His re-imagined Marie Antoinette was the ultimate mash-up of “Ghetto Royale” (which actually played as the soundtrack to the show) mixing opulence with rocker chic. Formal eighteenth century silhouettes like pantaloons, stacks of ruffles, and circle skirts [...]
Sport is no longer its own retail category. Even though Moschino is known for retro 60s silhouettes and signature soft bows, it has embraced sport for Resort ‘13 with nylon tech fabrics works into collarless moto jackets and structured a-line skirts. Most notable is the electric poppy print splattered onto classic dresses, jackets, and shorts. [...]
Monster goth goes femme for Christopher Kane’s quirky Spring ’13 collection. Frankenstein gets the runway treatment quite literally as the source of inspiration. Offbeat details like rubbery bows and black electrical tape (pictured here) make ladylike looks an edge, but it’s the Frankenstein screen tees that give the collection an electric jolt. I’m going to [...]
As I’ve mentioned in the past, I majored in Fashion Design in college. My favorite kinds of garments to design weren’t necessarily wearable on a day-to-day basis… they were couture. This pin includes all of the products used to get this look!
Any excuse to wear sweats is fine by me. And to keep from feeling guilty, I pair them back to a fancy decoy like a silk blouse or leather pants. These days I’ve been loving pencil skirts as a base. The look is sporty and versatile– the perfect outfit from transitioning from day to night. [...]
For Fall ‘12, abstract expressionist art made its way into the Preen collection. The series of looks with the wide brush stroke prints translate perfectly to nail art. Yes, the canvas may be a tid-bit smaller, but the beauty of it all is that we’re all artists. Grab your brushes, ladies, and get inspired. To [...]