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Author Archive | Naveed Hussain

  • Rihanna Rocks Some Very Cool Sunglasses- That is if you can get past the rest of her prom queen Muppet look


    I'll Have What She's Having: If you look beneath the overworked mess.Yes, Rihanna, when it comes to your celebrity style, sometimes, well, most of the time, you work the living daylights out of it.Exhausting.But, the rest of you can find a golden needle in this mishmash of too many style things…Despite Rihanna's questionable 80's era Miss Tennessee inspired up-do and the fact that her feathery ensemble looks akin to a Jim Hensen Muppet creation, what does work and what one…

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  • Loving the Vintage Vibe at Camilla and Marc’s latest CM Resort Swimwear Collection


    I've been vacating at my Western retreat and have been fixated with one of my collection of retro Hollywood ski and Western photos that I use to decorate our place.It's an early photo of Marilyn Monroe on snow skis at the beach.Don't think it's the cutesy gimmick of the shot but what Marilyn is wearing that suddenly seems to look so modern and fresh to me.It's her color-blocked, high waist 2-piece swimsuit that seems so of the moment.And, yes, I'm…

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  • Cheap Chic Alert- Missoni for Target Preview Pictures


    Must-have & fab home style offers that will easily fake out high end pieces- for real! The label queen in all of us will love this collection!It should come as no surprise that we are big, big fans of Missoni’#39;s timeless yet distinctive graphic signature designs and like many of you out there, we are stoaked about their expansive 400+ piece collection for Target which bows Sept. 13th. And with prices starting at $2.99, the deals can’#39;t get any sweeter.

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  • Mali Fashion Week- A new player on the fashion calendar


    With scores of designer's and fast fashion labels alike mining the rich visual and sartorial resources of the many diverse regions of Africa comes Mali's first ever fashion week this December.Hosted by New York's premier African boutique BEBENOIR at the Musee Du Mali in Bamako, Mali, this historical event will boast a roster of lesser known African designers from Trinidad & Tobago, Guyana and even the Caribbean.>> MORE: Fashion Shows and Runway Reviews

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  • Luxury Children’s Clothing- Kiddie Couture from Chloe, Lanvin and Stella McCartney


    Top children's fashion design… for the little ones. When Oshkosh is not an option, the sky is the limit for luxury children's clothing…With luxury houses zeroing in on the children's market come three impressive collections from Chloe, Lanvin and Stella McCartney.As you'd expect, Lanvin's recent 25 piece kid's outing is for the pint-size princess in your life with prices hovering around an exorbitant $800 mark, while the Chloe range tightly mirrors it's women's.

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  • Rachel Weisz Knows How To Wear Leather and Look Totally Chic


    I'll Have What She's Having: Rachel Weisz Best Dressed / Warm Weather Leather Looks. The proposition of the summer leathers we've been seeing on the runways for the past few seasons has always seemed a little questionable, if not completely daunting.That is, until we saw Rachel Weisz donning a leather dress from See by Chloe's Resort 2012 collection so effortlessly mid-summer. Celebrity style, done right!Take a cue from the relaxed ease and classic, uncomplicated shape of her striped frock that's…

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  • Yoox Summer Sale: The Best In Design On The Cheap


    Bargain Alert: Who doesn't like a good designer deal on high fashion? Come on, you know that Sharon is the bargain queen when it comes to GOOD clothes around here.Well, we at FocusOnStyle have always been about a good deal and by the looks of's Summer Sale, there's plenty of sweet deals up for grabs on some of our most coveted must-haves from season's past.With discounts of 70%-90% off and a mile long designer roster, we've spent a major…

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  • How to Wear the Neon Trend

    Neon Girls- Backstage at Christopher Kane Spring/Summer 2011

    Stylist Advice- Go Bright & Get It Right! Neon can be so tricky to wear and, as it is so bright, certainly a fashion mistake that won’t go unnoticed. But if you get it right…. WOW! All you need are a few food stylist tips to understand how to wear the neon trend. Take a cue from Christopher Kane‘s updated ladylike lace neons, pictured above right, and Raf Simon‘s vivid techno take on sublime couture at Jil Sander, pictured below,…

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  • Best of Resort 2012: The Usual Suspects


    Runway Review: Prada, Celine, Chloe… yup, you guessed it!As usual, our favorite collections from the Resort 2012 presentations come from the ladies we always look to for inspiration galore.Here's a look at what's amping our shopping lists and making us think our wardrobes over.Don't forget to put some key accessories trends on your radar too… like Prada ladylike pointy pumps, a soft and easy beret, crisp clutch,and a modern take on an ascot. –N.H.>> MORE: Fashion Shows and Runway ReviewsPrada

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