The Urban Jungles of this world inevitably produce trends in fashion that make their way into closets across America. With fashion week upon us, I’m looking forward to the fashion parade outside of Lincoln Center. The young and restless work the stairs and promenade leading up to the tents ala Lady Gaga! Yet, there are elements that can be lifted from the wreckage such as the vintage print scarfs that reemerged during the fall 2011 fashion week in February. Tied […]
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Late morning lushness break: Watch the the new film directed and styled by Anna Dello Russo featuring Karolina Kurkova in the Giorgio Armani Fall/Winter 20111-12 Boudoir collection. MORE: ARMANI FASHION SHOWS RUNWAY REVIEWS
A little morning love via Giorgio Armani's “Boudoir”, a film by Mert Alas & Marcus Piggott, starring models Sasha Pivovarova and Diego Fragoso. All clothing Giorgio Armani Autumn/Winter 2011-12, Boudoir collection. >> MORE: Armani brand
Less is more, chic that is for 2011 Emmy's red carpet fashion. Watch the television broadcast with me and comment along… MORE: Red Carpet fashion Red hot rocks the carpet and big on fashion darks As the show airs, my favorites so far are Sofía Vergara, pictured left, in a stunning, figure hugging, coral red Vera Wang gown that fits the sexy actress to a T! Perfection. Kate Winslet in a clean and expertly cut Elie Saab red gown. […]
I'll Have What She's Having: A modern take on a once concervative classic piece of jewelry… the new button earring. Once reserved for the conservative twin-set bunch, little round earrings seem fresh again after season's of loud statement making jewelry. Forget about dowdy, there's a certain sense of freshness and modernity to button earrings now that you will most certainly want to revisit. Just take a look at Emily Blunt wearing Sethi Couture 18 K Pink and White Diamond Flower Earrings […]
The Top Seven Accessory Trends for Fall 2011 with StyleSight, Day 6, is Jewelry Day! Our last day of looking at Accessory Trends with StyleSight leaves us with the re-imagined Choker necklace adding a concise, tailored, industrial and ultimately sophisticated finishing touch to Fall's minimal glamour. From Louis Vuitton's harmonious take on the Peter Pan collar in metallics and leather to Lanvin's maximalist chunky floral choker, these statement making necklaces are the last word on polished, put together confidence. We […]
The Top Seven Accessory Trends for Fall 2011 with StyleSight, Day 5 is Men's Style Day What men want this fall, is a pop of vivid color! With every fall menswear season comes a heady mix of flattering autumnal hues to add a dapper bit of unexpected hits of color to even the most utilitarian of winter weather ready garb. More Paul Smith… Men's Fall 2011 colorways came in a rich mix of brown ranges, country greens, bold blues including […]
Burberry sunglasses brim with brilliant color, and YES, for fall… Continuing on the energizing note of Christopher Bailey's hyper neon accessories for Burberry's Spring/Summer collection comes a new range of collapsible sunnies for Fall/Winter appropriately dubbed Burberry Brights. MORE: Burberry Taking a cue from the intrinsic convenience of the company's foldable, packable product wizardry and boasting a classic wayfarer shape, consider these sunglasses as an instant pick-me-up for the season's gray days and moody color ways. RELATED: How To Wear […]
The Top Seven Accessory Trends for Fall 2011 with StyleSight, Day 4 It's the skins… Snakeskin, Python, Croc and Stingray … Snakeskin whether in print or genuine python, was clearly on almost every major designer's runway for Fall 2011 from Chloe, to Dries Van Noten to Prada, skin is back in. From classic boots to aviator caps to full-on print, from Mod to Charlie Girl, high doses of snakeskin came in literally every iteration. Python, croc and stingray were used to […]
A little something I noticed… While many designers past & present have taken inspiration from the seminal films of Alfred Hitchcock including Alexander McQueen and his blockbuster tribute to Tippi Hedren in ‘The Birds‘ for Fall 2005, one of us was thrilled to catch Miuccia Prada’s probable inspirations for Fall 2011 in another Hitchcock film, ‘Shadow of a Doubt.‘ Miu Miu fall 2011 Her wonderous ode to 40’s on-screen broad-shouldered glamour was quite evident on the runway for Fall and […]
The French Chic Formula for Everyday Style a la Emmanuelle Alt. I'll Have What She's Having: Off-handed, easy, wearable Parisian style. Emmanuelle Alt Makes Cool French Chic Look So Easy, so can you!Style is a lot like cooking.If you start out with poor ingredients, no matter how many spices you add, the dish doesn't work… well, at best, it could be just passable.But if there are a few very special ingredients, the result can be superb!I've been observing the very […]
FNO Watch- DKNY Celebrates The Release of 'Bill Cunningham New York' and New York Street Style. As Spring/Summer 2012 fashion week descends upon us comes the third annual Fashion's Night Out extravaganza with a jam-packed schedule of events nationwide including DKNY's celebration of the release of 'Bill Cunningham New York,' the heartwarming documentary about the now iconic, original street style photographer.