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  • Paris Fashion Week Trend Spotlight: Bridal Inspiration at Alexander McQueen Fall 2014


    Alexander McQueen Fall 2014 may have had it’s quintessential dark, more brooding looks, yet when bridal season hits this spring, we can’t think of a stronger set of inspirations… Even though much of the range explored new couture-like techniques when it comes to reimagining fur, designer Sarah Burton’s immaculate construction and precise vision delivered a bevy of gorgeous wedding ready dresses to capture your imagination (if not pocketbook). >> MORE: FASHION SHOWS AND RUNWAY REVIEWS And TREND SPOTLIGHTS Composed of eyelet and pearl embroidery, her…

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  • Would you wear this wacky fashion? SEE ARRRGH! Monsters in Fashion in Paris

    ARRRGH! Monsters in Fashion

    Ya know I love a good freaky outfit from time to time. Wacky fashion and its wearer, when done right– as a fashion performance piece– is pretty incredible. It puts a smile on your face and let’s you appreciate people who live their life as their art. But, then you get those wackadoodle show ponies who have the chutzpah to put on anything odd and outlandish for some extra attention.  Really, there are a few kinds of out there: the wacky…

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  • Alexander McQueen Fall 2013 Backstage Photos + Video – Paris Fashion Week

    Alexander McQueen Fall 2013

    Alexander McQueen Fall 2013 runway highlights and video: Fantasy time! Dream a little with designer Sarah Burton’s regal & romantic couture level outing for Alexander McQueen. And if you or someone you know is about to walk down the isle, do more than just dream a little and take note. >> MORE: FASHION SHOWS AND RUNWAY REVIEWS The friendly spirit Sarah Burton brought with her to the helm of Alexander McQueen created a lofty foundation for the designer to continually go full throttle with…

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  • Go Baroque! Embellishment Trend Glamorizes Fall’s Must Haves

    Carven fall 2012

    We’ve been so clean. Or girly. Or black and white. But with the fall breeze comes time for glamour. Just a bit. NO, pile it on and on. >> MORE: Fall/Winter 2012 Runway and  Fall 2012 Trends Tzuj it up with the Baroque embellishment trend for an instant wardrobe update. From dollops of golden jewels and lavish fabrics, a little goes a long way. But, if you’re the kind of girl who likes to pile it on, this is ONE trend right up…

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  • Fall 2012 Ad Campaigns – McQ by Alexander McQueen and more Miu Miu

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    So far the Fall 2012 ad campaigns have yet to disappoint! From McQ by Alexander McQueen to more from Miu Miu, we’ve begun to set our minds on the season ahead Another batch of Fall 2012 ads comes your way to ignite lust and inspiration well ahead of the new season. And by the looks of it, there’s plenty of substantial style notes to take in. >>DISCOVER: Fall 2012 Campaigns Featuring Aymeline Valade and  Arthur Gosse photographed by David Sims,…

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  • Alexander McQueen Wear It Now – Flared Pants – Resort 2013 Highlights


    From Alexander McQueen Resort 2013, find a crisp pant alternative with a tailored flare… With Sarah Burton at the helm of Alexander McQueen we’ve seen feminine touches make McQueen signatures flourish with a much-needed softness. Ultra-romantic dresses constructed at a couture level have quite quickly become her most generous feature, and with that she surprised everyone with a Resort range chalk full of ultra-refined, elegantly tailored suiting options. Take a cue from the outing’s sharp suiting when looking for an…

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  • First Look- Fall 2012 Fashion Ad Campaigns


    First Look at the Fall 2012 ad campaigns has us excited for fall dressing during this brutally hot summer… Since designer collections make their runway debuts months before they hit sales floors, it’s not usually until we see new ads circulate that we get a clue to the bigger picture behind the season’s story and along with that a dynamic dose of dreamy inspiration -early on! Surveying Fall 2012 ads from our favorite image makers that have hit the web so…

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  • Resort 2013: Highlights From The Runways Part Two Balmain, Chloe, McQueen, Rochas


    With the Resort 2013 presentations dwindling down, we wanted to take a moment and share highlights from the season so far as we did earlier… And with men’s fashion weeks and couture fresh off the runway, there are still Resort shows being intimately, however sporadically shown, that cannot be missed. >> MORE: FASHION SHOWS AND RUNWAY REVIEWS Take note as many of the season’s collections continue to deliver completely wearable, functional clothes to covet, and what’s even more to take note of is…

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  • Shopping Wish List Reminder- Alexander McQueen Spring Summer 2012 In Stores Now

    Alexander McQueen Spring Summer 2012 In Stores Now

    Wanted to share a quick little shopping tip from my inbox: For all those Alexander McQueen fans, inspired by the iconic anemone print as seen in the Alexander McQueen Spring Summer 2012 collection, the anemone silk bustier gown is now available online for $6,595 at myTheresa. The dress is gorgeous, we know. For those on a more realistic budget, the McQueen Collection is available online at ShopBop. Not quite the same, but definitely a cheap-chic floaty chiffon number that you can wear…

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  • Celebrity Watch- Michelle Williams Makes a Maxi Dress Work

    Michelle Williams in Alexander McQueen

    While maxi dresses come and go in & out of fashion as quickly as skirt hems rise & fall, there’s something to be said about the subtle grace and elegance actress Michelle Williams radiated in Tokyo in an ivory Grecian maxi dress from Alexander McQueen. >> RELATED: How to wear a maxi skirt By forgoing jewelry and accessories to highlight the purity of her dress’ design, Williams looks all the more cool, collected and sophisticated. Which is something you should keep…

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  • Best of Red Carpet Fashion- Screen Actor’s Guild Awards

    Zoe Saldana in Givenchy Haute Couture by Riccardo Tisci

    Another Sunday, another awards show. The Screen Actor’s Guide Awards is a bit different from the rest because attending actors don’t try to ridiculously outdo on another as with the Oscars, or add the extra zing as with the Golden Globes. The SAG Awards is as low-key as a red carpet can get, and with that comes some of the most elegant, prettiest dresses that don’t ‘wear’ the wearer… in other words, more class, less schmaltz. MORE: Red Carpet We’ve highlighted some of the best…

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  • The Top 10 Fashion Moments of 2011- The Year In Review

    Christian Dior Haute Couture Fall 2011

    While fashion’s come & go, they do serve as a sign of the times we live in and work as a time capsule of sorts full of memories, moments and merriment. Looking back at the sartorial world of 2011, what comes to mind may be the abundance of too much too fast (so much fashion, so many news outlets, too many designers) -that’s why we’ve complied a shortlist of the good, the bad and the boring. From Missoni madness to celebrating fallen…

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