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  • Nicholas K Fall 2012 Runway Review & Photos

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    Runway Review: Heritage prairie inspiration with a dose of edge– and some of the best outerwear around. Fall 2013 from Nicholas K. takes you to the wild west prairie days, roughed up with an ample amount of dark edginess to boot, and a dose of old-school 90’s heroin chic played up with goth-ish hair dye. Sometimes a bit frightening! But not too terrifying, because the fabrications were flowy, easily draped on the body, and layered under soft furs and supple leathers…

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  • BCBG Max Azria Fall 2012- Runway Review / Photos

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    Season after season BCBG stays true to it’s many signatures with consistent color blocking and banding, fabric manipulation in the form of pleats and folding, luxe, draped fabrics and an array of neutrals punched up with panels of bright color. And while Fall 2012 didn’t steer far from that formula, it still had a delightful freshness about it! >> MORE: FASHION SHOWS AND RUNWAY REVIEWS The long skirts with sheer pleated panels and horizontal bands of color were major items of the collection….

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  • Ann-Sophie Back- Back F/W 2012 in Stockholm

    Back by Ann-Sophie Back

    Ann-Sophie Back’s latest outing for her secondary, more affordable Back by Ann-Sophie Back line that was recently shown during Stockholm Fashion Week saw the designer jettisoning her more urbane minded monochrome, dark-hued tendencies for something a little lighter. Working with a palette of gray, black & white, she used a shocking electric blue to lift the collection’s spirit while adding a vibrant counterpoint to her sporty looks. From romantic off-the-shoulder tops to cut-away jackets to re-worked sweatshirt dressing, there was…

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  • Bonus Styling Tips this Season- The Best of Pre-Fall 2012 Part 2

    Balenciaga pre-Fall 2012

    Day two of our Pre-Fall roundup for 2012 has us continuing to scour the best collections out there to help you update your look immediately -why wait? Didn’t you love Day 1 of our Best of Pre-Fall styling tips? >>More: Runway Pictures & Shows Balenciaga- Taking his cue from the illustrated works of celebrated fashion artist Antonia Lopez and 80’s era French power dressing from the likes of Mugler & Montana, Nicolas Ghesquiere’s latest outing didn’t abandon his signature takes…

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  • Bonus Styling Points this Season- The Best of Pre-Fall 2012 Part 1

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    It’s only the last day of January yet we’ve had a tad too many shows to share with you over the past weeks… we know. And with that in mind we’ve condensed Pre-Fall 2012 to two posts of inspirational collections. Pre-Fall 2012, yes it’s too much! But look at it this way, we are currently phasing through mid-winter so use these collections to your advantage and work new ideas into your current look to stand-out. >>More: Runway Pictures & Shows…

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  • Top Trends from Paris Fall/Winter 2012 Menswear

    Dries Van Noten F/W 2012 Man

    Dries Van Noten While it’s true that menswear has only so much room to change each season, there was still a refreshing assortment of new ideas for Fall 2012 -here’s a look at some top trends that caught our eye in Paris. >>More Mens: Fashion Reviews & Runway Highlights Turtlenecks- Carven SHOP: MEN’S STYLE GUIDE TO EVERYDAY CHIC While the Carven man has always been a tad on the nerdy side i.e pocket protectors, practical winter-ready turtlenecks made a comeback…

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  • Best Men’s Coats From Paris Fall/Winter 2012

    Best Coats Lous Vuitton F/W 2012

    Louis Vuitton Just in time for the current season’s winter chill comes a bevy of inspirational finds from the best men’s shows from Paris for 2012 to take a cue from when looking for fresh outerwear ideas. Consider Louis Vuitton’s plush bomber (above) as a luxurious however bold way to combat the winter chill in a sartorially irreverent manner. Dior Homme Exaggerated volume gave this drab olive cape from Dior Homme a practical play on proportion while making for a…

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  • In the Details- Fall 2012 Menswear Moments You Shouldn’t Miss from Paris

    Christian Dior Homme F/W 2012

    Even though Spring 2012 hasn’t hit stores yet, take notes from the recent men’s shows in Paris while shopping this season to get ahead of the game… With all the fashion that’s been coming at us at an unforgiving speed as of late, from Pre-Fall to Couture to the recent men’s shows, there’s plenty to be inspired from when considering sartorial shifts. Here’s a look at some of our favorite details not to be missed from Men’s Fall 2012 in…

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  • Best of Paris Menswear Fall/Winter 2012

    Yves Saint Laurent F/W 2012

    While we are knee-deep in fashion mania with shows coming at us in all directions from Pre-Fall to Couture to Menswear, there’s still plenty to be inspired by when looking at the latest men’s collections for Fall/Winter 2012. We’ve compiled a list of our top three shows to keep you up-to-date on all that’s new ahead from Paris. >>More Mens: Fashion Reviews & Runway Highlights Yves Saint Laurent (and above) – Luxe leather made for one of the season’s biggest stories…

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  • In the Details- Fall 2012 Menswear Moments You Shouldn’t Miss from Milan

    Burberry Fall 2012

    Even though Spring 2012 hasn’t hit stores yet, take notes from the recent men’s shows while shopping this season to get ahead of the game… With season’s now piling up on top of season’s, there’s too much fashion out there to take note from when considering what’s next for the times ahead. Keeping that in mind we’ve culled a quick list of some of our top not-to-be-missed moments from the Men’s Fall 2012 shows in Milan recently like Burberry’s decadent…

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  • Best Men’s Coats From Milan Fall/Winter 2012

    Roberto Cavalli Fall 2012

    Roberto Cavalli Just in time for the current season’s winter chill comes a bevy of inspirational finds from the best men’s shows from Milan for 2012 to take a cue from when looking for fresh outerwear ideas. From Roberto Cavalli’s contrast pea-coat (above) to heritage-minded finery, there’s something for everyone to keep in mind when shopping for that perfect coat. Burberry  Burberry’s color-blocked puffer may keep you warm, but its rich mix of colors offers a fresh alternative to drab…

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  • Top Trends from Milan Fall/Winter 2012 Menswear

    Jil Sander Fall 2012

    While it’s true that menswear has only so much room to change each season, there was still a refreshing assortment of new ideas for Fall 2012 -here’s a look at some top trends that caught our eye in Milan. Animal Novelty Prints- Andrea Pompilio Burberry Animal print motifs have been popping up in some of the best women’s collections recently so it comes as no surprise that they crept their way into the men’s shows this season in a myriad…

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