“Best Shopping Site – fashion finalist for FocusOnStyle at juli b Style Awards. FocusOnStyle has been nominated in fashion as “Best Shopping Site” at the juli b Style Awards. Bravo, bravo to us!Not to sound perplexed, but WE really consider ourselves an online fashion magazine for can-do chic with a some fabulous fashion finds in our editor curated shopping guides as well!Seems like the Style Awards aficionados over at the luxury juli b newsletter agree with our forward-thinking, inspirational and […]
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Red Carpet Fashion Retrospective Armani from Lady Gaga to Beyonce. I highly suggest that you make time on your calendars to see the breathtaking Giorgio Armani Red Carpet Retrospective exhibition.I was delighted to attend it’s opening reception last night at the Armani store on 5th Avenue in New York.Where else can you see a cavalcade of iconic red carpet fashion up close and very personal?So close that you can even tell which star is a bit on the busty side […]
Humor Chic fashion satire blog by aleXsandro Palombo. It’s funny how the fashion flock can sometimes take themselves so seriously. Add some tongue-in-cheek insider observations and it’s Humor Chic!feature_articlealeXsandro Palombo (yes, the a is small, the X is a capital as is the P to represent the Latin symbols for Pax Christi) likes to think of himself as the father of fashion satire.He has just the right amount of wit and whimsy to poke a very manicured finger right back […]
“This is a hardcore show about hardcore chicks who are running a hardcore agency,” —Kelly CutroneBeing on a press conference call with Kelly Cutrone is a lot like being tossed in the center of a cyclone of information it’s a breathless whirlwind of wisdom, no-nonsense sidebars, on-topic free association, razor sharp quips, and provocative opinion.The call with Cutrone, the straight-talking founder of the fashion public relation’s firm People’s Revolution, and her two business partners, Robyn Berkley and Emily Bungert was […]
First Lady looks rather Camelot-ish in her Moschino coat & matching dress
Golden Globes Fashion Get the Look for Less: When times get tough, the tough go classic chic and have a cocktail (dress)Presenters Cher and Christina Aguilera backstage
Golden Globe Awards Red Carpet Fashion Photos 2010 at the 67th Annual Golden Globes AwardsPhoto Gallery of Red Carpet ArrivalsCelebrity Fashion at the 67th Annual Golden Globes Awards at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, CA Sunday, January 17, 2010
Some things in Paris are almost a given, a rite of passage if you will.There’s that tentative yet boldy self-confident attitude. Polar opposites that when they come together, with a cute accent thrown in, are oh soooo French.Then’s there’s the love for simple, yet classic pieces, with something bold thrown in to pop.The attitude and the style are almost the same, no? Yes, of course they are!H&M is beginning a style video series and the ‘Parisian Chic’ street style is […]
Fashion designers of the decade. Our fashion savants, and vintage experts, Andrea Perini and Naveed Hussain of VagabondNYC have culled some of their thoughts from the past 10 years and have put together this quick-study crib sheet of what influences in fashion are worth remembering and collecting from the decade and why.
FocusOnStyle doesn’t stop at fashion. I believe that style comes from wherever YOU find it- there’s beauty, travel, wellness, sexpert chic, some good ol’ fashion advice, runway reviews, fashion shows, and fun sprinkles. Can-do chic is a cinch when you know where to look. And in this economy, we all need to rethink our shopping. But we have some e too, just in case your want to treat yourself.
It’s so easy to get the look, but what is the mastery behind its seams?”Knowing the sewing construction is what makes one a designer not a stylist,” Charles Kleibacker, at the FIT American Style Symposium. There’s no doubt that I’m a seam queen! I can spot a well-made garment in an instant and appreciate the craft that went into its construction. It comes from a discerning eye and knowing when it matters most to have the best that you can […]
Martin Margiela leaves Maison Martin Margiela