Runway Review: Something for everyone in this line and I think certain pieces are very wearable no matter what your age A sleek, sexy, confident and practical woman is who will be strutting around in Mackage next Spring 2011. Mackage – Spring 2011 The Mackage presentation at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week was calling out to all ages of smokin’ city gals wanting to play up their attitude and stand out in a remarkable, but not extreme, manner. >> MORE: Fashion Shows […]
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Runway Review: The sexy and sweet boudoir look is so fun for spring, and especially in these soft champagne and rose colors Playing up the feminine side of dressing has been a key feature at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week and the young line Odd Molly certainly wasn’t going to take a backseat in that department. Odd Molly – Spring 2011 Fashion Show I will never look down on a girly line, but there is an extreme that Odd Molly hovers on […]
Every once in a while we need to cleanse our palette of trends and unneccessary froufrou and get back down to what a woman really wants to be when she gets dressed. For most of us over the age of 20ish, it’s simply to look pretty in a way without unneccessary artifice or pretention.Pretty doesn’t mean boring or dated. It means that you are in control of your look and want ot look stunning for yourself in a timeless and […]
Most hair stylists will tell you that at a certain age we look better with softer edges and a lighter color. Well, Donna Karan is celebrating her 25th Anniversary in fashion this year and she has all but softened and lightened the look for Spring 2011.>> SEE DONNA KARAN FASHION SHOW PHOTOS- COMPLETE SPRING COLLECTIONOnce the almost shock of the all sand color palette passed, it was clear that the hallmarks of an urban wardrobe were still present, but this […]
Runway Review: What to wear when life is your red carpet. Then there is Edition by Georges Chakra.The Spring 2011 collection presented at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week New York has a definite European sensibility of sophistication that is both timeless and ageless, and very wearable.
Runway Review: The highlight display of artfully draped garments was the palette of smooth, warm neutrals with shocking flashes of color The color palette was brimming with Spring Fever, and soft fabrics were in full flow at the Ports 1961 Spring 2011 show during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week. Ports 1961 – Spring 2011 The highlight display was the palette of smooth, warm neutrals – charcoal, deep moss green, sandy beige and smokey grey, with shocking flashes of color – deep sea […]
Runway Review: Definitely a designer to watch emerge, as it’s the first collection and with experience the collections will grow and develop. This tiny capsule of dresses with bursts of coral and watercolor florals is the first women’s collection for Silvio Liu, showcased here at Merecedes-Benz Fashion Week. The spring cocktail dresses were chic silhouettes on their own, the light palette was refreshing, but I saw a few key details that didn’t sit with the collection. Silvio Liu- Spring 2011 […]
Runway Review: Grunge got girly and there are plenty of sweet florals under the slouchy hoodies and washed out plaid shirts Be prepared to pull out your beat up high school hoodie next Spring. Charlotte Ronson is taking things back to the casual, borderline grungy, utilitarian 1990’s dress code with her most recent collection shown at the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week.e Charlotte Ronson- Spring 2011 Fashion Show This time around the grunge got girly and there are plenty of sweet florals […]
“ACNE MENSWEARby Jonny JohanssonFashion Show Photos / First International Menswear ShowingSpring / Summer 2011Paris Fashion Week – Menswear”I had a moment of clarity for this collection with my design team at a place called Tango in Paris,” Jonny Johansson>> SHOP Acne Menswear at farfetch”
In what looks like taking the hairy hipster trend to yet another level, fashion designer Partrick Mohr sent his male and female models down the Berlin Fashion Week spring 2011 catwalk wearing bald caps and straggly beards.Weirdness aside, the collection was very wearable.
“EMPORIO ARMANI MENSWEARFashion Show Photos / Runway CollectionSpring / Summer 2011Milan Fashion Week – Menswear”A Man” Collection Technical innovation, superb construction, original finishes, reconfigured materials – the Spring/Summer 2011 Emporio Armani menswear collection is a statement of contemporary values.So contemporary, that one cannot help but notice the “Armani for Gaga” backdrop on the leather-clad “Alejandro” video models demonstrating the continued collaboration between Mr. Armani and Lady Gaga.>> SHOP Emporio Armani at>> More on Emporio Armani and Giorgio Armani”
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