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  • Anna Sui – Spring 2011 Fashion Show. Fun, Feminine and Bohemian Joy


    Runway Review: The Anna Sui woman is a frisky pioneer chick by way of the late 1960’s, all wrapped up in a very modern package! It’s home on a VERY fashionable range for Anna Sui… Twenty years of Anna Sui and it will always be dreamy in my book! Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week New York went to the countryside for this show of pretty pioneer girls circa 1969 making daisy chains and playing the tambourine! Flirty dresses in mixed prints with…

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  • Makage Spring 2011 Fashion Week Presentation for a Sleek, Sexy, and Confident Woman


    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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  • Odd Molly- Spring 2011 Fashion Show for Sexy and Sweet Boudoir Femininity


    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…

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  • Donna Karan- Spring 2011 Lighter, Softer and Very Beautiful


    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…

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  • Isaac Mizrahi- Spring 11 Fashion Show, Enough about Trends, Lets be Pretty

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    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…

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  • Edition by Georges Chakra NY Fashion Week- Spring 2011

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    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.

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  • Ports 1961- Spring 2011 Fashion Show Punches Up Color With Soft Neutrals


    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…

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  • Silvio Liu Spring 2011 NYFW Collection brims with sweet and feminine party dresses


    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…

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  • Charlotte Ronson Fashion Show- Grunge for Girls on the Spring Runway


    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…

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  • Daniel Vosovic- Up Close Backstage and Spring Fashion Show


    Runway Review: Project Runway protege Daniel Vosovic rocks it out at his Spring 2011 fashion show Our photojournalist and design doll, Alix Kivlin is back from her year long trek around the world and is hitting the catwalks of New York. Here, she catches up with her old friend Daniel Vosovic backstage at his Spring / Summer fashion show. — S.H. Confession: Daniel Vosovic is an old, dear friend of mine. But of of more relevance, a finalist and most…

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  • Spring Fashion Week Preview- Edition by Georges Chakra


    “Design Sketch #4: LOVE!Inspiration: “”While studying in Toronto I was always captivated by the curvature of the Absolute Tower…I have used the towers coiled arches as inspiration for my spring 2011 collection by creating a series of bands and straps to lay alluringly against a woman’s figure…” — Georges ChakraSome may know of the collection from the Devil Wears Prada. Others may have spotted it on celebrities like Emily Blunt, Jennifer Lopez, Beyonce, Carrie Underwood, Marcia Cross, Helen Mirren and…

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  • Cheap Monday

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    Cheap Monday was born in order to offer an alternative for people who wanted fashionable jeans but didn’t agree with the increasing prices of the brands which were popular at the time.The first 800 pairs with the characteristic skull logo hit the market in 2004.Since then, the production has reached a new level in terms of pieces as well as in product range.Today Cheap Monday can be found in more than 30 countries, in about 1 600 stores around the…

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