The Flowery Prada Plastic Daisy Sandals fit for a Flower Child

During the Spring 2017 season, Prada unveiled a collection filled with white, pink and yellow plastic daisies on sandals, slides and even heels. The items seemed fun, and somewhat of a shoutout to the carefree seventies flower child. But, playful as they were and perfect for beach season, the innocent looking daisies did seem a little cartoonish. I don’t think they ever really caught on. … Continue reading The Flowery Prada Plastic Daisy Sandals fit for a Flower Child

Street Style: Blondes, Blazing Hair & Blonde Dreads

Do blondes have more fun? Because, these ladies on the side walk during a snow storm in NYC look like they are. Especially, our cover girl whipping her hair into a blazing inferno, or rather attempting to tame it into submission. A blonde dreadlock would and could evince a grimace from many, and justifiably given recent judicial decisions that allow employers to discriminate against women … Continue reading Street Style: Blondes, Blazing Hair & Blonde Dreads

The Elegant Drapery of Valentino for Fall 2018 at PFW

How do you dress a flower? That must have been the question on Valentino’s creative designer Pierpaolo Piccioli, as he pondered the concept for his heroic Fall 2018 collection. Showed during Paris Fashion Week, Valentino went for elegant drapery over his feminine muse, and wrapped her like a newly crowned prima donna. The looks from the collection were draped from head to toe in flowing … Continue reading The Elegant Drapery of Valentino for Fall 2018 at PFW

The Butterflies & Warriors of The Alexander McQueen FW2018 Collection

Alexander McQueen creative directors over the years have shown an uncanny understanding of how to wrap fabric around a woman, colorfully, beautifully, and lavishly without being garish. For the Fall/Winter 2018 collection from Paris Fashion Week, creative director Sarah Burton, who has been with the fashion house since 1996, showed a variety of styles that seemed to be transitional or in a state of metamorphosis. … Continue reading The Butterflies & Warriors of The Alexander McQueen FW2018 Collection

Street Style: First NYC Snow Storm Of The Year 2018

By and large, it was the first snow storm of the year. It came suddenly and persistently. Blanketing the bold and the shy, snowflake by snowflake, till all was covered and damp. But, many braved the weather and kept their spirits high, trampling on the snow. After all, this is New York! Today, it’s here, but tomorrow the snow will be gone! Continue reading Street Style: First NYC Snow Storm Of The Year 2018

Who Else Was At Christian Dior Fall-Winter 2018 Runway Show

Aside from Cara Delevingne who blanketed the blogs and news sites with her bold yet stylish androgynous look, who else was at the Paris runway show for Christian Dior Fall/Winter 2018? We had the beautiful model Winnie Harlow, the stylish Lottie Moss (fyi Kate Moss’ younger sis), the fierce Bianca Jagger, the gorgeous Dylan Penn (fyi Sean Penn’s model daughter), and quite a few others. Continue reading Who Else Was At Christian Dior Fall-Winter 2018 Runway Show

Our Favorite Christian Dior Fall-Winter 2018 Looks

Inspired by the cultural and societal upheaval of the late sixties, in a direct translation to present day, Christian Dior’s creative designer Maria Grazia Chuiri has chosen a palette of bold female actualization and discontent to embody the Christian Dior Fall-Winter 2018 Collection. In a patchwork of arrayed and varied colors, Chuiri focused on pieces that expressed her message without being over the top. Her … Continue reading Our Favorite Christian Dior Fall-Winter 2018 Looks

Cara Delevingne At Christian Dior’s 2018-2019 Fall-winter Collection

Cara Delevingne perfectly captured the mood of the Christian Dior Fall-Winter 2018/19 collection, which sought to highlight the beginning of the unisex trend in fashion. Cara, who is a British actress and model, couldn’t have looked anymore like a Dior muse. It was a very disciplined look with no fuss, and the hat made the perfect accessory giving her an appealing androgenous look. Cara Delevingne … Continue reading Cara Delevingne At Christian Dior’s 2018-2019 Fall-winter Collection

5 Favorite Looks and Outfits From KATE MIDDLETON’s Visit To India And Bhutan

Kate Middleton, Duchess of Cambridge, sat in front of the Taj Mahal with her hubby and 2nd in line to the British throne, Prince William, in a re-enactment of the iconic image of her late mother-in-law in a truly stunning white-colored dress embroidered with resplendent blue motif designed by Naeem Khan. The dress by Naeem Khan hemmed just below the knee was feminine, elegant, graceful … Continue reading 5 Favorite Looks and Outfits From KATE MIDDLETON’s Visit To India And Bhutan

5 Guests At ALICE+OLIVIA See-Now-Buy-Now Runway Show Who Could Have Been The Show

Alice + olivia By Stacey Bendet And Neiman Marcus Presents held a runway show in Los Angeles on Apri 13, for their See-Now-Buy-Now 2016 Collection. The style of Alice + Olivia has always been defined by bold colors and intriguing designs. And, it seems some of the guests took that to heart, wearing outfits that could easily have them walking on the runway, instead of … Continue reading 5 Guests At ALICE+OLIVIA See-Now-Buy-Now Runway Show Who Could Have Been The Show

GUCCI Pre-Fall 2016 Athleisure ACE Sneakers In Variety Of Colorways For Any Day Of The Week

The classic white-sneakers may still be a trend…. in Nova Scotia, but that is not stopping Gucci’s creative director Alessandro Michele from going ham with the color and design options for the lowtop athleisure Ace sneakers. Part of the Gucci Pre-Fall 2016 Collection, the Italian made shoes have leather uppers and rubber soles. And, will be available with the rest of the collection in May. … Continue reading GUCCI Pre-Fall 2016 Athleisure ACE Sneakers In Variety Of Colorways For Any Day Of The Week

The Relatable And Accessible TAYLOR SWIFT In Vogue May 2016 Edition

That Taylor Swift is beautiful, isn’t a matter of discussion. Period! But all the velvet in Venice won’t save a hapless unhappy soul. And, there’s an element in Taylor that naturally wants people around her to be happy. Even though everyone goes through their cloudy days, it’s hard to find an off-color moment that says Taylor Swift is not the joyous and amiable person she … Continue reading The Relatable And Accessible TAYLOR SWIFT In Vogue May 2016 Edition

NIKE TAKES A WALK ON THE WILD SIDE IN FUTURISTIC SNEAKER DESIGN

Nike designers must be pretty bored these days. The shoe manufacturer has put on display in an exhibit their idea of what the future holds for sneakers. Some of these may seem pretty outrageous, but it seems Nike designers actually attempted to rationalize their design decisions. The upper part of all these designs is made using Nike’s new “Flyknit” fabric, which stretches and flexes around … Continue reading NIKE TAKES A WALK ON THE WILD SIDE IN FUTURISTIC SNEAKER DESIGN

The Talented Fresh Faces At Marie Claire’s Fresh Faces Party

Zendaya Coleman, Hailey Baldwin, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, and Kylie Jenner were honored by Marie Claire as “fresh faces” at the Sunset Tower Hotel in Los Angeles, on April 11, 2016. The event was held to celebrate the most exciting young talent who will grace the covers of Marie Claire’s May issue. Fashion director at the magazine Nina Garcia was also in attendance. Other attendees were Lana … Continue reading The Talented Fresh Faces At Marie Claire’s Fresh Faces Party

5 FRESH AND BREEZY FESTIVAL LOOKS FOR COACHELLA WEEKEND

The first weekend of Coachella is upon us! This year, the California music and art festival will be held on April 15-17 and 22-24. Looking and feeling fab need not be a compromise, because clothing should be light, comfortable, loose and casual. So, here’s a few easy and breezy suggestions. But, remember it gets cold at night in the desert, so pack a long sleeve … Continue reading 5 FRESH AND BREEZY FESTIVAL LOOKS FOR COACHELLA WEEKEND

With A Wardrobe Fit For A Duchess, Kate Middleton Tours India In Grand Style

It’s the first official trip for the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William and Kate Middleton, to the former Crown Jewel of the British Empire, India. And, it’s going to be a memorable one for the future Queen of England, simply for her elegant fashion and sophisticated sense of style. The royal couple will also be visiting neighboring Bhutan on this trip. The grand … Continue reading With A Wardrobe Fit For A Duchess, Kate Middleton Tours India In Grand Style

Former Miss Universe Olivia Culpo At Lord & Taylor Birdcage Spring Launch Event

The 2012 winner of Miss Universe pageant Olivia Culpo was the special guest at the Lord and Taylor “Birdcage Spring” launch event on April 7, 2016 in New York City. The 23-going-on-24 model and actress wore a sleeveless white fit-and-flare dress with a wavy black midriff. She accented her looks with black stilettos and matching clutch. Olivia completed her sophisticated yet playful look with her … Continue reading Former Miss Universe Olivia Culpo At Lord & Taylor Birdcage Spring Launch Event

CAPTIVATING AND ICONIC PICTURES FROM ANNIE LEIBOVITZ

Calling any Annie Leibovitz picture iconic is actually superfluous. Also, trying to capture the essence of her skill and genius with just a couple of pictures is sort of like trying to empty a river with a bowl. Annie Leibovitz has photographed some of the most important women of the day from Queen Elisabeth to Michelle Obama, and then Adele and Serena Williams. She’s considered … Continue reading CAPTIVATING AND ICONIC PICTURES FROM ANNIE LEIBOVITZ

Really Cute And Unique Prom Dresses From UO This Season

Prom dresses don’t all have to be overly elaborate, ostentatious and maybe even a little frumpy to be worthy of the occasion. When that special day comes, there is no need to sacrifice comfort and the little things that make you unique. UO seems to be taking this new approach, producing some elegant and classy creations, utilizing color, cut and style in ways that makes … Continue reading Really Cute And Unique Prom Dresses From UO This Season

BOOKSHELF ROOM DIVIDERS AND PARTITIONS PERFECT FOR STUDIOS AND SMALL APARTMENTS

A bookcase or shelf divider for small apartments and studio apartments that separate the bed and sleeping area from the rest of the apartment makes so much sense. Because, they serve a dual purpose, maintaining privacy as well as giving additional character to the apartment when used to display books and decorative items. Bookshelves are also cost effective. A style editor who blogged on Curbed.com … Continue reading BOOKSHELF ROOM DIVIDERS AND PARTITIONS PERFECT FOR STUDIOS AND SMALL APARTMENTS

BALMAIN HAS FINALLY OPENED ITS FLAGSHIP US STORE IN SOHO

Fashion maven Olivier Rousteing has taken Balmain from a sleepy rarefied European fashion house to the darling of social media and pop culture, as its creative director. In so doing, he’s not only revamped the brand, but has also increased sales (although it’s said that US sales are a modest but reasonable, 20%). Given it’s injection into American pop and youth culture, it makes total … Continue reading BALMAIN HAS FINALLY OPENED ITS FLAGSHIP US STORE IN SOHO

ALL ABOUT ZENDAYA’S ABSOLUTELY DAZZLING LOOK AT HBO MOVIE PREMIERE

She was dazzling! She was stunning! And, she was chic! Zendaya chose an outfit for the premiere of an HBO movie, which put her at the top of the best dressed list at number 1 for the week of April 1 on Harpers Bazaar. Her “youthful and sophisticated” look was designed by Rani Zakhem. Rani Zakhem is a Lebanese designer who creates luxury collections for … Continue reading ALL ABOUT ZENDAYA’S ABSOLUTELY DAZZLING LOOK AT HBO MOVIE PREMIERE

ROWAN BLANCHARD IS GIRL MEETS WORLD UNAFRAID WITH A ROAR

Rowan Blanchard is 14 going on 40. The maturity and clarity with which she approaches her coterminous interviews with Dazed and Interview magazines, belie her tender age. Speaking her mind with the sharpness of a roar, whether to her millions on followers on social media, or giving a speech to the United Nations, the star of Disney’s “Girl Meets World” in unafraid. In her interview … Continue reading ROWAN BLANCHARD IS GIRL MEETS WORLD UNAFRAID WITH A ROAR

JOAN SMALLS SHOWS US HOW TO DRESS IN VOGUE’S VISION OF THE FUTURE

Visually, it’s all about the loose and comfortable pant suits, in Vogue magazine’s vision of the future. Enacted by model Joan Smalls and her fit companion, Danish actor Nikolas Coster-Waldau, Vogue calls the styles that will dominate the 22nd century “clean-lined, cool and ultra-comfortable day-chic.” With her hair in a curly mini-afro, reminiscent of Lineisy Montero’s, Joan Smalls takes us on a futuristic journey complete … Continue reading JOAN SMALLS SHOWS US HOW TO DRESS IN VOGUE’S VISION OF THE FUTURE

TIMELESS, BOLD AND FEMININE – ZAC POSEN DEBUTS M.A.C. COLLECTION AFTER FALL 2016 COLLECTION AT NYFW

Zac Posen‘s collections are often described as bold, timeless, and feminine. These qualities were on display in his Fall 2016 collection during New York Fashion Week, and similarly characterize the new Zac Posen makeup collection by M.A.C. The make up collection debuted on February 25, 2016. #repost @macys #MacZacposen #Glamour #cosmetics #ZacPosen #maccosmetics A photo posted by @zacposen on Feb 27, 2016 at 7:01pm PST … Continue reading TIMELESS, BOLD AND FEMININE – ZAC POSEN DEBUTS M.A.C. COLLECTION AFTER FALL 2016 COLLECTION AT NYFW

LINEISY MONTERO IS “GIRL ON FIRE” IN ELLE

It’s the stuff of fairy tales and Disney fantasies. Plucked from a roller coaster at an amusement park in her native country of Dominican Republic, Lineisy Montero has barnstormed her way to the pinnacle of fashion and couture in just two seasons. Her very first show was Prada A/W 2015, and was recently called “girl on fire” by Elle Magazine in their March ’16 issue. … Continue reading LINEISY MONTERO IS “GIRL ON FIRE” IN ELLE