New York Fashion Week

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Mara Hoffman S/S 2014

New York Fashion Week has started and yes, I’m not there.  I am asked all the time why I don’t attend every fashion week and perhaps that is something I’ll talk about in another post.  Until then let’s focus on Mara Hoffman’s new collection!  What I love about this designer…

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Marc Jacobs Spring 2013 & how to wear the trends now

Watching the Marc Jacobs show basically turned into an Ally screamfest.  At one point my husband mumbled, “Do I need to leave you two alone?” at which point I said YES and continued to yell. This show had everything I love!  It had 60s fabulousness, Edie Sedgwick inspired hair and makeup, and…

Porter Grey – fall 2012 collection

My last day of fashion week started with the Porter Grey presentation.  I loved this collection of shiny metallic fabrics, leather shorts, capes, and over-sized blazers. I LOVE this dress with the cut-out sides… A nice cohesive collection of easy wearable pieces.  No need for runway theatrics, these clothes speak…

Candela – fall 2012 collection

Upon entering the Candela presentation my hand was filled with a tin cup of prosecco and my ears with the strums of banjo music. It was clearly not going to be your normal fashion show… Designer, Gabriela Perezutti The style of the show was beautiful – it felt like I walked into a fashionable…

BCBG – fall 2012 collection

Show number two: BCBG.   I’ve been shopping at BCBG since I was in middle school, which made this show even more special for me. The aesthetic channeled a very 70s chic vibe, with color blocking and contrasting panels.  My favorite design had to be the pleated skirt with sheer…

Nicholas K – Fall 2012 collection

Arriving at my first fashion show during fashion week was surreal. I know every girl who dreams of fashion week says, “it’s surreal” or “I’m so lucky to be here.” BUT it was and I am! Let me explain. As a kid I was completely and utterly fashion obsessed.  From…

“It is the nature of desire not to be satisfied”

  “It is the nature of desire not to be satisfied, and most men live only for the gratification of it.”  – Aristotle   Who knew that Aristotle and Tom Ford had something in common?  Tom Ford made his much-anticipated return to womenswear after six LONG years this past week…