This season with an array of fluorescent yellows and soft pinks, faux, for once, is fated to look fake. And I like the honesty of it. Recently my dad asked for my Christmas links (welcome to the 21st century), and I realized almost every other link was faux fur. Clearly this is excessive. But for every fashion […]Read more "The 5 Best Faux Fur Finds Under $70"
Fashion minion’s eyes are trained on Japan this season. So it’s no surprise Sarah Burton, who has always designed ahead of the trend, channeled Asia’s power island in Alexander McQueen’s Spring/Summer 2015 line. McQueen’s models, laced in leather, look more like samurai queens than modern beauties. Perhaps the best accessory to the McQueen garment is […]Read more "Alexander McQueen Spring/Summer 2015 at Paris Fashion Week"
This summer, for the low, low price of whatever you wanted to donate and the judgement of the cashier you could wander among Charles James’ collection of female-less feminine silhouettes a The Met. These dresses stood like statues. An ode to a sartorial stature and attention to construction that gets lost in the day of fads and […]Read more "Charles James at The Met"
Flares are trickling back into fall denim, and with stylists pairing bell bottoms with tunics and floppy felt hats for autumn and winter, it’s easy to see late 60s revival on the spring, summer horizon. While I’ve loved the past few seasons’ ode to the 90s (and my beat up levi jacket and Creepers will […]Read more "NYFW 2014: Mara Hoffman 60s Revival Review"
Those of you who trapeze the boardwalk will find Kee Edwards’ Instagram account, @loupcharmant, familiar. For those of us who can’t get our vitamin D via white sand beaches, and have to deal with this thing called seasons, scroll Kee’s feed or online shop, Loup Charmant, for summer ambiance and style that occupies the space between concrete jungles and rising […]Read more "5 Indie Designers You Should be Following on Instagram"
Michael Kors walks into Hearst’s auditorium with his own iced tea. Crossing his camo loafers (look, “I’m wearing color!” he says later in the interview. “It’s camo but it counts.”), he sets the tea next to the nondescript, off-brand water waiting on the table. He doesn’t twist off the cap. To be fair, neither does Harper’s […]Read more "Michael Kors on Fashion, Business and Speedos"
Sorry I’ve been MIA fashion minions. New York City has held all my attention these past weeks. Which is a lame excuse, but I cross my heart to have some ootds with lots of graffiti and city backdrops up soon. For now I wanted to let you know about the ‘Strut Your Style’ pin & win […]Read more "DivineCaroline: Strut Your Style Contest"