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Oscar de la Renta: The Evolution of Change

Oscar de la Renta: The Evolution of Change

With Peter Copping’s surprise departure from Oscar de la Renta fashion tongues are wagging with musings of who will take the reins at the house that Oscar built.  It seems that plenty of people have plenty to say on the subject, so we will leave them to the chatter of the future of ODLR while

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Haute Couture Fall 2016 Collection Reviews Finale

Haute Couture Fall 2016 Collection Reviews Finale

Once you get over the shock you’ll put your tongue back in your mouth and laud the intrinsic value of the Maison Margiela fall couture collection for 2016 because it’s just really cool!   While the clothes on face value seem somewhat thrown together, you realize this stuff just doesn’t just happen. It takes a brilliant

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Haute Couture Fall 2016 Collection Reviews Part 4

Haute Couture Fall 2016 Collection Reviews Part 4

Zuhair Murad‘s haute couture fall 2016 collection almost seemed like two distinct streams of consciousness…one full of soft, ethereal, and sexy angelic dresses and the second group reflecting a strong gypsy dreamer with a rock-glam edge. With lots of skin peeking through tulle, the requisite couture touches of beading, embroidery, luxe embellishments, and lush fabrications

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Haute Couture Fall 2016 Collection Reviews Part 2

Haute Couture Fall 2016 Collection Reviews Part 2

Haute couture doesn’t mean that the clothes all have to be spectacular red-carpet gowns, but when they are it makes us oh so happy! The Alexis Mabille 2016 fall couture collection was chock full of special occasion dresses that made us anxious for black tie season to begin. Using fine fabrics of silk faille, radzimir,

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Haute Couture Fall 2016 Collection Reviews Part 1

Haute Couture Fall 2016 Collection Reviews Part 1

Donatella Versace made it easy for us to enjoy haute couture Fall 2016 without intimidation or fuss. She described her 2016 fall couture by saying, “This collection is different for me. I put a lot of attention on draping, and less on embroideries and super-sexy.” A youthful modernity comes through with her body skimming silhouettes and hem

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MILAN: 2017 RTW Spring Summer Menswear Collections Part 4 Finale

MILAN: 2017 RTW Spring Summer Menswear Collections Part 4 Finale

The harmonious play of proportions, the minimalist designs, and the sleek choice of fabrics, the Marni spring 2017 RTW endeavors to modernize men’s dressing. From leather walking shorts to wide cuffed cropped pants, men can step out in style that will turn heads. The brand crafted leather trench coats and blazers that were so fresh and

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MILAN: 2017 RTW Spring Summer Menswear Collections Part 2

MILAN: 2017 RTW Spring Summer Menswear Collections Part 2

There is absolutely no substitute for a man in a great suit. Quality fabrics, form fitting cuts, and just the right amount of attitude, the Canali men’s 2017 RTW spring collection was everything we love about a sharp dressed man. Muted, soft color tones and light weight fabrics all blended into a soothing mood of effortless

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MILAN: 2017 RTW Spring Summer Menswear Collections Part 1

MILAN: 2017 RTW Spring Summer Menswear Collections Part 1

Before getting into the finer points of the Raf Simons 2017 RTW Spring collection, a bit of a history lesson is in order. Robert Mapplethorpe, an American photographer, was best known for his provocative style featuring mostly black and white photos of sexually suggestive subjects. Now superimpose some of Mapplethorpe’s most iconic images on Simons’ genius

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LONDON: Spring Summer 2017 Menswear Collections Part 4

LONDON: Spring Summer 2017 Menswear Collections Part 4

Mark Thomas, lead designer for Joseph, knows his buyer and works hard to create essential wardrobe pieces that work for him. For his spring 2017 presentation a three-minute film called “Everyman” helped to tell his client’s story. The film opens with a reflective man starting his day in the bath. He then goes about his

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LONDON: Spring Summer 2017 Menswear Collections Part 3

LONDON: Spring Summer 2017 Menswear Collections Part 3

Hear ye, hear ye!   Margaret Howell has started a revolution to bring back tucked in shirts! All men, stand at the ready for your diets and your belts! Howell’s Spring Summer 2017 RTW stays true to sophisticated, casual dressing. With light-weight parkas and trench coats, she gives layering options that freshened up suits and

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LONDON: Spring Summer 2017 Menswear Collections Part 2

LONDON: Spring Summer 2017 Menswear Collections Part 2

If you’re looking to enhance your Tinder profile, up your cool factor, or save the world, the spring summer 2017 Menswear collection from Hardy Amies has your super suit! Clean lines, tailored sophistication and crisp materials, this is modern day men’s wear that combines old world respect with a youthful appeal.  Skinny, ankle length pants paired

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2017 Resort Collections Review Part 6

2017 Resort Collections Review Part 6

Looking for those statement wardrobe pieces that will take you from work to weekend?  The Sonia by Sonia Rykiel 2017  Resort collections was fit for today’s modern millennial navigating the concrete jungle by day and taunting her prey at night.  A peppered black and white jacket with a jean mini skirt was just enough to rock

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2017 Resort Collections Review Part 5

2017 Resort Collections Review Part 5

Hell yes! I am woman. Hear me roar. Pick a piece from the Cushnie et Ochs resort 2017 collection and you will slay any occasion. Beware all men-these outfits are your kryptonite. Plunging v-necklines, high side slits in skirts, spaghetti straps, second skin silhouettes, and cut outs…..well, you get the idea….these pieces are Sharon Stone/

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