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[1 Jun 2012 | No Comment ]
Style: Expressing inner “Piece”

Looking back to past trends of my generation, a couple rather terrifying images pop up in my mind. Of course when our parents were dressing us it was bibs, over sized shorts, and hair scrunchies. Then it was the Aeropostale monkey sweat suits, shirts, and jeans. From there it turned into the Abercrombie Polos that everyone sported while going to the middle school dances, while everyone awkwardly made out with each other. When I reflect on the past of my generations style trend throughout the 20 years of my life, …

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[9 Feb 2012 | No Comment ]
Flowers and Fashion

As spring approaches. I am not only excited for the warm weather and beautiful flowers; I am also very excited for all of the new fashion that is upon us.  As spring arrives so do new trends.  Some trends that I know I am going to be wearing this spring are cloudy pastels, bright colors, floral textures, and sheer.
In Chanel’s 2012 ready-to-wear spring collection, the models were dressed in many of these trends.  My favorite is (left) a model wearing a two tone pastel pink textured top.  The top looks …

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[20 Dec 2011 | No Comment ]
Party Dress Code: Sparkle and Shine

When running out the door this holiday season, make sure you are ready to light up the night.  Heading out to parties and dinners, no woman should leave her home without a little sparkle.  This holiday season sparkle is definitely in and seen everywhere in women’s wardrobes; from handbags, to dresses and even down to shoes, some glitter can make an outfit.  A little sparkle is an amazing way to help you look stylish and stand out in a crowd.  It is important though that you use sparkle in the …

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[15 Dec 2011 | No Comment ]
Scarf Appeal: Mix and Match

 
The Fame Appeal scarf gives many options of wear-ability.  Men, dare you pair this with an oxford shirt, some cords and funky tennis shoes?  Women, use this to dress down an oh too serious dress or add polish to a plain tee and flared jeans.  However you chose to wear your scarf, you always have the option to portray your own unique style.
We have put together a contemporary collection of designer pieces paired with the Gamechanger  scarf color combination of teal and rich purple.  While this look is mainly neutrals, …

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Michael Kors Intern discusses Kors: Fall Collection 2012

Kors does it again with his 2012 Pre-Fall collection.  Not all designers take part in the Pre-Fall action but in an article by Nicole Phelps Kors explains that it is the best season for him to design for his business; it’s the season-less season. [i]  The collection is packed with outwear staples that fit both the New Yorker and the Hollywood minded.   The CFDA designer continues to excite trendsetters everywhere with his textures of Mongolian fur, leather, and silver sequined patterns.   And plaid, well it has found its comeback in …

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[6 Oct 2011 | No Comment ]
Head for the Trenches!

When I head out the door on these fall days, which are continuously becoming colder, I stop and think, “What is the best way to keep my outfit warm but still chic?”  Well there is no longer any need to wonder.  Pair your outfit with a great trench coat!  They are extremely stylish and provide that last layer that is needed to pull your outfit together and keep you warm at the same time.  Trench coats are very helpful on those damp fall days because they will keep you warm …

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[30 Sep 2011 | No Comment ]
Richard Chai: Color and Sophistication

A New Yorker himself, Richard Chai stepped into the fashion industry at an early age.  He is a Parsons School of Design Graduate and began his career with an internship at Geoffrey Beene.  After graduating he ventured to Paris, studied at the Lissa School and worked as a sketcher at Lanvin.  Once returning to New York Chai worked with numerous designers such as Armani, Donna Karan, Marc Jacobs’, and TSE.  Finally though, after gaining much experience in 2004 Richard Chai formed his own company.  He designs clothing for both males …

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[22 Sep 2011 | No Comment ]
Always “dress” to impress!

As fall draws closer and summer begins to fade away there are so many great styles that come along with the new season.  One of my favorites in particular is paring dresses and skirts with tights.  Even though the warm summer air is fading away there is no reason to hide all your dresses and skirts.  Try pairing these pieces with a cute pair of black, grey, or even fishnet tights.  This is a great way to stay warm but chic at the same time.  Pairing a dress with tights …

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