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Born Free Africa

Born Free Africa: A Cause for Shopping

We love when a designer donates a portion of proceeds to charity, but when a campaign like Born Free Africa rounds up 22 major designers to collaborate on a collection that promises to give 100% of its profits, that’s nothing short of a movement.

Fall 2014 Trend Report

Fall 2014 Trend Report: Printed Gowns and Dresses

The lovely prints that have surfaced for the Fall 2014 season are the standouts of New York Fashion Week for me, from the already-dramatic gowns of Monique Lhuillier, Naeem Khan, and Dennis Basso enlivened with inspired prints to the playful dresses by Tracy Reese, Alice + Olivia, and Carolina Herrera.


Golden Globes 2014: Snob Fashion Awards, Part 1

It was an absolute dream to be able to attend the Golden Globes. Well, I didn’t actually attend the awards show, only the parties and I wasn’t actually ON the red carpet but I was pretty darn close. Apparently I photo bombed Ryan Seacrest all night on the E! red carpet show, I am hanging … Continue reading “Golden Globes 2014: Snob Fashion Awards, Part 1”

Carolina Herrera Spring 2014 Collection

Carolina Herrera Spring 2014 Collection: Kinetic Energy

Carolina Herrera has always been known for her sophisticated look, and while the Spring 2014 collection certainly fulfills that expectation, it takes things a step further thanks to its inspiration – the Kinetic Art movement. The designer’s signature romantic, billowing organza was there, but with a techno edge that shone through in both the accents and the construction.

Top 5 Long Printed Skirts

Top 5 Long Printed Skirts: Back to the ‘50s

It happens every year. The temps drop and the hemlines quickly follow. Make covering up exciting with a bold print. Pair your skirt with a crop top until it starts to really get cold, then transition into a fitted button-up. Just avoid baggy tops at all costs.


New York Fashion Week Roundup 3: Jil Sander Navy, Carolina Herrera, DL1961, and Alice + Olivia

No surprise that fur and leather are on heavy rotation in Fall 2013, but whose show included surprise dancers? Find out in the third roundup of the season: