Getting Linear For Spring

Is made easy by these beautiful necklaces. Designed by Swedish jewelry designer Karin Johansson, these necklaces at first glance, seem too rigid to be worn let alone lend themselves to be anything but beautiful, yet luckily for the wearer, the necklace manages to tell its own story with elegant simplicity. Carefully and lovingly made by […]

LINSANITY by The Forest Lab

(photo: freshness) When you have ‘die hard’ NY Knicks fan Spike Lee, wearing your design (especially on the court), you know you’re onto something good. Created by The Forest Lab + available in three colorways – black, white + blue – the tee depicts New York Knicks phenom Jeremy Lin as spoof character ‘Mars Blackmon’ (pictured below), played […]

Melody Ehsani’s New Nail Wraps v. Bliss Lau’s Nail Designs

(photo: HIGHSNOBETTE) When I saw jewelry designer’s Melody Ehsani’s nail wrap collab with LA nail wrap company NCLA (pictured above) this morning, who came to mind but none other than genius jewelry designer Bliss Lau shown below. (photo: [GIVEN] TO LOVE) When I first heard of Bliss, her nail designs (inspired by Polynesian tattoos), as […]

Mary Katrantzou Makes Over Topshop

Mary Katrantzou’s capsule collection for Topshop launched today so the wait is finally over! Full of color, no one can trick patterns as good as Mary can. With dresses ranging in various silhouettes, including a body con long sleeved number, tunics and my fave, the ‘Pheasant Dream’ dress, shaped like a vase as seen below, […]

To Have NOT As Part Of Your Fall Wardrobe

is a plus in my book! As seen here in NOT‘s A/W 2012 Lookbook, it is quite obvious the NOT woman likes texture, pattern, asymmetry and mixed proportions with loud subtlety enhanced by architectural details as seen below. Love the pairing of what looks to be quilted culottes (NOT excuse me if I’m incorrect) paired […]

Zelda Kaplan, We’ll Miss You!

(photo: PAPER) Fashion’s 95year old fixture, socialite + club kid, collapsed yesterday at the front row of the Joanna Mastroianni fashion show during NYFW! The subject of the 2004 documentary, ‘My Name Is Zelda’, she went from a suburban housewife in the Sixties to an all-around night life super star, never waking up before 2pm, as […]