Jeremy Scott’s Tongue-In-Kitsch Moschino Fall Collection

Of all the designers in the world that could do the late Franco Moschino proud, there’s no one better than Jeremy Scott.  For Scott’s debut collection, the eccentric Moschino wit, popularized in the Eighties, regained new life under the designer’s brilliant direction.   Nuanced Eighties excess came alive with gold rope chains decorating necks, while also […]

For Fall, An Avant-Garde Cabaret Comes To Life At Prada

Rainer Werner Fassbinder’s film ‘Lola’, inspired Prada’s Fall collection, with a huge focus on German avant-garde culture.  The film, which deals with Lola from the best cabaret-whorehouse in a German city, comes alive through various silhouettes.  The color palette was very colorful + bright, similar to the many sets + shots throughout the film. Oversized […]

Gucci Blows Up With Timeless Luxe For Fall

While looking through the pics of Gucci’s Fall collection, I couldn’t help but think about Michelangelo Antonioni’s 1966 film ‘Blow-Up’ starring Vanessa Redgrave (a must see).  ’Blow Up’ is about a fashion photographer who may or may not have witnessed a murder in ‘trendy London’, which was a place full of stylish + fun fashions.  I […]

Favorite Versace Spring 2014 Looks

(photos: Davide Maestri) For spring, Versace‘s collection had it all –  rocker chick looks with street chic, including floral-embossed leather skinny jeans + pastels + florals, from a long barely there chiffon gown with cut-out, pasted-on florals to patent leather skirt suits. Yet, the standout piece for me was the harness chain jewelry worn under […]