Don’t Miss Out-SHOPBOP And Born Free Designer Pieces Are Now Available Online

Don’t miss out on this exclusive collaboration from Shopbop, Vogue, + 22 top designers including Marni, Versace + Celine where 100% of the profits from this women’s + children’s collection will go toward Born Free’s mission to end mother-to-child HIV transmission at birth.  The M∙A∙C AIDS Fund will match all donations + the total purchase price of […]

Here’s a video discussing fashion illustrator Tony Viramontes who Anthony Vaccarrello recently mentioned as an inspiration for his Fall 2014 collection.  Tony perfectly captured the glamour + excess of the Eighties, granting him jobs with elite fashion labels including Yves Saint Laurent, Chanel + Versace.  Look at how perfect he made his subject’s imperfections look.  Unfortunately, he […]

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 […]

Top Looks From The 2013 Met Gala

Although Givenchy was a top favorite amongst last night’s Met Gala, I thought Carine Roitfeld wore it best (row 1, look 1), considering the ‘Punk’ theme, highlighting the ‘Punk: Chaos to Couture’ exhibit.  There were hints of Chanel + Dior but mostly, inappropriate for the event – wrong red carpet, for sure.  I also liked […]

Oscar 2013 Fashion Hits & Misses

Like most, I was somewhat glued to my tv watching last night’s 2013 Oscars, caring more about whom wore what and why and just a bit about whom won what.  Unlike past years, this year had more misses than I care to waste time on as you simply have to ask yourself, ‘Did they themselves […]

64th Emmy Awards 2012 – Hits & Misses

The awards season was underway last night with the 64th Emmy Awards and although drawn out, as usual, the best part of it all was the fashion.  Now mind you, one would think these Hollywood starlets would dazzle as brightly as the coveted Emmy awards statue but unfortunately, very few did which caused a pinched […]