House of Holland, Spring/Summer 2014

Henry Holland, a British designer who is not afraid of taking a fashion risk, designs the growing label, House of Holland.  His Spring 2014 collection merged the themes of  Baz Luhrmann’s 1996 Romeo + Juliet movie starring Claire Danes and Leonardo DiCapro with chola girl gangs of Mexico City. These two themes offered a romantic…

Paul Smith Spring/Summer 2014

Paul Smith is a British designer who has been in the fashion industry for over three decades.  His menswear inspired designs are like a techno-color dream wardrobe for a woman who is not afraid of color.  His collection was amazing with suits in all hues of the rainbow. Check out a few of my favorite…

Chanel Pre-Fall 2014- Paris-Dallas Collection

Last week, Karl Lagerfeld, Creative Director of Chanel presented his Métiers d’Arts Fashion Show in Dallas, Texas.  Why Dallas? It was the location of when Neiman Marcus honored Coco Chanel in the 1950s with The Neiman Marcus Award for Distinguished Service in The Field of Fashion.  Lagerfeld would also receive the same honor by the…

Mulberry Spring/Summer 2014 Collection

Mulberry is a label that is known for their outstanding accessories including leather bags and shoes. Not to mention their advertisement campaigns that in the past have features two models (many of them supermodels) paired to look like twins. So with their ready to wear collection this season brings sadness as creative director, Emma Hill…

Julien Macdonald Spring/Summer 2014

Julien Macdonald has been a fixture on the London and Paris Fashion Week scenes for almost two decades.  He had a very public appointment to the House of Givenchy in the late 1990s where he used his skills in knitwear to bring a new dimension. His Scottish roots and love of knitwear will always be…

Ralph Lauren Spring/Summer 2014 Collection

Ralph Lauren is an American Fashion Hero.  He’s work as influenced many generations and created the All-American denin looks and he has over the four decades created sophisticated upgrades to the original jeans that made him famous. This season color transformed the runway in the form of jackets, skirts, tops, dresses, and gowns. One of…

Rachel Zoe Spring 2014 Collection

Rachel Zoe is more than just a fashion stylist but over the last three years has established herself as a designer.  Her keen eye for fashion and her extensive knowledge pinpoints a new direction this season. This spring Rachel Zoe is taking us on an African Safari. Think Meryl Streep in Out of Africa mixed with…

Proenza Schouler Spring 2014

Proenza Schouler is one of my favorite New York design houses because each season Lazaro Hernandez and Jack McCollough create fun and inventive patterns that give women an edge.  It also helps when you have five former top models from the 1990s and early 2000s to help sell your clothes down the runway.  Icy blondes…

2013 Emmys Fashion Review

The 2013 Emmys features lot so of amazing fashion looking.  I am going to show your some of my favorite looks.  There were so many different colors and styles of looks worn. Trend: Blue Trend: White Trend: Red and Burgundy Trend: Black Trend: Green Trend: Purple/Plum Trend: Nude   Color: Yellow Color: Peach/Blush/Pink   Color:…

Michael Kors Spring/Summer 2014 Collection

Michael Kors is one my favorite designers and each fashion week excites me to see what he has envisioned for the consumer to wear in the next season.  There is classic American freshness with Kors and I love how he makes pieces that seen individually could easily help to upgrade your wardrobe or can wear…

Oscar de la Renta Spring/Summer 2014 Collection

Oscar de la Renta is the gem of New York Fashion Week. He is responsible for the wardrobes of first ladies, Hollywood actresses, and socialites.  There is always an element of color in each of de la Renta’s collections.  I definitely think he understands how color can bring life and energy to the modern woman. …

Sass & Bide Spring/Summer 2014

Sass & Bide is an Australian based labeled designed by Heidi Middleton and Sarah-Jane Clarke. They showed at New York Fashion Week after showing during London Fashion Week for the past five years.  This season the ladies presented a mostly black and white collection with graphic polka dots.  There were looks gold and gray with…