NY Bridal Week: Rita Vinieris Bridal Fall 2017

It's fall, so the rustic, barn wedding is de rigeur again across the country. Rita Vinieris chose such a setting way on the West Side of Manhattan at one of the few venues that could actually convey this atmosphere at La Venue. The Rita Vinieris Bridal collection for Fall 2017 went all out in fantasy and extravagance....more

Stylish Event Tip: Olives From Spain

I love the fall and all of the parties that come with it. Taking a break from Bridal Fashion Week, I got to indulge in Spain's tastiest exports at the Spain's Great Match event in Manhattan. I was able to explore the various wine regions of Spain...more

NY Bridal Week: Reem Acra Fall 2017

Who doesn't love a garden wedding? Reem Acra delivered an incredibly romantic collection for NY Bridal week. Embroidered lace was used to sexy effect on bodices...more

NY Bridal Week: THEIA Fall 2017

Easy breezy. Theia designer Don O'Neill brought his bridal collection for Fall 2017 back to its roots. He wanted his bride free of contrived themes ....more

#NYFW: Vera Wang Spring 2017

Vera Wang is the queen of all things bridal in this country. Aspirational brides can shop for her gowns, China, stationery, lounge wear and everything else possibly related to their nuptials. This is why Vera Wang fans were surprised with an avant-garde sportswear that paraded down the runway ....more

Bibhu Mohapatra Spring 2017 - Parisian Art

The romance of France was on the mind of many designers for Spring 2017. Bibhu Mohapatra looked to Paris during the Belle Epoque era post WWI. It was a time of artists and exoticism that inspired many creatives of today ....more

Blogger Love: Looking to Spring 2017

Many of my fellow bloggers this week continued to talk about NYFW but with their insider perspectives. Blog post highlights included getting a job at NY Fashion Week to fashion photography to myself, who worked on establishing the fit of the collection for one of the shows. Other bloggers discussed fall-appropriate makeup and clothing looks while others discussed their full season verdict of New York Fashion Week in general: A Handful of Stories: Delightful Ruffles and Silly Ideas Attire Club: The 2016 Creative Arts Emmys in Menswear Cover Mum: High Street Romance Elements of Ellis: My Favorite Lipstick + A $5 Dupe Fashion Moriarty: Absolutely Fashion: My Verdict Happy ....more

#NYFW GIVEAWAY: Fashion First Aid To the Rescue

In my ultimate kit of fashion emergencies, only one name comes to mind, Fashion First Aid. Sure, the celebs and street style stars of NYFW always look like they are perfect. In reality, they, like us, have a million wardrobe malfunctions to contend with every day.I will be party hopping and shooting...more

#LFW: Faustine Steinmetz Denim Mermaids

Faustine Steinmetz is a relatively new fashion label. The designer studied both in Paris and London, then worked with Jeremy Scott and Henrik Vibskov before launching on her own. Her Spring 2017 presentation was a study in different ways you can create crafted denim masterpieces.When you know a designer is going to do a presentation as opposed to a runway show; it usually isn't that eventful ....more

#LFW: Julien Macdonald Spring 2017

Yesss, this is why I came to London Fashion Week. Bold, British Punk. The Julien Macdonald runway show gave me all of the studs, spikes, metal chains and hardware I could wish for ....more