Tag Archives: #FashionWeek

6 Accessories We Didn’t Know We Wanted Until Fashion Month SS16

Among the gorgeous clothes featured at Tokyo Fashion Week’s spring 2016 collections, I fould myself focusing on the details, especially the bags, jewelry and accessories.  Here are some fun girly items I’ll be adding to my closet over the next few months in prep for the new season.  Which items do you plan to buy?

TIARAS.

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The ubiquitous tiaras at Saint Laurent’s show looked fresh and enhanced a number of different hair styles and hair colors. This one is available here.

SCARVES, BEAUTIFUL SCARVES.

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Photo:  Hermes SS2016

CHOKERS WORN OVER SCARVES.

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Photo:  Dior SS16

BOATER HATS.

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Photo:  Beautiful People SS16

BOWS.

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Photo:  Chanel SS16

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Photo:  Lanvin SS16

FRESH & CLEVER HANDBAGS.

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Photo:  Louis Vuitton SS16

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Photo:  Christian Dada SS16

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Fashionably Early: 10 Brand New Style Books to Decorate Your Home and Office

With so many coffee table books just now hitting newsstands, I had to check out the offerings in the fashion-designer and fashion-photography categories.  If you are interested in redecorating your space or in leafing through gorgeous pages of outfit inspiration, here are 10 possibilities.  Happy reading!

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Manolo Blahnik.  c2015, by Manolo Blahnik, et al.

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Balenciaga.  c2016, by Catherine Join-Dieterle, et al.

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Fashion’s Front Line.  c2015, by Nilgin Yusuf.

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Philip Treacy:  Hat Designer.  c2015, by Philip Treacy, et al.

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Retro Fashion.  c2015, by Lucinda Gosling.

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Oscar de la Renta.  c2015, by Andre Leon .

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Giorgio Armani.  c2015, by Giorgio Armani.

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Fendi by Karl Lagerfeld  Pre-order in 2015, by Karl Lagerfeld

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Diana Vreeland:  The Bazaar Years, 1936-1962.  c2015, by Alexander Vreeland.

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Grace:  Thirty Years of Fashion at Vogue.  c2015, by Grace Coddington.

The 10 Most Disappointing Shows of Fashion Month So Far [PHOTOS]

It’s okay to be disappointed by some of the ideas you see paraded during Fashion Month.

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Photo:  Marc Jacobs SS2016 RTW

Doesn’t mean you’re negative, pessimistic or opinionated.  Just indicates you’re a critical thinker, not being blindly led.

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Photo:  Tracy Reese SS2016 RTW

Right now we’re in the midst of Milan Fashion Week’s Spring/Summer 2016 offerings.  When a polished designer wants us to pay for the privilege of looking worse than we do when we awake in the morning, that’s where we should draw the line.

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Photo:  Leanne Marshall SS2016 RTW

Here are the 10 most disenchanting shows so far.

BCBG.

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Photo:  vogue.com

Nicholas K.

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Photo:  nowfashion.com

Rachel Comey.

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Photo:  elle.com

Marc Jacobs.

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Photo:  glamour.com

Ryan Lo.

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Photo:  seen.com

Ashley Williams.

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Photo:  style.com

Marques’ Almeida.

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Photo:  @plaidpanache on Instagram

Tracy Reese.

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Photo:  @trendfudge on Pinterest

A Detacher.

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Photo:  @jewelryrecipe

Faustine Steinmetz.

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Photo:  refinery29.com

Traveling to London: 5 Outfits for High Tea

So you’re in London and invited to high tea.  What to wear? Never fear, five options are here.

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5 Inspirational Outfit Ideas for London Fashion Weekend

London Fashion Weekend begins now.  If you’re in need of outfit inspiration for attending the Spring/Summer 2016 shows, here are five looks you may even put together from wardrobe staples already in your closet.

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