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10 Jul

RETURN OF THE BOYS! BORROW FROM THE BOYS THIS SUMMER!

UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF THE CAVE BOYS OF THAILAND! Welcome to Summer! We are under the influence of the rescued cave boys of Thailand.We are happy that all is well and that they were rescued before the Monsoon hits. Well, Summer is here and this post is about how to borrow from the boys. In our featured image, We give you all Balmain in all its androgyny,with a tuck here and a tuck there, it proves that Masculinity need not be boring. Balance is key. A slim silhouette is best balanced with an oversize layer of a jacket or shirt. Pair a baggy loose mans trouser with a slim T shirt and bomber and Voila , feel like one of the...
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26 Mar

TOP TRENDS SPRING SUMMER 2015

TWOmuchSTYLE Presents Top Trends - Spring Summer 2015 - From The Paris Runway
TWOmuchSTYLE PRESENTS: SPRING SUMMER 2015 TOP TRENDS FROM THE PARIS RUNWAY Spring is here and TWOmuchSTYLE brings you the top trends for Spring Summer. We were there front and center at the collections in Paris and therefore have the authority to decipher the top trends. FLOWERS: Celine, Simone Rocha, Thom Browne FLOWERS Flowers are always and forever will be a trend for spring. This spring is no different. Celine, Simone Rocha and Thom Browne presented the best in flowers. SUMMER LEATHER: Proenza Schouler, Givency, Loewe LEATHER Bring your inner rock star to the forefront. Proenza Schouler, Givenchy and Loewe made it easy to wear leather for spring. Proenza was all American with full skirts and shirts...
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26 Sep

BALMAIN SPRING SUMMER 2015

BALMAIN LE GRAND HOTEL, RUE SCRIBE , PARIS It was sheer gridlock and chaos at the entrance to Balmain show at the Grand hotel in Paris. This, due to the arrival and exit of Kanye West and Kim kardashian with a few of the other sisters in tow. Olivier Rousteing’s collection is to push the boundaries of SEX, as it states in his show notes. Leather, the Grid pattern embroidered with crystals, silk mousseline and the use of stripes are all the highlights for Balmain for spring summer next. There was lots of exposed flesh and transparent fabrics, the latter being one of next season s top trend. ...
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18 Mar

Paris Fall 2014

PARIS FALL 2014 Paris is burning. The fall collection has been presented and the top trends have emerged. The Fashion world always looks to Paris to cross that T and dot that I. Below are my favorite looks for Paris Fall 2014. DRIES VAN NOTEN Dries fall collection was a lesson in Optical illusion, gone are the feathers, maximum embroideries and details. Fall 2014 is streamlined, simple and detailed enough to keep the Dries woman joyous until Spring 2015. The Dries woman is an adventuress, drawing colors, shapes and ideas from different cultures and times. A man's style coat is exquisitely designed with psychedelic swirls and stripes and worn with a 3D corsage NINA RICCI Peter COPPING is doing a fantastic job at Nina Ricci....
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21 Jan

Balmain

Balmain Men’s Fall 2014 The Balmain label is exclusive, expensive and is perfect in every sense of the word. For fall Balmain’s creative director Olivier Rousteing was influenced by the photographer Peter Beard, the one who discovered Iman herding her goats, as the story goes. The truth is that Iman was discovered walking home from the University she attends. Rousteing was attracted to the cross cultures Beard represented, East Africa and the American culture. The collection was all about Safari green, khaki and Camel with a few animal print namely leopard, and Zebra. Leather and suede Bombers worn with dropped crotched Jodhpur is the quintessential Balmain look. The look that has attracted celebrities and clients with a deep pocket. Balmain is available at...
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3 Jul

Balmain Spring Summer 2014

Balmain Spring Summer 2014 Paris. Balmain’s spring summer collection was a lesson in effortless style Courtesy of his influence Serge Gainsbourg. The Bomber was front and center, mostly in black leather with Marine stripes and Sailor embroidered crest at the sleeves. Olivier Rousteing states that he loved the Frenchness and moves of Mr. Gainsbourg , hence the bomber and the dancing flats . Balmain has always been pricy and this spring summer will be no different. Balmain is available at Barneys New York. TELL THEM I SENT YOU.   ...
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12 Apr

Object of Desire “The Clutch”

The ability to grasp , to hold tightly, a secure hold on an identified object. The clutch is a staple for spring . It is a small but major accessory for most women at a time when the temperature soars. In all collections for spring, summer , designers sent out models grasping clutches in all shapes, colors and sizes. This Spring is no different as we see this trend continues into the fall season in a major way as one of the top trends for fall. As a stylist , putting together a look is challenging in itself . A clutch makes it easy to incorporate a defined shape , color and detail into a look . A bag could...
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11 Apr

How to dress like an editor

Roksanda illincisspring dress,To wear the looks in the above post takes Guts, Good taste, An eye for major detail and The ability to combine colors like a pro . As a stylist, this is the way I choose to express my genius in color and pattern mixing. My stint at Christian Lacroix in the 1990's taught me this and then some. The ability to mix colors and pattern is a Lacroix trait. I’d like to think that he invented it. In my travels to review the collections, be it the Ready to wear or the Haute Couture collections, it’s always a pleasure to see editors, buyers and stylists dressed exactly like this. It does take nerve of steel and a...
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