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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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