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10 Apr

Stella Jean – Fashion’s Rising Star

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Stella Jean, (Jean pronounced like the French word for"John") is the daughter of a Haitian Mother and an Italian father. Residing in Rome, she is one of the winners of Vogue Italia's talent competition "Who is On Next". She debuted her Spring-Summer 2013 collection at Milan Fashion Week. Her prints on full skirts and dresses reflect her Creole-Haitian heritage with her Italian roots. This combination of European silhouette mixed with bold tribal prints and color makes her a stunning standout. For Spring 2014, Stella Jean collaborated with the International Trade Center’s Ethical Fashion Initiative. As part of the initiative, fabrics would be sustainably sourced and their sale would benefit trade workers in disadvantaged communities in Africa and Haiti. I was first...
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20 Mar

Louis Vuitton Fall Winter 2015

Louis Vuitton Fall Winter 2015
Nicholas Ghesquiere presented his best collection to date. His first look out, a White fur chubby proves that great minds think alike. The chubby is one of falls top trends. Ghesquiere showed sleek glossy knits with mutton sleeves. Mini trunks in copper, clear Lucite and aluminum is the new accessory. Handbags and shoes were studded and will become an instant hit when they arrive at the Louis Vuitton Stores and LouisVutton.com this fall....
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12 Mar

Chanel Fall Winter 2015

Chanel Fall Winter 2015
BRASSERIE GABRIELLE The fashion set expects the best from Karl Lagerfeld and Chanel. For fall the Kaiser turned the Grand palais into the Brasserie Gabrielle. Chanel went back to its roots; presenting the best tweed looks on planet fashion. Everything was classic Chanel. Skirts and dresses fell to the knee and below and expanded to a fuller skirt. The chain link Chanel belt with medallions returns from its heyday in the 80's and 90's. The cap toe sling back with a mid hell in nude and black was the only shoe shown in the entire collection. CHANEL AVAILABLE AT: CHANEL.COM NEIMANMARCUS.COM IKRAM "TELL THEM I SENT YOU"...
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11 Mar

Celine Fall Winter 2015

Celine Fall Winter 2015
CELINE HAS BEEN AND STILL IS ONE OF THE TOP 5 BRANDS FOR ABOUT 5 YEARS AND COUNTING - Her mantra is giving women what they need, which is beautiful simple clothes with an incredible fashion sensibility. Fox pom poms is the new accessory, skirt lengths are at or below the knee, the new Celine prints are of the animal variety. The new shoe of the season is the woven mini heel that is jeweled at a rakish angle. CELINE IS AVAILABLE AT: BLAKE 212 West Chicago Ave, Chicago 312-202-0047 and at IKRAM and NEIMAN MARCUS 737 N. Michigan Ave, Chicago "TELL THEM I SENT YOU"...
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9 Mar

Rochas Fall Winter 2015

Rochas Fall Winter 2015
ROCHAS FALL WINTER 2015 Allessandro dell Aqua is the designer for the house of Rochas. Fall winter 2015 is his third collection for the house. Dell Aqua dug into the Rochas archive for fall and came up with the cinched waist and the bust as the new erogenous zone. Almost the entire collection showed the cinched waist and all showed the length at a bit below the knee. A new print from the archive was introduced, Swallows. This was printed on silk dresses and on sheer silk fabrics of blouses and dresses. Colors used were black, browns, and Mustard yellow and pale blues. All done in Wools, cashmere, lace and organza. ROCHAS IS AVAILABLE AT IKRAM 15 WEST HURON CHICAGO WWW.IKRAM.COM “TELL THEM I SENT YOU ...
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8 Mar

Prada Fall Winter 2015

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PRADA FALL WINTER 2015 Miuccia Prada is a master of color and the queen of quirk. Prada fall collection was filled with beautiful color combination and interesting quirky detail. It was a bit sixties with slim trousers, boxy shaped jackets and moon style boots all in a puce color combination worn with the brightest colored opera length gloves. PRADA AVAILABLE AT PRADA “TELL THEM I SENT YOU” ...
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4 Mar

Peter Pilotto Fall Winter 2015

Peter Pilotto Fall Winter 2015
PETER PILOTTO FALL WINTER 2015 Peter Pilotto’s last few seasons are all about graphics. For fall graphics is on a totally different level. Graphics that is refined with defined shapes with amazing pastel colors with buttons, studs and metal detailing. Pilottos fall’s collection is best described as Pucci on a structureded graphic high. PETER PILOTTO IS AVAILABLE AT IKRAM “TELL THEM I SENT YOU” ...
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3 Mar

Mary Katrantzou Fall Winter 2015

Mary Katrantzou Fall Winter 2015
MARY KATRANTZOU FALL WINTER 2015 The fall collection of Mary Katrantzou was inspired by technology. A technologically advanced fabric was paramount with the mix of molded rubber, plastic and glass filament. All this mixed with a blast of color and severe shapes makes for the best fashion cocktail for fall. MARY KATRANTZOU IS AVAILABLE AT BLACKE CHICAGO 212 WEST CHICAGO AVENUE 312-202-0047 “TELL THEM I SENT YOU” ...
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28 Feb

Christopher Kane Fall Winter 2015

Christopher Kane Fall Winter 2015
CHRISTOPHER KANE FALL WINTER 2015 Christopher Kane is the young English designer that has managed to become one of the top designers out of London. His collection was about anatomy and sex, therefore his clothes were sexy and appliqued with anatomically correct nudes in silhouettes on proper dresses, and skirts. It was proper by day but purely sexual come night with dresses done in lace with writhing nude figures in relief. CHRISTOPHER KANE IS AVAILABLE AT NEIMANMARCUS.COM NEIMAN MARCUS 737 N MICHIGAN AVENUE CHICAGO 312-642-5900 “TELL THEM I SENT YOU” ...
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