Archives for September 11, 2012

PR Meltdown at Betsey Johnson 70th Retrospective

Oh, dear, Fashion Week is always full of unfortunate things that happen. It comes with the territory. We love Betsey Johnson, so we were very excited to see her Retrospective. It was a celebration (and birthday party) of 70-years of Betsey! Oh the pink, the Queens, the tulle and the glitter — except, sadly, it didn’t happen. [Read more…]

Reem Acra SS13 Teaser

Love Reem Acra!

She doesn’t know it yet, but one day she’s going to design my wedding dress (like the one she did for Barbie).

So watching her SS13 collection at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week was nothing short of exquisite. It had all the elegance, sophistication and sexy that one comes to expect from the sparkling brilliance that is Acra. [Read more…]

Carlos Miele SS13 Backstage and Snippets

Carlos Miele is my favourite fashion designer on the planet.

As someone who can be accused of being in love with all things Brazilian and Italian it pretty much falls in line with my lust for life and love of culture. If not the music, it’s the food, if not the food, it’s the people. So it’s always such a pleasure for me to view the inner workings of Miele’s mind.

Miele’s SS13 collection was a step into a hallucinatory jungle. In his made up world of giraffe prints in phosphate blue, tiger skins in oxidized yellows and silver metal embellishments the collection took on soft, yet strong form. [Read more…]