Archives for September 2013

SS14 Beauty: Guido for Redken at Diesel Black Gold

Trembling through Grand Central Station on September 10, 2013 wasn’t just commuter trains bringing in the busy people of New York City, but also Diesel Black Gold’s Spring/Summer 2014 collection plowed through the busy New York City staple.

Diesel Black Gold’s new collection is filled with fluid fabrics [Read more…]

SS14: Milly by Michelle Smith Presents Transparency

For her SS14 Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week collection, Michelle Smith, founder and designer of MILLY, constructed an ultramodern interpretation of traditionally feminine silhouettes [Read more…]

SS14: Osklen’s Gemstone Inspired Art

Ever since its US debut at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in September of 2012, Osklen by Oskar Metsavaht has brought trendy contemporary lines and chic sophistication onto the scene – his SS14 collection is no different.

Inspired by the cut, color, vibrancy and transparency of gemstones [Read more…]

SS14: Tracy Reese Channels Her Inner Afro-Cuban Persona

A favourite of First Lady Michelle Obama’s, Tracy Reese never ceases to impress and her SS14 collection at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week was no different – having the pops of colour and the lines of sophistication one comes to expect from the label.

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SS14: Venture to Isla Mujeres with Christian Siriano

Christian Siriano’s SS14 collection for New York Fashion Week was inspired by Siriano’s recent trip to Isla Mujeres, off Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula, which helped him cultivate a contemporary yet authentic representation of his interpretation of tropical Mexican culture.

Modern yet rooted [Read more…]

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week: DJ Charles Browne Interview

With DJ Charles Browne during MBFW

Sometimes waiting for your show to start during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week can be anything but fun. Sometimes your toes hurt, your pantyhose ripped, you have a headache from someone wearing enough perfume to drown a baby hooker or you forgot to eat more than the cup of coffee you consumed six hours before.

But during those tedious times it’s always helpful if there is a good tune to tap your stiletto too. Music can change how you feel and sometimes make a tough time far more enjoyable. It can set you up in a great mood!

Meet Charles Browne, one of the deejays mixing up beats this season at the tents at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week.

I had the opportunity to chat with Charles about music, fashion and everything in between, take a look: [Read more…]

SS14: Ingénue by Ruffian

Inspired by the life and times of the famed French novelist, Françoise Sagan, the Ruffian SS14 collection at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week was a burst of freshness and youth.

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SS14: Son Jung Wan’s World of White and Feminine Chic

A demure palette of monochromatic whites, bright golden yellows and pale, soft peaches and pinks, Son Jung Wan’s SS14 at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week was simple, geometric and lovely. [Read more…]

SS14 Mara Hoffman’s Whirlwind of Colour and Culture

Shown on the Saturday of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week SS14, with exquisite, intricate hair by Nick Irwin from TIGI and beauty by Maybelline New York, Mara Hoffman’s collection was a kaleidoscope of colour, culture and fun! [Read more…]

Desigual Debuts SS14 at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

The breath of spring bring Mediterranean sunshine and the happy attitude that the idyllic landscape inspires in its people, that the Spanish culture embodies, was the motto of Desigual’s SS14 collection, debuting at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week, La Vida es Chula. [Read more…]