We’re kinda obsessing. [Read more...]
“Senseless violence needs to stop and I thought the only way I could do something was to make a fashion statement.” – Toby Milstein
Last night, I had the [Read more...]
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...]
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...]
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.
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...]
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...]
The Little Pink Blog loves Brazilian fashion, and we love to bring you some of the beautiful designs and collections that usually stay under the radar outside of Brazil. One such hidden gem is AnunciaÃ§Ã£o, headed by designer Maria Elvira Crosara, who started the label in 1988.
The brand is well-known and loved in Brazil (famous fans including singers ZÃ©lia Duncan and Marisa Monte), with a flagship shop in the ultra-chic Oscar Freire street in SÃ£o Paulo. Itâ€™s also very pink, and we like that!
So as we build up to the next edition of SÃ£o Paulo Fashion Week, we got an exclusive interview with Maria Elvira, who tells us about the inspiration behind her prints, patterns and designs. [Read more...]
Many brands are betting on iPhone apps to keep their customer base happy.
Recently Gucci launched a very nicely produced app available in eight languages.
It offered travel advice for cities relevant to the brandâ€™s history such as Portofino and Milan, plus glossy, magazine-like features showing how their products are made, interviews with designers, social networking live feeds and robust e-commerce options.
They sell it as an â€œall-encompassing experience for the luxury brandâ€™s enthusiastsâ€ and it is certainly a well-judged app. [Read more...]
By:Â Alexandra Campuzano, guest blogger
Through elementary school I was always mortified when my mom packed my lunch. I never got a peanut butter & jelly sandwich, a bag of chips and a juice box.
I was always the kid who had bistec (steak), rice and maduros (fried plantains).
How ethnic! How embarrassing! [Read more...]
By: Alice Bonasio
Itâ€™s the eternal dilemma when it comes to shoes, especially if you are a woman: do you go for comfort or beauty?
And as the days grow hotter the question becomes even more urgent, but reaching for a pair of Flip Flops doesnâ€™t necessarily mean letting go of your pretty footwear standards. [Read more...]
After a long, bitter winter it’s safe to say we’re all craving a little summer sun. But with the onset of the hottest of seasons, there’s always one synonymous question on every fashionista’s mind - what will I wear?
Whether you’re sitting poolside, escaping to a tropical getaway or simply soaking in the rays on your favorite beach – you deserve to look and feel as fashion-forward as ever. Get the low down on this season’s trendiest colors, patterns and styles so that your perfectly prepared to rock your best bikini. [Read more...]
By: Alice Bonasio
Being green is one of those things â€“ like eating healthily â€“ that we all want to do but donâ€™t always get around to. Recycling can be time-consuming, and researching which products are the most eco-friendly or ethically produced takes time that busy women with jobs might not have.
And for the fashion-savvy, the idea of actually wearing your recycling could seem like a step too far, but fear not. A hot new trend from Brazil is transforming humble soda can ring pulls into fashion must-haves, being extensively featured in the fashion press, including Elle Magazine. [Read more...]
By: Kelly Ahern, guest blogger
Who doesnâ€™t love a little fashion funâ€”especially when it consists of designer luxury from the comfort of your own home?
Fashion legend Derek Lam and eBay, the worldâ€™s most significant and most popular fashion destination, officially launched what is being considered the first-ever crowdsourced fashion collection: DEREK LAM + ebay.
Made available for purchase, with the click of a mouse, DEREK LAM + eBay went viral on Tuesday, May 10th at 11AM EST/8AM PST.
â€œeBay created an incredibly unique opportunity to have a direct dialogue with shoppers around the worldâ€”and the community interest in helping influence the DEREK LAM + eBay collection has been phenomenal.â€
â€“ Derek Lam [Read more...]