Archive for the Fashion Category

Inspiration

This is how I like to use inspiration. And then I saw this little close up – I found both of these in the Paris Vogue edition, but in the domestic mags this is what I found for Dolce & Gabbana for fall 2012 Now, I know […]

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Best dressed of the Week – (a la Vogue)

Usually I don’t pay much attention to this stuff because mostly it’s so off-the-wall and so un-pertainable to regular folks lifestyles, that it’s really not worth a look. But not so these days.  We actually have pretty and really beautiful clothing worn and shown.  This article makes […]

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Karl Lagerfeld called!!!!

Karl Lagerfeld called!!!!

OK – he didn’t call, but that’s my fantasy. I REALLY admire this guy.  Yes, he’s sorta nutty looking and he looks like he wouldn’t invent, discover and paraticularly create anything classic. And let me tell you.  Prima Donna was invented for this guy.  He’s announced when […]

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The Row

….is the name of Mark-Kate and Ashley Olsen’s line of clothes.  They’ve now been in the biz about 10 years, and you could say that not only are they still around, but they are making a success of the fashion biz.  It’s almost everyday you get a […]

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Aren’t we lucky?

You know we women really are.  I read this article and thought – how dull it is to dress like a businessman?  (Although they can ad a little life to their wardrobe when they want, and this was NOT the place to experiment – bringing up another […]

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This is NOT a political statement…

….we have enough of that lately, but this is a reality check. It’s a very real look at the cost of fine clothing.  This is to put things in perspective about what good clothing costs, and more importantly to put the appropriate and realistic value on your […]

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Prabal Gurung

This young designer from Nepal is garnering all sorts of accolades by all the right people – IOW, lots of really important folks are wearing his garments.   Click the photo for the article. But what I like about this is a return to more normal and more wearable clothes. […]

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It’s Fall now, so that means it’s Spring in the Fashion World

Yeah, I know it’s crazy – as the models say they freeze in winter and burn up in summer – they wear bikinis in the winter and heavy coats in the summer. And even though we’re seeing all the latest Fall stuff in the stores (you can […]

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Burdastyle September, 2012

It’s been a while since I’ve been wowed by a new issue of Burdastyle, but September did it for me. I’ve been going through a Katrantzou obsession lately and honestly can’t get enough of the plethora of prints that a person can put together, when Burda is […]

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Where’s the next market for clothes.

I’m still working my way through Overdressed:  The Shockingly High Cost of Cheap Clothing, which is to the point of how we got where we are.  It is filled with stats and figured, which isn’t all that important, except that the author as done her homework very […]

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