Daily Archives: November 15, 2010

Vogue takes the honors for Tom Ford.

Vogue nails a exclusive with Tom Fords new women’s collection.         More details are listed below in this link. http://nymag.com/daily/fashion/2010/11/vogue_got_the_privilege_of_sho.html

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Visual search for High Fashion…Will it take off?

Interesting story on finding stuff online from High Fashion Collections. An invite to a press event Wednesday has sparked speculation that Google will apply its newly-purchased Like.com assets to help consumers buy clothing they see online and in person this … Continue reading

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My Polyvore picks… The Classic trench Coat.

Everybody should have a quality and classic trench coat in their closet. Here are my picks  from Polyvore.com. I also choose a wide price range on these jackets. Enjoy! Please also note I am a huge fan of color, but … Continue reading

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Get to know…PeggyWolfDesign on Etsy.com

PeggyWolfDesign is a lovely illustrator out of London. I really enjoy  her use of collage in her pieces. I have included her bio below. Check her out! ABOUT ME I’ve been born in Germany where I have studied Fashion Design … Continue reading

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Behind the Seams…The history of Missoni

Missoni originally a Husband – and -wife design Team. Ottavio Missoni (b. 1932, Dalmatia, Italy) and Rosita Jelmini (b. 1932 Varese, Italy) founded the fabulous Missoni Company in 1953. Ottavio had previously owned a firm that made tracksuits and Rosita had worked for her … Continue reading

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Did you know… Antonio Lopez illustrator

Antonio, 1943-87. Illustrator. Born in Antonio Lopez in Puerto Rico. Antonio, was the son of a couturier, who moved to New York at the age of eight. He studied at the High School of Industrial Art and the Fashion Institute of Technology. In … Continue reading

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Behind the Trend…The Turban

A turban is a long scarf of fine linen, cotton or silk worn around the head in a wound fashion. Turbans are typically worn by Muslim and Sikh men. In the early 20th century, Paul poiret featured turbans with orientally … Continue reading

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A guide to Vintage…NY magazine gives some tips

Do you have the brains to shop vintage? Do you know if the rules have changed when shopping for vintage materials. Check out this great article and look at the info. Their are some great tips and info listed in … Continue reading

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Marc Jacobs playing Monopoly with the West Village?

The New York Times wrote a interesting article on Marc Jacobs monopolizing the West Village with the companies stores. What do you think? http://www.nytimes.com/2010/11/11/fashion/11CRITIC.html

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