If you need some ideas for new years, check out my picks for cocktail dresses from Polyvore.com!
Tailleur- is a tailored suit or ensemble which became popular during the second half of the 19th century. It plain and simple just means it’s a women’s tailored suit. Source: The Thames and Hudson Dictionary of Fashion and Fashion Designers
Glamour Magazine gives some examples of some fantastic Spring 2011 trends. I personally fell in love with the citrus look that is listed below. Glamour lists 16 trends to check them out click on the link below. http://www.glamour.com/fashion/2010/09/spring-2011s-most-wearable-fashion-trends#slide=17 1. 60’s Coats – Try a A-Line shape coat in a fun bright color like this….
Here are some of my new and old illustrations that I have posted below. Enjoy!
Need a fancy Gown for new years? I found some GORGEOUS options on Polyvore.com. Check them out and let me know what you think!
The sailor collar is made of two thicknesses of a heavy fabric. This fabric would be sewn together and then cut into a square which falls down the back and narrows to a point in the front, where a bow is tied. It was a popular style for women in the 1920’s and 1930’s. Often referred to…
Blonde Chick Studio makes affordable and super cute jewelry. I think her stuff is unique and extremely affordable making it easy to look chic every day. I have included her bio below and some of her pieces that I wanted to share with you all. For more information please click on her Etsy store link below. http://www.etsy.com/shop/BlondeChick?ref=pr_shop_more…
The link below has good explanation of the top nine fashion apps for IPAD http://www.stylebistro.com/Fashion+Forum/articles/XviJW8NCnoR/Top+10+Fashion+Style+iPad+Apps 1.Interview 2. Gilt.com 3. Gap 1969 Stream 4. ShopStyle 5. Style.com 6.Macys IShop 7. VMagazine 8. ChicTV 9. Cool Hunting
Gore is a flared panel sewn into skirts to increase their width. Gored skirts were popular during the 19th century. Exaggerated gores, with pointed ends near the waist offered fullness at the hem. This trend was increasingly popular during the 1930’s. Source: The Thames and Hudson Dictionary of Fashion and Fashion Designers
Here are some really cool finds from Etsy.com for Vintage gear. Check out what I found and let me know what you think. I will add more as I find stuff on Etsy that I like. Enjoy!