The perfect little cocktail dress… My picks from

If you need some ideas for new years, check out my picks for cocktail dresses from!

Behind the Trend…Tailleur

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

Some examples of Serious trends for Spring 2011

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.


1. 60’s Coats – Try a A-Line shape coat in a fun bright color like this.

Michael Kors Spring 2011


2. Try up a grown up version of a 70’s dress. Example : Marc Jacobs 2011




3. Wes Gordon makes a great example of trend Number 3. Spring 2011 is calling for military-ish jackets.


4. High Wasted  Flare Jeans! So excited for this look. I think it’s super cute and it’s different from the skinny jean look.

Derek Lam, Spring 2011 makes a great example of this.

5. Fun prints mixed and matched. Chris Benz, spring 2011 makes a wonderful example of this trend. So go ahead and mix and match different prints.



6. Super preppy accessories. Tommy Hilfinger is known very well for this style. But accessorizing with preppy accessories is great trend for spring 2011.



7. Citrus Colors. I think the combination of a citrus color and a shade of blue is a fabulous combination. Check out a great example of this by

Prabal Gurung, spring 2011

Some of my own… New and old illustrations

Here are some of my new and old illustrations that I have posted below. Enjoy!