Monthly Archives: May 2011

Get to know Erin Gordon

  “One phone book, a newspaper, 20 shopping bags, 15 paper grocery bags and three thrift-store dresses brought UCF student Erin Gordon to the attention of NBC.   Gordon, having graduated only weeks ago with a degree in photography, never … Continue reading

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Get to know Meg from Broken Wings on Etsy.com

Meg has been producing creations for many years and she clearly has found her nitch. She makes a mixture of unique items that she sells on Etsy at the store Broken Wings. Check out some of my picks of her … Continue reading

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The High End of Couture…Ikram in Chicago

Chicago has some wonderful shopping spots, this past weekend I accidently walked into a store called IKRAM located at 873 North Rush Street. I was completely shocked at how amazing their selection was. Ikram carries some of the most well … Continue reading

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From a Fellow Blogger get to know Rebecca from Underground Apple

Rebecca Randles is a fellow fashionista who we thought we would share with you. We contacted Rebecca for a interview and this is what she had to say below. Why do you do it? What was your initial, and continuing, … Continue reading

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Get to know Brooks, Donald

A costume and Fashion designer Brooks was born in New York, USA. He was educated at the Fine Arts School of Syracuse University, New York and Parsons School of Design. In 1958 he began designing under his own label and … Continue reading

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Michelle Obama’s Fashion looks in Europe

I think she always looks impeccably put together. She wore a lot of British Designers recently. What do you think? Check out her recent looks from her trip around Europe.

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The Downfall of Urban Outfitters….SCANDAL

Urban Outfitters has been caught ripping off artisans again. Want to learn more about it? click on the link below. http://www.inquisitr.com/109051/urban-outfitters-caught-ripping-off-indie-artisans-again/ Not to excited about this because this is a clear violation of these artists creations. What are your thoughts … Continue reading

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Have you heard of Grima, Andrew?

Grima, Andrew is a jewelry designer who was born in Rome, Italy. In 1946 he established Grima a company in London to manufacture traditional pieces of jewelry.  In the 1960’s he began to design contemporary jewelry and in 1966 he … Continue reading

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What is a Bettina Blouse?

Introduced by Givenchy in 1952, The Bettina blouse was named after Bettina Graziani. Graziani was one of the top models in Paris who worked exclusively for Givenchy in the 1950’s. The Blouse was made of shirting, with a wide, open … Continue reading

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Get to know Designer Capucci, Roberto

Roberto Capucci is a designer that was born in 1929 in Italy. He studied at the Academia delle Belle Arti in Rome. Capucci is currently 80 years old. He was employed for designer Emilio Schuberth before opening his own house … Continue reading

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