A prada twist on nursery rhymes for the Fashionista Mother

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For the woman more accustomed to singing Missoni’s praises than singing lullabies comes Amy Allen’s irresistible This Little Piggy Went to Prada: Nursery Rhymes for the Blahnik Brigade. Filled from cover to cover with sumptuous full color illustrations by Eun-Kyung Kung, This Little Piggy Went to Prada presents classic nursery rhymes with a thoroughly modern and charmingly ironic spin that will make the most sleepless fashionista mom smile, even when she’s knee-deep in diapers.

 

 

Fashion & Style…A Mother’s Influence

For These Designers, Mom Knew Best

By CHLOE MALLE

Published: May 6, 2011

IN “The Importance of Being Earnest,” Oscar Wilde wrote: “All women become like their mothers. That is their tragedy. No man does. That’s his.” Fashion designers get around this problem by incorporating their mother’s way of dressing into their work. On the occasion of Mother’s Day, several shared their primal style memories.

http://www.nytimes.com/slideshow/2011/05/08/style/MOMS.html?ref=fashion

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/05/08/fashion/08MOTHERS.html?pagewanted=all

Mrs. Middleton’s dress- Catherine’s mom

Straight from the royal website – “Mrs. Carole Middleton is wearing a sky blue wool crepe coatdress with matching satin piping and passementerie at the waist and cuff over a sky blue silk shantung ‘Sydney’ day dress with short pleated sleeves and pleated pockets.  The dress and coatdress are by Catherine Walker.  Mrs. Middleton’s hat is by Berkshire-based Jane Corbett.”

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For more information on this -http://www.officialroyalwedding2011.org/blog/2011/April/29/Mrs-Middleton-s-dress