When I worked as an attorney (in another life), it was a serious challenge to try to put together outfits that were office-appropriate but still what I considered stylish and self-expressive. It was at a time and at a firm that was extra conservative (think pre-Ally McBeal micro-minis; if you know that reference, you're … Continue reading Promote Your Look: What to Wear to Work for Summer
Forget everything you know about fringe — forget its Western roots, forget its co-opting by Coachella boho babes. Fringe down the spring runways was graphic, edgy and wholly badass. Read on to see the full story. Originally published in Composure Magazine, layout by Min A. Lee.
Following a trend that's not going anywhere anytime soon, cool-girl fashion brand alice + olivia by Stacy Bendet, in partnership with Neiman Marcus, held a fashion show in a see-now-buy-now format, complete with a pop-up shop where guests could buy the looks straight off the runway. The show focused on a festival theme, with the highly anticipated alice + olivia x … Continue reading Beauty Backstage at the Alice + Olivia x Neiman Marcus Spring/Summer 2016 Show
Every season, I peruse runway photos, devour fashion magazines and scan street style blogs to see what inspires me. Honestly, some seasons, I'm like, meh. Maybe I'll "skip" this season and just stick to my tried-and-true faves. After all, if you follow fashion long enough, you see that trends don't last just one season … Continue reading My Favorite Spring Trend: The Modern Ruffle
Feeling spring yet? Brighten not just your spirits but your wardrobe with the happiest of hues: rose quartz, one of Pantone’s 2016 colors of the year. There's a shade for every skin tone, and you'll be amazed at how quickly it brightens a pale, sallow, winter-worn complexion. Read on to take a closer look … Continue reading Rosy Outlook: Fashion Inspired by Pantone’s Color of the Year, Rose Quartz