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Force of Nature

Mar 06 2015 | By Lisa Bruckenstein
The Victoria and Albert Museum in London is celebrating one of the world’s most legendary designers from March 14 to July 19. Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty is the first and largest retrospective...
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Holiday Ornaments

Dec 08 2014 | By Corie Hengst
Deck hair with accessories that add glitz and glam. In preparation for festive celebrations, add a little something to clients’ chic updos or flowing waves with a fitting hair accessory. Nick...
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December 2014 Notebook

Dec 07 2014 | By Corie Hengst, Lisa Bruckenstein
FRAME OF MIND Horst: Photographer of Style, an exhibit currently at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London, is a retrospective of legendary fashion photographer Horst P. Horst’s...
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November 2014 Notebook

Nov 11 2014 | By Kelley Donahue, Lisa Bruckenstein, Corie Hengst
SEW FINE These one-of-a-kind, intricate quilts are the handiwork of artist Kimberly Rado, owner of Starry Night Hollow in Solana Beach, CA. The designs, which take Rado up to one month to...
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Mod Squad

Nov 10 2014 | By Kelley Donahue
Designers traveled back to the ’60s on the fall/winter 2014 catwalks, celebrating the decade once defined by Twiggy and Jane Birkin. Designs ranged from pastel hues and high hemlines, to shift and...
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October Notebook

Oct 09 2014 | By Desiree Cole, Kristen Heinzinger, Kelley Donahue, Lisa Bruckenstein, Corie Hengst
COLD CALLING Designers including Céline, Calvin Klein and Stella McCartney (seen here) may have had this past winter’s polar vortex in mind when they sent an array of cozy knits down the fall/...
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Sep 06 2014 | By Corie Hengst, Kelley Donahue, Kristen Heinzinger, Lisa Bruckenstein
s Golden State This fall, go for the gold with shadow that makes eyes sparkle, like the look MAC Cosmetics’ Gordon Espinet created at the Desigual fall/winter 2014 New York show. Espinet says...
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Caped Crusaders

Sep 03 2014 | By Kelley Donahue
Like a picture straight out of Grimms’ Fairy Tales, capes made a strong showing on the fall/winter 2014 catwalks. The alluring cocoons ranged from Dolce & Gabbana’s Red Riding Hood sleeveless...
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Square Dance

Aug 09 2014 | By Kelley Donahue
Designers’ “mad about plaid” obsession last season has evolved into a full-blown love affair in spring/summer 2014. Couture houses like Balmain (seen here), Derek Lam and Oscar de la Renta fell...
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May 2014 Notebook

May 02 2014 | By Corie Hengst, Kelley Donahue, Lisa Bruckenstein
House of Style PHOTOGRAPHY: Courtesy of The Art Archive / Mondadori Portfolio / Marisa Rastellini The Italian fashion industry is renowned for its use of luxurious materials, precise technique...
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