Essentially Ellington’s 20th Anniversary Luncheon – Jazz at Lincoln Center. 

Essentially Ellington’s 20th Anniversary Luncheon – Jazz at Lincoln Center. 

 On Thursday, May 7th my friend and fellow fashion blogger Martha (mdollnyc.com) invited me to attend a beautiful luncheon at Jazz at Lincoln Center in the Time Warner Building - honoring the 20th Anniversary of the high school educational japp program - Essentially Ellington. The afternoon was bright and sunny which aided in making the [...]

MBFW-NY FW15- Dara’s Sent Style Day No.3 – Valentine’s Day In The Snow!

MBFW-NY FW15- Dara’s Sent Style Day No.3 – Valentine’s Day In The Snow!

HAPPY VALENTINES DAY YA'LL!! TODAY IS THE DAY WHERE WE ALL DRESS UP IN 50+ SHADES OF RED (including pink) AND STUFF OUR FACES WITH BOXES OF CHOCOLATE - if you're single like me. Or if you're a fashion girl, you're still wearing shades of red and pink and flocking to a show at fashion [...]

MBFW-NY FW15 – Dara’s Sent Style – Day No.1

MBFW-NY FW15 – Dara’s Sent Style – Day No.1

Hello My Loves!!!! Fashion Week has been off to a really great start and I cant wait to share all of the wonderful moments with you. In the mean time you can follow my Instagram for all of the behind the scenes fun!! (@TheStyleSenders) IT'S THE FIRST DAY OF FASHION WEEK!! I had the hardest [...]

Dara’s Sent Style – MBFW SS15 No. 1

Dara’s Sent Style – MBFW SS15 No. 1

Dara’s Sent Style – MBFW SS15 No. 1 Forever 21: Tee & Blouse, Fashion to Figure: Blazer, Peter Pilotto for Target: Sunglasses, Erin Dana: Handbag, Ivanka Trump: Sandals, Dara Senders: Bracelets and Necklace, Eleanor Kalle: Earrings, JewelMint: Ring On the 1st day of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week - New York Spring 2015 at Lincoln Center  (Sept [...]

MBFW FW14 – NEW SEASON, NEW CHANGES!

MBFW FW14 – NEW SEASON, NEW CHANGES!

The Style Senders is super excited to announce our 4th official season of being accredited members of the press for Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Fall 2014. Taking place February 6-13, 2014 in New York City at Lincoln Center and brand new venues across Manhattan! With all the changes being made to the structure of the [...]

Everything Is Beautiful At The Ballet – Vogue Edition.

Everything Is Beautiful At The Ballet – Vogue Edition.

As a former dancer I am always inspired by the ballet. The beautiful music, the opulent costumes, and the elegant atmosphere takes me to another world. I feel this way whether I'm dancing or a member of the audience. In fact, what I love most about Mercedes Benz Fashion Week being held at Lincoln Center [...]

MBFW SS2014: Dara’s Sent Style #3

MBFW SS2014: Dara’s Sent Style #3

What I wore to Mercedes Benz Fashion Week - Day 3 Sleek & Sophisticated   THE LOOK Jacket: Fashion to Figure Cami: Nordstrom Pants: Forever21 Shoes: Neutralizers Clutch: Henri Bendel Sunglasses: Forever21 Necklace: JewelMint Bracelets: JewelMint, Sequence Collection Ring: Glitterrings Hair: Tresemme Salon xoxoStyleSenders Photo Cred: Molly Torian FOLLOW THE STYLE SENDERS ON OUR SOCIAL [...]

MBFW FALL 2013: A MILK MADE & LINCOLN CENTER DAY WITH AMERICAN EXPRESS

MBFW FALL 2013: A MILK MADE & LINCOLN CENTER DAY WITH AMERICAN EXPRESS

My last day of fashion week was my busiest. Shows on location at Lincoln Center (I almost said Bryant Park) and off location had me running around like frantic well dressed chicken - Couture Chicken in reference to something a little later in my post!  American Express invited me to be a guest in their [...]

MBFW FALL 2013: Feeling Pretty at Candela

MBFW FALL 2013: Feeling Pretty at Candela

My first show at MBFW was a pure ride of enjoyment of cozy and soft glitzy femininity from the 1920's with a punch of hipster-like western flair. Models stood tall and fierce with layered frocks in ultra pastels and faded hues of pinks, blushes, neutrals and blues - mostly seen for spring. The colors reminded [...]

MBFW Fall 2013 – Having A Ball For Fall!

MBFW Fall 2013 – Having A Ball For Fall!

On the first day of fashion week my assistant gave to me, 12 reasons to be thankful for him. La-De-Da-Deeeeee!! As he puts it "On my résumé I will be adding official bag holder to the list of tasks performed"! Obviously his complaint is only said in jest. As I approached the tents to meet [...]

Feeling The Energy Of Mercedes Benz Fashion Week!

Every Season the international fashion industry becomes a family and unites at Lincoln Center for what we like to call Mercedes Benz Fashion Week! As an attendee for the past 13 seasons (wow where has the time gone!?) I find myself, mid week starting to peter-out. Waking up at the crack of dawn, hair, makeup [...]

The Fashion Week Memoirs of a Jersey Girl & a Southern Belle!

At Olympus Fashion Week Spring 2007 I was a sophomore at FIT. During Fashion Week, I had the great opportunity to intern at the Bill Blass offices for the day of the fashion show. This is when Prabal Gurung was creative director. I knew then he'd be one of fashion's greats! His collection for BB [...]