THE INCEY WINCEY of CHARLOTTE OLYMPIA & Her Fabulous Collections

THE INCEY WINCEY of CHARLOTTE OLYMPIA & Her Fabulous Collections

I had the pleasure of attending a press preview for British designer, Charlotte Olympia at her 5th Avenue store on Thursday August 22nd, for her newest collections of shoes and clutches! Charlotte Olympia just came out with a few new collections, the first being a new line of little girl's shoes & booties in tandem [...]

Favorite Things Friday – The Rococo of Marie Antoinette

Bonjour mes lecteurs les merveilleux!! - Hello, my wonderful readers! This weeks Favorite Things Friday is filled with my favorite genre of art and time period in history! Rococo art has alway been dear to my heart! In 2006 when Sofia Coppola directed "Marie Antoinette" my lavish pastel dreams came to life! Each time I [...]

The Style Your Spring & Summer Gift Box Contest…IS HERE!!!!!!!

The Style Your Spring & Summer Gift Box Contest…IS HERE!!!!!!!

Spring is here and summer is just around the corner, which means we have already begun revamping our wardrobes for the hotter months ahead. To welcome in May, June, July & August I have decided to make things a bit cooler by having a giveaway contest on the blog! Who doesn’t love winning free items [...]

Announcing the Spring/Summer Gift Box Contest!!

Who doesn't love winning free items from some of todays most trendy brands?!? That is what the Style Your Spring & Summer Gift Box Contest is all about!! On April 29th, you'll have the chance to enter to win a gift box curated by moi, filled with clothing and accessories from hot designer brands I [...]

MBFW FALL 2013 – Lela Rose

MBFW FALL 2013 – Lela Rose

Taking inspiration from fairy tales written by the Brothers Grimm, Lela Rose transformed her ready to wear collection into a modern day Cinderella, if you will. Starting the show off with conservative day pieces for the chic 20-30 something woman, styled with large yet demure prints and seamlessly gliding into the elegant "I"m off to [...]

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 [...]

Marie Claire Italia’s Pret-a-Porter Spring 2013 Film with Mila Krasnoiarova.

Marie Claire Italia’s Pret-a-Porter  Spring 2013 Film with Mila Krasnoiarova.

I've been feeling very whimsical lately, needing the presence of romantic silhouettes and lustrous fabrics with airy movement in my life. Maybe its because Valentine's Day is around the corner or maybe it's just because I am consciously and subconsciously yearning for how women used to "dress" in yesteryear to come back in vogue! I [...]

DARA’S SENT STYLE: Franken-Fashion and the Cape!

DARA’S SENT STYLE: Franken-Fashion and the Cape!

Well, I did it again. I managed to break my ankle walking down the city streets while on my way to a fashion event. Was I wearing stilettos? OH NO, my dear readers! I was wearing my favorite pair of flat boots! Honestly, thank g-d for that. I couldn't imagine the damage done if I [...]

TIS THE SEASON TO GO SHOPPING – Fun Holiday Gift Guide 2012!

TIS THE SEASON TO GO SHOPPING – Fun Holiday Gift Guide 2012!

Tis the season to go shopping, Fah-Lah-Lah-Lah-Lah Lah-Lah-LAH! We all love being gifted during the holiday season, right? Right! But some of us may find it difficult to buy for our loved ones. Especially those who we think may have it all! (I always find that phrase funny: "Shopping for someone who has everything") How [...]

DESIGNER SPOTLIGHT: NORMAN AMBROSE – The Art of Dressing A Woman In Today’s Society

In my opinion, the best characteristic a designer can possess, is the devotion to his craft. Designer Norman Ambrose, not only designs the most exquisite womenswear but is involved in every step of the way; hand creating all of his garments. From an inspired idea to the red carpet, every detail is overseen and crafted [...]