Denver Fashion Week Spring ’16

  Let me start out by saying that I really enjoyed the Denver Fashion Weekend Spring ’16 festivities, a multi-day event that features local and national designers and boutiques, along with hair shows and awards ceremonies. Unfortunately, I missed the 303 Awards/Southwest Hairstyling Awards on Night One, but celebrity stylist Tabitha Coffey received a Lifetime…

I Didn’t Know Balmain Had a Hair Care Line Either

  It was during Paris Fashion Week that the I discovered Balmain was into hair? Should I feel stupid for not knowing the French fashion brand extended to a hair care line? This revelation came just yesterday while reading an article on Business of Fashion about Balmain’s new custom wig venture – an extension of…

News From The Beautiverse – Pre-Fall and Couture Edition

  What Exactly Does Pre-Fall Mean? The pre-fall shows have just ended and the haute couture shows are winding down. They are the appetizers before we sit down for fashion week. I don’t know why they call it fashion week when globally, it lasts for two and a half months. While I’m owning my confusion,…

Art and Stroll: CHANEL Spring-Summer 2014 Ready-to-Wear (Video)

  Is there a spell that compels tweed to magically mold into fantastic pieces for the Chanel brand? If you’re wondering like I am how something so seemingly conservative and male-oriented as tweed continually come to life so fresh and completely feminine year after year? I am still stunned at how Karl Lagerfeld has managed…

MBFW NY Spring 2014 Schedule Plus Zac Posen, Hervé Léger and Jason Wu

Mercedes Benz Fashion Week is alive and kicking and I couldn’t be more excited. I always find this time honored event an opportunity to discover new designers and catch up with my favorite designers. For the curious and committed, this is the entire schedule for Spring 2014 fashion week festivities. September 05 9AM NICHOLAS K…

Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Spring 2014

I am looking forward to tomorrow which is the start of Mercedes Benz Fashion Week in New York. It’s the Spring 2014 shows this week, and many of my favorites, including a new favorite J. Mendel are showing. Here are a few looks from J. Mendel’s Fall 2013 runway show. Which runway show(s) are you…

Project Runway’s Million Dollar Runway Creates Meltdowns

The minute I saw the promo for Project Runway’s seasons 2nd episode, “Million Dollar Runway”, I got very excited. The challenge of designing creations worthy of $30 million dollars worth of diamond jewelry is exciting and daunting. For this challenge, Heidi brought back the dreaded “button bag” which was used for picking which model diamond…

Project Runway 12 Premieres Dramatic Season

Project runway season 12 started out with a blast with “the unconventional challenge” straight out of the gate, an unusual and cunning move. The designers didn’t even get the chance to settle in before Heidi threw what most would say is the most difficult of challenges at them. Usually, the “unconventional challenge” makes an appearance…

Midriff Mania

Everywhere I look, I see stomach exposure and not just because it is hot outside. This time of year, it is customary to wear lighter fabric and colors and bare a little skin, and the location of choice is the midriff at the moment. The runways were overrun with models’ flaunting their midsections in bandage…