Fashion Month roared in like a lion and out like a lamb wearing Chanel sneaker boots. Fall 2014 was a continuation of last season’s trends (abstract colorblocking, worldly prints, etc.) combined with an abundance of luxurious coats and buttery leather thigh high boots. Just for kicks, here's a highly edited selection of favorites:
Prabal Gurung’s drapey layers and muted tones; Slouchy windowpane prints at 3.1 Phillip Lim, Juan Carlos Obando does American Hustle; Insouciant wallpaper
March 7, 2013
This street style photo caught my eye--I love the Laura Ingalls-meets-dominatrix mashup of sweet maxi dress + sky-high stripper heels. I noticed quite a few romantic-ish maxi dresses on the Fall 2013 runways as well:
Top: Zuhair Murad, Kenzo, Givenchy Bottom: Mara Hoffman, Giles, Preen
You could easily come up with your own interpretation of this look for Spring--because really, who wants to wait ‘til Fall? I found a sweet floral frock and red tank dress
Another Cincinnati Fashion Week has come and gone, this time sponsored by Macy's. Both the kickoff and the final show were held at in-store venues, which made what was once a grass roots indie event unquestionably mainstream.
At the kickoff, DAAP fashion students showed off their styling skills using clothing and accessories available at Macy's. I'm loving the unexpected combo of bright blue with those earth tones.
On Saturday, the week of events culminated in a
September 9, 2012
I can’t believe I’m saying (typing, whatever) this, but I kiiiiinda forgot about Fashion Week. It wasn’t until I checked my Twitter feed and noticed all the #nyfw tags that I even realized New York Fashion Week was in full swing! Without me! Same as it always is!
While I haven’t had a chance to catch a livestream show or even glance at runway pics on style.com, I do likes to keep up with the street