City Cool with Wallis Limited Edition “W” Collection

With the kids back to school, fall’s top trends everywhere you cannot miss the latest affordable fall/winter collection by Wallis Fashion. “This season Wallis brings you a definitive collection, which we believe offers a unique take on this season’s relevant messages and delivers try style, versatility and individuality. There is less seasonality to our wardrobes now and we have ensured that we continue to deliver an affordable and current rand o premium pieces. Wallis plays into the idea of ‘accessible style’, which is perfect for the modern woman’s busy lifestyle and fit to flatter requirements” – Jo Collins, Wallis Design Director  ‘W’ A LIMITED EDITION Urban undertones are seen in the Metropolis AW13 ‘W’ collection and Monochrome is the key statement of this capsule line, which includes up-styled leathers, and a feminine take on the season’s must have Crombie coat. Prints and animal textures are all part of the styling…

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Fall Trend: Denim Style

Searching for the perfect pair of jeans has been one of the biggest style dilemma’s for woman for ages. The positive side to this task is that denim jeans these days come in a variety of cuts, colors and price points. This past Spring and Summer you may have noticed an increase of denim shorts, dresses and accessories. This will continue on to this upcoming Fall season. Sure denim wear has been around forever one may think, but its the multiple ways that its being used in fashion that makes this a strong trend for autumn/winter 2013. Mixing and matching is almost the unspoken rule to the broken rules in today’s fashion. So what are you left with? A little room to play up your creativity. Denim’s rage has spiked and with it different ways to wear it. Do you remember the days when it was almost forbidden to wear…

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Steal vs Splurge: Top 5 Fall Satchel Handbags

Every season comes with a new set of Fashion accessory must-haves. This fall is no exception. Although many ladies love their shoes, handbags continue to be at the top of the “favorites”category. A handbag is multifunctional in the sense that it is useful on a daily basis and can be a great addition to one or many outfits. This Autumn/Winter season handbag satchels are all the rage and come with a very structured simplified aesthetic. There are many versions of this classic style and a variety of price points.. Today the blog brings you our version of “Steal vs Splurge”. Satchel’s are great for the office, if you are running errands on the weekends or if you just need a bag that will take you from day to night. So Fashionistas leave your comments below and tell us which bag is your favorite. Do you have a color, design or…

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Retrospective Exhibition at The Museum at FIT

Inspiration has always been a key factor when it comes to Fashion. Although looking forward has always been important within the industry, taking a retrospective look back has proven to to be quite successful for Fashion Designers. New York City holds many gems but when it comes to fashion and exhibits there is no other like the FIT Museum located in midtown Manhattan. If you are currently residing in the New York area or are planning a visit to the Big Apple between now and November, don’t miss this exciting array of fashion on display now.  This exhibition is a must see for any Fashionista that has an appreciation for textiles and the history of fashion. If you are looking to broaden your views on how certain styles and trends impacted vintage to modern designers this event is a must see. It’s quite a lesson of transformation and evolution that…

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Fall Must Have: The Leather Jacket

August has arrived and with it comes a sense of seasonal shift of sorts. It’s hard not to notice that we are in the last few weeks of summer. Well with all the back to school ads, summer blow out sales and the new fall inventory hitting the store shelves. Pretty soon it will be time to start reaching for that light jacket that will help you transition into Fall.  Now speaking of outerwear there is one item that year after year Fashionistas obsess over and that is the leather jacket. There are hundreds of versions of this cool classic piece that can be found in many of our favorite stores. With  so many rules of fashion gone out the window the leather jacket can be worn in so many ways that it has become somewhat of a closet staple for many.  Take away the rock and roll stigma and…

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