Modern Day Amelia Earhart – Rihanna

“There’s something so special about a woman who dominates in a man’s world. It takes a certain grace, strength, intelligence, fearlessness, and the nerve to never take no for an answer. Amelia Earhart was such a dynamic force in her industry, setting multiple aviation records in her time.” Rihanna For the March cover of Harper’s Bazaar Rihanna channels Amelia Earhart, first American female aviation pioneer and author. To say Rihanna has broken down barriers in music and fashion pretty much goes without saying. Beautiful and talented she makes quite a statement in this photo editorial, especially during a time when women are fighting harder than ever for their rights. We live in a time when women are stronger, smarter, capable and more successful than ever, but still battling to be seen as an equal in a man’s world. The photos capture the theme of Earhart’s fashion at the time but all…

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NYFW Day 1: Brock Collection/Ulla Johnson

Day one at NYFW has concluded. Today we bring you some highlights of what opening day at the tents looked like for Fall/Winter 2017. We start with the Brock Collection. Never heard of them? Ok here is the rundown. The design team consists of a husband and wife, Laura Vassar and Kris Brock who won the top prize at the CFDA/Vogue fashion fund award. Here comes their first presentation since their big win. We enjoyed this collection and once again from the looks of things, textures and luxe furs continue to make strong statements for next fall (although we prefer faux, we’ll take the real deal as inspiration). There were lady-like looks including pencil skirts, poufy dresses and polished daywear. We loved the cinched waistlines, plaids and gingham patterns with nude and camel tones. Another collection that we enjoyed was Ulla Johnson. Her pieces had bohemian elements with exceptional outerwear tailoring.…

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NYFW Provides Alternative Diversion

We can all agree that many of us are suffering from political fatigue as of late. Even if you never touch upon the topic, somehow you have come across the endless daily headlines. Trying to decipher what is real and what is not in the news is a daily occurrence and using our best judgment has certainly become almost a superhero-like power. With so many polarized points of views and contentious discussions, we all need a bit of distraction and for all those who love fashion there are some ‘alternative options’. Today marks the official first day of New York Fashion Week, which has also been hit with 2017’s first big snow storm. We are also in the midst of award season, with the Grammy’s on February 12th (we will have all the fashion best dressed on the blog), and the Oscars on February 26th. Oh, and FYI there are…

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2017 Golden Globes Fashion Winners of the Night

Awards season has officially commenced. This weekend the Golden Globes opened up their red carpet and the A-listers came marching down in their Sunday best. It was a night to celebrate and honor some of Hollywood’s best work in television, film and music. With so many great shows on television, Amazon and Netflix the competition was fierce to say the least. For a few years now, the big screen is not the only option for great entertainment. Of course, there were some films that stood out for their numerous nominations like ‘La La Land’ and ‘Moonlight’. It will be an interesting race to the Oscars which will be held this year on Sunday, February 26th (Oscar nominations are announced on January 24th). The full list of awards season schedule can be found here. Now on to why we are here, the red carpet fashion! It was a night of glitz and glamour…

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TRENDING NOW: CHOKER TOPS

Is it a turtleneck? Does the choker piece come with the top or are they separate? Well, for all those that are lovers of the choker, that infamous 90s trend – here is something sliding up on the trending charts. We are seeing more of the choker tops making a big wave. This look is quite versatile since you can easily wear it to the office with slacks or a pencil skirt. On the weekends, all you need is your favorite pair of denim jeans and you are all set. Long sleeves or sleeveless, in jumpers or a dress the choker top automatically gives you that statement look without having to look for an additional accessory. To have the outfit already come with a neckpiece through the cooler fall months, well that’s a bonus in itself! Celebrities have already been seen everywhere donning this look and it’s caught the eye of…

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