Fashion Week, News, Trends

Diet Prada: Fashion Critics for the New Age

It is often said that fashion is cyclical, that trends have a way of riding the hamster wheel from total irrelevance to totally in vogue. But what of near exact copies of entire looks or even blatant cultural appropriations? These can get lost in the shuffle of hectic fashion week schedules only to be buried […]

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Personal Style, Trends

Spring 2017 Trend Alert: Pink Nation

I am often asked, “What is the must-have color this season?” To which I respond, “There isn’t one specific color.” Though this is a completely unsatisfying answer to the inquirer, someone who would like nothing more than to be on-trend, it is almost always true. There is typically a school of colors that are identified […]

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Trends

Fall Trend Alert: Plush Crush

Fall and winter are the two seasons, in which we can fulfill our desires for opulence. Cashmere throws, monstrous fur coats, weighty embroideries- these, as some would say, “trivial” pleasures become necessary amid the bitter chill. That’s why this season we are embracing the lusciousness of velvet in a myriad of gem tones. Velvet may […]

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Trends

Spring 2016 Trend Alert: The Cold Shoulder

Clockwise from Top Left: Erdem; Chlo√© Mini Dress, $3,995; Balmain; Proenza Schouler; Jonathan Smkhai Silk Top, $395¬† If the spring collections taught us anything it’s that the shoulder has surpassed the legs, cleavage, and even naval region as the most desirable body part to put on display. With chic necklines ranging from cutout to criss-cross […]

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Trends

Trend Alert: Fresh Out the Bedroom

Give ’em the Slip: Clockwise From Top Left: Rag & Bone Nina Silk-Charmeuse Midi Dress, $450; Celine SS16; Burberry Prorsum SS16; Saint Laurent Silk-Satin Mini Dress, $3,850; Calvin Klein Collection SS16 Spring/Summer 2016 saw a resurgence of 90’s era fashion- namely, the slip dress. This slinky favorite took a turn on all the major runways […]

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