Destiny is for losers. It’s just a stupid excuse to wait for things to...– Blair Waldorf
When in doubt, wear red.– Bill Blass
Toeing the Line
“Women think of all colors except the absence of color. I have said that black has it all. White too. Their beauty is absolute. It is the perfect harmony.” -Coco Chanel Coco Chanel originally created the two-toned cap toe shoe in nude leather with a black toe to elongate the leg and give women a neutral shoe to wear with anything. This season, we’re seeing a major adoption of this...
Flashback Friday: Peter Pan Collars
You’ve seen them around and regardless of what you think, you’ve probably worn one yourself at some point in your life: the flat, rounded, collar named for the costume worn by Maude Adams in her 1905 role as Peter Pan. That collar that became de rigeur on little girl dresses in the 1920s and has come in and out of fashion ever since. You thought it was left to die back with the...
One of the things we love most about fashion is that it empowers creative expression in everyone, and while some would lament the explosion of fashion blogs, we LOVE it—more inspiration, more creativity, more everything. This week, Coury Combs’s blog, Fancy Treehouse, caught our eye. This pretty little thing hails from East Nashville, Tennessee and we love her quirky yet feminine...
Be daring, be different, be impractical, be anything that will assert integrity...– Cecil Beaton