Shiaparelli and Prada: Met Madness

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The Met Museum Shiaparelli and Prada: Impossible Conversations – is the new feature at the Met Mueseum’s Spring 2012 Costume Exhibition – it “explores the striking affinities between Elsa Schiaparelli and Miuccia Prada, two Italian designers from different eras.” Inspired by a Miguel Covarrubia’s Vanity fair interview in the 1930’s, and Baz Luhrman’s video of … Continue reading

Red Valentino Fall 2012. I am in LOVE.

These are just my select favorites from the Red Valentino, Fall 2012 Collection. I am in awe of the craftsmanship of the garments to the makeup to the stage setting. The silhouettes, color choice, and design are such a fun romance- inspired by a modernized Victorian woman with a bit of the 40’s flair-and the playfulness from a children’s storybook. … Continue reading

Jason Wu, Spring 2011

JASON WU SPRING 2012 UNFINISHED

I have an obsession with the Jason Wu collections, season after season. He never fails to stay true to his design aesthetic, whilst adding enough change each season. The colors and silhouettes that he uses are always, superb. Yes, I love Jason Wu. For his Spring 2012 collection, I  loved the use of pinks, yellows, and whites-accented … Continue reading