Earlier this year we learned that Virgil Abloh became the creative director of Louis Vuitton. So, I wanted to know the story behind Virgil. At first, I couldn't quite grasp what his design aesthetic was or audience. However, after watching a couple of interviews and reading articles his fashion pov (point of view) became…Read more Virgil Abloh Designer for the Millenials?
Met Gala 2018 heated up with the theme "Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination" out at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute. So many different looks and styles. There were some hits and misses but I'll let you all decide. My favorite look of the night was Rihanna hands down. Rihanna per usual…Read more Met Gala 2018 Heavenly Bodies
Is Anna Wintour leaving Vogue? There are many speculations and rumors that Anna Wintour would be leaving Vogue allegedly by the end of the year. Wintour has been editor-in-chief at Vogue since 1988. So, there is talks that it's all just rumors. Let's think about this for a moment. What would Vogue be like without Anna…Read more Anna Wintour Leaving Vogue?
Count Hubert James Marcel Taffin de Givenchy one of my favorite fashion designers. This post is not going to be some sob story about his death. However, I wanted to do a short homage to his life's work. There were several projects that he did that I didn't know anything about. For instance, styling/dressing Audrey…Read more Homage to Hubert de Givenchy
One thing about Karl Lagerfeld he knows how to put on a production. Show after show, he gets it right! The setting of the show is in a forest. Models emerge from behind mirror box. The looks are dark, vintage, and very Andy Sachs from The Devil Wears Prada. Most of the model rocked top…Read more Come into The Woods with Chanel Fall-Winter 2018 2019 Ready-to-Wear Show!
After watching both of these shows, I noticed some similarities. Not design aesthetic but some the fabric choices. Sheer fabrics, leather, and fur coats. John's Collection was more ready to wear. Balmain chic collection had edge and fashion forward. For those of you that are new to my blog, I'll explain how I review collections. …Read more Were John Richmond and Balmain Fall 2018 Collections Inspired by similar Inspiration?
My take on this collection, I think it's a bit all over the place personally. However, I can see people wearing a few of these items as individual pieces. This show opens with the audience placed sectioned off around hospital gurney. The music is eerie and a phone rings as the music plays. Models walk out holding…Read more Gucci Fall/Winter 2018 Runway Collection Deranged or Artistic Expression?