Tag Archives: F/W 09

Shoe Laces are the New Stiletto Heel

A few years ago, stilettos were all the rage. This season, though, shoe laces dominate.                                                                                   Photo by Jock Sturges. Model, Skye Stracke, in “Wild” styled by Monika Kropfitsch Marie Claire Italy.

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DIY Embellished Tights Project Update

Here is an update on the progress of the DIY project I started a couple of weeks ago. Of course, I started by gathering all of the necessary materials: Tights, needle and thread, and sequins. Then, I separated the sequins, … Continue reading

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You’re An Insider

Pss. Here’s a little secret. I have an internet-stalker-like suspicion that Forever 21 is going to have a pair of over the knee/thigh high boots online soon. You’d better keep a close eye on the site, though. They’re likely to … Continue reading

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Weekend DIY Project: Bead Embellished Tights

I have abosolutely NOTHING planned for this weekend. So, I figured I will have plenty of time to work on a DIY project that I’ve had in the back of my mind- a pair of embellished tights like the ones … Continue reading

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    These pictures are old (I had natural hair and I think I had just descovered blush), but I thought of them when I saw this picture of Rihanna wearing a fur stole. Everyone who knows me knows that … Continue reading

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Spotted: Duffle Coats for Fall

At the end of last winter season, I knew that I needed a coat for this fall. I couldn’t find the right one then, so I’ve been looking intensively since the end of last season. One thing I notice was … Continue reading

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The 20% Rule

I shop online almost exclusively. My email box is stuffed with messages about this sale, and that one. Bloomingdales has 25-40% off cold weather essentials (ends today, so hurry) and Alexander McQueen is at Gilt this week… But, even if there … Continue reading

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Loving J.Crew Socks and Tights for Fall


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NyC Fashion Week: Fashion’s Night Out Recap

Arriving in NyC Fast forward to night 2 (first night us girls just caught up on some gossip), Fashion’s Night Out!!!  We had our guide: Started out on  Seventh Ave. in Chelsea  A little wine and cheese before heading out … Continue reading

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Black Beauties: Jordan Dunn, Sessilee, Chanel, and Arlenis Cover the September Issue of i-D Mag

i-D will be the first fashion magazine to showcase women of color on the September 2009 issue.     See the video here.

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Too Cool For School: From Saddle Shoes To Oxfords

  Photos from Teen Vogue Growing up as a private school attending, uniform-wearing fashionista, I found ways to incorporate fashion into the mundane jumper/shirt and skirt combination, such as cute cardigans, funky tights, bows, etc…I wore Saddle shoes from about first … Continue reading

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“In despirate Need of Chanel” Fall 2009 Couture


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