Birthday Girl Invites you to Celebrate the Gift of Life

On Wednesday, July 9th, 2014, I attended the Celebrate Life! Soirée’ presented by the Birthday Girl and the JED foundation at the Paramount Hotel in midtown Manhattan. Birthday Girl is a birthday apparel and lifestyle brand that was established by Mary J. Blige & her protégé, Starshell, who lost her sister to suicide at the age of 14.  The efforts of Birthday Girl are combined with JED foundation … Continue reading Birthday Girl Invites you to Celebrate the Gift of Life

Celeb-spiration: America Ferrera’s Red and Black Polka Dot Print

  America Ferrera looked amazing as she arrived outside the ITV Studios. Here’s how you can copy her look. But, it you don’t want to make the celebrity splurge, I also provided some options that incorporate the same pattern (black polka dots against red) that will be much friendlier on your wallet. STEAL HER LOOK For $498.00 (on sale by the way, it retails for … Continue reading Celeb-spiration: America Ferrera’s Red and Black Polka Dot Print

Couture Design House Draws From Historic Royalty

TeKay Designs, a couture house based in Houston, debuted its “Queen of the Brides” royalty themed bridal gowns during New York Fashion week this past February. The collection was inspired by the elegance of historic monarchas, and featured luxury fabrics, textures and colors. Not only were the gowns unique, but the faces that graced the runway were as well, as diversity was applied to the model … Continue reading Couture Design House Draws From Historic Royalty

Get Glamorous Anti-Chafing Thigh Bands

A few weeks ago I attended an event where I was introduced to Bandelettes, a brand that produces thigh bands to relieve all of the uncomfortable problems of inner thigh chafing that many women encounter when wearing skirts and dresses. What is chafing? It’s the irritation skin may experience due to the repetitive friction from a specific area, such as the thighs, rubbing together. Bandelettes … Continue reading Get Glamorous Anti-Chafing Thigh Bands

Diego Binetti NYFW F/W 2014 Hair Recap

During New York Fashion Week designer Diego Binetti revealed his FW14 collection title LOVE. The collection features cape-like wool coats, wild prints, and oversized knits and tops. According to Binetti, “The LOVE by Diego Binetti FW14 has a spirit that is Nomadic with a city-slicker vibe…LOVE collection is unapologetically street-inspired with a sophisticated bohemian flair.” Stylist Jenny Balding created the hair look for the collection’s debut developing … Continue reading Diego Binetti NYFW F/W 2014 Hair Recap

Couture Fashion Week New York 2/14/14 6pm Show

On Friday, February 14th I attended the 6pm show of Couture Fashion Week featureing designers Nonye Lumm Couture, Wesley Petermann and Marisol Henriquez. Set to the pulsating beats of African music Nonye Lumm Couture was first up with a vivid display of gorgeous evening gowns, billowing dresses and tailored suits. The edgy androgynous creations of swiss designer Wesley Petermann was up next. Highlights included a show-stopping fur dress creation, and a flamboyant Lady-Gaga-esqe … Continue reading Couture Fashion Week New York 2/14/14 6pm Show

Macy’s Wear Red Sale

According to American Heart Association’s Go Red For Women movement, an estimated 43 million women in the Unites States are affected by cardiovascular disease. To help combat this, Macy’s is hosting a number of ways to raise money and awareness for women’s heart health. The Wear Red Sale (starts February 5th) Get an extra 20% off in-store at Macys on select items when you: 1. … Continue reading Macy’s Wear Red Sale

Find Your Next Outfit: New Arrivals at Liveinfashion.com

Looking for you next fashionable outfit? Check out the new arrivals at Liveinfashion.com , an online boutique launched in December 2009 by Michelle Akers. The website features unusual, daring and bold pieces for the woman who dares to be different and is a reflection of Akers’ unique style. The new winter collection includes feisty jewelry pieces, sultry peek-a-boo black garments, and metallic gold and silver … Continue reading Find Your Next Outfit: New Arrivals at Liveinfashion.com

“Faith. Hope. Fashion.” 2013 Annual Gala

On October 9th the 3rd Annual United Colors (UCOF) was held at the Lexington Avenue Armory in New York City. Event Honorary Chair Fern Mallis presented legendary supermodel Pat Cleveland with the 2013 Lifetime Achievement Award against a colorfully lit backdrop that spelled out the night’s theme in oversized letters: FAITH. HOPE. FASHION. Additionally, the event honored Sade Solomon, UCOF’s top student, with the Achiever of … Continue reading “Faith. Hope. Fashion.” 2013 Annual Gala