"clothing is too mundane a word"
I have been waiting all week to blog about this because I’m not even sure how to describe it. The couture shows were all INCREDIBLE last week, as always, but I was particularly captivated by John Galliano’s Dior masterpieces. The show was a tribute to Rene Gruau, the Dior illustrator in the 1940s and 50s, and I think it somehow encompasses everything I find inspiring about fashion. ...
this is a bit of a personal post. i am craving travel so badly right now. i think its because i feel standstill and scared and theres nothing guaranteed in the months to come. and travel promises beauty and experiences and inspiration and adventure. also the following pictures from this food blog made me want to dive inside my computer screen, grab a latte and macaroon, and journal at a...
two for one!
For all my readers out there: (mom, grandma…that’s probably about it…) I apologize for the lack of postings recently! Life has been all shades of crazy. My darling sister/best friend/stable person that keeps me emotionally sane just left for South Africa for the next 5 months. Follow her adventures here! She really hates blogging and all forms of social media, so be nice to...
Inspiration du Jour
Dancers Among Us is a photo gallery of professional dancers in everyday situations in New York City I found via Swiss Miss today. So stunning!
My last week at home I was absolutely freezing. It was only 30 degrees, which I realize isn’t that cold, but it definitely felt like it. When perusing through the Spring shows, I forgot how beautiful Jenny Packham’s dresses were. They definitely have winter/ice queen vibes and they’re just completely elegant. I want to see someone in a Jenny Packham at the upcoming awards...
Thoughts for Spring 2011: vibrant and dramatic citrus-infused colors Lanvin (all images Spring 2011 RTW) Proenza Schouler Dior Halston Marc Jacobs Jil Sander
Spring and Skirts.
Just having returned from a week in Hawaii, I’m surprised to be bummed by the cold weather (usually my favorite, what’s up with that?) However, looking forward (as we all should be in this new year), there is so much new-ness on the verge! For starters, NY Fall 2011 fashion week has been confirmed for February 10-17… Spring ads are beginning to be released… Valentino...