Karl, you blew up the pearl! I absolutely adored the loosely twisted low buns, bound together with an oversized pearl, at Chanel‘s spring showing. So elegant, simple and easy to replicate . . . just pull it all together with a half drilled pearl attached to an elastic tie.
Time Magazine recently released their list of 25 Best Blogs of 2012, which included some favorites as well as a few we had not yet heard of. Awesome People Hanging Out Together archives photographs of icons and legends . . . well, just hanging out together. The imagination goes wild just thinking about the conversations and circumstances that surround these close encounters.
In honor of her very own fairy tale, Diane von Furstenberg‘s spring collection was fabricated with the polish of a princess and the heart of a gypsy. Seeing the stunning details in person last week transported me to all the exotic destinations that the collection was inspired by. And for those of you that might have missed her show in New York last month, you’ll have to check out the video below where Diane and several models captured the whole experience through Google’s new Glass technology. ” We live in such an amazing world. Things that we thought would be science fiction now exist. But fashion, technology, its all about life and being the women you want to be.”
There’s nothing better than the first sight of pumpkins in early October . . . a sign that fall is officially here and the holidays are soon to follow. While I’ll be carving a few shapely gourds in time for Halloween next week, I was inspired to decoupage a small batch with paint and black lace. They’re delightfully ghoulish and a great way to keep those pumpkins lasting longer!
After both working under the tutelage of Peter Som, designers Britt Cosgrove and Marina Polo have launched their own environmentally sustainable collection . . . and trust us, it’s good. SVILU features clean, twisted classic silhouettes and is produced locally in NYC with fabrics such organic cotton, tencel, modal, and cupro. We can’t wait to see more from these two talented ladies.