Velvet Crush

Velvet blazers, velvet dusters, velvet flares, velvet pantsuits and velvet shoes ....

Spotted: Dress Over Pants

I’ve lived in Northern California for over 5 years now and I still haven’t adjusted to weather in Bay Area, where summer dresses stay closeted for most of the season because temperatures peak in the fall. But dresses…

State The Label

Life spent on an alpaca farm on Vashon Island, Washington was the inspiration behind Adrienne Antonson’s farm-to-hangar approach when designing her clothing line, State. The collection consists of smocks, layerable tops, lightweight and loose fitting pants, peasant…

MiH Pre-Fall 2012

Judy Linn’s iconic photographs of Patti Smith were the inspiration behind MiH‘s collection of covetable androgynous and cool denim styles. I must say that the first time I slipped on a pair of MiH’s Marrakesh kick…

Jason Wu Pre-Fall 2012

Inspired by Indian maharajas and Charley Harper‘s illustrations, Jason Wu turned out the most classic and regal collection for pre-fall. The hand knotted sweaters, leather and sequined collars, color block trousers (need), houndstooth paneling, and…

Break The Pattern

It’s been nearly four months since Zara‘s e-commerce site launched in the US and surprisingly, I had yet to make a purchase online until last night. There’s nothing like the claustrophobic fear of venturing outside…